Smart failure predicted on hard drive [Solved/Closed]

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- Jun 10, 2012 at 03:18 PM
Hello,
I have tried to recover my Sony laptop but its coming up with a error message " smart failure predicted on hard drive. Warning immediately back up your data and replace your hard disc drive. A failure may be imminent. Press f1 to continue. What does this mean ?????
can someone please help me.
Hayley Rodgers


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Thank you
SMART is the self-diagnostic software that is built into the hard drive.

You will need to replace the hard drive in your computer.

Good Luck