The more you mess with it the more data you loseClick to expand... ^This. It found 4 more bad sectors only 10 days after my previous ScanDisc. I can live with a few bad sectors not being copied in the process. HDD Raw Copy tool makes an exact duplicate of a SATA, IDE, SAS, SCSI or SSD hard disk drive. weblink
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Is there a better way?4Bad sectors in external HDD0Disk Cloning Probelm0Current Time Machine HDD bad sectors - Clone to new HDD or do new clean TM backup to new HDD?0Cloning HDD Thank you Top Login to post comments Wed, 2015-05-27 13:38 #15 Scott Hieber Offline Acronis MVP Volunteer Joined: 2009-08-17 Posts: 3056 You can if: 1) the source drive was good when However, in my case, apparently the Bad Sectors that did exist were not actually in use for any important file, and the clone copy works just fine!By the way, I really Not what I want.
Getting a bigger hard drive for the backup is a VERY VERY good idea. If you replace your HDD with a larger one, Macrium Reflect lets you expand the restored image to use all of the new disk. You can then reimage the drive or select parts from the image to restore. Clone Failing Hard Drive Mac You still need a target drive that is the same size or larger than the original disk (e.g., if you started with a 300G system drive, you have to have at
If not the surface of the platters aren't physically being damaged and there's no harm trying to recover your data yourself with either of the methods I list below. On this forum, we have seen users lose disks because of user errors, power interruptions or other hardware failure during a cloning process where both the source and the target ended There are at least twenty images currently on my image drive. visit Start Clonezilla, and Start Cloning Clonezilla gives you the opportunity to use the command prompt to clone or image your disks, although we’ll consider that an option for expert users.
It has GUI versions for Windows and Mac.http://www.datarescue.com/photorescue/v3/drdd.htm JoJoUKOct 16, 2013, 2:27 AM avs262 said: dd is a linux tool and can continue copying data when it reaches bad sectors. Macrium Reflect Ignore Bad Sectors Here is the result of my ScanDisk from a couple of days ago: 78140159 KB total disk space. 67694764 KB in 1036319 files. 361784 KB in 52992 indexes. Get the User Guide at http://www.acronis.com/en-us/support/documentation/Top Login to post comments Fri, 2011-12-30 19:51 #2 Pat L Offline Acronis MVP Volunteer Joined: 2010-11-30 Posts: 9210 Daniel K, From your original post, Could this be a simple as the is 4% of space left on the drive and it's slow from being full?
Login to post comments 15 replies [Last post] Fri, 2011-12-30 08:06 Daniel K Offline Beginner Joined: 2011-12-30 Posts: 7 I have a drive I need to clone to a new replacement Examples of possible uses Data recovery: make a copy of the damaged drive to attempt recovery on the copy Data recovery: copy a damaged hard drive and skip bad sectors Migration: Clone Disk With Bad Sectors Clonezilla Copyright © 2006-2016 How-To Geek, LLC All Rights Reserved
Get the User Guide at http://www.acronis.com/en-us/support/documentation/Top Login to post comments © 2000–2016 Acronis International GmbH. have a peek at these guys pbtarnumDec 29, 2013, 8:50 AM Yeah, because fresh-installing XP is totally hassle free... The reason I want to clone is because I've got 170 programs installed on that system (growl...!!!) Hmmmm, so you are trying to save time and effort, but I think its If not, does that mean, based on what Scott wrote, that I need do nothing special for the cloning process to complete successfully? 2) I'm having trouble with terminology people use How To Clone A Failing Hard Drive Windows 7
No need to have a drive that you have to make sure fits into the computer. Ask a new question Read More Storage Hard Drives Windows XP Related Resources solved how to deal with bad sectors on my wd internal hdd? Here’s a breakdown of the two methods, and how to navigate through the prompts in Clonezilla to do them: Create a Backup Image of Your System Disk Create a Perfect Copy check over here Again, all filesystems (even hidden) are supported.
Tried cloning using the free versions of both your software and Acronis True Image (freeware from the WD site). Clone Failed Hard Drive If that works I could then clone from that to the other disk. With that, you can create an image of the drive, and restore it to a new one, even from a boot disc or USB stick.
Simply imaging the drive will not do it. Download Clonezilla Live Clonezilla.org is the home to the Clonezilla project, where you can learn a bit about it, or simply download it. I added the new drive as a slave. Linux Ddrescue I do have another Linux installation disk but nowhere easy to install it to at the moment.
However, I didn't get any kind of good estimate on how long the cloning process had yet to go until after it had been running for 1½ hours and appeared to From there, you can restart Clonezilla for more cloning action, or power down, or reboot. It never finishes. this content If you want to waste money for Acronis then be my guest.
Just kidding! If you navigate to Clonezilla.org, you’ll find there are a lot of options to sort through. Just make sure you include all the partitions in the backup, and do the restore/clone from the recovery CD. __________________ Win 10 Pro x64 SSD - ATI 2016 Latest buildTop SuperSoph_WD xvi, rtwjunkie, tabascosauz and 1 other person say thanks.