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on July 11, 2008 at 10:16:51 am

If we can't fix it,

let's shoot the darn thing!


Repair borked hard drive, after attempting to recover data...


"...you might be able to avoid the need to reformat your computer. Because doing a complete reformat of your computer will erase the contents of the hard drive and require you to reinstall all software, reformatting is usually a last resort. " ("How To Reformat..." below)


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