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\015 I have a Compaq Presario and the I get "HDD failure is emminent", I installed a brand new HDD same exact size and IDE. Loaded WinXP Home everything was great until I loaded SP3 and then received the same message. I uninstalled SP3 and the message went away. I updated the BIOS and reloaded SP3 and the same message returned. This is only day 5 on the brand new HDD and I did run the diagnostic from HDD manufacturer and detected 0 problems on the HDD. I believe the problem is with SMART and XP SP3. How can I get rid of the SMART in the BIOS?\015
You can shut off smart in the bios... i'm not sure which menu... i believe it will be in the second one on the left... that is if the bios will allow you to make the changes
Just enter the bios and poke around. You should see something that says "SMART" turn it off. If there is no option you're probably stuck with the message.
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