Having problems with your Toshiba Satellite M55-S3512 Notebook ?

My question was: By sheli_a_schm on Feb 11, 2010 " " Have tried to use the recover disk 4 times now, and it's booting, but still receiving weird error messages and the computer is behaving strangely. Periodically getting a blue screen for check dsk And your answer below was that the HD was probably failing. If that is the case, can I just purchase another HD, or is the computer a total loss? If I can purchase another HD for less than an arm and a leg, is it easy enough to install into the laptop


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Yup bad hard drive I would also say. Yes, you can just purchase another Hard Drive no problems. Yes you could install it yourself, & reinstall Windows. It isn't too hard. You just have to methodical and follow instructions. There are many tutorial on the 'net regards how to do it.
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