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Student
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Failed SMART Short Self Test

Hi,

My computer failed the SMART Short Self Test.  Error code HD521-2W.  What does that mean?  What do I do to fix it?

Dean
Vidya
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Re: Failed SMART Short Self Test

This error is a warning when the Hard Drive of the unit is going to die shortly. Refer the following weblink for more information:

http://h10025.www1.hp.com/ewfrf/wc/document?docname=bph05701&cc=us&dlc=en&lc=en

 

If your system is in warranty, please contact HP technical support for Hard Drive replacement.

I am an HP employee.

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Vidya

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