Hard Disk is also called hard disk drive, hard drive or fixed disk that is rigid non – removable magnetic disk with a large data storage capacity. It is faster and reliable than a floppy disk and it is a primary media for storing data and programs. It works as permanent storage as we know RAM is a volatile or erasable memory that gets erased when the power goes up. So, Hard disk is safer to store data for long-lasting.
Hard Drive is the brain of a computer used for data storage. Errors caused in hard disk leads to the threatening of data security for the users. Hard Disk errors are caused due to numerous reasons like malware or virus attacks, Poor power supply, Internal error, Firmware error or Manufacturer faults, Corrupted operating system files, Physical damage, etc. These errors are called Disk read error that is common and encounters in Windows 10 which get detected while the process of reading Hard Disk.
Disk Errors can be fixed by following these 4 steps one by one –
Using Startup Repair feature, you can fix the Disk error. For this, you need Windows 10 installation disc, then make the USB drive bootable by using the software like Rufus or Win2USB then follow the steps –
Under security Maintenance, you know about the condition of your operating system and the problems related to your systems. It can help you to know more about the software and hardware issues. If you already boot your system with Windows then perform these steps –
Windows have a tool called CHKDSK utility which is used to fix the problematic or logical file system issues and bad sectors that are causing Disk Errors. CHKDSK fixes most of the issues and makes Hard Drive accessible. Follow these steps-
Windows 10 has the feature to access the Windows Power shell to fix the disk error by using Repair – Volume command. Here are the steps-
Disk Error is a relatively painful and frustrating problem for computer users. To avoid this hard disk error, check your device on a regular basis using CHKDSK and hard drive monitoring system.