EASIS Drive Check Manual
  1. Start EASIS Drive Check
  2. Select internal hard disk drive or any storage device for diagnostics
  3. Choose the diagnostic test.
    If you want to test an internal ide / sata hard disk drive, you should read out S.M.A.R.T. values first.
      S.M.A.R.T. Test
    • Check out the given values. You can find the vendors hard drive type in the first edit field.
      Search with the vendor number for possible S.M.A.R.T. value interpretation in the Internet or post values directly to vendors forum.
    • Check the print button for hard copy reasons.
    • Test another drive or make a surface test by selecting "step back" or "again" button
  4. If you want to test external hard drives or other devices, you need to do the surface test.
    The surface test needs time, depending on the size of the storage medium.
      Surface Test
    • Select an email address, if you want to email the report.
    • Select start. During the read process you can observe, how many time the test will need.
    • Read errors are block wise. One read error means a minimum of one bad sector in a block of 128 sectors.
    • After finishing you will get a report.
    • Select "again" for more testing.
  5. If the surface sector test has read errors: make a backup and change the drive
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