is it suppose to take so long to create a partition on a usb

Discussion in 'General Off-Topic Chat' started by CJL18, Aug 29, 2010.

  1. CJL18
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    CJL18 GBAtemp Advanced Fan

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    harddrive? i created a partition on my 1TB harddrive and it's been going for over 8hours now and it's only 27% done. Does it usually takes this long to do this?
     
  2. Slyakin

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    No, even for a 1TB Hard Drive, it shouldn't take more than 3 hours (at the most). I'd suggest trying again, or run a S.M.A.R.T. test to see if you hard drive is degrading or not.
     
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