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Recently I tried to dual boot OpenBSD and Windows 8.1. Unfortunately for me, I was inexperienced in fdisk and accidentally formatted my hard drive :( I tried to install Windows again but it refused because 'drive 0 partition 2 might fail soon.' I am trying to install Mac OS X instead but this again, refuses to install because 'TOSHIBA MQ01ABF050 has a hardware problem that can't be repaired.' Do I have to completely order a new drive? I am positive that this can be fixed and ordering a new hard drive would be a last resort. Please help! :(

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I forgot to include Disk Utility stats at the installation. Apparently the S.M.A.R.T. status is 'failing'

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If the SMART status indicates that the drive is failing, then yes, you're looking at buying a new hard drive.

The fact that it failed while you were trying to set up a dual-boot configuration is just a coincidence. The drive was set to die on you regardless.

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