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  1.    17 Jun 2017 #11
    Join Date : Jul 2015
    Posts : 873
    Windows 10 Home

    "cant dont have a usb or dvd.."

    You never did say if you have file backups but if not and since your disk is failing but not entirely dead, I URGE you to buy an external usb drive, RIGHT NOW, big enough to backup your data (pictures, music, etc) which will be totally lost when the drive fails, which the SMART test critical result predicts could happen at any time.
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  2.    17 Jun 2017 #12
    Join Date : Jan 2015
    UK, Midlands
    Posts : 10,971
    Win 10 Pro (1703)

    An SD card is totally inappropriate and not designed for such a purpose. Further, it's a removable drive.

    You could get a basic hard disk for- oh, £20 or less- 500Mb downwards.. you can probably do better. 1Tb for oh, less than £40.

    Then you should have a disk for backups- say 2x the size of the data you're backing up if you keep multiple or incremental copies.

    I use a 2Tb disk I got for about £55 for disk imaging my 256Gb SSD + 1Tb SSHD.
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  3.    17 Jun 2017 #13
    Join Date : Apr 2017
    Posts : 8,645
    windows 10 professional version 1607 build 14393.969 64 bit

    Consider backing up your files immediately in the cloud. Many are free or nominal cost. Then when you get your flash drive or HD or SSD drive you can move or restore the files.
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  4.    18 Jun 2017 #14
    Join Date : Jul 2016
    Posts : 14
    Windows 10
    Thread Starter

    Will my OS be deleted as well?
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  5.    18 Jun 2017 #15
    Join Date : Jan 2015
    UK, Midlands
    Posts : 10,971
    Win 10 Pro (1703)

    When? If you're installing to a new disk, as you need to, then clearly no.
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  6.    18 Jun 2017 #16
    Join Date : Jul 2016
    Posts : 14
    Windows 10
    Thread Starter

    Quote Originally Posted by dalchina View Post
    When? If you're installing to a new disk, as you need to, then clearly no.
    No when my hard drive shits
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  7.    18 Jun 2017 #17
    Join Date : Jan 2015
    UK, Midlands
    Posts : 10,971
    Win 10 Pro (1703)

    Sorry, I'm unfamiliar with that feature.
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  8.    18 Jun 2017 #18
    Join Date : Jul 2016
    Posts : 14
    Windows 10
    Thread Starter

    Alright well i'll mark this solved because im basically ****ed lol time to buy a new pc I got my lcd leaking out of my screen anyway.
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