Thanks for the reply and updates, now I understand and won't get so cranky.
We need to see if your HDD is damaged using Seagate Set-tools contained on the UBCD, download from the link below.
Use a computer with Windows 7 OS.
Save to the desktop.
Insert a 1GB or greater USB stick in a USB socket.
Right click on the file you downloaded, (UBCD ISO) and from the drop down menu.select Open With -> Windows Disk Image Burner.
in the window that opens, Select the USB stick, then click Burn.
When complete, Safely
remove the USB stick, and then post to us.http://www.majorgeek..._cd_(ubcd).html