SeaTools for Windows tests SATA, USB, 1394, ATA (PATA/IDE) and SCSI drives.
It installs onto your system and allows you to select a specific test. If the drive passes SeaTools for Windows, your troubleshooting efforts can move to other areas.
Download the SeaTools for Windows file. Once the download starts, you will be prompted to either run the application, save the application or cancel the download. Click the Save button to save the application.
When you click on the Save button the Save As dialog will be launched. You may either save the application to your Desktop or to a folder of your choice.
After the SeaTools for Windows application has been downloaded and saved to the location you select, click on the SeaTools file to launch the Windows Installation Wizard.
Follow the instructions in the Wizard to complete the installation process.