8.10.2 Storage Status screen
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Highlight Storage Status in the Storage menu and press the
The Storage Status setup screen appears and displays information about the
DVR's storage devices.
Storage Status screen
The Type column displays the type of storage device.
The Disk Bad column displays the percentage of bad sectors. "Not formatted"
indicates the device is not formatted.
The Temperature column displays the temperature of the storage device.
The S.M.A.R.T. column displays "Good", "Bad" or "N/A", depending on storage
The storage condition is normal.
Data cannot be written on or read from the storage device.
Storage conditions are normal, however, the S.M.A.R.T. monitoring is not working or
When the storage condition is "Bad", the Event Status – Storage screen displays and you can check
the storage condition for details. Once the "Bad" message displays, replacing the hard disk drive is
recommended, usually within 24 hours.
Temperature and S.M.A.R.T. information will be available only for IDE hard disk drives supporting the
SMART (Self-Monitoring Analysis and Reporting Technology) monitoring program.
Selecting Close and pressing the
button exits the screen.