My first laptop, about 15 years ago, was a Toshiba. The thing was almost bulletproof, and because of that I bought another one about 10 years ago, and it too was a solid computer that lasted a long time. This new one has not lived up to my expectations. Keep in mind, we ordered it straight from Toshiba, so it wasn't just some average laptop that you can find at Best Buy. I'm disappointed with Toshiba now, but I guess that's what the world of computers has come to. They're all crap.
So, about the title of the post, my wife killed the hard drive in her last computer, and we had a similar experience. I've never had a hard drive go out in one of my computers, so I think it's funny that it has happened to her twice in less than 2 years. It must be her
My wife is a hard drive killer