Definition of hard error in English:

hard error

Syllabification: hard er·ror

noun

Computing
  • An error or hardware fault causing failure of a program or operating system, especially one that gives no option of recovery.
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    • In a preferred embodiment, the invention provides a method for determining soft and hard errors in memory.
    • If you have a large number of hard errors on your disk, you will probably need to replace your hard drive.
    • A number of times recently we've seen discussions about how to disable hard error popups in a kernel driver.

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