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Intel® Solid State Drive Toolbox ( http://downloadcenter.intel.com/Detail_Desc.aspx?agr=Y&DwnldID=18455&lang=eng ) > Run Full Diagnostic Scan > Run > Read scan / Data integrity scan.
It's problems like yours that is the reason I'm selling my SSD and buying a WD VelociRaptor 10K HDD instead. I don't expect hardware to last forever, but I do expect it to last for at least a few years without problems. I've not really saw any reports on the life of SSDs, other than Intel providing a three-year warranty.
As the user above me suggested, try the Intel SSD Toolbox and run the full diagnostic scan. Can you read this file in Window's safe mode? Try copying the file in Safe mode or even booting from an NTFS boot disk - see what results you get then. If I think of anything else, I'll post a message here. I'm still unable to install Windows 7 on my SSD, it hangs during the install.
I understand completely. However, I think that there is something not right with Intel's SSDs, or at least not with the batch where my drive came from. I have three other SSDs, none of which have this problem. They were installed in a Fujitsu laptop, a Macbook as well as another Lenovo laptop. They all run fine, and they are all older than this Intel.
Maybe Intel should stick with making processors and chipsets?
I can't use a raptor since I'm using the disk in a laptop.
It's funny - I spent $300+ more to get a more reliable drive, and now I end up having a much less reliable drive compared with a traditional HD. Not to mention the time I have spent troubleshooting this, and the time I will have to spend to restore or reinstall ...
I got an RMA for mine and a replacement.
Also, if you are running Win7, I would recommend this hotfix: http://support.microsoft.com/kb/982927. It's unrelated to this problem, but something I ran into with every SSD on Win7.