Scan disk

Discussion in 'Windows Desktop Systems' started by canadian_divx, Apr 23, 2003.

  1. canadian_divx

    canadian_divx Canadian_divx

    i have tryed to do both windows nad nortons scan disk on the c drive and i know it needs to restart but when it start to run the app after restart it says that it cant continue, does anyone know why???
     
  2. bluzeboy

    bluzeboy Bluzeboy

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    try closing all start up apps,from msconfig & then run scaddisk
     
  3. yoyo

    yoyo _________________

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    At what point does it stop? If you run chkdsk in read only mode it will not continue if there are errors found.
    You could try to run chkdsk with the /r switch (to repair errors) from the recovery console.
     
  4. zyfos

    zyfos Resurrected

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    Use the /X switch for chkdsk to tell it to force a dismount of the volume.