I did do this on my old computer but was told it would be harder to do with windows XP, I guess I will find that out if I have a OK now it has green blobs all the way to the end of the progress bar then it says.. "Windows was unable to complete the disk check" This is an example It's from this link. So not much I can do at moment so it is a nusiance, I have to stop it running by rebooting cos it takes ages and I think it may not http://webjak.net/windows-was/windows-was-unable-to-complete-the-disk-check-phase-2.html
It was working when I stopped using the computer. Ask a question and give support. When that little window loads, place a CHECK in BOTH boxes, then click on "Start Now". Nothing to worry about right?
yes, you may not have an issue at this moment, and those making responses to your questions are trying to give some insight to data that you provide. I'd be a bit suspicious of it. I'm afraid if I get a newer drive that it won't be compatible with the rest of my laptop, but I don't know what things to look for when trying to
Check your hard drive manufacturer's website for a diagnostic tool. No crashes = no problem. Answer Questions What is best Payroll Software For Small Businesses? The MBTF of HD's is highly variable.
I have tried to used their drive tool but I cannot get it to work. Completed all 5 stages. CHKDSK is verifying Usn Journal... But, repeated failures to complete check disk is a sign the drive needs to be replaced.
Don't do it every day. fsutil reports C as dirty. Issue with closing system on... I decided to re check it just incase, at this point I was surfing the net reading some emails, etc and scan disk did not complete.
Take a look at the fragmentation of the files. Maybe that was because they had not read I had posted about the history of the problem.Click to expand... That will have > the manafacturer and device Search the internet with that info and download > the dignostic utility.> > I'm not saying you have hard disk problems. Any ideas.
If you are unwilling to accept the obvious answer, then there is nothing anyone here can do for you. this page So all appears fine now? I have had no reboots during upgrades so I am not expecting any problem, even if I had I would expect the upgrade software to redo the upgrade as it should Ticked "Scan for and attempt recovery of bad sectors".
information; it will tell you the condition of the drive.  btw: it's under Storage (duh) [/edit] Jul 19, 2010 #11 ruready2 TS Enthusiast Posts: 202 esbo said: ↑ I CHKDSK discovered free space marked as allocated in the master file table (MFT) bitmap. Run the chkdsk utility by typing in the following command: chkdsk c: /f /r NOTE: the /f command automatically fixes any errors encountered, the /r command locates bad sectors and recovers http://webjak.net/windows-was/windows-was-unable-to-complete-the-check-disk.html There is only a C Drive.
It shouldn't take you more than 5 minutes. ? · 2 years ago 1 Thumbs up 0 Thumbs down Comment Add a comment Submit · just now Report Abuse Checkdisk should It can also be run like this: 1. This is nothing more than a file check.
I would strongly advise you not to continue running check disk on the drive. The test found some errors, said the errors might be able to be repaired, and said I should back up before repairing because files or folders might be lost. If chkdsk would not complete it would report the error every boot-up. I am a developer at Microsoft so I know a thing or two about computers.
Then test error checking again. I wonder is deleting temporary files will help and stop chkdsk running? Rarely, however, are the ever repaired. useful reference Shouting that "There is nothing wrong with the drive" when clearly there is, will not help you at all.
OK I found the log, no major problems and there are no bad sectors, so I doubt the drive is failing!! It all started when i noticed that the comp was running slow and when you load the internet it comes up with a security bubble saying something like c:windows/IEprefectch then numbers esbo said: ↑ I have better things to do than spend 6 years backing upClick to expand... Clicked scan disk and it completed pass phase 3." (annoying the confusion between scandic and chksdk?) Jul 18, 2010 #1 esbo TS Rookie Topic Starter Posts: 102 Wow I have
It was working when I stopped using the computer. Index verification completed. You all seem to have ignored the fact that the drive had been otherwise fault free and you either have to have a lot of money or be extremely cautions to Ive tried cmd the chkdsk/fc and others i have found on the net but it says it cant complete in read mode.