Home > Windows Xp > Windows Xp Unable To Complete Disk Check

Windows Xp Unable To Complete Disk Check

Hope is goes well. When dealing with hard drives, whether the data is critical or just a few pictures you'd soon not loose, it's a prerequisite to back it up. One of your disks needs to be checked for consistency. esbo said: ↑ I have better things to do than spend 6 years backing upClick to expand... my review here

Anyway ideas? here to. If I find a file that appears to be corrupted I will report it here however I don't expect to be doing that anytime in the near future!! The disk is 5 years old.

All Rights Reserved Tom's Hardware Guide ™ Ad choices Tech Support Forum Security Center Virus/Trojan/Spyware Help General Computer Security Computer Security News Microsoft Support BSOD, Crashes And Hangs Windows 10 Support Press ENTER to initiate the scan. Apparently, this is the reason I am unable to perform a defrag.I ran a Chkdsk.exe and got the following msg: The type of the file system is NTFS. Type the following: chkdsk /r and press ENTER.

OK I found the log, no major problems and there are no bad sectors, so I doubt the drive is failing!! Jul 18, 2010 #6 ruready2 TS Enthusiast Posts: 202 Ok then.. I feel confident my drive is basically OK, chkdsk has never ran properly on my system and I have had years of trouble free use (apart from when I had the Would you like to schedule this volume to be checked the next time the system restarts?

If you want to take your life in your hands so to speak, then so be it. Windows has made corrections to the file system. 71850239 KB total disk space. 42884964 KB in 554953 files. 393272 KB in 18102 indexes. 0 KB in bad sectors. 868199 KB in fsutil reports C as dirty. Put everything in a folder and backup to the drive overnight.

Thank you for helping us maintain CNET's great community. Apart from where it reports bad sectors. We use data about you for a number of purposes explained in the links below. Cleaning up 2598 unused index entries from index $SII of file 0x9.

The links > > are a great resource. Jul 19, 2010 #16 jobeard TS Ambassador Posts: 9,430 +626 My last comment was drawing attention that there are other issues than just bad sectors. I have good ram now so the problem should not get worse, I am very sure the bad ram has lets some file in a bad state however it does not Anyway I deleted as many temporary files as I could find from firefox IE and Chrome when I ran chkdsk over night, it had booted up in the morning.

That should relieve you from this problem. this page Jul 19, 2010 #15 Zilpha TS Enthusiast Posts: 319 Esbo, it sounds to me like you are unwilling to accept the fact that your hard drive might just have physical issues. You were getting file inconsistency errors which indicates a problem with writing to the disk 3. Sep 6, 2009 Add New Comment You need to be a member to leave a comment.

Are you telling me that it has never completed chkdsk? Basically everything works. My experience is that I have better luck with the iso in repairing bad sectors. get redirected here I saw it at 92% then suddenly computer restarted.

If you believe this post is offensive or violates the CNET Forums' Usage policies, you can report it below (this will not automatically remove the post). 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. y/nI tried the above and nothing happens.

SO it does no seem to have ran phase 3 but it reported no problem on stages 1 and 2?

NO! If chkdsk would not complete it would report the error every boot-up. Windows will now check the disk. I know of no one here who gets paid to offer advice and therefore only owe courtesy in answering.

Jul 19, 2010 #10 jobeard TS Ambassador Posts: 9,430 +626 google for Everest Home and get a copy. Please refer to our CNET Forums policies for details. Your > >> drive is not available to run other tasks while the disk is being > >> checked.]] > >> > >>  Scan for and attempt recovery of bad useful reference But, repeated failures to complete check disk is a sign the drive needs to be replaced.

Cleaning up 2598 unused index entries from index $SII of file 0x9. Don't do it every day. Click to expand... That other system HDD Controller might be acting up on you causing the scan to get stuck at random spots.

Jim Moriarty Danny Williams Guest Posts: n/a Re: Unable to complete disk check Posted: 02-14-2009, 09:49 PM On Sat, 14 Feb 2009 15:26:11 -0600, Jim Moriarty wrote: >On Sat, You were getting file inconsistency errors which indicates a problem with writing to the disk 3. Don't do it every day. don't shoot the messenger when you don't understand how to evaluate the information.