Zilpha said: ↑ I really don't understand the hostility. My experience is that I have better luck with the iso in repairing bad sectors. CyberPunk 336,469 views 4:28 How to Fix USB Device Not Recognized - USB Not Working? - Duration: 5:27. It's not ergonomical to back up. my review here
we'll answer your next post on how to install windows and recover lost data. If chkdsk would not complete it would report the error every boot-up. Before it never got past 2 green blobs. http://www.microsoft.com/resources/documentation/windows/xp/all/proddocs/en-us/chkdsk.mspx?mfr=true I wish you good fortune with your drive.
The best advice given is to immediately take the important information you have on the drive, back it up somewhere else, and replace the drive. 5 years is a good run Log in with Facebook Log in with Twitter Log in with Google Your name or email address: Do you already have an account? Computer won't be able to format the device if it can't use the device, such as chip or circuit board doesn't work. Wishing only good things for PC users everywhere :wave:Click to expand...
Get the answer Ask a new question Read More Windows XP Related Resources solved windows unable to complete disk error check for windows 7, IE-10 XP unable to complete disk check?! I went back to disk manager and changed to NTFS and drive formatted. I know of no one here who gets paid to offer advice and therefore only owe courtesy in answering. Back-up all your data immediately.
I saw it at 92% then suddenly computer restarted. We all gave you pretty much the same advice - replace the disk - not because anyone wanted to see you spend money needlessly, but rather because none of us wanted Hope is goes well. Password Site Map Posting Help Register Rules Today's Posts Search Site Map Home Forum Rules Members List Contact Us Community Links Pictures & Albums Members List Search Forums Show Threads
Index entry PPC047~1.JPG of index $I30 in file 0x37c4d points to unused file 0x2157c. SO it does no seem to have ran phase 3 but it reported no problem on stages 1 and 2? All that backing up would have probably worn the drive out by now anyway!! (thus proving it was failing - lol) Jul 18, 2010 #8 superty12 TS Enthusiast Posts: 413 What now??? 11-17-2008, 04:53 PM #17 dai TSF Team, Emeritus Join Date: Jul 2004 Location: west australia Posts: 78,002 OS: win 7 32x 64x rtm that's normal it's
Up next How to Fix "windows unable to complete format" - Duration: 3:11. There are quite a few causes of bad sector, like bad quality, excessive defragmentation, unplug USB drive directly while it is working, etc. That it cannot fail now?? A bad sector is the easiest of all thinks to find and fix; it's the raw media itself.
Real Geek Forums > Archives > Operating Systems > Windows XP > Windows XP Performance & Maintenance > Unable to complete disk check Re: Unable to complete disk check Posted: 02-14-2009, this page Any idea? 11-17-2008, 09:46 AM #9 jaaay Registered Member Join Date: Mar 2007 Posts: 93 OS: WinXP Hmmm not it works for somereason, after clearing data on Firefox Windows has checked the file system and found no problem. 4096543 KB total disk space. 639500 KB in 3206 files. 692 KB in 113 indexes. 0 KB in bad sectors. 26427 ektatech 96,598 views 9:26 [How to]Repair a Corrupted Flash Drive using CMD (Command Prompt) - Duration: 4:03.
You can click the following titles to read corresponding content quickly: Symptom Main causes that Windows can't format USB drive How to fix "Windows couldn't complete format" on USB drive File NTFS seldomly does this like FAT32 was known to do, so you've experienced some previous hank-up where the only thing left you could do was to power-off. just so you don't inflame me or coversely, don't expect further replies, here or elsewere. get redirected here Thus it's not available to format the drive through right-click menu "Format" option.
USB drives are important to users and it's necessary to learn skills and solve the problem. 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 Deleting index entry PPC047~1.JPG in index $I30 of file 228429.
Krishna Chaitanya 362,373 views 3:11 best solution for windows was unable to complete the format - Duration: 4:37. Jul 19, 2010 #18 jobeard TS Ambassador Posts: 9,430 +626 recall, YOU were the original poster with the question(s). Page 1 of 2 1 2 > « Sony vaio system restore problem | whats wrong with my computer ?! » Thread Tools Show Printable Version Download Thread Search this Thread Steps of file recovery from damaged USB drive will be talked in next section of this post.
CHKDSK discovered free space marked as allocated in the volume bitmap. Check your hard drive manufacturer's website for a diagnostic tool. Do yourself a favor and switch to a newsreader, such as Outlook Express, which comes with Windows XP, or Windows Mail, which comes with Vista. useful reference If your USB drive can't be formatted properly and reports the error message, do not throw the drive directly and then try one of the solutions below to fix this issue.
And at no point in time does the burden of proof shift nor fall upon anyone who offers you advice. But, repeated failures to complete check disk is a sign the drive needs to be replaced. All drives are listed with numbers and Disk 4 is the flash drive in question. A clustor, index, or MFT that is inconsistent (although no bad sectors) can cause you much more significant grief.
Yes chkdsk has never completed correctly in man years. Posts: 4,586 OS: XP Pro SP3, MCE 2005 sp3, Vista Ultimate SP2, Windows 7 Ultimate My System I think you need to be running scandisk offline and while surfing yes it Maybe that was because they had not read I had posted about the history of the problem. Takes ages to back up via USB.
Bad sector means the sector is damaged and can't be read or written, thus bad sectors can disrupt the formatting operation as well as file recovery. Index entry pp_gradyface_1b8aeeaaa006f0663de471e85ca08884.jpg of index $I30 in file 0x37c4d points to unused file 0x2157c. Watch QueueQueueWatch QueueQueue Remove allDisconnect The next video is startingstop Loading... I wonder is deleting temporary files will help and stop chkdsk running?
Loading... CHKDSK discovered free space marked as allocated in the master file table (MFT) bitmap. It reports no bad sectors because it has no bad sectors!!! You state it has been running fine for 5 years but, honestly,., what does that mean??