Depending on how full the drive is, it will appear stuck at anywhere from 12% to 35% most of the time, starting in the 4th stage. Jul 19, 2010 #19 esbo TS Rookie Topic Starter Posts: 102 jobeard said: ↑ recall, YOU were the original poster with the question(s). WHY??? 11-02-2008, 05:14 AM #3 Riskyone101 TSF Enthusiast Join Date: Oct 2008 Location: Chicago, IL. I have tried scan and repair, gone to device manager and did the uninstall and install thing, tried using a different computer's USB port to see if there it was my his comment is here
Use the "files processed" and "clusters processed" counters to observe progress instead in the last two stages. 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 Am wondering if it didn't initially run because I > > did not check the two "check disc" options? The disk is 5 years old. http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/chkdsk-windows-was-unable-to-complete-the-disk-check-stuck-on-phase-2.150214/
From the Start Screen, search for the Windows Command Prompt by typing “cmd”. Tell me I can recover some of the files, otherwise I am going to kill something… Jim Papageorgiou Oh darn, was it movies or work data? I just cleared the cache, cookies, etc on firefox which is the default browser I use. Do the maths, the chances of the drive writing million of files without ever even a hint of a problem tell me either I am the luckiest man on the planet
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!! Check out Good Gear Guide's broadband speed test -- PCWorld2011 -- Default Mobile Style Contact Us PC World Forums Archive Web Hosting Privacy Statement Top All times are GMT +12. I rescanned BTW and it completed to phase 3 but I bet you next week when I come to do my weekly maintenance it will mess up again. 11-17-2008, 04:35 How To Perform Disk Error Checking In Windows 7 No, wait, its just Windows".
I may have to put in a fake chkdsk file to make sure it does not run. Disk Error Checking Windows 7 Backup your data and replace the drive. Don't think it has anything to do with administration rights. Rodrigo Colpo I don't think this is the correct reason why the size of my external HD has shrinked.
There is no relationship between cookies temp files, concerning scandisk. Windows Was Unable To Complete The Disk Check Server 2003 You said that /r implies /f. Posts: 4,586 OS: XP Pro SP3, MCE 2005 sp3, Vista Ultimate SP2, Windows 7 Ultimate My System Go to cmd prompt (start, all programs, accessories) Type: chkdsk 11-17-2008, 09:11 AM Ashe Skyler Chkdsk is a wonderful little tool when trying to resuscitate a dying drive long enough to get data off of it.
Since you know there is nothing wrong with the drive I have no further advice. Cleaning up 2598 unused index entries from index $SDH of file 0x9. Windows Was Unable To Complete The Disk Check Xp Let us know. > >> > >> Wes > >> MS-MVP Windows Shell/User > >> > >> In news:[email protected], > >> TMacK
I reformatted my computer about 4 weeks ago. http://birdsallgraphics.com/error-checking/error-checking-disk-xp.php Security descriptor verification completed. Since that was your "very 1st post", will your next one be just your "1st post"? NO! Windows Disk Error Checking Log
After authenticating as an administrative user, you’ll be at the Windows Command Prompt, a familiar interface for users who remember the days before Windows NT. 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. With 200GB of failure, your drive is basically on life support. http://birdsallgraphics.com/error-checking/error-checking-disk-windows.php 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
Windows has finished checking your disk. Windows Was Unable To Complete The Disk Check Windows 7 If you have important data on the drive and you don't have backups, you may need to seek out professional data recovery services. lmao.
The CHKDSK command is available in all versions of Windows, so those on Windows 7 or XP can also perform the steps above to initiate a scan of their hard drive. Please Help! chacha my external hard drive is not detected om my computer only on usb mass storage device. Chkdsk Stuck 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
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 See http://www.michaelstevenstech.com/ou...snewreader.htm > Just wanted to take the time to Thank Wesley Vogel & all the others in > this community who take the time to HELP other people like myself. This is no surprise as I got quite a lot of reboots when I had bad ram. http://birdsallgraphics.com/error-checking/error-checking-disk.php 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.
It takes less time and your usage of the computer is just a little (if all) affected.Click to expand... Jul 19, 2010 #13 esbo TS Rookie Topic Starter Posts: 102 ruready2 said: ↑ This is nothing more than a file check. TekRevue An inability to complete a CHKDSK command can indicate serious problems with the hard drive. We're supposed to be helping each other, aqil asraf i stuck at 12% for about 1 hour Dana Jorgensen For those complaining about chkdsk getting stuck, previous versions did a 100%