Windows 7 Forums
Welcome to Windows 7 Forums. Our forum is dedicated to helping you find support and solutions for any problems regarding your Windows 7 PC be it Dell, HP, Acer, Asus or a custom build. We also provide an extensive Windows 7 tutorial section that covers a wide range of tips and tricks.


Windows 7: window 7 checking c now almost daily?


07 Aug 2010   #1

windows 7
 
 
window 7 checking c now almost daily?

I have a Toshiba laptop A500 series running Windows 7 Home premium 64 bit. the computer was purchased in May. I am using MSE and Panda as my anti Virus--and Malwarebytes also. I scanned with all of them yesterday and they say my computer is free form anything malicious. However 2 times this week including this morning at startup the computer is checking C. I am worried that something is wrong.

My System SpecsSystem Spec
.

07 Aug 2010   #2

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Win 7 Pro 64-bit
 
 

Couple of thoughts. First, you shouldn't run two antivirus tools at the same time. They can cause conflicts on your machine. Second, it sounds like you might be experiencing a dirty NTFS volume or what Microsoft calls a dirty bit. This previous Forum thread might help:

http://www.sevenforums.com/crashes-d...fs-volume.html
My System SpecsSystem Spec
07 Aug 2010   #3
Microsoft MVP

 

Is it running chdsk at startup? If so, run the maker's full HD diag/repair CD scan: Hard Drive Diagnostics Tools and Utilities (Storage) - TACKtech Corp.URL

I would also uninstall your AV using Revo uninstaller in Advance mode, then install lean mean free MS Security Essentials in 30 seconds, let it update, then run a Full Scan. it then becomes invisible unless there is a threat.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
.


Reply

 window 7 checking c now almost daily?




Thread Tools



Similar help and support threads for2: window 7 checking c now almost daily?
Thread Forum
Window 7 BSOD more then 5 times daily BSOD Help and Support
Checking rep on here? Chillout Room
Just checking in for the first time Chillout Room
Window 7 daily freeze BSOD Help and Support
spell checking in WLM Browsers & Mail
Daily Daily Blue Screens on win7 64bit BSOD Help and Support
Checking my updates? Windows Updates & Activation

Our Sites

Site Links

About Us

Find Us

Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 7" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 11:41 AM.
Twitter Facebook Google+



Windows 7 Forums

Seven Forums Android App Seven Forums IOS App
  

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33