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: Question about CHKDSK

10 Nov 2013   #1
herbc

win 7 64 Home edition
 
 
Question about CHKDSK

Hi folks , my question is when i run "chkdsk" in normal mode it says no problems but when i run it in safe mode it says errors were found and to do a "chkdsk" with the designation F for fix .

I can never do it right then because it says another process is using it but it says do you want to schedule a check upon restarting your computer which it does.

However this seems to be a re occuring issue and a week later it will say errors in safe mode again.

Any advice would be highly appreciated.


My System SpecsSystem Spec
.

10 Nov 2013   #2
richc46

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Windows 7 Home Premium SP1, clean install, upgrade disc
 
 

First view the results in normal and safe mode
Check Disk (chkdsk) - Read Event Viewer Log
That may explain the problem
My System SpecsSystem Spec
Reply

 Question about CHKDSK




Thread Tools





Similar help and support threads
Thread Forum
How to get a log from chkdsk after running chkdsk from the RE?
Hi there, Is there any way to get a chkdsk log from an unbootable computer after you run chkdsk from the Recovery Environment (RE) so it can be posted on a forum? Thank you, Donna :)
Hardware & Devices
chkdsk question
I have a Windows 7 computer which can't be started in normal or safe modes and would like to run chkdsk. I can use the installation disc to get to the System Recovery Options and use Command Prompt to run chkdsk c: /r, but I get the message "CHKDSK cannot be run because it is in use by another...
Performance & Maintenance
Can't run chkdsk
Right click an external USB hard drive (WD My Passport) > Properties > Tools > Error Checking > Check Now > Check Disk My Passport > Automatically fix... > click START. The Check Disk My Passport box disappears as soon as I click START and nothing happens. I started getting Delayed Write...
Performance & Maintenance
Tools Chkdsk with no /f /r says errors, bootup chkdsk says none
AHCI disk. Running chkdsk from Properties Tools with no autofix says there are errors. Dismount the drive and reboot. Chkdsk reports no errors found. Properties Tools Chkdsk still syas there are errors. Auslogics Defrag also says there are errors.
Hardware & Devices
chkdsk c: /f /r question
evening all, I need to perform the above chkdsk c: /f /r command on my windows 7 system disk. when i run this in a cmd window i get the following message(see attached screenshot). If I continue to run this command, will the full dskchk line complete with the switches "/f /r" be actioned, or just...
Performance & Maintenance
ChkDsk safety question
Hi, Several years ago, my old XPh system began behaving erratically. I finally decided to run chkdsk on the C drive, which I did from the command line, with the Repair switch. Chkdsk indeed found disk errors, and I watched in horror as it began disallocating sector after sector. A huge...
Performance & Maintenance

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 12:20.

Twitter Facebook Google+



Windows 7 Forums

Seven Forums Android App Seven Forums IOS App