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Windows 7: CHKDSK Slows To A Crawl

21 Apr 2010   #11

Windows 8.1 Pro RTM x64

Don't worry, just give it time. In fact, just to make you feel slightly better, the commercial program Spinrite which does a similar type of job (although it operates at a more fundamental level than ChkDsk), has been known to take several weeeks to complete its scanning in some cases.

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21 Apr 2010   #12

Windows 7 Ultimate

What if I take the drive out, put it in an enclosure and connect it to my desktop, then Chkdsk it from there ? Will it work better ?
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