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Windows 7: Disk Check

20 Apr 2015   #130
Brink

64-bit Windows 10 Pro
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by sfwul View Post
Is it possible to run chkdsk on multiple drives?
Whilst restarting Windows first - similar to running chkdsk on drive c:

Thanks
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Hello sfwul,

You can run chkdsk in separate command prompt window per drive to be able to run chkdsk on multiple drives simultaneously.


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20 Apr 2015   #131
sfwul

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

Thanks.

For good order's sake: in my post, 2nd line at the end, I wrote a 'c:' plus a ')' which was confusing as it returned into a smiley, obviously.

what I meant is:
RMB C-drive properties->tab Tool -> [Check now...]
offers users to schedule a chkdsk, so it next reboot it will run the chkdsk.

My idea was then to run it multiple drives - it will take hours, so I would then go on to do something else in the meantime.

But you are right (of course...): the task can be performed running it from multiple CMD sessions.
Didn't of it.

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20 Apr 2015   #132
Brink

64-bit Windows 10 Pro
 
 

I'm not aware of a way to schedule it to automatically run on multiple drives at boot like that. The only workaround that I know of are the multiple CMD sessions.
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