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Windows 7: Check Disk (chkdsk) - Read Event Viewer Log

23 Jun 2012   #30
Brink
Microsoft MVP

64-bit Windows 10 Pro
 
 

Nope, as in you should run the command I posted instead.


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24 Jun 2012   #31
sle3pingz

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
 
 

the command you post?
i don't know which and what you mean?
can you tell me /f can detect bad sector? or only /r? or both can detect bad sector?
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24 Jun 2012   #32
Brink
Microsoft MVP

64-bit Windows 10 Pro
 
 

chkdsk C: /F /R
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18 Sep 2012   #33
sle3pingz

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Brink View Post
chkdsk C: /F /R
what do you mean by that?
chkdsk /F can detect bad sector? Or only chkdsk /R ?
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18 Sep 2012   #34
Brink
Microsoft MVP

64-bit Windows 10 Pro
 
 

It means to type that command exactly as is in the command prompt and press enter to have both switches used.

chkdsk C: /F /R
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18 Sep 2012   #35
sle3pingz

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
 
 

no, my question isn't how to use, i want ask, chkdsk /f can detect bad sector or not? or only chkdsk /r can detect the bad sector?
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18 Sep 2012   #36
Brink
Microsoft MVP

64-bit Windows 10 Pro
 
 

Sorry. It would be chkdsk /f or chkdsk /v.

/f = to check (verify) and attempt to fix
/v = to only check (verify) and doesn't attempt to fix
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18 Sep 2012   #37
sle3pingz

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Brink View Post
Sorry. It would be chkdsk /f or chkdsk /v.

/f = to check (verify) and attempt to fix
/v = to only check (verify) and doesn't attempt to fix
just make it simple, /f can detect Bad Sector? if there's bad sector at our Harddisk ?
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18 Sep 2012   #38
Brink
Microsoft MVP

64-bit Windows 10 Pro
 
 

I thought I was.

Yes.
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18 Sep 2012   #39
sle3pingz

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Brink View Post
I thought I was.

Yes.
Thanks , if after chkdsk /f or chkdsk

if the result is "0 KB in bad sectors" and "0 bad file records processed."
it's mean my harddisk don't have any bad sector right? last question , sorry for troubling you brink , xD
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