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Windows 7: Is there a program/application(free) to scan and fix disk errors?

30 Mar 2012   #1

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Is there a program/application(free) to scan and fix disk errors?

I tried using Auslogics Boostspeed trial version,
It's actually pretty cool 'cause it scans and shows how many junks files, registry errors, fragmented and disk errors there is, plus status if it's critical or whatsoever.
But since it's only a trial version, I can't fix/repair all of the errors.
the last time i checked showed that my computer doesn't have disk error but have other issues that need to be fixed. So i was wondering if there's such a program or i can manually check and fix stuff like this. Thanks in advance and have a nice day people^^

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30 Mar 2012   #2

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Windows 7 Home Premium SP1, 64-bit

Windows has a built in disk checker. You can access it by right clicking on your drive and choosing "properties", then "tools" then "error-checking".

You can also run it from a command prompt.

You can also download disk utilities from your drive manufacturer's web site.
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30 Mar 2012   #3

Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit 7600

also if you have any issues with system files etc then you could run the system file check
a tutorial howto is here...

SFC /SCANNOW Command - System File Checker - Windows 7 Forums
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03 Apr 2012   #4

win7 home premium 64bit

i'll try both and update you after.
thanks a lot.^^
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