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Windows 7: Chkdisc says f parametor not specified

02 Feb 2020   #1
Daphne2

win 7 pro 64 bit
 
 
Chkdisc says f parametor not specified

Hello everyone I am new here and need some help please ..... my pc has been having problems with the windows explorer freezing, and I also had on strt up "The user provile sevice server failed login" plus a very slow machine ... so I did the Chkdisc and came up with this other problem does this mean my hard drive is no good .. computer is only 3 years old ... and I dont want a new one with win 10


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02 Feb 2020   #2
samuria

win 8 32 bit
 
 

Welcome to the forum. What exactley did check disk say and did it say it fixed errors? The thing to understand is check disk fixes mainly file system faults s unless it mentioned bad blocks the disk its self is fine. If in doubt goto disk makers website and download there test software specificly for their drives that will tell you if the is a disk fault
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03 Feb 2020   #3
torchwood

W7 home premium 32bit/W7HP 64bit/w10 tp insider ring
 
 

Hi

there are three basic repair tools.

sfc /scannow
chkdsk /r
KB947821

run them all, post the results.

Roy
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09 Feb 2020   #4
Megahertz07

Windows 7 HP 64
 
 

When you run chkdsk from Windows, it only does a check but can't correct errors (/F = Fix) as the disk is in use.
To run a chkdsk and correct errors, open a CMD window as administrator and type:
chkdsk C: /f
It will say the disk is in use and if you want to schedule to next start = Yes
Restart
Once back to windows, open a CMD window as administrator and type:
sfc /scannow

Follow these steps to view the Check Disk (CHKDSK) results:

Open the Control Panel
Open Administrative Tools
Select Event Viewer.
In the Event Viewer expand the Windows Logs
Select the Application log.
Right Click the Application log and select Find
Type wininit in the box and click Find Next
In the middle pane click the Source/wininit line that is found.
In the south pane, you will see the complete log for the latest Check Disk (CHKDSK).

From How To Extract The Check Disk (CHKDSK) Logs From Event Viewer on Windows
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