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How to check the PC system for errors, repair the damages or check disk.

1.) Go to 'Start'

2.) Press run and type CMD
(You will see a box eg: C:WINDOWSsystem32CMD.exe )

3.) Type CHKDSK , press enter
*CHKDSK is verifying files (stage 1 of 3) You have to wait for a few seconds/minutes.
Then you will get a message 'run chkdsk with /F (fix) option to correct these'.

4.) Type CHKDSK /F . press enter
( *Remember there is a space between Chkdsk and F: chkdsk/F )
Again, you will get a message 'chkdsk cannot run because the volume is in use by another process. Would you like to schedule this volume to be checked the next time the system restarts? (Y/N)

5.) Type Y
You will get a message ' This volume will be checked the next time the system restarts.

6.) Now, exit the box and restart your computer.
It will the check the disk. You will see this on your screen as you restart 'A disk check has been scheduled. Windows will now check the disk (stage 1-5)'

*Note: It will take some time to check your system disk. You need to perform 'check disk' regularly so that you can speed up your PC performance and to repair damages in your system.
* You can try it on any kind of Windows PC.

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You may need to register vbscript.dll and jscript.dll

Follow the instructions below:

1.Run cmd.exe with administrator privileges (Start > type 'cmd' then right click on cmd.exe and select Run as Administrator, then click Continue when prompted by the elevation consent dialogue box). This will open a command prompt in c:\windows\system32

2.Type cd..

3.Type "cd SysWOW64" (Without The Quotes) press Enter

4. Type "regsvr32 vbscript.dll" (Without The Quotes) press Enter

You should now get a message that says: "DllRegisterServer in vbscript.dll succeeded."

5. Type "regsvr32 jscript.dll" (Without The Quotes) press Enter

You should now get a message that says: "DllRegisterServer in jscript.dll succeeded."

Restart Your Computer.

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Jul 21, 2012 | Yahoo Messenger

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Do any know how to run the Chkdsk Utility on a Dell Dimension 3100C Computer. SAny help would be appreciated.

Goto the Start menu and in the search or run box type cmd and press enter. Then in the black box that appears type chkdsk and press enter.

Feb 15, 2012 | Computers & Internet

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We have windows xp and right now when we boot up the computer this window pops up saying google update.exe-corrupt file(window)then below it THE file or directory c;\windows\temp\gur3.tmp is corrupt and unreadable.Please run the chkdsk utility.WHAT SHOULD I DO? ;

You need to run CHKDSK from a command prompt window.

Open the start menu and click 'run.' In the text box, type 'CMD

In the command prompt window type CHKDSK /r and press enter. It will ask if you want to run at next start up enter y and press enter.

PLEASE NOTE there is a space between the K and //.

Reboot PC and CHKDSK will run and fix the error.

Dec 12, 2010 | Dell Dimension 2400 PC Desktop

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when i want to turn off the computer, the pc will not shut down u

try to run CHKDSK:

1. Click Start, and then Run.
2. Type cmd, and then press ENTER.
3. At the command prompt, type:
chkdsk drive: /f /r
and then press ENTER.


Jan 07, 2009 | Microsoft Windows Vista Ultimate Edition

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