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Disk checking problem???

I perform disk checking but unfortunately,,my laptop cannot perform the said task..what seems to be the problem..pls help me...every time i open my computer on the start up it will say...disk check has been scheduled..then disk checking has been cancelled...can you help me please...

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  • bamboo40 Apr 01, 2008

    to whitetiger93,im using windows xp and would appreciate it very much if you could help me solve this problem...bamboo40

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I really need to know what OS you are using. XP/Vista???
Also, could you be a little clearer on what software. I don't want to give you the wrong information. That would only make it worse.

Get back to me. Thanks.

Posted on Mar 31, 2008

  • Deborah Strother
    Deborah Strother Apr 01, 2008

    Please follow these steps:



    Once the computer is on go to:

    Start

    My Computer

    Right click Local Disk C

    Select TOOLS

    Click Error Checking

    Tick both boxes

    Start



    It will go through 3 phases



    Results: If none--it will tell you that, and click OK



    If there are errors I need to know what they are.



    STOP AND GO NO FURTHER!!!!!



    If there are no errors go to the next step



    Go back to CHECK LOCAL DISK C box

    Tick AUTOMATICALLY FIX FILE ERRORS



    You will get a box on restart disk utility will run

    Click YES

    Box will go away



    OK

    Close the last box

    Restart



    You computer will go through a series of checking the disk

    DO NOT PRESS ANY KEYS LET IT RUN

    3 phases

    Once done will reboot

    Let's see what happens



    Let me know what happens once it reboots. This may or may not solve the problem. If it does not we will have to repair Windows. Let's see first.



    GET BACK TO ME!!!!

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