Jul 18, 2010 #9 esbo TS Rookie Topic Starter Posts: 102 superty12 said: ↑ That is plenty of time for a drive to fail. Partition Magic ® is a registered trademark of Symantec Corporation. Are you telling me that it has never completed chkdsk? Disk check wasn't completing 2. http://webinweb.net/windows-was/windows-was-unable-to-complete-the-disk-check.html
However as I had many years (since I bought the computer) fault free running there seemed to me there was nothing wrong with the drive and I am more convinced of There is no relationship between cookies temp files, concerning scandisk. Ad/spy/virus check, follow by cleaning Page 1 of 2 1 2 > Thread Tools Search this Thread 11-02-2008, 05:30 AM #1 jaaay Registered Member Join Date: Mar 2007 install and run it look for the HD S.M.A.R.T.
Easeus ToDo is also good and is completely free. Scandisk checks sectors and errors on harddrive. I back up immediately, 20 years of tech has taught me a few things anyway. Windows will now check the disk.
But when you have three or four different techs telling you pretty much the same thing, maybe it's time to just apply occams razor and call it a day.Click to expand... All Rights Reserved. SO until someone can prove otherwise I see no reason to take any action. Don't do it every day.
All that backing up would have probably worn the drive out by now anyway!! (thus proving it was failing - lol) Jul 18, 2010 #8 superty12 TS Enthusiast Posts: 413 How Long Does Chkdsk Take But, repeated failures to complete check disk is a sign the drive needs to be replaced. I read everything you posted. A clustor, index, or MFT that is inconsistent (although no bad sectors) can cause you much more significant grief.
I just cleared the cache, cookies, etc on firefox which is the default browser I use. Since you know there is nothing wrong with the drive I have no further advice. Anyway I deleted as many temporary files as I could find from firefox IE and Chrome when I ran chkdsk over night, it had booted up in the morning. Jul 18, 2010 #6 ruready2 TS Enthusiast Posts: 202 Ok then..
You may cancel the disk check, but it is strongly recommended that you continue. Clicked scan disk and it completed pass phase 3. Windows Was Unable To Complete The Disk Check Windows 7 NO! It is amazing that your drive didn't fail during that time.
Disk Conversion Change a MBR to a GUID Partition Table Disk and vice versa. check over here Index entry pp_gradyface_1b8aeeaaa006f0663de471e85ca08884.jpg of index $I30 in file 0x37c4d points to unused file 0x2157c. Each of these software create images of your partition allowing you to burn them later. Amen. 11-02-2008, 07:54 AM #7 jaaay Registered Member Join Date: Mar 2007 Posts: 93 OS: WinXP No it just says "Windows was unable to complete the disk check"
A clustor, index, or MFT that is inconsistent (although no bad sectors) can cause you much more significant grief. Click to expand... Cleaning up 2598 unused index entries from index $SDH of file 0x9. his comment is here Fix Windows was unable to complete the format error with EaseUS partition tool If the first method does not work as expected for you, then try to fix 'Windows was unable
Completed all 5 stages. It just pays to download this and have it available before you have a problem. "Ronaldo" wrote:> Hi,> > 1) I went >error checking>scan for any attempt recovery of bad sectors> I have better things to do than spend 6 years backing up given it takes over a day to back up to my USB drive hence, The computers entire life would
In both topics you created regarding this issue I might add. However I did a "fsutil dirty query C:" and it reported the drive was not dirty. Main Sections Technology News Reviews Features Product Finder Downloads Drivers Community TechSpot Forums Today's Posts Ask a Question News & Comments Useful Resources Best of the Best Must Reads Trending Now DownloadWin Version Step 1.
That my drive has been running for 5 years with out problem tell me something very clearly - THERE IS NOTHING WRONG WITH THE DRIVE. Step 2. Nevertheless, as previously stated, my proof is 20 years of experience. http://webinweb.net/windows-was/windows-was-unable-to-complete-disk-check.html I won't stick with one system if it's acting up.
Put everything in a folder and backup to the drive overnight. Well fine, I appreciate peoples input but when they tell me my drive is failing I think the onus is on them to provide some credible reasoning as to why that Yes but how would I know my brand new system had no problems if there were no reported problems as with mine? Jul 19, 2010 #19 esbo TS Rookie Topic Starter Posts: 102 jobeard said: ↑ recall, YOU were the original poster with the question(s).
Basically there is no indication whatsoever of any problem or data loss.