If you are unwilling to accept the obvious answer, then there is nothing anyone here can do for you. SpinRite is very similar to chkdsk, except it will do it's bes to recover data in any bad sectors before marking them off-line (unlike Chkdsk, which will just mark bad sectors Data Error (Cyclic redundancy check) More resources Tom's Hardware Around the World Tom's Hardware Around the World Denmark Norway Finland Russia France Turkey Germany UK Italy USA Subscribe to Tom's Hardware Ask a question and give support. navigate here
WHY??? 11-02-2008, 06:14 AM #3 Riskyone101 TSF Enthusiast Join Date: Oct 2008 Location: Chicago, IL. I think a drive can last 10 years easy. My experience is that I have better luck with the iso in repairing bad sectors. information; it will tell you the condition of the drive.  btw: it's under Storage (duh) [/edit] Jul 19, 2010 #11 ruready2 TS Enthusiast Posts: 202 esbo said: ↑ I
Issue with closing system on... It has no bearing whatsoever on whether or not the drive has bad sectors. If you don't want to take out the unit you can run IOBIT Disk Doctor through XP up to Windows 7 and let it scan for errors/fix them. That certainly does not mean i know everything nor that I am never wrong.
Jul 18, 2010 #5 esbo TS Rookie Topic Starter Posts: 102 ruready2 said: ↑ I have read and posted to the other topic. Shouting that "There is nothing wrong with the drive" when clearly there is, will not help you at all. I am not experiencing any problems other than the fact chkdsk will not complete Jul 18, 2010 #2 ruready2 TS Enthusiast Posts: 202 Sounds like a failing hard drive. Posts: 4,586 OS: XP Pro SP3, MCE 2005 sp3, Vista Ultimate SP2, Windows 7 Ultimate My System I think you need to be running scandisk offline and while surfing yes it
Check out Good Gear Guide's broadband speed test -- PCWorld2011 -- Default Mobile Style Contact Us PC World Forums Archive Web Hosting Privacy Statement Top All times are GMT +12. 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. If I find a file that appears to be corrupted I will report it here however I don't expect to be doing that anytime in the near future!! Error Checking will run automatically after the restart and it locks you out from doing anything until it's finished.
Windows will now check the disk. When it's finished, (This process can take quite a while depending on the size of your disk, etc.), it will boot back to normal Windows. however there is no indication that there is a problem with my drive. As I see it basically a file was being written and it rebooted, thus the computer has a bit set somewhere to say the write operation was not complete?
Your cache administrator is webmaster. I was all set to try all four suggestions, one at a time. Login now. If you don't know the manufacturer of the hard drives name and hard drive number/name Open up help and support and search for "using device manager" Open the + for disk
Why? solved New Internal Hard disk error. Windows has finished checking your disk. his comment is here Wishing only good things for PC users everywhere :wave:Click to expand...
Index entry pp_gradyface_1b8aeeaaa006f0663de471e85ca08884.jpg of index $I30 in file 0x37c4d points to unused file 0x2157c. internet options under control panel is for Internet explorer Firefox is a separate browser and yes it will require you to clear cookies, temp files and ect...... I mean if you had been using your computer for many years with no problems it is rather hard to conclude you have bad a harddrive!
Anyway ideas? Please try the request again. Based on these things that you have stated (emphasis on the you have stated) and my own 15 or so years working in IT, I concluded that the disk probably has Join the community here.
Jul 20, 2010 #23 ruready2 TS Enthusiast Posts: 202 esbo said: ↑ Actually I am considering doing a similar thing, ie making a backup of my main drive onto my larger File verification completed. 16 large file records processed. 0 bad file records processed. 0 EA records processed. 0 reparse records processed. Security descriptor verification completed. http://webinweb.net/windows-was/windows-was-unable-to-complete-a-disk-check.html NTFS seldomly does this like FAT32 was known to do, so you've experienced some previous hank-up where the only thing left you could do was to power-off.
Password Site Map Posting Help Register Rules Today's Posts Search Site Map Home Forum Rules Members List Contact Us Community Links Pictures & Albums Members List Search Forums Show Threads Get nth node from end in a linked list What are those "sticks" on Jyn Erso's back? I have tried to used their drive tool but I cannot get it to work.