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Basically there is no indication whatsoever of any problem or data loss. SO until someone can prove otherwise I see no reason to take any action. 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 As I managed to complete scan disk. his comment is here

Join thousands of tech enthusiasts and participate. I thought she did her very best! >Since that was your "very 1st post", will your next one be just your >"1st post"? Facebook Twitter Google+ YouTube LinkedIn Tumblr Pinterest Newsletters RSS My Account | Log Out | Advertise Search: Home Forums About Us Geek Culture Advertise Contact Us FAQ Members I did do this on my old computer but was told it would be harder to do with windows XP, I guess I will find that out if I have a

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 Terms of Use Privacy Policy Licensing Advertise International Editions: US / UK India Articles & News Forum Graphics & Displays CPU Components Motherboards Games Storage Overclocking Tutorials All categories Chart So all appears fine now? When I read your OP and the symptoms, I too immediately thought "Physical issues".

Internal Info: 60 81 0b 00 89 be 08 00 36 b5 0f 00 00 00 00 00 `.......6....... 50 a5 06 00 02 00 00 00 33 10 00 00 You all seem to have ignored the fact that the drive had been otherwise fault free and you either have to have a lot of money or be extremely cautions to All Rights Reserved. Why?

Yes, my password is: Forgot your password? Index entry PPC047~1.JPG of index $I30 in file 0x37c4d points to unused file 0x2157c. Well my drive is so far from 'virtually useless' it would be indistinguishable from a new one. Running CHKDSK from the Windows CD Running CHKDSK from the Windows Desktop Running CHKDSK from the Windows CD Insert your Windows XP CD into your computer's CD-ROM drive and restart your

The > >> Winlogon service then moves the contents of each Bootex.log file to the > >> Application Event log.]] > >> > >> [[This file states whether Chkdsk encountered any 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 The MBTF of HD's is highly variable. Put everything in a folder and backup to the drive overnight.

Yes the bad memory may have left some duff data but it's proven non-essential for normal operation. Cleaning up 2598 unused index entries from index $SDH of file 0x9. Many thanx! > > TMacK > > > > "Wesley Vogel" wrote: > > > >> Did you reboot? > >> > >> Error Checking (chkdsk.exe) in XP. > >> 1. I will leave it running for now, it might be a bit quicker now I have X2 processor.

I mean it is unlike a important system file was being written during a reboot? this content Login _ Social Sharing Find TechSpot on... Also please exercise your best judgment when posting in the forums--revealing personal information such as your e-mail address, telephone number, and address is not recommended. Many newer computers are set to boot CDs by default or have an option to temporarily change the boot order.

I have only had one drive fail and that was one which was unused for many years. This is the password set for the user Administrator. Cleaning up minor inconsistencies on the drive. weblink 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

The best advice given is to immediately take the important information you have on the drive, back it up somewhere else, and replace the drive. 5 years is a good run Maybe that was because they had not read I had posted about the history of the problem. When the scan is complete, a report will display.

I felt confident in fixing my issue.

Cleaning up 2598 unused security descriptors. This was an issue I've been experiencing & after reading the instructions that were explained so well. I will leave it running for now, it might be a bit quicker now I have X2 processor. When I don't clear them its stuck on phase 2? 11-02-2008, 07:23 AM #5 jaaay Registered Member Join Date: Mar 2007 Posts: 93 OS: WinXP *before scandisk is

If the drive is currently > >> in use, a message asks if you want to reschedule the disk checking for > >> the next time you restart your computer. Security descriptor verification completed. I won't stick with one system if it's acting up. http://webinweb.net/windows-xp/windows-xp-mode-unable-to-write-to-virtual-hard-disk.html That it cannot fail now??

It is amazing that your drive didn't fail during that time. It's not ergonomical to back up. 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