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#1 James10169

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Posted 14 April 2010 - 09:55 AM

How do i run the scandisk and checkdisk in safe mode. Do I use the safe mode with networking??...what is the command prompt for running this feature? Please be detailed in your descripiton...I run it from the advanced system care module but it says the f function is not specified..

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Posted 14 April 2010 - 10:02 AM

Hello,

When you choose safe mode there are two others options.

Safe Mode with Networking and Safe Mode with Command Prompt

I would go with Safe Mode Command Prompt

When it boots up i type chkdsk on the screen and press enter.

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Posted 14 April 2010 - 10:09 AM

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/315265

Typing the chkdsk command without the /f or /r switch (/r includes /f and is the more complete command) results in nothing being repaired, as chkdsk is run in read-only mode without the appropriate switch.

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