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Cannot open volume for direct access Chkdisk


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#1 Emile

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Posted 08 August 2010 - 01:21 AM

Hello,
I try to run a Chkdsk adter boot on my Vista SP2 main HDD .
After boot I have a "Cannot open volume for Direct access" message and the PC boots normally.

Any idea why and solutions?

Thanks in advance.

The HD is a Sata one.
Emile Asus P7P67 Pro v3, Intel 1155 3.4 GH, Corsair DDR3 8Gb,PCX Nvidia 560 ti,PCX Nvidia 550 ti,
SSD 120Gb, 2 x 1 Tera SATA6, Dual Boot

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Posted 08 August 2010 - 07:23 AM

Hello,
After shut down, power off and boot the Check Disk did run .... ?

All OK now.
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Posted 08 August 2010 - 07:33 AM

hi,,, usually to run a chkdsk it will do it on the next boot of the machine as it needs to be the only thing running as it needs total access to the hard drive.
job done, well done.
good luck.
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