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chkdsk at boot

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#1 a.h.h.10


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Posted 11 November 2015 - 12:50 PM



Yesterday when I booted up my laptop, I was prompted to do a chkdsk. This is the first time it has ever asked me to do that and not sure what it means.


Awhile back I had tried to prompt my computer to do a chkdsk and to schedule it to do it at boot, but never would.


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Posted 11 November 2015 - 02:02 PM

Windows detected problems in the file system and needed to run chkdsk to correct them.


If it happens again soon, there may be a problem developing with the hard drive. If not, I wouldn't worry about it. Continue your regularly scheduled backup routine and you'll be prepared for the eventual hard drive failure.

Edited by SpywareDoc, 11 November 2015 - 02:05 PM.

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