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More about Leo. Follow these steps: Insert the original Windows disc Restart your PC and boot from the disc Click Repair your computer Choose the operating system from the list Click Next Choose Command I ran sfc /scannow in the OS itself (with the windows XP cd) and it didn't find anything. Cannot lock current drive If the check disk utility shows the "Cannot lock current drive." error message, make sure the command you're performing has the /r option: chkdsk /r If this his comment is here

Thanks for the help, everyone!!! :DGreat! Back to top #4 noknojon noknojon Banned 10,871 posts OFFLINE Gender:Not Telling Local time:10:20 PM Posted 09 October 2011 - 09:49 PM I've tried to run it from command prompt Fortunately, the information will have been saved to the system event log. Yes, my password is: Forgot your password? my site

Chkdsk Cannot Run Because The Volume Is In Use By Another Process

Cancel reply Your email address will not be published. Several years ago I had a virus in the MBR and whatever forum I went on for help (they fixed it), I ended up doing something (I have no idea what You can burn EasyRE on CDs, DVDs or USBs. I do this before i retire for the night & the next day check and see the results.

C: is not dirty. It's available for Windows 8, Windows 7 and Windows Vista. Type the following: chkdsk /r and press ENTER. Sfc Scannow I have a Recovery CD-Rom, but it doesn't say anything about Windows on it . . .

CONTRIBUTE TO OUR LEGAL DEFENSE All unused funds will be donated to the Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF). SuperBlonde, Jan 15, 2012 #5 Elvandil Joined: Aug 1, 2003 Messages: 51,988 SuperBlonde said: ↑ I like your directions. It said: autocheck autochk /p \??\C: autocheck autochk *lsdel... http://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/forum/windows_xp-performance/chkdsk-wont-run-on-reboot-in-xp/c8fcbc5b-c707-4295-8623-6310db321c2a I can capture the entire boot process and more that way.

Answer This Ask For Clarification Discussion is locked Flag Permalink You are posting a reply to: Cannot run chkdsk Win XP Pro SP3 The posting of advertisements, profanity, or personal attacks In your standard Command Prompt /p is only read-only The mandatory requirement of this utility is the volume you're about to check must not be locked. So delete the lsdelete part and reboot? This option locates the bad sectors of your hard drive and recovers any readable information Depending if you run the utility from Command Prompt or Recovery Console, the following parameters are

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BTW I am running Symantec AntiVirus Full version 10.1.5.5000. click resources Knowledgebase Guides Our Recovery Disks for Windows NeoSmart Knowledgebase Knowledgebase Guides Our Recovery Disks for Windows Search chkdsk - Guide for Windows XP, Vista, 7, 8, 8.1 /Guides /chkdsk - Guide Chkdsk Cannot Run Because The Volume Is In Use By Another Process Scan Drive You can keep using the drive during the scan. Chkdsk /f Any comments that clearly indicate you've not read the article will be removed.

From the installation disc If you don't have the installation disc to run chkdsk, download Easy Recovery Essentials - our recovery disk for Windows 8/8.1 - and run Automated Repair or http://dekovsoft.com/cannot-run/windows-cannot-run-disk-checking-on-this-volume-because-it-is-write-protected-windows-10.html Put another way, Chkdsk cannot run a fix or repair option on the drive from which Windows was loaded… at least, not while Windows is running. Back to top #10 coxchris coxchris Members 1,122 posts OFFLINE Gender:Male Location:Stevinson CA Local time:04:20 AM Posted 11 October 2011 - 06:21 AM Error Message: Cannot lock current drive. Elvandil, Jan 15, 2012 #6 SuperBlonde Thread Starter Joined: Jan 15, 2012 Messages: 11 Oops, sorry, I didn't realize it had edited me. Chkdsk Commands

Elvandil, Jan 17, 2012 #14 SuperBlonde Thread Starter Joined: Jan 15, 2012 Messages: 11 Thank you for taking all of this time to help me. Page 1 of 2 1 2 Next > Advertisement SuperBlonde Thread Starter Joined: Jan 15, 2012 Messages: 11 Hello everyone! Follow our instructions on how to burn a bootable ISO image. weblink here's the problem… I haven't installed any software for the last 6 months.

I'll uninstall it and see what happens . . . I know it has to be some brand, but there's no sticker on it anywhere, and I know it isn't anything like a Dell or an HP, etc. Running CHKDSK from the Windows Desktop Click on the Start Menu then Run.

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ERROR I've never had a complaint about it (until now). I do believe it's legal, assuming you have a legal copy of Windows, of course.

04-Nov-2010 Reply RPR November 3, 2010 at 3:28 am What is the disk fixing? From the prompt enter chkdsk /r /f .

If errors were found, you'll see this message instead: Restart your computer to repair file system. This option performs a check of index entries /r - this option also implies the /f and /p option. Recommendations Reviews & Affiliate Disclosure Log in or Sign up Tech Support Guy Home Forums > Operating Systems > Windows XP > Computer problem? http://dekovsoft.com/cannot-run/cannot-run-chkdsk-exe.html Other benefits of registering an account are subscribing to topics and forums, creating a blog, and having no ads shown anywhere on the site.

Another alternative command is: chkdsk C: /f /r /x stop chkdsk on every boot If the utility runs a scan at every boot without stopping, you can try a few solutions. New question? Back to top #7 €nígмä €nígмä Members 98 posts OFFLINE Gender:Male Local time:05:20 AM Posted 09 October 2011 - 11:58 PM Odd problem. Hate doing that!I need to run some errands now, but later this evening I will try to "repair" off of original install disc, SP1 or 2.Any other thoughts?Thanks Flag Permalink Reply

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button and click Continue at the User Account Control promptMark the box next to Automatically fix file system errors and Scan for and attempt recovery of bad sectorsWhen the message box I've been through 3 computers at work in the time that I've had this one at home, and this one has outperformed every one of those, including the 6 month old Make sure nothing is accessing the contents of that drive and try again. I'm strict about it so that comments can be valuable for everyone, including those who come later and take the time to read.

If you can boot into your operating system, run Command Prompt: Open Windows Vista Go to Start > All Programs > Accessories > Command Prompt or in the search box type My computer does a virus check every Monday night, and it hasn't found anything for a long time. CHKDSK cannot continue in read-only mode." error message after running a check disk command, make sure you run the command with the /r parameter: chkdsk /f If the disk check utility Join over 733,556 other people just like you!

A case like this could easily cost hundreds of thousands of dollars. You can burn EasyRE on CDs, DVDs or USBs. Thanks for the help, everyone!!! :D Back to top #9 €nígмä €nígмä Members 98 posts OFFLINE Gender:Male Local time:05:20 AM Posted 10 October 2011 - 11:46 PM I think my To do so, follow these steps: Open Command Prompt Type chkntfs c:, where c: is the letter of the drive you ran a check Press Enter If the message is the

C:\ Right-click on the drive Click Properties Go to the Tools tab Select Check, at the Error checking section If you receive the following message, click Scan drive to begin the Open up that key in regedit again.