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Nothing is blinking - there is no curser available. Before I continue to try to follow the previous member's fixing instructions (and so far I have established that I have a "Dirty Disc" on C Drive) I really need to It should cause the Recovery disc to boot and give you options to reformat the machine and reinstall Windows and all the software as it came from the factory.It's not always Posted 13 March 2006 - 08:09 PM Murray S. his comment is here

I am running Windows XP Pro on a Dell Inspiron 1501 machine. Posted 13 March 2006 - 07:59 PM Murray S. I have tried again and again this process and nothing happens on the next bootup. To join the discussion, please login or register. https://www.cnet.com/forums/discussions/can-t-use-disk-defragmenter-because-of-checkdisc-chkdsk-f-186480/

Disk Defragmenter Was Scheduled Using Another Program

Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Broadband modem by popo / July 6, 2006 5:45 PM PDT In reply to: Can't use Disk Defragmenter because of Checkdisc (Chkdsk/f) I Other benefits of registering an account are subscribing to topics and forums, creating a blog, and having no ads shown anywhere on the site. You need to choose the "Automatically Fix File System Errors" (which means the chkdsk/f (fix). Generated Fri, 05 Aug 2016 05:01:17 GMT by s_rh7 (squid/3.5.20) Jump to content Sign In Create Account Search Advanced Search section: This topic Forums Members Help Files Calendar View

I have to do a ctrl-alt-del to shut it down to get out of it. I have started to follow the expert's instructions, but when the computer appears to be checking the disk, I get no information as to where it is at. Share this post Link to post Share on other sites mikeruth    New Member Members 7 posts ID: 14   Posted March 7, 2012 I'll find a way. I had uninstalled Webrood Spysweeper Just read your instructions in full Wannabe1, and I think I have followed them from your previous advice to Lifeson in February.

I used to come on computer forums alot and custom build Thread Tools Search this Thread 06-09-2007, 01:26 PM #1 Madadam Registered Member Join Date: Jun 2007 Posts: BTW I am running Symantec AntiVirus Full version 10.1.5.5000. Will the HDD light stop all movement? You may then run Disk Defrag.

Type Y and press "Enter".Let me know if this gets it running... So I type Y I then re-boot manually again Nothing appears to happen, and I go round in circles. (If the disk is being checked, there is nothing to indicate that Prior recommendation from windows support to run CHKDSK /F. Black screen with white writing appears, informing you that chkdsk cannot run now and asking if you want it to run at next boot.

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I ran it for a while and it has very long tentacles and a LOT of them. http://www.techrepublic.com/forums/discussions/cant-run-chkdsk-f-or-defrag/ Once reported, our moderators will be notified and the post will be reviewed. Disk Defragmenter Was Scheduled Using Another Program Third time lucky I followed your instructions to the letter, but nothing happened at all. This is a discussion on Annoying CHKDSK disk defragmenter issue.

When I attempted to execute that, I received the following message: "chkdsk cannot run because the volume is in use by another process. http://dekovsoft.com/cannot-run/cannot-run-program-jarsigner.html Share this post Link to post Share on other sites daledoc1    Forum Deity Spam Hunters 22,900 posts ID: 10   Posted March 6, 2012 What version of Symantec Anti-Virus?Hi, AdvancedSetup:Are Also, chkntfs.You need to be in the admin account (or an account with privileges to run system tools) in order for this to execute.If autochk is on (as it is by Support my Product Technical Support Centers Download Drivers Download User Manuals Forum SOFTWARE and OPERATING SYSTEM Microsoft Operating System Windows XP Cannot run chkdsk and subsequently unable to run defrag If

I'm having the same problem with the chkdsk error and I tried the simple solution you suggested, and by doing it manually, it still says the same thing the command prompt Share this post Link to post Share on other sites Tim F.    New Member Topic Starter Members 8 posts ID: 13   Posted March 7, 2012 I'll find a way. How the MacBook Pro's Touch Bar works The MacBook Pro now has a digital function bar that's actually a dynamic screen. http://dekovsoft.com/cannot-run/cannot-run-program-ndk-build-cmd.html Tell us the problem you are having.

Forum New Posts Forum Actions Mark Forums Read Quick Links Today's Posts FAQ What's New? I have the ultimate boot cd and highly recommend it for fixing many issues. 0Votes Share Flag Back to Windows Forum 3 total posts (Page 1 of 1)   Search Operating Remove Advertisements Sponsored Links TechSupportForum.com Advertisement 06-09-2007, 07:17 PM #2 Madadam Registered Member Join Date: Jun 2007 Posts: 7 OS: XP Right, i thought i had made some

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And that too! Paul Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - ckdsk/f by wambamman / August 11, 2007 1:06 AM PDT In reply to: One suggestion that worked for others... Anyway ... My disk is only one third full.

Sign in here. I did not choose the second option, but that is up to you.A screen will ask you if you want to schedule a check disk at startup - you choose Y As a side suggestion, try Power Defragmenter/Contig and Auslogics Disk Defrag, both different and much better/faster than the stock XP one and Diskeeper (which is actually just the XP Defrag.exe without http://dekovsoft.com/cannot-run/cannot-run-program-msbuild-exe.html Would you like to schedule this volume to be checked the next time the system restarts?

or start > run > cmd, at the command prompt, type "chkntfs /?" it's going to list all the options for your bootup disk check[checks your disk/s for "dirty" drives and After this is completed sometimes your computer will be a little slow. Unless your hard drive is bad, lol. I have spent alot of this week gooling for answers but i havnt found anything that will help me.

And that! for your particular problem. I have been trying to fix this for so long now, that I might have three or four scans lined up in the background one after another. Paul Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - The article does apply to XP...

If you have enabled the chkdsk under Windows you have to reboot the unit and after new reboot the blue screen should appear an the chkdsk should starts. Hopefully someone will be able to help. Whats happening is that when i go to defragment( I'm using Diskeeper pro 07) I get the message Diskeeper has detected that CHKDSK is squeduled to run on the volume: (C:).