Posts under ChkDsk tag.

Reduce ChkDsk Countdown Time in Windows 10

How to reduce ChkDsk countdown time in Windows 10

The hard disk of your PC can take a hit if the power supply (SMPS) does not yield the desired output required for all the hardware and peripherals to function. This can lead to data corruption. During such instances, Windows […]

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ChkDsk stuck at particular % or hangs at some Stage

If you find that Check Disk or ChkDsk is stuck at a particular percentage or hangs at some stage in Windows, then this post suggests some troubleshooting steps that may help you. It could be 10%, 12%, 27% or any […]

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How to cancel ChkDsk in Windows 8/10

In this post we will see how to cancel ChkDsk in Windows 8/10 at startup or reboot, after it has been scheduled in Windows. Disk Error Checking in Windows 8  is a bit different from the earlier versions of Windows. In […]

Disk Error Checking in Windows 10/8

Users of Windows 8/10 may have noticed that Disk Error Checking is a bit different from the earlier versions of Windows. Checking your hard disk, every once in a while for errors – usually caused due to improper or sudden shutdowns, […]

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ChkDsk or Check Disk will not run at startup in Windows 10

Whenever we need to detect and fix file system or disk corruption, we run the built-in Windows Check Disk tool. The Check Disk utility or ChkDsk.exe checks file system errors, bad sectors, lost clusters, and so on. If the disk […]