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Approximately how long does the check take (hours, minutes)? If you boot into Safe Mode, you can use various diagnostic tools: System Restore Various settings for your Windows version Device Manager, where you can update and remove devices and drivers Back to top #11 Imaloser Imaloser Topic Starter Members 87 posts OFFLINE Local time:04:11 AM Posted 25 May 2012 - 04:39 PM I have placed ATAPI CD-ROM as #1 and I'm backing everything up. get redirected here

It promises to do it on reboot. But if any of the files on that drive are in use - like say the system drive, then we are required to schedule its scan at boot-time. Chkdsk may run if this volume is dismounted first. Select Safe Mode using the arrows keys and press Enter If prompted to do, login as an administrator

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

I know there must be a flag set somewhere to make it do the search on bootup. When I was working that night, all the programs were automatically closed without saving, and the system shut down for no reasons. Report Dowigy 2Posts Thursday February 19, 2009Registration date February 19, 2009 Last seen - Feb 19, 2009 at 06:38 PM Can I make a boot disc from an OEM recovery cd?

And that too! Edited by Imaloser, 25 May 2012 - 02:51 AM. Follow our instructions on how to burn a bootable ISO image. The rats....

please advise!!!!!! Chkdsk Stuck Lenovo care lets you back stuff up, and that's good, and it lets you wipe everything and put your machine back to the way it was the day you bought it. When I hit the enter key after choosing the safe mode with command prompt it takes me immediately to a page that has from top to bottom a list of all Michael Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - If you really..

Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Maybe better start a new thread ... File verification completed. 31 large file records processed. 0 bad file records processed. 0 EA records processed. 0 reparse records processed. I've read some of the posts on this problem in XP, and I've tried doing the chkntfs /d. Edited by Imaloser, 25 May 2012 - 03:19 AM.

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Although the posted instructions may be all you need, I will nevertheless post my usual fix for this BSOD error.*** If you have an XP installation CD, proceed straight to the http://www.howtogeek.com/forum/topic/help-vista-and-its-safe-mode-wont-start When I started my computer today, it got passed the windows logo screen and keeps bringing me to a screen that lets me choose between booting up in: safe mode safe Chkdsk Cannot Run Because The Volume Is In Use By Another Process Reports: · Posted 7 years ago Top jskitt2 Posts: 8 This post has been reported. Windows 10 Safe Mode Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - PS -- this link...

did you receive any suggestions that actually worked without having the cd to repair it?? http://liveterrain.com/safe-mode/xp-boots-in-safe-mode-but-not-normal-mode.php So, any idea on how to clean up the hard drive. Would you like to schedule this volume to be checked the next time the system restarts? Members can monitor the statuses of their requests from their account pages.

I ran chkdsk 3x and it only executed in real-time once. ive changed the first boot device in BIOS to CDROM however it is now sayin press any key to boot from CD, which im doin, but is then going back to If you can't boot into Windows to run msconfig, you can use the original installation disc or Easy Recovery Essentials to run Command Prompt and run chkdsk and bootrec commands. useful reference I always appreciate your help......PLX reply soon Helpful +18 Report Pete Rock Jun 18, 2009 at 08:12 PM I've got the same issue as Rakesh, anyone got a fix for this?

I have everything on my desktop and external hard drive that's needed from the laptop so that's not a problem. A real PIA. Here's how: click Start button, then Run, now type chkdsk /fNote: there is a space between the chkdsk and/f.

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Your cache administrator is webmaster. After properties, click tools and continue as you said. Thanks Paul.Your suggested fix worked for me too. AustrAlienGoogle is my friend.

You can follow him on Facebook and Twitter. Repeat this after adding one component etc until all are added. Since I'm unable to reach the Safe Mode, where do I find command prompt to type in chkdsk? this page Same deal.

I read nothing about downloaded programs and paying to resolve problems in this thread. I made the Ubuntu cd, and I can run it on the "dead" computer, but when I tried to access the hard drive on the laptop, it tells me NTFS is I tried to go in safe mode also but I cant then I trie d using last good configuration but the same problem occurs after windows loads system restart automaticaaly....