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  nutty norm 23:20 01 Mar 08
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Nutty norm again, when trying to do a defrag, it says it has detected that chkdsk is scheduled to run on the volume (C:) Please run chkdsk/f what does it mean, Nutty norm , Windows XP Proffesional , my computer is about 4 years old.

  brundle 23:34 01 Mar 08

Go to Start Menu/All Programs/Accessories/Command Prompt

A black window with white text will appear.Type

chkdsk c: /f

at the prompt. A disk check might run immediately but usually you get a message saying a check will run the next time you boot the PC, answer Yes/OK.

Reboot and allow the disk check to run.

  brundle 23:34 01 Mar 08

Note the spaces;

chkdsk<space>c:<space>/f

  ambra4 23:36 01 Mar 08

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  nutty norm 17:40 05 Mar 08

When trying to do what you suggested , I went to the Command prompt. Tpyed in the command chkdsk c:/f nothing happens it just sits there i even pressed enter still nothing , what am i doing wrong, Nutty norm. (When trying tom de-frag )

  brundle 19:15 05 Mar 08

chkdsk<space>c:<space>/f

  skidzy 19:59 05 Mar 08

As brundle says norm

Go to Start Menu/All Programs/Accessories/Command Prompt

Then copy the below using your right click

chkdsk c: /f

Back to the command prompt and right click and paste and enter...follow the prompts.

You may have a few bad sectors on the harddrive.

  nutty norm 13:35 06 Mar 08

Got my thinking cap on typed in what you said, a blue screen came up and it started to work numbers wizzing across, after about 5 minutes it stopped, but then the computer wouldnot shut down , so i had to switch it manually, it seems this problen it going to stickwith me, so i will leave it alone for the time being, it seems the more i do the problem seems to persist, the problem leave it alone while it working, my mootto, thanks to all in trying to help, nutty norm.

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