Scan disk in Vista

  mahalo 10:06 13 Jun 08
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Where is it ?, please can you tell me where to find it. On my old computer I used to do what I call it's MOT, scandick, defrag etc. I need to do it on my new computer. Cheers

  mad1234 10:24 13 Jun 08

goto my computer then right click over drive you want to scan & pick properties. in the tools tab there should be error checking, defragmentation & backup

  Quiller. 10:27 13 Jun 08

scandisk.
Orb > computer > right click main windows drive C? > properties > tools > error checking > check now.

Put a tick in scan for bad sectors.

It will check the drive next time you reboot.

  mahalo 11:17 13 Jun 08

oops, sorry about that, as they say "more haste etc". I will now go to find scandisk !. Cheers

  mahalo 13:31 13 Jun 08

Thanks folks, I've done the scandisk but I now find my computer won't defrag, I click on defrag, windows asks me to authorize it, then nothing. Am I doing something wrong?. XP was much easier !
cheers

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