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Old 03-07-2005, 07:19 PM   #1 (permalink)
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I never knew that WinXp had a Drive Error Check until recently. When I attempted to perform it on my C drive after phase 2, I recieved an error stating that Windows was unable to perform the check.

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Old 03-07-2005, 09:08 PM   #2 (permalink)
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no idea... i would suspect that it was just not properly connected to the motherboard, but then you wouldnt be able to see the drive in device manager... sorry..

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Old 03-07-2005, 09:32 PM   #3 (permalink)
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umm no offense or anything. But if you have no idea, then why reply?

It seems pointless to me to state that you don't know.
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Old 03-08-2005, 08:07 PM   #4 (permalink)
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does it say could not perform check on mounted disk? did you try and force it to unmount? how exactly are you running chkdsk?
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Old 03-08-2005, 08:17 PM   #5 (permalink)
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It works now...

Weird... I didn't do anything... And I tried doing it after I restarted, so that couldn't have been it.

Thanks though
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