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checkdisc not working

by kzolady / April 22, 2013 6:35 PM PDT

I tried running checkdisc t takes forever to run,once more to reach login then freezes up at the login. if i shut it down using the computer button it restarts and the process starts again. I ended up unplugging it last night and it is still the same this morning. can you please tell me what to do?

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Clarification Request
Re: checkdisc
by Kees_B Forum moderator / April 22, 2013 6:45 PM PDT
In reply to: checkdisc not working

You forgot to tell if this happens on an iPhone, an iPod or an iPad.


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by kzolady / April 22, 2013 6:56 PM PDT
In reply to: Re: checkdisc

This is happening on a desktop

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Then please repost in the forum for your OS.
by Kees_B Forum moderator / April 22, 2013 7:06 PM PDT
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Choose from http://forums.cnet.com.

Also please tell:
- why did you run chkdsk (or if you only tried to run it, in that case: why didn't it run)
- what happened when you did it
- what exactly happens when you boot

If you shutdown using the power button it's normal that chkdsk runs. So that's not wrong. That's good.


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trying to run computer maintenence
by kzolady / April 22, 2013 8:00 PM PDT

it went through the checkdisc process, it went to startup, it froze on login. after you used the power button it restarts the checkdisc, startup, login process and feezes up

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Now post this in a more suitable forum.
by Kees_B Forum moderator / April 22, 2013 9:05 PM PDT

See my post above.


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