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Correcting errors in the volume Bitmap

by jaymax36 / May 7, 2010 4:45 AM PDT

Hello,

XP SP3 - 160 Gb, SATA, NTFS, 2 drives in RAID 1 [assuming it is the system disk, other larger storage disk on system]
Went down during the night - automatic reboot and running chkdsk apparently
for the last 6 hrs at least, continuously scrolling

"Correcting errors in the volume Bitmap"

What is an appropriate strategy for dealing with this?

Thanks!

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Re: Correcting errors in the volume Bitmap
by jaymax36 / July 17, 2010 12:41 AM PDT

How long can one expect the scrolling output, "Correcting errors in the volume Bitmap", from the same configuration on a 500 Gb disk?

Thanks

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Probably shorter than with you.
by Kees Bakker / July 17, 2010 12:43 AM PDT

It might be time to consider the data on that volume lost.

Kees

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