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Drives under My PC taking forever to "refresh" show up ?

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    I ran chkdsk a few times and a couple of other ones the "dism" health ones. Whatever it was it is fixed. I forgot to say there was the other issue that was bothering me when the drives were not coming up quickly. The system was hanging at restarts. I was worried about the long term damage to my drives. But both issues are fixed. I can rest easy. I think

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    Windows 10 Pro 64bit

    I think ? O.k. you hope ! Post back if need more help, but see you marked resolved.
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