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Windows 8 64bit stuck on 27% scanning and repairing drive

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    Windows 8 64bit

    Windows 8 64bit stuck on 27% scanning and repairing drive


    Hello guys, I'm new to the forum. Tonight I installed and ran tune up utilities 2012 on my windows 8 pc as I had it in my old windows 7 pc. It suggested a reboot after running a scan and now its stuck on 27%.. Its been an hour now and I'm getting worried since I have work in my pc.. The laptop is new and did not come with a windows 8 cd so formating isn't an option.. Please help!!

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    ME, XP,Vista,Win7,Win8,Win8.1


    Welcome to EightForums.

    The laptop is new and did not come with a windows 8 cd so formating isn't an option.. Please help!!
    information   Information

    We always assume you have made your Recovery Disks using the OEM manufacturer's Recovery Media Creator app the first day you had your new PC.
    & made the Startup Repair CD.
    Recovery Drive - Create with USB Flash Drive in Windows 8
    System Repair Disc - Create in Windows 8





    You can use the OEM version of
    Recovery Drive - Create with USB Flash Drive in Windows 8
    warning   Warning
    Deleting the Recovery Partition is NOT RECOMMENDED



    Did you make the OEM manufacturer's Recovery Disks?



    You can order OEM Recovery disks from your OEM manufacturer's website.
    Most OEM's will ship Recovery DVD's for FREE, (may be a postage fee)
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    Windows 8 64bit


    Thanx for the info on the OEM mate, much appreciated. I left the pc over night and it finally finished the scanning and repairing. I'm glad that it sorted it self out. I have removed Tune Up Utilities (don't wanna go through that again hehe). Again, thanx for the info and I greatly appreciate it.
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Windows 8 64bit stuck on 27% scanning and repairing drive
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