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    Issues that worry me about legit or failing

    Thanks David, it looks like that cleaned it up >> :thumb: A copy of the final sfc /scannow I will wait for the next big shutdown / reboot Regards -
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    Issues that worry me about legit or failing

    Speccy and other reports show that the HDD is OK at the moment thanks ....... @ David Bailey. I will try those and see what happens ... Thank You.
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    Issues that worry me about legit or failing

    Hello - This morning I turned the Desktop Acer on and the screen was very badly distorted. After a forced reboot and a wait of 1 hour I ran MiniToolBox to get a few error reports and they read like this ....... *The content index catalog is corrupt............... also *The specified object...
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    CHKDSK - Check a Drive for Errors in Windows 8

    Hi Brink - The scannow seems the same (in your Version 2) but the system can still be used. I just need to adapt my chkdsk version for forum use. It seems that chkdsk /f is the version that runs while the system operates and /r is added only if there are problems. Sorry if these are not exactly...
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    CHKDSK - Check a Drive for Errors in Windows 8

    Hi Brink - Sorry to "double up" on posts, but is a sfc /scannow ever required on Windows 8 / 8.1, as I used this for Windows 7. Run System File Check from an Elevated Command Prompt 1 Open Elevated Command Prompt as per directions 2 Type sfc /scannow and press Enter (note the space between c...
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    CHKDSK - Check a Drive for Errors in Windows 8

    Hi Brink - My Diskcheck for Windows 7 has always been as follows, will this work in Windows 8 and 8.1 ?? Run a Disk Check on your main Hard Drive in Windows 7: • Click Start and open Computer • Right-click on C: (or your hard drive letter) and select Properties • Click on the Tools tab • Under...