RE: chkdsk does not check drive on re-boot
Boot from the Vista DVD, go into the repair menu, and run chkdsk from a
> I set chkdsk /f in three three ways but it does not check the drive on
> reboot; it goes all the way to vista as usual.
> a) opened a comand window with admin privileges, run chkdsk /f, tells
> me that will do it on reboot but does not, b) found chkdsk.exe on
> explorer, right click on the file, run as admin, same thing, c) on
> explorer right click on drive c:, properties, click on the button for
> check disk, same thing.
> DID chkdsk with no switches on a command window, it shows corrupted
> sectors and quits w/o checking all the disk.
> DID fsutil dirty query c: and yes, the drive is dirty.
> I have a Lenovo 3000 N100, Vista Home Premium, and a C: drive Hitachi
> ATA. Ir runs very slow but fine otherwise.
> What can I do to fix those bad sectors ?
> Thanks, Zorzal.