Windows 10: chkdsk c: /r not working

  1.    04 Oct 2016 #1

    chkdsk c: /r not working


    hi i have au update on my desktop. i know it has some problems, but it works. i decided to run chkdsk c: /r. it only gets up to 10%, then it just sits there. i have run this before with the same problem. i have to shut down manually. is there a fix for this? thank you pothound
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  2. Posts : 2,033
    Ubuntu14.04x64 MintMate17x64 Win10Prox64
       04 Oct 2016 #2

    It is working, you just have to be patient. Sometimes chkdsk seems to stall and hang at one spot for hours.
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  3. Posts : 2,608
    10 Home x64 (1703) (10 Pro on 2nd pc)
       04 Oct 2016 #3

    topgundcp said: View Post
    It is working, you just have to be patient. Sometimes chkdsk seems to stall and hang at one spot for hours.
    That's optimism for you! There's no fixed time for chkdsk, it depends entirely on what type or errors it finds.

    chkdsk might take a long time (for example, over several days) to complete
    https://technet.microsoft.com/en-gb/.../bb490876.aspx
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  4.    05 Oct 2016 #4

    hi due to the AU update i assumed an additional problem. i will try again later.
    thank you pothound
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