Windows 10: chkdsk report cut off mid-way?


  1. Posts : 190
    Windows 10 64-bit home
       11 Oct 2016 #1

    chkdsk report cut off mid-way?


    I'm having disc problems and I ran a chhdsk report. The report listed up to "Record 68 of 238: Corrupt File" and then the report cut off half-way through. So I can't see the rest of the 238 files that were affected. It says it repaired the files but in my experience the files are not repaired - they will still be corrupted. So I need to know which files are affected so I can look into this further. Is there any way of me seeing the rest of the report? Why did it cut off?
      My ComputerSystem Spec


  2. Posts : 21,626
    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 16226
       11 Oct 2016 #2

    Hello rivre,

    You might see if the complete chkdsk log may be available in Event Viewer.

    https://www.tenforums.com/tutorials/4...dows-10-a.html
      My ComputersSystem Spec


  3. Posts : 190
    Windows 10 64-bit home
    Thread Starter
       11 Oct 2016 #3

    I'm already in the event viewer. A popup came up and says "Your Drive was successfully repaired. The drive is ready to use". And there's a link to "Show Details" That link opens the event viewer for that file. So I'm looking at it and it's cut off where I mentioned. How is this possible? I checked the files it did list and sure enough repair means nothing to Windows. They are all corrupted. So I need to know what these other 170 corrupted files are. They could be anything. Ridiculous.
      My ComputerSystem Spec


  4. Posts : 190
    Windows 10 64-bit home
    Thread Starter
       11 Oct 2016 #4

    Any reason chkdsk cut off mid-way through the report? Is this normal when there's lots of corrupted files? Whats the point of a report if it's cut off mid-way? It starts listing the files one by one then cuts off mid-way through the list.
      My ComputerSystem Spec

  5.    12 Oct 2016 #5

    Does it do it if you run it again?
      My ComputerSystem Spec


  6. Posts : 37
    Windows 7-pro-sp1 and windows 10-pro-1607
       23 Oct 2016 #6

    Brink said: View Post
    Hello rivre,

    You might see if the complete chkdsk log may be available in Event Viewer.

    https://www.tenforums.com/tutorials/4...dows-10-a.html
    I concur with rivre. My laptop shut itself down while sleeping and on power up was doing chkdsk. Processed few EA records, and then muddled through over 28 thousand reparse records. Good thing I watched the screen - the event log got shut off someplace and therefore could not even show me the subsequent steps such as indexes or sectors which did occur but the screen cleared to quickly to read what it said.
    Event log is cut short as well. Useless.
      My ComputerSystem Spec

  7.    23 Oct 2016 #7

    If run in a command prompt, it probably got cut off due to the buffer size of the command prompt. Chkdsk does write everything to the Application log in event viewer so everything should be in there.
      My ComputerSystem Spec


 

Related Threads
What is chkdsk trying to tell me? in Performance & Maintenance
A few months after migrating to Win10, and after applying the Anniversary edition update, I had been experiencing issues of PC hung applying other Windows updates (several updates got to restart stage but would stay 8+ hrs overnight in blue limbo),...
Hi guys, I just did a chkdsk /r and I got the log from eventvwr. However after reading the log, I'm still unsure as to what actions have been taken after the scan, and I'm also afraid that any actions had possibly removed any files. Could someone...
Solved CHKDSK freeze in BSOD Crashes and Debugging
This is not strictly a BSOD. It is a solid freeze. Ctrl-Alt-Del does not break it. I have to power off. It happens when I run this: rem chk.btm rem /F =full chkdsk repair. /R = surface check. /B = reevaluate bad clusters rem Put drives first...
I just wanted to know if MS removed the system health report feature from performance monitor. If so how do you start a system health report in Windows 10, it seems to differ from Windows 7 where you can find in advanced tools "Generate a system...
Solved Chkdsk issue in Performance & Maintenance
Hi, so I recently upgraded to windows 10 from windows 7 and it was working fine for a week. However a few hours ago, the system prompted me to restart to scan disk for errors. I restart, windows does a scan and gets stuck at 59%. I let it run...
Our Sites
Site Links
About Us
Windows 10 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 10" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd
All times are GMT -5. The time now is 05:29.
Find Us