1. Joined : Oct 2015
    Posts : 21
    Windows 10
       2 Weeks Ago #1

    Stuck at 2% when fixing disk


    My system wants me to restart the system in order to fix the disk. Every time it restarts it gets to 2% and gets stuck there. I can avoid the disk check by hitting any key and the system proceeds to boot, but it keeps on asking me to re-boot, and will re-boot by itself if the system is left unattended getting stuck at 2% every time.

    Is there a way to start a check disk while I am running W10, so that it does a check disk first and then re-boots?
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  2. Joined : Jul 2015
    Posts : 6,888
    Windows 10 Pro
       2 Weeks Ago #2

    You can open a Command Prompt (admin) and run:

    sfc /scannow

    It's possible that will fix file corruption that is causing CHKDSK to hang.
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  3.    2 Weeks Ago #3

    When loaded open a cmd prompt type chkdsk c: let it run it wont fix anything but will report problems so look out for report at the end
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  4. Joined : Oct 2015
    Posts : 21
    Windows 10
       2 Weeks Ago #4

    How do I run it as admin in a command prompt?
    NavyLCDR said: View Post
    You can open a Command Prompt (admin) and run:

    sfc /scannow

    It's possible that will fix file corruption that is causing CHKDSK to hang.
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  5. Joined : Jul 2015
    Posts : 6,888
    Windows 10 Pro
       2 Weeks Ago #5

    saline said: View Post
    How do I run it as admin in a command prompt?
    Right click on the start icon, the click on the Command Prompt (Admin) selection:

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  6. Joined : Oct 2015
    Posts : 21
    Windows 10
       2 Weeks Ago #6

    Only get to 17%.

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  7. Joined : Oct 2016
    Caledon, Ontario, Canada
    Posts : 618
    Windows 10 Pro Build 1607
       2 Weeks Ago #7

    I would strongly recommend you back up your data to a different, physically different, drive.

    One man's opinion, your drive is failing. If you download and install CyrstalDiskInfo from Crystal Mark software if will give you a very quick assessment of your drive. I could be wrong. Watch all the links, you want just CrystalDiskInfo.

    Do you have bootable media if you needed to reinstall?
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  8. Joined : Aug 2015
    Posts : 10
    windows 10
       2 Weeks Ago #8

    Agree with Ken.

    Your system is telling you there is a problem with the hard drive. Backup your data ASAP. You could try running that check disk overnight and see if the system can remap any bad sectors. This could take hours and any fixes/remaps would probably be temporary for a failing drive.

    You should definitely get your data backed up while you can.
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  9. Joined : Oct 2015
    Posts : 21
    Windows 10
       2 Weeks Ago #9

    Good advice guys. Backed up last night, and did a disk check. When I rebooted I got no check disk. Time to get a new computer anyway. Thanks all.
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