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Postby bike4ever » Tue Feb 12, 2002 6:27 am

XP-Pro and chkdsk Ok, I normally use the Tools->Error Checking button to do disk checking... Naturally it says it couldn't get exclusive acces to the drive and wants to do it during reboot, so ok. Also I found and ran chkdsk.exe from CMD. It did not say ANYTHING about exclusive access. It just started checking the disk (C: or D:). Does chkdsk work just as well as the GUI version? Is there any reason not to use it? Is there any reason it's better than the GIU equivelent?
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Postby XJan87 » Fri May 24, 2002 7:20 pm

They are the same. The one that's run at startup is the text version.
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