12-07-2012, 09:45 PM
Windows 7 has a disk checking toll known as CHKDSK CheckDisk!
Which was similar to the Scandisk in earlier versions of Windows.
In Windows 7 you can use CHKDSK in two ways:
- By CMD
- By TOOLs
First open Computer and right click on the drive which you desire to scan.
Click on Properties
Now you will see a window like this
Now navigate to Tools tab
In tools tab you can see Error-checking option in which you can scan the disk!
Now click on Check Now
A new box named as Check Disk Local Disk(C// here C: is disk letter
now click on Start
If you try to scan a running disk it will show an error as
If you try to scan non running disk it will scan
and show the results as