C:/ disk checking FAT32 on start up

  gemma_loan 23:02 27 Jan 2005
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Hi,Just wondering if anyone could help!
Every time I start me computer it says my c drive needs to be checked for consistancy and that the type of file is FAT32, this happens even when I close my computer down properly.
Im running Xp on a 4 year old computer so I dont know whether this has anything to do with it - but its driving me mad!
Thanks for any help1

  VoG II 23:03 27 Jan 2005

Which version of Windows do you have, Gemma?

  VoG II 23:04 27 Jan 2005

XP. I'll get my coat.

  SANTOS7 23:09 27 Jan 2005

Start>Control panel>performance and maintianance> scheduled tasks> have a look here to see if you have scandisc enabled at startup if you have deselect it..

  gemma_loan 23:14 27 Jan 2005

I dont have a performance/maintance option - Ive went to scheduled tasks and theres nothing in there about it!

  bluesbrother 23:15 27 Jan 2005

It sounds like it could be a HDD problem. Try running MaxBlast click here It will show any problems with your drive.

  gemma_loan 23:15 27 Jan 2005

Oops yes i do ( was in classic view) and no still nothing there!

  dan11 23:18 27 Jan 2005

Are you confident with the registry? click here

  gemma_loan 23:19 27 Jan 2005

No dan - am not confident with switching the computer on let alone registry!

  gemma_loan 23:32 27 Jan 2005

maxblast didnt work - I got confused and it said it wouldnt work for my harddrive!
any more ideas?

  bluesbrother 23:35 27 Jan 2005

What make is your HD?

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