Windows file check

  djsew 22:01 11 Aug 2008
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Can someone please tell me the command line to use in 'Run' to enable the validity of installed Windows files to be checked.
How to to initiated replace/repair utility too.
Thanks

  wis 22:03 11 Aug 2008

chkdsk /r

  djsew 22:15 11 Aug 2008

Thanks Wis.

  woodchip 22:38 11 Aug 2008

SFC /SCANNOW with space before /

  wis 22:40 11 Aug 2008

woodchip
he might need the disc for this

  skidzy 22:41 11 Aug 2008

XP or Vista ?

As Woody says and this will help you click here if xp

If Vista,slightly different click here

  woodchip 22:45 11 Aug 2008

Hi skidzy thought you had gone to bed as I just posted on other side.

Will let you know when I get the CD. Off to hospital in the morning to get earing aids sorted

  skidzy 22:53 11 Aug 2008

Hi Woody,now off to noddy land zzzzz

Disc should be with you in the morning.
Good luck at the quacks tomorrow...what you SAY...stop SHOUTING ...see ya Woody :-))

  woodchip 22:55 11 Aug 2008

Yep thats where I am going.

  djsew 23:06 11 Aug 2008

Thanks all. Am getting problem with supplying requested (XP)SP2 disc. I have XP Pro at SP2 standard. Shall study suggested link detailing work-around (but not tonite!).

  woodchip 15:21 12 Aug 2008

You are getting that as you have loaded SP2, just click enter key until it completes, thats the easy way

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