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Cannot run CHKDSK - says insufficient privileges

  wildhouse 21:58 17 Sep 2015

I want to run CHKDSK to check if my hard drive is on the way out,however, I get the message: Access denied you do not have sufficient privileges. You have to invoke this utility running in elevated mode.

Can anyone advise how I can get around this? This is my own computer and no-one else has had access to change my permissions.

  robin_x 22:45 22 Sep 2015

ie You make an exact snapshot of a working system and repeat regularly.

Then there is always a simple method of rebuilding with just a few clicks.

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