disk check keeps cancelling??

  simonsup 19:28 08 Dec 2008

Hi, im trying to do a scan disc but when the pc reboots it starts checking then cancells without
me doing anything.
Any idears peeps?
Running xp pro sp3

  woodchip 19:40 08 Dec 2008

How are you doing it? Right click on Drive the Properties\Tools tick box to correct errors do a full scan

  simonsup 20:02 08 Dec 2008

hi woodchip, i am trying to do a full scan and after reboot its starts then immediately says cancelled, wierd, could it be norton 360 which i installed about 3 weeks ago?

  wis 20:22 08 Dec 2008

unplug net disable norton go again

  simonsup 21:08 08 Dec 2008

hi wis can u explain a little better please?

  simonsup 21:17 08 Dec 2008

ok done that still keeps cancelling!

  sunnystaines 09:58 09 Dec 2008

I had this fault ages ago in xp, In the end I did a reformat and loaded xp again.

try SFC/SCANNOW it might solve it.

  simonsup 18:16 09 Dec 2008

Hi, whats SFC/SCANNOW?

  sunnystaines 18:56 09 Dec 2008

click here

this link should explain it for you.

  birdface 20:00 09 Dec 2008

Not got a sticky key on your keyboard by any chance.That would stop it from running.

  birdface 20:14 09 Dec 2008

Maybe switch it off.You might find something on this that will help.click here

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