edb.chk icon on desktop

  numskull 19:53 24 Sep 2010
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An edb.chk icon has mysteriously appeared on my desktop. Can I just delete it?

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 20:05 24 Sep 2010

.chk is generated auto when a program or system crashes or files aren't open properly. If SCANDISK or CHKDISK runs, all the error parts will be identified as lost file fragments

have you run chkdsk or harddrive tools recently?

  johndrew 20:10 24 Sep 2010

Does this click here or this click here help?

  numskull 22:09 24 Sep 2010

Thanks for the replies. I googled it and it seems it is safe to delete.

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