Disable chkdsk completely in vista?

By kiyhkuj ยท 6 replies
Dec 7, 2007
  1. hi everybody. i want to know how to disable chkdsk completely in vista because it keeps on deleting vital sys files during startup. and then next startup vista is dead!! i've had 2 install vista 3 times so far with the same problem happening each time. someone plz help!
  2. kiyhkuj

    kiyhkuj TS Rookie Topic Starter Posts: 85

    come on guys i need a reply... anybody??
  3. Nodsu

    Nodsu TS Rookie Posts: 5,837   +6

    Uhm.. Your Vista copy is legal, right? We are not talking about the "reduced functionality" feature here?

    How about you fix your hard drive or whatever is causing the chkdsk run (and corrupt the drive)?
  4. kiyhkuj

    kiyhkuj TS Rookie Topic Starter Posts: 85

    i've formatted my drive about 3 times then installed vista after each format. do u think this might have something to do with it?? do u know of any software that will completely erase ur hard drive 4 good so that the ofrmat info doesn't appear any more??
  5. N3051M

    N3051M TS Evangelist Posts: 2,115

    there are software that will "get rid of it" but if its physicaly there, then its kinda not much use (aka hdd bad). The best way is to test using the manufacturer's hdd diagnostic utility (from their website - free) and run that in its dos mode where possible. That way it will confirm if its this or that problem.

    Look under Storage > HDD Diagnostic Compedium (or similar) in this forum
  6. mica3speedy

    mica3speedy TS Rookie Posts: 89

    definitely do a hd diagnostic using your manufacturer's tool.
  7. kiyhkuj

    kiyhkuj TS Rookie Topic Starter Posts: 85

    never mind guys fixed my prob and now i've got a fully functional vista with no probs. thnx for all replies!!
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