You can fix the most common errors in Windows 10 by using the Hard Disk Error Check Wizards use. Access is very easy. Just open the file explorer and go to This PC (Mein PC). Find the disk or partition where the system is installed. Open the context menu with the right mouse button and click on Properties.
Open the disc properties
In the pop-up window, go to the tab Tools on. There you will see a button with the inscription Check. Use it to check your hard drive for errors.
Use the option Scan driveto start the scan.
Scan hard drive
Wait for Windows to finish troubleshooting. This process can take several minutes. The total time spent on this task depends on several factors such as: B. the type of hard drive or its size. If errors are found, the message appears We found errors in this drive. Click on Repair driveto repair the drive or hard drive.
A reboot is required to complete the hard drive repair. You have the choice of when to restart. With the button Repair on next restart the hard drive will be repaired the next time you start the computer while it is using the button Restart and repair now happens immediately. With the second option, don’t forget to save the changes in open documents beforehand.
Choose when to repair a disc
Similarly, you can schedule a hard drive repair by using the command chkdsk C:/f run on the command line. To do this, use the Windows search and type cmd. Choose the option Run as administrator.
Open the command line input
Start the command and confirm it with the letter Y.
Correct errors in the command line
The next time you start your computer, Windows will repair any disc errors it finds.