Need ot run chkdsk, Vista says I need elevated mode

Discussion in 'Windows Vista General Discussion' started by Lee Beck, Dec 1, 2007.

  1. Lee Beck

    Lee Beck Guest

    I'm having problems with an external HDD and I want to run chkdsk. I invoke
    the DOS prompt with chkdsk L:\ and it says that I can't and that I don't have
    sufficient priviledges ane I need to be in elevated mode. I am
    "Administrator". How do I run this utility??
     
    Lee Beck, Dec 1, 2007
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  2. Right click command prompt and click run as administrator.

    NIK
     
    Nicholas Hall, Dec 1, 2007
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  3. Lee Beck

    Lee Beck Guest

    Thanks. It's chking my dsk now.

    Oh, for the good old DOS days.
     
    Lee Beck, Dec 2, 2007
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  4. Lee Beck

    Michael Guest

    You're replying to a THREE YEAR OLD post.
    Oh. Forgive me. I see you're another techarena moron who can't read,
    doesn't realize he/she/it is posting to a Usenet newsgroup, and has no idea
    how to start a new thread.
    MORON!
     
    Michael, Aug 14, 2010
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