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Windows Vista fails to boot BSOD

After fresh reinstall I get an error which says to run CHKDSK on the computer and the error code is 0x0000007B. I didn't even manage to boot it once. I managed to run checkdisk from vista installation ...
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Encrypted Disk + chkdsk = Cannot boot into Windows

Here is the scenario my friend and I have: Installed Norton Utilities and performed "optimize" (mistake 1) Upon reboot, chkdsk runs and starts spitting out "replacing invalid security id with ...
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running chkdsk /F on a large mounted NTFS image file gets BSOD (Windows Vista)

Using ddrescue, I've created ISO files from the C: and D: drives on my Windows XP laptop's harddisk (after the laptop stopped booting and chkdsk etc. wouldn't fix it). I was able to mount the 60 GB ...
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can't run chkdsk, autochk.exe corrupted

Vista64 - at least 3 files are bad, disk may have bad sectors. One broken file is the one that runs CHKDSK at re-boot: AUTOCHK.EXE. I believe the disk has bad sectors - from err msgs. Now: how can I ...
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Checkdisk is stalling partway through a scan

In Vista, when I run checkdisk at boot, it consistently stalls at 60%. I have tried running it three times. I now have a new second hard drive that is a clone of the original problematic drive. ...
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Chkdsk message: “Index Entries referencing file 841231 will not be validated because the file contains too many filenames”

I have a strange situation on a hard-worn HDD. When I run chkdsk on it, I keep getting the message "Index Entries referencing file 841231 will not be validated because the file contains too many ...
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Vista's chkdsk just deleted lots files - can i recover them?

I didnt know it was going to delete stuff! it didnt even ask me if it was ok to. But it went and deleted a lot of photos and music off my harddrive. Is there anyway i can recover them?