|XP COMMAND LINE - CHKDSK /P & /F (Check Disk) |
"CHKDSK" is one of the more popular commands that you will come across in XP and 2000. For boot problems you should always try the "CHKDSK /P" (Outside Operating System (Recovery Console) or "CHKDSK /F" (Within Operating System) option first before you go about reinstalling or repairing Windows.
If you run from Windows this command will prompt CHKDSK to run during the next reboot.
Other CHKDSK options can be found by typing "CHKDSK /?"
Windows XP Command Line and Recovery Console Commands
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