Checking computer for errors is an important element of computer operation
During the operation of a personal computeror a laptop, sooner or later, there may be failures or malfunctions in its operation. This can be expressed in different ways: in unexpectedly turning off or rebooting the device, braking or hanging during operation. There may be several reasons, the main ones being RAM errors, software problems and hard drive problems. The latter happen most often. To determine and eliminate these causes, the computer checks for errors.
First, let's look at how the test is performedthe computer for errors with the help of staff tools. First, go to "My Computer", where we find the logical drive we need, then select "Properties" - "Service" - "Check Disk for Errors" and click on "Perform Scan".
Then there are two options: or the hard disk will start scanning, or a message will appear that the disk is busy and verification is impossible now. You do not need to get scared, it just happens when the operating system boots up again. You can immediately restart the computer and before starting the system will be watching the screen for the entire scanning process. After its completion, you will see the corresponding inscription. In the event that errors are detected, Windows will try to fix them.
The functionality of this program is quite powerful.It diagnoses drives that run under Windows OS, with SCSI / IDE / SATA interfaces, and also works with external storage media, RAID arrays. Performs a scheduled scan and sends results via email. This is a very good program for the hard drive. Windows 7 is also supported, which is important.
First of all, we download the program we need. By the way, it is recommended to use not the latest version, complex, but, for example, 2.8,
In order for the results of the check to bethe most adequate, and the HDDScan program did not fail, you need to disable all programs on the computer, first of all antivirus and the Internet, before running the scan.