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How do I... Use the Vista Check Disk tool for hard disk analysis?

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Executive Summary

In most cases, Vista will recognize hard disk problems and automatically schedule Check Disk to run the next time the computer is restarted. However, if you're the proactive type, you might want to keep tabs on the status of your hard disk's health yourself rather than wait for Vista to recognize a problem. In this edition of the Windows Vista Report, Greg Shultz shows you how to use the GUI version of Vista's Check Disk tool to perform two hard disk analysis operations.

This download is also available as an entry in the TechRepublic Microsoft Windows blog.

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