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Why can't the Chkdsk command be executed?

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Err Msg: Could not find AUTOCHK.EXE on Startup Directories or CD-ROM drive.
Enter a complete path including the drive letter of the AUTOCHK.EXE location.


To avoid this symptom, please install Windows XP Service Pack (SP1).

Please click here to read about the Windows XP Service Pack Information before installing Windows XP Service Pack.

To avoid the symptom temporarily, try the following:

- Type C:\CMDCONS as a path when the error message appears.