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Chkdsk

Lists and corrects errors for the specified disk. Runs the chkdsk command, a Windows utility.

Privileges

Elevated - Run as administrator

Input Parameters

Name Type Required Description
Drive Letter String Yes The letter of the mapped drive.
Fix Errors Boolean Yes Determines if chkdsk should fix any errors it encounters
Vigorous Index Check Boolean Yes Determines if chkdsk should perform an index check
SkipFolderCycle Boolean Yes Determines if chkdsk should skip the folder cycle
Force Dismount String Yes Determines if chkdsk should dismount the specified disk
Recover Bad Sectors String Yes Determines if chkdsk should recover bad sectors
Perform chddsk at bootup String Yes Delays the running of chkdsk till after a reboot.

Output Parameters

Name Type Description
Result Number Returns a success value of zero or any value other than zero to indicate failure.

Example Input Parameters

Name Type Required Example

Drive Letter

String

Yes

C:\

Fix Errors

Boolean

Yes

Optionally scan for and fix errors on the specified drive.

Vigorous Index Check

Boolean

Yes

Optionally perform a vigorous index check on the specified drive.

SkipFolderCycle

Boolean

Yes

Optionally skip the folder cycle when performing a check on the specified drive.

Force Dismount

String

Yes

Optionally dismount the drive when performing a check on the specified drive.

Recover Bad Sectors

String

Yes

Optionally recover bad sectors on the specified drive.

Perform chddsk at bootup

String

Yes

Optionally run chkdsk on the specified drive at device bootup.

This flag does not perform device restart, use Restart System or reboot device through other means.