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To fix hard drive error your need to run the DOS command CHKDSK. This command scans your selected drive for disk errors anf file error and automatically fixes the error. To maintain an error free hard drive you need to defragment the drive regularly.


To fix hard drive error you will need to start you computer in DOS command prompt. You can do this by either using you Windows installtion disk and going into the Repair console


You can alos access the DOS command prompt by pressing F8 at Windows startsup, but after the BIOS.


You can also carry out Windows error-check on any of your drives after within Windows, click here for instructions


Next to maintain your hard drive and keep it error free carry out a hard drive defragment, click here for instructions