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If you are able to get an older version to boot, then start/run cmd and then
run "chkntfs /d" to stop this annoying behavior. If not, then boot the WinXP
CD and load the Recovery Console. Run "chkdsk C: /r" from the prompt.
"RGrablowitz" <RGrablowitz@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
> While starting windows, the routine CHKDSK starts and does not complete.
> I can only continue with a restart and GOBACK for a n older version of the
> Mostly the last one version is sufficient.