One of your disks needs to be checked for consistency Tags: Chkdsk Windows XP Last response: January 1, 2010 12:51 PM in Windows XP Share zillah January 1, 2010 10:21:55 AM Hi I have got two hard disk on my desktop one of them is called C for OS XP SP3 and other is called D for program files and Data Recently whenever I restarted my PC I would have been experiencing the message below Checking file system on D : Type : NTFS One of your disks needs to be checked for consistency. You may cancel the disk check, but it is strongly recommended that you continue. Windows will now check the disk. CHKDSK is verifying files (stage 1 of 3) File verification completed CHKDSK is verifying indexes (stage 2 of 3 ) File verification for completed CHKDSK is verifying security descriptors (stage 3 of 3 ) Security descriptors completed After that I could not write the whole message What could be causing this problem ? Thanks More about : disks checked consistency | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Register or log in to remove Zoron January 1, 2010 12:51:16 PM Corrupt file or files... possibly corrupt file system. Best thing to do is a chkdsk with a surface scan. Your hard drive could be failing. | Report abuse Ask the community Publish Tom's Hardware>Forum>Windows XP>One of your disks needs to be checked for consistency> Related ressources: ForumWhat's a disk consistency check ? ForumCheck disk consistency ForumWinXP -insists on doing " consistency check " on one drive a.. Forumdisk check for consistency Forumvalve consistency making hl2 consoles the only proper vers.. Forumdisk consistency check deleted my data, please help ForumWindows 7 crashes with no error screen consistently. Forumdisk consistency after install deleted all my data, please.. ForumReal problem, corruptions and disks inaccessable - eek! Forumconsistency problem ForumWin2k won't boot after passing consistency check ..... ForumDisk check ForumAcer inspire one ForumDisk Check (Windows) ForumQuestion about the new Western Digital EARS Disks ForumNeed help fixing windows XP Tower PLEASE! ForumGetting past administrative password ForumReformatting a Pc without driver disks. ForumWhat does it mean if your keyboard and mouse just stop working on your ForumHow to remove Generic Host Process for Win32 Services has encountered a problem More resources Read discussions in other Windows XP categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Video !