During back up files are skipped, how to delete them Tags: How To Hard Drives Windows 7 h_v_bryant October 30, 2012 5:57:49 AM I use the win 7 backup feature. It completes and lists files that were skipped 'because they are corrupt'. The files do not exist on the hard drive. Note: My hard drive was failing so I purchased a new drive. I backed up the old drive and restored to the new hard drive. Now the new hard drive reports the same bad file as the old hard drive. in chkdsk stage 4 of 5 ChkDsk /r generates the error: the disk does not have enough space to replace bad clusters detected in file 93923 of name \$recycle.bin\S-1-5~3\$RD2VG9F I am unable to locate the file. the disk as 160 GB in use on a 750GB drive. recommendations? More about : back files skipped delete | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Register or log in to remove Ask the community Publish Tom's Hardware>Forum>Windows 7>During back up files are skipped, how to delete them> Related ressources: ForumHow do you format a flash drive and get back all files lost during format ForumAccess Denied/Can't view files and can't delete them either HELP! ForumPs/2 keyboard works during boot up but will not work when windows is open! ForumHow do I get performance back after deleting a lot of files ? ForumWHS HDD Jumper set up (dont know how to set them ) Forum.tmp files under C:Windows - can I delete them ? ForumNewly created NTFS files deleted during System Hive restore ForumOrphaned directories, how can I delete them ?? ForumStreaming videos begin to stutter during play back ForumThere are grafics in my photo files how to delete them ? ForumWhat files should I back up before reloading XP and where do I find them ForumHow do I get back Windows 7? ForumHELP! can't run SOME .exe files ForumThose of you with raid arrays how do you back them up ? ForumWindow 7 ultimate hp product key ForumFront and Back Panel Audio Do Not Work ForumFiles from external harddisc to new PC ForumFiles from external harddisk to new pc ForumDelete restoration data and proceed to system boot ForumHOW TO GET ALL THE FILES REQD. FOR INSTALLATION OF WINDOWS 7 More resources Read discussions in other Windows 7 categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Laptops !