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How to Run chkdsk on a disk without a drive letter

Open a command prompt. Execute the mountvol command which will tell you all the volumes on your system and give you the GUID of them. \\?\Volume{eb38d03b-29ed-11e2-be65-806e6f6e6963}\ *** NO MOUNT POINTS *** \\?\Volume{eb38d03c-29ed-11e2-be65-806e6f6e6963}\ C:\ \\?\Volume{41ae7a1c-9849-11e2-be7a-0026b9dc157c}\ F:\ Windows will give the GUID if it’s has valid and recognized partition. Then run CHKDSK in this fashion: chkdsk “\\?\Volume{eb38d03c-29ed-11e2-be65-806e6f6e6963}” […]

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