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What does CHKDSK stand for?

CHKDSK stands for Check Disk (MS-DOS)

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  • Information technology (IT) and computers

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Additionally, Windows operations such as Check Disk or Check Sum can be used to prepopulate a list of data errors — in a database, for example — without having to take a server or application offline, Pinkerson said.
If you check disks or flashcards in your home you may find some of the rock or rap songs performed by Uzbek singers as well C* and be aware of the satanic effects of this evil music," the narrator warned.
Byline: Stephen Cawley TO CHECK disk space, double-click on the My Computer icon on the desktop, right-click on the drive you want to check (normally C:) and select Properties from the menu.