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Old 02-06-2019, 12:06 AM   #1
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Is it possible to run chkdsk in read and write mode from command prompt of windows 10 USB?


from the windows command prompt can you get out of read only?
 
Old 02-06-2019, 12:44 AM   #2
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from the windows command prompt can you get out of read only?
Why do you ask this on a Linux forum?

Anyway. use
Code:
chkdsk /?
to get a list of options. Note the diferences between FAT and NTFS filesystems.
 
Old 02-06-2019, 01:00 AM   #3
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In the Linux newbie forum it says direct any Windows questions to general.
 
Old 02-06-2019, 01:00 AM   #4
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Also thanks
 
Old 02-06-2019, 05:46 PM   #5
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there isn't anything in the help menu that changes read write settings
 
Old 02-06-2019, 05:52 PM   #6
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Sorry, I've got to ask if you've tried this

The fifth response to that search starts with
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The /r /f flags causes chkdsk to run in read-write mode...
 
Old 02-15-2019, 05:21 PM   #7
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Thank you for the help that probably would have worked. I'm sure I did search for the answer before posting here, but I didn't go into too much depth.

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