Delete the file 'ikhlayer.sys' from c:\windows\system32\drivers\3. I ran chkntfs /d and then rebooted and still no more of the annoying "Cannot open volume for direct access" message. This site is completely free -- paid for by advertisers and donations. Before the Firefox > browser misbehaved, the whole system was running smoothly, just fine. More about the author
Style Flat_Awesome Contact Us Help Terms and Rules Forum software by XenForo™ ©2010-2016 XenForo Ltd. Hi Philby Have tried the 3rd party apps with msconfig but to no avail. Check the disk for errors. Cannot open volume for direct access.
Database administrator? Panagiotis pandlouk, Mar 26, 2009 #17 pandlouk Registered Member Joined: Jul 15, 2007 Posts: 2,504 Baldrick said: Muchas Gracias / Merci Beaucoup. console) "said" it fixes some problems, but didn't using CHKDSK/R (the only real option there).This is truly frustrating. Chkdsk Cannot Open Volume For Direct Access External Hard Drive Error messages include: a) "The disk check could not be performed because the utility needs exclusive access to some Windows files....." I tried the scheduling but it just wouldn't run.
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Anyway, if it happens again I will try that sequence and see if it does the trick. This did begin after I upgraded from Windows Vista Home to Windows 7. Chkdsk Cannot Open Volume For Direct Access Windows 7 of your files in the partition) RBrx = RollbackRX partition table = a part of the master boot record that stores the info about your partitions(their size, type,etc.) Panagiotis pandlouk, Cannot Open Volume For Direct Access Flash Drive Just run the following batch file from the cmd shell or from Scheduled Tasks to take care of the "Volume/Services running" issue: @echo off rem File: Chk_Disk.bat rem Use: WinXP rem
Windows has finished checking the disk." 3) I'm now wondering if running of the chkdsk utility is any different from that of a stand-alone Windows OS. my review here Advertisement Okcpa Thread Starter Joined: Sep 26, 2010 Messages: 5 Everytime I boot my system (running Windows 7 32 bit) I get the following message: Checking file system on C: The I don't know where to go from here. I did a clean uninstallation using kaspersky cleaning utility then ran chkdsc without a hitch. Cannot Open Volume For Direct Access Windows 10
I would also run msconfig and check the startup tab for any commands related to this.Click to expand... philby philby, Mar 26, 2009 #7 Baldrick Registered Member Joined: May 11, 2002 Posts: 2,291 Location: South Wales, UK Dark_Hanzo said: Hi Baldrick. Hopefully all my problems are solved. http://ibuildsystem.com/cannot-open/usb-drive-cannot-open-volume-for-direct-access.php JoinAFCOMfor the best data centerinsights.
It may just disable a few other things which you might miss manually. Chkdsk Cannot Open Volume For Direct Access Server 2008 Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions. Graham nexstar, Mar 27, 2009 #25 (You must log in or sign up to reply here.) Show Ignored Content Page 1 of 2 1 2 Next > Loading...
From reading around, it seems you will have to find the offending app that's locking chkdsk out. Baldrick, Mar 26, 2009 #13 pandlouk Registered Member Joined: Jul 15, 2007 Posts: 2,504 Baldrick said: I see. Here’s how to do it right. Cannot Open Volume For Direct Access Windows Xp Join & Ask a Question Need Help in Real-Time?
So how do you re-enable chkdsk for the specific drive. Regards Balders Baldrick, Mar 25, 2009 #1 nexstar Registered Member Joined: Jun 23, 2004 Posts: 371 Location: Southampton, UK Take a look at this thread. Once your running under the command prompt (black screen with white letters), type chkdsk C: /r and hit enter. navigate to this website Hot Scripts offers tens of thousands of scripts you can use.
b) "Cannot open volume for direct access. Hi Hanzo & Iodore Have been running KIS since v6 and have run chkdsk a number of times over that period and have NEVER had this issue before. Thanks for response. This problem created an even greater problem for me, but PC Tools seems not to get the concepts of "paying customer" and "customer support." (Hey PC Tools/Spyware Doctor!
If you did, I presume rolling back to your baseline didn't resolve the issue (?). How can I safely disable a device?'). Any ideas gratefully accepted/considered. This also forces all running applications to be unloaded.
Muchas Gracias / Merci Beaucoup. Ultimately, running chkdsk using installation disks is not really satisfactory. It kept checking C drive but the errors turned out to be on the other partitions. Thought it might be helpful for future readers: Unable to run CHKDSK By the way, for some posters in the other thread, the cause was Spyware Doctor as well.