chkntfs.exe is a part of Windows Vista.
Relate to: System utility, Console, Device management
Default location: %WinDir%\System32\chkntfs.exe
Useful information about: chkntfs.exe
Description: NTFS Volume Maintenance Utility
Version: 6.0.6000.16386 (vista_rtm.061101-2205)
Size: 16896 (16K)
Chkntfs.exe is used to disable the automatic running of chkdsk on specific volumes, when Windows restarts from an improper shutdown. Chkntfs can also be used to unschedule a chkdsk if chkdsk /f was used to schedule a chkdsk on an active volume on the next system restart.
CHKNTFS volume [...]
CHKNTFS /T[: time]
CHKNTFS /X volume [...]
CHKNTFS /C volume [...]
volume Specifies the drive letter (followed by a colon),
mount point, or volume name.
/D Restores the machine to the default behavior; all drives are
checked at boot time and chkdsk is run on those that are
/T: time Changes the AUTOCHK initiation countdown time to the
specified amount of time in seconds. If time is not
specified, displays the current setting.
/X Excludes a drive from the default boot-time check. Excluded
drives are not accumulated between command invocations.
/C Schedules a drive to be checked at boot time; chkdsk will run
if the drive is dirty.
If no switches are specified, CHKNTFS will display if the specified drive is
dirty or scheduled to be checked on next reboot.
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Constantly updated. Last update:
October 13 2008
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