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Today's Computer Word: ScanDisk

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Microsoft utility purchased from Norton, which is now Symantec; included with MS-DOS 6.2 and on as well as all versions of Microsoft Windows except Windows NT. ScanDisk is a software utility capable of checking the hard drive or floppy diskette drive for any disk errors. When errors are encountered, ScanDisk will mark those sections of the disk to help prevent information from further issues. Continue reading >>

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