Microsoft Office is the software which makes the work of the computer user easier and faster. This software has many apps like Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook etc. You can install this software through www.office.com/setup. If you scan the hard drive with the error checking tool, it will identify the hard drive errors and correct it. Error Checking Tool is available for Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Vista, and Windows XP. If you check your hard drive with the error checking tool, it will take upto two hours and also depend upon the size and speed of the hard drive. In this blog, you will read how you can scan the hard drive with Error checking Tool.
Scan A Hard Drive by Using Error Checking Tool:
For scanning, first you have to right-click on the Start button and then you have to select File Explorer. Now you have to open Windows Explorer. File Explorer is available through quick search and Windows Explorer is also available through My Computer which is in the Start menu. After this, you have to Select This PC, Computer or My Computer which is located at the left side of the screen. Now you have to right-click on the drive which you want to check for errors on and then just select Properties. Here you have to Select the Tools tab which is located at the top of the window. Now you have to choose Check now. You will see the two options before starting an Error Checking scan that is Automatically fix file system errors and the other is Scan for and attempt recovery of bad sectors but this scan takes few hours. After this, you have to press the Start option. Now you have to wait for sometime so that the scanning process completes. Just you have to follow the advice which you get after the scanning process. If you found any errors then restart your computer but if you do not found any kind of error, in that case you can use your computer system normally.
This process will help you to scan the hard drive but if you have any kind of issues then you can call the expert of MS Office anytime on their toll free number. For details, you can visit to the site through office.com/setup.