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Richard, Computer Specialist
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Again- NOW the "The type of the file system is NTFS" above the comm

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Hi again- NOW the "The type of the file system is NTFS" above the command prompt. Is that of any consequence?
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Computer Hardware
Expert:  Richard replied 2 years ago.
Only if it can be be repaired
If you type in as I believe now it is S Drive
chkdsk s: /r
What now happens?
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
"cannot open volume for direct access" ugh!
Expert:  Richard replied 2 years ago.
It has crashed, sorry but no matter the software issue, this would run.
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
Do you think that not using the "safely remove hardware" could have crashed the thumb?
Expert:  Richard replied 2 years ago.
No, that would just possibly allow you to lose data, but it would still be accessible.
This is a complete crash sorry.
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
Thanks for you help! Jim
Expert:  Richard replied 2 years ago.
Your most welcome Jim
If you would like any additional information or assistance, please do not hesitate to let me know.
And if you can take a second to rate my service by clicking one of the stars at the top of the screen and then submit, that would be greatly appreciated.
Thank you
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
since my "2nd" problem was due to being answered so fast, it should not have been an additional cost. Can you refund?