There are so many ways to fix the corrupted Hard drive; one such is using the command prompt (cmd), free of cost and an inbuilt feature on your Windows PC.
In this fixing process, you can not recover the Hard Drive data. Cmd cleans every piece of information.
So if you are no longer interested in data recovery, then follow some simple steps.
How to Fix Corrupted Hard Drive Using cmd?
Before following these steps, ensure the corrupted hard drive is connected to your Windows PC.
STEP 1: Open cmd (type cmd on the search box) and Run this as an administrator.
STEP 2: Type disk part and hit Enter key.
STEP 3: To see all the drives connected with your PC, type list disk and hit Enter key.
STEP 4: The list of different attached drives will be displayed. Type select disk X
where X is your drive number on the list.
STEP 5: Type clean and press Enter key; all your data will be cleaned.
After successfully cleaning up your device, you must create a new partition on the drive. Type the below command and hit Enter key.
Create partition primary
STEP 6: After creating the primary partition, format it with the below command.
If you want to enter a specific name to the partition, type the below command instead of the above.
format fs=ntfs quick label=MyDisk
STEP 7: The process may take time, and after this step finishes, assign a letter to the drive:
STEP 8: Type the exit command to exit the cmd. Check out your hard drive this time.
Many of us are confused with cmd commands; Clean up tools are recommended for them. Let us quickly review the best clean-up utility software to fix the corrupted hard drive.
Fix the corrupted hard drive using CCleaner
Using Utility software helps you speed up your PC and fix the corrupted hard drive.
If you choose the excellent software, you can clean up duplicate files, remove cache memory, quickly start your system, and much more.
CCleaner is the most popular to erase every data. This is simple and works on almost every internal and external drive. The best thing is you can try it out free of cost.
I hope you like this tutorial about How to Fix a Corrupted Hard Drive Using cmd and successfully fix this issue.