CHKDSK Err Msg Without Option to Correct: X Lost Cluster(s) (97417)

The information in this article applies to:
    Microsoft MS-DOS operating system 6.0

This article was previously published under Q97417


You may receive the following error message if you run CHKDSK /F or DBLSPACE /CHKDSK /F on a DoubleSpace drive:

0 crosslinked
1 lost cluster
However, CHKDSK does not prompt you with the Yes or No options to allow you to convert the lost cluster to a file.


To work around this problem, resize the DoubleSpace drive. To resize the DoubleSpace drive, run DoubleSpace and choose Change Size from the Drive menu.

Modification Type: Major Last Reviewed: 11/22/1999
Keywords: KB97417