chkdsk cannot open volume for direct access for new Windows 10

Hello,

I just installed a new Windows 10 on my PC with a SSD and HDD drive both attached inside the PC. After windows booted for the very first time, I was not able to detect my HDD at all, my OS runs on my SDD drive. I tried to use chkdsk and i got the error chkdsk cannot open volume for direct access. I have looked through the forum and tried to use EaseUS to fix this problem but still couldn't fix it. I used check partition but there was no error, even on surface test. 

I am not very familiar with partitions or sectors etc and tried the ways i found online but nothing seems to work. Please help me.

Thanks,

Gerald


 

Chkdsk needs to run on startup. Learn more:

How to Prevent Hard Drive Failures by Checking and ... - groovyPost
https://www.groovypost.com/howto/check-hard-dri...
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Andre
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Last updated August 5, 2020 Views 1,100 Applies to: