Chkdsk command freezes when it's running in Windows

This article describes an issue that occurs in Windows 8.1, Windows RT 8.1, or Windows Server 2012 R2. You can fix this issue by using the update in this article. Before you install this update, check out the Prerequisites section.

Note This update is identical to update 3013810.
Symptoms
This issue occurs when system metadata or file metadata is corrupted.

Note The execution of the chkdsk command is expected.
How to get this update
Important If you install a language pack after you install this update, you must reinstall this update. Therefore, we recommend that you install any language packs that you need before you install this update. For more information, see Add language packs to Windows.

Method 1: Windows Update

This update is provided as a Recommended update on Windows Update. For more information on how to run Windows Update, see How to get an update through Windows Update.

Method 2: Microsoft Download Center

The following files are available for download from the Microsoft Download Center:
Operating systemUpdate
All supported x86-based versions of Windows 8.1DownloadDownload the package now.
All supported x64-based versions of Windows 8.1 DownloadDownload the package now.
All supported x64-based versions of Windows Server 2012 R2DownloadDownload the package now.
Note The update for Windows RT 8.1 can be downloaded only from Windows Update.

For more information about how to download Microsoft support files, select the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
119591 How to get Microsoft support files from online services
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Update detail information

Prerequisites

To apply this update, you must have April 2014 update rollup for Windows RT 8.1, Windows 8.1, and Windows Server 2012 R2 (2919355) installed in Windows 8.1 or Windows Server 2012 R2.

Registry information

To apply this update, you don't have to make any changes to the registry.

Restart requirement

You may have to restart the computer after you apply this update.

Update replacement information

This update doesn't replace a previously released update.
Status
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section.
References
See the terminology that Microsoft uses to describe software updates.
File Information
The English (United States) version of this software update installs files that have the attributes that are listed in the following tables. The dates and times for these files are listed in Coordinated Universal Time (UTC). Be aware that dates and times for these files on your local computer are displayed in your local time and with your current daylight saving time bias. The dates and times may also change when you perform certain operations on the files.

Windows 8.1, Windows RT 8.1 and Windows Server 2012 R2

Notes
  • The files that apply to a specific product, milestone (RTM, SPn), and service branch (LDR, GDR) can be identified by examining the file version numbers as shown in the following table:
    VersionProductMilestoneService branch
    6.3.960 0.17xxxWindows 8.1, Windows RT 8.1, and Windows Server 2012 R2RTMGDR
  • The MANIFEST files (.manifest) and the MUM files (.mum) that are installed for each environment are listed separately in the "Additional file information" section. MUM, MANIFEST, and the associated security catalog (.cat) files, are very important to maintain the state of the updated components. The security catalog files, for which the attributes aren't listed, are signed with a Microsoft digital signature.
Windows RT 8.1
File nameFile versionFile sizeDateTimePlatform
Untfs.dll6.3.9600.17481430,59205-Nov-201400:59Not applicable
x86 Windows 8.1
File nameFile versionFile sizeDateTimePlatform
Untfs.dll6.3.9600.17481507,39205-Nov-201401:18x86
x64 Windows 8.1 and Windows Server 2012 R2
File nameFile versionFile sizeDateTimePlatform
Untfs.dll6.3.9600.17481558,08005-Nov-201401:41x64
Untfs.dll6.3.9600.17481507,39205-Nov-201401:18x86

Additional file information

Windows RT 8.1
File propertyValue
File nameArm_9804d1f1afe2a37071f617f2ef1b31b3_31bf3856ad364e35_6.3.9600.18055_none_c6a94fa391dcd3c3.manifest
File versionNot applicable
File size716
Date (UTC)14-Sep-2015
Time (UTC)22:41
PlatformNot applicable
File nameArm_microsoft-windows-f..mutilityntfslibrary_31bf3856ad364e35_6.3.9600.18055_none_93872b780f6ae036.manifest
File versionNot applicable
File size2,208
Date (UTC)14-Sep-2015
Time (UTC)22:41
PlatformNot applicable
File nameUpdate.mum
File versionNot applicable
File size2,225
Date (UTC)14-Sep-2015
Time (UTC)22:41
PlatformNot applicable
x86 Windows 8.1
File propertyValue
File nameUpdate.mum
File versionNot applicable
File size2,225
Date (UTC)14-Sep-2015
Time (UTC)22:41
PlatformNot applicable
File nameX86_d5ba6004d6c00edf6a8d39d81e61bdea_31bf3856ad364e35_6.3.9600.18055_none_1e1fe204ebc0ed82.manifest
File versionNot applicable
File size716
Date (UTC)14-Sep-2015
Time (UTC)22:41
PlatformNot applicable
File nameX86_microsoft-windows-f..mutilityntfslibrary_31bf3856ad364e35_6.3.9600.18055_none_9384b9200f6dc170.manifest
File versionNot applicable
File size2,208
Date (UTC)14-Sep-2015
Time (UTC)22:45
PlatformNot applicable
x64 Windows 8.1 and Windows Server 2012 R2
File propertyValue
File nameAmd64_246daf9fb40b13557397f3c5e248b7b5_31bf3856ad364e35_6.3.9600.18055_none_051e64cadcc7a5ac.manifest
File versionNot applicable
File size720
Date (UTC)14-Sep-2015
Time (UTC)22:41
PlatformNot applicable
File nameAmd64_d5ba6004d6c00edf6a8d39d81e61bdea_31bf3856ad364e35_6.3.9600.18055_none_7a3e7d88a41e5eb8.manifest
File versionNot applicable
File size718
Date (UTC)14-Sep-2015
Time (UTC)22:41
PlatformNot applicable
File nameAmd64_microsoft-windows-f..mutilityntfslibrary_31bf3856ad364e35_6.3.9600.18055_none_efa354a3c7cb32a6.manifest
File versionNot applicable
File size2,210
Date (UTC)14-Sep-2015
Time (UTC)22:48
PlatformNot applicable
File nameUpdate.mum
File versionNot applicable
File size3,346
Date (UTC)14-Sep-2015
Time (UTC)22:41
PlatformNot applicable
File nameX86_microsoft-windows-f..mutilityntfslibrary_31bf3856ad364e35_6.3.9600.18055_none_9384b9200f6dc170.manifest
File versionNot applicable
File size2,208
Date (UTC)14-Sep-2015
Time (UTC)22:48
PlatformNot applicable
Properties

Article ID: 3096433 - Last Review: 11/10/2015 19:25:00 - Revision: 3.0

Windows Server 2012 R2 Datacenter, Windows Server 2012 R2 Standard, Windows Server 2012 R2 Essentials, Windows Server 2012 R2 Foundation, Windows 8.1 Enterprise, Windows 8.1 Pro, Windows 8.1, Windows RT 8.1

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