Windows 10 Anniversary Update introduces a novel ascendence line tool StorDiag.exe or Storage Diagnostic Tool that allows System Administrators to collect in addition to analyze storage-related data, that tin terminate assistance them troubleshoot Hard Disk in addition to storage diagnostic issues. By running a unmarried command, the tool tin terminate collect all storage in addition to file organisation related information in addition to diagnostic logs in addition to output them to a folder.
Storage Diagnostic Tool – StorDiag.exe
To operate the StorDiag.exe tool, opened upward an elevated ascendence prompt, type the next in addition to hitting Enter:
The arguments that are available are:
- -collectEtw : Collect a 30-second long ETW draw if run from an elevated session
- -checkFSConsistency : Checks for the consistency of the NTFS file system
- -out <PATH> : Specify the output path. If non specified, logs are saved to %TEMP%\StorDiag
The syntax to move used is:
StorDiag [-collectEtw] [-out <PATH>]
So if you lot desire to collect a ETW (Event Tracing for Windows) trace in addition to check file organisation consistency, generate diagnostics logs in addition to salve them to your Desktop, run the next command:
stordiag.exe -collectEtw -checkFSConsistency -out %userprofile%\desktop
Once you lot starting fourth dimension the task, you lot volition meet it carrying out several tasks, including running of ChkDsk, FSUtil, in addition to and then on. So instead of running tests individually, it volition run several tests automatically, thereby saving information technology Pros in addition to System Administrators time.
After the job is over, it volition output the log files inwards a folder in addition to salve it on your desktop:
You tin terminate select whatsoever place to salve the diagnostic files.
Hope you lot discovery the novel tool introduced inwards Windows 10 v1607 useful.