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Manage Partitions with GParted How-to by Curtis Gedak

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Checking and repairing a partition (Should know)

Sometimes problems arise with the file systems in partitions. In the following section you will learn how to identify and address problems with file systems.

How to do it...

You can identify possible file system problems by following these steps:

  1. GParted indicates possible file system problems by placing an exclamation mark triangle icon beside the partition entry. If GParted displays the exclamation mark triangle icon, as shown in the following screenshot, select the partition:
    How to do it...
  2. Choose the Partition | Information menu option.
  3. View the problem in the Warning section at the bottom of the window.
  4. Click on ...

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