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Windows 7: sfc / scannow


09 Feb 2011   #1

Windows 7
 
 
sfc / scannow

I am getting bluescreen and have been reading some threads about this.
1. verifier.exe is not working in that sence that it willnot run and I have to step back to system restoire point.
2. Running "Who crashed" gives some clue.
3. Running sfc / scannow gave the message in prompt that not all could be fixed and I hade to vew CBS.Log. When I tried to do that I gor "Access denied" in spite that I was logged in as Administrator.
How can I get access to my CBS.Log note?

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09 Feb 2011   #2

Windows 8.1 Pro x64
 
 

Follow these instructions if you got any BSODs

http://www.sevenforums.com/crashes-d...tructions.html
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09 Feb 2011   #3
Microsoft MVP

W 7 64-bit Ultimate
 
 

Hello joanev.



Perhaps running the sfc /scan from the Windows Recovery Environment (WinRE) will help, have a look at this tutorial at the link below and be sure to post back with any further questions you may have and to keep us informed.


SFC /SCANNOW : Run in Command Prompt at Boot
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11 Feb 2011   #4

Windows 7
 
 
sfc /scanning

Hello Yowanvista.
First basic facts.
Windows 7 x64 with DVD retail.
It is ASUS G51J from nov 2009.
The OS is installed around sept 2010.
I did managed item 1 - 2.
I don´t know if you can see any atached file in above. If you don`t see any, please give some instruction on that.
Item 3. I tryed to fins System Health Report and tryed to print perform /report in cmd. No succes. Where is System Healt Report?
I am trying the best I can.
Joanev
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13 Feb 2011   #5

Windows 7
 
 
sfc /scannow

Hello Bar Foot Kid.
I did follow your instruction but your promt is different from mine.
Yours isat start x:\windows\system32 (and a symbol that I cannot find at my keybord).
Mine is from start x:\sourcess /the same symbol as above). I cannot deleate \sourcess. I tryed to type after sourcess \windows\system32. The problem is the symbol, right pointed which is not on my keybord.
Where is that symbol?
joanev
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13 Feb 2011   #6

Windows 7
 
 
sfc /scanning

Hello Yowanvista and Beer foot Kid.
I hope that I could make attached of Windows_NT_BSOD_jcgriff2 and Bluescreedump (3files).
I still need to fix this symbol to my prompt.

joanev
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13 Feb 2011   #7
Microsoft MVP

W 7 64-bit Ultimate
 
 

Hello Joanev.



Which method are you trying to use from the above tutorial, they are completely separate and not interchangeable.
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13 Feb 2011   #8

Windows 7
 
 

Hello Beer Foot Kid.
I am trying to run this accordning to your instruction (mine is e
sfc /scannow /offbootdir=f:\ /offwindir=f:\windows
The problem is that my promt is beginning withbx:\sourcess followed by the symbol whis is not on my keybord.
Yours
joanev
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13 Feb 2011   #9
Microsoft MVP

W 7 64-bit Ultimate
 
 

Are those "f:" the target drive letters from your system as determined using Method One from the tutorial? You have to use your specific drive letters.

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13 Feb 2011   #10
Microsoft MVP

W 7 64-bit Ultimate
 
 

If you're getting "Sources" you are not following Method One correctly.
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