Windows 7 Forums

Welcome to Windows 7 Forums. Our forum is dedicated to helping you find support and solutions for any problems regarding your Windows 7 PC be it Dell, HP, Acer, Asus or a custom build. We also provide an extensive Windows 7 tutorial section that covers a wide range of tips and tricks.


Windows 7: SFC question

23 May 2010   #11
logicearth

Windows 8.1 Pro (x64)
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Mombodog View Post
So if you install a Service Pack or a Windows Update, it will not update the winsxs with the newer files?

Seems like a flawed system if it does not.

.
WINSXS contains all versions, from the original to the latest. You can remove the originals after an SP install by running its cleanup.


My System SpecsSystem Spec
.

23 May 2010   #12
Mombodog

XP-Vista-W7
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by logicearth View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Mombodog View Post
So if you install a Service Pack or a Windows Update, it will not update the winsxs with the newer files?

Seems like a flawed system if it does not.

.
WINSXS contains all versions, from the original to the latest. You can remove the originals after an SP install by running its cleanup.
Thanks for the clarification.

My System SpecsSystem Spec
10 Feb 2012   #13
RBCC

Windows 7 Ultimate
 
 

Does sfc look for the non-corrupt files in winsxs and compares them to the installed files? John
My System SpecsSystem Spec
.


Reply

 SFC question




Thread Tools





Similar help and support threads
Thread Forum
Question about SSD's
I saw these comments on a site about SSD's , is the below comments true ? I was hoping to use the SSD as my primary drive , i don't store much . Thank you
Hardware & Devices
Thermal Paste Question..(Noobish Question)
Hey guys, I recently purchased Corsair H40 that came with pre applied thermal paste. Before I placed the H40 sink on my processor, I applied a thin layer on the on the processor with Cooler Master thermal paste. So essentially I mixed the H40 pre applied thermal paste with the Cooler Master thermal...
PC Custom Builds and Overclocking
WEI Question
Hey guys, I went into my system properties to get into something today, but when i did it prompted that i needed to re-rn the assesment. I did so and my graphics score went from a 7.4 down to a 6.9. Would this be caused from me running display fusion on my system to allow me to do certain...
Performance & Maintenance
RAM Question
I will probably be getting this motherboard Gigabyte GA-Z68A-D3H-B3 rev. 1.0 Socket 1155 ATX Motherboard Intel Z68 Express Intel Core i7 i5 i3 LGA1155 Processors, Dual DDR3 2133 SATA III SATA 6.0 Gb/s Gigabit LAN SLI CrossFireX USB3.0 HDMI DVI 7.1 Channels Audio-Best Computer Online Store Hous I...
Hardware & Devices
Answer Question, Ask Question.
First (hope you get the reference): In a world where a piano is a weapon, not a musical instrument, on what does Scott Joplin play "The Maple Leaf Rag"?
Chillout Room
Logitech 5.1 surround question and soundcard question IDT and Realtek
So my situation is unique lol i have a Dell inspiron n5010 laptop running Windows 7 ultimate 64 bit the soundcard for this is either IDT 92HD79B1, v.6.10.0.6267, A01 or A03 i dont know what the default one mine came with is. Documentation i hope that helps ^ and the attatchment i...
Sound & Audio

Our Sites

Site Links

About Us

Find Us

Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 7" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 04:19.

Twitter Facebook Google+



Windows 7 Forums

Seven Forums Android App Seven Forums IOS App