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Windows 7: SFC /SCANNOW Command - System File Checker

09 Jan 2009   #139
Brink
Microsoft MVP

64-bit Windows 8.1 Enterprise
 
 
SFC /SCANNOW Command - System File Checker

How to Repair Windows 7 System Files with System File Checker


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29 Jun 2011   #140
karlsnooks

MS Windows 7 Ultimate SP1 64-bit
 
 

I was just wondering if they would find it easier to use dism to find the index and then use 7-zip to "open achive" of \sources\install.wim followed by navigating to \n\windows\sytem32\desired file.

In other words, they wouldn't need 7-zip until they got ready for the actual extraction.

Could just be a case of 6 of one and half-a-dozen of the other.


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29 Jun 2011   #141
Brink
Microsoft MVP

64-bit Windows 8.1 Enterprise
 
 

I'm not sure if it would make it much easier or not with throwing in additional steps for using the command prompt, but I'll look into it some more tonight to see though.
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29 Jun 2011   #142
karlsnooks

MS Windows 7 Ultimate SP1 64-bit
 
 

I think you may be correct. I just went thru documenting using Dism and then 7-zip. If i simply stuck to the bare commands and no explanations, then the mix is quicker but to explain takes more when both are used.
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29 Jun 2011   #143
karlsnooks

MS Windows 7 Ultimate SP1 64-bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Brink View Post
I'm not sure if it would make it much easier or not with throwing in additional steps for using the command prompt, but I'll look into it some more tonight to see though.
Shawn,
Since I had already installed 7-zip, i found that by:

Navigate to %programfiles%\7-zip
Rt-clk on 7zFM.exe
Choose Run as administrator

works fine. allows me to move/extract files.

also one can choose to pin to start menu, Send to Desktop and then right-click on the result and choose Run as administrator.
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29 Jun 2011   #144
Brink
Microsoft MVP

64-bit Windows 8.1 Enterprise
 
 

That would work to run as administrator, but just temporarily until closed unless set in Compatibility Mode. To be honest 7-Zip should of had their program use Run as administrator by default considering how limited it is until you do.

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30 Jun 2011   #145
dbseven

Windows 7 Pro 64Bit
 
 

Should I or could I extract the files in Install.Wim #3 (Windows 7 Pro) to replace the whole Protected Files Folder, rather than doing a REPAIR INSTALL?

Thanks, Donald
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30 Jun 2011   #146
karlsnooks

MS Windows 7 Ultimate SP1 64-bit
 
 

No. You will run into ownership and access permission problems plus update related issues.

Replace only the files which SFC has indicated are corrupt.
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02 Jul 2011   #147
PocketAcesDMB

MS Windows 7 64-bit SP1
 
 

here is my list of corrupt stuff..don't wanna grab and repair the wrong files from the windows 7 dir so im posting to make sure from one of you experts which ones to get


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File Type: txt sfcdetails.txt (73.2 KB, 67 views)
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02 Jul 2011   #148
karlsnooks

MS Windows 7 Ultimate SP1 64-bit
 
 

This is the file you need to replace:
xchalVx64.sys
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02 Jul 2011   #149
PocketAcesDMB

MS Windows 7 64-bit SP1
 
 

thanks karl can this be the thing causing my blue screens in my other thread as well ?
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