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Windows 7: Can not update

19 Jan 2013   #11
Frondar

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
 
 

I cannot rename the original file, nor can I replace it with the new one. Something about the file being open in System.


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19 Jan 2013   #12
NoelDP

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Win 7 x64 Home Premium (and x86 VirtualBox VM)/Win10
 
 

Thanks for the explication, Tom - it begins to make sense

Frondar, please reboot, and try again - that may clear the 'block'
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20 Jan 2013   #13
Frondar

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
 
 

Of course that was the problem.

Now the SURT appears to take very long to finish. It's been an hour and it didn't take nearly that long before. Good sign?
I'll leave it a few hours more and hope it will finish.

Update:
It's been close to four hours running and no progress.
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20 Jan 2013   #14
tom982

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Windows 8.1 Pro x64
 
 

Hi Frondar,

Close the SURT then. It usually takes a while, but 4 hours is just too long. Could you post the CheckSUR log please:

C:\Windows\Logs\CBS\CheckSUR.persist.log

It might give us a few clues why it failed.

Tom
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20 Jan 2013   #15
Frondar

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
 
 

Here it is. I hope it shows something good.
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20 Jan 2013   #16
tom982

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Windows 8.1 Pro x64
 
 

Hi Frondar,

Looks like the SURT hadn't frozen, it was just doing a lot of fixes - 9000 to give you an idea of why it took so long!

Could you run it again please? If it takes the same time again, cancel it and upload the log as before please.

Tom
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20 Jan 2013   #17
NoelDP

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Win 7 x64 Home Premium (and x86 VirtualBox VM)/Win10
 
 

( there's still 3,500 unfixed errors there - look at the bitflips, as well! )
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20 Jan 2013   #18
Frondar

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
 
 

It's running again. I'll give it until I go to bed tonight. Unless it's done before of course.
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20 Jan 2013   #19
tom982

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Windows 8.1 Pro x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by NoelDP View Post
( there's still 3,500 unfixed errors there - look at the bitflips, as well! )
The cross linking between different keys and values in the COMPONENTS hive is so complicated (I still can't work out how some things relate to eachother) I'm hoping that a few fixes here and there will mean that a few more can get fixed elsewhere on the next run, ultimately leaving just the bitflips at the end. Admittedly, I'm not hopeful but there's nothing to lose I guess
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20 Jan 2013   #20
Frondar

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
 
 

All right, it finished up nicely. (Five hours.)
Fingers crossed for a happy log.
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