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 scannow fail

23 Apr 2011   #1
deanolfc

windows 7 ultimate x64
 
 
sfc scannow fail

tryed to repair modded files after customizing my computer . any ideas guys thanx




Attached Images
sfc scannow fail-capture.png 
My System SpecsSystem Spec
.
23 Apr 2011   #2
mickey megabyte

ultimate 64 sp1
 
 

you have no system restore points?

in that case, you could try an in-place repair install.

take heed of the warnings though!
My System SpecsSystem Spec
23 Apr 2011   #3
zigzag3143

Win 8 Release candidate 8400
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by deanolfc View Post
tryed to repair modded files after customizing my computer . any ideas guys thanx
Time for a repair install from the DVD.

Be sure to back up first, just in case
My System SpecsSystem Spec
.

23 Apr 2011   #4
deanolfc

windows 7 ultimate x64
 
 

i have restore points


Attached Images
sfc scannow fail-capture878.png 
My System SpecsSystem Spec
23 Apr 2011   #5
zigzag3143

Win 8 Release candidate 8400
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by deanolfc View Post
i have restore points
Might work but it is only from 2 days ago when did the problem start?

Plus if may fix some of the problems but leave others. Uncertain outcome
My System SpecsSystem Spec
23 Apr 2011   #6
deanolfc

windows 7 ultimate x64
 
 

ran the system restore , sfc scannow is now working
My System SpecsSystem Spec
23 Apr 2011   #7
Bare Foot Kid
Microsoft MVP

W 7 64-bit Ultimate
 
 

Hello.



It may also be helpful to use this method in the tutorial at the link below to run an sfc /scan as it runs from the Windows Recovery Environment (WinRE) and since Windows isn't running at the time of the scan it may do better, though it sometime takes running the scan several times, no matter what method you use to complete successfully.


SFC /SCANNOW : Run in Command Prompt at Boot
My System SpecsSystem Spec
23 Apr 2011   #8
deanolfc

windows 7 ultimate x64
 
 

thank you bare foot kid
My System SpecsSystem Spec
23 Apr 2011   #9
Bare Foot Kid
Microsoft MVP

W 7 64-bit Ultimate
 
 

My pleasure mate, I hope you get it sorted.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
Reply

 sfc scannow fail




Thread Tools




Similar help and support threads
Thread Forum
Updates Fail, Slow Response, Fail to Connect to a Windows Service, etc
Hi, l've been having a constant issue with my computer and I can't seem to get out of this trouble no matter how many times I reinstall and even wipe out my hard drive. I wiped out everything in my hard drive and installed windows 7 Ultimate for the '7th' time, and the same problems happen every...
Windows Updates & Activation
Need sfc /scannow Help
So I love the sfc /scannow command, but usually when I run it on a computer, it will say it found errors but couldn't fix them, probably because the computer is using them. So I tried on one computer to boot into the recovery console and run the command, but it just says a repair is already pending...
Performance & Maintenance
Win 7 crash - SP1 fail - repair install fail
I am really stuck. My installation of Win 7 Ultimate has a problem. It will not install SP1, occasionally dies with the BSOD, sfc shows corrupt files that it cannot repair, start up repair from the repair disk cannot repair problems, and a repair install from the OEM disk terminates before it...
BSOD Help and Support
sfc /scannow can't fix
I'm sorry if I posted this on a wrong part of the forum. I've ran sfc /scannow on Admin's mode in CMD. All it shows is this: Windows Resource Protection found corrupt files but was unable to fix some of them. Details are included in the CBS.log windir\Logs\CBS\CBS.log. For example...
Performance & Maintenance
Biggest YouTube FAIL in FAIL History!
View Video (I dont know how to embed a YouTube video yet) Reasons why this fails. 1. He used a obvious email like Hotmail. 2. He disabled ratings. 3. He said that "You need at least one game" which obviously means that he wants to steal peoples account. 4. He asked for their Steam...
Chillout Room


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 06:18.
Twitter Facebook Google+ Seven Forums iOS App Seven Forums Android App