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Windows 7: sfc /scannow unable to fix

19 Aug 2014   #1

windows 7 x64
sfc /scannow unable to fix

Hi. my computer isn't working well after a problem that was mentioned in my previous thread (doesn't matter), so I tried sfc /scannow and it's unable to fix the corrupted files:
Microsoft Windows [Version 6.1.7601]
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C:\Windows\system32>sfc /scannow

Beginning system scan.  This process will take some time.

Beginning verification phase of system scan.
Verification 100% complete.
Windows Resource Protection found corrupt files but was unable to fix some of th
Details are included in the CBS.Log windir\Logs\CBS\CBS.log. For example

CBS.log here

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19 Aug 2014   #2

Windows 7 Ultimate x64

I would advise you to download and run Malwarebytes Malwarebytes Anti-Malware - Protect, Detect & Remove Malware From Your PC

It's a Free Malware remover. It seems to me that you may have malware causing your issues, If this helps please let me know.
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19 Aug 2014   #3
Brandon Bias

Windows 7 Ultimate x64,Windows 8.1 Pro x64 Dual Boot

Only Some Experienced Person will be able to understand that Log and BTW same happened to me and then i left that as it is
mine also said
Windows Resource Protection found corrupt files but was unable to fix some of them.
so i thought That my PC Will Get Some kind of virus or it will get damaged.
So i Downloaded Malware bytes link is in the post Above
and Microsoft security Essentials search on google.
And Download Both And Run An Deep Scan through both and Remove Infected Files then your pc Will work perfectly as before dont mind SFC leave it
Thats How i done it
Thanks, Hope this will help You out
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