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Windows 7: SFC SCANNOW cannot repair file - running SFC from win rec envnmnt

29 Dec 2015   #1
Mikesin

Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit 7601 Multiprocessor Free Service Pack 1
 
 
SFC SCANNOW cannot repair file - running SFC from win rec envnmnt

I have a corrupt AudiSes.dll in Windows/System32 which I wish to replace as part of the process of clearing up a number of problems on my Win 7 installation.

I would appreciate someone to verify that I will be using the correct command from the WRE - I will boot the WRE from CD drive D and be working on Win 7 installed on drive C


sfc /scanfile=c:\windows\system32\AudioSes.dll /offbootdir=c:\/offwindir=c:\windows

this is supposed to repair the corruption

Thanks in advance

Mike


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29 Dec 2015   #2
Gator

Dual Boot: Windows 8.1 & Server 2012r2 VMs: Kali Linux, Backbox, Matriux, Windows 8.1
 
 

That should work although you may need to change drive letters because sometimes the same drive letters aren't used from outside of the operating system.

For more information on SFC:
How To Use SFC Scannow to Repair Windows System Files

Alternatively, you can scan the whole file system and replace corrupt files with the link below
SFC /SCANNOW : Run in Command Prompt at Boot
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29 Dec 2015   #3
Mikesin

Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit 7601 Multiprocessor Free Service Pack 1
 
 

Many thanks will try tomorrow
Tomorrow arrived - ran procedure 3 times from WRE and it was unable to repair corrupted file - is there a way to force replacement of this one file named AudioSes.dll ?
( I am attempting to clear up a number off issues without doing a win 7 reinstall -the system is 90% operational but has a couple of problems with things like WMP libraries and Plex)
Thanks
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29 Dec 2015   #4
whs
Microsoft MVP

Vista, Windows7, Mint Mate, Zorin, Windows 8
 
 

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