Have you ever had a buggy Windows computer which shows the blue screen of death, frequently applications crashing, Windows features not working, system files corruption or missing etc.? The problems might be caused due to some hardware failure or for some unknown reasons.
Reasons of File Corruption:
- Virus infection
- Unexpected PC shutdown due to sudden power failure.
- Application errors.
- Network failure.
To run SystemFIle Checker in Windows command you need to open command prompt with admin privilege. In the Windows search box type cmd.exe and in result option, right click on the cmd.exe and chose “run as administrator” option. Windows 10 and 8 users have an option to open command prompt Window. When a user make a right click on the start button of Windows 10/8.1, he finds the option “Command Prompt(Admin)” there.
Run ‘DISM’ Command to Fix the SFC Problems and Repair Damaged Files
If the SFC fails to fix file corruption then how to solve the problem?
“DISM” is a command line utility that works online and repair the errors which SFC can’t fix.
DISM mean: “Deployment Image & Service Management”.
Deployment Image & Service Management works on Windows 10, 8 and 8.1 and fix the component store production which prevent System File Checker from working on Windows to replace corrupted and damaged files.
Manually Replace Corrupted Files from Other Locations
If both of the above methods fail to fix corrupted system files, you can manually find the files from other locations in your PC and replace them if you find. Thus, you may solve the issue. Some files require ownership to replace them.
At Last, Try to Restore Windows System or Reset Windows PC
Latest versions of Windows users can reset Windows PC to bypass all the file corruption issue. The option is filed under Settings >> Update & Security >> Recovery >> Reset this PC.
Use “File Repair” Tool to Fix Corrupted Files in Windows
“File Repair” is a Windows based utility that can repair corrupted documents, corrupted zip or rar archives, corrupted images and videos, music files, and corrupted Pdf, database files etc. Though, this software does not provide you any fixation for Windows system files, yet, it can fix very common and useful file extensions which are very much needed in our daily life.
Sometimes, all the methods fail and you need to reinstall Windows from the scratch iso file.