Windows 10: sfc /scannow unable to fix some of them

  1.    30 Aug 2017 #1

    sfc /scannow unable to fix some of them

    Hallo all, i already run sfc /scannow for 2 time, but it was unable to fix the problem, then run Dism /online /Cleanup-Image /RestoreHealth and it say succesfull, but when i restart and run sfc /scannow again it say unable to fix again,

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    i need help, because my explore window keep flickering and sometime freeze for a second
    i attach sfc log below.
    sfc /scannow unable to fix some of them Attached Files
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  2.    30 Aug 2017 #2

    You may wish to do an in-place upgrade repair install which keeps all programs and data and most settings.

    Precede it with this in case sthg has happened to your disk:
    Download and run Hard Disk Sentinel (trial) and make sure all disks are reported as good.
    If not, do not continue, and post back .

    And with this in case sthg has happened to your file system:

    From an admin command or powershell prompt
    [Windows key + X, click command prompt (admin)]
    chkdsk C: /F
    Your PC will need to restart.
    Post back the result, which you can get after a restart as follows:
    Read Chkdsk Log in Event Viewer in Windows 10 Windows 10 Performance Maintenance Tutorials
    How to read Event Viewer log for Chkdsk in Windows 10 [Tip] | Reviews, news, tips, and tricks | dotTechdotTech
    How do I see the results of a CHKDSK that ran on boot? - Ask Leo!
    Make sure the result is clear or fixed- else do not proceed.

    An In-place upgrade repair install will fix many things, but not those where the settings are not changed by the procedure, or user account corruption.

    For this you need an installation medium with the same base build as you have installed, and x64 if you have a 64 bits OS, else x86 (32 bits).

    You should also make sure there's at least 500Mb of unallocated space on your system disk.

    Before you perform the following major repair procedure, do create a disk image (see below).

    ** If you have the Creator's build, use the current iso.
    If you have the Anniversary build, use an Anniversary build boot disk or iso.

    Repair Install Windows 10 with an In-place Upgrade Windows 10 Installation Upgrade Tutorials
    - this includes a link from which you can obtain a Windows 10 iso file (" download a Windows 10 ISO"), or create a Win 10 bootable medium. However, this will be the latest build from MS, which may not be the build you have installed. You must use one for the same major build.

    If your installed Windows is not the latest major build, please post back.

    However, this will be the latest build from MS, which may not be the build you have installed. You must use one for the same major build.

    If your installed Windows is not the latest major build, please post back.

    I would recommend creating the bootable medium, as this can be used
    - for any future in-place upgrade repair install
    - to boot from and use its recovery options should Windows become unbootable.
    - to clean install Windows

    This will refresh Windows, after the manner of a Windows installation.
    - you keep all your programs
    - you keep all your personal data

    However: if you have installed some universal apps on a 2nd drive, these must be uninstalled or reinstalled on C: - else you will get an obscure error message that you can not keep your apps because they are in an unsupported directory.

    "You can't keep Windows settings, personal files and apps because your current version of Windows might be installed in an unsupported directory"

    - all/most associations will be unchanged
    - you will lose any custom fonts
    - you will lose any customised system icons
    - you may need to re-establish your Wi-Fi connection
    - you will need to redo Windows updates subsequent to the build you have used for the repair install
    - Windows.old will be created
    - system restore will be turned off- you should turn it on again and I recommend you manually schedule a daily restore point.
    - you will need to redo any language downloads including the display language if you changed that)
    - inactive title bar colouring (if used) will be reset to default
    - if Qttabbar is installed, you need to re-enable it in explorer (Options, check Qttabbar)
    This is one of the better features of Win10: as each major build comes out, that's your updated reference build, and as updates are mostly cumulative, there will be few to do.

    Please consider using disk imaging regularly. It's a brilliant way to
    - preserve your system (and your sanity)
    - back up your data
    - restore your system to a previously working state in a relatively short time

    Recommended: Macrium Reflect (free/commercial) + boot disk/device + large enough external storage medium.
      My ComputerSystem Spec

  3.    30 Aug 2017 #3

    The files not being repaired are a bunch of .wav sound files. You can tell by opening the file you posted and going to the end and working backward. That is a little strange so perhaps you know what might be happening?

    You might try running the Dism /online /cleanup-image /restorehealth command in an administrative command prompt.
      My ComputerSystem Spec

  4.    30 Aug 2017 #4

    That's true from the log, but not obviously related to
    i need help, because my explore window keep flickering and sometime freeze for a second
    The combination suggests it's worth doing a disk check (that's short and simple) but there's something amiss other than wav file corruption alone, which is why I opted for a simple approach.

    Sure, you could spend time trying to fix and diagnose individual issues, and spend days, whilst doing the checks I outlined and the repair covers a lot of ground in hopefully under a couple of hours.
      My ComputerSystem Spec


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