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sfc.exe won't run

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#1 dee8888


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Posted 12 July 2013 - 07:35 AM

My wife's windows 7 machine seams to have missing files.

The trouble shooter reports that:

1. "Windows Search" is not running"

2. It cannot start it.

3. There are missing files.


Because of this, I tried to run fcc.exe. I does not run either.



By the way, her C: is a Samsung 840 SSD 250 Bb


Can someone help?


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Posted 12 July 2013 - 08:52 AM

are you trying to run the command sfc /scannow? you can try running that, or could also try a system restore to when the pc was working correctally.




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Posted 13 July 2013 - 06:09 AM

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Posted 13 July 2013 - 04:52 PM

do the following,



look for a service called windows search see if the service has started if not start the service and see if that solves the problem.


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Posted 13 July 2013 - 05:39 PM

You'll probably have to run your fix from a bootable Windows repair disk... I bet. System Restore is disabled too.?  try "Last Known Good" from the boot menu, if it will work.

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