SFC Scannow

  jack 19:58 22 Jan 2009

One of my flock machoine is getting a bit shall we say 'confused'
It seemed that applying SFC /scannow may sort out some deficiencies.
The Insert original disk' request came up
and then 'This is not the correct disk'
In other attempts to over install the system-
'This system is newer that the disk' has come up.
Presumably in each case layers of MS updates have changed the system away from the original.

Hos does one get over this hurdle?

  MsTechie 20:54 22 Jan 2009

Which version of Windows?
The sfc/scannow command goes as far back as Windows98.

  jack 10:03 23 Jan 2009

Full disk not a 'backup/rescue

  rdave13 10:31 23 Jan 2009

According to here you need to slipstream SP3 if it's installed; click here

  rdave13 10:33 23 Jan 2009

Have a look at 05-15-2008, 07:34 PM post.

  jack 10:39 24 Jan 2009

your 23-01 10.33 refers I assume to a search for SFC topics in the PCA archive.
This turned up 100 posts but none with the what I take you meant by 5th May 2008 @07.34.
Though many others that my be relevant and I have copied to file

Would you care to copy the link across please.

  rdave13 10:43 24 Jan 2009

Sorry if I'm a bit confusing. The post I was trying to refer to is from the link I gave; click here

  jack 11:10 24 Jan 2009

Got it printed it
Ready to play when next I get a bleat

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