How to Run the Windows 10 System File Checker
In this tutorial, we will show you how to run the Windows 10 File checker tool. This will find and fix broken Windows files, and is included in Windows 10.
Run the System File Checker Tool
- Login to Windows 10.
- Click the Search button on the bottom left, and type command prompt.
- When you see the Command Prompt program listed, Right-click it, then click Run as administrator. See the steps outlined below:
- When the command prompt box comes up type the following then click Enter:
The System File Checker will then begin running:
You are finished when you see a completed message. It will also tell you if it found any integrity violations.
Congratulations, now you know how to run the Windows 10 File checker tool!
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2018-12-30 9:18 pm
Very useful. Easy to follow instructions - worked like a charm - well done and thank you!
2016-12-18 1:00 am