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SFC and DISM problems

  1. #31

    Hoping a miracle may have occurred, I ran dism and sfc again ... same results:

    Microsoft Windows [Version 6.2.9200]
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    C:\Users\rrkurtz>Dism /Online /Cleanup-Image /StartComponentCleanup

    Deployment Image Servicing and Management tool
    Version: 6.2.9200.16384

    Image Version: 6.2.9200.16384

    The operation completed successfully.

    Press any key to continue . . .

    C:\Users\rrkurtz>Dism /Online /Cleanup-Image /RestoreHealth

    Deployment Image Servicing and Management tool
    Version: 6.2.9200.16384

    Image Version: 6.2.9200.16384


    Error: 0x800f0906

    The source files could not be downloaded.
    Use the "source" option to specify the location of the files that are required to restore the feature. For more information on specifying a source location, see
    Configure a Windows Repair Source.

    The DISM log file can be found at C:\windows\Logs\DISM\dism.log

    Press any key to continue . . .

    C:\Users\rrkurtz>SFC /scannow

    Beginning system scan. This process will take some time.

    Beginning verification phase of system scan.
    Verification 100% complete.

    Windows Resource Protection found corrupt files but was unable to fix some
    of them. Details are included in the CBS.Log windir\Logs\CBS\CBS.log. For
    example C:\Windows\Logs\CBS\CBS.log. Note that logging is currently not
    supported in offline servicing scenarios.
    The part I really don't understand is this: The source files could not be downloaded.

    I have dism setup via gpedit to use Windows Update, so why can't dism download needed files from there?
    How can I point dism to a location where the necessary files are? I have Windows 8 Pro X64 iso but pointing to it doesn't seem to help either. I don't have a Windows 8 Pro X64 .wim file though and it sounds like that is what dism wants.

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  2. #32

    ectech, I went back to post #17 in this thread and did the copy:

    copy /y "C:\ESD\Windows\sources\luainstall.dll" "C:\Windows\System32\luainstall.dll"

    and it completed successfully. I compared the luainstall.dll in both locations before the copy and they were different, and after the copy and they were identical.

    Rerunnin: Dism /Online /Cleanup-Image /RestoreHealth
    I'll run sfc after that.
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  3. #33

    Posts : 1,360
    Windows 8.1 Enterprise

    My apologies Rich I forgot all about this. I will take a good look tomorrow after I get back home.
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  4. #34

    No problem. I'll be here when you get time.

    sfc failed again. I see 4 files it had problems with:

    luainstall.dll Referenced by and .mum
    MpAsDesc.dll Referenced by and .mum
    fastprox.dll Referenced by and .mum
    smipi.dll Referenced by and .mum

    I don't know how to go about fixing them though.
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  5. #35

    Posts : 1,360
    Windows 8.1 Enterprise

    Check to see if you have KB2871777 installed on your machine. If you do uninstall it, restart, download a fresh copy.

    Link: Download Update for Windows 8 for x64-based Systems (KB2871777) from Official Microsoft Download Center
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  6. #36

    Posts : 146
    Windows 8 Pro

    This works on a desktop if you have an ISO or dvd......definitely worth a try and you still retain Windows 8.1.
    Start laptop then click on "Restart holding down Shift Key".
    This will bring up a "Choose An Option Screen"
    Click on "Troubleshoot"...then "Advanced Options"....then "System Image Recovery".
    This will not affect any thing other than System Image.
    Hope this helps.
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  7. #37

    Ectech, I do have KB2871777 but I can't uninstall it. When I right click on it, I don't get any context menu options. I wonder if I can just re-install it? I'll give that a try.

    Dencal, what is the purpose of doing this? I have 8.0, not 8,1.

    Edit: Nope, could not reinstall KB2871777, detected it was already installed and exited.
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  8. #38

    Posts : 1,360
    Windows 8.1 Enterprise

    I found the solution, update to Windows 8.1

    This problem has already been resolved by updates included in the Windows 8.1 Package.
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  9. #39

    Posts : 146
    Windows 8 Pro

    Quote Originally Posted by Ztruker View Post

    Dencal, what is the purpose of doing this? I have 8.0, not 8,
    This will solve your sfc /scannow problem....this works in both 8.0 and 8.1....any faults found in sfc ....System Image will rectify.
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  10. #40

    No thanks. Don't want to update to 8.1 since it's not really an update but a new install. I'll wait for 8.2 and see what it has to offer, may update then.

    Thanks for all your help.
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