Windows® 7 Repair Disc not Working
What are the reasons for the non-working of the repair disc in Windows 7?
A repair disc is a system disc which performs similar tasks of the system boot up. This is used to boot up the system if any of the major system issues occurs. The internal hard drive is one of the most common repair discs which is used by most of the computer users to boot up the system. If the hard disk fails to boot up the system, then this repair disc can be used to the boot the system. This allows you to fix the issues in the hard disk and thus, the system can be saved from all other major issues. This is the most important benefit of the repair disc. You could avoid the virus infection by booting the system from this repair disc.
Following are some of the causes due to which the repair disc in the Windows 7 system is not working:
- Disc damage
- Hardware issue
- File corruption
The main reason for non working of the repair disc is the damage in the disc itself. If the repair disc that you are using to repair is a damaged one, then the system could not recognize that disc. Disc scratch is an example for this type of damages that might occur in the repair disc. If the disc could not meet the minimum quality level, then also the system could not recognize that disc. If this is the reason, then, you need to replace that damaged disc with a good one. You could create a new disc in Windows 7. This option is available in the Backup and Restore option from the Control Panel.
If the DVD drive in the system is not good, then also system will fail to identify the disc inserted in to it. This is one of the most important examples for the hardware issues that prevents proper working of the repair disc. The damage of the lens in the DVD drive is the main reason for the non-working of drive. The main thing that you need to do is to check the DVD drive before inserting the disc in it. If the error occurs, then, you need to check the DVD drive properly and fix the issues related to that.
If any of the files in the disc gets corrupted, then the disc will not work properly. Malwares in the system can be the reason for the file corruption. So, malware cleaning before creating repair disc is one of the best methods to avoid the file corruption. If you are not following the instructions correctly while creating the repair disc, then some of the files can be missed from the disc. This also can be a reason for the non-working of the disc. So, you need to create the repair disc by properly following the instructions.
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