Causes of Windows® 7 Corrupt Files
What are the causes of corrupt files in Windows 7? List the symptoms and tips to fix the corrupt files in Windows 7.
A Windows 7 computer is extremely user friendly and easy to use. But, some issues might be caused when the files of Windows 7 become corrupt. Different reasons might cause the disk errors. You mighty experience a non-responding state in your computer, the computer might restart unexpectedly and in some cases, the computer might not shut down properly. The Windows might not perform smoothly if the computer’s hard disk space is very less. Windows might use certain hard disk space for caching. It might also use disk space to store temp files while browsing Internet and for extracting data in zip files. In these cases, you need to make sure that there is sufficient hard disk space in the computer.
The following might help you in fixing the corrupt files in Windows 7:
- Reinstall corrupted drivers
- Use a secondary drive
- Check Errors
Reinstall corrupted drivers
The drivers might become corrupt when there are any disk errors. The hard disk stores all the data of the computer. If the driver files of the various drivers are in a bad sector of computer, then there is a chance for them to become corrupted. In order to resolve such issues, run error check of Windows. If the drivers are still corrupted then you need to reinstall drivers.
Use a secondary drive
You might use another drive, to back up the files in a computer. The secondary drive might be used to save the files in the hard disk drive. The hard disk can save the files properly to the computer. Even in the case of a crash, you mighy be able to use the files in the secondary drive.
With usage the hard disk might be affected with bad sectors. The bad sectors might happen due to improper shut down or voltage fluctuations in the power supply. In order to resolve these errors, you need to perform an error check. The error check might help to resolve the issues caused due to this. Error checking checks the particular drive for bad sectors and if there is any data in these bad sectors, it can move them to a good sector. In this way the data is safe and the performance of the computer is also enhanced.
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