© Mike Halsey and Andrew Bettany 2015Andrew Bettany and Mike HalseyWindows File System Troubleshooting10.1007/978-1-4842-1016-1_9
9. Repairing the Windows File System Using a Portable OS
Mike Halsey1 and Andrew Bettany2
Microsoft MVP, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, UK
Microsoft MVP, York, North Yorkshire, UK
So far in this book, we’ve detailed how you can manage and audit file and folder ownership and security permissions; overall disk and file security; encryption; troubleshooting disk, file, and system errors; and how to repair, automatically or manually, the Windows boot system.
You could still find yourself in a situation, however, in which, even though the boot system is operational, Windows itself is corrupt to the point where you can’t ...