[Fix] Windows Resource Protection could not perform the requested operation

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When some Windows functions don’t function or Windows crashes, use System File Checker (SFC) to scan and restore corrupted Windows system files. Even so, as a lot of customers reported, when they execute a “sfc /scannow” command, “Windows Resource Protection could not carry out the requested operation” error pops up. 

If you’re annoyed by this difficulty, don’t worry. You can fix it with our support here:


Solution 1. Run SFC in protected mode

1) Press the Windows logo key  and R essential at the identical time to invoke the Run box.

2) Kind msconfig and press Enter.

2) Tick on Safe boot in Boot and click OK.

three) Click Restart when asked by Program Configuration.

Your Windows will then boot into safe mode

4) Run sfc /scannow to see if it operates.

Solution 2. Run CHKDSK

If there were errors on your hard drive, SFC would also fail. CHKDSK can check the integrity of your hard disk and fix various file technique errors: 

1) Sort cmd in the search box from Commence. Then proper-click on Command Prompt to select Run as administrator.

two) Click Yes when prompted by User Account Control.

3) Type chkdsk /r in the open Command Prompt window and press Enter. Enter y, When asked to schedule checking disk.

four) Close the Command Prompt window, and restart your Computer.
Then it will begin checking disk and fix the errors detected automatically.

five) Run sfc /scannow to see if it functions.