What To Do When Automatic Repair Fails and Couldn’t Repair your PC

What To Do When Automatic Repair Fails and Couldn’t Repair your PC

January 22, 2019 0 By admin

The automatic repair is generally able to fix the boot failure error, this is a built-in option comes along with the windows itself. Windows 10 running system fails to boot the Automatic Repair option tires to repair windows automatically. Automatic repair fixes the various issues related to boot failures, it also has its limitations and sometimes automatic repair fails to work.

The automatic repair fails because of some errors or missing files in your operating system. If the automatic repair fails then you won’t able to get into the Safe Mode. It shows you a error message like:

Automatic Repair couldn't repair your PC. 
Press "Advanced options" to try other options to repair your PC or "Shut down" to turn off your PC.
Log file: C:\WINDOWS\System32\Logfiles\Srt\SrtTrail.txt

The bootable installation media and system repair disc are helpful in this case.

How to Fix Automatic Repair Couldn’t Repair your PC

Method 1: Rebuild BCD and fix boot

  1. Enter the following commands in the command prompt one by one and press the enter key:
    • bootrec.exe /rebuildbcd
    • bootrec.exe /fixmbr
    • bootrec.exe /fixboot
  2. Exit the command prompt after completing each command.
  3. To check whether your PC boots, restart your PC.
  4. If you again get the error then try this:
    • bootsect /ntf60 C: (replace drive letter with your boot drive letter)
  5. Once again try the above commands which failed earlier

Method 2: Fix corrupted file system using Diskpart

  1. Open the Command prompt and type: diskpart
  2. type the following command in Diskpart:
    • DISKPART> select disk 1
    • DISKPART> select partition 1
    • DISKPART> active
    • DISKPART> extend filesystm
    • DISKPART> exit
  3. Again open the command prompt and type:
    • bootrec.exe /rebuildbcd
    • bootrec.exe /fixmbr
    • bootrec.exe /fixboot
  4. Restart your system to apply changes and fix the automatic repair coldn’t repair your PC error.

Method 3: Check Disk Utility

  1. Type the following command in Command prompt: chkdsk /f /r C
  2. Restart your PC to see , you are able to fix the automatic repair couldn’t repair your PC.

Method 4: Windows Image Repair

  1. Open the COmmand prompt and enter the following command: DISM /Online /Cleanup-Image /RestoreHealth
  2. To run the command press enter and wait for the process to get complete, it takes 15-20minutes.
  3. After the process is completed restart your PC.
  4. Reinstall the windows drivers.


We hope that you have successfully fix Automatic Repair couldn’t repair your PC but if you still have any queries regarding this guide , you are free to ask them in the comment section.