SFC.exe (System File Checker) shows it is repairing corrupted files per the CBS log after installing Windows Vista SP1

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Symptom



After installing Windows Vista SP1 and running “SFC.exe,” the following may be recorded in the file %windir%\Logs\CBS\CBS.log:

 





Repairing corrupted file [ml:520{260},l:58{29}]"\??\C:\Windows\System32\da-DK"\[l:20{10}]"secpol.msc" from store

Cause



Two manifests on the system claim ownership of the file and think it is supposed to have a different hash than it actually has.

Resolution



This message can be safely ignored as the file itself is not corrupted.

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Article ID: 966305 - Last Review: November 1, 2013 - Revision: 2.0
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