Solutions For Windows Resource Protection could not perform the requested operation



System File Checker (SFC) is the troubleshooting on Windows OS that you can rely on to solve the Windows crashes. It will scan and restore the corrupted Windows system files. Unfortunately, we received a report that they got an error message “Windows Resource Protection could not perform the requested operation” when performing sfc/scannow command.

Don’t panic! We have some methods you can do in order to resolve this problem. Try the solutions below.



Solutions for Windows Resource Protection Error

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

Solution 1. Run SFC in safe mode

  1. Press the Windows logo key Windows  and R key at the same time to invoke the Run box.
  2. Type msconfig and press Enter.
  3. Tick on Safe boot in Boot and click OK.
  4. Click Restart when asked by System Configuration.
  5. Your Windows will then boot into safe mode
  6. Run sfc /scannow to see if it works.

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 system errors:

  1. Type cmd in the search box from Start. Then right-click on Command Prompt to choose Run as administrator.
  2. 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.
  4. Close the Command Prompt window, and restart your PC.
    Then it will start checking disk and fix the errors detected automatically.
  5. Run sfc /scannow to see if it works.
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Now, you should not show the Windows Resource Protection could not perform the requested operation error pop up again on your computer. The methods above should have fixed the problem on your computer. If the error persists on your computer, you are welcome to contact us. We will do our best to help you fixing the problems.

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