Windows 10 Drive Locked or BCD Error

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Windows 10 Drive Locked or BCD Error

Post by Paul Pritsis » Fri Oct 21, 2016 11:38 am

Method one:
1.Place the Windows 8.1 or Windows 10 installation media inside the PC either a USB or a DVD.
2.Reboot the Windows 8.1 or Windows 10 device.
3.On the startup screen of windows you will be asked to boot from the DVD or USB stick and you should do so.
4.You will get to a Windows setup screen and you will need to left click or tap on the “Next” button.
5.In the next window you will need to left click or tap on the “Repair your computer” feature.
6.Now you should be in the “Advanced startup options” window.
7.Left click or tap on the “Advanced boot options” feature.
8.Left click or tap on the “Troubleshoot” feature.
9.Left click or tap on the “Advanced options” feature.
10.Left click or tap on the “Command prompt” option.
11.Write the following command in the command prompt window:
chkdsk /f c: and press enter
exit and press enter
13.Reboot your device to see if you get the same error message.

Method two:
1.Open the command prompt window as you did in the first method.
2.Write the following command in the command prompt window:
sfc /scannow and press enter
3.Let the scan finish and fix any potential errors.
4.Reboot your Windows 8.1 or Windows 10 device again and check if you have the same error message.

Method three:
1.Go to the "Troubleshoot" feature in Windows as you did in the first method.
2.Click on the "Advanced Options" menu.
3.Click on the "Automatic Repair" option.
4.Click on the "Command Prompt" option.
5.In the command prompt window type the following commands:
bootrec /rebuildbcd and press enter
bootrec /fixMbr and press enter
bootrec /fixboot and press enter
exit and press enter
6.Reboot your Windows 8.1 or Windows 10 operating system.

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