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How to Repair Windows 11 Easily

Step-by-Step Guide to Repair Windows 11


If your PC with Windows 11 ran into some problem, you need not worry about it. You do have the option to repair Windows 11, using which you can troubleshoot any issue you might face with Windows. If you encounter problems with Windows 11 like system crashing, slow loading, or This PC can’t run Windows 11, then you can repair Windows 11 by following the methods mentioned in this article. This article has listed some ways to help you repair Windows 11.

How to Repair Windows 11 Automatic

Method 1: Windows 11 Startup Repair

The very first method involves using Windows Startup repair. This can fix any problem that your system may face while booting. To run Windows Startup repair, and fix the problem that you are facing, follow the steps given below-

1. To run Windows startup repair, you will first have to access the advanced startup. Firstly turn off your PC. After turning the PC off, press the power button, and while the computer is still booting, press F11. This will lead you to an advanced startup.

2. However, if this doesn’t work, you will have to interrupt the normal boot process a few times. Turn on your PC, and then turn it off when you see the Windows logo. Do this 4-5 times, and you will be able to enter Advanced Startup on your PC.

3. If you can access the sign-in screen of Windows 11, then on the sign-in screen, click on the power icon. Then press the shift key on your keyboard, and while holding the key, click on the restart option. This will open Advanced Startup on your PC.

4. Now in the advanced startup, select the troubleshoot option and then choose advanced options. In the advanced options, choose startup repair to launch Windows Startup Repair.

After doing so, Windows Startup Repair will start diagnosing your PC. This should most probably fix any startup issue you face. Do note that this method will only fix any issue you face during the startup. If you don’t face any startup problems, then this option might not work for you.

Method 2: Windows 11 Restore

Another way to repair Windows 11 is using Windows Restore. Using Windows Restore, you can revert to when your Windows was working without any problem. However, to continue with this method, you need to have created a restore point earlier. If you have not created a restore point earlier, this method won’t work for you, and you can move to the next method. How to use Windows 11 system restore is a specific guide that we have designed. As a result, you can follow this tutorial to obtain a better understanding.

System Restore Windows 11

If you have created a restore point, and you want to restore your PC, then you can follow the steps given below-

  • Access the advanced startup. We have already discussed in the above steps that how you can enter the advanced startup.
  • In the advanced startup, select troubleshoot option. In the troubleshooting, choose advanced options.
  • Now select system restore. This will reboot your PC.
  • You will be asked to select your account and then verify your account using your set password.
  • Then you will have to select the restore point to which you want to revert back to. After selecting the restore point, click on scan for the affected program. This will show you what programs will be added to your system or what programs will be removed.
  • Close the current window showing the affected programs, and click on next. Follow the on-screen instructions to restore your Windows.

Method 3: SFC Scan

You can perform an SFC scan to check for any corrupted files and repair them. You can do this by accessing the safe mode on your PC.

  1. Access the advanced startup on your PC.

2. In the advanced startup, select troubleshoot and then select advanced options. 

3. Now in the advanced options, select the startup settings and then click on the restart to restart your PC.

4. When your PC restarts, you will see a list of options. You will get the option to access safe mode here.

5. Upon accessing the safe mode, open the start menu and search for the command prompt. Run the command prompt as administrator.

6. In the command prompt, type in the command sfc /scannow and execute it.

This will fix any corrupt files that might be causing the problem.

Method 4: Reset Your Windows 11 PC

If any of the above methods didn’t work, then you can reset your PC. Resetting will remove all the data on your PC, so ensure that you have a backup before you continue resetting your PC to repair Windows 11.

  • To reset your PC, head to the advanced startup, and then select troubleshoot. 
  • Now in the troubleshoot, select Reset this PC. 

Reset Your Windows 11 PC

  • This will start resetting your PC. Your PC might restart several times during the process.
  • Once the process is completed, you will have to set up Windows 11. Once you do that, you will be able to use your PC without any problem.


Final Words

These were some methods to help you repair Windows 11. If you face any problem with your system, you can follow any of the above methods to resolve your face. Before you get started, make sure you have a power backup in case the electricity goes off while you are repairing your Windows PC.

Mukesh Bhardwaj
Mukesh Bhardwajhttps://itechhacks.com
Editor - An aspiring Web Entrepreneur and avid Tech Geek. He loves to cover topics related to iOS, Tech News, and the latest tricks and tips floating over the Internet.


  1. Thank you for this helpful information. It is very detailed. Since my HP laptop updated to new Windows 11, it does not have all of my screenshots and will not bring up same place they have been prior. Now the laptop will not startup and show option to type password. I’m going to try your instructions and hopefully one will work. Thanks!

  2. I have same problem on my HP was you last approach successful?? I have wasted days with iso filled and media creation, system restore and it just boots and shows Wi-Fi, accessibility and power icons at bottom of screen but nothing I have tried has let my have my account login window. I am housebound with Parkinson’s and it is my link to outside world. Any help or suggestions greatly appreciated

  3. I experience the very same every single time my Windows installations get corrupt: NOTHING seems to be able to repair the shit. ALWAYS have to use Method 4: Reinstall Windows. NOTHING else works. And I an soooo sick and tired of how often this happens.


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