Microsoft’s Windows 11 and 10 are usually very stable operating systems. But sometimes we may encounter errors with our Windows 11/10 PC, and so we decide to run Startup Repair. During Startup Repair we may face the “Automatic Repair couldn’t repair your PC” problem.
The error message shows:
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
What is the Srttrail.txt error on Windows 11/10?
SrtTrail.txt is a log file that appears when Automatic Startup Repair fails. It is located at c:/windows/system32/logfiles/srt/srttrail.txt which records issues for troubleshooting purposes. During the Srttrail.txt error on Windows 11/10 PC, we see two options: Advanced Repair and System Shut Down. The Srttrail.txt error may be caused by hardware issues, corrupted software installed on the PC, Malware infection, Windows 11/10 Update etc. If you are facing a Srttrail.txt error then don’t worry we have discussed several methods in this article.
These methods will fix the “c /windows/system32/logfiles/srt/srttrail.txt” error
Method 1: Rebuild BCD and Repair MBR
Firstly, click on the Advanced Options and then choose Command Prompt option.
Enter the password (your system will ask for the password).
Now you will see the command prompt window right on your screen.
Try to rebuild the Boot Configuration Data file and repair the Master Boot Record file using the following commands one by one:
bootrec.exe /rebuildbcd bootrec.exe /fixmbr bootrec.exe /fixboot
After executing these commands, check whether the Srttrail.txt error has been fixed or not.
Method 2: Checking the Disk for errors
You should also check disk errors using Command Prompt. To do this, run the following command
chkdsk /r c:
It will scan your C drive and will fix the problems like problematical file systems, bad sectors etc.
Method 3: Through SFC and DISM Tool
Boot Windows 11/10 in Safe Mode.
Run Command Prompt as administrator privilege.
Run SFC (Tip: Execute the SFC command sfc /scannow to replace the corrupted system files with good ones).
Run DISM (Tip: Execute DISM scan command DISM /Online /Cleanup-Image /CheckHealth and DISM /Online /Cleanup-Image /ScanHealth one by one).
Finally, type DISM /Online /Cleanup-Image /RestoreHealth repair common issues automatically.
Method 4: Corrupted Windows registry repair
You need to run the command prompt from the boot menu.
Enter the following command line after blinking the cursor:
copy c:windowssystem32configRegBack* c:windowssystem32config
Hit enter to Run the command.
If you see overwrite the file message, write down all and again hit Enter.
Using exit command close the command prompt.
Restart the PC.
Watch the video to fix the Srttrail.txt problem
You can also watch the “How to Fix Your Computer” youtube channel’s “SrtTrail.txt Windows Fix” video. We hope this video will help you to fix the problem. If your error has been solved do let us know by dropping a comment below.