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Repairing Windows Tools & Articles

For those times when we all think that it surely must be a simple thing to fix an annoying windows problem your facing than reinstalling or for those times when you forgot to take a recent full system image: Here is a compilation of tools and articles I’ve used to try and fix some windows registry / component problems. View ALL the hidden devices in device manager Ghost/Hidden Network Interfaces Repairing corrupt files using SFC (Windows 7/8) Use the System File Checker tool to repair missing or corrupted system files Repairing corrupt files using SFC (Windows 8 / Server 2012) Fixing component store corruption in Windows 8 and Windows Server 2012 Resetting the TCP/IP stack How to reset TCP/IP by using the NetShell utility Windows 7: Wifi adapter could not bind IP protocol stack to network adapter Checking USB2/3 connection speed Verifying USB connection speed (USB 3 or USB 2?) Comparing registry changes REGDIFF – compares 2 exports, compares an export and current, so