Batch Files

REM This Is Robocopy
REM Pause
robocopy C:\Users\Gordon\Documents G:\Gordon-Desktop\Documents /s /e /XO /XJ /NDL

/s inc sub directories

/e inc empty ones

/XO exclude older

/XJ exclude junctions

/NDL no directory list during copy

REM Pause

REM This copies Data to External drive
REM Make sure External drive is accessible as drive G:
taskkill /IM CompanionLink.exe /T
taskkill /IM "C:\Program Files (x86)\CompanionLink\CompanionLink.exe" /T
call outlook_backup.bat
xcopy "C:\Users\Gordon\Videos\*.*" "G:\Gordon-Desktop\Videos\*.*" /d /e /v /c /f /h /y

xcopy "C:\Users\Gordon\Documents\*.*" "G:\Gordon-Desktop\Documents\*.*" /d /e /v /c /f /y
xcopy "C:\Users\Gordon\Downloads\*.*" "G:\Gordon-Desktop\Downloads\*.*" /d /e /v /c /f /h /y
xcopy "C:\Users\Gordon\Pictures\*.*" "G:\Gordon-Desktop\Pictures\*.*" /d /e /v /c /f /h /y
xcopy "C:\Users\Gordon\Favorites\*.*" "G:\Gordon-Desktop\Favorites\*.*" /d /e /v /c /f /h /y
xcopy "C:\Users\Gordon\Music\*.*" "G:\Gordon-Desktop\Music\*.*" /d /e /v /c /f /h /y
xcopy "C:\Users\Gordon\Desktop\*.*" "G:\Gordon-Desktop\Desktop\*.*" /d /e /v /c /f /h /y
xcopy "C:\Users\Gordon\Google Drive\*.*" "G:\Gordon-Desktop\Google Drive\*.*" /d /e /v /c /f /h /y
xcopy "C:\Users\Gordon\Dropbox\*.*" "G:\Gordon-Desktop\Dropbox\*.*" /d /e /v /c /f /h /y
xcopy "C:\Users\Gordon\Contacts\*.*" "G:\Gordon-Desktop\Contacts\*.*" /d /e /v /c /f /h /y
xcopy "C:\Users\Gordon\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Sticky Notes\*.*" "G:\Gordon-Desktop\Sticky Notes\*.*" /d /e /v /c /f /h /y
xcopy "C:\Users\Gordon\OneDrive\*.*" "G:\Gordon-Desktop\OneDrive\*.*" /d /e /v /c /f /h /y
xcopy "C:\Users\Gordon\AppData\Local\Microsoft\Outlook\*.*" "e:\i5-new-12-13\Outlook.NK2\*.*" /d /e /v /c /f /h /y
xcopy "C:\Users\Gordon\AppData\Local\Microsoft\Outlook\*.*" "f:\i5-new-12-13\Outlook.NK2\*.*" /d /e /v /c /f /h /y
XCOPY "C:\Users\Gordon\Documents\Outlook Files\*.*" "e:\i5-new-12-13\Outlook\*.*" /d /e /v /c /f /h /y
XCOPY "C:\Users\Gordon\Documents\Outlook Files\*.*" "f:\i5-new-12-13\Outlook\*.*" /d /e /v /c /f /h /y

REM Backup Has Completed

rem pause

for /f "tokens=1* delims=" %%i in ('dir /b "C:\Users\Gordon\Documents\Outlook Files\*.*"') do (if exist "e:\outlook\%%i" copy "e:\outlook\%%i" "e:\outlook\before")

xcopy "C:\Users\Gordon\Documents\Outlook Files\*.*" "e:\outlook\*.*" /s/d/y

rem pause


The Junctions have file attributes = HS
H = Hidden
S = System

In your XCOPY script, you are using the /h switch, which -


/H Copies hidden and system files also.
Remove the /h and XCOPY won't try to copy the Junctions.

Remove from the documents xcopy line

they are not folders.

They are "Junctions" - used by installing apps to redirect to the correct directory -

Volume in drive C is Windows 7 x64
Directory of C:\Users\Default\Documents

07/14/2009 00:08 <DIR> .
07/14/2009 00:08 <DIR> ..
07/14/2009 00:08 <JUNCTION> My Music [C:\Users\Default\Music]
07/14/2009 00:08 <JUNCTION> My Pictures [C:\Users\Default\Pictures]
07/14/2009 00:08 <JUNCTION> My Videos [C:\Users\Default\Videos]
0 File(s) 0 bytes


Re-register Windows Store apps

In the Windows Powershell terminal type or paste following code and hit enter.

Get-AppXPackage | Foreach {Add-AppxPackage -DisableDevelopmentMode -Register $($_.InstallLocation)\AppXManifest.xml}

Download media creation tool to update

  1. Right-click Start and run Command Prompt (Admin).
  2. In the command line, type the following:
  3. An alternative command you can use with Windows 10 ISO is this:
  4. Dont forget to replace X with a corresponding drive letter on which your Windows 10 ISO is mounted.

The process may be lengthy, so make sure not to interfere until its done.

Once the DISM scan is finished, check if the problem is still there. If the issue is still present, repeat the SFC scan and check if that solves the issue.