How to Repair a BIN File

By Charles Poole

BIN files are formatted in binary code and run different processes on your computer. These files are used to install software and hardware and to monitor the startup processes on your computer. When these files aren't working properly, you will experience downtime and slow functionality on your system. Fixing the BIN files is easy when you use the Windows 7 file checker.

Step 1

Click the "Start" button, and navigate to "All Programs."

Step 2

Click on "Accessories," and right-click on "Command Prompt."

Step 3

Click the "Run as administrator" tab, and then enter your password into the box.

Step 4

Type "sfc /scannow" into the command prompt, and press "Enter."

Step 5

Wait for the computer to scan your system files and repair your BIN files.

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