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How to fix Windows 10 NTFS File System Blue Screen Error

Getting NTFS file system Blue Screen Error Frequently on Windows 10 computer? Due To this Error unable to Start windows normally to perform Any troubleshooting Steps And fix this Error. Looking For solutions to Get Rid Of this NTFS File System BSOD Error. Here we have some working solutions to Fix this Windows 10 Blue Screen Of Death Error.

Normally Blue Screen Error are a major issue for all Windows users, especially User who recently upgrade to Windows 10 update. Most of windows users report After install recent windows update they frequently getting NTFS File system Blue Screen Error on Windows 10 computer. The full Error message will be like :

Your PC ran into a problem and needs to restart. We’re just collecting some error info, and then we’ll restart for you.

If you’d like to know more, you can search online later for this error: NTFS FILE SYSTEM

As this Blue Screen Error code indicates NTFS file system Error this is Related to your Disk Drive and File system problem. Windows uses the New Technology File System (NTFS), the error is contributed by the driver related to it, i.e. ntfs.sys. Also, most users notice after Add an External Drive or recent Driver update can also cause this NTFS file system BSOD error.

Reason of NTFS file system error

This problem Error code indicates that it is related to hard drive or newly installed software It’s true. Most of the time, Hard disk Errors, Bed sectors create this blue screen problem. So the main reasons for this NTFS file system error are the problematic Hard disk drive. Disk errors or Bed sectors on HDD, Also Corrupted system files and recent installed third party applications cause this error.

NTFS file system Error Windows 10

After understanding what is this NTFS file system error and what are the reason behind this Blue Screen Error. Here apply bellow solutions to fix this NTFS file system blue screen error problem permanently.

Remove Recently installed Hardware Device

Start with Basic Troubleshooting First remove all external devices (like printer, webcam, scanner etc ) include the power cable, VGA cable, keyboard and mouse. Now Press and hold the power button for 30 sec then only connect the power code, VGA cable, keyboard and mouse. And start windows normally check if not showing BSOD error (Note: if getting same BSOD Error Then skip this step ) then attach the external devices one by one and check after connecting which device the BSOD occurs.

When you find out the problematic device. Check the device with another computer if it’s working then there may be a problem with the installed driver of the device. simply Visit device manufacturer website, download and install the latest driver software for that device and check problem solved if not then you need to check with device manufacturer with the problem. If any hardware not causing the BSOD for you then fallow bellow troubleshooting steps.

Use Advanced Startup Options

Advanced startup” options formerly known as Advanced boot options” that can help you to Troubleshoot, diagnose, and fix your PC if it is having problems starting. Advanced Startup Options is the central fix-it location for the entire operating system. From Advanced Startup Options, you can access Windows diagnostic and repair tools like Reset This PC, System Restore, Command Prompt, Startup Repair, Safe Mode boot and much more. You can Read How to access advanced boot options on windows 10.

Refer This video to Access Advanced Startup option

Perform Startup Repair

Now when you Access the Windows Advanced Startup options click on Startup Repair As Shown Bellow image.

Windows Advanced Options

When you select startup repair this will restart the window and during startup this will start diagnosing your system. During this diagnostic phase, Startup Repair will scan your system and analyze the various settings, configuration options, and system files as it looks for corrupt files or botched configuration settings. More specifically, Startup Repair will look for the following problems:

  1. Missing/corrupt/incompatible drivers
  2. Missing/corrupt system files
  3. Missing/corrupt boot configuration settings
  4. Corrupt registry settings
  5. Corrupt disk metadata (master boot record, partition table, or boot sector)
  6. Problematic update installation

If Startup Repair detects any of these types of problems, it will automatically attempt to fix them. If Startup Repair can fix the problem, it will do so without any intervention. It will then restart the system and boot normally. check problem solved if still, you face the same problem follow next steps.

Boot Windows into Safe Mode With Networking

If after performing Startup repair Still unable to start windows normally and frequent BSOD occurs, Windows doesn’t allow to perform any task to troubleshoot this problem. Then it’s time to Boot Windows into safe mode. This is an inbuilt troubleshooting feature that disables unnecessary and programs during the startup process. Windows 10 safe mode loads the operating system with a minimal set of system device drivers just enough to boot Windows OS. On Windows 7 You can simply press F8 key bootup to access safe mode, But with Windows 8.1 and 10 safe mode boot is different. Check out different way to boot into safe mode on windows 10.  Now On Safe Mode when you able to login to your windows computer you can easily apply the bellow solutions to fix the NTFS file system Blue screen error on windows 10.

Check Disk Errors

As discussed before disk Drive Error, Bad sectors are the main Reason Behind this NTFS file system blue screen Error. So we first focus to check and fix Hard disk Errors. Windows have CHKDSK utility which helps to find out disk drive Errors, but you can add some extra parameters to check Disk drive errors and let force windows to repair the hard disk error itself.

Note: If you are unable to boot into safe mode due to this BSOD error then you can directly Access the command prompt from Windows Advanced options and follow below steps.

To Perform disk Check first open Command prompt As administrator. You can do this by click on the start menu search type cmd select and right-click on the command prompt from search results then select run as administrator. Now type the command below and hit the enter key to execute the command.

chkdsk C: /f /r

Tip: CHKDSK is short of Check Disk, C: is the drive letter you want to check, /F means fix disk errors and /R stands for recover information from bad sectors.

Check disk utility

When it prompt “Would you like to schedule this volume to be checked the next time the system restarts? (Y/N)“. Answer Yes to that question by pressing the Y key on your keyboard and press Enter. Restart your computer. After restarting, the disk checking operation should start. Wait until Windows check your disk for errors.

During this scanning and repairing process, this command utility check hard disk errors, bad sectors. if found anything this tool try to repair itself or If this unable to fix the error itself then this will notify you when is the problem cause. So that You should try to fix them. Also, there are many system optimizer tools available online. You can use anyone If you trust that program. Now After restart check windows working smoothly. Or if you still getting the same NTFS file system error windows 10 BSOD error then follow the next step.

Run SFC utility to repair corrupted files

Windows system files are an important part of OS to run smoothly. And if any system file gets corrupted, damaged or missing then the windows start misbehaving like show different errors, Cause startup problems. As discussed above corrupted system files also cause NTFS file system Blue screen error. Check for corrupted system files using SFC utility is a good solution to fix this BSOD Error.

About SFC utility: System File Checker is a free utility that allows users to scan for corruption in Windows system files. And If this System File Checker finds out the protected files are overwritten by incorrect files, it will extract the correct system file from the system file backup (namely dllcache) and replace the incorrect file. This command is useful to repair system files, and you can do the following steps:

First of all, you will have to Open Command Prompt as Admin. Then type the command below and hit the enter key to execute the command.

sfc /scannow 

Run system file checker

This will scan your system for all its important system files, and replace them where necessary.  Wait until 100% complete the scanning process. When the System file check and repair is completed, restart your computer and check if your computer works smoothly.

MBR records For Disk Drive

If the above methods not fix your problem then you can access the Advanced command prompt from windows Advanced startup options and perform below commands to fix Hard disk Errors. let’s see how to do first click on Start menu > settings > update and security > Recovery. Here click on Restart now bellow to Advanced Startup.
advanced start upThis will logout from any logged user account and Restart the windows. Now you will see A Screen Choose an option As shown below image.

Windows Advanced Options

Here Select Troubleshoot. Now windows will Represent the Advanced Startup Options menu As shown below image.

Commands to fix MBR

  • bootrec /scanos
  • bootrec /rebuildbcd to rebuild the master boot record
  • bootrec /fixmbr to fix the master boot record
  • bootrec /fixboot and hit the enter key

These commands check and fix almost every problem for your hard disk now close the command prompt and Restart the windows.

Perform a Full Malware Scan of Your PC

There is a chance that your NTFS_FILE_SYSTEM error could be related to a malware infection on your PC. These malicious intruders can damage, corrupt, or even delete Blue Screen Errors-related files. Furthermore, there’s a possibility that the NTFS file system error you are experiencing is related to a component of the malicious program itself. For this cause, we recommend downloading and install the latest updated Antivirus software and perform a full system scan.

Run Memory Diagnostic Tool

NTFS_FILE_SYSTEM BSOD occurs not only for hard disk / SSD problems but also for memory fault. So We recommend checking memory problems using the windows memory diatonic tool. This tool check your memory and try to fix it. 

Clean Out System Junk With Disk Cleanup

Unnecessary files, junk and temp files not only slow down your windows computer also cause errors on Disk Drives. clean out the system drive for junk, temp, system error files with the Disk cleanup tool is also a very good solution to fix the NTFS_FILE_SYSTEM BSOD error on windows 10.

Click on the Start menu search then Disk Cleanup and hit the enter key. Change the drive if your Windows disk is not already selected. Or you can open This PC Right click on windows installed drive ( mostly its C drive ) and click on properties. Here click on Disk Cleanup.

This will scan system error memory dump files, Memory dump files wait flew moment. When the Disk Cleanup utility has loaded, click on the Cleanup system files button under the Description section.

perform Disk Cleanup on Windows 10

Click OK again when the drive letter is displayed. The Disk Cleanup window will appear again. After the utility scans your computer, Select all box and click OK.

And then click Delete Files on the confirmation screen to proceed. As the Disk Cleanup utility begins processing. The delete process will take some to clean up the selected files. Also, You can run third-party software like Ccleaner to Cleanup junk and temp files.

Update Your PC Device Drivers

Right-click on This pc select manages this will open the computer management window, click on device manager on the right-side pane select devices and click on Update- update automatically from windows.

Update display driver

We recommend to update the drivers :
  • Display Driver
  • Network Adapter
  • External USB driver

Perform System Restore

If all the above methods failed to fix the NTFS file system blue screen on windows 10, then perform system restore is a good solution that reverts back the system to a previous working state where windows work smoothly. check How to perform system restore on Windows 10.

These are some best solutions to fix NTFS file system Blue Screen error on Windows 10, 8.1 and Windows 7 computers. I hope after applying these solutions your BSOD Error will get solved. Still have Have any query or suggestion feel free to comment below. Also, Read

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