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File system error (-2018375670)

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By Ariane and GenesisUpdated on June 3rd, 2022

What is File System Error (-2018375670)?

File system error (-2018375670) is a Blue Screen of Death error that usually occurs when there is damage to Windows system files.

How to fix File system error (-2018375670)

The most common solutions for File system error (-2018375670) include:

  • Testing your hard drive for errors
  • Fixing your Windows registry
  • Testing your computers RAM memory
  • Reinstalling Windows

Please see our in-depth walk-through solutions below.

1. Test Hard drive

“File system error (-2018375670) may be caused by a faulty hard drive. Test your hard drive by running a command chkdsk in your command prompt.

NOTE: If you cannot access your desktop or finish the chkdsk process due to BSOD, please use your Windows installation DVD or USB.

Option 1.

  1. Run Command Prompt as Admin.
  2. In the Command prompt, run chkdsk /r and then press Enter key.
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  3. If the result has a bad sector, please replace your hard disk drive.
    If the hard disk drive tested good, test the memory using solution 3.

Option 2.

  1. Boot your Windows installing USB or disc.
  2. Click "Next," then click "Repair your computer."](https://www.errorsolutions.tech/wp-content/uploads/2018/05/file-system-error-2018375670-1.jpg "RE: file system error (-2018375670)")
  3. Then follow this path, Troubleshoot >> Advanced Option >> Command prompt.
  4. In the Command prompt, run chkdsk /r and then press Enter key.

Option 3.


2. Fix registry

"File system error (-2018375670)" may also occur if a registry may be missing or damaged. You may able to recover it by running a code "regback." Please see below how to use the code.

Fix registry
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  1. For Windows 10: Click Troubleshoot ==> Advance Option ==> Command prompt.
    For Windows 7: Select Repair your computer in Advance boot option and then select Command prompt in System Recovery Options window.

  2. Type "C:" press enter key ==> "dir"press enter key ==> "cd \windows\system32/config" press enter key ==> "mb backup" press enter key ==> "copy . backup"press enter key ==> "CD" regback" press enter key ==> "dir" press enter key ==> "Copy . .." press enter key ==> "A" (note: must be) Capital A press enter key.

  3. Then, close Command prompt and click continue.

3. Test Memory

“File system error (-2018375670) may also be caused by faulty memory, that has a loose connection or has a dirty gold pin. You may want to clean the gold pin of the memory, then connect it properly. If the issue persists. Test your memory using the guide here. You can also use the video below if the Windows desktop is accessible.

4. Reinstall Windows

If none of the previous solutions work and “File system error (-2018375670)” persists, you may need to reinstall Windows.

NOTE: If your hard drive was found faulty after using the Solution 1 hard drive test, this solution will also guide you on how to install Windows on your hard drive replacement.

YouTube video tutorials are provided below;

For Windows 7” see link here.
For Windows 8” see link here.

For Windows 10