I got to the mini setup oobe window. I lost two days trying to make this work. Reply naz666 says: March 11, 2016 at 8:58 pm Just want to add my 2 cents. It's 4:32 am, bed time.
This way, if it ever fails or I need to change something, I do not have to keep rebuilding an entire OS! I have seen issues with the pc not comming out of sysprep with a name problem. I also tired a two other recent issues with same result. Seems like all goes well, until it reboots and starts back up and then I get an error that states ""Windows Could Not Finish Configuring the System.." during the starting services http://www.wintips.org/how-to-fix-windows-could-not-finish-configuring-the-system-error-after-running-sysprep/
It seems to be related simply to Sysprep. Reply Katy Nov 13, 2015 @ 14:43:45 Hi. Proposed as answer by msdpcc Tuesday, August 13, 2013 3:16 PM Tuesday, August 13, 2013 3:10 PM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote surprisingly worked for me, thanks Daniel After spending all day on creating this image only for sysprep to have an issue and then cause my "host" laptop not to boot, I was really hoping I could find a
I used MarkBeacoms answer here: http://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/forum/windows_7-windows_install/windows-could-not-complete-the-installation-to/bf09c3c5-298b-459f-aed5-4f431b8398f5?auth=1 I actually had to run both of his fixes. But the next normal boot after doing that I didn't get the 'Windows could not finish configuring the system'-error and my setup continued and completed normally... It seemed to go well, but the logfile.csv doesn't have the word "fail" in it anywhere...no "reg key", nothing. Windows Could Not Finish Configuring The System Windows 10 Sysprep Reply Angela Lloyd-Mostyn Aug 05, 2015 @ 10:21:43 Thank you so much for posting this fix in plain English!
To attempt to resume configuration, restart the computer". Windows 10 Windows Could Not Finish Configuring The System Put it on the root of C:\ for easiest access. 5.) Open a Command Prompt on the Windows 7 computer. 6.) Navigate to the root of C:\ (or wherever you saved Sign in to add this to Watch Later Add to Loading playlists... It worked!
This did get me going and appreciate that, But on to the next problem. Windows Could Not Finish Configuring The System Server 2012 LOL Mike 1 Cayenne OP Kyle12 Jan 5, 2011 at 12:15 UTC What are you using for the computers name in the anwserfile (useally unattend.xml)? I really need your help if you can please .. After clicking in the console window and pressing Shift+F10 the Command Prompt never appears.
Man this is good stuff.
I stumble into this just when I was about to throw in the towel and go through the painstaking process of redoing everything from scratch. Windows Could Not Finish Configuring The System To Attempt To Resume Reply Charles Bellamy says: May 10, 2014 at 5:35 am Thank you so much, I was getting fustrated. Windows Could Not Complete The Installation After Sysprep Mike 0 Chipotle OP shelzmike Jan 9, 2011 at 10:47 UTC That was exactly it!
I did it. All the best! 🙂 Reply Lincoln Nov 02, 2015 @ 07:32:09 Thank you so much it worked for me! Help Desk » Inventory » Monitor » Community » Toggle navigation Log In 0 Resource Center | Support | Company | Login to Central Home Users Solutions Bitdefender BOXinternet of things I'm using Kaspersky work spaceon this link http://www.killertechtips.com/2009/05/05/disable-driver-signing-windows-7/you can disable it on bootI hope this will help anyone else that comes across this problem Thursday, February 11, 2010 8:25 PM Reply Windows Could Not Finish Configuring The System Vmware
Are there any other suggestions? I got to the mini setup oobe window. Do you have an idea? Which has been helpful with using sysprep for moving a system intact to a new motherboard.
After this, you should be able to properly identify any problem keys and remove/workaround them on your image. Windows 10 Could Not Finish Configuring The System Boot. First thing to do now is a backup.
Back in the days of Windows XP and older (98, 95) when you changed hardware, all you had to do was reboot the system and it went into discovery mode and I have tried all the known "solutions" - disable media player sharing (even though it is manual in enterprise version), I ran through the error logs in %windir%\panther\setupact.log and %windir%\panther\UnattendGC\setupact.log without any Sign in to report inappropriate content. Windows Could Not Finish Configuring The System Server 2008 R2 I like giving back...
I disabled HIPS before syspreping, rebooted and found that this error did not appear and window setup ran smoothly and fast. Reply james_shih Oct 16, 2015 @ 04:57:57 OS: windows 2008 r2 Thank you so much. I have made many WDS Win7 images and I never add AV to the box. Reply John says: February 27, 2015 at 6:45 am Thank you for posting this, saved me a lot of time.
Both times booting into safe mode and then restarting worked. Here;s a trick to bypass the error and make the system finish configuring. Working... Friday, December 10, 2010 4:02 PM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote Thanks Jeff!
You just saved me a gang of frustration. To attempt to resume configuration, restart the computer." error message, do the following: Push Shift+F10 to get to a command prompt Navigate to C:\windows\Panther Find the Setup.etl file and find a So in my case using generalize with the Latest version of the Intel Graphics HD driver loaded causes an issue. Then, I found that Avast!
Are there any other methods for viewing failed services or registry errors that would cause the sysprep install process to hang at "Setup is starting services."? Do not turn off your computer" - Duration: 1:31. Reply Vas Jul 28, 2015 @ 14:19:43 Very helpful thankyou Reply Yvonne Aug 02, 2015 @ 08:32:39 Thank you very much for this information. tldr: Had the same problem Jeff Harrison did, but the safe mode trick worked for me.
Reply Jimmy says: February 12, 2014 at 6:26 am I have pressed the shift and f3 and it comes up with window system 32 what do I do next Reply Matthew Ran Sysprep again and all went through without error. We are so lucky. Thus I must conclude it may not be related to changes in BIOS, nor hardware configuration, nor partition scheme as everything obviously remained the same on that computer.
I didn't use an unattended.xml. Tuesday, July 20, 2010 1:04 AM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote Too good to be true ;) I'm sure the - very well described - process you propose Select how you want Windows to protect your computer. (e.g. "Use recommended settings") 9. Take the option that disables forced driver signing 3.