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The Server service terminated with the following error: The device is not ready. Event ID 7023 - 2008 R2 RRS feed

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  • I cloned another box that is not havng any issues.  I ran sysprep and the new machine and now every time it reboots I get this error in the event log:

    Log Name:      System
    Source:        Service Control Manager
    Date:          7/1/2010 9:56:43 AM
    Event ID:      7023
    Task Category: None
    Level:         Error
    Keywords:      Classic
    User:          N/A
    Computer:      servername
    The Server service terminated with the following error:
    The device is not ready.
    Event Xml:
    <Event xmlns="http://schemas.microsoft.com/win/2004/08/events/event">
      <System>
        <Provider Name="Service Control Manager" Guid="{555908d1-a6d7-4695-8e1e-26931d2012f4}" EventSourceName="Service Control Manager" />
        <EventID Qualifiers="49152">7023</EventID>
        <Version>0</Version>
        <Level>2</Level>
        <Task>0</Task>
        <Opcode>0</Opcode>
        <Keywords>0x8080000000000000</Keywords>
        <TimeCreated SystemTime="2010-07-01T14:56:43.024875000Z" />
        <EventRecordID>8342</EventRecordID>
        <Correlation />
        <Execution ProcessID="456" ThreadID="2592" />
        <Channel>System</Channel>
        <Computer>servername</Computer>
        <Security />
      </System>
      <EventData>
        <Data Name="param1">Server</Data>
        <Data Name="param2">%%21</Data>
      </EventData>
    </Event>

    Every time I try to start the server service it fails.  Error 21: The device is not ready.

    • Edited by cfizz34 Thursday, July 1, 2010 3:16 PM removed server name
    Thursday, July 1, 2010 3:02 PM