failure configuring windows updates

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  • My VM Server 2008R2 is stuck on Failure configuring windows updates, Reverting changes. I can boot to safe mode only.
    Tuesday, October 19, 2010 6:46 PM

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  • Hi,


    Can you boot into Normal Mode after reverting changes?


    If not, please uninstall the updates you just installed in Safe Mode. Can you boot the system after that? If so, please install the udpates again.


    Tim Quan



    Wednesday, October 20, 2010 6:58 AM
  • Hi, 


    I also am getting some errors when tryign to restore and boot my computer. Mainly i boot up and it says:

    Preparing to configure Windows 

    Do Not turn of your computer

    THen says 35%..then computer SHUTSDOWN.. and a continous loop happens.


    SAFE MODE: I try loading into it and then a message comes up FAILURE to configure windows update , REVERTING then shutsdown.

    SYSTEM RESTORE: cannot resotre to restore point 

    System restore failed




    Please help, all these happened after i got some updates..

    Wednesday, October 27, 2010 1:12 PM