Page 68 of 70 FirstFirst ... 18586667686970 LastLast
  1.    17 Sep 2017 #670
    Join Date : Jun 2015
    Posts : 13,050
    Windows 10 Pro

    It has indeed recovered the hive
      My ComputersSystem Spec
  2.    17 Sep 2017 #671
    Join Date : Oct 2013
    Posts : 26,581
    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 17074
    Thread Starter

    Great news.
      My ComputersSystem Spec
  3.    25 Sep 2017 #672
    Join Date : Sep 2017
    Posts : 7
    Windows 10 Pro x64

    Thanks much to all involved for this helpful tutorial and video
      My ComputerSystem Spec
  4.    25 Sep 2017 #673
    Join Date : Oct 2013
    Posts : 26,581
    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 17074
    Thread Starter

    I'm glad they could help aigo, and welcome to Ten Forums.
      My ComputersSystem Spec
  5.    25 Sep 2017 #674
    Join Date : Sep 2017
    Posts : 7
    Windows 10 Pro x64

    Quote Originally Posted by Brink View Post
    I'm glad they could help aigo, and welcome to Ten Forums.
    On a related note, Brink, would appreciate any input you might have on my little issue with misbehaving taskbar icons
      My ComputerSystem Spec
  6.    15 Oct 2017 #675
    Join Date : Nov 2016
    Posts : 68
    Windows 10 Pro

    I was forced to do a Repair Install due to problems creating a Guest account (see my most recent post in this thread: Windows 10 Forums

    I completed all steps through Step 13 (I think). At that point, a tradesman arrived at my front door. From the tutorial, I could see that none of the remaining screens would work until the user pressed a button, so I attended to the tradesman.

    However, when I returned to my laptop, the usual Win 10 login screen had been presented.This means that I was given no opportunity to accept or reject tutorial steps 14 through 18. Step 19 is the login dialog.

    I simply assumed that the tutorial might not perhaps have been updated to take account of all the recent flood of Windows updates, so maybe steps 14 through 18 no longer apply. I thought the whole Repair Install had been completed with no further intervention on my part. (Everything happened fairly quickly - despite the fact that the tutorial said "This will take a while".)

    If I had not been distracted by the tradesman, I would probably have logged in to my own account at that point, and done a quick sanity check to ensure that everything was as expected. I think (with hindsight - see later) that immediately after login, the Repair Install would have resumed and continued.

    Instead, I immediately clicked the icon for the "Kids" account. (The reason for the Repair Install was because after login to the Kids account, users were automatically logged out after a few seconds. All this is discussed in one of Brink's other excellent tutorials: Add Guest Account in Windows 10 - Page 3 - User Accounts Tutorials )

    But as soon as I clicked the "Kids" icon, the screen went completely black

    For safety, I did absolutely nothing for about an hour. During that time, the power was on and the keyboard was backlit. I assumed the OS had been blown away by logging in to the Kids account. So I switched off the power and went to bed.

    In the morning, I switched power on. The screen was still black, although the keyboard was backlit. I then spent about half-an hour on my Vostro googling for some assistance, and trying some of my rescue CDs, such as the Macrium Rescue CD (which would not boot - lucky for me). So the power button was off and on several times.

    Suddenly the login screen for the "Kids" account was again presented on the Asus . That was the second time the login screen had been presented.

    This time, I changed to my own account. No further automatic activity occurred, so I did some thorough checking of random apps an progs. Everything was fine.

    I switched to the Kids account, and that worked perfectly as well (previously a login was followed by an instantaneous logout).

    My idiot's theory about all this mess is that the Repair Install was silently working away in the background, stoutly resisting all my attempts to reboot, and with the power button being switched off/on several times.

    My theory for the black screen is that the display elements shown in the tutorial could only be displayed in my account. But since I was in the Kids account for the second part of the Repair Install (see above), these screen elements could not be displayed. (I'm not sure how buttons would have been "pressed". Maybe the program simply assumed all options and buttons to be the default values.)I'm assuming that login screens do not belong to anyone's account, so login screens were presented twice.

    Anyway, despite the comedy of errors, everything is now working OK
      My ComputerSystem Spec
  7.    15 Oct 2017 #676
    Join Date : Oct 2016
    Posts : 141
    Microsoft Windows 10 x64

    PackageFullName : Windows.MiracastView_6.3.0.0_neutral_neutral_cw5n1h2txyewy
    PackageUserInformation :
    S-1-5-21-14562254-2245279474-3652984202-500 [Administrator]: Installed(pending removal),
    S-1-5-21-14562254-2245279474-3652984202-1001 [user1]: Installed,
    S-1-5-21-14562254-2245279474-3652984202-1002 [user2]: Installed(pending removal)}
    In place upgrade did not clear this issue I had before..
    The consequence is that I can not run sysprep/generalise
      My ComputerSystem Spec
  8.    15 Oct 2017 #677
    Join Date : Oct 2013
    Posts : 26,581
    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 17074
    Thread Starter

    Hello @OldGrantonian,

    I just did a repair install on build 17017, and steps 14-18 were no longer there for me either. That will certainly make it even easier to perform now.

    I'll remove these unneeded steps now.
      My ComputersSystem Spec
  9.    15 Oct 2017 #678
    Join Date : Nov 2016
    Posts : 68
    Windows 10 Pro

    .
    Thanks for all your hard work on these great tutorials
    .
      My ComputerSystem Spec
  10.    23 Nov 2017 #679
    Join Date : Aug 2015
    Posts : 95
    Windows 10

    It has been sitting on 3% for over an hour...

    Using a CD instead of an ISO and the drive acts as though it is being read at infrequent rate meaning that it is being used.

    EDIT: Well it failed and the only reason I can find is the version, I am running 16299.64 and the latest ISO I can find is 16299.15. Any resolution???
    Last edited by rdwray; 23 Nov 2017 at 08:45.
      My ComputerSystem Spec

 


Similar Threads
Tutorial Category
Solved In-place upgrade - XP to 10 without losing the apps
In-place upgrade, upgrading Windows to a later version or a superior edition of the same version is the only method to upgrade Windows without losing the installed apps and programs. Certain rules apply to an in-place upgrade: The bit version...
Installation and Upgrade
Solved How do I place a desktop tile on screen in Windows 10
Windows 8.1 had a desktop tile in the start screen. Windows 10 does not appear to have it. Is there a way to get the desktop tile back in windows 10?
Customization
Windows Store missing after doing in-place upgrade from 8.1 to 10
Not sure why this happened, but I did an inplace-upgrade using the .iso created from the Media Tool Creator. When i checked apps on Windows 10, none of my Windows apps where there. I logged into another account and there was also no Windows apps. Is...
Software and Apps
Solved If I don't get the upgrade..., would this work to install windows 10?
If I don't get the upgrade in the next few days, would this work to install windows 10 or should I just wait on an iso download from Microsoft? Please bear with me, it is a little complicated. Will the 10 10240 work to upgrade to the...
Installation and Upgrade
Windows 10 clean install caused Repair Loop Error
Hi everyone, Win 7 user here, wanting to dual boot with Windows 10 preview (on a different partition). So I made a Win 10 usb boot disc, and it installed it fine. Played around with the new Windows for a few mins, whilst it downloaded an...
Installation and Upgrade
Our Sites
Site Links
About Us
Windows 10 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 10" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd
All times are GMT -5. The time now is 23:44.
Find Us
Twitter Facebook Google+ Ten Forums iOS App Ten Forums Android App



Windows 10 Forums