1.    1 Week Ago #1
    Join Date : Jan 2018
    Posts : 1
    Windows 10

    1709 Update ended with freeze on Cortana startup page

    I ran the 1709 update and it ended by freezing on the Cortana startup page.
    I cannot get to normal startup.
    Thanks for the help.
      My ComputerSystem Spec
  2.    1 Week Ago #2
    Join Date : Nov 2015
    Posts : 3,016
    64bit Win 10 Pro ver 1709 Build 16299.125 and W10 Insider Build 17074

    Hello arlinr and welcome to TenForums

    You might find the advice I have just given here will also apply to you:

    "Getting Windows Ready Don't turn off your computer" goes on forever
      My ComputersSystem Spec


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