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Re: Windows 2008 server manager errors, unable to add roles/featur

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    Gilbert Guest

    Re: Windows 2008 server manager errors, unable to add roles/featur

    I worked with Microsoft on this and they looked thru some logs, then sent me
    the files I was missing. Windows update needed some files to finish
    installing but it couldn't find them any longer.

    "Ace Fekay [Microsoft Certified Trainer]" wrote:

    > "Gilbert" <Gilbert@newsgroup> wrote in message
    > news:47D71785-F537-4348-BF60-D257C4F68FFE@newsgroup

    > >I have a Windows 2008 Server and I attempted to install SP2. There was a
    > > power outage in the middle of the install and I think it corrupted a bunch
    > > of
    > > stuff.
    > >
    > > When I go to Server Manager, no matter what I click on (Roles or
    > > Features),
    > > I get:
    > >
    > > "Unexpected error refreshing Server manager: no signature was present in
    > > the
    > > subject. (exception from HRESULT: 0x800B0100)
    > >
    > >
    > > In the Event viewer, I get:
    > >
    > > Installation Failure: Windows failed to install the following update with
    > > error 0x80070643: Windows Server 2008 Service Pack 2 for x64-based Systems
    > > (KB948465).
    > >
    > > Event ID 20, Source: WindowsUpdateclient
    > >
    > >
    > > Windows Servicing failed to complete the process of setting package
    > > KB961260
    > > (Security Update) into Resolved(Resolved) state
    > >
    > > Event ID 4375 Source: Servicing
    > >
    > > -----------------------------------------
    > >
    > > When I tried to install SP2, here's what I get:
    > >
    > > A system error prevented the service pack from installing. Please
    > > download
    > > and run the "check for system update readiness tool.
    > >
    > > I installed that tool but I don't know where to go from here.
    >
    >
    > Did you run it so it checks for readiness?
    >
    > FYI, I had a customer machine, no power outage or anything, that just
    > wouldn't take SP2 on Vista. It was getting a similar error. I ran the tool,
    > etc. Something is corrupted on it preventing the installation. Instead of
    > spending more time on it, I just reinstalled it as an upgrade to clean up
    > the OS.
    >
    > Now is this is a server, and the tool can't clean it up, then I would look
    > into that as an option.
    >
    > At least for the EventID 4375 error, take a look at this. It may even
    > resolve the SP2 issue.
    > The "Windows Features" dialog box is empty in Windows Vista, or you receive
    > an error message that includes the following code when you try to use
    > Windows Update: "0x80073712"
    > http://support.microsoft.com/?id=931712
    >
    > For eventID 20, take a look:
    > http://eventid.net/display.asp?event...0Agent&phase=1
    >
    >
    > --
    > Ace
    >
    > This posting is provided "AS-IS" with no warranties or guarantees and
    > confers no rights.
    >
    > Ace Fekay, MCSE 2003 & 2000, MCSA 2003 & 2000, MCSA Messaging, MCT
    > Microsoft Certified Trainer
    > aceman@newsgroup
    >
    > For urgent issues, you may want to contact Microsoft PSS directly. Please
    > check http://support.microsoft.com for regional support phone numbers.
    >
    > "Efficiency is doing things right; effectiveness is doing the right
    > things." - Peter F. Drucker
    > http://twitter.com/acefekay
    >
    >
    >
    >

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  2. #2


    Ace Fekay [MCT] Guest

    Re: Windows 2008 server manager errors, unable to add roles/featur

    "Gilbert" <Gilbert@newsgroup> wrote in message
    news:434DE6E6-8B8B-4A79-9083-AE6A806B7F3D@newsgroup

    >I worked with Microsoft on this and they looked thru some logs, then sent
    >me
    > the files I was missing. Windows update needed some files to finish
    > installing but it couldn't find them any longer.
    >

    Good to hear Microsoft helped you out, and you're on your way. Thank you for
    the feedback as well, letting me know things are ok.

    Ace


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