Server stuck on “Getting Windows Ready, don’t turn off your computer”

A little tip on a command that can help out booting a server that is struggling with a Windows update

taskkill.exe /s servername /u domain\administrator /p Password /im TrustedInstaller.exe

More articles

AD retention period

Check AD retention tombstone value: Import-Module ActiveDirectory $ADForestconfigurationNamingContext = (Get-ADRootDSE).configurationNamingContext $DirectoryServicesConfigPartition = Get-ADObject -Identity “CN=Directory Service,CN=Windows NT,CN=Services,$ADForestconfigurationNamingContext” -Partition $ADForestconfigurationNamingContext -Properties *

Read More »