Left it on over night and found this morning that it powered off and the issue is still not fixed. At times, Windows may automatically display the Repair Windows option or start Automatic Repair automatically. I do wish I had imaged the disk prior to starting, but since it had already updated to 10 successfully and I wanted a fresh system anyway I didn't worry about a back-up. It does not ever get past that blank screen during the install. Thus it can be seen that to create a system backup is vital. To begin with, thank you so much! Then, you need to enter Restore page for system restore.
I set it to delete all my files I have them backed up and just delete the files, rather than wipe the hard disk, so it shouldn't take long. For now, I'll just wait. This is infuriating as for once I didn't directly cause my problems, I just used the built in reset feature after Win 10 had activated and been running for 3 days. You should see a message telling you to press any key to continue, do so and the installation should start. Feb 10, 2016 I had to do a pc reset on a different pc. Did it again and still stuck at 1%. It has been spinning now for 10 hours.
But on my hi-spec desktop, it crashes after about 10 seconds and Adobe have thoroughly tested it all. In any event, when you've gotten your system back like you want it, I urge you to get yourself an external hard drive and a good 3rd party backup program. Thread starter Similar threads Forum Replies Date 5 Feb 23, 2019 2 Feb 7, 2019 1 Dec 9, 2018 1 Jul 26, 2018 2 Jun 14, 2018 1 May 29, 2018 1 Jan 15, 2018 1 Jan 7, 2018 1 Nov 28, 2017 1 Sep 23, 2017 3 Sep 22, 2017 1 Apr 16, 2017 3 Mar 25, 2017 23 Dec 7, 2016 3 Jul 19, 2016 4 Feb 6, 2016 1 Feb 1, 2016 1 Dec 9, 2015 1 Mar 30, 2015 6 Feb 24, 2014. Fast Boot on and off. From there you will get the option to reset your laptop to its factory settings. However, you will get the option to preserve all your files and documents.
But once I boot into normal mode the problem comes back. This subreddit is suitable for both Office warriors and newbies. They accidently fixed it enough for me to figure out the real problem. However, in this world, no operating system is perfect, is it right? This has solved the Windows 10 factory reset stuck at 1% or 99% issue for many users. It's better and worth it to wait till you get your hands on a win 10 kit and do a fresh install. Is this a known Win10 bug? Hope you can help me. Similar Messages: Oct 27, 2015 My computer froze and I restarted it.
Sometimes after a restart but not every time , sometimes in the middle of a Windows session. Hey people, I do not know if this is the right thing to do but it worked for me. This will open the Create new task box. We have introduced you three ways in the above parts. Then you can safely rename the SoftwareDistribution folder as there is no lock on the folder with the service stopped. Then, your Windows 10 can run normally.
How do I overcome this? I checked in the case to make sure all of the hard drives were connected. I dont know that either. If I leave pc on all day it switches off fine. I just had to complete a few more steps, but it defnitely finished what it was stuck at 66%. Hoping this will fix it. You can do that by right-clicking on it and selecting Restart option.
Try this out and let me know. To be honest, your options are very much limited in this situation. Just go to Restore page, choose the system image you have created in advance and click Restore button to start a system recovery by following the instructions. Press Ctrl + Shif + Esc keys on your keyboard at the same time. How do I get one theme to stay after reboot? Will see how it goes and report back later! I followed instructions in another article to hide that update so it would not install. Click Startup Repair on the next interface. Pressing the Alt+Tab keys or the Ctrl+Alt+Del keys has no visible effect.
If yes, then proceed with the second step. How much time did you wait? Aug 19, 2015 I am trying to reset my pc but the process stops at 66%. It is about 6 years old. And now im reading on tips to reset. Once that is done, press Windows + L to open the log-in menu. I can see the C drive and scan or clean or whatever so I'm certain it is healthy. The will allow Windows update to check the updates for all the from the beginning unlike previously where it was getting stuck.
The Cortana dialog would display, but after typing in just a few letters in the search field the entire dialog would close without showing any search results. Here, we will provide you with three reliable solutions and then you can easily and effectively repair Windows factory reset stuck problem without any obstacle. First in September when they re-released the monthly patches; again today after I downloaded the Anniversary Upgrade. Anyway, the system is running fine for now, without any issue. If you installed any program, you may uninstall it too.
Hopefully it goes through for you in the end like it did for me. I power cycled the system again. Microsoft pushes these updates to fix security exploits and bug fixes in Windows 10. I have done this probably thousands of times in the last decade of using a computer. Dec 4, 2015 I've been running Windows 10 since it was released and nothing really has come up as a problem until last night, I was playing a game on the pc and I got some red dots everywhere, I figured nvidia crashed and thought nothing of it until my entire pc reset now I see a series of white dots on bios loadup and windows loads and just before it gets to the login, my computer resets.