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    A very common error is the famous "CredSSP encryption oracle remediation" message error due to may 2018 update when it's installed on the server but not on the desktop (or the opposite).

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  • Hello,


    Can some one help me out from below scenario.

    Current Operating System-Windows 2012r2

    Roles enabled in server are-WSUS,RDWEB,IIS

    Planning Operating System-Windows 2016 DC

    Machine hosted in vmware

    Upgrade status-Rolling back to previous version i.e Windows 2012r2

    Error after upgrade screen-the installation failed in the safe_os phase with an error during migrate_data operation

    Issue Description-I can see Windows 2016 Installation complete status and after restart getting above error and rolling back to previous version.

    Things I did before upgrade-

    Cleaned WSUS roles and dependencies

    Make sure enough space on C Drive

    I had done many os upgrades with above featured servers but this is the first scenario ever seen

    Points Noted-I can see one user profile disk in current server,does it would be the blocker if it is the blocker please help me out how to get rid off this from else suggest with other solutions to overcome this issue.


    Thanks in Advance,


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  • can you also post your playbook?

  • Dear Mike

    Im trying to create a script to reset windows 10 workstations to the default GPO. Would you have any examples ? I would be pushing it out thru Intune.

    Any advise would be appreciated.

  • Hello Mike

    I wanted to know if you had seen any scripting for resetting's Group Policy for windows 10 OS. We are looking to reset to factory status. We would push out thru Azure / Intune.  If you have any ideas, please let me know. Thanks in advance.


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  • Must have been telepathy 😉

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    TASK [update packages with excluded list] ***************************************************************************************************************************************************************************************************
    task path: /home/svc-gfilinux/test-win-playbook.yml:5
     [WARNING]: ansible_winrm_tranport unsupported by pywinrm (is an up-to-date version of pywinrm installed?)
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    <lax-lod-clt12c.csodsandbox.corp> ESTABLISH WINRM CONNECTION FOR USER: svc-gfilanguard@csodmgmt.corp on PORT 5985 TO lax-lod-clt12c.csodsandbox.corp
    <lax-lod-clt12c.csodsandbox.corp> WINRM CONNECT: transport=ntlm endpoint=http://lax-lod-clt12c.csodsandbox.corp:5985/wsman
    <lax-lod-clt12c.csodsandbox.corp> WINRM OPEN SHELL: 4A3946EB-6161-469C-B4C6-09222C7B89E2
    EXEC (via pipeline wrapper)
    <lax-lod-clt12c.csodsandbox.corp> WINRM EXEC 'PowerShell' ['-NoProfile', '-NonInteractive', '-ExecutionPolicy', 'Unrestricted', '-']
    <lax-lod-clt12c.csodsandbox.corp> WINRM RESULT u'<Response code 1, out "", err "An error occurred wh">'
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    fatal: [lax-lod-clt12c.csodsandbox.corp]: FAILED! => {
        "changed": false,
        "module_stderr": "An error occurred while creating the pipeline.rn    + CategoryInfo          : NotSpecified: (:) [], ParentContainsErrorRecordE rn   xceptionrn    + FullyQualifiedErrorId : RuntimeExceptionrn rnValue does not fall within the expected range.rnAt line:280 char:26rn+ ... g_tasks = @($schedserv.GetRunningTasks(0) | Where-Object { $_.Name -e ...rn+                 ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~rn    + CategoryInfo          : OperationStopped: (:) [], ArgumentExceptionrn    + FullyQualifiedErrorId : System.ArgumentExceptionrn rnrn",
        "module_stdout": "",
        "msg": "MODULE FAILURE",
        "rc": 1
            to retry, use: --limit @/home/svc-gfilinux/test-win-playbook.retry
    PLAY RECAP **********************************************************************************************************************************************************************************************************************************
    lax-lod-clt12c.csodsandbox.corp : ok=1    changed=0    unreachable=0    failed=1
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