Updating windows boot ini files as required
NOTE: Windows 10 ADK will need to be installed everywhere you have the Windows 8.1 ADK currently installed such as Central, Primary, Provider, Workstations etc..
so that we are at a consistent version in all locations.
This can be solved by deleting these files manually. Some of the solutions below require the use of the Microsoft Windows setup CD or DVD.
If your PC did not come with a Windows installation disc or if you no longer have your Windows setup media, you can use Easy Recovery Essentials for Windows instead.
NOTE: After you update the ADK on your site server to Windows 10 ADK you will not be able to edit older boot images in console you will have to manually edit them outside with dism if still needed.
Good news is the Windows 10 ADK supports Windows 7 and later so there should be little need to keep older boot images around.
When at least one Windows operating system is installed and selected in a multi-boot scenario, the Windows Boot Manager is loaded and reads and applies the specific parameters that apply to the operating system installed to that particular partition.
Easy Recovery Essentials is guaranteed to fix the “Windows Update loop” error automatically using its built-in Automated Repair option.
Below are the sample commands needed to create boot images utilizing DISM that can then be Imported into Configuration Manager.
Adjust paths below for your environment and run the below commands from the “Deployment and Imaging Tools Environment” shortcut otherwise you will be launching the locally installed dism and you will receive a provisioning error.
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