OOBE Error While Installing Windows 10 – Something Went Wrong


Due to many hardware or software issues, when installing Windows 10, or upgrading from Windows 7, you might get stuck on a blue error screen (oobesettings sytsem) where the only option left is “Try again” button at the bottom.

“Something Went Wrong. But You Can Try Again”


To get out of this issue, press Windows button and R together to bring up Run command and enter;


In the command prompt, browse to Windows/System32 folder via cd command and issue this one;

c:/windows/sytems32/oobe msoobe.exe

Next, bring up the control panel by issuing this command in the command prompt;

c:/control panel

In the user accounts, create a new administrator account with a password and add a new password to the old admin account as well.

Next, issue this command to restart computer in the command prompt;

c:/shutdown /r

When the computer boots up, login with the newly-created admin account uncheck all privacy options and press “Accept” to continue;


Next, via control panel, delete the old admin account as well.


https://www.tenforums.com/windows-insider/118225-insider-isos-cant-get-past-oobe-stage-2.html (TR3X77)

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