Sysprep HyperV Windows 2008 R2 server - error on startup

I made a sysprep image a Windows 2008 R2 server running on a HyperV host. I selecteed the options 'Enter System Out-of-Box Experience (OOBE), Generlize option is checked, and shutdown options is set to Shutdown.

When I go to boot up the Virtual machine that was sysprep, I get an error during the Windows boot process 'Windows could not fnish configuration the system. To attemp to resume configuration, restart the computer'. A restart does not fix the issue.

How do I get a sysprep to work when having the generlize option? I tired an export from the hyperV manager as well as a clone from VMM but the same error occurs.
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gregurlAsked:
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netballiCommented:
Hello,

Kindly check the line

http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/dd744581%28WS.10%29.aspx

you need to remove any network before running sysprep.
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gregurlAuthor Commented:
I remove the network and performed another sysprep and the error still occurred on startup..
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gregurlAuthor Commented:
I have not changed the SID. I thought that is what the 'Generalize' option for the sysprep is supposed to do when making the sysprep image. I have done the newsid application in the past but I have read some applications like Sharepoint errors can occur with using newsid,.
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netballiCommented:
Could you provide us more info on configuration of VM in Hyper V
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gregurlAuthor Commented:
After some search, it seems the Daemon tools used to mount a CD /DVD could cause an issue. I uninstalled the software but the error still occurs.

I looked in the registry and the \HKLM\System\CurrentControlSet\services\sptd\cfg has some issue getting permissions to view the registry kety to delete or change permissions. I try to take ownership of the key under the adminstrators account to delete the key before a sysprep, but I cannot take control of this key.
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gregurlAuthor Commented:
The final solution was to create a new image and not install the Daemon tools that caused the registry key permissions issues after sysprep.
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gregurlAuthor Commented:
The removal of the Daemon tools fix the isssue with teh sysprep install.
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