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2008R2 SP1 will not install

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tonyjoewalker asked on
Windows Server 2008
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This is the first time I've seen SP1 not install on several 2008R2 servers.  The error is:

ERROR: E_FAIL(0X80004005)

I've tried a few times after doing a couple of steps I found online:

1.  Run DISKPART
2.  automount enable
3.  Restart
4.  Install SP1

and

Ensure that the System Reserved partition is marked active (you can do this in Disk Management or DISKPART) & If you have a 100MB System Reserved partition and it is marked active, give the partition a drive letter and reattempt the service pack installation

Any help is appreciated.  Thank you.