How do I resolve Failure configuring Windows updates Reverting Changes

I have a Win2008R2 VM that is hung at a screen saying:

Failure configuring Windows updates Reverting Changes. Do not turn off your computer.

It has been stuck for 6hrs.  Is there a way to get this server unhung?
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Andrew Hancock (VMware vExpert / EE MVE^2)VMware and Virtualization ConsultantCommented:
Power it OFF, and it will start and revert the Changes.

We've had a server also this week do the same after a Windows update.
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ECS-Author Commented:
Thank you we are trying that now.
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ECS-Author Commented:
After powering off I was prompted with an option to boot in safe mode. I booted in safe mode successfully then I shut it down again to boot normally. Now it is stuck at the screen saying:

Failure configuring Windows updates Reverting Changes. Do not turn off your computer.
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Andrew Hancock (VMware vExpert / EE MVE^2)VMware and Virtualization ConsultantCommented:
How long have you left it.

If after a few hours no response, power off.

If no luck, you will have to restore from backup.
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