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Server 2008 R2 freezes after logging in

ajdratch asked
Last Modified: 2015-03-06
I can boot up to the login screen. Once I log in, within about 10 seconds the computer freezes. The only thing I can do is move the mouse. I can't click on anything.

I can boot up in safe mode with networking.

I found one hotfix  at kb2526870 which I couldn't download from MS site. I found it somewhere else. It won't install in safe mode so  I have added the registry keys "Service" in
HKLM\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Control\SafeBoot\Minimal\MSIServer and

I can start msiserver service but I still can't install the hotfix. I get the error message "Installer encountered an error: 0x8007043c. The service cannot be started in safe mode."

What other service could it be referring to? Msiserver service is started.

I'll take any advice on how to log into the server without it locking up or advice on how to get that patch to run in safe mode with network
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