The Windows Deployment Services (WDS) Server service terminated with service-specific error message 3238332162 (0xC1050702)


Source: Microsoft Support

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Symptom




When attempting to start the Windows deployment services from the Windows services management console, the Windows deployment service terminates with the following error:

Windows could not start the Windows deployment Services (WDS) Server on Local Computer. For more information, review the System Event Log. If this is a Non-Microsoft service, contact the service vendor, and refer to service-specific error code - 1056635134.


System Event log error:

Event Type: Error
Event Source: Service Control Manager
Event ID: 7024
Description:
The Windows Deployment Services (WDS) Server service terminated with
service-specific error 3238332162 (0xC1050702).

Cause


Windows Deployment Server has not been configured. The service is unable to start until the server has been configured.

Resolution


Reference "Steps for configuring Windows Deployment Services to configure Windows Deployment Services" at the following location:

http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc766320.aspx

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