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When you try to restart a Microsoft Windows Preinstallation Environment (Windows PE) 2.0 for Windows Vista system that uses an AMD Barcelona processor and that has the Operating System Capabilities (_OSC) method enabled in the BIOS, the system will continually restart. Additionally, you may receive the following Stop error message on the screen:
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No prerequisites are required.
You must restart the computer after you apply this update.
Update replacement information
This update does not replace a previously released update.
You can apply this update to a Windows Vista-based computer to update a Windows PE 2.0 system. To do this, follow these steps:
Run the following command to mount the Windows PE-based system:
Run the following command to commit changes to the image:
imagex /unmount /commit image_path
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