IT Services Alerts - Error on startup for some Windows PCs - 'stage 3 of 3 preparing to configure Windows', May 26th

First Posted: Tuesday, 26th May 2015, 9.30am

Some staff and students using Windows PCs on the College network have reported an issue this morning whereby on starting up their PC they are presented with a message 'stage 3 of 3 preparing to configure Windows' and then the computer does not proceed any further and does not allow normal login.

To resolve this the advice is to press Ctrl + Alt + Del to clear this message, which should then allow normal login.  If you continue to have issues please contact the IS Services Helpdesk.