Windows 7 Forums
Welcome to Windows 7 Forums. Our forum is dedicated to helping you find support and solutions for any problems regarding your Windows 7 PC be it Dell, HP, Acer, Asus or a custom build. We also provide an extensive Windows 7 tutorial section that covers a wide range of tips and tricks.


Windows 7: !! Restored image of windows, now wont login, login service error!!

20 Jun 2012   #1
nevesswodniw

7 Ult x64 sp1
 
 
!! Restored image of windows, now wont login, login service error!!

Hi, my windows was set up like this:
C: windows 7
F: all user accounts inluding default user ( users folder ) are on F drive.


I imaged windows, and restored it on a different PC.
On another HDD, I assigned it as F: and put a copy of the user folders on there.

But now when it goes to log in, a profile unable to login service error comes up...!!

Is it have to do with the F drive?

Is there something other than just the Drive letter, that windows looks for when searching for the users folder to login? Like HDD id/serials or something like that?



How can I fix this, it driving me crazy for too long!!


Thanks!!!!


My System SpecsSystem Spec
.
21 Jun 2012   #2
nevesswodniw

7 Ult x64 sp1
 
 

OK, its definitely because windows cant assign the HDD as F: because it hasn't recognized it before.

So, then, is there any way to add the HDD ID and assigned letter, to the windows registry BEFORE restoring the image ( ie before imaging)??
My System SpecsSystem Spec
21 Jun 2012   #3
nevesswodniw

7 Ult x64 sp1
 
 

actually, I just thought of something simple that might work, seems silly, will test to see....
My System SpecsSystem Spec
.

Reply

 !! Restored image of windows, now wont login, login service error!!




Thread Tools




Similar help and support threads
Thread Forum
"Teamviewer.exe - Bad Image" error upon Windows 7 startup/login
I'm currently using TeamViewer 10, though this happened with TeamViewer 9 too. This error message pops up appears when I log into Windows 7, but not does appear again after hitting OK. This is still problematic because TeamViewer does not start until the error is clicked, so I cannot remotely...
Software
Can't login to Windows 7. Sends me back to login screen every time.
This has never happened before. When I turn on the computer, the two accounts show up (both administrator) but whenever I click either of them, the screen just shows the Windows 7 login screen for a while without any text then sends me back to the account selection. This happens when I select...
General Discussion
Cant login to my laptop only seeing login background image
When i start my laptop it boots to windows no problems but when it gets to the login screen i only see the logon background image nothing else, no welcome message it just sits there on the logon background image. It also flickers every so often like its trying to load something because i get the...
General Discussion
Windows 7 login error message: The User Profile Service failed the log
I tried to login last night and got the error message. I have rebooted, tried to enter safe mode using F8, tried to use the Windows 7 disk, and tried pressing ctrl/alt/delete. Nothing will let me past the login screen. Any suggestions? I have tried many of the ones I found many of the ones on the...
General Discussion
Windows 7 wont get past login screen
Hi nice to meet you all, but I'll cut to the chase as I've not got long left for lunch. Windows 7 machine working fine from 20 april 2011 - 5 October 2012 I found an old cd and stuck it in the machine to see what was on it. Turns out a few scanned hi-res images and a fujiimage viewer.exe...
General Discussion


Our Sites

Site Links

About Us

Find Us

Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 7" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 10:53.
Twitter Facebook Google+ Seven Forums iOS App Seven Forums Android App