winterstorm2050 wrote:1) The best solution is to recreate your entire WinReducer folder ! To restart from the beginning ...
EDIT : I added a link named "Read these Important Installation Instructions" on all website download page (on top of the each "Download" button) to simply explain, with screenshots, how you need to do !
2) KRX, are you able to test this build for your Expert winsxs cleanup troubles, and let me know, thank you !
no it didnt work (i need to say removing step by step i.e. first features than components etc works sometimes, but removing everything at once i get this problem)
it looks like at boot.wim it didnt remove anything from WinSxS. There are still 1209 folders in it.
at install.wim there is an folder at the root (next to Windows folder etc) named EXPERIMENTAL and in it there are all the files that need to be at WinSxS.
and at WinSxS there are 3 folder:
so maybe its an permission problem? because this 3 folders could be removed ?
i just tried again version 22.214.171.124 (downloaded from the mainpage) and at install.wim And boot.wim the "EXPERIMENTAL" folder moved from "%root%" to "%root%\Windows\WinSxS\"
next to this Experimental folder there where some other folders:
tested on win7 x64 pro N
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