Solution for Windows 10 Reset Stuck Issue

Jean updated on Apr 02, 2019 to Backup Utility | How-to Articles

Windows 10 stuck in resetting, help!

It has being a hot topic for most Windows 10 users that most of them fail to reset Windows 10 with an boot error in their computers. And quite a lot computer owners complain that they really resent Windows 10 that it causes diverse complex problems in PC and most of them are not easy to solve. Therefore, they have to search solutions again and again. Windows 10 reset stuck is one of the issues.

"I was playing a game on my desktop when the computer popped up a notice, asking me to reset system that a boot error have occurred. I tried to troubleshoot this error, but it didn't work. I got stuck at 25% for resetting Windows 10. What's wrong?"

"My computer has been stuck at 8% for several hours when I started resetting Windows 10. Any solutions for such a problem?"

"PC has no respond after 3 hours that the system Windows 10 got stuck at 99%. I upgraded my computer from Windows 8 to Windows 10 but a notice warned me to reset the computer for a clean installation. I did so, then the computer got stuck. Can I fix Windows 10 stuck in resetting issue on my own? How?"

When you happen to get the computer stuck while resetting system or your computer happen to stuck in Windows 10, don't be panic. Follow the below-recommended solutions, you'll easily fix Windows 10 stuck in resetting problem without any obstacles then.

Solution 1. Use a WinPE Bootable Disk to Fix Windows 10 Stuck in Resetting Issue

When a system gets stuck while resetting the computer, it's highly recommended for ordinary users to use a Windows disk or Windows bootable disk to reboot system. But here we'd rather to recommend you try to use WinPE bootable disk which will help users to boot system into a safe state when system happens to crash, system failure or system boot issue such as Windows 10 stuck at resetting.

Here we'd like to recommend you try EaseUS Todo Backup Free which is a free backup software that it allows users to create WinPC Emergency Disk to solve the system boot or system stuck error with ease.

Step 1. Prepare an empty USB or CD/DVD drive
Note: Do remember to empty or clear your USB or CD drive. If you saved data on it, move them to another safe location.

Step 2. Connect USB/CD/DVD to your Windows PC
Step 3. Run EaseUS Todo Backup and click Create Emergency Disk in Tools on the left pane.

Select to create emergency disk.

Step 4. Choose USB or CD/DVD as the disk location for creating to WinPE disk so as to boot up the computer when the Operating System fails to boot or computer dies.
Step 5. Click Proceed to start creating the WinPE disk to your USB or CD now.

Create WinPE disk to USB/CD.

After creating the WinPE disk, you can choose to reboot the computer and select to boot from EaseUS Todo Backup WinPE Emergency disk when Windows 10 stuck in reset. 

Tip: It's also recommended for you to backup all important data and system before you do any changes to your computer system - updating to Windows 10 or downgrading to the previous system. EaseUS Todo Backup Free makes it free and easy to backup data and the present computer system for you.

Solution 2. Run Startup Repair to Fix Windows 10 Reset Stuck Case

1. Download Windows 10 installation files on a DVD or USB drive.
2. Enter BIOS and put the DVD or USB drive on the top of the boot order;
3. Once to you get the chance to boot into Windows installation interface, choose "Repair your Computer";
4. Then click "Advanced Options" > Click "Troubleshoot" and then click "Start Repair".
Then you can follow the onscreen instructions and fix the Windows 10 reset stuck error then.

Solution 3. Use the Windows Recovery Environment to Repair Windows 10 Stuck Issue

1. Press Windows + R > shut down or sign out > keep SHIFT key pressed > Click "Restart". This will restart your computer or PC into recovery mode.

2. Then find and click "Troubleshoot" > "Enter Advanced Options" > click "Startup Repair".

Follow the onscreen instructions to finish the Windows 10 stuck in resetting problem.

Solution 4. Reinstall Windows 10 or Revert Windows 10 into the Previous Version

You can either choose to reinstall Windows 10 or revert Windows 10 to a previous version to gain healthy system so that your computer won't get stuck at 8%, 25% or even 99% while resetting the system. Don't bother anymore when you feel helpless for Windows 10 stuck in reset. Follow the above solutions to fix this problem and enjoy smooth computer life now.

 
 

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Frequently Asked Questions

What is the difference between Clone and Backup? In what cases should I use Clone?

Clone will copy one disk to another or one partition to another (unallocated space is also supported). Usually, this option is used to upgrade the current disk by creating an identical copy. Backup will generate a .PBD image file containing the selected files or system that can be restored from the .PBD image if needed.

What is the difference between System Backup and Disk Backup?

System Backup will auto-select the system boot related partition(s) as the backup source to make sure the system image can be restored properly. Disk/Partition Backup will allow you to manually select a whole disk or speficy a certain partition as the backup source. You will get the same backup result as System Backup if you manually select the system and boot partitions with the Disk/Partition Backup option.

As a computer newbie, what features should I use to protect my computer?

You can use System Backup to back up the system and boot partitions, use Disk/Partition backup to back up the data partition and add plans to run an automatic backup. If you use the computer frequently or have software that may cause boot failure of the computer, we would suggest you back up the computer every 1 to 2 days. For other situations, you can backup the computer once a week. In addition, you can schedule File Backup to back up the files which are changed frequently.

What kind of storage service should I use to save my backup images?

EaseUS Todo Backup can save backup images to internal disks, external disks, network drives, or free cloud(Google Drive, Dropbox, and OneDrive) and CD/DVD. It is suggested to save the images to the internal/external/network drives to save time as those kinds of disks have a better read-write speed. It is suggested NOT to save the image on the source disk, because once the disk is damaged, all the files on the disk will become unavailable and you will be unable to restore the image.

As a company network administrator, what features should I use to protect our internal computers?

It is recommended that you use the SQL Backup feature to back up your company's SQL server and Exchange Backup feature to back up the Exchange server. In addition, you can execute System Backup to back up the system and boot partitions on every computer and set a plan to execute the backup once a day or twice a week to ensure that the computer can be restored timely when it has boot issues. File Backup feature can be used to back up important user data. If there are a large quantity of computers, you can purchase EaseUS Backup Center to manage the backups on the client computers centrally.

About EaseUS Todo Backup

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