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SharePoint Error on Configuration - Server execution failed

Posted By:      Posted Date: September 28, 2010    Points: 0   Category :SharePoint


I'm installing a fresh copy of SharePoint 2010 Standard on a fresh install of Win Server 2008 R2.  I have 8 GB of ram installed on the server.  I run the SharePoint 2010 Products Configuration Wizard and on Step 10 of 10 it fails with the following error:


09/28/2010 15:01:49  14  ERR                               

An exception of type System.ServiceProcess.TimeoutException was thrown.  Additional exception information: System error.
System.ServiceProcess.TimeoutException: System error.
   at Microsoft.SharePoint.PostSetupConfiguration.Common.RunCommand(String commandToRun, String args, Int32 maxMillisecondsWait, Int32& commandReturnCode)
   at Microsoft.SharePoint.PostSetupConfiguration.Common.TryToRestartIIS()
09/28/2010 15:01:49  14  WRN                                Failed to run iisreset with return code -1.  We will just eat this for now and see if we can start W3SVC

09/28/2010 15:03:04  14  ERR   

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