0xc0000225 windows 8.1

Wierd Jan
  • Wierd Jan

    Wierd Jan - 2013-11-01

    I created an image of all the partitions of my notebook (win8.1)
    2=boot (fat32), I mounted the partition and then I created a image otherwise I get a ntfs-3g error
    4=windows 8.1

    The "boot" is a fat32 partition

    I load the gpt scheme with sgdisk then I format the drive en restore the images. (all scripted)
    When I boot I always get a 0xc0000225 error (/windows/system32/winload.efi) error, but the file is not the issue.

    When I check bcd, the boot device / os device is always "unknown". I can manual fix this with bootrec, then it wil boot to windows.

    But where does it go wrong? Everything is the same! I dont know if I should ask this somehwere else, but maybe someone has experienced this before.

    Thank you

    edit: typos

    Last edit: Wierd Jan 2013-11-01
  • Wierd Jan

    Wierd Jan - 2013-11-01

    I think I found it. I restored the partition scheme with sgdisk en then I did the -G (randomize the guid). I think this caused the bcd could not find the drive when the image was restored.
    I remove the -G option in the script and now windows boots fine.

    case closed


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