windows 10 installation fails "pagefault_in_non-paged_area" pssnap.sys

Windows 10 failed after about 91% complete in the drivers section. 

The had the error page fault in non-paged area    pssnap.sys error to lookup

I reviewed the page file settings... I found some tips on setting it to no-page file, then

reset it back, to system managed (rebooting each time)  but that didn't do the trick.

Any suggestions?      Seems to be page file related .. is there a log or something I can

look at?

 

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Last updated May 7, 2020 Views 12,298 Applies to:
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It is failing because

Related to pssnap.sys Backup image protection Software Snapshot Filter driver.  Remove it then try the upgrade from ISO

The fastest way to get the upgrade is to download the ISO  

The Official Final Windows 10 download is now available

Use the download tool to create ISO media to update your windows.

http://www.microsoft.com/en-us/software-download/windows10

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Cat herder
Windows Insider MVP
MVP-Windows and Devices for IT
http://www.zigzag3143.com/

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