I experienced an issue today where my Windows 10 instillation was stuck in a boot loop. It would display a ‘Preparing for update’ message instantly followed by ‘Restarting’ and would then promptly restart. Rinse and repeat!
If you dislike having to manage “Service Account” passwords or your Service Account needs to be shared by multiple computers, switch to a Group Managed Service Account (gMSA) instead. Unfortunately due to GUI limitations gMSAs cannot be set in the GUI so follow this guide to using a Group Managed Service Account (gMSA) for a Windows Scheduled Task.
If your Windows Storage Space has been set to offline and/or read-only, use these cmdlets to set it back online and writable.
If you experience any strangeness with the Windows GUI and need to reset the Windows graphics stack, like I occasionally do, this can be a rather useful shortcut to remember.