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Hello-world fails afer install

Expected behavior

hello-world install verification expected to run, as per documentation

Actual behavior

Fails, with:
PS> docker run hello-world:nanoserver
Unable to find image ‘hello-world:nanoserver’ locally
nanoserver: Pulling from library/hello-world
bce2fbc256ea: Extracting [==================================================>] 252.7 MB/252.7 MB
baa0507b781f: Download complete
87b9648c93f5: Download complete
b4cc2f3a7373: Download complete
C:\Program Files\Docker\docker.exe: failed to register layer: re-exec error: exit status 1: output: ProcessUtilityVMImag
e C:\ProgramData\docker\windowsfilter\ef77de66634d93970289645725447bc830241cb23bf5e31005f80f965f4ceffb\UtilityVM: The pr
ocess cannot access the file because it is being used by another process…
See ‘C:\Program Files\Docker\docker.exe run --help’.


Solidly reproducible. Platform is VMware, in our enterprise VMI (Virtual Machine Infrastructure) farm. Docker version appears to be current, from version display confirmed by results of attempt to update:

PS> docker version
Version: 17.03.2-ee-5
API version: 1.27
Go version: go1.7.5
Git commit: fa09039
Built: Wed Jul 19 23:56:45 2017
OS/Arch: windows/amd64

Version: 17.03.2-ee-5
API version: 1.27 (minimum version 1.24)
Go version: go1.7.5
Git commit: fa09039
Built: Wed Jul 19 23:56:45 2017
OS/Arch: windows/amd64
Experimental: false

PS> Install-Package -Name docker -ProviderName DockerMsftProvider -Verbose -Update
VERBOSE: Importing package provider ‘DockerMsftProvider’.
VERBOSE: Using the provider ‘DockerMsftProvider’ for searching packages.
VERBOSE: Download size: 0.01MB
VERBOSE: Free space on the drive: 87639.32MB
VERBOSE: Downloading to
VERBOSE: About to download
VERBOSE: Finished downloading
VERBOSE: Downloaded in 0 hours, 0 minutes, 1 seconds.
VERBOSE: Skipping installed package Docker 17.03.2-ee-5.

Steps to reproduce the behavior

Pretty simple.

  1. Installed Docker per documentation:

Open a PowerShell command prompt, and type the following commands.

PS> Install-Module -Name DockerMsftProvider -Force
PS> Install-Package -Name docker -ProviderName DockerMsftProvider -Force
PS> Restart-Computer -Force

2.Attempted to verify installation, per documentation:

PS> docker run hello-world:nanoserver


Have you managed to resolve this issue? I have the same issue.