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Windows 7: Clean install is going really slow

16 Sep 2010   #1
sleepykidX

none currently
 
 
Clean install is going really slow

I am currently installing windows and my installation is going extremely slow, I have no idea why. This usb key worked perfectly on my laptop and yet on my new computer it takes forever to reach the "starting windows" logo screen.

Current Operating System, pre-install
No Current OS running

Current Hardware
1 Hard Drive
Sata
1 Dvd Drive
Sata
Athlon II X4 3.0 Ghz
9500GT
1TB Samsung Spinpoint
4GB of DDR3
Gigabyte 890UA motherboard


Clean HD out of the box
Have not preformatted the hard drive
Windows 7 installation details
Windows 7 professional
64 bit
I forgot where I got the install file from

Installation Media
Using a memory stick, memory stick has worked before on my laptop
Other
No overclocking, everything is running on stock


My System SpecsSystem Spec
.

16 Sep 2010   #2
Lomai

Win7 HP (x64)/Win7 Ultimate (x64)
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by sleepykidX View Post


Windows 7 installation details
Windows 7 professional
64 bit
I forgot where I got the install file from
Hi

Unless you clarify this part of your post, you may not receive the assistance that you are after.

Regards
My System SpecsSystem Spec
16 Sep 2010   #3
sleepykidX

none currently
 
 

Nvm the problem has been fixed, went through with the slow install, and at the end everything is running fine . Though I still want to know why my install setup was so slow.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
.


16 Sep 2010   #4
Lomai

Win7 HP (x64)/Win7 Ultimate (x64)
 
 

Could have been a hardware driver hanging
Glad you sorted it out

Regards
My System SpecsSystem Spec
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