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Windows 7: Help! Setup was unable to create a new system partition.

02 Jul 2013   #1
techchris427

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 
Help! Setup was unable to create a new system partition.

I get this error when I'm installing windows 7 from USB.
Help would be greatly appreciated.


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02 Jul 2013   #2
theog

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

ME/XP/Vista/Win7
 
 

As the Gigabyte GA-Z77X-D3H (rev. 1.0) has a uEFI/BIOS firmware.
How to install Windows 64 bit on a uEFI/BIOS firmware:
UEFI (Unified Extensible Firmware Interface) - Install Windows 7 with

UEFI Bootable USB Flash Drive - Create in Windows
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02 Jul 2013   #3
techchris427

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

I have to do that on my friend's computer. I'll let you know if it works.
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02 Jul 2013   #4
techchris427

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

That didn't work so I used a dvd instead and it works now. Thanks for your help.
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