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Windows 7: Windows 7 hangs on shutdown screen? BSOD on Update install?

20 Jan 2015   #11

Windows 7, 64 bit, OEM

I installed the USB 3.0 drivers from the DVD that came with the motherboard.

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20 Jan 2015   #12


Did you do this after trying the drivers Win7 wanted via Windows Updates, after enabling Enable hardware auto-updating via Windows Update (Step 3)?

This is why I suggested to compare your install to the methods Clean Reinstall Windows 7 which are based which work best in in tens of thousands of installs we've directly helped with here, and has been used by over 1.2 million consumers without a single complaint or return here with problems.
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 Windows 7 hangs on shutdown screen? BSOD on Update install?

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