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Windows 7: Install / Hardware issue? (not sure where to post)

22 Nov 2017   #1

Windows 7 Pro 64Bit
Install / Hardware issue? (not sure where to post)

Hey all,

Having an issue with a friends Asus K55N laptop

The Laptop had blue screened and errors starting, long story short.. they handed me a Windows 7 CD and asked me to reformat Laptop to W7 instead of the current W8 that was on it..

Had to go to Bios -> CSM -> Security -> Secure Boot = Disabled it, for it to recognize CD

The Issue:

After Initial [..........] 109% loading screen. I get a black screen w/ Cursor, unsure if it has to do with the Bios, or hardware on the Laptop..

EDIT** Cannot do anything like "boot to safe mode" HDD HAS NO OS ON IT, COMPLETELY REFORMATTED

If ANYONE has a suggestion on alternate method to install, or get past my BLACK wall.. please let me know



My System SpecsSystem Spec
23 Nov 2017   #2

Windows 7 HP 64

On Asus site it says that the K55N comes with Win 7, not Win 8. Do the laptop has a COA stiker? (look under the battery).
K55N | Laptops | ASUS Global

Please explain "After Initial [..........] 109% loading screen". Where you able to boot from the installation disk?
Did you do a RAM test?
My System SpecsSystem Spec

 Install / Hardware issue? (not sure where to post)

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