Windows 7 Forums
Welcome to Windows 7 Forums. Our forum is dedicated to helping you find support and solutions for any problems regarding your Windows 7 PC be it Dell, HP, Acer, Asus or a custom build. We also provide an extensive Windows 7 tutorial section that covers a wide range of tips and tricks.

Windows 7: Installation won't begin

24 Jul 2009   #31

Win 8 Release candidate 8400
install prob

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by datter View Post
Did the OP ever get this sorted out? Having the same problem and pulling my hair out here.
two other things if you are OC back it off till install, pull all but 1gig of ram.


My System SpecsSystem Spec
24 Jul 2009   #32

Win 7 Home Premium 64 bit (RTM)

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by zigzag3143 View Post
two other things if you are OC back it off till install, pull all but 1gig of ram.


Updates going here, but pulling 2GB of my 6GB seems to have got me past the hang point. It's now sitting at "Expanding Windows Files (0%)" in the UI... I'm hoping it's actually doing something.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
25 Jul 2009   #33

Vista X64 ultimate/ 7 X64 Ultimate (7264)

Have you tried other brands of media and a different burner?

Sorry if you've already been asked this, but i've been up since 3am and i'm too tired to read through the thread again..

I had this problem with 6801 for some reason, and that was with either a dvd or a usb stick.

I've not had it with any other build though.

Have you installed Hashtab to make sure that your iso isn't damaged at all?

And you really can't tell just by downloading it multiple times or believing that the download isn't corrupted because windows didn't tell you so.

Once again, i'm sorry if this has been covered, it's taken me 10 mins to write this post because i can hardly see my screen
My System SpecsSystem Spec


 Installation won't begin

Thread Tools

Similar help and support threads
Thread Forum
Let the 4G LTE Revolution Begin
Read more at: Maximum PC | Let the 4G LTE Revolution Begin
Chillout Room
Chkdsk will not begin on reboot
I tried 'Scheduling disk check' from both cmd and tools but every time I restart my computer, or turn it off and then on, it will skip the chkdsk and start Windows normally. I am getting a lot of 'corrupted file' errors and it's suggesting I run a chkdsk, but like I said, I can't figure out a...
Performance & Maintenance
Windows vs. Chrome OS, Its about to Begin
Windows vs. Chrome OS, It’s about to Begin - Softpedia
Chillout Room
Windows 7 failing to begin installation
Hi there, I have recently purchased a few computer parts and upgraded my computer. After putting it together, I switched it on and went to install windows 7 (hardware changes stop me booting my previous installation). (Note: I was previously using this windows 7 on my old mobo etc.) However,...
Installation & Setup
my seven will begin sutting down : (
hi guyz i have build 7100 of seven and it will begin its shutting after few months i wanna be ready 4 that problem what should i do :) ?
Installation & Setup

Our Sites

Site Links

About Us

Find Us

Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 7" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 11:48.
Twitter Facebook Google+