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Windows 7: Windows 7 Ultimate x64 Setup hangs

31 Jan 2011   #11

windows 7 ultimate 32bit

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by gregrocker View Post
I posted suggestions for you to try. Please reply after trying each step what was the result when you retry install. This is an interactive process. If you have questions, ask back.

The error is typical with a bad installer. Where did you get Win7? If you burned it yourself, try burning another at 4x speed with Imgburn, or try installing from bootable flash stick: YouTube - How to install Windows 7 from USB (WinToFlash)
i tried to install windows 7 from usb but the situation is the same...

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31 Jan 2011   #12
Microsoft MVP


Did you try the steps below? What was the result after each?

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by gregrocker View Post
Make sure you have the latest BIOS version update from Giga Support Downloads webpage for your model mobo. If so, reset the CMOS: Clear CMOS - 3 Ways to Clear the CMOS - Reset BIOS

Next check in BIOS setup to see that SATA controller is set to AHCI.

Remove all but target HD, then wipe it using Diskpart before trying install to partition created and marked Adtive in Step 2.2: SSD / HDD : Optimize for Windows Reinstallation
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