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Windows 7: Win7 setup ACPI not compatible?

13 Sep 2009   #21
zigzag3143

Win 8 Release candidate 8400
 
 

Not in aluminum foil however<g>


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13 Sep 2009   #22
simonsiknasty

Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit
 
 

I am beginning to think that my GPU is causing the problems, seeing as the symptoms are the same as described in the link provided above.
What are your suggestions to address the issue?
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13 Sep 2009   #23
DocBrown

Win7 Enterprise, Win7 x86 (Ult 7600), Win7 x64 Ult 7600, TechNet RTM on AMD x64 (2.8Ghz)
 
 

Does your motherboard have an onboard video connection ? & you could take the video card out ?
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13 Sep 2009   #24
simonsiknasty

Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit
 
 

I think it does, because there is a VGA slot in the back of my computer, away from the two DVI slots of my GPU. However, if I took these out, would that prevent Windows from being installed due to it not finding a graphic card?

Quote:
you could take the video card out ?
Yes I can
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13 Sep 2009   #25
simonsiknasty

Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit
 
 

Actually, upon checking I find that it is a VGA-out slot. However, my monitor has a USB monitor function. If I took out my GPU and ran my monitor through the USB would that be okay?
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13 Sep 2009   #26
DocBrown

Win7 Enterprise, Win7 x86 (Ult 7600), Win7 x64 Ult 7600, TechNet RTM on AMD x64 (2.8Ghz)
 
 

15 pin SVGA port should work fine if you monitor connects to it
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13 Sep 2009   #27
simonsiknasty

Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit
 
 

I don't have one. I'm going to run my monitor through the USB function. Would it be a good idea to remove my GPU and then attempt the install?
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13 Sep 2009   #28
DocBrown

Win7 Enterprise, Win7 x86 (Ult 7600), Win7 x64 Ult 7600, TechNet RTM on AMD x64 (2.8Ghz)
 
 

USB Monitors must be new, I have not seen one yet ??? But if you can see a video screen on boot with it, take out the GPU card & try
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13 Sep 2009   #29
simonsiknasty

Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit
 
 

Another fail. Damn. Surely there has to be a way to get this godforsaken OS up and running.
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13 Sep 2009   #30
simonsiknasty

Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit
 
 

Help anyone? This is getting really frustrating
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