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Windows 7: Trouble installing Windows 7 on New PC

10 Aug 2013   #11

Windows 7 Professional 64 bit

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After unplugging pretty much everything except the things needed (1 SSD, 1 disc drive, video card) I got through to the setup screen and can format my drive, but now it says a warning when trying ti install to the SSD "Windows cannot be installed on this disk. This computer's hardware may not support booting to this disk. Ensure that the disk's controller is enabled in the computer bios menu." This is the most frustrating install I have ever done.

That is only a warning for PC with non-UEFI/BIOS firmware.
If that's the case then it should not have said it. Anyways, after putting it to IDE I could install and right now the PC seems to be stable (minus 1 hang during windows update but you know how great they are :P). I will be marking this solved for now and should something else come up post a new thread. Thanks again for all the help guys!

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