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Windows 7: windows 7 stuck on setup is starting

15 Aug 2014   #11
gregrocker
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29 Jan 2015   #12
lizzard232

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 
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I had the same issue with my wifes Toshiba Satellite C55-A5100 and looked everywhere I could to no avail. After playing with the bios settings I found that I had to change the security to disabled, the UEFI to CMS, left the hard disk on ACHP, and had do disable the USB 3.0 in the bios and then I was able to install Windows 7 Ultimate x64.
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03 Jul 2017   #13
ruthan

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

I had same problem after Win XP-Vista to Win 7 - 32bit upgrade, problem were drivers - old drivers which were in system from old installation, i have to get rid of them through Sysiternals Autorun-Drivers and after that restart whole Windows 7 upgrade.
Its dangerous thing Vista could easily stop boot when some driver is removed, so i recommed to often create whole partition image or migrate machine to virtual machine - remove drivers and install upgrade and move image back to physical machine.
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01 Sep 2017   #14
Gowthamcastro

Windows 7 ultimate x64
 
 

[FONT="Arial Black"]SOLUTION just format the disk where going to install the data and try its working[/FONT]
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