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Windows 7: windows 7 stops installing on cmd

17 Jan 2010   #1

Windows Xp
windows 7 stops installing on cmd

This has probably been answered many times before. I'm running windows xp SP3 and am trying to replace it with windows 7. I know i need to custom install for this and am not bothered. after the first restart the computer shows a windows 7 background and a cmd box with something along the lines of "............/system32/wpe init" this does not change and am wondering how to fix it

My System SpecsSystem Spec
17 Jan 2010   #2

Windows Xp

Operating System: Windows XP Home Edition (5.1, Build 2600) Service Pack 3 (2600.xpsp_sp3_gdr.090804-1435)
System Manufacturer: GBT___
System Model: NVDAACPI
BIOS: Award Modular BIOS v6.00PG
Processor: AMD Athlon(tm) 64 X2 Dual Core Processor 4000+, MMX, 3DNow (2 CPUs), ~2.1GHz
Memory: 2048MB RAM
Card name: NVIDIA GeForce 9400 GT
Manufacturer: NVIDIA
Chip type: GeForce 9400 GT
my specs
My System SpecsSystem Spec
19 Jan 2010   #3

Windows Xp

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