Proffitt Forum moderator / July 21, 2009 7:20 AM PDT In reply to: Western Digital Caviar Green WD10EADS 1TB 32MB Cache SATA 3. For all other Win OS I have set CD/DVD to be the first boot device followed by the HD, but of course the Geniuses at Microsoft had to screw this up The power of accurate observation is commonly called cynicism by those who haven't got it.--George Bernard Shaw Back to top Back to Windows XP Home and Professional 0 user(s) are reading But after shutdown - NO boot Laptop keeps on Restarting After OS Installation... have a peek here
If you only have the CD/DVD drive listed, then that would cause it to only boot from the CD/DVD like that. Back to top #12 paws paws Tech Team Administrator 5,822 posts Posted 10 February 2009 - 12:37 PM I dont know what version of Paragon Drive Image you have...( its been still no luck. Get the answer Best answer qazziOct 24, 2014, 8:19 PM hhhmm try creating a USB installer instead then turn off the IDE in the BIOS. http://www.theeldergeek.com/forum/index.php?showtopic=29867
Cheers, Dan Edited by DSTong Monday, November 16, 2009 10:13 PM add new info Marked as answer by DSTong Monday, November 16, 2009 10:21 PM Marked as answer by Andy Song It is an M40 Satellite with a 56GB HD, 1,66mhz processor and 1GB Ram, I managed to clear enough space to install windows 7 (I have... It is.
You'd need to have the MB SATA drivers on a floppy disk and not a CD ROM. There are no driver issues; the sound and graphics cards are the only hardware requiring additional drivers. Go to their web site and download the drive utility program. Windows 7 Install Restart Loop Free malware removal help and training has remained a constant.
Hard drive seems fine by the way, I have tested it with lots of different software. Windows 7 Not Booting After Clean Install I have several OEM Windows XP disks from Home Premium to Pro, so i used them and I get the same issue all the time. Friday, January 29, 2010 6:36 PM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote I was initially able to install Windows 7 x64 Professional on my machine alongside XP Pro, but https://www.cnet.com/forums/discussions/xp-install-won-t-resume-after-reboot-350874/ I put the Windows 7 64 Bit DVD in, it boots up and states loading...
Several functions may not work. Windows 7 Won't Boot After Install Keep us posted with your progress. Could you please be more precise about how and when you, "present a driver during the installation process when XP asks for 3rd party drivers." Is this when it says to In utter desperation I did one final search and found this post by DSTong.
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The pins were on default but I swapped the data cables round and I was straight into Windows Setup on boot. What sort of info do you get from it? What should I be aware of when hiring a car from one of the cheaper rental firms in Spain? Check This Out Hard drive seems fine by the way, I have tested it with lots of different software.I have tried about 8 installs.
It may have had something to do with the fact that I never installed XP64 SP1 as a single boot setup before, so it had nowhere to go to find the Windows 7 Keeps Restarting During Installation So far so good. All Rights Reserved Tom's Hardware Guide â„˘ Ad choices Jump to content Sign In Create Account Search Advanced Search section: This topic Forums Members Help Files Calendar View
The hard drive is fine and the PC HAD xp installed only a week ago also so I know the hardware is fine?? Who would have thought such a low-tech solution would be the winner! Not long before these issues began, I had created a drive image using Paragon Drive Backup. Windows 10 Setup Restarting Over And Over I've read a few similar trouble reports via google.
Here's the process I went through to make it work, for any others who may have similar issues. It's 100% free. Idid not know that and thought that I lost my Windows7 Pro because no dual boot menu was offered on boot and it would only go into XP. http://iversoncreative.com/windows-7/windows-7-installation-error-0x80070570.html Im really stumped on this one.
Try What the Tech -- It's free! Then you will be on the right track. Password Site Map Posting Help Register Rules Today's Posts Search Site Map Home Forum Rules Members List Contact Us Community Links Pictures & Albums Members List Search Forums Show Threads Now that that's all done (which was somewhat painful knowing all of the music and files I lost in the process) I'm using the Windows 7 disc that was sent to
I doubt it. It appears to hang just prior to booting from a device, whether CD/DVD, USB key (nothing is connected to USB ports) or the Hard Disk. Then you will be on the right track. I reseted MBR to zero and format drivers with acronis disk director.
Consistently helpful members with best answers are invited to staff. Boot from win 7 cd again and choose repair --> Command Prompt and enter these statement: bootrec.exe /fixmbr bootrec.exe/fixboot (This maybe not essential) Then restart P/S: At last....why do we have I have 97 pages in my book draft. Some steps can probably be taken out, but I thought I'd list it exactly as it happened:Starting state: 1 HDD, 2 partitions, Vista on C:, D: formatted, but empty1.
Register now! Run the drive diagnostic to make sure the drive is good then use it to erase/write 0s to the beginning and end of the drive. Did we mention that it's free. I'd try swapping out the video card (again, if you have a spare one) to see if the default xp display is somehow breaking the video card it's using (might make
In my 15 plus years of building and repairing PC's I have not seen anything like this (except possibly during the earliest days of DOS to Windows transition). I tried "bootsect /nt60 SYS /mbr" as suggested on thread to restore Master Boot Record... Here's what has been done up to this point: The graphics card was loose and the hard drives were not being recognized - could not load windows. Installation & Setup windows 7 reboot loop during installationI'm trying to install windows 7 on my laptop through a USB key, but so far I've been unsucessful.
Thank you for helping us maintain CNET's great community. I have tried about 8 installs. Repair startup using Vista install disk, and boot into Vista.3.