Re: Installation - problems
=?Utf-8?B?amltaQ==?= <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in
> I run an ASUS P4C800-E, 3.2ghz, 1 gb ddr400 ram, ATI1600
> pro. It's a couple years old. I ran the 'ready for vista'
> tool, and passed with flying colours.
> The install itself is abnormally slow. It takes 4 minutes
> to get to the language screen, another 4 minutes after
> clicking next, and another 4 minutes to get to the cd-key
> After files have expanded and installed, once the computer
> restarts it attempts to start windows for the first time.
> At this step, the computer blue screens and reboots
> instantly. I cannot determine what the problem is because
> the system reboots so quickly.
> I've run the repair tool, and it came back saying there was
> a failureonstartup, and points to external media. I can
> tell you that after pulling every device out of the
> computer, except the dvdrom and the hdd, mouse and keyboard,
> the problem persists. I am truly dumbfounded here...For
> $350.00 this thing should install in 15 minutes, and run
> like a dream. what is going on here?
I know you've most likely done this over and over but just on
the off chance, have you made the appropriate changes in BIOS
when you have taken things out?