RE: Vista Installation freezes at Completing Installation stage.
BRAIN ACHE - please get in touch with me
maff "at" mace-media.co.uk
I have some info that may be able to help you!
> It looks like a general Foxconn problem, I have a 945P7AA Foxconn motherboard
> that did EXACTLY the same as you (froze every time at "completing
> installation" and now freezes every minute or 2 within Vista)
> I contacted the company that supplied it (as they still sell it, which I
> don't think they should if it's only going to work with and old OS) and they
> tested it and got the same result, they have contacted Foxconn China to try
> to get it resolved, we're still waiting though!
> "Brain Ache" wrote:
> > After a great deal of trial and error I managed to get Vista to install on my
> > machine. Sadly it was incredibly unstable and hung at every oportunity.
> > However I've managed to identify the hardware causing the problems.For
> > future reference avoid installing Vista on systems using a Foxconn 945GZ7MC
> > Motherboard and it's also a good idea to avoid the ATI Radeon X550 as it was
> > only barely able to cope even with it's own 512Mb of memory.
> > Well I'll wait till payday and get a new motherboard and video card. Any
> > suggestions?
> > Cheers