RE: Installation Failed Again
Well, I just tried a 3rd harddrive. This time I upgraded from Windows XP.
It didn't work on this drive either, and now all my files, data, and windows
XP stuff is completely lost. Thanks a lot microsoft.
"Mr. Weatherbee" wrote:
> I'll try to keep this short and sweet. I've got a killer rig with more than
> enough to razzle and dazzle windows Vista. The advisor tells me everything
> should work on my system. I've got 3 harddrives. 1 has windows xp (which i
> always unplug during vista installations!).
> The other 2 are brand new harddrives that are blank. I just bought a 160gb
> PATA drive from Best Buy for my new Vista installation. Didn't work. Got a
> blue screen of death everytime it tried to install. So, I took it out and I
> bought another harddrive. A 300gb PATA drive, again brand new. This time,
> Vista installs, but during the reboot it can't get to windows. It will just
> reboot over and over and over and over again.
> Don't tell me Vista couldn't support 2 brand new harddrives. I'm running
> both on my XP system now, and they work great. Not sure why vista couldn't
> load onto them.
> Nothing else is wrong with my system. Been running XP on it flawlessly on it
> for a year. Anyone else having install problems like me?