Re: Clean x64 installation freezes at first reboot.
You might try removing 2G of memory installing and then putting the 2 back
in. Check for threads about installations failing with 4GB.
"Kamo" <Kamo.email@example.com> wrote in message
> I tried installing Vista x64 several times with 3 different imiges. The
> install dvd guides me through the installation process and completes
> the: Copying Files, Expanding Files, Updating, Completing Install. After
> the Completing Install finishes the restart prompt pops up and the rig
> reboots. At this point it begins to boot then hangs at black screen with
> flashing cursor (before windows load bar at bottom). The installation is
> being done on a bare bones rig (only whats necessary). Also Vista x86
> installs and works perfect on same rig. Any ideas would be welcome.
> Thanks in advance...
> Mobo: Intel DG33BU
> CPU: Intel E6550 stock speed
> Ram: 4 Gigs Adata
> HDD: Seagate Barracuda (SATA/300)