Re: Vista x64 sp1 hangs on stage 3 after 76%
In another thread I complain about the exact same phenomenon and Mr. Barnes
asks "What's your problem?" and "You didn't let it finish." Baloney.
> I think you are right...
> I've restarted the computer in Safe Mode - and the installation continued
> pass the 76% mark (probably b/c the bad "Driver" was disabled). yet.. at the
> end I got a message that the service pack did not install correctly and the
> computer went back to the previous position.
> I'm not sure which driver caused the hang of the installation, but it looks
> like no sp1 for me....
> "John Barnes" wrote:
> > What product are you using (retail, OEM, full, upgrade etc.) and what kind
> > of install are you doing. Stage 3 is where the drivers for the video card
> > drivers have caused many problems. Also other items like USB devices cause
> > problems. You don't say how long you wait, are you sure you are not
> > impatient? Some types of installs can take quite a long time. Remember to
> > collect the 64-bit drivers for each item requiring drivers that aren't in
> > Vista, like the MOBO etc. If you are doing a clean install, try adding the
> > driver for the video on the page where you select the location to install.
> > "Dani" <Dani@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
> > news:840366DC-30B5-42BB-8960-77681055E876@microsoft.com...
> > > I'm trying to install the sp1 on vista x64.
> > > The machine is hp xw4400
> > >
> > > Installation runs until stage 3 and hangs on 76%.
> > > Restarting the computer just make it happen again (Stage 3, 76% and
> > > hangs...)
> > >
> > > Any ideas ?
> > >
> > > Dani
> > >