RE: VIsta DVD Boot stops just before language selection screen
I had that once and one of your devices windows is not seeing, like a floppy
that the communications is plug in but not the power plug. Something is there
but vista is not detecting it.
> I have a system with an ASUS P5B mobo, 1501 BIOS (the latest non-beta one,
> 4x2GB Kingston DDR2 667, SATA 2 HDDs (not RAID) and an Asus EN7600GT PCI-E
> (one only) display card. The system works fine under XPSP2.
> However, when I boot from a Vista DVD for a clean install, the system stops
> doing anything at the green drape effect screen just before the language
> selection screen. When the green drape effect screen appears, it displays an
> hourglass for about 10 seconds, then nothing but the cursor - no matter how
> long I leave it. (I've tried for leaving it for an hour.
> I have tried this with nothing but a new blank drive attached to the SATA
> cable and the DVD drive attached to the IDE, and changed every BIOS setting
> I can think of (including reset to default) but can't get the VISTA DVD to
> get to the install now screen.
> Thanks for any help anyone can give.