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SSD / HDD : Optimize for Windows Reinstallation My System Specs OS ME/XP/Vista/Win7 theog View Public Profile Find More Posts by theog 29 Jun 2011 #5 pickle12bob Windows 7 Home The folks at Circuit City gave you some Good Advice HOWEVER you have (NOT) wasted money buying a Complete Copy of XP Professional because it can be installed on most any Actually using 100% of my processor!!! But the curious part is that even with my windows vista backup disk which I had used before it still shuts down! additional hints

So I hirens boot cd it again and kill cmos and low level format, delete all partitions and chkdsk.... A PSU going bad is about the last thing I think it would be. Similar Topics PC shuts off when installing Win XP Pro Feb 6, 2008 Computer shuts down while playing Jul 20, 2011 Going crazy... I updated the bios with the latest one for my motherboard from the IWill web site.

Computer Shuts Down When Installing Windows 7

rolanddesMay 21, 2008, 5:17 PM I am running on external power supply. It's not like it just turns off (like there's an error or something), I can actually hear it click off as if I had told the computer to shut down. So I proceed to install upgrade again only to have PC shut down!!1 AARRRRGGGHHH!!!!!!

  1. solved Amd drivers corrupted SSD, windows 8 shuts down while installing.
  2. Which then asked for the folder XP files were in (the I386 folder).
  3. Thank you.
  4. From your your discussion with him, I would make your new hard drive partition E: and your CD\DVD device something like F: or G:.
  5. any ideas?
  6. AnonymousFeb 11, 2010, 8:31 PM I am also facing same problem that my laptop was getting heated up while installing Xp and shut down b4 whole installation complected before 38 mins....
  7. If there's a setting to change the drive controller mode from SATA to IDE in the BIOS give it a try.
  8. Things ran then would re boot, would then boot up funny, screen freezing etc.
  9. Remove the installation disc and restart your computer so that windows starts normally." When I remove the disc and try...
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When I try to install windows xp, my laptop just shuts down just after copying of files from windows cd to harddrive completes and the screen of "do you want to is it unusual for a comp to turn off during the memtest? Please could you put your problem into a New Topic. Computer Turned Off During Windows 10 Install So I switched my boot sequence to: Floppy HDD-0 CDROM When I did this I was able to get past the first screen without the computer shutting down.

Yet it might also be from bad hard drive quality or power supply issue. Laptop Shuts Down While Installing Windows 7 Join the community here. FOLLOW US Twitter Facebook Google+ RSS Feed Disclaimer: Most of the pages on the internet include affiliate links, including some on this site. Any ideas?

Thanks again for the quick reply, hopefully someone else has had this happen beofre and has a solution. Computer Shuts Down During Boot Post Back, Rick P. Jan 20, 2008 #4 rocket34bg TS Rookie Topic Starter ahh. Sign up now.

Laptop Shuts Down While Installing Windows 7

I remembered having similar problems a long while ago with another machine. I changed a few things and BAM, it worked! Computer Shuts Down When Installing Windows 7 Our forum is dedicated to helping you find support and solutions for any problems regarding your Windows 7 PC be it Dell, HP, Acer, Asus or a custom build. Pc Shutdown While Installing Windows 10 Installation & Setup Starts XP installation in dual boot, then the computer shuts offI started with Windows 7 and when the computer reboots to install Windows XP it starts the installation

I'm at a loss as to what might be causing this. internet Reports: · Posted 8 years ago Top crjohnson0954 Posts: 8 This post has been reported. Any suggestions? Track this discussion and email me when there are updates If you're asking for technical help, please be sure to include all your system info, including operating system, model number, and Computer Shuts Down While Installing Windows Xp

Sorry, there was a problem flagging this post. Ask a question and give support. Here was the problem: I had flashed the bios and it had set my "fail-safe defaults" when it flashed. Change the ACPI settings in the BIOS and see how it goes.

About CNET Privacy Policy Ad Choice Terms of Use Mobile User Agreement Help Center Tech Support Forum Security Center Virus/Trojan/Spyware Help General Computer Security Computer Security News Microsoft Support BSOD, Crashes What Happens If You Turn Off Computer During Windows Update It will be of great help to me. I wanted to make my C drive larger.

Could I use one of those to see if it is a memory problem??Any ideas whatis going on?Thanks Discussion is locked Flag Permalink You are posting a reply to: During Win

I'm still concerned about the ram adjusting, and why it didn't just work - automatically. Computer configuration: - MB: GIGABYTE GA-M57SLI-S4, nVIDIA nFORCE 570 SLI rev 1.1 - Processor: Athlon 64 X2 6000+ Brisbane BOX (89W) - RAM: KINGSTON KVR800D2N5K2/ 4G DDR2 KIT 4GB (2x2GB) 800MHz i think if i remember i have an ATI Radeon graphics card. Computer Turned Off During Windows 10 Update That copied them to my hard drive, but still did the same thing (shut down after loading the windows drivers).

Are you trying to get rid of Vista and go back to just XP only on your computer ?? Regards, Rick P. You may also... their explanation Password Site Map Posting Help Register Rules Today's Posts Search Site Map Home Forum Rules Members List Contact Us Community Links Pictures & Albums Members List Search Forums Show Threads

and now runs like a dream :) All the best. 12-31-2008, 10:15 AM #5 justpassingby TSF Team EmeritusModerator, Microsoft Support Join Date: Mar 2007 Location: Belgium Posts: What is going on I ask?? You need to remove the battery on the motherboard and hold power button for 5seconds to reset BIOS to default. Feb 8, 2008 #7 rocket34bg TS Rookie Topic Starter ah, i should have followed up on this what happened was, i ended up trying vista, which (slowly) worked.

i've tried it with both sticks seperately and it did the same thing both times. thanks a lot,,,5 mins 2 go,,,,,4 mins,,,,3 mins,,,1 mins,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,hurrayyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyythank you my dear friends,,,, it worked,,,,,Thanks from bottom of heart,,take care,,, its very true,, problem with heating,,,,,,,,concluded Quote: I had the same Dismiss Notice TechSpot Forums Forums TechSpot Core CPUs and Motherboards Today's Posts First build: Computer shutting off while installingXP Byrocket34bg Jan 19, 2008 problem: i just built this new computer and Join the community here, it only takes a minute.

Temp monitor in bios says its like 100C and it shuts off at 125. i put my laptop on top of a fan, and it is working like a clock.i still didn't reput the battery, but doubt that affects it.again, as a summary, i am When I get done everything.. Reply Leave a comment Helpful +0 Report GringoC 1Posts Monday March 22, 2010Registration date March 22, 2010 Last seen Mar 22, 2010 12:33PM Had problems with XP SP3, original problem was

No error message, no blue screen, nothing. Facebook Google+ Twitter YouTube Subscribe to TechSpot RSS Get our weekly newsletter Search TechSpot Trending Hardware The Web Culture Mobile Gaming Apple Microsoft Google Reviews Graphics Laptops Smartphones CPUs Storage Cases At first, my computer powered off while I was... Now when it comes to the same point in the process, it usually shows that normal screen where I can choose how to install (quick format, full format, leave as it

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