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    [SOLVED] Windows 10 freezes during installation on new PC.

    SPECS: Intel Core i7-9700K 3.6 GHz 8-Core Asus ROG MAXIMUS XI HERO (WI-FI) ATX LGA1151 G.Skill Trident Z RGB 32 GB (2 x 16 GB) DDR4-3600 Samsung 970 Evo Plus M.2-2280 500 GB and 1 TB Asus GeForce RTX 2080 Ti 11 GB ROG Strix Corsair RMx (2018) 750 W Hi I built this new PC and tried to install...
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    Question Fresh rig windows 10 install freezes during startup

    I just built a brand new pc. i7 9700k corsair 3000mhz cl15 2x8gb msi gtx 1080 gaming 8g x FD design define s MSI MPG Z390 Gaming pro carbon ac 2x FD included fans, 1x noctua nf a14 fan noctua nh d15 2xnfa15 fans seasonic prime ultra titanium 750w wd black 2tb, some old samsung 1,5tb crucial...
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    Question cant install game on secondary hdd, stuck at unpacking

    im really desperate to know why this problem occured. so i built a new pc and i installed 1 500gb ssd and 1 2tb hdd. I installed all the software on the ssd and intended the hdd to be for gaming and work. The problem is when unpacking a game into the hdd it got stuck, i checked the driver status...
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    Question Install Windows Without On-Board Graphics, Only A GPU.

    (I have no idea if this post is in the right place because it involves a few things, so my apologies if this is in the wrong place :'p ) So.. I'm looking forward to building myself a machine for the purpose of gaming and hosting a few servers so that I can play games with my friends without...
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    Question Cannot install any OS onto 3200g/Deskmini

    I wanted to build a small and cheap server, so I went with a Ryzen 3200g and a Deskmini from Asrock. I used a salvaged SSD from a previous build that had Windows 10 on it, but since I wanted to dual boot Ubuntu and Windows, I completely formatted the drive. Before the format, I was able to run...
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    Question Windows 10 installation - crashing to black screen

    Currently trying to reinstall Windows 10. The setup allows me to get to the stage where I enter an account name and password, but typically when I start typing into the password, it crashes and just gives me a black screen. All of the fans run very loudly when the screen turns to black. I have...
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    Discussion Advice on installing upgraded RAM to AsRock X99X killer

    I currently have one 8 GB stick of DDR4 RAM, which CPU-Z says has an NB frequency of 1,199.3 Mhz. I am upgrading to what the specs of the motherboard say is the max frequency it takes (3,000+) with four 8 GB sticks of DDR4 DRAM 3,000 (making it 32 GB of RAM- I still have four more empty slots)...
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    [SOLVED] Windows 10 won't install on brand new build (frozen spinning dots)

    Got my system to POST, but after selecting 64 bit windows 10 install from a brand new Windows 10 flash drive, it freezes while the dots are spinning around my motherboard logo. I was able to start in safe mode (through f8 on installation select), which let me get past the freezing, install...
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    Question Windows 8/10 install stuck

    Hey all, i have a problem with my pc.I am currently running windows 7 pro 64 bit and i want to install windows 8/10 64bit on it because 2020 is the deadline for win 7 support but i have a slight problem... every time i try to boot up from the install media(different usbs, dvd drive, etc.) i get...
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    Question I really messed up. I can't install windows.

    Hi all. I have royally screwed up. I was attempting to downgrade to windows 1803 from 1903 and in the process I've formatted both my drives and I've come to a point whenever I put in my windows usb stick it gives me the error: "a media driver your computer needs is missing...". Everytime, in...
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    Question Java won't reinstall due to 'not being able to create a virtual machine'

    Whenever I try to reinstall java, the install is around 80% done when the error message "Error: Could not create the Java Virtual Machine. Error: A fatal exception has occurred. Program will exit.", and this happens on all the versions of java I attempted to download, and it occurs on both 32...
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    Question Used SSD into "new" PC

    I just got a better PC than mine that doesn't come with any storage or GPU. I'm thinking of moving my GPU there along with the SSD from my current computer. Is it possible? Do I need to install windows again? How would I do that in an SDD that already has Windows on it? Thanks
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    [SOLVED] I think I just bricked my netbook...

    Ok, I really fudged up this time. I was attempting to downgrade from Windows 10 Professional to Windows 7 Ultimate on my Acer TravelMate B-115M. I'd done it several times before on different PCs, laptops and netbooks. I wanted to do as fresh and clean of an install I could do, so I chose...
  14. Discussion Help please to install windws 7

    Greetings to all Internet users and users of this great forum, by means of this I request you to be kind enough to help me with a problem of installation of Windows 7 Ultimate Operating System 64 bits on an HP brand PC model 280 G3 SFF of Reduced Form with Processor I7 of Eighth Generation with...
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    Question Attempting to install windows 10 on an NVME M.2 Raid 0

    I've read dozens of forums, watched dozens of videos, and I can't seem to figure it out. Motherboard: MSI MPG Z390 Gaming PRO Carbon Storage: Samsung 970 EVO Plus (1TB PCIe NVMe) M.2 Internal SSD ... x2 When using BIOs, I can create and verify that the raid 0 has been created, but windows...
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    Question counting memory chips for compatibility?

    :hearteyes: brispuss provided some useful info back in 2015 re this issue of density of memory sticks, thanks sincerely! Your answers resolve a great deal of confusion over what to know in adding memory to my Dell XPS 8930. I've received a possibly curious answer from crucial re compatibility...
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    Question "Your PC/Device needs to be repaired" while installing Windows 10

    I want to install a fresh copy of Windows 10 on my custom built desktop but for some reasons, I cannot. First of all, I get this error when the desktop boots up. It states: "Your PC/Device needs to be repaired. The Operating system could not be loaded because a critical system driver is...
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    Question Windows 10 Install gives blue screen error and freezes

    Just installed a motherboard (ROG strix z390-I, got it second hand) with a brand new cpu (i7 8700k). I have a brand new SSD (samsung 850 evo 500gb) that I'm trying to install windows 10 on. Every time I try to boot from the usb windows install drive (created with RUFUS and a win10 iso) the...
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    Question Win10 running slow even after formatting

    Hi everyone! I'm by no means a computer expert, so here I am asking your help. My laptop was running pretty slow, not fluid, so I tried formatting it (following the Step-by-Step option in "Settings"). It got better, but STILL feels like a fresh clean Win10 laptop should run better. It's a...
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    Question How To Install Windows 7 on Dell Precision 7720 with Kaby Lake I5-7440HQ and Samsung NVME Drive?

    I just bought a used precision 7720 from ebay. It does not come with an OS. I was thinking of installing 7 on the laptop since i don't like windows 10 and try not to use it whenever i can. However, i read that there could be several problems installing windows 7 on this laptop: 1) Supposedly...