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Windows 8 is unresponsive during boot

  1. #1


    Posts : 46
    Windows 7

    Windows 8 is unresponsive during boot


    Hi guys

    I'm having this problem for a week now, I boot from windows 8 DVD I see the blue windows logo and the animation with the dots but the disc and Harddrive show no activity.

    My pc fully runs windows 7 with no problem. I have the HP SR1719UK

      My System SpecsSystem Spec

  2. #2


    Posts : 2
    Windows 8 Pro / Windows 7 Pro / Ubuntu / OpenSUSE


    Hi all,

    Same problem here, have to restart the install several times. It finally finishes, but with a very criplled version...
      My System SpecsSystem Spec

  3. #3


    Posts : 46
    Windows 7


    When I try to boot from disc it stops responding at the logo, and when I upgrade from desktop it reports a successful install but upon reboot it gets stuck at that logo. Very very peculiar
      My System SpecsSystem Spec

Windows 8 is unresponsive during boot
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