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Windows 8 Pro Install Hangs on 'Finishing setup'

  1. #1


    United Kingdom
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    Windows 8 Proffesional 64 bit

    Windows 8 Pro Install Hangs on 'Finishing setup'


    This is a clean install! I've tried re-installing like 15 times but keeps getting stuck at this!, i even deleted my Ubuntu partition cause i thought it was the problem, i then tried to install Win 7 instead, when installation completed, i boot it up and it got stuck at Starting Windows.

    This is very frustrating I've done everything Slow delete the whole SATA-AHCI drive, numerous times, clean install and still gets stuck at 'FINISHING SETUP'.

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  2. #2


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    ME, XP,Vista,Win7,Win8,Win8.1


    Are you using the Acer upgrade Assisstant Tool.
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  3. #3


    United Kingdom
    Posts : 14
    Windows 8 Proffesional 64 bit


    There are no existing operating system on the machine right now..
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Windows 8 Pro Install Hangs on 'Finishing setup'
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