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Windows 8 Setup is stuck at booting screen.

  1. #1


    Under your freaking Bed!
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    Windows 7 (Always upgrading to Better)

    Windows 8 Setup is stuck at booting screen.


    Hello,Im trying to install Windows 8 (Not 8.1) but it gets stuck at the booting screen (Where setup shuold load files)

    My system specs are on my profile.

      My System SpecsSystem Spec

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    Posts : 5,592
    ME, XP,Vista,Win7,Win8,Win8.1


    Did you Clean the HD Drive first, using Step one in this tutorial:
    SSD / HDD : Optimize for Windows Reinstallation - Windows 7 Help Forums
      My System SpecsSystem Spec

  3. #3


    Under your freaking Bed!
    Posts : 13
    Windows 7 (Always upgrading to Better)


    I cant even get to the setup.
      My System SpecsSystem Spec

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    Sydney, Nova Scotia, Canada
    Posts : 6,490
    Windows 10 Education 64 Bit


    Where did you obtain your install media?
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Windows 8 Setup is stuck at booting screen.
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