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Blank screen loading after install

  1. #1

    Posts : 2
    Windows 7

    Blank screen loading after install

    Hi. I just installed Windows 8 (x86) on my desktop PC, and despite the installation was successful when I start the PC after the Windows 8 loading screen I get a blank screen.

    I made a quick video that might help understanding my problem.

    I also tried to Google to find a solution but couldn't find any.

    Thanks to anyone willing to help me.

    PC details
    CPU: DualCore Intel Pentium D 940, 3200 MHz (16 x 200)
    RAM: 2048 MB (DDR2-667 DDR2 SDRAM)
    HD: Maxtor 6V250F0 (250 GB, 7200 RPM, SATA-II) totally empty formatted in a single partition
    GPU: NVIDIA GeForce 7300 GS (512 MB)

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  2. #2

    It may be a corrupted copy, why don't you wait for another few days and get the W8 CP version and try.
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  3. #3

    Posts : 2
    Windows 7

    Well I tried to install it twice and the second time I also did a hash check and the copy was authentic.
    Anyway what is this CP version and when it's coming out?
    And also thank you very much for answering .
      My System SpecsSystem Spec

  4. #4

    It's the new beta version of Win8, coming out 29th of this month, watch out for the download link in this forum.
      My System SpecsSystem Spec

  5. #5

    Posts : 11
    Windows 8.1 Pro

    Using the Customer Preview and having the same problem.
    FYI: Plugging an external monitor will temporary let you use the OS
      My System SpecsSystem Spec

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