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Windows 7 Hang?

By celticfife
May 7, 2009
  1. Hi Guys

    Im trying to install Windows 7 X64 via upgrade from Vista X64

    All goes very well until it gets to the final step of transfering te files and programs and the it gets to 62% and hangs i've left it for about 5 hours and still nothing.

    Specs

    Q6600 2.4
    4gb DDR2
    1TB Samsung Hardrive
    8800GT Sli
    Creative X-Fi Gamer

    Can anyone help me?

    Thanks Dan
     
  2. Captain828

    Captain828 TS Guru Posts: 287   +10

    I believe MS suggests making a clean install of the OS, not upgrading.

    Just make a backup of all your important data on the system partition and try then. ;)
     
  3. celticfife

    celticfife TS Rookie Topic Starter

    Got a spare 250gb hard drive anyways will throw everything I need on that and try again.

    Thanks mate =]
     
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