Re: Vista installation failure


"Missouri Mom" <MissouriMom@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote in message news:15A4E378-6968-47FB-AEB3-8E7765567290@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
Okey-Dokey, I'll go to their site. I must tell you all - I'm learning far
too much and know far too little about this computer-putting-together thing!
I think I'll keep my day job.


"Colin Barnhorst" wrote:

Before you disassemble, check the EVGA website for BIOS updates that may
address this. Mobos do not usually ship with the latest BIOS revision so
don't assume because you just got it that it is up to date. While you are
there review any details posted about the board, in particular any test
reports on your memory and in the configuration you are wanting to use.

"Missouri Mom" <Missouri Mom@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote in message
> Newly built PC. Took out 2G ram as suggested - leaving 2G. Get > through
> black screen with white bar "Windows loading files". Then blue screen
> with
> white horizontal bar for 35 minutes +/-. Then Install Now dialog box.
> Enter
> key code. Checks off "Copying files" Begins the "Expanding files" and
> goes
> to 11%.
> Next message box: "Window cannot install required files. Make sure > all
> files required for installation are available, and restart the
> installation.
> Error Cord: 0x8007045D. (Reviewing this error in the knowledge base > does
> not
> seem to speak to a new installation.)
> I reviewed my MOBO instructions and I quote: "It is important to > remember
> that before installing the driver CD that is shipped in the kit, you > need
> to
> load you operating system." So what drivers does the Vista software > think
> it
> needs?
> I spent more than 3 phone hours with Microsoft help and they had me
> putting
> in my Win 98 disc made a royal mess of my situation. I'm back now to > the
> beginning and yet still no installation.
> What am I doing wrong?