phillyman2004 Posted October 7, 2004 Share Posted October 7, 2004 Just got done building a new machine and when i went to install Windows Xp i am having troubleWindows Copies over the files to the harddrive .....Then After Windows Reboots for the first time ....Its just freezes at the Windows XP spash screen and Harddrive activity ceasesHere is what i have tried1) Tried a Different XP CD2) Tried changing Drive from Master to CS3) Disconnected CD drive after reboot4) Reseated the Video Card5) Reseated the Memory6) Moved the Memory to another Slot7) Tried a Different Video Card8) Ran a Exhaustive Drive Fitness Test (Passed)9) Upgraded the BiosI think its a Memory Problem because now i am freezing right between the files being copied and the 15 second reboot warning , Also the memory that i have in the system is showing up at Dimm Speed 266mhz instead of the 400mhz that Kingston says it should beThe system specs are as followsGigabyte GA-8VT800-LKingston KVR400X64C3A/512Western Digital 160G 8m Cache IDENEC Dual Layer 8X BurnerSamsung FloppyP4 2.8A / 533FSB / 1m Cache / 478350 PowerSupplyGeForce MX 4000 /128 AGPI plan on going to CompUSA tommorow and buying another stick of memory , If it works i know that i need to contact Kingston for a Exchange , But just incase it DOESNT work , Anyone Else have ANY other suggestionsRob Link to comment Share on other sites More sharing options...
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