Any idea why windows would freeze on install? Tags: Windows XP Last response: December 14, 2007 7:25 PM in Windows XP Share titand December 13, 2007 9:50:10 AM I am installling a fresh copy of windows XP home and for some reason it freezes when it gets to the point of installation More about : idea windows freeze install gomerpile December 13, 2007 1:19:37 PM cdrom is old or starting not to read, disk has scratches or needs to be cleaned, usually a new cdrom will fix the problem. I go through 1 a year Smoked Turkey December 14, 2007 7:25:35 PM As far as hardware goes, try new CD-ROM and/or Disk. Then I'd look into memory. But also make sure you completely delete the drive partition and re-create it followed by a full format. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources : ForumAny idea why my new system isn't able to install my OS? ForumComputer crashes, no idea why . ForumIs new graphics card why my games freeze ? Need help! ForumAny idea why I'm getting this error? ForumWhy do I have to re- install Windows 7 OS on my SSD occasionally??? Ugh ForumGames, iTunes, and web browsing freeze my computer, any ideas? ForumGames, iTunes, and web browsing freeze my computer, any ideas? ForumComputer running slow..3 years old...no idea why ForumNew(ish) Build Freeze during OS Install Forum[Solved] Please Select Your Boot Device( PC freeze every 1hour SSD) ForumWindows Freezes at " Install Windows " Screen Forum16GB of RAM + 6950 xfire = BSOD? ...I have no idea . ForumHome Built System Crashed and Freeze constantly. ForumRadeon 4850 on Windows XP 64 bit - > black screen/computer freeze ForumPC freeze while installing games...! ForumPCMCIA slots need more power??? HELP! ForumWindows XP Service Pack 2 ForumBlue Screen of Death apears at windows Restart/Shutdown? ForumWindows XP Pro Dell CD's & Activation? ForumHow do I install Xp on Sata drive without a floppy drive? More resources Read discussions in other Windows XP categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Video !