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 SolvedWhy does Company of Heroes freeze before it starts to install? Forum any idea why windows 8 internet speed become so slow? Forum Clean install Windows 8.1, lost recovery image, SSD Cache stopped working and I have no idea how to fix it. Forum SolvedWindows 7 Clean Install - Install Loop/Freeze problem. Forum I have no idea how to install Windows 8 via usb! Help Forum SolvedWhy does my windows 7 logon freeze Forum why is my new Seagate 1TB hard drive not discoverable by my Windows pc? Also, any idea why when I opened it up it only had 930 Forum Why does videos freeze on my Laptop especially when i go full screen,my computer is a Toshiba with windows 7? Forum Solveddoes it a good idea to instal all of the games into my second harddisk and keep my main hard disk only for windows and program Forum Computer freezing, no idea why. Forum Any idea why my new system isn't able to install my OS? Forum SolvedRecently installed graphics card is slowing my computer down. Any ideas why? Forum Solvedwhy not to install windows 8 on Chinese Motherboar g41, 160 id, 2gb ddr 3 Forum SolvedWindows 7 64bit freeze/Start-up Repair/Won't reboot after RAM installation Forum SolvedPCI-E SSD cannot install windows 7 .. why? Forum Foxconn P9657AA-8EKRS2H Motherboard wont install windows 7?! "expanding Windows files" freeze at 27% Forum SolvedWindows 7 install freezing Forum SolvedWindows Load Up Freezes on "Windows Loading" with 32GB of Memory Install Forum SolvedWhy did Windows 7 install system files on my secondary internal hard drive? Forum Solvedwhy can I use a 32bit Driver for a Device installed in the 32bit version of Windows 7 Forum More resources Read discussions in other Windows XP categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Video !