New build shuts down when installing operating system Tags: New Build Systems Last response: February 11, 2010 12:36 AM in Systems Share Lee1972 February 4, 2010 2:35:28 PM OK, heres what im using: Gigabyte EX58-UD5 motherboard i7 Nehalem with Akasa Nero cooler 6GB Corsair Dominator DDR3 1600MHz 8-8-8-24 1.65v ver3.1 RAM LG GGW-H20L & Sony DRU-870S optical drives BFG GeForce 8800GTS graphics card 1TB HD When I try and install Windows 7 64 or 32 bit or Vista it gets through the loading files part then when it gets to starting Windows the pc turns off Ive tried 1 RAM stick changing it around in the DDR3_1 slot (white one on left) Drives in SATA2_0 & SATA2_1 HD in SATA2_2 Tried optimized and fail-safe settings I can get into the bios where the drives are listed, the temps all seem fine. Anyone got any ideas where im going wrong here? cheers Lee More about : build shuts installing operating system r_manic February 11, 2010 12:36:12 AM Could you try installing an open-source OS like Ubuntu? The aim is to find out whether there's something wrong with your hardware, or your software. Try using your Windows 7 installer on another computer, if possible. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedBIOS works but PC shuts down during installing Windows 8 - New Build Forum SolvedTrying to budget in an operating system by using installing Vista 32 bit to new build. Forum SolvedUnable to install an Operating System on new build PC Forum Solvedno user password installed for New HP pro book 4540s system shut down no requests user password how do i access Forum SolvedNew Build Help – First power up and operating system install Forum SolvedComputer randomly shuts down (kernel-power error) and restarts constantly after installing new GFX card and PSU Forum New build System starts up then shuts down 10sec after boot up. Forum New System shuts down at OS Install Forum SolvedNew Build, Shuts Down On Start Forum Solvedhow do i get my wifi working on my laptop after installing a new operating system? Forum SolvedNew build shuts down randomly Forum How to install an operating system on a new build computer Forum SolvedNew PC Build, New Operating System, Old Hard Drive Forum SolvedNew PC Build Shuts down Randomly Forum SolvedNew pc shuts down while installing WoW Forum SolvedInstalled new GPU, computer now shuts down under heavy loads Forum SolvedNew build PC shuts down every now and then Forum How to install an operating system on a new build computer Forum Unable to install operating system on a new build computer Forum SolvedPC randomly shuts down after I installed new GPU? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !