Is my storage to fault (windows installation freezing)? Tags: Storage Optical Media Hard Drives Last response: November 18, 2012 8:36 PM in Storage Share striiker November 18, 2012 8:44:44 AM So i finished putting together my first pc, and when installing windows i get an error, the bios works perfectly and the hdd spins and so does the optical drive (you can hear it) So i booted windows from disk using an iso from a torrent website for a 30 day trial just so i have spare cash incase. the windows loading files screen, gets to about 15% loading files and freezes for a minute or two then gets a: Unexpected I/O error 0xc000000e9 i switched around the sata ports, made sure they are firm pushed into the hard drive and optical drive too. what should I do, how can i work out whats to fault? More about : storage fault windows installation freezing phil22 a c 79 G Storage November 18, 2012 8:36:22 PM See this thread: http://www.tomshardware.co.uk/forum/281900-14-error-0xc... Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedWindows 7 Installation Freezing Forum SolvedInstalled Windows 7 on C: drive, also have D: drive for storage, but Windows wont boot without D: plugged in Forum SolvedWindows 8 64-bit keeps freezing during installation Forum SolvedIs it okay to keep windows 7 installed on my storage drive? Forum SolvedChanged Computer case - Freezing/Hanging forever - Hardware fault? Forum SolvedTurn Windows 7 into storage on HDD after installing W7 on SSD? Forum SolvedCan I install Windows 8 on an SSD as the only storage space? Forum SolvedInstalling New SSD With Fresh Windows. Will This affect My current Storage? Forum SolvedWindows 7 install freezing Forum Windows 7 installation wont recognize HDD when installing Intel Rapid Storage Te Forum SolvedExternal USB Drive Causes Bsod on Windows 8.1 (Page Fault In Non Paged Area) Forum SolvedWindows 7 Freezes up during "Update installation" Forum SolvedWindows 7 64bit freeze/Start-up Repair/Won't reboot after RAM installation Forum Windows will not install. Motherboard at fault? Forum SolvedWindows Installation Freezes Indefinitely Forum SolvedWindows 7 install freezes at "Completing installation..." Forum Windows 7 freezing upon installation Forum SolvedIntel Rapid Storage Technology (pre-OS) driver installation Forum New Windows install Freezes on driver installation Forum SolvedWindows 7 install keeps freezing Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !