Would not complete instalation after it restarts Tags: Windows 7 Hard Drives Last response: June 20, 2012 7:04 PM in Windows 7 Share laine June 20, 2012 6:33:20 PM i got a new harddrive for my hp9700 series my dvd stop working so am intalling windows 7 via usb it seems to be going ture but after updates it restarts am start the processes all over again and it never completes More about : complete instalation restarts bucknutty June 20, 2012 7:04:18 PM The usb drive is in ide mode so the computer thinks that the usb port is the boot hard drive. To get past this just unplug the usb drive while the computer is rebooting after the first phase of the install. Or go into the bios and make sure the first boot option is the hard drive. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: Forum...can not complete instalation of WSB 2000 server ForumNew build restarts after 1 second unless I clear the CMOS first ForumMy PC restarts automatically after one/few hours of gaming! ForumReally dumb questions, after build is complete , then what? ForumMy asus after windows instalation is restarting over and over again ForumBSoD after the Vista installer restarts . ForumHelp! New Build Restarts Itself After Shut Down. ForumCan't complete windows XP repair after HD move ForumComputer unable to complete windows startup after installing new cpu ForumNew build: pc shuts down after 7 seconds and restarts ForumPC restarts after immediate shut down when upgraded to striker extreme ForumVista restarts after load screen ForumToshiba Satellite pro not Booting cd to install win 7 after complete c:\\ format ForumBlack screen after splash before login - restarts ForumXP Pro "repair" continually restarts after hardware upgrade ForumWindows cannot complete the format ForumEX58-UD5 and OCZ 6x2GB=12GB and i7-920 = restarts after windows loading Forum"Reboot and select Proper boot device" ForumGraphics problem after new win 7 install Forum[Solved] Help after installing More resources Read discussions in other Windows 7 categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Laptops !