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Windows 7 wont install on blank/formatted SSD

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January 30, 2013 8:05:27 AM

So I  formatted my SSD. So there is no Windows on it and I am not able to access windows 7 on it. so I put in my CD went along with the install until it asked me where I want to install it to. Of course I chose my SSD. However it gave m his terror message The selected disk has an MBR partition table. on EFI systems, Windoed cak only be installed on GPT disks."

Please help D:
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January 30, 2013 10:05:34 AM

When you boot from the windows disc you will get the option to format your partitions. Did you try to format that way?
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January 30, 2013 10:18:28 AM

yes I did format the drive through the windows CD. After formatting it, all the buttons grey out (such as create new partition etc).

I saw someone mention something about the motherboard being EFI and the disc or hdd being EUFI. Or possibly vice versa.
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a b $ Windows 7
January 30, 2013 10:29:03 AM

check bios configuration
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a b $ Windows 7
January 30, 2013 10:30:07 AM

check if the disk is AHCI in the BIOS
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January 30, 2013 12:44:54 PM

I will suggest you make sure you have the latest Motherboards BIOS Updates and SSD Firmware Updates
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