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Failed to start on first boot

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February 2, 2013 1:52:23 AM

I just finished putting my computer together, and i'm installing OEM Windows 7 64-bit from the disc. after windows loads files, i get a black screen and error message that says:
"Windows failed to start. a recent hardware or software change may be the cause. to fix the problem, then it gives me the repair computer steps. it also says
File: \windows\system32\ntoskrnl.exe
Status: 0xc0000098
Info: windows failed to load because the kernel is missing or corrupt."

I don't know what to do because i can't access windows at all, is there something i can do in BIOS to fix this?

GIGABYTE 970A DS3
AMD FX-6100
XFX Radeon HD 7850
Crucial Ballistics (2x4)

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February 2, 2013 2:47:35 AM

check to see if you have the f6 bios rev. boot into the bios and look at the bios rev on the main screen if it less then f6 then i would update the mb for any bug fixes. there is a f7 beta bios but i would not install the beta bios till it goes out of beta.
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