It also says that windows was unable to detect or create a partition on the drive. Type list disk to make sure your drive is selected, it will have a * next to it. Edit: AHCI being enabled didn't make a difference, still failed at the same point. Back to top #5 ViridianScourge ViridianScourge Topic Starter Members 16 posts OFFLINE Local time:06:24 AM Posted 03 September 2014 - 03:42 PM Borrowed a new blu ray disc drive off get redirected here
any help would be hugely appreciated. 10 answers Last reply Jun 30, 2015 Best Answer Feb 18, 2014 More about trouble installing windows samsung 840 evo ssd Best answer QuarkzquarkzFeb 18, Help. And how so are you unable to install? sean-turnerOct 24, 2014, 4:46 AM Can y'all take a look at this thread?
No need to format it prior to install. You'll want to select the larger of the two and install Windows there. Login _ Social Sharing Find TechSpot on... Facebook Google+ Twitter YouTube Subscribe to TechSpot RSS Get our weekly newsletter Search TechSpot Trending Hardware The Web Culture Mobile Gaming Apple Microsoft Google Reviews Graphics Laptops Smartphones CPUs Storage Cases
select yours) select disk 0, hit enter. If the disk does not contain any partitions or volumes, skip to step 6.At the DISKPART prompt (right-click Command Prompt, and then click Run as Administrator), type list disk. More resources Tom's Hardware Around the World Tom's Hardware Around the World Denmark Norway Finland Russia France Turkey Germany UK Italy USA Subscribe to Tom's Hardware Search the site Ok About If the disk does not contain any partitions or volumes, skip to step 6.At the DISKPART prompt (right-click Command Prompt, and then click Run as Administrator), type list disk.
Because, maybe one of those obvious things will be something you overlooked. Related Resources solved Windows cannot be install..(ensure that the disk's controller is enabled) Windows 7 "cannot be installed to the disk. BUT When I get to the part of the install where it asks "Where do you want to install Windows?" there is a message "Windows cannot be installed to this disk."I If that doesn't work, you can reboot again into repairs and try a restore point to get it up and running again.
Feb 25, 2013 #19 Tedster Techspot old timer..... My boot order is SSD then CD/DVD drive if that helps at all. One would be inclined to believe that your installation media is corrupt, or if it is a DVD, maybe the player's laser eye is dirty. Feb 26, 2013 #20 SNGX1275 TS Forces Special Posts: 10,715 +397 Put the drive in a working XP/Vista/7 system and open Disk Management.
If I boot from the CD Rom (with install disk), and open the diskpart utility on setup startup, the drive is not detected and displayed (even though it shows in the If I boot from the CD Rom (with install disk), and open the diskpart utility on setup startup, the drive is not detected and displayed (even though it shows in the It very quickly gives me a stop c000021a error. Problem I am having essentially is that I cannot seem to format the drive to install the OS.
What is the error? http://linux4newbie.com/cannot-install/cannot-install-wib2000.html Dismiss Notice TechSpot Forums Forums TechSpot Core Storage Today's Posts Unable to install SSD on Win7 x64system ByTedster · 33 replies Feb 24, 2013 Post New Reply Page 1 of 2 My last two options are A) to try install off a Windows 8.1 install disk to test whether it's Windows install file related and B) to test the drive in another As I wrote earlier in Microsoft Delivers Windows 10 on ISO, there are a number of steps to this wizard-based application: What do you want to do?
Check the Video I linked. Edited by ViridianScourge, 03 September 2014 - 05:18 PM. From there it will list yours drives, type: select disk
I will list the steps again below in a more proper fashion.To change a GUID partition table disk into a master boot record disk using command lineBack up or move all Ask a new question Read More Storage SSD Samsung Windows 7 Evo Related Resources solved Windows 7 is not recognizing my Samsung SSD 840 evo, any ways to fix this? skyyyDec 14, 2014, 7:30 PM i read that i could try setting it to IDE until after install, would that work on my mobo?edit: WHOAA my cpu temp is 94c according
This is a clean install to the drive. Feb 24, 2013 #7 cliffordcooley TS Guardian Fighter Posts: 8,795 +3,037 I'm grasping at straws on this one. No, create an account now. Back to top #9 Wand3r3r Wand3r3r Members 1,752 posts OFFLINE Local time:02:24 AM Posted 03 September 2014 - 04:56 PM Did you supply the SSD controller driver during install?
Feb 26, 2013 #22 misor TS Evangelist Posts: 1,183 +203 Format ssd by using minitool partition wizard: http://www.partitionwizard.com/free-partition-manager.html or format ssd by using minitool patition wizard bootable cd edition: http://www.partitionwizard.com/download/pwhe7.iso The problem was I was trying to clone Win 8 from a MBR drive to a GPT drive. Motherboard is an Asus M4A78-EM Version (V02.61). this page Advertisements do not imply our endorsement of that product or service.
Feb 24, 2013 #6 Tedster Techspot old timer..... maybe someone can direct me to the default SATA port.Note: its a new PC i just built. You have now converted your GPT drive to MBR and will be able to install Windows 7 or whatever version you like. CoolBurn, Sep 3, 2014 #4 This thread has been Locked and is not open to further replies.
Things I have tried (including but not limited to) include: * Different SATA ports on the mb * Different SATA cables * Changing SATA config in the BIOS from SATA to solved BSOD errors when installing Windows 7 32bit home premium on a Shuttle FM20 machine Install Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit around a Vista 32bit Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit sp1 Choose which media to use. I tried to clone, but the SSD is too small.