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New Hardware Wizard causes System to reboot

Discussion in 'Earlier Versions of Windows' started by rwilli73, Sep 3, 2004.

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  1. rwilli73

    rwilli73 Thread Starter

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    I have done a fresh install of Windows 98se. I have run fdisk, and formatted the drive. When I reboot Windows starts to load and I get a message that “New hardware has been found”. When the new hardware wizard starts the computer reboots. If I let this go, it will keep doing this for hours. I have disabled the plug and play in the BIOS and it does the same thing. Does anyone have any ideas?
     
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    JSntgRvr Retired Moderator and Malware Specialist

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    Disconnect all devices from your computer, including all PCI devices. Only your monitor, mouse and keyboard should be connected. Then try again.
     
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