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Old 07-13-2016, 02:53 PM   #1 (permalink)
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What it do guys!
So I'll try to just to the point here. I recently just bought a new case for my pc and I transferred all the components from my old rig to this new one last night. I've been doing this stuff for a while so I got everything done relatively quickly and easy. However now when I boot up windows 10 it locks up like, a minute or 2 after booting.
Bios runs normally, and everything seems to be plugged in. Any ideas?

Here's all the **** I'm rockin:
Case: In Win 303
Mobo: msi 970a-G46
Ram: 8gb VengeanceLP
Cpu: 4ghz 6core amd (I don't remember the model)
Gpu: 6gb evga gtx 980ti
Storage: 1 Scandisk ssd 128g and 2 other normal *** hard drives. One's 1t and the other is 3t.
Psu: big af. 1000w. Too lazy to look for a name on it

Any help would be dope

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Old 07-13-2016, 11:56 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Firstly would suggest running a chkdsk on your drives.

If possible, only hook up your OS drive and see if you still get boot issues.

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Default Re: OS freezes shortly after boot

Does it look up before you get to the desktop (during the windows boot)? Or after you login?
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Update: I've unplugged all the other hard drives except for the ssd. Same problem. I decided that maybe windows is just corrupt, so reinstalling the OS completely might help. Now for whatever reason the computer is in a reboot loop. It will show the windows screen installing the OS with a number like 68% or something like that, then it just reboots. So now the problem evolved lol
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