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I am trying to install a Server 2008 OS onto a good performance workstation with 4gb ram. I have tried many different hard drives, different DVD drives and changes the RAM. I have a desktop board Intel DG965WH. I believe that should be OK. This is a test server and as mentioned 4gb RAM. in the proper slots recommended by intel. the installation seems to go very very slow. I have installed this OS many times and it has never been this slow. It was installed before on a different system.
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by:Neil Russell
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What processor do you have in it?
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by:mahrens007
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yeah I agree with that, it could be your processor.
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Intel Core 2 6600 2.40ghz
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by:upalakshitha
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I have seen this error once in different OS installation.was success after clear CMOS
try with a one memory at once
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It looks like I got it now. Not sure what fixed it. I updated the BIOS, reconnected a USB hard drive that had a loose USB connection to the computer and changed the DVD media. But it is moving normally now.
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I figured it out myself.
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