Freezing at Windows 7 is starting logo

Hi

I recently fitted a Foxconn H55MX-S Motherboard into a new case and connected a Ati HD6970 with a 900w Antec power supply. Reinstalled windows 64bit pro. Now everytime I switch off the computer and power is on again it freezes on the Windows is starting logo.

If I go into the Bios and tell it to load into BIos and select optimal settings then save and restart it boots into windows fine I can restart it fine. But as soon as I power it off and back on it freezes. Have changed the memory same thing happens. Can anyone help

Thanks in advance
KTBerwickAsked:
Who is Participating?

[Product update] Infrastructure Analysis Tool is now available with Business Accounts.Learn More

x
I wear a lot of hats...

"The solutions and answers provided on Experts Exchange have been extremely helpful to me over the last few years. I wear a lot of hats - Developer, Database Administrator, Help Desk, etc., so I know a lot of things but not a lot about one thing. Experts Exchange gives me answers from people who do know a lot about one thing, in a easy to use platform." -Todd S.

CallandorCommented:
Check the CMOS battery - it should be 3v.  The motherboard may have been lying around and the battery has drained, causing problems remembering settings when it boots.  Replacing it with another is cheap.

Check your RAM - you may want to try one module at a time, if you are using more than one.

Power-related problems can also be due to bad capacitors, either on the motherboard or in the power supply.  If you inspect them and any are bulging at the top or leaking, that is a problem.
0
atsvirginiaCommented:
Check and see if the "Superfetch" service is enabled, if so disable it. This seemed to have helped others.

In safe mode, click start and type msconfig in the search field. Once you are in msconfig, go to services and disable "superfetch"
http://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/forum/windows_7-performance/windows-7-ultimate-64bit-freezes-on-startup-after/ea6e5777-88bc-46c6-bfa0-8164a8c4c2a1

FYI,

Superfetch fetches all the programs you use so the next time you want to use them they will start more quickly. This can cause your system to hang at startup.
0
KTBerwickAuthor Commented:
Hi I tried your suggestions replaced the cmos battery and disabled the Superfetch on startup
but it still gets stuck on the windows in starting right after the Bios.
0
Big Business Goals? Which KPIs Will Help You

The most successful MSPs rely on metrics – known as key performance indicators (KPIs) – for making informed decisions that help their businesses thrive, rather than just survive. This eBook provides an overview of the most important KPIs used by top MSPs.

CallandorCommented:
Does it have the right boot order in the BIOS?  Is the boot drive visible in the BIOS?
0

Experts Exchange Solution brought to you by

Your issues matter to us.

Facing a tech roadblock? Get the help and guidance you need from experienced professionals who care. Ask your question anytime, anywhere, with no hassle.

Start your 7-day free trial
nobusCommented:
>>  as soon as I power it off and back on it freezes.   <<   what is on the screen then?  always the same?
0
KTBerwickAuthor Commented:
I've requested that this question be deleted for the following reason:

The Job was collected unfortunately no resolution was found.
0
nobusCommented:
sinco some experts were not answered, i object
0
It's more than this solution.Get answers and train to solve all your tech problems - anytime, anywhere.Try it for free Edge Out The Competitionfor your dream job with proven skills and certifications.Get started today Stand Outas the employee with proven skills.Start learning today for free Move Your Career Forwardwith certification training in the latest technologies.Start your trial today
Components

From novice to tech pro — start learning today.