Fix the issue when Windows® 7 hangs after completing instalation
Is Windows 7 installation hanging or freezing aftre completing installation? Find out how to solve the problem.
Windows 7 is the latest OS release from Microsoft. Windows 7 has many features and options that make this OS far superior from other Operating Systems. Some of the features included in Windows 7 include Windows Defender, Windows Aero, Windows Search, Windows Gadgets etc. This is why all computer manufacturers recommend their customers to have Windows 7 installed. Windows 7 is also simple to install and use. Users can just insert the installation disc of the OS and then complete the installation by following on screen instructions. However, some users might face some problems when installing Windows 7. These include Windows 7 hanging or freezing when completing installation. This problem come up because of several reasons. They include issues with RAM or memory on the system, problems with some of the USB devices that are plugged into the system, issues with the installation disc used to install the Windows 7 OS etc. The Windows 7 freeze issue when completing installation would prompt users to forcefully restart the system and this can be damaging to some of the hardware components within the system such as hard disk.
Following details gives users more information regarding tips to resolve system hang issue after completing installation in Windows 7:
- Change installation disc
- Verify system memory
- Unplug or remove USB devices
Replace installation disc
Windows 7 has many system files and when the OS is installed, these system files are copied from the installation disc to the hard disk of the system. Problems or issues with system files on the installation disc means that the problems such as system hang when completing installation would come up. This issue is usually known to come up if the installation disk used to install the Windows 7 OS is not genuine. Users facing Windows 7 freeze on completing installation issue are advised to replace the installation disc with a genuine one and then carry out the installation.
Verify system memory
Memory is a very important component on your PC. If the memory installed on your PC has some problems, then the installation hang issue might come up. All users facing the Windows 7 hanging on completing installation issues are advised to remove the access panel on the system and take out the memory sticks. Make sure they are of correct type specification for Windows 7, clean it and then re-insert them properly to solve the issue. After this, users have to check the memory time settings on BIOS and change it as per Windows 7 requirements. In some cases, the BIOS of your PC would also have to be upgraded to resolve the Windows 7 installation freeze issue.
Windows 7 users experiencing installation hang issue when completing installation are recommended to unplug or remove any external device that is connected to the system at the time of occurrence of the issue. All devices such as webcams, printers, scanners etc. must be removed and doing so would resolve the issue and get the OS installed without interruptions.
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