We use cookies to provide you with a better experience. If you continue to use this site, we'll assume you're happy with this. Alternatively, click here to find out how to manage these cookies

hide cookie message
Contact Forum Editor

Send an email to our Forum Editor:


PLEASE NOTE: Your name is used only to let the Forum Editor know who sent the message. Both your name and email address will not be used for any other purpose.

Windows Help


It's free to register, to post a question or to start / join a discussion


 

Unable to Start with new Motherboard


howard64

Likes # 0

Pc running w7 home premium 64bit - the Asus mobo died. I have fitted a new Asus mobo but the system will not boot into windows. I have run the repair options from the w7 cd but cannot get windows to start. Does anyone know how to get windows to start so that I can run the new mobos setup cd. I thought that there would be a way of installing the mobo drivers from the mobo cd but have been unable to find a way of doing it. I would prefer not to have to do a fresh install of w7. Thanks in advance.

Like this post
northumbria61

Likes # 0

You may find some help here Howard64 enter link description here

Like this post
northumbria61

Likes # 0

Like this post
howard64

Likes # 0

thanks northumbria61 I will try things from the links and report back

Like this post
northumbria61

Likes # 0

Asus Support - have a look here for updated drivers for download. enter link description here

Like this post
Chronos the 2nd

Likes # 0

Is this completely new and different mobo from the dad one? If so you will need to do a complete reinstall of Windows, trying to do a repair and then trying to install the mobo drivers will cause so many conflict problems that it really is not the way to go.

Like this post

Reply to this topic

This thread has been locked.



IDG UK Sites

Moto G2 (2014) vs Moto E comparison review: New Moto G is worth the extra cash

IDG UK Sites

Is Apple losing confidence in itself?

IDG UK Sites

Oculus Rift 'Crescent Bay' prototype hands-on: it's an amazing experience

IDG UK Sites

How (and where) to buy an iPhone 6 or iPhone 6 Plus in the UK. Plus: What to do if you pre-ordered...