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post #1 of 14
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can you please help me! i do not know what is going on with my new computer build. i ran memtest for my ram and they are fine. I am not able to get windows 10 to boot. i am able to get to my bios and change my settings. When i install windows 10 it would ask to be restarted once installation is finished and once it restarts it freezes at the asus logo and the loop thing freezes. so i do not know if it is finish installing. in the bios set up screen the i see that there is "windows boot manager" i do not know why windows will not boot. Please help!







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post #2 of 14
First thing I would do is go into BIOS and make sure "Fast Boot" is disabled. Also disable the full screen logo if you can find that option. Then when it hangs you should be able to see on the screen where it is hanging at to give some clue as to why. You also might set the BIOS to safe or fail safe settings.
 
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post #3 of 14
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i disabled fast boot and logo display in the bios settings . there is no safe fail settings. i've reinstalled windows 10 in uefi mode. after the installation restart. it gets the windows logo then it freezes. the circle loop thing that spins freezes. i do not know what is wrong and what to do.
post #4 of 14
Have you set your bios into UEFI mode as well? W10 will install regardless whether USB is UEFI or Legacy. But if bios is not UEFI, the installation will fail.
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post #5 of 14
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i am assuming it is in UEFI mode in the bios as you can see in the picture below . On the top left hand corner it says UEFI BIOS Utility in the bios setting.

post #6 of 14
Can you get into safemode? Try unplugging all your usb peripherals?
post #7 of 14
Thread Starter 
how do i get into safe mode via bios settings? the only thing connecting to the computer via usb is my mouse, keyboard and the usb flash driver that has the windows 10 installation
post #8 of 14
It is making it past bios if you are seeing the little windows circle on the bottom of the screen. You should be able to spam F8 and get into safe mode, but I'm not sure if that will work if you haven't completed windows install. I have run into issues where usb drivers have caused hangups. It may not make a difference, but try removing your keyboard, mouse, and thumb-drive and see if it will boot.
post #9 of 14
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can't spam f8. can't get to the windows logo. freezes at asus logo after installation. i disconnected all USB and it still does not work. i do not know what is wrong. this is frustrating.
post #10 of 14
I'm only seeing 1 DIMM in BIOS, is there supposed to be 2? It's also installed in slot B1, try a different slot. Sometimes I know Windows can be picky about specific DIMM installation.
 
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