Question: When I use Maxtor Diamond Max 17 SATAII HDD to install Windows® XP on 775i65GV / 775i65G / P4i65G / ConRoe865PE / ConRoe865GV, the first screen of Windows® XP installation takes long time and system hang up at partition HDD stage. What could I do?(8/18/2006) Answer: You could refer to the following steps for try.
1. Enter the BIOS and Load BIOS default setting (F9).
2. Disable "Spread Spectrum" option. BIOS -> Advanced -> CPU configuration -> Spread Spectrum -> Disable.
3. Save changes and Exit BIOS (F10).