I have the same problems..
But I did remove all devices..network
card..soundcard....except AGP Video Card..
Now it installed fine...
This install was on a old 6.4M Segate HD...
but when I used a 17GB Maxtor HD..the install
freezes in the installing devices setup dialog...
I wonder if the UDMA66 was a problem..
Damn VIA.....Avoid it
> Try removing any extra devices and then
> > I've got an EFA Corp. Viking II motherboard
that has a Via VPX97 chipset
Quote:> > on it
or the life of
Quote:> > me I cannot install Win2K (clean or upgrade)
on it. I have tried
> > numerous times and when Win2K gets to the
stage where it scans the
Quote:> > system's devices it locks about halfway
through. No matter what I do I
Quote:> > cannot get any further than that. If I try to
upgrade to Win2K from
> > Win98 the same thing happens.
> > Has anyone had any success with these
chipsets/motherboards and Win2K??
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