1. Joined : Jul 2015
    Posts : 4
    WIndows 10
       30 Jul 2015 #1

    Windows 10 upgrade install crashing at first login screen

    After installing Windows 10 - on the first login screen, when I enter my password pc is freezing up, after a few seconds it fades to black and then restarts. Cannot get past this part, anyone else have this issue?

    The PC I'm upgrading is a Dell Inspiron laptop upgrading from Win7.

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  2. Joined : Jul 2015
    Posts : 3
    Windows 8/10
       30 Jul 2015 #2

    I'm having the same exact issue on a custom built system. No idea what to do and getting more frustrated as time passes.
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  3. Joined : Jul 2015
    Posts : 3
    Windows 8/10
       30 Jul 2015 #3

    Well, oddly I pressed enter and managed to get through it after unplugging my wifi adapter and am now sitting at the desktop. For some reason mouse input completely locked my system up.
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  4. Joined : Jul 2015
    Posts : 4
    WIndows 10
       30 Jul 2015 #4

    I will try unplugging all peripherals *crosses fingers*
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  5. Joined : Jul 2015
    Posts : 3
       30 Jul 2015 #5

    Thank you so much. I have been wrestling with the exact same issue all day. I finally stumble across this post and have removed my wifi adapter and its moved on.
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  6. Joined : Jul 2015
    Posts : 4
    WIndows 10
       30 Jul 2015 #6

    Ugh... seems my issue got worse.

    I ended up downloading the Win10 usb install option to see if I could repair installation, did not work - now it boots into the blue screen error BAD_SYSTEM_CONFIG_INFO

    Anyone had a similar issue?
    Is there a work-around I can do via the CMD?
    Hard drive is okay from what I can tell since I can boot into Ubuntu and see all my windows files...
    Also crashes when I boot into safe mode.
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  7. Joined : Dec 2015
    Posts : 1
    Windows 10
       21 Dec 2015 #7

    Thank you for this! Removing my wifi adapter worked! I made this account just to say that.
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