Let's say that I have some USB device plugged in and the procedure to install it proper is to install drivers then plug it in. As you can tell, with it plugged in, during the OS install we will end up with the wrong procedure.
Microsoft does NOT include drivers on their OS so it's up to you (the installer) to determine how to install the OS on your hardware. Not Microsoft's job.
In another section there was an entry that stated:
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by castingRod47 - 11/25/06 1:52 AM
In reply to: Some suggestions.. by castingRod47
When doing a OS Re-Install..
Remove the PCI-cards..
and then re-install them last.
And I am curious as why this would this would help when installing a OS