* if your running it in virtual box increase the ram just over 512 or a gig if you have it to spare
* if your not ..check the md5 or re download it
* make sure your running an x86 on an x86 machine or x64 etc etc etc
* if your booting it from usb try a reformat it ,and/or use a different iso to usb tool
* if your using a cd , i.e iso burned to cd , burn it at the slowest speed ! and try again
* not a virtual machine, its a notebook with a 250 GB HD (all for linux)
* the md5 is ok
* its a core2duo X86 and de backbox version is a x86 (iso: backbox-3.01-i386)
*i've not tried that (i will do)
*i'm using usb.
i get this error during the step: Detecting hardware, please wait....
i tried do press ctrl + alt + f1 and then ctrl +alt +f7 and come back to desktop screen and the install is freezed.