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BSOD installing Windows on empty drive

For this post, no extended post was written because no dump could be provided.
Additionally, for this kind of troubleshooting another computer that can be used for testing is recommended but not required. This is only the case if the DOS tests don’t give any errors.
The problem description:
i just completed a new computer build with a i3-6100 and a gtx760 with an msi h110m mobo and 8gb of gbmicro ddr4 single stick.

Now i need to install windows 10 on a EMPTY hard drive without any os(the hard drive is not brand new but its still very usable), and at like 25% the install crashes every time with a kernel security failure what the heck am i supposed to do ?

i am using a usb drive to boot the windows 10 install
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