Originally Posted by drackenstein
Disconnect all usb drives from their ports, or if you need to have one connected; make sure that your thumb drive or hdd are connected to the first usb port (the one closet to the left / bottom; depending on how you have your system situated). And try launching the the toolbox again. Should work
Crap I forgot to answer this thread, thank you
, I found this answer beforehand but forgot to report back here about it. This was the right answer for my troubl;es.
for pointing this out for others to find.