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It doesn't matter what programs are running at all: Firefox, games, VLC, Open Office. However, each time, all scans run clear. It also does this whenever I pop a CD in the drive. Description: The system has rebooted without cleanly shutting down first. http://magicnewspaper.com/computer-freezes/computer-starts-freezing-up-when-i-do-anything.html

Flag Permalink Reply This was helpful (1) Collapse - Windows 7 hangs by slvmart / May 28, 2010 9:51 AM PDT In reply to: Why does my Windows 7 system freeze The computer has been together for almost two years with no problems until now.Solutions I have tried so far include: reinstalling Windows 7 on a different SSD and the same problem Version Notice Information in this article applies to Windows 8 and 8.1, as well as Windows 7 and Vista. The time now is 07:00 AM. -- Mobile_Default -- TSF - v2.0 -- TSF - v1.0 Contact Us - Tech Support Forum - Site Map - Community Rules - Terms of

Computer Freezes After A Few Minutes Windows 7

xertia Joined: Aug 30, 2015 Messages: 4 Likes Received: 1 Mine kept freezing intermittently. Look MACs are all the same. What exactly would I be looking for otherwise? Imagine what one tiny mistake to a Registry setting could do!

Which as yet I haven't installed, but this is 650. I boot up computer then after a short period of a few minutes the screen freezes. well in my experience memtest86 only really works one stick at a time. Computer Freezes After 5 Minutes Windows 7 But every half hour 'exactly' it freezes.

I can continue this but I imagine the results will be the same.I also let the computer run on each stick individually. Unfortunately this is most likely the very common case of bad hardware. Advertisements Latest Threads blocked microsoft account access phil cote posted Feb 1, 2017 at 12:54 AM Can't open file explorer, control panel, task manager deftdeftdeft posted Jan 31, 2017 at 11:46 I've never been in this scenario, so see if there are any restore points before you used the registry cleaner.

by bcarr72_kc / June 12, 2010 7:14 PM PDT In reply to: All different kinds of issues Hi,I'm running a Dell Inspiron 1545 dual boot Win 7 and Ubuntu Karmic Koala. Windows 10 Freezes After A Few Minutes If you want to test your video use this http://freestone-group.com/video-car...ility-test.htm. __________________ DBAN - Memtest86+ - BartPE - Linux LiveCD - ImgBurn - HDD Diags - Disk Copy HOW TO BURN AN References (3) Computer Hope: Windows Freezes or Stops Responding FrequentlyIntel: What Do I Do If My Computer Is Overheating?Windows Server: Start Event Viewer Resources (3) PCMag: Viruses, Spyware, and Malware: What's Thought maybe I had a defective MB.Checked bios this start up and found the power manage but had no clue what the S3 or S1 were bu mine is set for

Computer Freezes After 30 Minutes Windows 7

Never in the history of mankind (that I know of) has this link been of any help... https://www.cnet.com/forums/discussions/why-does-my-windows-7-system-freeze-after-it-sits-inactive-for-a-while-395384/ superslackerApr 4, 2014, 12:09 PM zeph_yr said: Remove the graphics cards and try running on only the integrated graphics. Computer Freezes After A Few Minutes Windows 7 see if the problem continues. Computer Freezes After 10 Minutes Windows 7 so i threw that out there because testing the ram can be a pain in the backside.

After searching around the Internet, I found many with the same problem, always after a computer had been idle for some time. http://magicnewspaper.com/computer-freezes/computer-freezing-every-few-minutes.html Mich911, Aug 4, 2016 #16 danlaschen Joined: Sep 4, 2016 Messages: 1 Likes Received: 0 THIS WORKED FOR ME: SWITCH TO HIGH POWER MODE [in control panel power options] (TURNS OFF I had the same problems with Vista and Win7 on my desk-top PC's. I know VISTA home have the default disk shut-down time set to 20 minutes; try setting disk power down to 'never'? 04-14-2009, 03:33 PM #17 trublvrs Registered Member You Have A Drive Light That Is Always On And Is Hardly Ever Shutting Off.

Update your antivirus and run a scan. Do you have a screen saver running while the computer is idle, or does the screen just shut off? One common problem, however, does have an easy fix. Bonuses When I checked with MS as how to set up a 'Clean Boot'.

My PC would work well for weeks then freeze a couple of times in a night. Computer Freezes After 10 Minutes Windows 10 This was a factory custom build; so there shouldn't have been improper equipment installed.My biggest issue since then has been DRM; but now ALL power options work like a dream!! the next two most likely hardware causes are the psu and ram.

The thing is, since i upgraded to windows 10, i was fascinated by the large number of new features; until a problem after another came flying from nowhere, and once you

HELP! Any advice would be appreciated. superslackerApr 3, 2014, 2:18 AM ingtar33 said: ok. Computer Freezes When Idle Windows 7 how did you test it?

we'll have to figure out what specifically is overheating in order to fix it, but in general this type of thing is one of the cheapest and easiest things to fix, More info below. I've just tried to check what power options I have enabled, and guess what? read this article Best answer ingtar33Mar 29, 2014, 3:34 PM ok.

George Curran, Aug 4, 2015 #2 Advertisements Millsy Joined: Aug 3, 2015 Messages: 7 Likes Received: 1 Location: Wiltshire, UK Don't have a fix, but I have a similar problem. Flag Permalink Reply This was helpful (0) Collapse - bad hardware is actually uncommon by GlassDeviant / June 12, 2010 1:19 PM PDT In reply to: Bad hardware is almost always After installing Core Temp the exact same issue was occurring with the laptop completely freezing as I described above. If scans don't reveal any threats, your problem may lie in the software you use or in a hardware failure.

If an error log cites a problem with a non-Windows file, such as your video or audio drivers, download the newest version of the driver from the manufacturer and install it. Changing my power settings to high performance and tweaking them so that only the hard drives shut down when idle (after 20 minutes) no more hangs or freezes. zeph_yrApr 3, 2014, 2:29 AM Remove the graphics cards and try running on only the integrated graphics. Hardware Problems If troubleshooting software issues doesn't resolve your freeze, you may have a hardware defect.

After performing a hard reboot there are no longer any questions about wanting to do a normal restart or a protected restart. If there is more than one error msg entry within just a few seconds, the first one (chronologically speaking) will probably be the most helpful, as that event quite often triggers Is the new system any faster than the old one, yes when it runs everything is very fast. I have to do a manual reboot to recover and then don't have the problem the next day or leaving the computer off for awhile.

It's almost a daily thing. This has worked for me anyway. Further to this they say it is a hard hang. Check for ERRORS in the System and Appliation logfiles and let us know what you find. 04-13-2009, 08:54 AM #9 trublvrs Registered Member Join Date: Apr 2009 Posts:

This error could be caused if the system stopped responding, crashed, or lost power unexpectedly. Link to HDD Diags page on sig. any solution !!!!!!! see if the problem continues.

And run it for 5-10 tests.