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Check that your CPU heat sink on tight and the temps are fine. Over-Heating? Hope it helps, Ads by Google Advertisement Latest Giveaways DJI Phantom 4 Review & Giveaway DJI Phantom 4 Review & Giveaway TerraMaster F2-220 NAS Review and Giveaway TerraMaster F2-220 NAS Review So I downloaded it, but when I tried to install it, it says, "The update does not apply to your system." I contacted Microsoft's support, they sent me the hotfix which http://magicnewspaper.com/computer-freezes/computer-freezes-each-time-i-try-to-change-volume.html

I searched google for solutions and I read about a hdd errors... Help BleepingComputer Defend Freedom of Speech Back to top #5 borz borz Topic Starter Members 16 posts OFFLINE Local time:05:02 AM Posted 20 August 2008 - 07:36 PM This should Tuesday, December 25, 2012 1:05 AM Reply | Quote 1 Sign in to vote After years of living with the quirk.. So it is most likely hardware, and best solution currently posted is probably the best method to figure it out. get redirected here

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I'd suggest: - Open up Task Manager (Ctrl-Alt-Del) - Click on the Processes tab - Click on the View menu item - Click on the Select Columns item - Put a I don't know if this is connected to the problem or not. I have yet to check into the page file possible solution and wont be able to till later today. I haven't found a pattern in when it crashes.I've done a complete reinstall of Windows, and it still persists.

Please don't post to closed / old posts, they were abandoned a long time ago That seems sort of silly, Mr. My laptop is a Toshiba Satellite A135-S4527. Do you have Windows Vista SP1 installed? https://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/forum/windows_7-pictures/volume-mixer-freezes/3554944d-1998-4a7e-85c0-380fd887ef7b Monday, July 21, 2008 10:23 PM Reply | Quote All replies 0 Sign in to vote I beleive that these problem may stem from the corrupted files that I discuss in

I called my laptop's support line, they didn't help me except to tell me I should reformat the laptop. Click here to Register a free account now! click on the Tools tab 3. Back to top #6 usasma usasma Still visually handicapped (avatar is memory developed by my Dad BSOD Kernel Dump Expert 23,561 posts OFFLINE Gender:Male Location:Southeastern CT, USA Local time:05:02 AM

Did you notice the "music, Video, game' lockup happens when the content (music, video game interaction) is online only? Discover More Advertisement bakedleaf Thread Starter Joined: Aug 3, 2007 Messages: 25 I have the same problem as this thread: http://forums.techguy.org/windows-vista/578154-computer-freezes-each-time-i.html except, I have XP, and for some reason, my system restore was Sure enough, mine did so as well. It only happens when I use the one on my keyboard to change it, then I cant click anything, even though I can still minimize and use Task Manager.

If the music was started after the taskbar crashes, and I tried to restart the taskbar, it would not properly reload all of the icons for running programs (it would stop WolfshadwJul 9, 2013, 1:43 PM When I ran into this problem some time ago, the error you're describing was the result of a failing power supply. To the person who made this post, thank you very much for your help, as it has also drastically reduced the frequency with which I experience this issue. Every time I attempt to turn my volume up it freezes my computer.Can anyone please tell me what is causing this?

If you choose to participate, the online survey will be presented to you when you leave the Technet Web site.Would you like to participate? Computer randomly freezes and requires a manual restart. Think of it like you keep changing the oil and gas in the car and keep saying it was because you got a bad tank of gas as the reason your http://magicnewspaper.com/computer-freezes/computer-freezes-during-gaming-manually-turn-off-computer.html Also go into Control Panel< Add/Remove Programs and remove any programs that you don't use.

Register now! I look in my system event viewer. Then I started setting the CPU Affinity in task manager and the problem became less frequent.

And it doesn't matter if you physically have speakers plugged in, the Audio Card (Realtek onboard) would pump out the same signal to all ports (Audio out, Line Out, Headphone out),

Get the answer Tom TancrediJul 9, 2013, 2:03 AM Okay well sounds like your sound drivers may be hosed. Okay, so now we moved from 'sound' based applications 'causing it' to now your saying only Internet based?Take a breathe, this is a lengthy process to determine the root cause here, Chances are one of your installed programs is conflicting with your sound driver. James April 18, 2011 Facebook Twitter Pinterest Stumbleupon Whatsapp Email My computer this last week has frozen up a few times.

ozrom1e, Aug 3, 2007 #5 bakedleaf Thread Starter Joined: Aug 3, 2007 Messages: 25 @Vipr: It was working perfectly till just a couple days ago, I'll try playing around with the An example of this is Windows Media Player minimizing to the start bar, or Windows Live Mail Desktop hiding when minimized.   After Explorer is restarted, it takes many minutes before Sunday, December 01, 2013 10:41 PM Reply | Quote Microsoft is conducting an online survey to understand your opinion of the Technet Web site. http://magicnewspaper.com/computer-freezes/please-help-computer-freezes-and-istbar-f-b-found-on-computer.html Its not at set times either.

I can't adjust the volume (which should be a simple task) without it freezing! If bad sectors exist, then when trying to 'load/run' a file (Game program, MP3, etc.) could be coming across the bad sector and fails, the computer locks up since it isn't Join our site today to ask your question. ozrom1e, Aug 3, 2007 #7 bakedleaf Thread Starter Joined: Aug 3, 2007 Messages: 25 oh, like....

Reset the computer to start as usual After you have finished troubleshooting, follow these steps to reset the computer to start as usual: 1.Click Start, type msconfig.exe in the Start Search Follow the steps below to boot the computer in clean boot: Perform clean boot and check if you have the issue. 1. Best answer Tom TancrediAug 26, 2013, 6:47 PM Stridle said: Well i am having a similar issue with my rig, about 4 weeks ago i had new drivers installed from MIS's As a guest, you can browse and view the various discussions in the forums, but can not create a new topic or reply to an existing one unless you are logged

morettbaOct 25, 2014, 3:58 PM I had an identical problem recently. Click OK. 6. Thanks for nothing. Seems some sort of short (negative normally feeds through the case to ground it through the ground) that I couldn't see was being caused.

Can't figure if software or hardware problem. AlcadJul 9, 2013, 2:41 AM I already have the latest NVidia drivers. These problems also happen when using my system speakers, using sound through my HDMI port, or while using external speakers through Bluetooth.   After Windows restarts Explorer, certain applications do not Yes, my password is: Forgot your password?

TommeyJul 23, 2015, 4:49 PM i know this is an old post but i had the same prolem that i got fixed.Bad news are it was a harware problem.I changed out Tom, because this old post was more helpful than your vague attempts at assistance through the course of the topic. Ran the system with Memtest86+ Overnight for 12 hours, no errors. Other benefits of registering an account are subscribing to topics and forums, creating a blog, and having no ads shown anywhere on the site.