How can I get back to you, if needed. Either way, it caused my drive to fail and ATI Covered my new hard drive purchase as this was irrefutable evidence of hardware failure caused by their software. Let me know and I'd be happy to include the information here.Is your computer still freezing, stopping, or rebooting during the Windows startup process? Preloader] "C:\Program Files\ACT\Act for Windows\ActSage.exe" -preload O4 - HKLM\..\Run: [Corel Photo Downloader] "C:\Program Files\Common Files\Corel\Corel PhotoDownloader\Corel Photo Downloader.exe" -startup O4 - HKLM\..\Run: [Corel File Shell Monitor] E:\Program Files\Corel\Corel Paint Shop Pro http://softwaresecurityengineering.com/windows-xp/xp-freezing-crashing.html
Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - My computer just freezes by Watzman / November 21, 2008 10:57 AM PST In reply to: Windows XP system just randomly freezes, what?s Tip: If the computer has any malware, virus, or other malicious software it can also cause many problems. The freezes didn't go away. What do you mean by hours?
Join Date Feb 2000 Location Coquitlam BC Canada Posts 2,638 jusat looked now and they are all 00 as you say except for SIP.. This one you can set up to run lightly in the background per the folders you choose. Under the Startup tab, uncheck all unnecessary items. once i reach 1GB usage and it goes to access that data, it fails.
to work. We will need to figure out which one.StepClick 'Start' hit 'Run' and in the Run dialog box type 'eventvwr' then hit enter. Under disk drives is the following:-Generic USB CF Reader USB Device-Generic USB MS Reader USB Device-Generic USB SD Reader USB Device-Generic USB SM Reader USB Device-WDC WD3200JS-60PDB0 Back to top #6 You can only enter Safe Mode by turning on your computer or by restarting your computer.
Try using a usb cooler under your 1501. Windows Xp Freezes After A Few Minutes Heat related issue If the computer processor is getting too hot, it can cause the computer to freeze. What can I do? Should I buy an external hard drive?
on another system, I used to get BSODs at any time, in or out of games, and that system passed both programs, too.So in my opinion they are over-rated as The Before you reformat, try cleaning your computer. It locked up twice today. 1st time the screen went black and started the memory dump. Is there anything else I could do in the meanwhile?
It's got to be something else, but I don't know what. https://forums.techguy.org/threads/solved-locks-up-freezes-ramdomly-xp.856079/ You may also... Computer Freezes Randomly Windows Xp Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Laptop Freeze up by Roger Panning / December 8, 2008 7:55 AM PST In reply to: Laptop Freeze up I have a HP Windows Xp Keeps Freezing You want to run quite a few passes (may take hours or even overnight).
These ones for me never showed anything in the Event Viewer, but BSODs and CTDs were listed.These for me seem to have been driver-related and seem to have been resolved with For 2 check if your PC manufacturer has an update to the BIOS and see if you can reload the latest version. Additional information What should I do when a computer freezes? Reply With Quote March 29th, 2007,01:21 PM #5 ttodd View Profile View Forum Posts Visit Homepage Virtual PC Specialist!!! Windows Xp Hangs
Another thing to consider, McAfee is a real system resource hog and you do have the whole bundle. report back. See the frozen definition for further information and related links. http://softwaresecurityengineering.com/windows-xp/windows-xp-randomly-freezing.html I used to use it.
Is there a way to tell how hot my CPU is running? Error Code Under System:Event Type: ErrorEvent Source: System ErrorEvent Category: (102)Event ID: 1003Date: 9/16/2010Time: 7:48:40 AMUser: N/AComputer: KBOXDescription:Error code 10000050, parameter1 a7fde525, parameter2 00000000, parameter3 bf861b4d, parameter4 00000000.For more information, see solved Pc restarting for unknown reason solved Unknown Reason Causing PC to Shutdown - Extensive Research and Hours of Work have not Solved this Problem solved BSOD Custom gaming PC(Unknown reason)
CPU overheating is a common problem in laptops. Disk is full and shows 76GB total storage space. memtest86 can show errors when there aren't any and no errors when there are. I went into Safe mode and did a shut down from there, but when I restarted again, when the Windows XP logo comes up, it changed to random colors, with a
If memtest freezes up, then you KNOW it's a hardware problem and not a software problem (that is not an insignificant point). Determine if there are any fans in the laptop and make sure they are not obstructed. You can get the full version of Catalyst control center from here (version 10.9)http://sites.amd.com/us/game/downloads/Pages/radeon-xp-32.aspxIf that doesn't solve the issue, check the event viewer to see if it's logging errors (red X's).start-->run-->eventvwr.msc-->check his comment is here Scheduler - Sage Software, Inc. - C:\Program Files\ACT\Act for Windows\Act.Scheduler.exe O23 - Service: Adobe LM Service - Adobe Systems - C:\Program Files\Common Files\Adobe Systems Shared\Service\Adobelmsvc.exe O23 - Service: Apple Mobile Device
A basic understanding of Windows processes might be helpfull. Take precautions to avoid static electricity when handling sensative electronic components.If a memory chip tests bad, then retest that chip in a different memory slot.Remember, any errors can mean a bad It could be heat-related. Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Under 50% free space causes problems???
That's the easy part, the hard part is finding which process is hanging the system. Get the answer kmahoSep 17, 2010, 12:40 AM Still occurring for me after re-installing the latest video card drivers for my 8800 GTS. You said that your computer froze, which I understand (or thought I did); but then you said you went into "safe mode" and shut down from there. As mentioned before there could be some serious detective work involved(I've done this on an XP machine, never tried it on Vista...yet).
Rubbish... You will be let to one or two screens, one of which which take you straight to the event viewer itself. I have reviewed the dump file (mini010908-1.dmp) created when the thing crashed only to see ATI programs (video card = ATI Radeon 1150) Anybody got any answers????????? I updated my bios and for some reason an unknown pop up keeps apprearing, how do I get rid of it?