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Mike (mflynn), WOW! I realized I do have a problem with the new 320GB drive (slave) not getting fully recognized, so I guess this motherboard only support up to 137GBs like my old Gateway. IE window opened but did not load page but you could go to task bar and minimize and restor IE window but not close it. I guess its down to either the power options or conflicting drivers. this content

if you can't work it out, upload SS's & I shall look later. Then Scanning Control. Facebook Google+ Twitter YouTube Subscribe to TechSpot RSS Get our weekly newsletter Search TechSpot Trending Hardware The Web Culture Mobile Gaming Apple Microsoft Google Reviews Graphics Laptops Smartphones CPUs Storage Cases Dismiss Notice TechSpot Forums Forums Software Windows Today's Posts XP Home SP3 Freezes After Idling for LongPeriod Byalmcneil Mar 24, 2009 Techies, I'm stumped on this one! http://www.tomshardware.com/forum/236052-45-windows-hangs-idle

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Last time I tried booting to 2000 it told me that so many things needed updating, so I just quit. Sometimes when sometimes when things don't work quite right I will switch usb ports and it will get recongized and work properly. Instructions on disabling these type of programs can be found in this topic.http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/for...Once these two steps have been completed, double-click on the ComboFix icon found on your desktop.

what confuses me is that both the keyboard and mouse work fine (I think) during hang but after you click to choose something, it takes 2-3 minutes for it to happen If it does, I lose the RogueKiller window.I suppose, though, that I could always run RK again, and get the same results.I know you're busy with people, so if you don't I did use CCleaner to address this issue after it happened, found and fixed some errors. Taskbar Stop Working Windows 10 PC works fine on fresh boot.

Try unplugging all devices from your computer, including: Printers Scanners Media Card Readers Small Media cradles (iPod, PDA, MP3 player, etc.) Digital Cameras and Video Recorders USB storage devices CDs or Taskbar Freezes Windows 7 Next step, dismantle, clean, re-assemble. Report • #51 Johnw December 1, 2012 at 18:57:44 "I suppose, though, that I could always run RK again, and get the same results"Correct."I know you're busy with people, so if http://www.computing.net/answers/windows-xp/computer-freezing-when-idle/201384.html risk_reversal, Mar 28, 2010 #4 oldguy51 Private E-2 Thanks risk-reversal, I ran Prime95 as suggested for 9 hours and all passed and ran 2 passes of memtest86+ from ubcd and passed.

I missed my timing for F2 and hit ctl-alt-del repeatedly durning boot to restart and it hung the machine and I had to do a hard shutdown and rebooted fine and Windows 8.1 Taskbar Not Responding or did Combofix create it?I'm going to have to take some time to rest, but when I have the energy, I'll do some work on what you requested. Report • #40 Johnw December 1, 2012 at 17:42:01 "Should I also do the same with the Windows Firewall, which I disabled?" Yep.Next step.5: Run RogueKillerhttp://www.softpedia.com/get/Securi...http://www.softpedia.com/progScreen...http://majorgeeks.com/RogueKiller_d...http://www.geekstogo.com/forum/file...http://www.sur-la-toile.com/RogueKi...http://www.sur-la-toile.com/RogueKi...RogueKiller tutorialhttp://en.kioskea.net/faq/11626-rog... If it froze where I left it, the cursor and keyboard are simply not responding, and Ctrl-Alt-Delete doesn't work either, so in any case, I have to simply do a hard

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To access and use this feature, refer to the link below and select the System Restore option: How To Restore or Reinstall Microsoft Windows on a Dell™ Computer Back to Top https://www.raymond.cc/blog/solutions-to-taskbar-hangs-or-freezes-in-windows-xp/ It has 4 available ports to the outside and one inside the case. Taskbar Frozen Windows 10 I have replaced the memory with Kingston matched sets and tested them, replaced the Pentium 4 533 CPU with a slightly faster 2.8Ghz 512K (up from 2.4Ghz) and fastest supported by Taskbar Frozen Windows 8 How fast is the hard drive on your PC?

Turn off the System Remove all power sources: Unplug the AC Adapter and Remove the Battery, or Unplug the Desktop Power Cord. http://resolutemediagroup.com/windows-10/start-menu-freezes-xp.html Log in with Facebook Log in with Twitter Log in with Google Your name or email address: Do you already have an account? Also please exercise your best judgment when posting in the forums--revealing personal information such as your e-mail address, telephone number, and address is not recommended. Lucia St. Windows 7 Taskbar Freezes On Startup

It showed clean on the next successive scan. Somehow, there is a connection between Windows Media Sharing and Windows Firewall. Those are most likely to show us what happened during the freeze. - John (my website: http://www.carrona.org/ ) **If you need a more detailed explanation, please ask for it. http://resolutemediagroup.com/windows-10/pc-freezes-sometimes.html I have turned off Stand-by and Hibernate and stop HDrive, only use turn off monitor.

If the symptoms do not exist in safe mode, the issue is likely related to a driver or software and you may wish to complete steps 6 and 7 to see Start Menu Freezes Windows 10 To ensure that this is not the root cause of the lock up issue, please complete the following steps: Check the vents on the computer to see if they are covered A 90% chance he is not and will soon be back like he was.

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If you are unable to identify the issue by reverting recent changes or unplugging external devices, you can troubleshoot using the steps listed below. Main Sections Technology News Reviews Features Product Finder Downloads Drivers Community TechSpot Forums Today's Posts Ask a Question News & Comments Useful Resources Best of the Best Must Reads Trending Now These programs make changes in small ways sometimes if nothing other than quarentining a file you may need. Windows 10 Taskbar Frozen 2016 Once you remove the offending spyware, the performance is restored and you move on to the next job.

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Login I had this problem for the last several months, and lately, have wanted to throw my PC against the wall. I also am going to recheck MB drivers and info from Intel. check my blog I decided to run SUPERAntiSpyware as it's one of my "alternates".

Both drives passed the long test with no problems.If I had a million bucks, I'd just buy some new hardware and build again, but I don't, so I'm trying to make Will keep looking and report if I find the answer. It's in bitmap form, so I'm posting them to imgur, and I'll include the link. I thought I would look at the BIOS settings and only setting that I am unsure about is the CAS Latency which has settings 2, 2.5, and 3.

Nothing was left open. I think I recall something about it checking emails and websites, etc. Kitts und Nevis St. I sit there with almost nothing happening for 30 seconds, or watching webpages load almost one pixel line at a time.I defragmented pagefile.sys, but maybe it is simpler to clear the

Always pop back and let us know the outcome - thanks Report • #14 OtheHill November 30, 2012 at 07:09:21 The internal USB port is intended to be used to connect Maybe not. It clears what is known as Shadow copies which are used by specialized back up programs. ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Norton is hard to remove fully and properly and can cause non apparent issues Get the Latest Drivers for Your Dell Computer!

I've got my finger on the button. Thanks for all the help. TIA, -- Andy P.S. Then in 2-3 minutes the next command "may" execute or not.