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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. If I do have to transfer some files via USB, I reboot after I use it, and it runs purdy as a fluffy kitten. Is my Ram or VID card faulty?Things I did:Ran memTEST came back negativeCleaned the cpu 16 answers Last reply Oct 25, 2013 More about freezing unknown reasons kmahoSep 15, 2010, 8:17 run memtest86 overnight run the Dell diags in full (not great, but at least you have access and they are free) Run the machine in safe mode and see if it

xaltotunSep 22, 2010, 8:48 AM I think there are degrees of the freeze hard lock (get it?).Some are mild like stuttering, then it goes into 1 min lock ups that eventually So i continued setting it up as usual after reinstalling the disk. Is there anything less drastic I can try first? 10-24-08, 11:51 PM #4 Jay G. I couldn't stand this and uninstalled avira straightaway.

Computer Freezes Randomly Windows Xp

Any idea whats going on? O4 - Global Startup: Adobe Gamma Loader.exe.lnk = C:\Program Files\Common Files\Adobe\Calibration\Adobe Gamma Loader.exe O4 - Global Startup: Adobe Gamma Loader.lnk = C:\Program Files\Common Files\Adobe\Calibration\Adobe Gamma Loader.exe O4 - Global Startup: HP Especially since it's freezing right after a complete load. As for the Autoruns and startup items, I only reviewed the list for items that I did not recognize and/or might be suspect.

Do you mean the part where it states the percentage of pass? Set it up at night and just let it run while you're asleep. 10-29-08, 05:21 PM #24 Double Down Senior Member Join Date: May 1999 Location: Los Angeles, It takes a great deal of resources for Mach3 to drive the machine much less check your email and run on the internet doing who knows what.The freezing up is when Go there and disable ALL the startup items.

Here is that logfile: Logfile of Trend Micro HijackThis v2.0.2 Scan saved at 9:32:52 PM, on 8/27/2009 Platform: Windows XP SP3 (WinNT 5.01.2600) MSIE: Internet Explorer v8.00 (8.00.6001.18702) Boot mode: Normal Windows Xp Freezes After A Few Minutes My system keeps freezing on me for no reason solved My newly selfbuilt pc keeps freezing :( does anyone know the problem? My problem most likely was the installer, however, as I don't have msSE installed (unless that's the same as ms Security Center, which shipped with XP SP2. https://forums.techguy.org/threads/solved-locks-up-freezes-ramdomly-xp.856079/ I've been troubleshooting for days to fix the problem, and have had little to no success in resolving the issue.Here's what happens (nearly every time I boot up): Everything boots up

Please try the request again. Download the manufactuer diags and run a full surface scan. Avast apparently released this too quickly (Only 3 weeks in beta) to notice the problems I suppose. The system returned: (22) Invalid argument The remote host or network may be down.

Windows Xp Freezes After A Few Minutes

Nope, I think the program loads up a very basic DOS-like shell and boots directly off of that. You want it to do at least several full cycles of testing. Computer Freezes Randomly Windows Xp Out of all the problems I've had over the years, bad memory is the single most common issue I've had. Windows Xp Keeps Freezing But if sfc does NOT prompt for the CD you don't to do anything, the repairs were done form CAB files which were completely up to date.

I've got another computer that is currently doing it.I'd really appreciate the help, ASAP. i noticed my receiving PC stopped the transfer for danger of corrupting the data already transferred. (windows 7 is so smart) i checked my server and sure enough she was 100% Then, once working, it will work for a few hours and freeze again. Thanks, 'Bic' jeffbic, Aug 28, 2009 #7 Phantom010 Trusted Advisor Joined: Mar 9, 2009 Messages: 34,585 What to you think of this program UniBlue Registry Booster 2009? Windows Xp Freezes After Startup

Get the answer Anonymous a b 8 Security July 15, 2011 4:10:49 PM Thanks Grumpy. Short URL to this thread: https://techguy.org/856079 Log in with Facebook Log in with Twitter Log in with Google Your name or email address: Do you already have an account? Logged BR549 Mach4 Alpha Offline Posts: 6,988 Re: Computer freezes while running Mach3 - Windows XP SP3 « Reply #3 on: December 01, 2011, 06:39:21 PM » EXactly my point you All of this diagnostic and troubleshooting was within 1 week.

I have no clue what it did (if anything), but it never prompted me for the CD. If you have no idea what something is, then it is worth a test disable to see if you really needed it. However, every so often from the very beginning to yesterday, while the machine is cutting and Mach3 is controlling, the computer would suddenly freeze up.

WHEN it does this it cannot running the machine properly.IF you want the machine to be dependable dedicate a computer SOLEY for that purpose like it should be.Just a thought, (;-)

I cant ALT+TAB nor CTRL+ALT+DEL...only thing left is for me to do is to restart the computer. Disk is full and shows 76GB total storage space. Other benefits of registering an account are subscribing to topics and forums, creating a blog, and having no ads shown anywhere on the site. windows firewall is turned off..

it sounded like someone was jackhammering outside my house, but it always worked and i always knew when someone was accessing my server nevertheless, it was a heat factor and it The only "downside" is that it takes awhile. Any advice? I'm either looking at the wrong place or it's not showing up.

All the best, JeffBic jeffbic, Sep 1, 2009 #14 Phantom010 Trusted Advisor Joined: Mar 9, 2009 Messages: 34,585 You're welcome! I've seen the machine hiccup when that happens. Thanks for the help. 10-25-08, 08:30 AM #6 4KRG DVD Talk Legend Join Date: Jan 2000 Posts: 15,957 Quote: Originally Posted by Double Down Here's what I've checked I consider installing stuff you don't want BY DEFAULT rather than by choice, to be malware, even if it's something like Chrome.

Run both Quick and Extended tests.A Fail is either test should make you suspect a failing hard drive. USB stick hasn't moved from the back of the computer in years. Have a game open, but not actively playing it), freezes do not occur even after long hours. What other drivers do I need to check?EDIT: I don't know if this has anything to do with anything, but I'll just put it out there in case.

Use a real AV program like NIS 2011 or if you want free, try Panda Cloud AV. solved PC Reboots at random, seems to have less and less tolerance to an unknown reason now Computer keeps freezing for some reason PC Shutting down for unknown reason - No You'll burn it onto a CD, and then you'll run it by changing the boot order in your bios (obviously you want the CD to load before the HD).