does not and the freezing of the computer...
My computer keeps freezing. It will be the circle of hour glass thing and is the only way I can get the computer to turn off by holding the power button down. It will freeze and the computer screen turns white and everything's going to say (not answer). What should I do?
What antivirus/antispyware/security products do you have on the machine? Be one you have NEVER
on this machine, including those you have uninstalled (they leave leftovers behind which can cause
Follow these steps:
Start - type this in the search box-> find COMMAND at the top and RIGHT CLICK – RUN AS ADMIN
Enter this at the command prompt - sfc/scannow
How to analyze the log file entries that the Microsoft Windows Resource Checker (SFC.exe) program
generates in Windows Vista cbs.log
Also run CheckDisk, so we cannot exclude as much as possible of the corruption.
How to run the check disk at startup in Vista
After the foregoing:
How to troubleshoot a problem by performing a clean boot in Windows Vista
How to troubleshoot performance issues in Windows Vista
Optimize the performance of Microsoft Windows Vista
To see everything that is in charge of startup - wait a few minutes with nothing to do - then right-click
Taskbar - the Task Manager process - take a look at stored by - Services - this is a quick way
reference (if you have a small box at the bottom left - show for all users, then check that).
How to check and change Vista startup programs
A quick check to see that load method 2 is - using MSCONFIG then put a list of
Tools that should help you:
Process Explorer - free - find out which files, key of registry and other objects processes have opened.
What DLLs they have loaded and more. This exceptionally effective utility will show you even who has
Autoruns - free - see what programs are configured to start automatically when you start your system
and you log in. Autoruns also shows you the full list of registry and file locations where applications can
Configure auto-start settings.
Process Monitor - Free - monitor the system files, registry, process, thread and DLL real-time activity.
There are many excellent free tools from Sysinternals
-Free - WhatsInStartUP this utility displays the list of all applications that are loaded automatically
When Windows starts. For each request, the following information is displayed: Type of startup (registry/Startup folder), Command - Line String, the product name, Version of the file, the name of the company;
Location in the registry or the file system and more. It allows you to easily disable or remove unwanted
a program that runs in your Windows startup.
There are many excellent free tools to NirSoft
Window Watcher - free - do you know what is running on your computer? Maybe not. The window
Watcher says it all, reporting of any window created by running programs, if the window
is visible or not.
Many excellent free tools and an excellent newsletter at Karenware
Vista and Windows 7 updated drivers love then here's how update the most important.
This is my generic how updates of appropriate driver:
This utility, it is easy see which versions are loaded:
-Free - DriverView utility displays the list of all device drivers currently loaded on your system.
For each driver in the list, additional useful information is displayed: load address of the driver,
Description, version, product name, company that created the driver and more.
For drivers, visit manufacturer of emergency system and of the manufacturer of the device that are the most common.
Control Panel - device - Graphics Manager - note the brand and complete model
your video card - double - tab of the driver - write version information. Now, click on update
Driver (this can do nothing as MS is far behind the certification of drivers) - then right-click.
Uninstall - REBOOT it will refresh the driver stack.
Repeat this for network - card (NIC), Wifi network, sound, mouse, and keyboard if 3rd party
with their own software and drivers and all other main drivers that you have.
Now in the system manufacturer (Dell, HP, Toshiba as examples) site (in a restaurant), peripheral
Site of the manufacturer (Realtek, Intel, Nvidia, ATI, for example) and get their latest versions. (Look for
BIOS, Chipset and software updates on the site of the manufacturer of the system here.)
Download - SAVE - go to where you put them - right click - RUN AD ADMIN - REBOOT after
Always check in the Device Manager - drivers tab to be sure the version you actually install
presents itself. This is because some restore drivers before the most recent is installed (sound card drivers
in particular that) so to install a driver - reboot - check that it is installed and repeat as
Repeat to the manufacturers - BTW in the DO NOT RUN THEIR SCANNER device - check
manually by model.
Look at the sites of the manufacturer for drivers - and the manufacturer of the device manually.
How to install a device driver in Vista Device Manager
If you update the drivers manually, then it's a good idea to disable the facilities of driver under Windows
Updates, that leaves about Windows updates but it will not install the drivers that will be generally
older and cause problems. If updates offers a new driver and then HIDE it (right click on it), then
get new manually if you wish.
How to disable automatic driver Installation in Windows Vista - drivers
http://TechNet.Microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc730606 (WS.10) .aspx
Refer to these discussions because many more excellent advice however don't forget to check your antivirus
programs, the main drivers and BIOS update and also solve the problems with the cleanboot method
Performance and Maintenance Tips
Explorer Windows stopped working
Hope these helps.
Rob Brown - MS MVP - Windows Desktop Experience: Bike - Mark Twain said it right.
Th.is is very young in the last days I did the update and it started having the problem. Perhaps Mozillo may wish to review their last update. Before that, I've never had a problem
I've upgraded to a new version of Firefox 41.1 when I received the message that he was available. The problem seemed to go away when I did.
On my wife laptop when she started his computer cursor does not at all. How she can use the cursor without using the touchpad (because it doesn't seem to work at all)? So how do this slider to work again?
Thank you for your help.
Try the system restore before you did it again at:
How to make a Vista system restore
If necessary: (make sure that you have restarted at least once, if the above did not work)
Panel of configuration manager devices - mouse and pointing devices - Double click on the touchpad - the driver tab-
Click on update driver (it comes may not do anything like MS is far behind the drivers of certification), now right CLICK
on the TouchPad and UNINSTALL.
Then go to the USB and UNINSTALL ALL controllers except the category itself (all in). RESET
This will refresh the driver for the TouchPad and battery USB. This does not prevent the touchpad from working.
Here is the similar procedure under XP, Vista is the same, except that we need to clear the specific device if present.
Then go to the system manufacturer's website and get the latest touchpad drivers.
Download - SAVE - go to where you put it-click on - RUN AS ADMIN.
Parameters for TouchPad located in the control panel - mouse (there may be several tabs with TouchPad entered)
and some come with a utility that loads in the Notification area next to the clock in the bottom right.
The here for Toshiba only if other brands may have similar:
If a Toshiba, they have keys that allow easy adjustment of the TouchPad. See Toshiba support and
Forums. If the TouchPad has been disabled with map keys must be activated with them.
Toshiba downloads - access your model.
I hope this helps.
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I'm a student in computer engineering at the University of Waterloo 1A, and I run a very serious problem with my HP Envy 15 "TouchSmart laptop computer running Windows 8.1. It is a problem that just started today, and I'd rather have a first support here before going to see the technical support Office sometimes tomorrow. It has to do with the screen and the fans where the Power LED lights in white, just as when the laptop works properly.
(I have warranty on the laptop when it was purchased last June, except that if I find that I need to get a replacement, I'll lose all my work, I did on that since I started my semester.) It's so silly of me not to have all my work saved on a backup, because I have an external hard drive. Problem is, I've had too many problems in getting myself organized, I'm not being open-minded as I should, and worse, I'm not a balance between life and work at home.)
Before I had my MATH 117 conference (Calculus 1 Engineering), I was in a nearby lab where my laptop was open and turned, works correctly. I've had NetBeans IDE running since I wanted to work on the second part of my current assignment of CS 137 (principles of programming). Because it was almost time for my presentation, I closed the laptop by simply moving the screen down on the keyboard, where it goes into mode 'sleep'. (Whenever I flip to the top of the screen, the laptop is supposed to return, and the sliding screen of Windows 8.1 connection will appear.)
When I took my seat for reading, I wanted to spend a little time to work on my programming assignment. However, after the reversal of the screen to the top, instead of having the login screen appears, I encountered the problem: the power supply light is showing a white light, but I don't hear the fans between the ventilation openings on the left side of the laptop and the screen does not light. I tried to take the power for several seconds and once button at least 10 seconds, except that the power light continues to display on a white light. The Commission of the Wi - Fi light is not displayed.
Whatever it is, I don't want to take out the battery because I have that on my last laptop, and it's from there that I couldn't turn to the former, a new market. If I leave the Envy laptop battery, it will short-circuit the connections between the battery and the computer, and so several components will FRY. For now, what I do let the laptop is to empty the load on the battery. Then, once I noticed that the power light does not project a white light, or plug in the AC adapter and try turning the laptop on the power button.
It will take a little while for the circuit drain the load on my battery but...
Anyway, please would you be kind enough to help me with this problem? I would really appreciate if you can give me several recommendations. Thank you!
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I read your post on how your laptop is not on, and I'd be happy to help you in this case!
In order to restore the features of your computer once more, I recommend you follow the steps described in this document on the computer does not (Windows 8). If the problem persists after having exhausted all the steps in this document, I recommend you contact our technical support at the 800-474-6836. If you do not live in the United States / Canada region, please click the link below to get help from your region number.
I hope this helps!
Also, I did a restore and do not know if something needs to be installed or reopened.
· try to uninstall and reinstall and use the latest printer drivers VISTA for your model of the manufacturer of the printer
You can also track information to try to solve your problems of printer below
read the printer correct that information the slot microsoft, including the 'fix - it' and the information of the links to the other
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and read this microsoft tutorial too
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For best results, complete each step before move you on to the next. Try to print after each step before moving on to the next step.
my Skype does not work on my computer, when I try to connect the message comes up saying "Skype has stopped working" do not know what it please help me
Here is a link to the instructions in Support of Skype for ' Why Skype crash on my computer? ": http://support.skype.com/en-us/faq/FA10382/Why-does-Skype-crash-on-my-computer
In recent weeks, firefox has often been insensitive, usually represented as "does not. It lasts anywhere from a few seconds to several minutes (maybe more, but by this amount of time, I lose patience and "end task" in the Task Manager.) It is usually followed by an error "the script is not responding. What script it's varies. I answered by clicking on "stop script" which usually fixes the problem temporarily.
The problem seems to occur more often at random, but happen always predictable on site with videos like youtube. Here, it's also worse, take much longer to solve if we do at all. I have active flashblock, and sometimes the error occurs before I got the chance to activate the video and sometimes after, but occurs systematically. In addition, on this kind of site, the error "the script is not responding" will also go on which most of the time, which I have not seen anywhere else, which means that the only solution, after a certain time must end the process in the Task Manager. Sometimes, I tried to play the same video for half an hour without success.
As I have spent some time in the Task Manager, I noticed that I find myself with many processes running for FlashPlayerPlugin_15_0_0_152.exe * 32 (Description: Adobe Flash Player 15.0 r0.) They accumulate more I use firefox, but disappear when I restart my computer. I'm away until at least 50 at any given time. Most use 128 or 124 K of memory, but about 1 in 7 uses between 1-5000 K. I don't know if it is related to these issues, but I only noticed it since it was started.
I tried to reset firefox and it changed nothing of the above.
If it helps, I've used Windows 7. Do not hesitate to ask for more details on my system and I will do my best to answer, although I'm not a computer expert. Thank you very much in advance for your help.
Please update to version 32 and make sure that it also does not happen with the disabled extensions/addons.
Was this an improvement when you have disabled the extensions?
I was watching netflix on my macbook air ive had since August, and suddenly the mouse trackpad responds more in which I mean the mouse does not appear on the screen. So I tried to turn it off, but it says 'preferences interrupted system shut down. I can not turn because the mouse does not move or show. Earlier, it was ok.
Quit, forcing the abandonment of the system preferences, or turn off the Trackpad. Stop (power off). Power on the Trackpad and start the computer.
Title says it all, that suddenly when I press fn + f5, I can not turn on wifi or bluetooth - nothing happens. Same thing with the fan control button - nothing has happened when I press on it.
I reinstalled without success - Manager energy
Hardware for the wifi switch is on
WiFi adapter in windows settings is turn on but not connected.
I reinstalled the drivers wifi - without success.
What could cause the problem?
I did restore the proven system - does not
the solution was found just a moment ago.
I found this topic
I did as he said - off computer pluged the battery for 5 minutes and there we will - it works now!
But it's sort of a weird, why it works... but as long as it works, I'm happy.
Thanks for the replies
I had my laptop Dell Vostro repaired under insurance in January 2013 after a spill of liquid. HAAC Ltd. has replaced most of the laptop - but the return, the SD card did not work. This seems to be due to the engineer he connects not properly and the company recommended it and returned it to me again. A couple of months, I found my USB was temperamental - so is my built in Bluetooth adapter. Last month - the wifi does not work for most of the time either so I have to connect to my router by wire.
This could be a problem in windows 7 - all my problems seem to be related to network adapters. If it's a hardware problem - does anyone know if it could be another loose connection? HAAC Ltd. only give a 3 month warranty on parts that seems just a little. But if this anomaly is due to the production of poor quality - that is not properly connect the laptop then I'll go back their again if they are responsible.
By the way – there's a switch wifi on the front of the laptop - but is not currently be recognized.
If anyone has settings that I could check that can help - especially if some inhibit the use of wifi.
Thank you very much
Your wifi switch not recognized is probably a hardware problem. The rest could be a hardware or software problem.
Lets start by doing a reset to coercive. Follow these steps:
- Unplug the notebook (remove power cord), then remove the battery.
- Disconnect all USB devices and the connections between the USB ports.
- Let the laptop only for several minutes.
- Then plug the power cord without connecting the USB devices. Then replace the battery.
- Plug each device in turn, allowing them to load the drivers of devices one at a time (plug in the appliance and wait its loading all its drivers before installing the next USB).
The computer recognizes the USB ports? All of them or none of them?
Open Control Panel, Manager of design. Click the view tab, and then click Show all devices. From there, you can remove all instances of USB devices and restart the computer to see if the problem resolves. Repeat this procedure with the wireless adapter (uninstall and reinstall, ensuring that there is only one instance of the wireless adapter).
Create a new user account by following the instructions in this article: http://windows.microsoft.com/en-US/Windows7/Create-a-user-account . Does this solve the problem? If the problem is resolved in a new user account, this means that the old user profile is damaged. Here is the link to repair a damaged user account: http://windows.microsoft.com/en-us/windows7/Fix-a-corrupted-user-profile.
Try these methods and post your results here. I'll be here waiting for the results!
Even if I'm not listening to music and I closed the app, why he has begun to show that if it plays on my lock screen, this also happens intermittently and not all the time. Also, I noticed on my lock screen when music does not appear I have the music symbol in the lower left corner of the screen and the camera symbol at the bottom right shows that I never noticed before, normally only the symbol of the camera?
I believe that this is part of the suggested Apps feature. To turn this off, go to settings > general > Handoff & Apps suggested under Apps suggested, turn off installed Apps.
When I try to scan to a file using the ikon of screen touch printers and after selecting the computer I want to test results from the screen "Select computer", "access to the computer" in the following error message:
"The selected computer is not available. Make sure that:
> Computer is on. [it is]
> The computer and the printer are connected with a USB cable properly [they are].
> The recommended HP Print software is installed and configured on the computer [I used the installation disk that came with the printer].
Search the computer for more information".
I get this error message select regardless of format (PDF, JPEG, Email, etc.)
The other functions of the touch screen seems to work normally.
With the help of HP Printer Wizard installed on the PC to ask the printer to scan works without problem, but I find much easier if I could use the printer display.
Thanks for your reply. Although your proposed solution has not worked as expected with my model - Officejet 5740. The option "Manage the Scan to Computer" is still not available in the HP printer Assistant. However, I thought I'd give the on-screen touch printer another chance: and it works now. So, thanks for the advice.
I'm having a problem with Windows Calendar. In the past, when I had an appointment for a date, the calendar would turn on automatically to remind me, as soon as I turned on my computer. Recently, this has changed. Now, I can always make an appointment, but if I'm not manually in calendar, it will not attract me, the way that it used to. Obviously the parameters have changed. I don't have any idea on how to solve this problem. Can you guys please help?
To do this, you'll want to schedule in your startup folder so that it works even when the computer starts. Here's how.
- Press + R to view the race box. Type : startup of the shell and click OK to open the startup folder.
- Open your menu start, find calendar and drag it into the startup folder.
You are finished. Now, it runs automatically when you connect.
I don't have a mobile data, not even the small up and down arrows or letters beside the sims signal bars appear.
I tried all the troubleshooting settings and different type of network, the airplane mode is off, mobile data are no limit, no power save modes are on. Phone is dual sim so I tried on the two sims and tried to disable the other sim and changing the sim slots, both sims are loaded with a credit of data that works in other android devices. WiFi works fine. Factory reset does not help.
There is that one thing that I can't not try troubleshooting. When I select settings > more > mobile networks > access point names, it says
"Access Point name settings are not available for this user.
Maybe if I could put APN I could get mobile data. How can I do or how I can try to get mobile data to work?
Phone's Xperia M4 Aqua E2363 with build 26.1.B.2.102 thanks if you can help
This text is a bit misleading, which is something that I have forwarded internally as your comments.
If you have no NPP stored the phone displays the text "the name of the Access Point settings are not available for this user" even if you use the owner account and have access to the settings.
Try to download the automatic settings from settings-> more-> Internet settings and see if that helps.
New motherboard installed by Lenovo's Mexico on a guarantee out of T30. Machine will not start. Any ideas where to start (outside the machine back for another long stay of the shipment) would be appreciated. Not my machine. Benefit for a friend.
You can turn on with one of your A3x keyboards... less than what I remember.
Thank you. I stuck an A31 keyboard on it and it turned on! A took a look on the original keyboard. Jumped the bezel around the button cell and found the power button was missing the rubber dome which lies beneath the button. A keyboard A31 cannibalized and it is stuck in the keyboard T30. Major PITA but a few minutes of fumbling had done. Computer works fine.
I looked inside the frame, but did not find the old piece of rubber. Chalked it up to the mysterious things that happen in transit. The owner swears that the power button was functioning before the swap to the mobo. In any case, thanks for the tip on the keyboard.
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