My computer shuts down after 30 minutes, no screen standby, then when you connect, it says its locked?
When I stop working on my computer (Dell Inspiron, aio, 2305) I noticed that the screen saver comes on and then it starts to Shut Down without asking to my. All I had to do it before (after the screen saver stopped) was click on any key and the computer was delivered. Now, there is no screen saver, the computer just stops. The log on screen, it says as my SMA, locked. I have to enter my password. This weird isreally. Please help, before things get really out of control,
(1) have you made changes before the start of this issue?
(2) what is the exact error message/code?
(3) windows operating system you are using?
Try to change the screen saver and check if you face the same problem.
You can check the power setting and set it accordingly.
See the link below:
For windows 7
For windows XP:
Configure Windows XP power management
What happened in standby and hibernation mode?
My new printer HP Officejet Pro 8600 causes my computer shuts down after 5 minutes. Is there a way to find out why? Is it because I connected to a USB port rather than wireless and telephone connection.
Original title: computer spit
I called the store where I bought the printer. They suggested that I have download the latest driver
from the HP website. I did it and it seems to have solved the problem.
Windows 8 maintenance keeps asking to be executed, then it shuts down after 10 minutes and rehearsals require to be run again, I turnit on and it turns off after 10 minutes .This continues to repeat and it never ends, how do I fix?
Original title: maintenance of windows 8
I suggest that you run the following commands from a command prompt (Admin).
(1) sfc/scannow, when finished and restart
(2) Dism.exe / Online/Cleanup-Image /ScanHealth
(3) Dism.exe/online/Cleanup-Image /RestoreHealth Reboot and try to perform the maintenance, if the problem persists restart sfc/scannow and restart the computer.
Hope this helps and if you need any additional aid station and we will be happy to help you.
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Original title: my computer shuts down randomly and blue screen before closing down.
my computer shuts down randomly and blue screen before closing down.the error message is generated after that reboot is:Signature of the problem:Problem event name: BlueScreenOS version: 6.1.7601.2.1.0.768.3Locale ID: 1033More information about the problem:BCCode: 100000eaBCP1: FFFFFA800826AA20BCP2: 0000000000000000BCP3: 0000000000000000BCP4: 0000000000000000OS version: 6_1_7601Service Pack: 1_0Product: 768_1Files helping to describe the problem:C:\Windows\Minidump\071512-98311-01.dmpC:\Users\Paras Desai\AppData\Local\Temp\WER-767228-0.sysdata.xmlRead our privacy statement online:http://go.Microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=104288&clcid=0x0409If the online privacy statement is not available, please read our offline privacy statement:C:\Windows\system32\en-US\erofflps.txt
Blue error screen is mainly related to the driver problem. However, it might be also due to hardware problems. The blue screen error message may or may not contain useful information but the file record of emptying to the smallest set of useful information that may help identify why your computer behaves as such. You can read them by installing the Windows debugging tools and follow the instructions in this article.
How read partial memory dump files that Windows creates for debugging:
Note: The article mentioned above also applies to Windows 7 full version.
Or post the screenshot us for clarity on the issue.
Consult the following link which contains information about how to download files mindump:
Step 1: Start the computer in Mode safe.
Start your computer in safe mode:
Step 2: If you are not faced with the same problem in Mode without failure, you can do a clean boot to eliminate any influence from third parties.
A clean boot allows you to check if startup item or services to third-party application is causing this issue.
Note: When you're done to diagnose, follow step 7 in the article to start on normal startup.
Method 2: This error could be due to bad video drivers, video card drivers updated on the Web site of the manufacturer.
Updated a hardware driver that is not working properly
Method 3: SFC scanner.
System File Checker (SFC) scan will replace the missing or corrupted system files on your computer.
SP6100 works for 20 minutes when put in operation then stops. Remove the power cord, removal and replacement of battery and replacement cord the laptop restarts and is good for the rest of the day. Any ideas? Have you tried another battery and same scenario.
It's not easy to say why this problem occurs. In my view, that the cooling module can t working properly at the time and the temperature rises up to the critical limit. Then the operating system stops to avoid the problem of overheating.
It s seems that after I removed and connect the battery fan works fine and the temperature remains stable.
It s my own suggestion but unfortunately I don t know why this happens.
I think you should contact Toshiba service.
I recently acquired a laptop Satellite L555-10N, which so far has proved to be a good choice.
I have a little problem, however:
In the preferences of my energy, I put the time during which the screen should turn off, 10 minutes, if the laptop is not in use.
Although this worked well for the last few days and weeks, the display now will be not closed at all.
I did not change the BIOS or driver or whatever.
I remember to change some preferences in the configuration ecoUtility to enable.
At that time, I received a message that preferences should be modified to enable the functionality and I agreed.
I could not notice any changes have been made, but from there, the screen off more.
I would appreciate your help!
What operating system you are using?
For Vista and Windows 7, I founded a good article on Windows power management settings:
In addition, you can change the settings for each profile. This means that you should choose turn it off the display function for this power profile that you use or all profiles, if I used all of them.
Check this box!
My wireless mouse works fine for the last 2 months, now, all of a sudden it doesn't work at all.
I get a windows notification that says-
"One of the USB devices attached to this computer has malfunctioned and Windows does not recognize it."
I have Vista 32 bit OS on my laptop.
My office has Windows 7 32 bit and I am able to use the mouse on this computer, then the M225 is not defective.
I tried to look for a download of update on the site of Logitech & only found:
6.32.20 set - point it did nothing to help.
I also tried to move the receiver to the other 2 ports USB w / still the same results.
Are there other downloads or solutions that will help w / this problem?
You can also try searching for devices strangers (with yellow symbols) in the Manager under the mouse devices and other pointing devices and other devices (if any). Right click and uninstall unknown devices. Then restart.
Also try the steps below to reset the power of USB:
(a) the laptop off, unplugged from the wall outlet.
(b) remove the battery for a few minutes, then reinstall it.
(c) then restart the laptop.
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When I try to burn a movie with videos imported from different sources, the computer shuts down after 10 minutes.
- You have problems with programs
- Error messages
- Recent changes to your computer
- What you have already tried to solve the problem
When I try to burn a movie, my computer shuts down. This
didn't happen with more short films, but this one is all
Sounds lke a question of system resources.
Large, complex projects can cause problems... it can
be worth a try to create several small projects and save
each of them in the format .wmv movie to a folder on your hard drive
drive. When you import clips .wmv collection in DVD
Machine to each of them becomes a scene (chapter)... you can
have up to 18 scenes.
Besides rendering video is time CPU and could
initially be an overheating problem that could also result in your
computer to close.
Volunteer - MS - MVP - Digital Media Experience J - Notice_This is not tech support_I'm volunteer - Solutions that work for me may not work for you - * proceed at your own risk *.
While on the internet (firefox) after using it for about an hour my computer shuts down automatically for no reason. I have to wait about 5 minutes to turn back. During the restoration of my session, I get this message "the script is not responding," if I hit continue Firefox closes running.
There are several reasons that the PC automatically stops due to the error, usually you would see blue screen and system restart. It could be a hardware or software error. Windows check log and see what the cause was also check problem and solution center and see if something is there. Also update your Windows and run the disk check. Also execute following tool to make sure that your PC is free of malware:
My computer guard shut down after use of a few minutes. When I re - start insiders 'fix the beginning upward.'
Startup Repair FAQ: -.
Try to update of Itune, update got stuck, I turned to the computer off, impossible to restart... the indicator stops about 2/3 of the way and the computer shuts down again...
Start Safe Mode removes the system caches that can help.
Follow these steps to start in safe mode.
- Start or restart your Mac.
- As soon as you hear the startup tone, hold down the SHIFT key.
- Release the SHIFT key when you see the logo Apple appears on the screen.
After the Apple logo appears, this may take longer than usual to reach the login screen or your office. This is because your Mac performs a check of directory of your drive to boot in safe mode.
To leave safe mode, restart your computer without pressing any keys during startup.
Then try to update iTunes.
while I play games I see down in the system tray that the internet was disconnected and the few seconds my computer shuts down.
so when I turn it back on it gives me a minute before he does again.
again once it does only when I'm playing games and he did not do it now when I play, but after 10 minutes it starts.
Could be heat related - try using a small fan to blow into the air intakes to see if that helps.
It is just like it loses power or stop it in the normal way?
Remove ALL power and reinstall all the memory cards and cables (both ends where possible).
in fact, remove and replace - don't do not just tight. Remove the dust bunnies and clean the
air vents. Check that fans are working (before and after opening the case). When your laptop on all the
You can do is to reinstall the memory and clean the vents (still may try to add a small fan as a
This sounds like material so if the above does not help you then probably need help
a real computer store (not the leeks and the glances at a Best Buy or other stores) or the
Support of system Maker.
Check with these utilities to see if information may be collected: run BlueScreenView
to see if there were any BlueScreens and verify in MyEventViewer at shutdown
(or a few seconds before) See the event log contains useful information.
It is an excellent tool for displaying the blue screen error information
-Free - BlueScreenView scans all your minidump files created during "blue screen of death," collisions
and displays information about all accidents of a table.
MyEventViewer can be verified at the time of the blue screen (BSOD) or event within a second
or time of the BSOD or event to provide more information about the possible cause - see TIP.
MyEventViewer - free - a simple alternative in the standard Windows Event Viewer.
TIP - Options - Advanced filter allows you to see a period of time instead of the whole of the record-
Set it a bit before and after the time of the event or BSOD.
AppCrashView - free - a small utility for Windows Vista and Windows 7 which shows details
application of all accidents occurred in your system. The information breaks down is extracted from the
.WER files created by the Windows Error Reporting (WER) of the operating system component of each
time that an accident has occurred. AppCrashView also allows you to easily record the list of accidents to
Also do this so you can see the probable bluescreens. (You may or may not be able to see
them if they occur even after doing this according to the cause.)
Windows Vista restarts automatically if your computer encounters an error that requires him to plant.
(also Windows 7)
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
I hope this helps.
I have experience with speaker problem. I have installed new drivers, even reinstalled new win7 64 bit.
However, speakers shut downs every few minutes. If I start to use earphones instead speakers back in work.
Please, help to solve this problem.
How to understand this issue?
You start your laptop and this computer you do exactly? What happens exactly?
Is everything OK with headphones?
My guard computer shut down unexpectedly when I play games. Now it is not always the case, just sometimes. The other day I was playing Sims 3 all day, literally, with the graphics settings maxed out and had no problem. The next day, he would crash as soon as it finished loading, even with the graphics settings at the bottom. Today, it was working fine this morning and now it crashes again. I had the same problem on and off with other games as well, Halo 2, Kings Bounty, UT 3. Here is my system:
OS - Vista Ultimate 32 bit
Processor: Core 2 Quad Q9400 @ 2 .66GHz
RAM - 4 x 1 GB PC6400 DDR2/800
MB - MSI P7N SLI - FI
HARD drive - 150 GB x 2 (Raid 0) Raptor 10 k RPM
PSU - 1000 watts
GPU - NVidia GeForce 9800GT 1 GB (x 2 in SLI)
And the error I get from Event Viewer:
Filter event with the query "SELECT * FROM __InstanceModificationEvent WITHIN 60 WHERE TargetInstance ISA 'Win32_Processor' AND TargetInstance.LoadPercentage > 99" could not be reactivated in namespace '//./root/CIMV2' because of error 0 x 80041003.» Events cannot be delivered through this filter until the problem is resolved.
I got the error almost everyday since I got the computer, about 10 months ago, but it only blocks the computer if I play a game. I tried the 'fix' that removes the WMI event viewer 10 error, but everything done was make sure the error is not logged. I also tried another fix I found me delete the files in the repository, but that no longer works. I also run scans of complete system of virus/malware Spybot Search & Destroy and AVG 8 and verified the updated driver for my hardware. I also ran diagnostic tool memory. Who has good/clean/current. Can it be fixed or what I have to reinstall the OS?
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The first thing that comes to mind would be to check the motherboard manufacturer for an update of the firmware/BIOS.
The error message mentions "loadpercentage > 99' which looks like you are running may at maximum load of the CPU while the game and that is the cause of the crash. You could try a clean boot to prevent the using CPU resources while you play to see if it makes a difference of strtup programs.
To help resolve the error and other messages, you can start Windows Vista by using a minimal set of drivers and startup programs. This type of boot is known as a "clean boot". A clean boot helps eliminate software conflicts. This article describes how to solve problems in Windows Vista by performing a clean boot. This article also describes how to start the Windows Installer service and how to reset the computer so that it starts as usual.
Note When you perform a clean boot, you may temporarily lose some functionality. When you start the computer as usual, the function returns. However, you may receive the error message, or you can experience the original behavior.
If the computer is connected to a network, network policy settings may prevent you from following these steps. We recommend strongly that you do not use System Configuration utility to change startup options on the computer, unless a support engineer Microsoft directs you to do so. This can make the computer unusable.
a. log in the computer using an account with administrator rights.
b. click Start collapse this image enlarge this image, type msconfig.exe in the Start Search box and press ENTER to start the System Configuration utility.
The collapse of this image to this image if you are prompted for an administrator password or for confirmation, type your password or click continue .
c. under the general tab, click Selective startup , and then clear the Load Startup items check box. (The box use the Boot file is not available.)
d. on the Services tab, select the hide all Microsoft services check box and then click on disable all .
Note Following this step lets services Microsoft continue to run. These services include networking, Plug-and-Play, record of events, error reporting, and other services. If you disable these services, you can permanently delete all restore points. Do not do this if you want to use to restore the system with the existing restore points.
e. click OK , and then click restart .
Step 2: Enable half the services
a. follow steps 1a and 1B to start the System Configuration utility.
b. click on the Services tab and then click to select the hide all Microsoft services check box.
c. Click to select half of the check boxes in the Service list.
d. click OK and then click restart .
Step 3: Determine whether the problem returns
If the problem persists, repeat steps 1 and 2. In step 2, click to clear half of the check boxes that you have initially enabled in the Service list.
If the problem does not occur, repeat steps 1 and 2. In step 2, select only half of the remaining check boxes that are cleared in the Service list. Repeat these steps until you have selected all the check boxes.
If only one service is selected in the list of services , and you the problem persists, the service selected the cause of the problem. Go to step 6. If no service is causing this problem, go to step 4.
Step 4: Enable half of the startup items
a. perform a clean boot by repeating step 1.
b. click on the Startup tab and then click to select half of the check boxes in the startup item list.
c. click OK , and then click restart .
Step 5: Determine whether the problem returns
If the problem persists, repeat steps 1 and 4. In step 4, click to clear half of the check boxes that you have originally selected in the startup item list.
If the problem does not occur, repeat steps 1 and 4. In step 4, select only half of the remaining check boxes that are cleared in the startup item list. Repeat these steps until you have selected all the check boxes.
If only one startup item is selected in the startup item list, and you still experience the problem, start selected in the list element is the service that is causing the problem. Go to step 6.
If no startup item causes this problem, a Microsoft service most likely the cause of the problem. To determine which Microsoft service may be causing the problem, repeat step 1 and step 2 without selecting the hide all Microsoft services check box in each step.
Step 6: Resolve the problem
After you determine the startup item or the service that is causing the problem, contact the manufacturer of the program to determine if the problem can be solved. Or, run the System Configuration utility, and then click to clear the check box of the element of the problem.
Step 7: Reset the computer to start as usual
When you are finished troubleshooting, follow these steps to reset the computer to start as usual:
Click on start to reduce this image enlarge this image, type msconfig.exe in the Start Search box and press ENTER.
The collapse of this image to this image if you are prompted for an administrator password or for confirmation, type your password or click continue .
On the general tab, click the Normal startup option, and then click OK .
When you are prompted to restart the computer, click restart .
I hope this helps. Chris
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It's killin me. I tried several other games online. Download everything fine and I can access the game without problems. Having been in the game for about 3 minutes, the whole computer just turns off.
Welcome to the Microsoft Answers Forum!
We would like to get a better understanding of this issue so that we can better help you.
· What version of the operating system you are using (Windows Vista or XP)?
· Since when are you facing this problem?
· Has nothing changed on your system just before that this problem has occurred - all new hardware devices installed? New software or updates installed?
· What browser do you use?
· You get an error message until the computer shuts down?
a. uninstall if a third party Flash Player installed.
b. Uninstall and reinstall the Flash Player.
If you are using Internet Explorer, follow the steps below:
1 optimize Internet Explorer.
2 see article below, which speaks of the optimization of Internet Explorer:
You can try the Fix tool mentioned in the article to automatically perform the steps for optimization of Internet Explorer.
1 reset the settings of Internet explorer if you still have the problem.
2 here is a link to reset the Internet Explorer settings:
Try the tool mentioned in the KB article fix to automatically reset the Internet Explorer settings.
I hope that the information above helps you.
Manasa P-Microsoft Support.
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