Windows 7 32-Bit, my PC freezes randomly and lagging.
Since I turned off my computer by pressing the power button, it started to freeze during execution of programs. I have to go to Safe Mode and restart my PC x 3 to be able to run my PC smoothly. Help, please!
Blocking by using the btn pwr is not the proper way to shut down a PC, you use the start > Shutdown to win first
I have a Toshiba Satellite Pro R850-15F who gave me four years in refurbished condition and so it is quite old.
I have recently installed Windows 10 and things seemed to work very well.
However, last week, I noticed that at least once a day my laptop freezes randomly and immediately the internal fan accelerates, becomes much stronger and a cold air. Whenever this happens, I turned off the laptop and turn it back on it.
After that, it works normally again until the next time it freezes. I don't know anything about computer hardware, but I suspect that it is a problem of series and I wanted to get some advice in case my laptop is close to dying.
If anyone has any help or advice or suggestions to solve the problem, then I would be extremely grateful if you would contact me.
Hope to hear from someone soon,
On this virtual path, it is not easy to say what the problem is here. To me, it looks like problem with some background process that as a result of extremely high CPU usage that locks the phone whole.
High CPU usage means more heat in such situation the fan starts to run a lot faster.
Have you noticed this behavior with a specific action or the use of certain applications?
When I use Windows Maovie Maker, the program keeps freezing upwards and says that it does not. I close and try again, but get the same question. in the past, I used this program very well without any problem. Now I do one or two things in the tyring program to create a video and it freezes. Any suggestions how I can fix this problem?
The three main causes of problems of Movie Maker are:
(1) incompatible or damaged source files.
(Photos / videos / Audio clips)
Several formats are apparently compatible with
Movie Maker, but the most reliable choices are:
Photos - bmp
Video - wmv or dv - avi
Audio - wav, wma, wmv
(2) problems with video filters
Open Movie Maker and go... Tools / Options /.
Compatibility tab and disable all filters / OK.
If this does not help, try going back to the same
location and on the left, click on the 'all the default settings.
button. / OK.
(3) too large or complex project
Create small projects.
Add less Transitions, effects, etc...
Erratic mouse behavior. Mouse hanging, the gel for a full second or more, accompanied by a Windows event sound, generally. Sometimes, there is just a slight pause and no noise Windows event. Sometimes the mouse acceleration changes after freezing. Sometimes, more rarely, my mouse will be dropped by the operating system... the laser light on the underside turns off and I have to unplug the mouse and plug it in again so he can be recognized.
What happens almost all the time. I want to use Windows mainly to play a game, World War II online: Battleground Europe. It is a shooting mmo first-person. This problem is annoying enough on the desktop. Unsuable for FPS games. I plan to have to file using Windows 7 64 bit for now.
I have this problem as soon as Windows 7 64-bit.
The problem with Windows 7 64 bit after trying many many solutions/solutions offered on the Internet.
I did not need to determine what event could be linked to it in the event Log Viewer, or if it is even an event that is be connected here.
NOTE: My mouse (G3) Logitech MX518 Gaming tips works fine, without any problems whatsoever, under Windows XP Professional SP3 32-bit with all latest updates or on Ubuntu 10.4 (Lucid Lynx) 64-bit. I never had no problem with this mouse at any time under these operating systems. These operating systems will run an intensive game if I want to, throughout the day.
Steps in my last attempt to solve the problem.
I was looking not all parameters of the BIOS at once at the beginning. For example, I have disabled "Intel Speedstep" to see if that would solve the question. Then restarted in BIOS and disabled the C1E function when I discovered that disabling Speedstep alone does not resolve the issue. ECT, ect...
I have not installed Norton Internet Security 2010 for awhile while I tried various solutions of Workaround available and listed below in case this is the question. No difference, so NIS 2010 is now installed.
Remember, that this behavior occurs that when Windows 7 64 bit is installed properly.
(1) clean install of Windows 7 64-bit, for the third time now
(2) installed the Runtime Visual C++ 2008 64 bit v9.0.30729.4148 than kb973552/KB969706 downloaded from--> http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?displaylang=en&FamilyID=2051a0c1-c9b5-4b0a-a8f5-770a549fd78c
(a) just in case Rebooted and then install the same version of the Visual C++ 2008 for 32-bit environment Runtime in Windows 7 64 bit
(3) installed Windows 7 64 - bit drivers
(a) Marvell Yukon 88E8056 Gigabit Ethernet on-board NIC Driver v18.104.22.168 (15/02/2010)
(b) various software of Creative Labs creative Labs X - Fi Titanium 64-bit driver v2.17.0007 and all updates for them.
(c) Software Driver of Intel Chipset v22.214.171.1245 (22/12/2009). Seems to just install an update from the hard disk of 64-bit driver.
(d) ATI Catalyst 10.3 Driver
(4) installed Windows updates
NOTE: I have not installed the latest four updates for now, three of them are security updates have a publication Date: 09/02/2010. I decided to not install these due to a mistake of "Circular kernel context logger" that I already saw in the viewer of the event log, recorded by "Microsoft-Windows-Kernel-EventTracing" event ID: 2 now, I'm not having this issue.
NOTE: I also installed a driver in option, the ACPI ATK110 driver, which installs the following file--> C:\Windows\System32\drivers\ASACPI.sys - he has listed as the version of the file 1043.2.15.37 and dated 29/03/2005. In a previous installation of Windows 7 64 bit, I downloaded an update of the present of Asus contained in a file/AMDCoolnQuiet_Utility_V21801_XPVistaWin7.zip utility and installed. I started the utility and he gave me the message that my system was not supported by "Asus Cool ' n Quiet. It's ASACPI.sys file was dated some time in 2009, rather than in 2005. Since my last Windows 7 install, I have currently a bit the 2005 version proposed by Windows Update installed. I don't know if this file is to load or used by Windows 7 64 bit. But I wonder...
Is this a problem?
(5) installed software v6.00.68 Logitech Setpoint (Version 4.90.80 driver) for Windows 7 64-bit
NOTE: I have not installed this in previous installations of 64-bit Windows 7 and had hoped that this would cure the problem. No change, the problem still persists.
(6) went into the BIOS and reset to the default settings
(7) BIOS: Set A.I. OC (overlcock) to "Manual" and left to deafult values so that the CPU isn't overclocked automatically or manually sort
(8) BIOS: Establish timimgs settings memory, memory voltage and the voltage Northbridge, according to my memory (memory Mushkin) manufacturer's recommendations
NOTE: Again, I didn't have never had any problem at all in Windows XP Pro 32 bit SP3 or Ubuntu 10.4 64 bit with these settings. These operating systems will run an intensive game if I want to, throughout the day.
(9) BIOS: The value of Intel Speedstep "Disabled".
(10) BIOS: C1E (Enhanced Halt State) value to "disabled".
(11) BIOS: Set the Mode of the ACPI Power / Suspend 'S3' only '
(12) BIOS: Set ACPI 2.0 Support to 'Active '.
NOTE: On, off, on any settings/functions above not has not solved the problem. I have I have not tried all the single 'combination', but in any case, make no change with the mouse.
(13) in Windows 7, I selected the Option to 'High Performance' and the value "USB selective suspend setting" to "Disabled" with updated BIOS options as shown in steps 9 to 12 above
NOTE: With BIOS defined that way there is no setting "Processor Power Management" in the Options of food, other than the 'political cooling system' (active/passive).
I left this game to 'Active '.
Is this a problem?
(14) tried monitoring DPC latency with the download link for the "DPC latency Checker" utility No visible ears in the utility during the mouse freezes / breaks
(1) Intel Core2Duo E8600 (3.33 GHz, 6 MB L2, Stepping E0, CPU Cache not OC had) on Asus P5Q Deluxe (Intel P45 Chipset + ICH10R Southbridge) with BIOS 2301
(2) Zlaman CNPS9700 LED 110 mm thermal heatsink / CPU fan
(3) Thermaltake W0116RU 750W modular POWER supply
(4) Mushkin 4 GB (2 x 2 GB) DDR2 1066 (PC2-8500) RAM in Dual-Channel mode (value 5-5-15-2T timings and various other such defined memory recommended by Thierry timings.) Voltage of the memory the value 2.02v and Northbridge as recommended by Mushkin value 1.32v in the BIOS. I have never had any problem in Windows XP 32 - bit or Ubuntu 10.4 64-bit)
(5) driver software Intel Chipset v126.96.36.1995 (22/12/2009)
6) HIS (ATI) HD 512 MB 4850 with IceQ4 cooler with Catalyst 10.3 driver
(7) creative SB X - Fi Titanium with driver v2.17.0007
(8) Marvell Yukon 88E8056 Gigabit Ethernet NIC onboard with driver v188.8.131.52 (15/02/2010)
(9) Unicomp Tactile Feedback(non-mushy, clickity-clack) USB wired keyboard
(10) Logitech (G3) Gaming MX518 Wired Optical mouse with the Logitech Setpoint software (Version 4.90.80 driver) v6.00.68 for Windows 7 64-bit
11) MultiSync Samsung 214 t 21 "screen LCD Digital (1600 x 1200 native res)
(12) Microsoft Sidewinder Forcefeedback 2 USB Joystick
(13) western Digital 500 GB GB w/16 MB Cache SRTL disk HARD 7200 RPM Sata 3.0 GB / s
(14) v9.28.1886 DirectX Redistributable (February 2010)
(15) cooler Master Cosmos 1000 Full-Tower Case
(16) Norton Internet Security 2010 (firewall and anti-virus)
(17) Internet Connection Comcast 1.5 MB/s cable
(18) Windows 7 64 bit ultimate
19) Ubuntu 10.4 (Lucid Lynx) 64-bit
Can I have found the solution that worked for me. It is probably too early to tell, I'll need more time to be sure. But in case he solved the problem for me, I'll post what seems to have worked as suggested on a post, I came across from another forum. Consider a guy who tried many suggestions, maybe that's the answer. Heck, I had tried a few other things that I have said in my original post. But in any case, so far, my system and mouse seem to work very well on the desktop for the last hour and a half. I have not tried yet game.
(1) uninstall the Windows Update KB977074 (January 2010 stability and reliability update for Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 R2).
(2) reboot and leave your system for a couple / few minutes after the restart.
(3) just in case... Restart again, and then reinstall the KB977074.
(4) restart to complete the installation.
January 2010 stability and reliability update for Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 R2 info and the download link-->
Best regards and good luck,
Im running windows 7 32 bit, quadcore medion PC. I'm also a bit of a novice and get a little frustrated with this issue.
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My HP Pavilion dv6 on occasions stops to avoid overheating. My OS is windows 7 (64-bit), I cleaned the vents and the fan. How can I check cooling fan is working correctly
My laptop HP Pavilion dv6 shutsdown to avoid overheating. My OS is windows 7 (64-bit). I cleaned the vents and cooling fan, but I continue to have problems with closing to avoid overheating.
Is there a test I can perform to verify that the cooling fan is working properly. All of the suggestions. Thank you
You can use speedfan http://www.almico.com/speedfan.php
I've been running Win7 64 bit for quite awhile now and only up to what a few weeksa go started having problems with Adobe Reader continues to ask me how I wanted to read a document and click here to save the settings, and don't ask me again. The box has never worked and it will continue to ask me questions constantly everytime I open a new PDF file.
I finally understood how to get rid of the nagging dialog box but now everytime I open a new tab with a PDF file in it and then close the tab, IE8 crashes and tries to pick up the tab. It's never happened before.
What is the cause and how to fix this? Please notify.
Upgrade to 9.3 this morning and the problem remains. Tried to uninstall all traces of Adobe Reader and reinstall but still no dice.
Problem happens also to home on a similar computer running Win 7 64 bit and use an earlier version of Acrobat and Adobe Reader.
Right-click on the IE8 icon in the taskbar. A menu pop ups upward. Right click again on 'Internet Explorer'. Then left click on "Run as Administrator". I had another problem with the drive and this has solved the problem. The problem I had was that I couldn't save PDFs in IE8. This solves this problem.
My PC freezes on more random stuff, some examples:
and after that it freezes, the only way to make it work again is to hit the RESET buttonI'm running on the following specifications
- by logging into starcraft 2, after I click on "CONNECT".
- start the update for assassin creed game Launcher 2
- After opening a browser right after startup
- other internet related things like updates on my antivirus (KIS) software
Any help would be greatly appreciated, thank YOU! :)
- 64-bit Windows 7 Home Premium
- MSI p55-gd80 (MoBo)
- Intel Core i7-870/CoolerMaster V6 GT
- 4 GB ddr3 Kingston HyperX 1333
- Palit gts-250
- Wireless N 150 Desktop Adapter D-Link
- Thermaltake Toughpower XT 775w
Did you use all the methods in the above troubleshooting utility?
Check with the support of SC2 game and ask in their forums (if any). Ask in answers
Forums as well.
Forums and support to StartCraft 2
Answers - Windows 7 - game Forum
Kaspersky could easily be the problem. Disable it simply will not stop it from loading songs of
itself so its best to uninstall. Uninstall, and then run the tool of suppression and/or special instructions
prevent the remnants left that can cause strange problems. Recommendations for use while
tests, even better permanently.
Kaspersky - removal tool
List of tools to clean/uninstall anti-malware programs
Here's what I use and recommend: (these are all free and very effective versions.)
Avast and Prevx proved extremely reliable and compatible with all I have
launched on them. Microsoft Security Essentials and Prevx have also proven to be very
reliable and compatible. Use MSE or Avast and Prevx, Prevx 3 but not all.
Avast Home free - stop any shields is not necessary except leaving Standard, Web, and
Operation of the network.
Prevx - Home - free
Windows Defender (is not necessary if you use MSE)
Protected IE - mode
IE 8 - SmartScreen filter WE (IE 7 phishing filter)
I also IE always start with asset if filter InPrivate IE 8.
(It may temporarily turn off with the little icon to the left of the + bottom
right of IE)
Two versions of Avast are available 5.x and 4.8 x
Avast - home - free - 5.x stop shields you do not use (except files, Web, network, &)
Shields of behavior) - double click on the icon in the Notification area - real time Orange - click on the
Shield that you want to stop - STOP. To stop the Orange icon to show an error indicator-
Click on the Orange icon - top right - settings - click on the status bar - uncheck shields you
disabled - click OK
Avast 4.8 x - home - free - stop shields, you don't need except leaving Standard, Web,.
and the network running. (Double-click the blue icon - look OK. - upper left - Shields details
Finish those you don't use).
Or use Microsoft Security Essentials - free
Prevx works well alongside MSE or Avast
Prevx - home - free small, fast, exceptional protection CLOUD, working with other security
programs. It is a single scanner, VERY EFFICIENT, if it finds something come back here
or use Google to see how to remove.
PCmag - Prevx - Editor's choice
Also get Malwarebytes - free - use as scanner only. If you ever think malware and that
would be unusual with Avast and occasional Prevx running with the exception of a low level cookie
(not much), to UPDATE and then run it as a scanner. I have a lot of scanners and they
never find anything of note that I started to use this configuration.
I hope this helps.
Rob Brown - Microsoft MVP - Windows Expert - consumer: bike - Mark Twain said it right.
I have a Lenovo T500. It's a computer refurbished who came to me with the firmware of a Lenovo.
I am a student and I bought the edition of window 7 students. Since I installed it, the computer crashes on me at very random times. At first, I thought it was the bios and so I updated this. No luck. The computer hangs when it is connected or when using the battery. Sometimes this will happen in stages where Excel crashes but I still might be able to click on other programs. But when I try to save, close other programs or restart then the computer crashes completely.
I plan to do a clean Windows 7 install in case there is a conflict with some of the divers that Lenovo put on my computer. Is there anything else I should try first?
Windows Update has nothing to do with the upgrade of Windows. Posting here instead: http://social.answers.microsoft.com/Forums/en-US/w7install/threads ~ Robear Dyer (PA Bear) ~ MS MVP (that is to say, mail, security, Windows & Update Services) since 2002 ~ WARNING: MS MVPs represent or work for Microsoft
Some basic information:
(a) my laptop is brand new, I bought it less than a month ago and I started experiencing this problem in the beginning, very annoying.
(b) my laptop freezes after inactivity for 20-30 minutes, I have to remove the power cable and reconnect it to restart the computer
(c) the freezing happens daily when I have access to the Internet with Internet Explorer or Google Chrome, no difference between these two.
(d) I have Windows 7 Home Premimum with the latest updates.
(e) I get no error message when the computer freezes, it freezes only when idle, as when I leave my computer for 20-30 minutes
(f) I ran the disk check, I did the clean boot and I have configured the power setting, but the problem persists.
Can someone help me? I searched this problem on the Internet and it seems to be a common problem with Windows 7. I've never had such problems with my previous computers with Windows XP and Windows Vista.
This isn't a common problem.
Do you have what programs or utilities maintenance installed?
This external devices you have connected?
Using Dell DataSafe? If not, uninstall
Do you wrong used windows update to install the recommended updates, as apposed to important updates?
Recently, I had a virus and had to reinstall windows. After installation, I've updated all the drivers and Windows updates. My mouse, keyboard, monitor, and wireless adapter to work correctly. After about 3 weeks, I went to install my printer. I installed the hardware, but it could not connect to the printer. I followed the instructions of the manufacturer again and again but it never connects. His grateful sound because when I turn on the printer or offshore, I hear 'bing', but it doesn't connect. I used the "New hardware found" Wizard with the disc in the drive and it looks right and research, he never does the program on the disk. I tried to use the camera to Windows and the scanner Wizard with no luck.
After that I gave up, I tried to use my camera, that has worked well until I reinstalled it and it happens "New hardware found" and the "new hardware detected" appears, but it does not recognize the CD, just look and watch for hours. I got fed up and finally bought a "plug and play" card reader SD and the bubble appears in the toolbar "new hardware found", but then the "new hardware found" stands and asks a disc! Its a PLUG and PLAY! There is no disc! The material is on the device! It's not my USB ports because he DOES not see something trendy and I checked Device Manager and he said his work without no problems found, but it does not connect to it. Does anyone have any info on what this might be? ANY help with this is greatly appreciated! Thank you
Peripheral Plug n Play need driver for the operation.
PnP means that you do not have to restart the computer to install something.
I suggest to update the drivers for the chipset of your motherboard and see if a firmware update is available for your BIOS.
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I've looked everywhere and can't seem to find this driver. I have all the other drivers found but couldn't find it. Any help is much appreciated as it will make a difference in efficiency if left unattended.
The installer would not work, so you may have to manually update as I did.
Can someone help me get rid of this nuisance? The connection has no problem. Recently my screen becomes black and returns to normal and usually takes a lot of time to come back :/ I can move my mouse and type using the keyboard and do normal stuff as usual. It seems that the monitor is the problem. Any advice?Thanks in advance.
Borrow another monitor and connect it to your PC, put your monitor on the other PC. If your monitor keeps going in the dark on another PC then junk and replace it because it is defective. If the borrowed monitor will Dim on your PC, then you have a video card hardware problem that should be checked.
I ran SFC/scannow this evening and received an error message saying corrupted files had been found, but could not be fixed, and gave me this path to find the journal and view and/or correct the files. I read a few articles in this community on how to access the logs as an administrator. No instructions in all of the arrticles works, I denied access on any line to display the files and I can't have them, either. My laptop Asus G74Sx actually works very well, these corrupt files are something that I should worry and spend hours and hours trying to coax my laptop to me as an administrator? Can someone please tell me how to enter the newspaper and how to fix corrupted files?
First step, run DISM to correct errors. Instructions located in the underside of wikiPlease run a check of system files (SFC) & DISM if you're on win 7 or higher
All instructions are in our Wiki article below... If you have any questions please ask us.
Second step. Re run SFC. If errors occur in the log upload them on a single disc and we give a link to it in your next post
There are MANY false positives and false negatives.
I reinstalled the book without recovery and HP on the screen driver is missing, is there an alternative source of download?
and I'm not sure, but can I check if the rapid start driver installed correctly? He appears in the wizard of support, but since then reinstall it the laptop seems a lot slower then before the recovery of deep sleep.
I use an image of the company, so I had no choice
and is it possible to install adobe without recovery partition software?
Thank you very much in advance,
I solved my problem on the disk hard drive was the installation file. on c:/SWSETUP.
I downloaded the original driver: http://www.sendspace.com/file/x3dl7k
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