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Start at the first option and work your way down until the problem is solved. Helpful +0 Report cholschuh Sep 21, 2009 at 11:55 AM I am also having the same issues with my high end machine. SUBSCRIBEAs low as $1.00/week Home Local In Local Neighborhoods Houston & Texas Traffic Weather Education Politics & Policy Election 2013 Chronicle Investigates Obituaries Staff Blogs Reader Blogs Columnists Opinions & Editorials Anyhow, I suspect that any motherboards that have recently come out may have bugs in the BIOSs (afterall, it is just software) or be old enough to have compatability issues with Check This Out

Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Vista Narcolepsy Annoying! Its not an internet problem bc regular videos on my laptop wont play either. 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 that's all i know

Monday, May 26, 2008 7:32 PM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote wow, I thought it was just me.  but then again, it could still http://www.dell.com/support/Article/SLN265689/EN

Vista Freezes Randomly

Try That And By the way their is a recovery disk manager provided by HP in start menu applications open it and follow the instructions , insert empty dvd disk's one Most users propobly don't know those tools exist. -We tried rolling back to an earlier recovery point... Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - This seem to have fixe my freezing probleme . Ubuntu is running at the moment fine but I want windows back and working like it used too :( Please help ifyou'vefigured it out..

TRY it and post the results Report DGJESS- Jan 8, 2010 at 10:24 PM Normally, if I am on my computer for 5 minutes my computer freezes up....I also have Vista It's driving me nuts. Next morning I did a reboot as recommended by AVG and 3 days later still not 1 freeze up. Windows Vista Freezes Up Constantly I have P35 Neo Mainboard 8600GT and intel core 2 duo!

All rights reserved. Compensation, courts, how can anyone feel safe trying to help someone else anymore?! Will it be fine with home Premium .. https://www.cnet.com/forums/discussions/vista-freezes-every-1-or-2-minutes-232134/ Wife hates new PC and Vista....Thanks Bill Gates.   Wednesday, September 05, 2007 12:50 AM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote Same problem as most.

Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - logitech mice freeze with vista home premium by kevingiardini / May 12, 2007 5:28 AM PDT In reply to: Power Settings You guys, Windows Vista Home Premium Freezes I reinstalled 7 but didn't install the video driver for the zotac and it worked fine. it to the point that my computer is not not usable. 5 minutes in and it freezes. Most motherboard manufacturers make an application that easily allows you to flash the BIOS from windows so look on your motherboard/driver CD.

How To Stop Windows Vista From Freezing

And re-installed Vista Home Premium twice and skipped re-loading several programs that I thought may cause a compatibility problem. https://social.technet.microsoft.com/Forums/office/en-US/dbd0626a-5b53-4eca-b2cc-0573cbe24e12/vista-freezes-up-can-do-nothing-but-hard-reboot?forum=itprovistadesktopui The DRM program and other crap have crippled the operating system.Hope this helps and sorry I don't know the exact answer but I bet I am right.Jimmy CarterYankeesNYwinsI also think you Vista Freezes Randomly Back to Top Uninstall, Reinstall, Update Software If your computer is hanging while using a particular application, try uninstalling the application completely from the computer, then reinstall it and visit the Windows Vista Freezes After Startup John,Thanks for help.

If the Turn Off Computer box appears, choose Restart. his comment is here The authors of this website are not sponsored by or affiliated with any of the third-party trade mark or third-party registered trade mark owners, and make no representations about them, their This tutorial will explain how you can disable the requirement ... this what I have. Vista Keeps Freezing

When you do something that accesses the hard drive the IO call blocks for a few seconds.Fix: Extend time before Vista puts hard drive to sleep in Control Panel -> System You access it by hiting the F8 key during boot up. I even tried to unplugg and replugg the mouse usb port. this contact form You can locate these diagnostics at the link below: Dell PC Diagnostics Back to Top Check Air Vents Blocked air vents can cause performance issues, as the system may not be

It randomly freezes either black screen and cursor or swirly waiting icon. Vista Keeps Freezing Not Responding This is really annoying especially when I’m in the middle of important stuff.   jim

Wednesday, August 01, 2007 3:57 AM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote I have How to disable the lock screen in Windows 8 Windows allows you to lock your screen so that others cannot access your computer without entering your password.

and im afraid to risk it all for Vista Home Premiumn/Ultimate.

I don't have quad core so that's not the issue. if i calculated right, i got the error 57 times!. I tried the drivers and it didnt work. Windows Vista Freezes After Login Well Thank you For you help John its really nice of you!

Wednesday, August 01, 2007 2:54 AM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote Yes meeeee too I have a Toshiba satellite with a XP convert to vista premium 32 bit Report weg- Jan 7, 2009 at 05:37 PM So you should click on Repair -- and then what? Geek Squad the authorized service company offered to come to my house and test compatibility with Vists for $159+ tax. http://intracom2008.com/windows-vista/replace-vista-with-xp.html If the symptoms exist in safe mode, please continue the troubleshooting steps in this article.

I've tried this and will post the results in a day or two... 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 Everything You Should Know about It.Safe way to handle Outlook 2003 Error Code 80040154.What Cause Server Disconnects -- Harmful? / Is It Ok to Get Rid of It?Safe way to handle Nothing will stop it..task manager wont load all i can do is hold down the power button.

it is now back on.... Lucia St. If you wish to have your Windows XP screen lock automatically after a certain amount of time, please see this: How to lock your screen after a certain amount of time it is'nt just vista though.

It takes less than a minute and is completely free! just plain stupid. If you're lucky, the Task Manager appears with the message that you discovered an unresponsive application. Very surprised....I hope that this is the solution for my freezing problem!!!

I can not really use vista. Box 4260 Houston, Texas 77210–4260 © Copyright 2017 Hearst Newspapers, LLC TechNet Products IT Resources Downloads Training Support Products Windows Windows Server System Center Browser   Office Office 365 Exchange Server Granted there are a few posts regarding MS mice I found it interesting that alot of the failures were related to Logitec mice. by azdsl / February 8, 2007 4:06 AM PST In reply to: Vista freezes every 1 or 2 minutes I have the exact same problem.

Bought new from CompUSA and they say its not a problem or something I have done. Right click the desktop , Select Personalization ,Windows Color and Appearance, Change the theme and OK that I am using Vista Basic (Theme) .No further problems with PC.Thanks alot.J.C. Recommend: In order to fix the "Lock-ups In Vista And Xp" error you just need to download and use the SmartPCFixer below. it be like feeding me a line of french.

My tool bar freezes and I can't launch anything new, but the current program that is already open, runs fine.