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I ha... Does anyone know what's going on and can anyone please help? Any help would be great 6 answers Last reply May 28, 2006 More about computer freezes opening folders Dr_HouseMay 25, 2006, 10:27 AM Have you installed any software recently or downloaded Showing results for  Search instead for  Do you mean  Sign Up Home > VAIO Computers > VAIO - Software & Other Operating Systems > my laptop freezes whenever i open a

Actually, there are many posts talking about the same pdf viewing issue by googling, check whethe there is one that solves your problem. Report Inappropriate Content Reply 0 Kudos arronlee Enthusiast I can't even right click it and copy, my computer hangs even if I click on the files accidentally. OK thanks but how do I know what files are causing the issue and need to be deleted? That's ok, leave it there.

If your physical memory is mostly free, try opening the last program used, and then open one program at a time to see if any of your frequently used apps are I run virus and malware scans frequently using Comodo. The first cause is physical—laptops will often (somewhat paradoxically) freeze when overheated. it removes the virus of ur pc and it wil be alright Aniket singh October 27, 2012 at 6:25 am Ur computer may be affected by virus..

Once all the files show up in the box, and there can be quite a few some times, click on "Edit" in the upper left of the window, choose "Select All" Get the answer pip_75May 26, 2006, 8:40 AM I don't think its because I have a slow computerAMD Atlon 64 X2 4200 stock heatsink/fanAsus A8N SLI Premium moboEVGA 7800GTX 256 MB1 Do note that Data Execution Prevention (DEP) is a security feature that can help prevent damage to your computer from viruses and other security threats. Example- Last night, I had Firefox (one tab: Pandora) open and iTunes open.

You may face a problem at some point of time when you find that your Windows Explorer crashes or freezes frequently. Please refer to our CNET Forums policies for details. When the little box pops up, place a CHECK mark in the "Delete all offline content", then click on OK. Re: Adobe Reader freezes after opening a document Kefayati Apr 17, 2012 7:05 PM (in response to nofb1) I have the same problem!

If you believe this post is offensive or violates the CNET Forums' Usage policies, you can report it below (this will not automatically remove the post). Login _ Social Sharing Find TechSpot on... Reply Topic Options Subscribe to RSS Feed Mark Topic as New Mark Topic as Read Float this Topic to the Top Bookmark Subscribe Printer Friendly Page « Message Listing « Previous Often solutions to specific problems can be found with a bit of Google-Fu—you can diagnose a lot of problems just by knowing the symptoms and the make and model of your

sadsephirothMay 26, 2006, 9:35 AM That's just explorer crashing. Dell XPS 27 Review: A New Standard for All-in-One Audio Best Tech Deals of Today: 4K TVs, Tablets, and More Best Fitbit: Choose the Right Tracker For Your Needs Tom’s guide It will work. Do the Scandisk first, then the Defrag.

Please turn JavaScript back on and reload this page. To prevent future problems, make the most of your memory by cleaning up and defragging your hard drive, and consider upgrading with more RAM. What is the version of your adobe reader? I traced it to IA32.api.

  1. When that loads, make sure you're viewing the "General" tab, then click on the "Delete Files" button in the "Temporary Internet Files" section.
  2. To ferret out memory problems, start by finding out where memory is being used.
  3. I can close adobe down but cannot do anything else.
  4. Several programs add items to the right-click context menu.
  5. Until it freezes again a little later and we have to go through the process again.
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You can also open a Support Request at Microsoft or visit our TWC Forums if you need additional help. More about : windows update file explorer hangs Reply to wdmiller01 Best solution Laptop_Nerd October 13, 2015 10:07:13 PM Hi, First run this fix it from Microsoft to reset the Windows Nov 10, 2011 #5 (You must log in or sign up to reply here.) Show Ignored Content Similar Topics Freezes during games & freezes when I try to restart it (multiple weblink Re: Adobe Reader freezes after opening a document Ankit_Jain Feb 20, 2012 4:30 AM (in response to nofb1) Adobe Reader does not display any AD of any sort.

Plug-Ins attempts: Holding Shift when Acrobat starts keeps the problems from happening (but I need many of the Plug-Ins). windows loads like a 10 min clip of each video into ram (which takes time byitself) if there is errors in ram, the pc may freeze. the drive doesn't freeze) and delete the files which causes the problem in your system.

Note: When you create the cServices Key folder a Key named (Default) may be automatically create, this is OK.

More importantly, what steps can be taken to prevent freezing in the future? This was cute when he was five, but worrisome at seventeen. Eeks. Usually as I remember.

He earned his degree in Communications from... If an option doesn't help you, you may want to restore it back to its default, where applicable & possible. Home News Windows Downloads Security Edge IE Office Phone General Forum About Fix: Windows explorer crashes or freezes RECOMMENDED: Click here to fix Windows errors and improve system performance The Windows I have uninstall and reinstalled can anyone help p Options Mark as New Bookmark Subscribe Subscribe to RSS Feed Highlight Print Email to a Friend Report Inappropriate Content ‎08-08-2013 11:41 AM

Run out of RAM and you'll find yourself running into issues, including slowdowns in performance, stuttering during processor-intensive tasks, and even full blown lockups and blue screens. Update your drivers and see if it helps. 13) Start your Windows in Safe Mode and see if you can recreate the problem. It will be appreciated very much.Best regards,Arron Report Inappropriate Content Reply 0 Kudos MarkCr Moderator Posts: 1,415 Registered: ‎10-10-2013 Message 5 of 5 (1,886 Views) Re: my laptop freezes whenever i Nov 8, 2011 #3 PimpSmurf TS Rookie Have you tried restarting and running PC in safe mode and then running antivirus/malware scan software sometimes you can catch malicous software in safe

Re: Adobe Reader freezes after opening a document nofb1 Apr 23, 2012 12:44 PM (in response to nofb1) The best solution really was to discard Adobe Acrobat Reader and install Foxit These types of attacks can harm your programs and files. Facebook Google+ Twitter YouTube Subscribe to TechSpot RSS Get our weekly newsletter Search TechSpot Trending Hardware The Web Culture Mobile Gaming Apple Microsoft Google Reviews Graphics Laptops Smartphones CPUs Storage Cases Re: Adobe Reader freezes after opening a document MB_UK Apr 21, 2012 7:50 AM (in response to Nikhil.Gupta) I have the same problem.