These can be cleaned but the procedure varies by model (this happens on desktops also but it's more obvious and easier to deal with). Most, but not all of the OEM or motherboard sites, list drivers, either original install or updates and they frequently include a chipset driver. That was going to be my first guess. or is my best bet just to buy a bigger PSU and install it to see if that fixes the problem? 10-27-2012, 07:55 PM #11 spunk.funk TSF Team, Emeritus have a peek at this web-site
Using the Processes tab on Task Manager gives you a simplified view of whats running, by using Process Explorer you get a much more detailed view. It >still locked up after it sat for awhile. Edited by ZapZap, 26 October 2012 - 11:59 PM. Advertisement Tech Support Guy Home Forums > Operating Systems > Windows XP > Home Forums Forums Quick Links Search Forums Recent Posts Members Members Quick Links Notable Members Current Visitors Recent
Sorry There was an error emailing this page. I restart it every few months (if I remember) and it just runs. I don't think I have any CDs to burn .iso on.Your hard drive is a Western Digital (WDC WD3200JS-60PDB0). SHOW ME NOW CNET © CBS Interactive Inc. / All Rights Reserved.
It > still locked up after it sat for awhile. Display turns white with black stripes and everything is PC freezes randomly and unfreezes when keyboard unplugged. Thanks again... 10-27-2012, 07:45 PM #9 spunk.funk TSF Team, Emeritus Join Date: May 2010 Location: Los Angeles Posts: 35,901 OS: Windows 10 64 bit, Windows 8 64, Go to the "startup" tab and then scroll through the list of programs which are loaded at startup.
The RAM is now fine. Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - could be an overheating problem by scottl / November 21, 2008 10:41 AM PST In reply to: Windows XP system just randomly freezes, I have run numerous software checks, but have been unable to pinpoint a cause for this problem. I have Windows Vista in my HP laptop and it never freezes.
Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - My computer just freezes by Watzman / November 21, 2008 10:57 AM PST In reply to: Windows XP system just randomly freezes, what?s However, neither of you has given enough information to get a good diagnosis. If you're having a computer problem, ask on our forum for advice. I also have AdAware and keep it updated as well and have no spyware programs either.
The same applies with any site resembling anti virus s/ware or other... Below is the DDS file. . Windows Xp Freezes After A Few Minutes i have been a member on the forum for a number of yrs, and you have helped me in the past. My Toshiba freezes when it doesn't get enough ventilation.
This is a time consuming procedure for sure, but a good way to attempt to isolate the problem.Arrow down to the More Information section.Click on the plus (+) sign next to http://phpzipcodelocator.com/windows-xp/still-using-windows-xp-2016.html People are too quick to assume it's a software problem, when, often, it IS a hardware problem. A hard drive that can't read and write information properly certainly can't load an operating system properly.Replace your hard drive if your tests show an issue. Similar Threads XP freezes randomly after installing critical temes, Aug 23, 2003, in forum: Windows XP General Replies: 0 Views: 235 temes Aug 23, 2003 Network adapter causing freezes...
Problems with java games Compaq Boots,Runs Fine But Cap... Edited by ZapZap, 30 October 2012 - 05:10 PM. Any help for this >>problem? http://phpzipcodelocator.com/windows-xp/reinstall-windows-xp-without-cd.html Boot off of the newly created CD and run the short and long tests on the drive. __________________ MemTest | IMGBurn | Seatools Drive Fitness | DataLifeguard |SeaFlash Rufus | Virus/Malware
The whole screen just freezes in place and basically just becomes like a screenshot of what I was doing. Thread Status: Not open for further replies. It appeared that the problem started after I upgraded the XP into XP sp 1.
You could monitor internal temperatures with the free HWMonitor. Password Site Map Posting Help Register Rules Today's Posts Search Site Map Home Forum Rules Members List Contact Us Community Links Pictures & Albums Members List Search Forums Show Threads I would like to provide more information if I can, but I am not sure what information would be relevant. I've also been trying to troubleshoot a weird, out-of-the-blue "security warning" message that appears whenever I click a Start Menu program.
And is it the 32-bit or 64-bit variety?Knowing the answer to the last question is increasingly important these days, as you can't run 64-bit software on a 32-bit OS. Once reported, our moderators will be notified and the post will be reviewed. Discussion is locked Flag Permalink You are posting a reply to: Windows XP system just randomly freezes, what?s causing this? http://phpzipcodelocator.com/windows-xp/svchost-using-100-cpu-windows-7.html BUT ...2.
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