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Computer freezes My granddaughter has had this computer about 1 year and we have had to have recovery done several times. It keeps freezing up after about 10-15 min. It came with Vista operating program.
I have several recommendations you should consider:\015\012\015\0121: Disable hibernation option. Vista has not perfected this yet. If it freezes when you try to wake it up, this might be the problem.\015\0122: Identify how much R ... Gateway MX8711 Notebook
Wireless issues with my Dell XPS/Dimension One desktop
Even if it's a new Dell, you may need to update either the drivers for the wireless card or the BIOS. Also, verify which protocol your Dell is set to use (i.e. 802.11g, 802.11b, auto-select, etc.). Dell may have fixed to to a slower proto ... Dell XPS One Desktop
Computer ranbdomly shuts down
Your last question was very observant. NO, without an O/S, there is nothing to make a anti-virus program run.I suggest the problem in the beginning, was that the laptop was overheating. Once the processor becomes too hot, (Processors have ... HP Pavilion dv4015CL PC Notebook
Laptop freezes my toshiba a300-1mc keeps freezin all the time it will load to the desktop but if i try do anything it will just freeze up any help wud be great
First you should go into safe mode and get a start up manager program and stop the programs from running at start up ,clean your computer with all in one cleaning software i have auslogics boost speed, upgrading your ram would help making it faster, ... Toshiba Satellite A300-0CF035 Notebook
My Dell Inspiron will not start up all the way. When I turn it on desktop comes up after about 10 minutes and then everything freezes. Its slow as hell to start up and most times it will even freeze up before windows fully comes up. Help! Right now there's no virus protection on it. I was in the middle of trying to download it, realized I was doing it wrong and then this happened. I've been trying to get in for about 2 days but nothing works. I keep holding down the botton to turn it off and sta
Ur boot files are being corrupted either there is a trojen or a virus that's preventing the Win from working.\015\012do this...when u switch on the machine press F8 function key and try to load in Safe Mode. if u can do that then get Tuneup Uti ... Dell Inspiron 1525 Notebook
Runs very slow and freezes frequently
I would also like to make a recommendation as well :)\015\012\015\012I notice the suite of programs you are using to speed up your computer, ( spyware doctor etc. etc.). If any of those things are running in your background, it can hog u ... Dell Dimension 4600 PC Desktop
It keeps crashing, icons go missing, desktop background changes
These sounds like it could be related to Malware. I would suggest three things. A malware scan, a maintenance cleaning, and checking your startup applications.To run a malware scan goto: www.trendmicro.com/housecallAnd follow ... Acer Aspire One A150-1006 Notebook
My computer has been very slow and I would like to take it back to factory settings. Do I reformat the hard drive or do I do something else??
You can reinstall windows or use your restore dvd/cd that is something like using a hammer to open eggs. Seeing how this is summer you need to make sure your slow isn't hardware. Put your hand on \015\012the back of the case where ... HP Pavilion dv1000 Notebook
My Acer Aspire 3680 is running very slow and freezing up all the time, online and off. I've ran my virus scan many times and it is showing nothing. I moved all pictures, music, etc. to an external hard drive (to free up space). I've purchased both, an Adware and a Registry scan and cleanup and nothing is detected, or helping. Defrag. does nothing. What could be wrong?
It could be overheating, and automatically reducing the CPU-speed, in order to try to generate less heat.\015\012\015\012\015\012Click Start\015\012Right-mouse-button click on My Computer.\015\012Click Properties.\ ... Acer Aspire 3680 Laptop
Replacing Norton with anything else
Norton is a real pain, and can be a bigger pain to get rid of. First, go to filehippo.com and download CCleaner, and also download AVG, but save the AVG download to the desktop. After removing Norton you will be using AVG for your antivirus. Once you ... HP Pavilion N5415 Notebook
Slow system, hard disk problem?
First off, get any important data off NOW. If it took 48 hours for disk check to run AND it found bad clusters your hard drive is on it's way out. Consider yourself lucky that you are getting an early warning sign. Normally computers get slow for the ... Acer PC Desktops
Hard drive performance issues
It appears that the wireless may be what is causing the problem. is it an internal wireless card or an add on pcima or usb type ?\015\012I would suggest uninstalling the wireless device and rebooting as a test. when you boot to safe mode you ... Dell Inspiron 1501 Notebook
Very slow boot up!
Something else to try,\015\012Do a complete disk defrag, several times if you must. And run a registry cleanup program readily found on Magazine forums such as PC World who have several listed in their downloads section. You will also find a pr ... Dell Dimension 4600 PC Desktop
My computer is very slow
On your desktop click on START, then click on RUN, a small windows will open. Type in (msconfig) without the parenthesis., this will open the system configuration windows and make sure (Normal startup is selected) then click on the (STARTUP) tab, cli ... E-Machines eMachines Desktop PC
Spyware my system is extremely slow getting lot of security threats
Disable System Restore temporarily For Windows XP:1: Right click on the My Computer icon on your desktop and select properties.2: Click on the system restore tab.3: Check the box that says "Turn off system res ... PC Laptops
Ma desktop is frozen and task manager cannot display new tasks
Hi I can understand the problem..When you say your desktop is freezing, then i'd say it could be an issue with the system performance.. This need to be cleared off.1) Go to start->Run->msconfig.2) Click on tab star ... HP Compaq Business d530 PC Desktop
Computer slow;freezing up
First choice is the RESTORE option. Installed programs will still be there (may lose desktop icon) and you can always reinstall / re update adobe if needed. After all what good is a virus program and Adobe update if you can'nt use the computer. Ad ... Compaq PC Desktops
My computer is extreamly slow. I click on a desktop icon and then wait and wait for it to respond. My computer is a Dell Inspiron laptop running Windows XP
I just fixed a computer laptop about 3 days ago for this same problem. The owner had 4.6% left (7GB) left on a 142GB HardDrive. It was really slow in responding.\015\012I restart the computer and press F8 so it goes into Safe Mode. That way it ... Dell Inspiron 2200 Notebook
Reloading windows xp
Replacement Drive? If you are talking about a Hard Drive the answer is: You can buy any hard drive as long as it is the same type from any computer store. Take your Hard Drive to the store and tell the sales person that you want another hard drive ... Dell Dimension 4600 PC Desktop
Slow Dell computer 4600 - PC Desktops
Normally computers get slow for the following reasons.1) Infected with malware/viruses. Run free programs available from (CNET) www.download.com. These include MalwareBytes, SPybot Search and Destroy, Adaware.2) Computer hard drive is ful ... PC Desktops
Error when I shut down and slooow
You are seeing a wireless adaptor error and this could be a part of your slow computer.\015\012\015\012When my server is not available my comuters are slow to boot up as they are searching for somthing that is not there.\015\012 ... Dell Latitude D600 Notebook
Slow boot time for Windows XP Pro
Turn on your laptop and keep pressing F8 to get to the boot menu. Choose safe mode and let it boot up into safe mode.After you get into safe mode click on the start button in the bottom left hand corner (or the vista logo). on the run l ... HP Compaq Business Notebook 6910p
Computer running much slower - Not responding.
The most common reason for slow processing speed is insufficient RAM memory.Increase the RAM, if RAM available is no more than 512MB, then it must be upgraded.\015\012\015\012Check also your hard drive state. If y ... Acer Aspire 5735 Notebook
I have a compaq presario xp and I bought 18 wheels of steel american long haul pc game and attempted to play it but it keeps freezing my computer during the loading process. I have tried everything that was instructed to do. when it did play once it was very slow like it was experiencing the same things as a dirty cd but there is no cd required past installation. all of the things required are enabled direct x agp ? etc please help. I returned the previous disc and now have a new one but sa
Does your computer meet the minimum requirements specified on the side of the game box?\015\012\015\012Something else may be causing your computer to go slow.\015\012When the game is running slow start up Task Manager.\015\012 ... PC Desktops
My computer runs unbelievably slowwwwwwwwww. It is
It may well be some form of virus or spy-ware.It may also be that you have too many applications running at once eg. lots of tool-bars and instant message type programs.It can also happen on graphic intensive applications. ... Compaq PC Desktops