Re: Constant computer freeze
- From: "Rick Rogers" <rick@xxxxxxxx>
- Date: Wed, 9 Jul 2008 06:30:26 -0400
You may have a hardware issue. Either a component may be failing or timing
is set incorrectly in the BIOS. I would try installing an alternate OS such
as XP or one of the linux variations to see if the unwanted behavior
It may be the memory as well, and Vista has a built in diagnostic tool you
can run. Just type 'memory diagnostic' into the start/search line to begin.
Best of Luck,
Rick Rogers, aka "Nutcase" - Microsoft MVP
Windows help - www.rickrogers.org
My thoughts http://rick-mvp.blogspot.com
"Opiate46" <Opiate46@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote in message
After installing a fresh copy of Vista (minus SP1) my computer will
freeze up at anywhere from 5 to 10 minutes after starting Vista. I am
to do anything. No mouse or keyboard and apparently yelling doesn't work
either. Absolutely nothing was installed yet. No drivers or other
made attempts to install drivers thinking that a lack of them might be the
problem, but the PC would lock up in the middle of installs as well. My
computer is more than capable of running Vista. Please please help!
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