Random Freezes In XP (im Stumped)
Have you run the manufacturers diagnostics on the drive? However, I do not know how to safely update the bios. and see if that helps, or maybe it could be the harddrive as its about 2.5 years old prophecy09, Apr 11, 2005 #3 physician Joined: Jul 13, 2004 Messages: 1,421 Many learn to find where the drivers are, but I start with the maker.In closing, why is this not a warranty issue? his comment is here
The whole screen just freezes in place and basically just becomes like a screenshot of what I was doing. I changed my power settings "computer/hard disks" to Never. That would be another consideration if you have the dust and heat situation already covered...doc physician, Apr 11, 2005 #4 prophecy09 Thread Starter Joined: Mar 21, 2004 Messages: 25 sometimes Please login or register.Did you miss your activation email? 1 Hour 1 Day 1 Week 1 Month Forever Login with username, password and session length Forum only search News: Home
Computer Freezes Randomly Windows Xp
Back to top BC AdBot (Login to Remove) BleepingComputer.com Register to remove ads #2 Baltboy Baltboy Bleepin' Flame Head BC Advisor 1,430 posts OFFLINE Gender:Male Location:Pennsylvania Local time:02:28 PM Have a game open, but not actively playing it), freezes do not occur even after long hours. Its the video drivers conflicting with the OS. Various RAM configurations including using sticks from my PC.2.
I know back in my Windows XP days I could streamline it to about 20; just figured running that many was normal in W7.I'm 100% sure the readings are from the solved PC restarts randomly as if I pressed the reset button when I am playing games solved PC Randomly Freezes While playing games. Becareful & always run your Ad aware & Anti Virus' at least daily depending on how much you are on.I reccomend two one paid & one free program. Also please exercise your best judgment when posting in the forums--revealing personal information such as your e-mail address, telephone number, and address is not recommended.