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The memory usage increases and increases and when I saw the memory for svchost.exe it was up to 442300 or might be 4423000. They are all SATA and I spread my programs, music, windows installs and games across various HDDs. A driver may need updating - always go to the manufacturers website for any needed drivers. Staff Online Now etaf Moderator Advertisement Tech Support Guy Home Forums > Operating Systems > Windows Vista > Home Forums Forums Quick Links Search Forums Recent Posts Members Members Quick Links have a peek at this web-site

The screen freezes but the mouse still works and I have to to a hard boot. Maybe? Apply the change, then restart the computer. ----------------------------------------------------------- flavallee, Oct 18, 2014 #5 Sponsor This thread has been Locked and is not open to further replies. Of coarse there is also error checking and defragging as a last resort.   Hope some of this helps.

Windows Vista Freezes After A Few Minutes

This will bring up the repair menu with a list of options. Originally Posted by stoneys-nutz Hello celestialpocky, I think your right, it looks like it is a driver problem, as you are already in safe mode and it's working ok, that tends meenwhile, to anyone not very computer savy, be carefull if you try this...

  • Check and post TSG System Information Utility - found here.
  • Disable everything in the startup tab, and try it.
  • Click Check Now under error checking.To perform a complete check of your hard drive for errors check off both options in the check disk window that pops up.
  • No process can guarantee that Windows Vista will never freeze, but regular maintenance, disk cleaning and careful use can reduce pressure on the operating system and the likelihood of freezing.
  • Muhammad Ahmad September 5, 2012 Facebook Twitter Pinterest Stumbleupon Whatsapp Email I'm using Windows Vista SP1.
  • After reading all of this and others we will talk again trust me.  The freezing started about a week after setup and nothing changes it.
  • Hello celestialpocky, I think your right, it looks like it is a driver problem, as you are already in safe mode and it's working ok, that tends to confirm it. (although
  • I have reinstalled the operating system without any software to no avail either.
  • It turned outt he USB controller was not booting properly.

Try to use one of the already mentioned programs to 1. the site errored the 1st time...   Thursday, August 02, 2007 7:14 AM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote VISTA FREEZE PROBLEM SOLVED! hmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmm Report Glundar- Jul 18, 2009 at 09:33 AM Well I have to say that I have a ADM Phenom II X3 720 and whenever I play games (It was bought Windows Vista Freezes After Startup this what I have.

My symptoms begin with Explorer window not responding. Windows Vista Freezes Up Constantly Report co-fused- Jan 7, 2010 at 08:41 AM Thanks "ashford man", you gave a place to start. Running too many programs in the background can often lead to poor performance and freezing. https://www.vistax64.com/general-discussion/234063-vista-freezing-after-5-minutes.html Computer Specs Member: SLI-30315 CHolschuh CPU: q6700 2666 Memory: 8189(8 GB) Dual NVIDIA GPUs: NVIDIA GeForce 9800 GTX+|NVIDIA GeForce 9800 GTX+ Sound: USB Audio Device|Realtek High Definition Audio Hard Drive(s): C:\

It makes me mad bc sometimes they work and sometimes it doesnt. Report jess757- Dec 3, 2009 at 12:38 PM which recent vista updates did you delete? Software up to date, drivers up to date, BIOS, up to date, memory... Uncheck "Do not show this window when I start HiJackThis".

Windows Vista Freezes Up Constantly

I don't have quad core so that's not the issue. http://www.tomshardware.com/forum/241940-44-vista-freezes-minutes-booting it is a Vista Bug I am using a RAIDed partition for set up my Vista Ultimate, and I think there is no a fully functionable RAID manger on Vista . Windows Vista Freezes After A Few Minutes My problems just started about a month ago. Windows Vista Home Premium Freezes I tried the drivers and it didnt work.

CPU QX9650 (black box) [email protected] Motherboard Asus P5Q Premium Memory 8GB-4x2GB Corsair Dominator DDR 2-1066 Graphics Card 2 x ASUS EAH 4870 X 2 (Quad) Sound Card Supreme FX 2 Monitor(s) Check This Out You will probably find that it is network-related and being used to check that you have the most current set of virus definitions or it is all of the startup files After you install this item, you may have to restart your computer. That did not help. Vista Freezes Randomly

All I know is I've never had so much trouble with a comuter locking up and files getting so messed up.  does anyone have any suggestions on burning cd's?  That is if you want to disable it, please go to start then run then type in "msconfig.exe" then the config utility will display. Now I think it is because I was going back and forth from the sleep allowed to high performance power setting... http://upxpress.net/windows-vista/windows-vista-takes-more-time-to-shut-down.php Searched Windows Updates in case I missed something and even removed a couple I was worried about.

Be warned. when it loads it will give you the list of all ACPI errors.   "IRQARB: ACPI BIOS does not contain an IRQ for the device in PCI slot 7, function 0. I changed to Ribbons and seems to work fine now....

they really did help with this.   Hope this helps someone!       Saturday, August 04, 2007 4:32 AM Reply | Quote All replies 0 Sign in to vote Now,

Im running Vista Home Premium 32bit and it locks up during games. Before installing Vista, the only part of the pc that runs are simple instructions from the BIOS before checking for a boot partition on the hard disks. Your problem is likely a hardware problem but run the anti-virus program in safe mode. Eventually the PC would totally lock up coming out of sleep mode after two or three mouse clicks, forcing me to cold boot my PC.

or go www.win7.dell.com i am not sure if the link will help you though. For that command part, I don't know which one to use on that link you gave me... Advertisement tay500 Thread Starter Joined: Oct 18, 2014 Messages: 2 My laptop is crashing every single time I start it up. have a peek here Uninstall programs you never use to reduce the burden on your processor.

I did try waiting over night to see it would come back from whatever it was trying to do, but it was still locked up.  Windows reports no problems in Event SeaTools for DOS tutorial - ISO to CD http://knowledge.seagate.com/articles/en_US/FAQ/201271en http://www.tacktech.com/display.cfm?ttid=287 ====== Start >Control Panel>System. Nothing will stop it..task manager wont load all i can do is hold down the power button. But I tried the two programs you listed, its still freezing..