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Have a HD4870 with 1 Gig of DDR 5 ram. I searched for months and finally found that if you check updates in the flash driver that some of microsofts updates there was a problem with updates for the flash drive Members can monitor the statuses of their requests from their account pages. Because the orignal problem started in August so it could be anything! :S Back to top #13 cryptodan cryptodan Bleepin Madman Members 21,868 posts OFFLINE Gender:Male Location:Catonsville, Md Local time:07:05 http://roguewb.com/windows-vista/vista-freezes-randomly.html

Just a general disclaimer!     Proposed as answer by Tae Song Saturday, September 19, 2009 6:10 PM Tuesday, October 09, 2007 9:23 PM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to If, on a regular basis, the delay is much longer, try the steps suggested at http://www.vistax64.com/tutorials/70563-boot-up.html Joel Alar September 5, 2012 at 9:29 am Hi, Please try to check if you But i don't know. Join our site today to ask your question.

Windows Vista Freezes After A Few Minutes

it still didn't work. 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 Limit the number of programs that start automatically when your computer starts to reduce freezing and memory use. Tech Support Guy is completely free -- paid for by advertisers and donations.

  1. Try That And By the way their is a recovery disk manager provided by HP in start menu applications open it and follow the instructions , insert empty dvd disk's one
  2. It is more noticeable when more software has been installed.
  3. Symptom: Vista starts to freeze up when you are away from the keyboard for several minute...
  4. Reset the Clock on my CPU.All updates etc installed.
  5. Vista freezing after 5 minutes..
  6. XP Pro x64 SP3.

Now I can only do hard-reboots and my screen is completely blank. 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 Access a full list of your programs by clicking on the Windows "Start" button, selecting "Control Panel" and choosing "Uninstall a Program" from the Programs section. Windows Vista Freezes After Startup Helpful +3 Report LMbG Dec 12, 2008 at 02:24 AM Hey I got the same problem, but my pc is not a branded one it is a custom built one, and

Even added more memory.. I will try disableing  a complete list of services I picked up earlier. Do you have an anti-virus program installed? System Manufacturer/Model Number Self Build OS Vista Ultimate x64, SP2. why not find out more Your problem is likely a hardware problem but run the anti-virus program in safe mode.

Only Norton has been disabled. I don't have anything in Event Viewer that corresponds to the time of the crashes. Ubuntu is running at the moment fine but I want windows back and working like it used too :( Please help ifyou'vefigured it out.. XP Pro x64 SP3.

Windows Vista Freezes Up Constantly

When the scan is finished in 30 - 60 seconds, a log file will appear. weblink Thursday, September 18, 2008 11:55 PM Reply | Quote 1 Sign in to vote  I have the same problem.  My Acer laptop boots up and after 2 minutes or so it Windows Vista Freezes After A Few Minutes General Discussion Vista x64 keeps freezing 5 minutes after bootI have had it. . . Windows Vista Home Premium Freezes another quadcore and a custom build.

Start the Pc using the Cd and run the memory test overnight or for at least 8 passes. this content Any help would be appreciated. blues_harp28 said: ↑ How old is the laptop? different boards, different ages,... Vista Freezes Randomly

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. Gr tay500, Oct 18, 2014 #1 Sponsor blues_harp28 Trusted Advisor Joined: Jan 9, 2005 Messages: 17,964 Hi, it could any of the following. After about 2 hours I finally found a problem - Tablet PC Input Service - if this ran, it would crash. weblink Vista, 2gb memory.

OS Vista Home Basic x32 bit Reply With Quote New 25 Jun 2009 #6 stoneys-nutz View Profile View Forum Posts Private Message Gamerholic Join Date : Apr 2008 Wale's Posts First with just IE, then with other programs (ie, quicken). Do not run too many programs at the same time, especially if some of them use a lot of memory.

Advertisement tay500 Thread Starter Joined: Oct 18, 2014 Messages: 2 My laptop is crashing every single time I start it up.

why would that even be coming up you know?? It randomly freezes either black screen and cursor or swirly waiting icon. 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:\ If I leave the PC while it has frozen, more often than not, it will sort itself out after around 5 minutes.

There is no harm in trying this (unless the flashing process fails....then there is) and since I flashed mine, I have noticed a big speed difference from within Vista.   Also, I had the freezing problem for a while, and I couldn't understand why sometime it would work (windows media center with TV tuner, some video player, some video streaming from internet-but Thanks for your help! check over here Thread Status: Not open for further replies.

Try to use one of the already mentioned programs to 1. Defrag runs on a schedule, so it can and will run while you are at the keyboard.  It will also run when the computer is idle and the user is away. Remove unused files with Disk Cleanup. Sunday, August 05, 2007 12:28 AM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote Olorin's suggestion about going into msconfig appears to be the winner.  I went and disabled all non MS/Intel/HP stuff, which

it won't stop freezing after I have it turned on for about 5 minutes. I am no expert but if your system was working then stops working then something will have recently changed, system restore would have been a good idea but I had switched If you are using p2p software it thinks you have a email spam program running it then kicks in emproxy which runs at 100% and locks up your computer, if you do XP Pro x64 SP3.

Lets try one more thing before you try a re-install, open system config, it will look like this. Maybe? the site errored the 1st time...   Thursday, August 02, 2007 7:14 AM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote VISTA FREEZE PROBLEM SOLVED! Whenever I try to log in to Windows, the computer freezes after a few minutes.

This thread is now locked and can not be replied to. About 2 months ago i had this exact same problem. Its the video drivers conflicting with the OS. But anyhow, about an hour after I did that, and everything seemed normal "my computer said it installed the new device, as usual".

I've had the laptop now for 3 weeks, if this problem can't be solved them I'll have to return the entire laptop for a refund. I defragged the machine near the start of this and also ran Disc Cleanup. Leave a comment Helpful +23 Report pseudonym Jan 7, 2010 at 04:14 PM This power management solution worked!!!! So I moved to Vista 64 and had the freeze problem again.

Running Vista Home Premium 64 bit.