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Windows 7: Freezing at Welcome Screen

02 Mar 2011   #1

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
Freezing at Welcome Screen

Since installing Windows 7 Ultimate - 2 out of every 5 times I restart/start my computer it will freeze at the Welcome screen and I will have to pull the power cable. I have left it overnight and still nothing. When this first occured I didnt have anything other than Office and possibly some other work related software on the computer, no tweaks, antivirus, your name it. Since then I have tried tweakign with it to fix this issue, have installed AVG 2011, but still nothing...

Please help

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02 Mar 2011   #2

Win 7 Ultimate 64-bit. SP1.

Did your computer come with a pre installed trial Anti Virus
If so how did you uninstall it?

Do you check in Event Viewer for errors frequently?
Note any with a red mark in Application & System.
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02 Mar 2011   #3

Windows 7 Professional x64

In addition to Jan's advice:

Could you please run driver verifier?

Driver Verifier - Enable and Disable

If you get any BSODs, please upload a jcgriff2 report:

Also, test RAM; see here: RAM - Test with Memtest86+
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