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Windows 7: WINDOWS freezes


11 Jun 2011   #1

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
 
 
WINDOWS freezes

Hi
i have had this problem with my Toshiba l500, it will freeze when trying to do things like run dirt 3, but will work fine when doing other things like web browsing and stuff, this also happens when i first started my laptop it was stuck on the loading windows screen. i couldn't do ant thing so i shut down my lap top
os: Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
ram: 4gig (3.86 usable)
processor: Intel core i3 2.13 GHz

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11 Jun 2011   #2

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Windows 7 Home Premium SP1, clean install, upgrade disc
 
 

Can be many causes, your case seems to point toward memory

Here are my solutions to freezing, and an excellent article, which I hope is of some help
Go to search type device manager and look for any yellow warning markers
Download and run malwarebytes, a full scan after you update
Run antivirus scan
Check memory with memtest86
Make sure that you are not over heating.
Try in safe mode; report back if it works properly.
Try a clean boot
Make sure PSU is working properly
If overclocking, restore to original
Test hard drive at company website.
Test in safe mode, does it still happen?
Try with clean boot..
http://support.microsoft.com/kb/929135
http://support.microsoft.com/kb/929135
http://malwarebytes.org/
http://www.almico.com/speedfan.php
http://www.geekstogo.com/forum/topic...ing-memtest86/
http://ezinearticles.com/?Troublesho...blems&id=39981
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12 Jun 2011   #3

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
 
 

well i tried the clean boot,, nothing,,, safe mode,,,,, nothing,,,,,and the memory checking well that ran for about 2 and a half hours
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