Windows 7 Forums

Welcome to Windows 7 Forums. Our forum is dedicated to helping you find support and solutions for any problems regarding your Windows 7 PC be it Dell, HP, Acer, Asus or a custom build. We also provide an extensive Windows 7 tutorial section that covers a wide range of tips and tricks.


Windows 7: Random freezing on computer. Tried everything! Help!

20 Jun 2011   #1
Christafuh

Windows 7 Home Premium 64 bit
 
 
Random freezing on computer. Tried everything! Help!

I have recently bought a put together a computer from newegg. It's mostly used for gaming.

I noticed that when I play League of Legends with sound my game will have lag and skip. I disable the sound and it won't skip any longer. The same skipping also happens when I play counter strike.

I also notice that when I load my files my computer seems to lag then bring it up. This doesn't do it everytime, just occasionally, and enough to annoy me. I was worried that it was doing this because my solid state should not be lagging in the slightest like that.

So I unplugged my solid state thinking that it was defective and loaded windows on my Western Digital 1 TB HDD. (my solid state is a Crucial 128 GB.) The game would now only lag at the very beginning of the game for one second then never do it again.

I sent the SSD back to newegg and received a new one shortly after. Only to find that the same problem is happening. I looked through the manual on the SSD and shows that it is for a notebook. The back also states "A solid state drive is an excellent alternative to a traditional hard drive in notebook PCs". Does this mean that this SSD is not compatible with my PC? I'm lost at what to do. I should not be experiencing any computer lag, as my processor, ram, and motherboard are excellent products. I have also tested the memory and it is not bad.

I disabled the sound driver on my video card, and i'm using the one on my mother board. All my drivers are up to date.

Computer specs. Intel i7 @ 3.4 GHz, MSI MS-7681 motherboard, AMD Radeon HD 6950 video card, 8gb ripjaw ram, Windows Home Premium 64 Bit. If you have any other questions that I need to answer please ask

Any info on what I can do will help out tremendously.


My System SpecsSystem Spec
.
20 Jun 2011   #2
Christafuh

Windows 7 Home Premium 64 bit
 
 

Bumping
My System SpecsSystem Spec
Reply

 Random freezing on computer. Tried everything! Help!




Thread Tools




Similar help and support threads
Thread Forum
BSOD happens randomly, random computer freezing occurs as well.
Hi, this is my first post and I am hoping to solve the issue my custom computer is having. Some background story of my PC is, I've recently changed the mobo and ram after my computer is unable to start up. Reformat and changed HDD just 1 day ago and doesn't fix the problem. I have attached the...
BSOD Help and Support
Computer is freezing at random time
Hi In last few days Chrome has begun to freeze at random times,leaving me unable to scroll or press any button, If i try to type anything then it is frozen and not being shown up immediately,it is being shown up few moments later when it unfreezes.. It is very much annoying to say the least.. ...
Performance & Maintenance
Newly built computer random freezing and freezing on starting windows
I recently built my first PC three days ago... Specs: i7 bloomfield 960 processor 4x4 vengeance ram crosair hx850 PSU evga x58 ftw3 mobo hd 6870 radeon graphics xfx When I first installed windows it started to work just fine but I soon noticed that it would randomly freeze every 15-30...
General Discussion
Random BSOD and computer freezing. Several different errors
My computer is randomly either freezing and making a buzzing noise (from the speakers) and requires a reboot and this mainly happens when playing league of ledgends (happened with GTX 880 and GPU built into my i7 3400 cpu) or it will go to BSOD. I have copy and pasted the errors I have found using...
BSOD Help and Support
Computer keeps on getting random BSODs and ´freezing´
Hey, I`ve started having very strange and very serious bsod-problems and weird freezes last fall. I tried everything from re-installing all drivers and the whole OS (I even changed it to XP). When I tried driververifier.exe the whole rig went berserk. Finally I could`t even install xp without...
BSOD Help and Support
New Computer Random Freezing
at random times my computer freezes and most of the times at when i play games and start the computer up i just got the computer today:mad:
BSOD Help and Support


Our Sites

Site Links

About Us

Find Us

Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 7" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

© Designer Media Ltd

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 22:19.

Twitter Facebook Google+



Windows 7 Forums

Seven Forums Android App Seven Forums IOS App