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Windows 7: Windows7 keeps freezing

03 Nov 2009   #1

Windows 7
Windows7 keeps freezing

Hi I just bought and installed windows 7 yesterday using the student discount version of home premium it installed fine but now whenever I turn it on it just freezes my harddrive makes some weird repetitive sound and I can't do anything. I tried booting into safe mode and it wouldn't boot. So I called windows support and the guy told me he could fix it for 140 dollars and I'm not doing that. Also I heard that the student discounted home premium was having issues is that what's going on. I probably should have mentioned this earlier but it also said that it recovered from a problem and said it was blue screen. So I'm guessing that's the problem lol if someone could help me out that would be awesome I don't even have a computer right now I'm writing this on my iPhone

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29 Jun 2010   #2

Windows 7

Wow, this thread started in 2009. I still have problems with it freezing. I have 8GB RAM. I use the 64 bit version. I see one alternative is to put it to sleep, but then my network does not work.

Is there anything new about this?
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29 Jun 2010   #3

Windows 7 Ultimate 32 bit

Hi, choco,

Please read this thread and post back. We will be glad to help you.

[1 - Novice] How to ask for help with a BSOD problem
Please fill out your system information. Go to your User CP at the top of the page, look in the left column and click on Edit system specs. Filling in your specs will help us help you.

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