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Windows 7: Windows freezes 30 min after startup, works in Safe Mode

02 Dec 2014   #1
Anonyme Pseudo

Windows 7 Professional 64 bit
Windows freezes 30 min after startup, works in Safe Mode

Hello everyone,

I don't know if it's the good place to post my problem, because it's not a real BSOD, but it's still a freeze.

So, here is the full story:
A week ago, I got an update to my Avast Free Antivirus. After I installed it, my Windows began to freeze something like 30 minutes after the login screen.

The problem is the following: 30 minutes after startup (I didn't time, but it's almost always after the same time), one by one my programs begin not to respond, and after a few minutes nothing works anymore. I can still move the mouse, but the interface doesn't react. The only way to shut down my computer is to do a hard shutdown.
In Safe Mode, there is no problem, I'm using SM with networking right now.

I tried to disable all the startup programs, but Avast, McAfee, and some other programs still launch themselves.
BTW, Avast works, so I don't think the problem lies in Avast itself
I don't think it's a hardware issue; I have already done memtest86, checkdisk.
I don't know if the problem lies in Avast itself, or if Avast damaged something during its update. But if you're absolutely sure the problem lies in Avast, I can try.

Here are my specs:
HP ProBook 4540s
Intel Core i5 3210M with Intel HD Graphics 4000
GPU : Intel + AMD Radeon HD 7650M
Sound: IDT Audio Hd

I give you also the dm logs.

Thank you for your help.

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02 Dec 2014   #2
Mayank Parmar

Windows 10 Tech Preview

does the computer freeze when it is left idle? or it freezes even if you are working?
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02 Dec 2014   #3
Anonyme Pseudo

Windows 7 Professional 64 bit

It freezes almost regularly after 20-30 minutes, and it doesn't mather if I'm using it or if I've left it idle. It's like there was a kind if alarm scheduled to freeze my computer after 20-30 minutes of use (of not).
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