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28 Dec 2010   #1

Win 7 Ultimate 64 bit
Possible solution on issues with Solitaire and other MS Games

Hi everyone,

I had some problems with all the MS Games on my Win 7 Ultimate computer.
I tried every possible solution I read on the Internet. So many people had problems similar to mine, but no one had a solution!

Solitaire and other MS Games kept hanging for a while. If I clicked with the mouse pointer outside the Solitaire window and then back in, the hanging stopped for a while.
Pretty annoying!! All other games except MS games runs fine.

I tried the sfc /scannow, graphics, drivers, other users, best performance, and everything else I found. Nothing helped.

Then I figured out maybe I should check if my AVG was interrupting. YEP! It's only the AVG 2011, because my net-book is running AVG 9 and everything is fine there.

In AVG 2011:
Tools - Advanced settings.
Resident Shield: Excluded Items.
Choose Add Path.
Browse for C:\Program Files\Microsoft Games\


I hope this post can be helpful for those who have problems with their MS Games.

And if it's helpful, please spread this all over the Internet!

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28 Dec 2010   #2

W7 Professional x64

Good help for those who are holding onto AVG 2011. This is just another addition on the list of why not to use AVG 2011 lol.
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