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Windows 7: screen saver hanging

18 Jun 2010   #1
mike4065

Windows7
 
 
screen saver hanging

recently, computer hangs up when bubbles screen saver starts. Any ideas ?


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18 Jun 2010   #2
tea

Windows 7 Pro 64bit
 
 

Hey Mike! Please be more descriptive. Does is lock up your computer to where your only option is a hard reboot, any other info?
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18 Jun 2010   #3
mike4065

Windows7
 
 

sorry ! Actually, it will eventually act right, but, only after moving mouse around for a bit
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18 Jun 2010   #4
tea

Windows 7 Pro 64bit
 
 

Does it happen with other screen savers or when playing video or games?
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18 Jun 2010   #5
mike4065

Windows7
 
 

haven't used other screen savers, and, no, not while doing anything, just idle
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18 Jun 2010   #6
tea

Windows 7 Pro 64bit
 
 

Hm, Can you please post your system specs? I've never heard of this issue, could be a bug.
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18 Jun 2010   #7
mike4065

Windows7
 
 

okay, how do I access such specs ?
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18 Jun 2010   #8
richc46

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Windows 10, Home Clean Install
 
 

If you want to know your specs, but dont, you can use this

Speccy - System Information - Free Download
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18 Jun 2010   #9
tea

Windows 7 Pro 64bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by mike4065 View Post
okay, how do I access such specs ?
Speccy - System Information - Free Download

Is a great tool for that. I would also go your manufacturers website and make sure your video drivers are up to date.
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