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Windows 7: Windows 7 applications contently not responding

08 Feb 2015   #1

Windows 7 64 bit
Windows 7 applications contently not responding

Hello, just recently applications have stooped responding contently. Seems to be on every app, notepad, Google chrome, gimp etc...

What I have tried:
Scanned for viruses: none
Ran ccleaner
Defraged my HDD
ran sfc /scannow
ran windows updates
Nothing in event viewer expect telling me blender has crashed

Everything was working fine for the past 6 months till yesterday but nothing has changed!

Any suggestions?

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08 Feb 2015   #2

Microsoft Windows 7 Professional 64-bit SP1

HAve you installed anything recently in the way of programs or drivers? Perhaps a System Restore might do the trick.
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09 Feb 2015   #3

Windows 7 64 bit

After un-installing the usb3 drivers for the on board USB3 port everything is much faster and have had no applications crash...
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