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It's a shame how many Ultimates I encounter that are that downloaded torrent version. Here are some notes on the matter: Discussion is locked Flag Permalink You are posting a reply to: PC Freezes Intermittently...What to do? These processes add up to 100% of the CPU. Dec 8, 2007 #2 danhd TS Rookie Topic Starter Wow that is something I never knew about before. http://libraryonlineweb.com/windows-10/computer-freezes-intermittently.php

Join thousands of tech enthusiasts and participate. I for one have only my security software as a startup, having disabled most others. 8. Check for Error Events. My System Specs Computer type PC/Desktop System Manufacturer/Model Number Custom Build OS Microsoft Windows 7 Professional 64-bit 7601 Multiprocessor Free Service Pack 1 CPU Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-3770K CPU @ 3.50GHz Motherboard You do not mention what kind of security programs you have on board. https://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/forum/windows_7-performance/my-win7-64-bit-computer-intermittently-freezes-any/561ecf47-4022-4149-aeb5-f8560ce3e789

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Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Back to Computer Help forum 32 total posts (Page 1 of 2) 01 02 Next Popular Forums icon Computer Help 51,912 discussions icon Computer Newbies If you didn't have Outlook, it was nearly worthless, and even if you did have Outlook, I saw no real advantage unless you had hundreds of email messages saved and didn't Generally, most folks don't routinely do "searches" for files on their computer, so the extra service is of little value and frequently a detriment to normal operations, and even then, on

I think some unknown process or virus is hogging cpu resources every few seconds, which makes the speed controller in the fan go up. Thanks in advance. Think it might be a plot?If you tell us a wee bit more about your system, browser, OS, type of connection etc. Oddly enough, while the computer hung during writing of the title of this post, it hasn't hung during the entire time I've spent composing it.

by Grif Thomas Forum moderator / October 31, 2008 3:59 AM PDT In reply to: Hey, dalytle any progress on this? ...(the original poster in this thread is using XP), and Computer Intermittently Freezes Windows 10 Closing tabs doesn't help the issue: I have to completely restart Firefox. It lists the failures and the problems your machine may have faced. 12. Similar Topics Windows hangs and slows down at random intervals Jan 11, 2013 Computer fan creates an irritating buzzing sound at random intervals Nov 18, 2010 Computer Freezing at random intervals,

Solving intermittent problems requires a patient, systematic process of elimination approach to troubleshooting. If you have a problem doing this, losing whatever you're doing at the time, download the Session Managed add-on. Dec 24, 2007 #6 Bobbye Helper on the Fringe Posts: 16,335 +36 Well, I think you're right about the fan! Track this discussion and email me when there are updates If you're asking for technical help, please be sure to include all your system info, including operating system, model number, and

Computer Intermittently Freezes Windows 10

Computer freezes intermittently and persistently Home built computer freezes intermittently Can't find your answer ? https://support.lenovo.com/ar/en/documents/migr-4yqntq Preview post Submit post Cancel post You are reporting the following post: PC Freezes Intermittently...What to do? Windows 10 Intermittent Freezing Right click on the Taskbar> Processes tab> do you notice some unknown program consuming CPU usage? 2. Windows 7 Freezes Randomly Fix Freezes or Crashes with these resources from The Windows Club: Windows Explorer crashes | Internet Explorer freezing| Edge browser hangs | Google Chrome Browser crashes | Mozilla Firefox Browser freezing |

It turned out to be an odd interplay of not only IRST (installed or not!) but the hard drive FIRMWARE.RESEARCH THIS!!! -> Find the make model of your hard drives and check over here That's pretty much a give away if system hangs, fan comes on then system works! I've Tried/Used It And Don't Like It... Dec 24, 2007 #8 Bobbye Helper on the Fringe Posts: 16,335 +36 jobeard, I don't have any RSS feeds and don't use Real player or Quick-time videos!

Dec 24, 2007 #7 jobeard TS Ambassador Posts: 9,579 +655 the origins of Firefox are in Netscape, which has a long history of memory leaks. Under the "Startup Type", select Disabled to permanently disable the indexing service so that it won?t run again. (permanently unless you decide you do want it then simply re-enable it)5.Click OK. I have a new Lenovo Thinkpad that... http://libraryonlineweb.com/windows-10/computer-freezing-intermittently.php Just thought I'd mention that just in case its something about those 2 things.

Clean wipe, fresh install of Windows XP SP2 (clean, legit). Even in 7, the driver issues plague us. I don't.Bob Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Interesting...

To do so, open Control Panel > Administrative Tools > Event Viewer > Custom Views > Administrative Events.

You'll find discussions about fixing problems with computer hardware, computer software, Windows, viruses, security, as well as networks and the Internet.Real-Time ActivityMy Tracked DiscussionsFAQsPoliciesModerators Question PC Freezes Intermittently...What to do? Disruptive posting: Flaming or offending other usersIllegal activities: Promote cracked software, or other illegal contentOffensive: Sexually explicit or offensive languageSpam: Advertisements or commercial links Submit report Cancel report Track this discussion All submitted content is subject to our Terms of Use. by Dango517 / October 28, 2008 2:01 PM PDT In reply to: Computer freezes intermittently Dust can clog the CPU cooler and the Graphics card (If you have one) causing momentary

You may try these troubleshooting steps in no particular order. Look in the Event Viewer for Warnings or Error occurring at that/those times: Follow this path: Control Panel Administrative Tools> Event Viewer> Click on System & Apps, one at a time Dec 25, 2007 #10 DarkVisor TS Rookie Hmm I am having the exact same issue! weblink solved Thinkpad Edge E531 Laptop freezes intermittently after repair solved Brand New Crucial BX100 SSD freezes intermittently.

Thanks for the help fellas. Games require much system usage and you access the games using your browser!! 3) When doing normal, offline computing, I usually have no issue.>>> of course you don't!! Obviously, it's installed, started, and running on the screenshot you've provided. I updated my system specs.

My original post was:While on the internet the computer freezes intermittently. by Grif Thomas Forum moderator / October 28, 2008 6:54 AM PDT In reply to: Computer freezes intermittently We'll need more information than you have given.. Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - unless you are dalytle whose thread this ... Instead, as we've been discussing, Windows Search takes over that task..

They are known to cause freezes, especially during start up. 10. Information Remember to install the free version of Malwarebytes not the free trail; untick the free trial box during installation. I've had my PC for around... What operating system?

Test the system for errors Go to http://support.lenovo.com and go to the downloads page for your specific machine type. Nothing happens, except time in the real world passes by, and then when the waiting period ends, everything picks up right where it left off. Our forum is dedicated to helping you find support and solutions for any problems regarding your Windows 7 PC be it Dell, HP, Acer, Asus or a custom build. For example, if Windows Search Indexer does not work, due to the inability of the Search Service to start, then the system tends to freeze periodically.

if you have a large file cache on your PC that you leave the indexing service intact, doing otherwise would be a mistake. Post ported from WinVistaClub, updated and posted here. SHOW ME NOW CNET © CBS Interactive Inc.  /  All Rights Reserved. Clean up with a good Registry Cleaner to clean up residual junk registry entries.