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Try using a usb cooler under your 1501. if my computer is too old, just consider getting a new one -- or a new used one. jessebob830Nov 12, 2011, 2:12 AM Okay well I removed the battery, cleared the CMOS RTC RAM data, and rebooted. Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Laptop Freeze up by Roger Panning / December 8, 2008 7:55 AM PST In reply to: Laptop Freeze up I have a HP Check This Out

I have found sometimes it is best to just start the whole process all over again ... Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Some possible solutions... I do appreciate all your help up to this point. jessebob830Nov 11, 2011, 5:17 PM I do not see the battery.

Windows Xp Freezes After A Few Minutes

No need to reinstall the operating system again. It will not budge! Here's a little checklist: -- Delete all temp files (c:\windows\temp\*.tmp, or on XP C:\Documents and Settings\username\Local Settings\Temp) -- Delete temporary internet files (c:\windows\temporary internet files\*.*, or on XP C:\Documents and Settings\username\Local Hard drive priorities then go out of whack.

Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Free drive space by tekyle2000 / December 6, 2008 8:16 AM PST In reply to: freezing issues So you're saying if my 1TB Join thousands of tech enthusiasts and participate. It is on the bottom. Mac related issues with Hardware.

would work. Don't forget to re-enable the drivers which *weren't* causing the problem, afterwards!If this doesn't help, then check the Windows Task Manager (press CTRL-ALT-DEL together, once) and select the "Processes" tab to Windows XP randomly freezes or locks up --Submitted by waytron http://forums.cnet.com/5208-6142_102-0.html?forumID=5&threadID=317245&messageID=2917612#2917612 Windows XP freezing --Submitted by darrenforster99 http://forums.cnet.com/5208-6142_102-0.html?forumID=5&threadID=317245&messageID=2912443#2912443 Chances are you have hardware failure --Submitted by caskater4http://forums.cnet.com/5208-6142_102-0.html?forumID=5&threadID=317245&messageID=2912985#2912985 Dell has some online https://www.cnet.com/forums/discussions/windows-xp-system-just-randomly-freezes-what-s-causing-this-317245/ c.

Start fresh, put the cd in, delete all the partions..If your xp cd does not have sp2, Make the systempartion under 120mb. Would reformatting solve the problem or do I have any other options? When I have a clearer idea of what you are describing, I might have an idea or two to offer. Spybot never catches what you want it to.

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Go to the "startup" tab and then scroll through the list of programs which are loaded at startup. https://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/forum/windows_xp-performance/desktop-freezing-frequently-using-windows-xp/b4bfa0d1-efee-45df-8151-4755b6572e31 Run you system awhile to test. Windows Xp Freezes After A Few Minutes Tom's Hardware Around the World Tom's Hardware Around the World Denmark Norway Finland Russia France Turkey Germany UK Italy USA Subscribe to Tom's Hardware Search the site Ok About Tom's Hardware Windows Xp Hangs Generated Mon, 16 Jan 2017 21:42:32 GMT by s_hp81 (squid/3.5.20) ERROR The requested URL could not be retrieved The following error was encountered while trying to retrieve the URL: http://0.0.0.6/ Connection

clean the computer (if it's a desktop, open the box and clean out the dust -- you need to be careful of static and damaging chips, so make some inquiries about his comment is here I have ADHD and I can just imagine what Windows would be like constantly switching from one task to the next, never starting or finishing anything properly. One of the best defragmenter you can get. What can I do? Windows Xp Freezing Randomly

I have 2 x6GB of RAM, so maybe I take one out and try that, alternating each stick to see if there is a problem?System Specs:ASUS M5A97 MoboAMD Phenom II x4 You can also turn off programs that start auto matically in msconfig,then turn them on one at a time after a reboot. This is easy to do and quick and is a good candidate for a possible cause. http://photoshoprockstars.com/windows-xp/windows-xp-freezes-at-desktop-after-booting-up.html For incompatible software, you can stop it by accessing Event Viewer Window.

I have yet to see in the event log what program, software, hardware, etc. Both times no keys, mouse, windows button, Fn keys, etc. Dio u see it next to the blue square?

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If you find anything which isn't necessary, then disable it.One more thing which may cause problems is conflicts between programs, eg having 2 lots of antivirus software running simultaneously, or a Are there any tools or clue about how to fix Windows XP freezes issues? Do a search to make sure you use it correctly. Another point to consider is to attach a different CD drive and do the install from there.

is causing it. Most of time it's poor quality from the PC manufacturer. suggestions welcome! http://photoshoprockstars.com/windows-xp/windows-xp-hangs-on-startup-after-the-windows-logo-shows.html Windows Boot Genius is the top awarded Windows XP operating system repair software.

Are you using C-A-D to get to the task manager and shutting down things from there? 3. LOL! Terms of Use Privacy Policy Licensing Advertise International Editions: US / UK India CNET Reviews Best Products CNET 100 Appliances Audio Cameras Cars Desktops Drones Headphones Laptops Networking Phones Printers Smart Sorry, there was a problem flagging this post.

It just can't do it all. So I purchased a little stand with a fan and my laptop not longer freezes. It could be from the following: 1. People are too quick to assume it's a software problem, when, often, it IS a hardware problem.

But the computer still freezes even if the antenna wire isn't plugged in. nikorrNov 12, 2011, 2:37 PM jessebob830 said: Got it to work. blue bands. I will step out and say video - wild guess.

If the new installation doesn't freeze, you can presume that it's a software issue.Barry Watzman Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - An addition to my above post by Watzman Check if u can push them all dawn and RAM will rise up by itself. Since I now only buy high quality - no more freezes! If memtest freezes up, then you KNOW it's a hardware problem and not a software problem (that is not an insignificant point).

Instead of plugging it back into the same slot, I plugged it into the front of the case and viola!