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Why on Windows 8 if I click right button using the mouse the system freeze?

I have a very strange problem using Windows 8. Suddenly when I select a file\folder icon and I perform the right click using the mouse (to copy\paste, delte or other operations) it only show the ...
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0answers
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Chrome causes system to hang during normal use

This can happen at any time. whether or not I have 20 tabs open or just the one and all extensions disabled. Windows 8.1 Pro AMD FX-8350 32GB Ram As you can see my system should have no problems ...
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2answers
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PC keeps crashing/freezing

Basically my PC started doing this a while back. Broke it down into parts to easily refer to. Part 1. Usually around the log on screen, the PC would freeze completely. So I would restart, sometimes ...
0
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1answer
47 views

mac os freeze but no logs in the console messages

My max os keeps crashing about once a day, I've noted down the exact time (down to the second) and checked in the console messages. But got no messages at all for that entire ten minutes. It crashed ...
0
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0answers
65 views

Excel 2013 Hangs when loading a number of Files

I have 2 machines: Windows 7 with Office 2007, and a new Windows 8 desktop machine (6GB memory) with 8.1 and office 2013. I have a large project with +- 70 Excel files. They are linked and need to be ...
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1answer
21 views

PC freezing and locking up [duplicate]

I installed additional 8 Gb of RAM on a system recently. Everything was running fine before I observed that the system randomly froze, I don't know what the proper term is, but the screen just hangs ...
0
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0answers
42 views

Firefox uses up to 2 Gb memory, crawls, sometimes with gstatic.com in status bar`

First, is it normal for Firefox 29.0.1 to use that much memory, even with only a few tabs open and only 6 or 7 add-ons? (I've used these add-ons before with no such problem) Also, I have more often ...
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0answers
64 views

Windows 8 laptop black screen crash/freeze

This is my first post on this StackExchange - I started from StackOverflow and thought this could be a good place to ask a question for a different kind of a problem. I own an XMG P501 laptop - I ...
0
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0answers
41 views

Computer Freezes but no Idea why

I have a 2 year old desktop, with x86 32-bit processor, and came originally installed with Windows 7. I since installed Ubuntu 12.4 and now run both dual booted. Running in either OS, my screen ...
0
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2answers
113 views

Frequent BSOD on Windows 7 machine. Error attached

This randomly happens everyday. Sometimes while browsing the web. Sometimes in excel. Sometimes in sublime. Sometimes in my CMD prompt. Here's what happens in order: Screen/cursor will freeze. If ...
0
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0answers
70 views

Misterious freeze on odroid-u2 running debian

Unfortunately I have had problems in the last month with my ODROID-U2. This is a mini computer from hardkernel that boats on a SD-card. My problem is, after a certain time my mini-computer stops, it ...
0
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0answers
59 views

System intermittently freezes and doesn't show any errors

About 1 month ago, my 2 year old laptop (Lenovo z570) has decided that it doesn't want to be perfect any more. It will decide to freeze suddenly (no inputs, and if sound is playing, the last sound ...
0
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1answer
117 views

Computer froze when I punched the desk

I don't really have a habit of punching things and I've only really had this issue one time about a week ago, but I'd just like to see if there's a clear reason why this could have happened. A few ...
0
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1answer
54 views

Software/Ways to help computer run at optimal speed? [closed]

I have gathered a lot of information already on many different issues-- mainly through websites like these where people seek answers regarding troubleshooting with computers/components. So I figured ...
2
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1answer
68 views

How to diagnose hanging/freezing?

I have gathered a lot of information already on many different issues-- mainly through websites like these where people seek answers regarding troubleshooting with computers/components. So I figured ...
0
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1answer
200 views

New Macbook Pro Retina Spinning Wheel Then Complete Freeze

I checked the console and this message was repeating before crashing, although I am not certain it caused either the spinning wheel or the freeze. 12/11/13 8:45:56.106 PM ...
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0answers
117 views

Intermittent hard freeze/crashes, generally while idle. No event viewer details

Subject says most of it. My HTPC will occasionally be found in this hard-locked/crashed state when nothing of note was being done. The past couple times, it has been while the screensaver was running ...
1
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5answers
411 views

Windows vista freezes, BSOD

I have an MS Windows Vista Home Premium 32-bit SP2 box with a AMD Athlon 64 X2 Dual Core processor 6000+, 4GB RAM (according to CCleaner). It will randomly completely freeze system-wide and not ...
1
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1answer
252 views

Asus Xonar DSX causing freezes

I have an Asus Xonar DSX sound card installed in my system that has been giving me grief lately, and Asus support and Google searches have been no help in figuring out what's wrong with it. The ...
1
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0answers
151 views

random freezing / shutdown

Apologies for the length of this question... I built a new system some months ago, retaining only the GPU and power supply from the old system and have been having intermittent issues with it. My ...
0
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0answers
178 views

Pc freezes/crashes at startup (even in bios) for the first 2-10 minutes

My pc freezes/crashes for the first 2-10 minutes something like 3 to 5 times in the operating system or even in the bios screen. After 10 minutes this never happens again and I can use it to do ...
0
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0answers
206 views

Laptop freezes when power plans in Intel Graphics and Media Control Panel is set to Maximum Performance

As what is explained in the title - but it only happens when I plugged my laptop in to the charger. My laptop is ASUS N46V and here's the spec: OS Name Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate Version 6.1.7600 ...
2
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0answers
195 views

Word 2010 freezes when inserting a document cover - how do I determine the cause of the issue?

When I insert certain document covers in Word 2010 (64-bit) the program freezes. I then have to end the process, relaunch Word and then use the recovery version of the document in order to continue ...
1
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1answer
295 views

Thinkpad Edge E535 freezing

I bought a new Thinkpad Edge E535. has 4GB of RAMand specs at the bottom of the post. It freezes randomly in Windows Explore and has problems shutting down sometimes. When I shut down the screen turns ...
1
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0answers
185 views

What could be causing my new PC (Zotac ID80) to crash/freeze frequently?

I just bought a new PC (a Zotac ID-80) and it has been performing quite poorly. I tried installing Ubuntu and Fedora, but it crashed constantly (even during setup). For a while I thought my Apple ...
1
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0answers
102 views

Winamp freeze at exit

Im on an XP SP3 machine and the newest Winamp v5.63 has a small problem. It hangs on exit. I wouldnt really mind that much cause i simple task kill is all it takes but what annoys me the most is that ...
4
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2answers
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Windows 8 freezing periodically

Edit: I have solved this issue. Unsurprisingly, the issue was fundamentally different from my original hypotheses - a bug in my SSD's firmware was causing it to shut down after precisely an hour of ...
2
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2answers
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Windows 8 freezes up after ten minutes

Windows 8 keeps freezing up every ten minutes. I can't move my mouse, can't use the keyboard. ControlAltDelete does nothing. Once Windows 8 has frozen, only my physical power button works. Update: ...
0
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0answers
160 views

Did Adobe Photoshop just killed my Graphics Card for good?

I was working with Adobe Photoshop, just some regular work, when I came to edit a PSD file and change the text of some layer, when all of a sudden the PC froze. No mouse, screen is frozen, keyboard ...
0
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0answers
18 views

Why is my computer hanging / freezing randomly? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to diagnose repeated freezing of windows 7 (comes back alive in few seconds) Randomly my PC completely hangs, and there is no overheating in the CPU, I have run ...
3
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1answer
1k views

System randomly freezes yet mouse still moves, SSD out of reallocatable sectors, should I replace it? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Is it really possible to repair bad sectors? This problem has lasted for the past 48 hours. The first time it happened, a program I was running stopped responding, so I ...
0
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2answers
880 views

Get details / solve issue with a kernel panic?

I have a Lenovo T430 running Linux Mint 13 (MATE): joseph:~$ uname -a Linux joseph-T430-LM 3.2.0-23-generic #36-Ubuntu SMP Tue Apr 10 20:39:51 UTC 2012 x86_64 x86_64 x86_64 GNU/Linux I installed ...
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1answer
504 views

Crashes and freezes after fixing “BOOTMGR is missing” error

I came back from a 3-day weekend to a computer that was off. I leave my PC on 24/7, so this was odd. Turn it on to get the dreaded "BOOTMGR is missing" screen. Two attempts at Windows Recovery and ...
0
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1answer
477 views

Slow Crash with Filter Manager

I have been having sporadic freezes on my machine lately. There is no blue screen or crash screen. All the applications just stop responding and ~5~10 minutes later it will power off. After ...
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2answers
100 views

Firefox/Seamonkey freezing on loading first tab

Since 2 weeks, Firefox and Seamonkey both started freezing when loading the first "real" Tab. "Real" means that they can load the interface and the "restore last session" page, but they cannot load ...
2
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2answers
454 views

How can I stop my modem from crashing Windows?

Sometimes my computer stops responding and crashes when I connect to the Internet via my Huawei EC1261-2 modem. But, when I don't use my PC to connect to the Internet this rarely happens. Does anyone ...
5
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4answers
826 views

Computer Freezes with “Bugcheck 0” on Windows 7. How do I figure out why?

After about 10 minutes of running, my computer will hang, exhibiting the following symptoms: Both monitors act as if there is no image being sent to them (on, but blacked out) The CAPS Lock key on ...
1
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0answers
1k views

Computer Slows to crawl after Event Id 3, some issue with Raid Port 0

Recently my computer randomly hangs, crashes and slows down at night, when I click on something when I wake up the computer just doesn't respond and shows the loading thing for my cursor. Today, I ...
0
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2answers
1k views

Computer Freezes Up With Vertial Lines Across Screen and Audio Spazz

Here is a (terrible) photo (angled looking down) of the stripes: Notice the purplish vertical stripes that appear evenly about 1/10 of the time. My computer is randomly freezing up and showing lines ...
2
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2answers
293 views

Best tool to investigate computer instability?

My computer is subject to chronic (that is, it happens every few months) instability, which manifests itself in the form of heavy graphical glitches, GPU driver failures, distorted sound, network ...
3
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2answers
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facebook keeps freezing Chrome and Windows

Hı, everyone. I am a Windows 7 and Chrome user. Lately (since past few months) my Chrome has been freezing, taking down whole operating system with it, leaving resetting the computer the only ...
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3answers
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Full computer freeze with audio stuttering after playing games for a period of time

I've been having a problem with my computer freezing completely when playing games like LA Noire or SW:TOR (yay early access!). Basically, what happens is I will play for around an hour or so ...
2
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1answer
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New Install Freezing

Today I upgraded my computer by getting a shiny new case, 2TB HDD and PSU. I clean installed Windows 7 on the Hard Drive and ever since the upgrade the computer randomly freezes. It's generally every ...
3
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5answers
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Macbook is freezing ever since install of OCZ Agility 3 SSD, any suggestions?

I recently replaced my internal macbook (model: 2007 black) HDD with a OCZ Agility 3, and the laptop has been blazing, just brought back to life :). However, I noticed that the startup is not as ...
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1answer
634 views

Linux (All distributions) completely freeze [closed]

My system completely freeze after a random time. I don't know when this happens but on average every hours. The mouse doesn't move at all. Strangely the "restart" button on my computer doesn't work ...
2
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2answers
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How can I prevent Windows Update from crashing my computer?

I have Automatic Updates enabled and every now and then I'll get that little pop-up window that nags me to reboot to complete the update process. Usually, I ignore it and after 2 days my computer ...
0
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1answer
1k views

Why does Windows XP freeze sometimes when shutting down?

When shutting my PC down, by going to Start->Turn Off Computer, then clicking Turn Off, I am taken to a "Windows is shutting down screen...". However, I often find that my PC "freezes" at this time ...
3
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2answers
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Why does my PC continue to play music after freezing

It could be something that only happens with my computers, but I noticed that when I have Windows Media Player playing music and my computer freezes, the music continues to play fine until the end of ...
5
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3answers
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Is it possible to prevent Windows 7 forcing the closure of an unresponsive program?

Windows 7 seems to be a bit overzealous in closing programs where it thinks the program has stopped responding. Some things just take a long long time, and I have the feeling that it should give ...
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1answer
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Computer slows down, freezes, and then crashes

My computer, which I built myself in February, is having some difficulties. When I work it too hard, everything onscreen freezes, and I can't use my mouse, my keyboard, my touchscreen, speech ...