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#1 koolkev

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Posted 23 February 2009 - 07:50 PM

Hey guys just wondering if you may have an idea why when playing euchre my computer keeps freezing up. Its not the browser as it will freeze whether i am using Mozellia or IE. I have run a complete virus scan and nothing major was detected. I am wondering if I may have a registry error of some kind? Is there some type of automatic scan I can do to possibly detect the problem.........Thanks

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Posted 23 February 2009 - 08:00 PM

Hello,posting your PC specs will help the next person assist you better.
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Make /model of PC etc..
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#3 koolkev

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Posted 23 February 2009 - 08:08 PM

thanks for the help...... now how do i get the needed info as far as Ram, Motherboard, the PC is a Compaq EVO... Also I have noticed at the bottom right under running programs , I am getting 3 and sometimes 4 Java Applets running at the same time. I believe this from my freezing up at yahoo games , closing out and re-entering and causing duplicate applets to run......

Edited by koolkev, 23 February 2009 - 08:11 PM.


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Posted 23 February 2009 - 09:05 PM

What model Evo?

Or all fans spinning? Is the system free of dust that might lead to overheating?

Cleaning A Laptop Computer - http://mobileoffice.about.com/od/usingyour...cleanlaptop.htm

Cleaning the Interior of your PC - http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/tutorials/cleaning-the-inside-of-your-pc/

Have you checked Event Viewer for errors...indicators of problems which need user attention? Start/Run...type eventvwr.msc and hit Enter.

I would check the Applications and the System tabs.

Double-click on any errors to see the detail.

How To Use Event Viewer - http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/40108/how-to-use-event-viewer/

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