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shutting down screen hangs & i can't open media players?

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#1 asherj123


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Posted 05 August 2010 - 11:59 AM

went to play some videos yesterday and windows media player just opened and froze and i had to end task which made it dissapear but it was still active in task manager. tried the video in VLC, could hear it but the program hadn't loaded. ran itunes, it didn't appear but was in task manager. i go to shutdown and it stays on 'shutting down' screen all night.

anyone have the faintest of idea how i can sort this problem?


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#2 t3chie


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Posted 06 August 2010 - 02:59 AM

I've had this before, usually because I ran my computer into the ground during a session. Hard resetting the computer resolved the issue.
So, after doing that is it still doing the same thing?
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