System becomes nonresponsive - start up finished and desk top complete with all icons and quick launch items.
Behavior - Selection of a program from desktop icon with mouse, or key board to open menu produce hourglass and no activity indefinitely.
Windows XP / Sp3 up to-date; chkdsk completed 24 hrs ago.
Antivirus etc Zone Alarm & , Malwarebytes ( updates / scans done daily ), also use ccleaner & Atf-cleaner. Sometimes operation regained by restart as different user or by using system restore.
Also; works in "SAFE MODE"
1.80 gigahertz AMD Turion 64
128 kilobyte primary memory cache
1024 kilobyte secondary memory cache
1984 Megabytes Usable Installed Memory
Slot 'A0' has 1024 MB
Slot 'A1' has 1024 MB
Windows XP Media Center Edition Service Pack 3 (build 2600)
Edited by JohnR0846, 04 September 2012 - 08:17 AM.