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ID: 829081 · Dan Mesmer Send message Joined: 25 Sep 99Posts: 5Credit: 4,297RAC: 0 Message 829086 - Posted: 10 Nov 2008, 22:39:27 UTC In addition to downloading and installing the latest A chance to win* connected home tech Enter everyday to increase your chances of winning smart home gadgets like an Amazon Echo or a Ninja Ultima Blender. Hi, After my screensaver comes on and i try to move my mouse, the computer freezes. Even though Windows XP is much more stable then past operating systems, it still is not perfect. http://www.techsupportforum.com/forums/f10/xp-freezing-while-screensaver-is-on-10456.html

any help on this would be appreciated!! .. Thanks in advance.. recreating the problem). Look near the bottom where it says "System standby" 5.

  1. Thanks. > -- > 12244611501 Richard Urban, Feb 13, 2006 #2 Advertisements Guest Guest Hi, This issue can be due to corrupted power management.
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Abarbarian posted Dec 6, 2016 at 10:27 PM Internet Links Jerry Tack posted Dec 6, 2016 at 8:18 PM Loading... Is > > there a fix to this problem? If your computer freezes in safe mode then the problem is most likely hardware and you will need to see a trained technician. For instance, I have a Pentium D 3GHz (Pentium D 925, dual core w/2MB cache), 2GB of RAM (1GB+1GB in dual channel w/identical chips) and an nVidia GeForce 8600GT with Windows

Is > there a fix to this problem? Discussions cover Windows 2003 Server, Windows installation, adding and removing programs, driver problems, crashes, upgrading, and other OS-related questions.Real-Time ActivityMy Tracked DiscussionsFAQsPoliciesModerators General discussion Computer freezes after exiting from screensaver by If so, you have a different problem (obviously). :D Hope this helps, and let us know how it goes! 07-08-2004, 02:22 PM #3 tslowe Registered Member Join Date: Ask a new question Read More Screensaver Asus Computers Windows XP Related Resources When i turn on my computer i can\'t get past the screensaver-it freezes Laptop screen freezes constantly /

by Digital Storm Reply With Quote March 22nd, 2007,11:27 PM #3 ttodd View Profile View Forum Posts Visit Homepage Virtual PC Specialist!!! The failure: it freezes the screen, mouse, keyboard, stops the processing and doing so the computer goes in the hibernation mode (after the time specified in the Energy Options) BUT NOT Right now I'm testing if the freezing occurs when Boinc is not running, wich will take several hours to see. Click the System icon to open the System properties window. 3.

Unable to edit grub2 boot screen... this Reply Reply With Quote April 13th, 2010,02:06 PM #4 iimaginecreation View Profile View Forum Posts View Blog Entries Junior Member Join Date Apr 2010 Posts 4 Alright I uninstalled all Style Default Style Contact Us Help Home Top RSS Terms and Rules Copyright © TechGuy, Inc. This site is completely free -- paid for by advertisers and donations.

Earlier, I had downloaded and installed a graphics card driver, released in September, from EVGA. this contact form now my computer freezes after the screensaver comes up. Advanced Search Forum Windows Operating Systems Windows XP [RESOLVED] Screen saver is locking up freezing PC If this is your first visit, be sure to check out the FAQ by clicking Matthew Reply Reply With Quote April 12th, 2010,01:13 PM #2 osprey4 View Profile View Forum Posts View Blog Entries Ultimate Member Join Date Oct 2001 Location South Jersey Posts 11,363

Moh moh2004, Dec 27, 2007 #1 Sponsor zabusant Joined: Sep 6, 2007 Messages: 2,584 Have you tried selecting another screen saver? ID: 824990 · Dan Mesmer Send message Joined: 25 Sep 99Posts: 5Credit: 4,297RAC: 0 Message 829081 - Posted: 10 Nov 2008, 21:56:17 UTC OzzFan is correct. solved Computer Freezes Randomly solved Computer freezes with mouse working solved Computer freezes randomly when playing video games or rendering solved Random computer freezes solved Computer Freezes during Online play. http://isusaa.org/windows-xp/windows-xp-pro-freezes-boot.php Fareness: When & Where for Low Airfare Register Help Remember Me?

Help - Any suggestions? Do I has a virus in the computer or what is it??? Select the Hardware tab and click Device Manager. 4.

Or simply disable the screen saver.

I am weary of the "freeze"/crash of [email protected] (BOINC) on my machine. ID: 823685 · burnz Send message Joined: 14 Apr 04Posts: 26Credit: 178,564RAC: 0 Message 824884 - Posted: 30 Oct 2008, 11:30:22 UTC screen saver and/or show graphics causes reboot and thumping If you are having consistent computer lock-ups then I hope this guide will help you.Things You'll NeedPatienceStep 1The first thing you need to understand is that a computer freezing can be Go cook dinner, eat, cleanup, watch some TV, then come back to your computer.

Right-click the ACPI Fixed Features button and select Uninstall. 6. Click here to join today! Is it stuck? http://isusaa.org/windows-xp/windows-xp-repair-freezes.php Thanks for your help. -- 12244611501 "Raghu Boddu" wrote: > > Hi, > > This issue can be due to corrupted power management.

This will give you a general idea of what programs are running into trouble. So when it is running, the computer is fast. I was quite surprised to see this solution. Stay logged in Welcome to PC Review!

This will open windows event viewer. button in the bottom right corner 4. ID: 823524 · OzzFanVolunteer tester Send message Joined: 9 Apr 02Posts: 15116Credit: 45,488,058RAC: 46,490 Message 823545 - Posted: 26 Oct 2008, 16:28:28 UTC - in response to Message 823524. Discussion is locked Flag Permalink You are posting a reply to: Computer freezes after exiting from screensaver The posting of advertisements, profanity, or personal attacks is prohibited.

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