RAM-PAGE, Feb 25, 2005 #9 bradly Joined: Feb 10, 2005 Messages: 773 1. It should net some responses. A full reinstall is a possibility, but only as an absolute last resort - I really don't want to have to reinstall all the software I've got on here unless I Please join our friendly community by clicking the button below - it only takes a few seconds and is totally free. navigate here
Try the following approaches, in the following order, to restart or shut down your PC: Approach 1: Press Esc twice. Friday, December 10, 2004 Applicatio n Hang Hanging application YPager.exe, version 188.8.131.520, hang module hungapp, version 0.0.0.0, hang address 0x00000000. Approach 4: If not even the reset button works (and some computers don't even have reset buttons anymore), turn the computer off by pushing its power button. (If that merely brings He reverts toshutting it down manually, which I explained can cause more problems.I told him he should have tried the safe mode option to restart in the lastgood configuration first but
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CCleaner also checks your registry for random weirdness and, ime, has done a reasonable job. In the end it turned out to be a software problem after all - I had a horrible little bit of spyware sitting somewhere in Windows that kept redirecting me to more stack exchange communities company blog Stack Exchange Inbox Reputation and Badges sign up log in tour help Tour Start here for a quick overview of the site Help Center Detailed I see your post in the other NG now.
UPDATE: The documentation for the /f parameter reads: Force running applications to close without forewarning users. kincean via WindowsKB.com 2009-11-25 10:05:13 UTC PermalinkRaw Message Post by ArchquarkA friend who has Windows XP Home running on his machine has had severalproblems in the past week with lockups and Is my Samsung Smart TV vulnerable to the "weeping angel" attack? http://www.vistaheads.com/forums/microsoft-public-windows-vista-performance-maintenance/458630-windows-xp-home-lockup-shutdown-problem.html Even if the noise goes away, the fan might not be working at 100%.
Im forced to manually press the power button to turn off the computer. Log in or Sign up Tech Support Guy Home Forums > Security & Malware Removal > Virus & Other Malware Removal > Computer problem? I have to restart (using the restart button, using the old three finger stab of CTRL, ALT and DEL donto' worko) then shut down from the logon window. There are several good ideas here, but you might want to ask this question in the XP newsgroup also: microsoft.public.windowsxp.perform_maintain Questor Questor, Nov 16, 2009 #4 Archquark Guest Thanks Questor
Please help cangri76, Mar 5, 2005 #14 WhitPhil Gone but never forgotten Trusted Advisor Joined: Oct 4, 2000 Messages: 8,684 Download, install and run HiJackThis Copy/paste the log that is Your welcome bradly, Mar 2, 2005 #13 cangri76 Thread Starter Joined: Nov 28, 2004 Messages: 25 Bradly, I did what you suggested and it seems to work fine but I For those who don't know where the error log is located.  Start Menu  Help and Support  Pick a Task  Tools  Advanced System Information  View the I dug out the motherboard install CD and reinstalled the chipset, audio and LAN drivers.
After you have it restarted, put a check in the checkbox of the system config utility window, and then hit OK. check over here Any ideas? Server performance data will not be returned. The PC dual-boots Ubuntu, so I tried that - the sound was fine, so it's not a hardware problem, and I can shut down from there with no problems.
I used to really like the TeaTimer aspect of SpyBot because it alerted me whenever anything wanted to make a change in my registry - which is where a lot of All posts copyright their original authors. Yes, my password is: Forgot your password? his comment is here Similar Threads - Solved Computer using New Computer has a Virus and Need Help Please hawaiihulagirl, Mar 15, 2017 at 2:45 AM, in forum: Virus & Other Malware Removal Replies: 0
Thursday, February 17, 2005 PerfNet Unable to open the Server service. He used the Restore program and successfully restored his computer which resulted in the lockups while running from occurring again, but his computer will now not shutdown. Click the name of the program on the Application tab that's causing the mess and then click the End Task button.
Advanced Search Forum PressF1 Windows XP Home Shutdown Lockup How fast is your internet? Error code returned is in data DWORD 0. To restart or shut down a locked-up computer, you can try pressing special key combinations. Thursday, February 17, 2005 Applicatio n Error Faulting application cwshredder.exe, version 184.108.40.206, faulting module cwshredder.exe, version 220.127.116.11, fault address 0x00003373.
Approach 3: If the preceding approaches don't work, push the computer's reset button. flavallee replied Mar 17, 2017 at 9:35 PM Chrome unusable, overrun with ads askey127 replied Mar 17, 2017 at 8:38 PM Games Stutters After A... To answer the followup questions - I've done quick spyware and virus scans, but not full ones (so I'll try them later). http://yellowproductions.net/win-xp/win-xp-home-installed-twice.php I looked at Tuning Windows XP on the links provided by RAM-PAGE but it does not explain how to do those things to speed up my computer's performance and to make
Error code returned is in data DWORD 0.