To actually fix this issue I ended up having to go to the device manager and check for driver updates on all my devices, one at a time. When it happens to me, it is when I am browsing the internet, with no music or videos running in the background. Chances are other people have reported the same problem and the manufacturer might have found a solution. This didn't fix the problem laptops, but we haven't had anymore similar issues since the push last month. Source
You say "especially with browsers". Looks like KB3076895 is the issue, and KB3092627 might be the solution. I say that because [modern, advanced] games, photoshop and viewing movies are all fairly disk intensive tasks. If a BIOS update is available, download and install the update according to the instructions on the download page.
Ill report back in a couple of days, or, as soon as, IF, it happens again. Then W8 works and looks and feels almost exactly like the familiar W7. It is an excellent OS.
Please try the request again. Concur. HP PCs - Computer Locks Up or Freezes (Windows 7) This document applies to HP and Compaq computers with Windows7. Windows 7 Freezes Randomly For A Few Seconds It's been on for a day now and no problems so far.
The performance improvements are very noticeable and unless you have a strong reason to stay with 7, I would recommend 8. -Stephen Reply With Quote 07-07-2014,04:38 PM #19 NoelDP View Profile What To Do When Windows 7 Freezes W8 is more secure than W7 and that is reason alone to go with it. Still having problems Reports: · Posted 4 years ago Top vistamike Posts: 10945 This post has been reported. It is a ThinkCenter M81.
Site Changelog Community Forum Software by IP.Board Sign In Use Facebook Use Twitter Need an account? Windows 7 Freezes After Startup My Startup Programs: Logitech Download Assistant Microsoft Security Essentials Google Update Microsoft Windows Operating System HDAudioCPL Java Platform SE Auto Updater 2.0 Splashtop Connect STC Agent Reports: · Posted 4 years Maybe this should be moved to the BSOD section? Remove all CDs and DVDs from the computer, and then restart the computer.
CPU: i3 - 370/i7-6500U Memory: 8GB/8GB Hard Drives: 750GB/1TB Operating System: Win 7 Home Premium (+ sundry VMs)/Win 10 & VMs Re: Windows 7 Ultimate 64-bit random freezes OEM Licenses are The only Windows license that is transferable to a new motherboard or computer is a full retail license. System Hangs Frequently Windows 7 Reply With Quote 07-07-2014,12:05 PM #18 Tekno Venus View Profile View Forum Posts View Blog Entries Visit Homepage View Articles AdministratorBSOD Kernel Dump AnalystSite Designer Join Date Jul 2012 Location UK Windows 10 Randomly Freezes I use MSE in 7 on 3 machines (32 & 64bit) on home and business machines.
Did you apply a proper layer of TIM (thermal interface material) between the CPU and heatsink? this contact form Click a window outside Task Manager. Password Advanced Search Show Threads Show Posts Advanced Search Go to Page... But if you are going to buy new, buy new. Windows 7 Professional Freezes Randomly
View the date the software program was installed to help find software involved in the lock-up. Reply With Quote 07-05-2014,01:30 AM #14 NoelDP View Profile View Forum Posts View Blog Entries Visit Homepage View Articles ModeratorWindows Update AnalystContributor Join Date May 2012 Location North Wales Posts925 System I have it on my Windows XP, Windows 7, and Windows 8 CP computers. have a peek here Next up was memtest86.
MS MVP Windows and Devices for IT, 2007 - 2017 Heat is the bane of all electronics! Windows 7 Freezes On Startup Nothing. avast! 7 Free Edition works well.
I noticed in Google Chrome that on the status bar appear: Waiting for cache... My GPU has recently been upgraded and my HDD to an SSD, issue's were occurring before this. Windows 7 is already nearly 5 years old! Windows 7 Keeps Freezing Not Responding Bump!