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Q: comp. shuts down and wont turn on most times

problem is in subject. here is the log file

Logfile of HijackThis v1.99.1
Scan saved at 10:02:50 PM, on 9/23/2006
Platform: Windows XP SP2 (WinNT 5.01.2600)
MSIE: Internet Explorer v6.00 SP2 (6.00.2900.2180)

Running processes:
C:\WINDOWS\System32\smss.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\csrss.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\winlogon.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\services.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\lsass.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\svchost.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\svchost.exe
C:\WINDOWS\System32\svchost.exe
C:\WINDOWS\System32\svchost.exe
C:\WINDOWS\System32\svchost.exe
C:\WINDOWS\Explorer.EXE
C:\WINDOWS\system32\spoolsv.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\issearch.exe
C:\windows\system\hpsysdrv.exe
C:\Program Files\COMPAQ\Easy Access Button Support\StartEAK.exe
C:\PROGRA~1\Yahoo!\browser\ybrwicon.exe
C:\Program Files\BroadJump\Client Foundation\CFD.exe
C:\Program Files\Visual Networks\Visual IP InSight\SBC\IPClient.exe
C:\Program Files\Visual Networks\Visual IP InSight\SBC\IPMon32.exe
C:\PROGRA~1\Yahoo!\YOP\yop.exe
C:\Program Files\Yahoo!\Antivirus\CAVTray.exe
C:\Program Files\Yahoo!\Antivirus\CAVRID.exe
C:\Program Files\Lexmark P910 Series\lxbymon.exe
C:\Program Files\Lexmark P910 Series\ezprint.exe
C:\Program Files\Java\jre1.5.0_07\bin\jusched.exe
C:\PROGRA~1\Yahoo!\browser\ycommon.exe
C:\Program Files\QuickTime\qttask.exe
C:\Program Files\Compaq\Easy Access Button Support\CPQEADM.EXE
C:\WINDOWS\system32\dla\tfswctrl.exe
C:\WINDOWS\TPPALDR.EXE
C:\Compaq\EAKDRV\EAUSBKBD.EXE
C:\WINDOWS\system32\rundll32.exe
C:\Program Files\Common Files\{D077E35D-05FC-1033-1216-020920020001}\Update.exe
C:\Program Files\Messenger\msmsgs.exe
C:\PROGRA~1\Compaq\EASYAC~1\BttnServ.exe
C:\Program Files\MSN Messenger\MsnMsgr.Exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\crunner\cproc.exe
C:\Program Files\Yahoo!\Antivirus\ISafe.exe
C:\WINDOWS\System32\cisvc.exe
C:\Program Files\compaq\Compaq Advisor\bin\compaq-rba.exe
C:\WINDOWS\System32\svchost.exe
C:\WINDOWS\System32\wdfmgr.exe
C:\Program Files\Yahoo!\Antivirus\VetMsg.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\lxbycoms.exe
C:\WINDOWS\System32\alg.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\cidaemon.exe
C:\Program Files\Visual Networks\Visual IP InSight\SBC\IPClient.exe
C:\Program Files\Internet Explorer\iexplore.exe
C:\Program Files\Mozilla Firefox\firefox.exe
c:\Program Files\Microsoft Money\System\urlmap.exe
C:\DOCUME~1\BETHFR~1\LOCALS~1\Temp\Temporary Directory 1 for hijackthis.zip\HijackThis.exe

R1 - HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main,Search Bar = http://red.clientapps.yahoo.com/cust...search/ie.html
R1 - HKLM\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main,Default_Page_URL = http://store.presario.net/scripts/re...c=2c02&lc=0409
R1 - HKLM\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main,Search Bar = http://red.clientapps.yahoo.com/cust...search/ie.html
R0 - HKLM\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main,Start Page = http://yahoo.sbc.com/dsl
R1 - HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\SearchURL,(Default) = http://red.clientapps.yahoo.com/cust.../www.yahoo.com
R1 - HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main,Window Title = Microsoft Internet Explorer provided by Compaq
R3 - URLSearchHook: (no name) - {A8BD6820-6ED7-423E-9558-2D1486B0FEEA} - C:\Program Files\DeluxeCommunications\DxcBho.dll
O2 - BHO: Yahoo! Toolbar Helper - {02478D38-C3F9-4EFB-9B51-7695ECA05670} - C:\Program Files\Yahoo!\Companion\Installs\cpn0\yt.dll
O2 - BHO: AcroIEHlprObj Class - {06849E9F-C8D7-4D59-B87D-784B7D6BE0B3} - C:\Program Files\Adobe\Acrobat 5.0\Reader\ActiveX\AcroIEHelper.ocx
O2 - BHO: (no name) - {278B661A-14A8-D8B0-6AF4-03088B866149} - C:\WINDOWS\system32\unaoakg.dll
O2 - BHO: UberButton Class - {5BAB4B5B-68BC-4B02-94D6-2FC0DE4A7897} - C:\Program Files\Yahoo!\Common\yiesrvc.dll
O2 - BHO: DriveLetterAccess - {5CA3D70E-1895-11CF-8E15-001234567890} - C:\WINDOWS\system32\dla\tfswshx.dll
O2 - BHO: YahooTaggedBM Class - {65D886A2-7CA7-479B-BB95-14D1EFB7946A} - C:\Program Files\Yahoo!\Common\YIeTagBm.dll
O2 - BHO: SSVHelper Class - {761497BB-D6F0-462C-B6EB-D4DAF1D92D43} - C:\Program Files\Java\jre1.5.0_07\bin\ssv.dll
O2 - BHO: (no name) - {a43385f0-7113-496d-96d7-b9b550e3fcca} - C:\WINDOWS\system32\ixt0.dll
O2 - BHO: SidebarAutoLaunch Class - {F2AA9440-6328-4933-B7C9-A6CCDF9CBF6D} - C:\Program Files\Yahoo!\browser\YSidebarIEBHO.dll
O2 - BHO: (no name) - {FDD3B846-8D59-4ffb-8758-209B6AD74ACC} - c:\Program Files\Microsoft Money\System\mnyviewer.dll
O3 - Toolbar: Yahoo! Toolbar - {EF99BD32-C1FB-11D2-892F-0090271D4F88} - C:\Program Files\Yahoo!\Companion\Installs\cpn0\yt.dll
O3 - Toolbar: Safety Bar - {052b12f7-86fa-4921-8482-26c42316b522} - C:\Program Files\Safety Bar\SafetyBar.dll
O4 - HKLM\..\Run: [hpsysdrv] c:\windows\system\hpsysdrv.exe
O4 - HKLM\..\Run: [IgfxTray] C:\WINDOWS\System32\igfxtray.exe
O4 - HKLM\..\Run: [HotKeysCmds] C:\WINDOWS\System32\hkcmd.exe
O4 - HKLM\..\Run: [StorageGuard] "C:\Program Files\VERITAS Software\Update Manager\sgtray.exe" /r
O4 - HKLM\..\Run: [Recguard] C:\WINDOWS\SMINST\RECGUARD.EXE
O4 - HKLM\..\Run: [WCOLOREAL] "C:\Program Files\COMPAQ\Coloreal\coloreal.exe"
O4 - HKLM\..\Run: [srmclean] C:\Cpqs\Scom\srmclean.exe
O4 - HKLM\..\Run: [CPQEASYACC] C:\Program Files\COMPAQ\Easy Access Button Support\StartEAK.exe
O4 - HKLM\..\Run: [YBrowser] C:\PROGRA~1\Yahoo!\browser\ybrwicon.exe
O4 - HKLM\..\Run: [BJCFD] C:\Program Files\BroadJump\Client Foundation\CFD.exe
O4 - HKLM\..\Run: [IPInSightLAN 02] "C:\Program Files\Visual Networks\Visual IP InSight\SBC\IPClient.exe" -l
O4 - HKLM\..\Run: [IPInSightMonitor 02] "C:\Program Files\Visual Networks\Visual IP InSight\SBC\IPMon32.exe"
O4 - HKLM\..\Run: [YOP] C:\PROGRA~1\Yahoo!\YOP\yop.exe /autostart
O4 - HKLM\..\Run: [CaAvTray] "C:\Program Files\Yahoo!\Antivirus\CAVTray.exe"
O4 - HKLM\..\Run: [CAVRID] "C:\Program Files\Yahoo!\Antivirus\CAVRID.exe"
O4 - HKLM\..\Run: [HPDJ Taskbar Utility] C:\WINDOWS\System32\spool\drivers\w32x86\3\hpztsb07.exe
O4 - HKLM\..\Run: [KernelFaultCheck] %systemroot%\system32\dumprep 0 -k
O4 - HKLM\..\Run: [MediaPipe P2P Loader] "C:\Program Files\p2pnetworks\mpp2pl.exe" /H
O4 - HKLM\..\Run: [LXBYCATS] rundll32 C:\WINDOWS\System32\spool\DRIVERS\W32X86\3\LXBYtime.dll,[email protected]
O4 - HKLM\..\Run: [lxbymon.exe] "C:\Program Files\Lexmark P910 Series\lxbymon.exe"
O4 - HKLM\..\Run: [FaxCenterServer] "C:\Program Files\Lexmark Fax Solutions\fm3032.exe" /s
O4 - HKLM\..\Run: [EzPrint] "C:\Program Files\Lexmark P910 Series\ezprint.exe"
O4 - HKLM\..\Run: [VTPreset] VTPreset.exe
O4 - HKLM\..\Run: [SunJavaUpdateSched] C:\Program Files\Java\jre1.5.0_07\bin\jusched.exe
O4 - HKLM\..\Run: [iTunesHelper] "C:\Program Files\iTunes\iTunesHelper.exe"
O4 - HKLM\..\Run: [QuickTime Task] "C:\Program Files\QuickTime\qttask.exe" -atboottime
O4 - HKLM\..\Run: [dla] C:\WINDOWS\system32\dla\tfswctrl.exe
O4 - HKLM\..\Run: [TPP Auto Loader] C:\WINDOWS\TPPALDR.EXE
O4 - HKLM\..\Run: [NeroCheck] C:\WINDOWS\system32\NeroCheck.exe
O4 - HKLM\..\Run: [uhvjsul.dll] C:\WINDOWS\system32\rundll32.exe C:\WINDOWS\system32\uhvjsul.dll,mrpmvyf
O4 - HKLM\..\Run: [DeluxeCommunications] C:\Program Files\DeluxeCommunications\Dxc.exe
O4 - HKLM\..\Run: [UserFaultCheck] %systemroot%\system32\dumprep 0 -u
O4 - HKLM\..\RunOnce: [Compaq_RBA] C:\Program Files\compaq\Compaq Advisor\bin\compaq-rba.exe -z
O4 - HKCU\..\Run: [MSMSGS] "C:\Program Files\Messenger\msmsgs.exe" /background
O4 - HKCU\..\Run: [MsnMsgr] "C:\Program Files\MSN Messenger\MsnMsgr.Exe" /background
O4 - HKCU\..\Run: [Yahoo! Pager] C:\Program Files\Yahoo!\Messenger\ypager.exe -quiet
O4 - HKCU\..\Run: [Microsoft Works Update Detection] c:\Program Files\Microsoft Works\WkDetect.exe
O4 - HKCU\..\Run: [BgMonitor_{79662E04-7C6C-4d9f-84C7-88D8A56B10AA}] "C:\Program Files\Common Files\Ahead\Lib\NMBgMonitor.exe"
O4 - HKCU\..\Run: [cprocsvc] C:\WINDOWS\system32\crunner\cproc.exe
O4 - HKCU\..\Run: [DeluxeCommunications] C:\Program Files\DeluxeCommunications\Dxc.exe
O8 - Extra context menu item: &eBay Search - res://C:\Program Files\eBay\eBay Toolbar2\eBayTb.dll/RCSearch.html
O8 - Extra context menu item: &Yahoo! Search - file:///C:\Program Files\Yahoo!\Common/ycsrch.htm
O8 - Extra context menu item: Yahoo! &Dictionary - file:///C:\Program Files\Yahoo!\Common/ycdict.htm
O8 - Extra context menu item: Yahoo! &Maps - file:///C:\Program Files\Yahoo!\Common/ycmap.htm
O8 - Extra context menu item: Yahoo! &SMS - file:///C:\Program Files\Yahoo!\Common/ycsms.htm
O9 - Extra button: (no name) - {08B0E5C0-4FCB-11CF-AAA5-00401C608501} - C:\Program Files\Java\jre1.5.0_07\bin\ssv.dll
O9 - Extra 'Tools' menuitem: Sun Java Console - {08B0E5C0-4FCB-11CF-AAA5-00401C608501} - C:\Program Files\Java\jre1.5.0_07\bin\ssv.dll
O9 - Extra button: Yahoo! Services - {5BAB4B5B-68BC-4B02-94D6-2FC0DE4A7897} - C:\Program Files\Yahoo!\Common\yiesrvc.dll
O9 - Extra button: MoneySide - {E023F504-0C5A-4750-A1E7-A9046DEA8A21} - c:\Program Files\Microsoft Money\System\mnyviewer.dll
O9 - Extra button: Messenger - {FB5F1910-F110-11d2-BB9E-00C04F795683} - C:\Program Files\Messenger\msmsgs.exe
O9 - Extra 'Tools' menuitem: Windows Messenger - {FB5F1910-F110-11d2-BB9E-00C04F795683} - C:\Program Files\Messenger\msmsgs.exe
O12 - Plugin for .spop: C:\Program Files\Internet Explorer\Plugins\NPDocBox.dll
O14 - IERESET.INF: START_PAGE_URL=http://store.presario.net/scripts/redirectors/presario/storeredir2.dll?s=consumerfav&c=2c02&lc=0409
O16 - DPF: Yahoo! Chat - http://us.chat1.yimg.com/us.yimg.com.../c381/chat.cab
O16 - DPF: Yahoo! Pool 2 - http://download.games.yahoo.com/game...s/y/potg_x.cab
O16 - DPF: Yahoo! Spades - http://download.games.yahoo.com/game...ts/y/st2_x.cab
O16 - DPF: {0E5F0222-96B9-11D3-8997-00104BD12D94} (PCPitstop Utility) - http://www.pcpitstop.com/pcpitstop/PCPitStop.CAB
O16 - DPF: {1842B0EE-B597-11D4-8997-00104BD12D94} (iCC Class) - http://www.pcpitstop.com/internet/pcpConnCheck.cab
O16 - DPF: {30528230-99f7-4bb4-88d8-fa1d4f56a2ab} (YInstStarter Class) - C:\Program Files\Yahoo!\common\yinsthelper.dll
O16 - DPF: {33331111-1111-1111-1111-611111193457} - file://c:\ex.cab
O16 - DPF: {33331111-1111-1111-1111-611111193458} - file://c:\ex.cab
O16 - DPF: {33331111-1111-1111-1111-622221193458} - file://c:\ex.cab
O16 - DPF: {43331111-1111-1111-1111-611111195622} - file://c:\ex.cab
O16 - DPF: {4EC8E993-32C1-47F5-A07A-5B0574655AD4} (WXcom Class) - http://us.dl1.yimg.com/download.yaho...tr_current.cab
O16 - DPF: {64311111-1111-1121-1111-111191113457} - file://c:\eied_s7.cab
O16 - DPF: {8714912E-380D-11D5-B8AA-00D0B78F3D48} (Yahoo! Webcam Upload Wrapper) - http://chat.yahoo.com/cab/yuplapp.cab
O16 - DPF: {A8F2B9BD-A6A0-486A-9744-18920D898429} (ScorchPlugin Class) - http://www.sibelius.com/download/sof...iveXPlugin.cab
O16 - DPF: {AB86CE53-AC9F-449F-9399-D8ABCA09EC09} (Get_ActiveX Control) - https://h17000.www1.hp.com/ewfrf-JAV...oadManager.ocx
O16 - DPF: {B38870E4-7ECB-40DA-8C6A-595F0A5519FF} (MsnMessengerSetupDownloadControl Class) - http://messenger.msn.com/download/Ms...Downloader.cab
O16 - DPF: {D18F962A-3722-4B59-B08D-28BB9EB2281E} (PhotosCtrl Class) - http://photos.yahoo.com/ocx/us/yexplorer1_9us.cab
O17 - HKLM\System\CCS\Services\Tcpip\..\{8E67DAF8-AB22-4988-9769-DA3C0D564068}: NameServer = 68.94.156.1 68.94.157.1
O18 - Protocol: msnim - {828030A1-22C1-4009-854F-8E305202313F} - "C:\PROGRA~1\MSNMES~1\msgrapp.dll" (file missing)
O20 - AppInit_DLLs: dxclib303562752.dll,30.dll
O20 - Winlogon Notify: igfxcui - C:\WINDOWS\SYSTEM32\igfxsrvc.dll
O20 - Winlogon Notify: WgaLogon - C:\WINDOWS\SYSTEM32\WgaLogon.dll
O20 - Winlogon Notify: winuns32 - C:\WINDOWS\SYSTEM32\winuns32.dll
O21 - SSODL: SystemCheck2 - {54645654-2225-4455-44A1-9F4543D34546} - C:\WINDOWS\System32\vbsys2.dll (file missing)
O21 - SSODL: incestuously - {03413bf7-e34c-445b-bfc0-a2b127255871} - (no file)
O23 - Service: CAISafe - Computer Associates International, Inc. - C:\Program Files\Yahoo!\Antivirus\ISafe.exe
O23 - Service: Compaq Advisor (Compaq_RBA) - NeoPlanet - C:\Program Files\compaq\Compaq Advisor\bin\compaq-rba.exe
O23 - Service: InstallDriver Table Manager (IDriverT) - Macrovision Corporation - C:\Program Files\Common Files\InstallShield\Driver\11\Intel 32\IDriverT.exe
O23 - Service: iPodService - Unknown owner - C:\Documents and Settings\Beth French\Desktop\iPod\bin\iPodService.exe (file missing)
O23 - Service: lxby_device - Lexmark International, Inc. - C:\WINDOWS\system32\lxbycoms.exe
O23 - Service: Content Monitoring Tool (msCMTSrvc) - Unknown owner - C:\WINDOWS\system32\msCMTSrvc.exe
O23 - Service: VET Message Service (VETMSGNT) - Computer Associates International, Inc. - C:\Program Files\Yahoo!\Antivirus\VetMsg.exe
O23 - Service: YPCService - Yahoo! Inc. - C:\WINDOWS\system32\YPCSER~1.EXE

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Preferred Solution: comp. shuts down and wont turn on most times

I recommend downloading and running DAP. It can help sort out any driver and firmware related issues on your system

It's worked out well for many of us in the past.

You can download it direct from this link http://downloaddap.org. (This link will open the download page of DAP so you can save a copy to your computer.)

A: comp. shuts down and wont turn on most times

Issue being addressed here:

http://www.techsupportforum.com/showthread.php?p=643093

Thread Closed.

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RELEVANCY SCORE 69.6

OS Windows Vista Basic SP1
Hardware
Intel Pentium Dual Core e2220 processor
2gb ddr2
160 gb 7200 rpm sata hard disk
(13 gb allocated for recovery system)
DVD RW R9
Nvidia GeForce 7050 up to 895mb

Packard Bell Imedia d2317 uk

I give quick summary. Im not at all good with tech knowledge

18mth old pc. Wont boot. But is temporamental. Sometimes will turn on, make noise, and the dvd drive can open. Other times wont even power up or even the odd time i get to the american trends black screen with some commands like f2 for SETUP , f8 bb popup. Also noticed it said checksum bad

My girlfriends pc this is. It happened when she was using farmville. Got the bsod. PC was working really amazingly beforehand like brand new. Very little software, on it, and no music or movie downloads. No file sharing. Satisfactory AVG etc

bsod.!! arrrggh. I noted down what i could from the first one before it restarted automatically.

PAGE_FAULT_IN_NON-PAGED_AREA

down the page after a bit of warning about recent software or hardware installations or missed windows updates.. this technical info

STOP :0x00000050 (0xEE946856,0x00000001,0x81FQ47D5,0x00000002)

collecting data for crash dump .....
initializing disk for crash dump

After autorestart, it done a repair startup which at first looked like working and everything it seemed fine. So i opened firefox browser which reopened the farmville page that had been on at the previous bsod. Well it happened again except this time it froze. After 10mins not... Read more

A:Newbie bsod. Wont boot, wont even turn on most times, but does sometimes

If I leave it alone for a few hrs, the system might seem like its going to work, the on switch goes blue lit, theres the normal beep it makes, the three lights on the keyboard flash, then i get packard bell screen for split second which gives me options like enter BIOS, but that scares me. Then it will go straight to the American Trends page i explained earlier and wont go further

Then if you switch power off again and see what happens, it may not even power up next time, no blue lit on, a split second of fan noise then nada. Or it may have nothing happen except you can hear the fan running and the dvd drive can open

Of course she cant find her vista disc!!! We will find it 2moro somewhere though. There is no important data on the pc so if it was possible to reinstall vista I would just leave it in to get fixed. I got quoted 25 pounds.

Can anyone help me out or have any clue. My brother had a problem last month with a firefox update which gave him similair trouble. But lucky for him, it resolved itself after 3 days of turning it on/off and hoping for the best

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COMP SPECS:
Athlong 2500+
5900 graphics card invidia
asus deluxe motherboard
all i know sorry

Ok here goes...A couple days ago my computer was acting up and shutting off my itself...i decided to reformat so i put in the cd and turned on my computer...well first i go to delete the drives and repartition them so i can start from a new computer, but it would not let me delete my c drive b/c it said it had some temp. files that is needed...then all of a sudden the computer shuts off again...i restart it and up pops a black screen saying that there is no keyboard present...well there obviously was...i unplug everything plug it back in and turn it back on...keyboard is present and up pops a screen that says do i want to run the current xp on my computer or go to the setup...i try to move the arrow to the current xp but it wont let me so i go into setup and try to repair my current xp instead of repartioning b/c i can't...about 50% of the way through repairing my computer shuts off...this problem is very annoying and i need my computer for school...so...

1) I need to know why it shuts off all the time

2) I need to know why i can't delete my c drive and repartition it

3) I need to know why i cannot get back into my original xp desktop b/c my keyboard doesnt work only in that screen...

THANK YOU SO MUCH FOR YOUR HELP...
 

A:NEED HELP: comp wont reformat and shuts off

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THe Hard Driver i think is the problem.

the yellow LED on the front is flashing. Whatever I do to the computer it wont turn on, so I pulled the power cord out to stop it(the led that was flashing). When I plugged it back in today, it just started flashing again. The computer is off but it still flashes, . instead of turnign on It just flashes this yellow light. Any ideas? i am runing windows Xp home and a 71GB hard driver
it worked fine when changed the hard driver to another hard driver(20GB Windows Xp media center). i pluged the 71GB as slave and it steal wont turn on.
i really need to access that hard drive my entire website data is in there.
PLease if some one can help me

Thanx in advence
 

A:HELP MY COMP. Wont turn on

Hi Igli and welcome to the Techspot Forum :wave:

First its a Hard Drive not a hard driver, from your post I can only guess that the 71GB Hard Drive has failed, either mechanically or electronically.

Suggestions, go to the maufacturers website and download the test tool for the drive in question and test it, sorry to say if the test tool finds it faulty then all your data is gone.

Regards
 

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RELEVANCY SCORE 66

I was on my computer i got a bright flash and now my comp wont turn on is this just my power supply or worse
 

A:Comp wont turn on

Where did the bright flash come from?
If you're lucky it's just the power supply. Worst case scenario? Everything in it is fried.
I'd try a different power supply first, then take it from there.
 

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We have a comp plugged into a surge protector, and when you flip the switch, it won't turn on unless you flip it on-off for about a minute (literally) We tried plugging it into the wall, and a different surge protector, and same problem. Is the relay switch inside the comp going bad?? If so, how do we fix it?
 

A:Comp wont turn on!!!!

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hey, i just finished putting together a pc for my grandpas office, ive checked like 81239812 times, everything is connected properly. When i hit the power button, nothing happens. Not even an attempt to boot, no fans turn on, nothing.

any suggestions??
 

A:New comp wont turn on

Don't worry this happens all the time! Remember to power off before disconnecting anything. Do you get any beeps? 1 beep is good - more beeps is bad and can tell you what is going wrong.
First take out the motherboard and make sure that there not too many stand-offs; any extras can short out the board.
If this is OK, check you have all the front panel connections on the right pins - an LED connection on the reset button for example will stop it booting.
If this still does not sort it, disconnect everything and take out all the cards except the front panel and power supply cables. Does it boot? Reconnect one thing at a time and that will tell you what is causing the problem.
Get back to us!
 

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hi there

my problem is the following..sometimes (happened 3 times so far) my PC just shuts down (usually when am playing games), i wouldn't call it shut down though..the fans still running but the screen goes blank and it stays that way...if i try to restart it doesn't respond so i unplug the power and try to boot it up again..i get the fans running but my mobo start beep wont sound off like usual..so basiccaly i get the fans running and the screen is still black then nothing, it stays that way..

i try and remove some ram sticks (got 4x1G) one by one without luck..so i leave it that way for like an hour and when i try again with all 4 rams in place it starts!!..

the second time it didn't start again till i put just 1 ram.it booted up..i put 2 rams together..it boots up..put 3 it still does..but when i put the 4 together i get an abnormal long beep and nothing..just the blank screen..leave it for an hour, put all 4 , and it starts again!!

now this time (3rd) i remove all rams and disconnected the power for like 30 mins then put them all in again and it booted up..i ran memtest on all 4 together with no errors, so now i am running memetest on each one alone..so far 2 passed with no errors and am still testing..

am starting to think it's not my ram..but every thing else is kinda new..my rig

motherboard: Gigabyte GA-78-s2H
ram:kingstone 4*1 bus 1066
CPU:AMD 9850 quadcore 2.5G
GPU:ATI Radion HD 4890 toxic sapphire
PSU:OCZ game extreme 750 watt

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A:PC shuts down, wont turn on for a while then it just does!

If the computer was operating without any errors before it died, then I would suspect the power supply. If you have another computer, you could try and swap the power supply.
The first thing I would do is check the power cord and make sure it did come unplugged.
If the power light is off — The computer is either turned off or is not receiving power.
• Reset the power cable into both the power connector on the back of the computer and the electrical outlet.
• If the computer is plugged into a power strip, ensure that the power strip is plugged into an electrical outlet and that the power strip is turned on.
• Ensure that the electrical outlet is working by testing it with another device, such as a lamp.
• Bypass power protection devices, power strips, and power extension cables to verify that the computer turns on.
• Ensure that the main power cable is securely connected to the system board.
• Ensure that the front panel cable is securely connected to the system board.
• Toggle the voltage selection switch on the back of the computer. For more
http://bit.ly/azg36l
 

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As title says, computer randomly shut off without warning and won't turn back on. However if I wait for a while or reset the bios by removing the battery it will then decide to start again. It seems to occur when I am putting decent load on the system, and will always happen after about ten minutes of running prime95.

My initial thoughts are overheating however monitoring with core temp the CPU never goes above 65 degrees. Another weird thing is after the shutdown the bios will reset by itself if I wait. I tested the PSU with a multimeter and the voltages are fine. I'm thinking PSU, CPU or mobo. What are your thoughts?

A:shuts off then wont turn on for a while

Another strange thing I've noticed. If I plug the CPU fan into the CPU fan connector on the motherboard the system overheats when under load. As the CPU heats up the fan seems to slow down. Starting at about 1100rpm and slowing to about 600rpm as the CPU overheats. I shut it off at 80 to prevent damage. I tried all the different fan settings - pwm, voltage and running at max all with the same result.

If i plug the fan directly into the PSU it doesn't overheat, but system still shuts off.

Im not sure what to do! Don't want to start replacing parts if I don't know what the problem is.

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Well my computer doesn't turn on anymore. It was working fine and then the power cord of the surge got unplugged from the outlet. Needless to say the comp wont turn on anymore. I was wondering if its the psu or the mobo that has messed up. When I plug in the comp the steady power light turns on, on the mobo which i assume it means it receiving some type of power. But when I press the power button the led lights of comp flash on and then turn back off. So does anybody know if its the psu or the mobo that is damaged?
 

A:Comp Wont Turn ON is it the PSU or the Mobo

Probably Power Supply (hard to say really)

Just for a quick option:

Remove the power cord
Hold the On button in for 30 secs (releasing all internal voltage)
Put the power cord back in (securely)
Turn on (I hope)
 

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ok, so lets start like this: i dont know too much about computers, but i did a little research. i know what the motherboard is and i know that the actual power button on the tower just sends the signal to switch on or off to the power supply unit... And i havent done anything to my computer recently just have gone online. So All i did was shut my computer down last night, and it WOULDNT TURN ON this morning.
- i already tried unplugging and plugging back in, and changed the the power bar. everything else on the bar works (my light, the monitor, the dsl box, and the speakers) except the computer base.
PLEASE HELP!!
- erika
 

A:I Really Need Help. Comp Wont Turn On, No Idea Why

It could be a power supply issue, have you made any hardware changes lately? Also, is the power button wire correctly placed in the slot on the mobo (could've been loose)?
 

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My windows 7 comp won't turn on or charge the light won't even turn on and I tried a different charger and it still doesn't work helllllp!!!!

A:Comp wont turn on or charge?

Hi and welcome to TSF what is the make and model of your pc or if a custom build the make and model of the motherboard,cpu,gpu,ram,and powersupply

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I'm running a Prescott P4 3.2 gHz, 1.5 gigs of ram, nVidia 5500 card, on an ASRock Motherboard model p4v88, running WinXp sp2 and every single update...

Last night I shut down the system before I left with no problems. I haven't had *any* problems with it, really, as long as I've owned it. I take great care of it and it's been devoid of viruses or disk error or anything since I've had it (only 5 months). Also no BIOS updates in a long time, and no windows updates in a few weeks.

This morning I pushed power and the fans whirred up for maybe a half a second before the system turned off. I pushed power again and the same thing happened. I unplugged everything from the back but the power, same. I opened it up (unplugged) and pulled out the ram - same. Uplugged the harddrives - same. Cdroms/pci cards/video card/ etc., until the only thing that was plugged in was the motherboard. I'm still having the same problem. The little green LED on the front of the case remains lit even tho the sys isn't on. I think the PSU is okay... what the hell could the problem be? The computer was plugged into a surge protector so I don't think it got a shock. I haven't like spilled water on it or anthing.. ahh...
 

A:Comp Wont Turn On - No Symptoms!

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Hi
i just installled a watercooler for my comp, but as i was removing the retention clips from my mb, my screw driver slipped and hit the back of the mobo and made a small mark, i was hoping it wasnt serious and so caerried on with my install. i have now installed everything and motherboard and all wires are back in their places.
BUT NOW WHEN I PRESS THE START UP BUTTON, NOTHING HAPPENS I WANA CRY LOL, is it because i damaged the motherboard? even though i cant turn all the lights on the inside of my mobo are on and so is the display on my tower but it still wont turn on
PLEASE HELP!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
 

A:My 3.6ghz Comp WONT TURN ON :(!!! Please help

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Hi, i just registered to this site, and have a ?

i have a ASUS M3N78 PRO M/B, was working fine and the other day i turned my comp. on and it said USB Over-current detected....shutdown in 15 sec, now it just doesnt turn on at all, i dont know much about the internals of a computer and would really appreciate help/advice. right now the comp doesnt turn on, the green indicator light on my M/B lights up when the power switch is on, but when i go to boot up the comp. my led fan lights flash and does nothing, and the green indicator goes dim.

thanks in advance
 

A:USB over-current detected/comp wont turn on

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I have a Lexmark all in one printer, scanner, copier X 1150 and I have it connected to my computer via USB cable and when I try to turn on my computer my computer won't like boot up or anything it just turns on and stays at some black screen so I was wondering if I could get some help
 

A:My Comp Wont Turn On When My Printer Is Plugged In Via USB Cable

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hi good day everyone, im having a problem with this switch 10 laptop it wont turn on, after i install some driver of board.. isn't the bios had been automatically update or firmware updated.. after the installation it won't turn on any more.. but there a charging indication... please help me i want to retrieve those data. and is there any way to retrive those data, because when in open the unit, i found out that there is no hdd on it, i'll guess some sort of embedded memory on it is using.. please help me..

A:ACER ASPIRE SWITCH 10 SHUTS DOWN and WONT TURN ON

>>> i install some driver of board>>> What driver? What board? >>>isn't the bios had been automatically update or firmware updated>>> Bios firmware isn't automatically updated? Did you try to update the bios firmware? Jack E/NJ 

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hi good day everyone, im having a problem with this switch 10 laptop it wont turn on, after i install some driver of board.. isn't the bios had been automatically update or firmware updated.. after the installation it won't turn on any more.. but there a charging indication... please help me i want to retrieve those data. and is there any way to retrive those data, because when in open the unit, i found out that there is no hdd on it, i'll guess some sort of embedded memory on it is using.. please help me..

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Hi,
I Have Hp Pavilion dv6-6120us and recently I notice that windows 7 shuts off but my computer stays on, the fan hard disc and lights stay on also, if I put my computer to sleep it wont wake up i have to hold the power button off for 10 seconds and restart the computer. I uninstalled all programs that are not necessary and also uninstalled my virus protector, I did run the disc cleaner, fixed the registry and ran a virus check and malware and no problems there, I also did a tune up check that comes loaded with my Hp system and found no problems. I already disabled all the usb controllers, video card, sound card, network card and still no luck., also on safe mode the computer wont shut off. I also ran msconfig and disabled all start-up programs and services and no luck still. I uninstalled all the windows updates also and still have same problem, any help I will take thanks.

A:Windows shuts off but laptop wont turn off or go to sleep.

When my Laptop would hang like that usually it was my WiFi showed as disabled in Device Manager. I set it to Enabled and all was back to normal.

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hello,
i sometimes turn on packet data but it never gets turned on (samsung galaxy mini), even though there is a tick mark on turn on packet data. when this happens i have to restart my phone everytime. this is a little annoying, can someone please help me resolve this issue?

thanks
 

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You guys have helped me a lot in the past and i appreciate the help again. Here are my logs.
 
Problem is avast wont activate and ive crashed a couple times, comp is running very slow.
 
 
Scan result of Farbar Recovery Scan Tool (FRST) (x64) Version:03-06-2015
Ran by Brian (administrator) on BRIANASUS on 03-06-2015 20:48:22
Running from C:\Users\Brian\Downloads
Loaded Profiles: UpdatusUser & Brian (Available Profiles: UpdatusUser & Brian)
Platform: Windows 7 Home Premium Service Pack 1 (X64) OS Language: English (United States)
Internet Explorer Version 11 (Default browser: Chrome)
Boot Mode: Normal
Tutorial for Farbar Recovery Scan Tool: http://www.geekstogo.com/forum/topic/335081-frst-tutorial-how-to-use-farbar-recovery-scan-tool/
 
==================== Processes (Whitelisted) =================
 
(If an entry is included in the fixlist, the process will be closed. The file will not be moved.)
 
(NVIDIA Corporation) C:\Windows\System32\nvvsvc.exe
(ASUSTeK Computer Inc.) C:\Windows\System32\FBAgent.exe
(NVIDIA Corporation) C:\Program Files\NVIDIA Corporation\Display\NvXDSync.exe
(NVIDIA Corporation) C:\Windows\System32\nvvsvc.exe
(ASUS) C:\Program Files (x86)\ASUS\ATK Package\ATK Hotkey\AsLdrSrv.exe
(ASUS) C:\Program Files (x86)\ASUS\ATK Package\ATKGFNEX\GFNEXSrv.exe
(Avast Software s.r.o.) C:\Program Files\AVAST Software\Avast\AvastSvc.exe
(Trend Micro Inc.) C:\Program Files\Trend Micro\AMSP\coreServiceShell.exe
(Trend Micro Inc.... Read more

A:Something is wrong with my comp. Avast wont activate, comp running slow, crashin

Hello, Welcome to BleepingComputer.I'm nasdaq and will be helping you.If you can please print this topic it will make it easier for you to follow the instructions and complete all of the necessary steps in the order listed.===Remove these programs in bold using the Add/Remove Programs applet.Download Updater (AOL LLC) (HKLM-x32\...\SoftwareUpdUtility) (Version: - ) <==== ATTENTIONRewardsArcadeSuite (HKU\S-1-5-21-2814915296-174591460-2764255659-1001\...\RewardsArcadeSuite) (Version: - 215 Apps) <==== ATTENTIONSearch Protection (HKU\S-1-5-21-2814915296-174591460-2764255659-1001\...\Search Protection) (Version: 9.4.0.2 - Spigot, Inc.) <==== ATTENTION===Open notepad (Start =>All Programs => Accessories => Notepad). Please copy the entire contents of the code box below. 
start

CreateRestorePoint:
CloseProcesses:

HKLM\SOFTWARE\Policies\Microsoft\Internet Explorer: Policy restriction <======= ATTENTION
HKU\S-1-5-21-2814915296-174591460-2764255659-1001\SOFTWARE\Policies\Microsoft\Internet Explorer: Policy restriction <======= ATTENTION
HKU\S-1-5-21-2814915296-174591460-2764255659-1001\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main,Start Page = https://search.yahoo.com/?type=282369&fr=spigot-yhp-ie
URLSearchHook: HKLM-x32 - (No Name) - {7aeb3efd-e564-43f1-b658-5058a7c5743b} - No File
URLSearchHook: HKU\S-1-5-21-2814915296-174591460-2764255659-1000 - (No Name) - {7aeb3efd-e564-43f1-b658-5058a7c5743b} - No File
BHO: TmIEPlugInBHO Class -> {1CA1377B-D... Read more

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hello and to start off i'd like to thank anyone who takes time to read this and try to help me out, thank you.

I'm running win xp sp2.

On July 1st an infected file was downloaded and run. AVG and Winpatrol noticed this and prompted the user to take action. The user checked to block all changes that the infected file tried to make, and deleted the file. Then music started to come from the speakers. All kinds of completly random stuff that is not installed on the computer. In task manager there was a file "c.exe" after ending this process the music stopped and it never came back. I don't know if it is related, but the next day the computer started to have problems.

Gaim 99% of the time hangs and timeouts when trying to connect a screen name. I do not have a firewall and windows one is disabled.

To get firefox to work, i had to open the browser, it wouldnt appear on screen but the process showed in task manager. Then i used task manager to end the process tree. Then when i opened the browser it would open but run slowly. This no longer works. Now when i click to open it nothing happens and the process does not show up in task manager.

Internet explorer works fine and that is what i'm using to write this. The computer was also having this overall lag with everything i'd try to do on it. Ex: open the start menu, open folders, etc. However as of this last computer restart, not that i've done anything to fix it, the computer runs at normal spe... Read more

A:firefox wont open, gaim wont connect, comp suddenly runs slow

Hi FLYer JUDE, and to BleepingComputer!Please follow the steps below. If you have questions or problems while working, please let me know!ATF-CLEANER------------------Please download ATF Cleaner by Atribune. (This program is for XP and Windows 2000 only)Double-click ATF-Cleaner.exe to run the program.Under Main "Select Files to Delete" choose: Select All.Click the Empty Selected button.If you use Firefox browserClick Firefox at the top and choose: Select AllClick the Empty Selected button.NOTE: If you would like to keep your saved passwords, please click No at the prompt.If you use Opera browserClick Opera at the top and choose: Select AllClick the Empty Selected button.NOTE: If you would like to keep your saved passwords, please click No at the prompt.Click Exit on the Main menu to close the program.For Technical Support, double-click the e-mail address located at the bottom of each menu.DR. WEB CUREIT----------------------Please download Dr.Web CureIt and save it to your desktop. DO NOT perform a scan yet.alternate download linkNote: The file will be randomly named (i.e. 5mkuvc4z.exe).Reboot your computer in "Safe Mode" using the F8 method. To do this, restart your computer and after hearing your computer beep once during startup (but before the Windows icon appears) press the F8 key repeatedly. A menu will appear with several options. Use the arrow keys to navigate and select the option to run Windows in Safe Mode.Scan with Dr.Web CureIt as fo... Read more

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I cant figgure it out!! Ive got 2 computers right here one loads my domain one doesnt. they both have the same firewall and are hooked up to the same router but this one times out every time. Every other website loads fine. This is driving me nuts!
 

A:My website times out only on THIS comp

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i have my comp sitting on a shelf on top of my monitor, the side of the case is off, and i have 2 case fans. Funny thing is that my computer will not stop locking up. It doesnt happen with any certain app or any other thing, just pure random. I have an AMD Duron 750 MHz cpu, xtasy everything 64 mb gforce 2 mx 400 video, and running 384 mb sdram.
 

A:Comp Locking up at least 2 times a day

rick is right about what is the most likely cause of the lockups ( drivers) with via chipsets I have found the most common source of instability to be problems with the USB drivers. many times people do not even load the drivers which are seperate download and install from the via 4 in 1 drivers.

the very first thing to check is device manager and make sure there are not question marks or triangles with exclamation points in them next to any devices.
 

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My comp is getting old and I can't afford a new one as of yet. I'm sure there are many things wrong with it, if anyone can help me please so that I can keep it going a lil bit longer.. I would sure appreciate it :)


Logfile of HijackThis v1.99.1
Scan saved at 11:53:06 PM, on 9/16/2007
Platform: Windows XP SP2 (WinNT 5.01.2600)
MSIE: Internet Explorer v7.00 (7.00.6000.16512)

Running processes:
C:\WINDOWS\System32\smss.exe
C:\WINDOWS\SYSTEM32\winlogon.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\services.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\lsass.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\svchost.exe
C:\WINDOWS\System32\svchost.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\spoolsv.exe
C:\WINDOWS\Explorer.EXE
C:\Program Files\Common Files\AOL\ACS\AOLAcsd.exe
C:\Program Files\Common Files\Apple\Mobile Device Support\bin\AppleMobileDeviceService.exe
C:\PROGRA~1\Grisoft\AVG7\avgamsvr.exe
C:\PROGRA~1\Grisoft\AVG7\avgupsvc.exe
C:\PROGRA~1\Grisoft\AVG7\avgemc.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\CTsvcCDA.EXE
C:\Program Files\Google\Common\Google Updater\GoogleUpdaterService.exe
C:\Program Files\mcafee.com\personal firewall\MPFService.exe
C:\WINDOWS\System32\nvsvc32.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system\svchost.exe
C:\windows\system\hpsysdrv.exe
C:\HP\KBD\KBD.EXE
C:\PROGRA~1\Logitech\MOUSEW~1\SYSTEM\EM_EXEC.EXE
C:\Program Files\Common Files\Microsoft Shared\Works Shared\WkUFind.exe
C:\Program Files\Java\jre1.6.0_02\bin\jusched.exe
C:\PROGRA~1\Grisoft\AVG7\avgcc.exe
C:\Program Files\iTunes\iTunesHelper.exe
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A:Comp sluggish at times

*sigh* I think my comp must be hopeless. Now IE won't hardly come up at all

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For the last week having a problem with my XP, IE seems to be running slower than normal and also the computer shuts down on its own with a window popping up saying have like 20 seconds before shutdown, in the pop up window says it is shutdown.exe that is running. I suspect a virus because I have not made any changes to the computer on my own. Here is a HyjackThis log file. Any help would be great. Thank you.Logfile of Trend Micro HijackThis v2.0.2Scan saved at 5:11:24 PM, on 4/6/2010Platform: Windows XP SP3 (WinNT 5.01.2600)MSIE: Internet Explorer v8.00 (8.00.6001.18702)Boot mode: NormalRunning processes:C:\WINDOWS\System32\smss.exeC:\WINDOWS\system32\winlogon.exeC:\WINDOWS\system32\services.exeC:\WINDOWS\system32\lsass.exeC:\WINDOWS\system32\svchost.exeC:\WINDOWS\System32\svchost.exeC:\Program Files\Intel\Wireless\Bin\EvtEng.exeC:\Program Files\Intel\Wireless\Bin\S24EvMon.exeC:\Program Files\AVG\AVG9\avgchsvx.exeC:\Program Files\AVG\AVG9\avgrsx.exeC:\WINDOWS\system32\spoolsv.exeC:\Program Files\AVG\AVG9\avgwdsvc.exeC:\Program Files\TOSHIBA\ConfigFree\CFSvcs.exeC:\Program Files\AVG\AVG9\avgcsrvx.exeC:\WINDOWS\system32\DVDRAMSV.exeC:\WINDOWS\eHome\ehRecvr.exeC:\WINDOWS\eHome\ehS... Read more

A:XP shuts down on it's own at random times.

Hello and welcome to Bleeping ComputerWe apologize for the delay in responding to your request for help. Here at Bleeping Computer we get overwhelmed at times, and we are trying our best to keep up. Please note that your topic was not intentionally overlooked. Our mission is to help everyone in need, but sometimes it takes just a little longer to get to every request for help. No one is ignored here.If you have since resolved the original problem you were having, we would appreciate you letting us know. If not please perform the following steps below so we can have a look at the current condition of your machine. If you have not done so, include a clear description of the problems you're having, along with any steps you may have performed so far.Please refrain from running tools or applying updates other than those we suggest while we are cleaning up your computer. The reason for this is so we know what is going on with the machine at any time. Some programs can interfere with others and hamper the recovery process. Please also continue to work with me until I give you the all clear. Even if your computer appears to act better, you may still be infected.Even if you have already provided information about your PC, we need a new log to see what has changed since you originally posted your problem.Once we start working together, please reply back within 3 days or this thread may be closed so we can help others who are waiting.We need to create an OTL report,Please download OT... Read more

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Hi guys,

A couple of times my PC suddenly shuts down while I'm working on it. And I immediately switch the power off and then turn it on again after a couplea minutes and then it'll go to the black screen with the option "Start Windows Normally" which I always choose and everything is ok and all but then in a couplea days it happens again.

This has been going on for quite sometime as everytime it happens, I get really nervous coz i dont know the cause of the problem.

Would really appreciate your expert advice on to wat may be causing this sudden shut down and is it causing harm to my PC and how i can prevent it and all.

I'm using Win XP.

Thanks guys!
 

A:PC shuts off on me a couple of times

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My PC just goes off as though the power has been cut-off and then restarts again. It is worse if I'm also talking on MSN or Skype, it will even do it with no programmes running.

It has done this more or less from the moment I bought it, I know very little about the workings of a PC and would be gratefull if someone could suggest a possible cause and solution.

Thanks

A:PC shuts down and restarts several times a day

the problem with your OS
the problem is on your Operating process the win32 file is missing from your programing files its persist,on by virus it should take many effects just you run a good anti virus software or else just format it ........
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Lara
SreevyshCorp

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Hi Folks I am new here and have the following problem....we just moved and the computer died...it was shutting off ...it was determined it was 4-5 years old and the fans weren't working properly and decided to get a new system
which is as follows:

Operating System System Model
Windows XP Home Edition Service Pack 3 (build 2600)
Install Language: English (United States)
System Locale: English (United States)
Processor a Main Circuit Board b
2.80 gigahertz AMD Athlon II X2 240
256 kilobyte primary memory cache
2048 kilobyte secondary memory cache
64-bit ready
Multi-core (2 total)
Not hyper-threaded

Drives

760.15 Gigabytes Usable Hard Drive Capacity
673.47 Gigabytes Hard Drive Free Space
with 2048 Megabytes Usable Installed Memory

Anyway...this computer is now shutting down on a regular 2-4 times a day and then restarting with an error report sent.... one thing is BC code 24
I changed where i plug in ...there do not appear to be any electrical surged occurring....whats going on and do you think its the wiring in this house we are renting?

A:Computer shuts off 2-4 times a day

run

chkdsk /r

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Whenecer I am working on IE, it sometimes shuts down. A send error and don't send error comes up if I close out of a pop-up or something (though thank you Windows Firewall for pop-up blocking). What is the cause of this and is there anyway that I can keep it from happening? Also, it takes a lonk time to load even though it is just a homepage (http://www.optonline.net/Home ). Is there someway that I can speed this up?
 

A:My IE Shuts Down at Wierd Times...

A couple of things to try...

On the message window of send or don't send, click on the details and look to see if you can follow the links and investigate the problem and any suggestions for correcting.

You could also try going to Add/Remove programs-->Windows components-->uncheck Internet Explorer as though you were going to remove it and a option to repair IE along with remove. Try the repair option.
 

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I have a pavillion beats laptop and sometimes my screen just goes blank or the computer shuts off in the middle of me using it. Is there anything I should be looking out for or can do to stop this?

A:Computer shuts off at times

Hi there @Bwriter,  Thank you for joining in on the HP Support Forums and Welcome! This is a great place to ask questions, find solutions and get help from others in the community! I read your post on the HP Support Forums. I wanted to reach out to you and help! I understand that your HP Pavilion Notebook PC is randomly shutting down on you.  I am going to provide you with troubleshooting steps even though at this point I do not have which Operating System you are using. The steps could still help you resolve the issue.  Did you receive any error messages?Do you have any beep codes or blinking LED lights? How long has this been happening for?Have you done a BIOS reset?Do you have the Notebook ventilated? What do you sit your Notebook on when you are using it?Is the fan noise louder or constantly spinning?Have you done any updates using Windows Updates or the HP Support Assistant? Updating your Notebook computer including the BIOS has been the solution for some, stopping apps from starting when the Notebook powers on for others. Some people have found that the Accepted Solution was simply doing another Windows Update. Here are some links so that you can perform the steps above: Updating your Notebook computer BIOS - This document provides step by step instructions for you to follow. Using Windows Task Manager to identify corrupt processes: Services that you do not use ... Read more

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Hi Guys,

My computer (laptop) keeps shutting down whilst im surfing the net. I will be surfing then all of a sudden my computer will shut down. ive run the following programs to rid of the problems, Ad-Aware SE, Spybot S&D, installed spywareguard, spywareblaster, and crapcleaner and have run scans with Norton 2004 antivirus, panda online scan and trend micro online scan.
Spybot cannot remove the following: N-case - 2 entries, DSO Exploit - 1 entry, DyFuCA.InternetOptimizer - 2 entries, ISearchTech.Powerscan - 2 entries, ISearchTech.SideFind - 2 entries.
Ad-aware SE has removed all it found.
the virus scans are picking up some of the adware and are unable to delete them also.

Please see the following HJT log and help me if you can, many thanks in advance guys, id appreciate as much help as you can offer.

Logfile of HijackThis v1.99.0
Scan saved at 22:56:19, on 20/01/2005
Platform: Windows XP SP1 (WinNT 5.01.2600)
MSIE: Internet Explorer v6.00 SP1 (6.00.2800.1106)

Running processes:
C:\WINDOWS\System32\smss.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\winlogon.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\services.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\lsass.exe
C:\WINDOWS\System32\Ati2evxx.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\svchost.exe
C:\WINDOWS\System32\svchost.exe
C:\Program Files\Common Files\Symantec Shared\ccSetMgr.exe
C:\Program Files\Common Files\Symantec Shared\SNDSrvc.exe
C:\Program Files\Common Files\Symantec Shared\ccEvtMgr.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\spoolsv.exe
C:\WINDOWS\Explorer.EXE
C:\WINDOWS\AGRSMMSG.exe
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A:Please help comp shuts down HJT log inc.

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i have a HP laptop, running XP-home edition. Occasionally, for NO apparent reason...the computer just shuts down, while i am working. it happens whether i am online, offline, never in the same program...i have run my virus scanner (PCcillin...updated regularly)...NO viruses. i thought maybe the comp was getting HOT??? i even put tabs on the bottom to raise it off the table...but it shut itself down again this morn. i lose all info i was working on at the time, there's no warning, no error message...and i have to start again with power on button. it starts normally.
have you ever heard of this problem?? thanx!
 

A:comp shuts itself down

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Help please!! I am rather new to the world of computers, but I have just built my own in the last week. After assembling all the parts, I popped in windows XP to load and it seemed to do it allright. Then it restarted the computer. I got to the same place and I think I may have loaded it a second time. I couldn't figure out what to do so I shut it down myself. The next day, I turned it on and it said that it had quit working due to an incorrectly set processor speed. I am running an AMD XP 3000 (400fsb), so I set it to 2100Mhz. It then proceeded to load a bunch of stuff and then, it said "loading windows" and promptly shut down. I pressed the power button and nothing happened. I waited and flipped the power switch a few times. Finally, it comes back on, only to shut down at the same place. I took out XP and stuck in the Western Digital help CD, which caused it to shut down faster, as soon as it began loading from the CD. I don't know what to do!! I tried again and took the disk out, but it stopped the systerm and said something about bdos... I need help. Does anyone know whatI should do? My system has an Asus A7V600-X mobo, an 80 gig Western Digital HD, 512 mb of PC3200 Corsair value RAM, a 480 watt psu, an nvidia geforce4 mx4000 graphics card, and, ummm.... lots and lots of fans. My case lights up too...but right now, it's just an expensive paperweight. One that lights up. Oh, and the XP 3000 was OEM, but everything else came new in a package.

A:New comp shuts down!!

Sounds like you need to start over...

Start off by entering the BIOS and restoring to defaults, also check the boot order...should be floppy, HDD, CD

Run the xp setup again, delete partitions, creat new partition, format the drive and finish the setup.

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i need some help!!!!!​Recently my computer is experiencing problems, in which when i start the PC it loads up to the desktop then, the monitor goes down n it just stops loading. this happens about 3 to 4 times and then it works fine. but i still get an error message sayin 'windows has recovered from a serious error.'

i have replaced my RAM and my Graphics Card and upgraded my computer to Windows XP Home Ed with Service Pack 2, but i still experience problems.

Processor 900mhz AMD
128 RAM
Geforce 4 MX

please reply urgently its driving me INSANE!!!
 

A:##my Comp Keeps Restarting 3 To 4 Times B4 It Gets To Desktop!!##

Are you getting Blue screen errors just before it turns off, it may be software/hardware incompatibility.
 

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My PC is an XP Home, service pack 2.
My internet has been acting strangely lately. Sometimes it comes up with a white page or takes a couple of trys, also difficult to close at times.
These messages are now showing and the pages closes down even when I try to debug, also it closes down immediately at times when I click on something and sometimes I can't type on the search line.

dbgheap.c, line 1132, debug errorm debug assertion failed, breakpoint.
Expression:-CH1sValidHeapPointer(pUserData)

I have disabled 3rd party browser extensions, and have took off Google as my search engine.
I'm clean of malware or viruses.

Go easy on explaining to me, I'm a senior and a little slower then I'd like to be at times understanding.
Thank you.

A:Internet shuts down suddenly, at times won't.

Hi .

What browser? What version?

You realize that not having SP3 installed...makes your system more vulnerable to malware....than it would be if you had SP3 installed?

Louis

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Ok as the title says it is what it is.
I just starting to notice my laptop shuts down at random times and the first of today started and when i turn my laptop back on while booting, it shuts down again. Even when its plugged. i did notice it started doing this when i installed a driver for a pc controller from phillips brand but i deleted that and it still happens. it happend twice yesterday and the day before that and 1 just happend 5 mminutes ago...any suggestions?

A:My laptop shuts down at random times and...

It could be your battery is not working right or your charger... some kinda short circuit messed either up, but im not sure though. Or you didnt remove the driver properly if thats whats causing it.

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When I try to install Windows XP onto my computer, my computer shuts down. I'm pretty sure I have enough power, as I am using a Intel i3 and the only other things that require power are my CD Drive and my Graphics card (NVidia GeForce 210, which can be seen here http://www.compusa.com/applications/SearchTools/item-details.asp?EdpNo=5271085&CatId=28). They are all low profile things, and I am running on a 300 watt power supply. All fans are spinning, and I connected everything correctly. No noises happen when it shuts down, it just does it.Do I have to buy a new PSU?
 

A:Computer Shuts Off Multiple Times

A 300w power supply would not be considered enough power. It may be tht you need a new power supply. More along the lines of a quality manufacturer 450 or 500 watt power supply. Corsair, OCZ, Thermaltake, Enermax, Seasonic, PC Power and Cooling are quality manufacturers among a few others.
 

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Sadly my Advent 9215 has a habit of shutting off sometimes and it is annoying.
I am aware of my laptop being fairly warm but no where near too hot!
Weirdly it refuses to turn on afterwards sometimes without the power lead plugged in. Weird or what... and it wasn't low on battery! Is a cooler pad worth a try. I cleaned the fan in January, shall I clean it again?

Hope you can help!

Willp789

A:Laptop Shuts off at unexpected times

That's unusual. Follow this tutorial to check whether your laptop battery is functional or not.
Power Efficiency Diagnostics Report

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While online through AOL dialup my computer will randomly shut down and leave the blue screen message that Zorro had in another problem. I could not find if Zorro got a solution but I hope he did.

This problem origninally occurred anytime but has refined itself now to just when we are online.

This is a new computer, home built, XP PRo, Pentium 4, 586 ram, 1.2 G harddrive...anything else you need to know, please advise.

Help.
 

A:[Resolved] CPU shuts down at random times

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I has been doing this for a while. I am surfing the net and it will shut down with no warning, then sometimes it turns back on on it's own and immediately shuts down again then repeats this sometimes. Sometimes i will turn it off and it will turn on in the middle of the night on it's own.

Here is a hijackthis log. please help this is annoying.

Logfile of Trend Micro HijackThis v2.0.2
Scan saved at 8:03:01 PM, on 9/21/2008
Platform: Windows XP SP2 (WinNT 5.01.2600)
MSIE: Internet Explorer v7.00 (7.00.6000.16414)
Boot mode: Normal

Running processes:
C:\WINDOWS\System32\smss.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\winlogon.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\services.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\lsass.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\svchost.exe
C:\WINDOWS\System32\svchost.exe
C:\WINDOWS\System32\wltrysvc.exe
C:\WINDOWS\System32\bcmwltry.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\spoolsv.exe
C:\WINDOWS\Explorer.EXE
C:\PROGRA~1\AVG\AVG8\avgwdsvc.exe
C:\Program Files\Common Files\Symantec Shared\ccSetMgr.exe
C:\WINDOWS\ehome\ehSched.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\drivers\KodakCCS.exe
C:\Program Files\Common Files\Microsoft Shared\VS7DEBUG\MDM.EXE
C:\WINDOWS\System32\nvsvc32.exe
C:\WINDOWS\System32\svchost.exe
C:\Program Files\Common Files\Symantec Shared\CCPD-LC\symlcsvc.exe
C:\WINDOWS\System32\MsPMSPSv.exe
C:\Program Files\Common Files\Symantec Shared\ccEvtMgr.exe
C:\Program Files\Common Files\Symantec Shared\Security Center\SymWSC.exe
C:\PROGRA~1\AVG\AVG8\avgrsx.exe
C:\PROGRA~1\AVG\AVG8\avgemc.exe
C:\Program Files\Common Files\Syman... Read more

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I built the following computer:

Antec SLK2650-BQE with 350W PS
Asus P5GL-MX MB
Intel Pentium 4 3.0 GHz
Two Corsair ValueSelect 256 MB DDR400
ATI Radeon X550
Creative SoundBlaster Audigy 2 Platinum with Front Panel Jacks
SATA HD
DVD/CD-RW

It's running a fresh install of Windows XP Home. At random times, it will shut off by itself with no error message -- sometimes after an hour, sometimes after a day or two, sometimes with applications running, sometimes with nothing running. It boots back up fine and has no other issues. All drivers and BIOS are latest and nothing is flagged in the hardware manager.

The ASUS PC Probe reports CPU temperatures no higher than 53 C, even under continuous heavy load, and all voltages stay very close to spec (within 0.3 V).

Any ideas?

Thanks. Larry
 

A:Computer shuts off at random times

Forgot to mention

I forgot to mention that the Intel Pentium 4 630 didn't come with any thermal paste, so I didn't apply that below the stock heatsink.

Is that an issue?

Would the ASUS Probe report a false heat score and the CPU actually be considerably hotter?

Thanks in advance. Larry
 

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We have Win7 Home Premium on a Compaq CQ2014...AMD E300, Radeon graphics, 3gb RAM, 500gb HDD, Realtek HD audio. About 3.5 yrs old, faithfully updated, but I'm sure there are other, largely hidden issues I don't know about, or would take much too long to find out.

Antivirus is MSSE, and I also have Malwarebytes products (needed their rootkit one just the other day when some **** dumped something in our application data folder)

Lately there are times of the day, mostly late at night around 11pm to 12mid, when it gets nearly to the end of shutdown, then stops. No disk activity at all. (Turned verbose on, it says "shutting down" when this happens.) If the power is shut off manually at said point, there are no visible problems if/when it is restarted in the morning.

Should I look into, say, M'soft SDK for a trace?

Thanks for anything you can suggest/provide.

Bob

A:Shuts down most times, but not late at night

If the problem occurred AFTER installing Malwarebytes then uninstall it and give System Restore a try.

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I have a perplexing issue.

The internet at a clients office, they lose their internet at exactly 4:30pm, and they get it back at exactly 4:45pm

I already checked the router, not only is the time restriction not set, it doesn't even exist, there is also no third party firewall. I would normally suspect virus, but this is odd behavior that i've never seen a virus do.

Any thoughts?

EDIT: Malwarebytes reports no infection

A:Internet shuts off at set times consistantly

Exactly what happens?

What is the frequency..."consistently" is pretty vague, IMO.

How many systems are involved?

If others...do they lose connectivity?

Anyone consult the ISP?

Louis

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A message suddenly appears on screen saying that my computer has encountered a problem & needs to restart. It does not say what the problem is but this is now happening several times daily.  I copied & pasted the summary of the most recent event below:  Appreciate any assistance here! Log Name: SystemSource: Microsoft-Windows-Kernel-PowerDate: 30/11/2016 5:27:08 PMEvent ID: 41Task Category: (63)Level: CriticalKeywords: (70368744177664),(2)User: SYSTEMComputer: SupercomputerDescription:The system has rebooted without cleanly shutting down first. This error could be caused if the system stopped responding, crashed, or lost power unexpectedly.Event Xml:<Event xmlns="http://schemas.microsoft.com/win/2004/08/events/event"><System><Provider Name="Microsoft-Windows-Kernel-Power" Guid="{331C3B3A-2005-44C2-AC5E-77220C37D6B4}" /><EventID>41</EventID><Version>4</Version><Level>1</Level><Task>63</Task><Opcode>0</Opcode><Keywords>0x8000400000000002</Keywords><TimeCreated SystemTime="2016-11-30T06:27:08.640849400Z" /><EventRecordID>8131</EventRecordID><Correlation /><Execution ProcessID="4" ThreadID="8" /><Channel>System</Channel><Computer>Supercomputer</Computer><Security UserID="S-1-5-18" /></System><EventData><Data Name="BugcheckCode">126</Data><Data Name="BugcheckParameter1">0... Read more

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I'm still having problems with my comp randomly (?) shutting down.

It restarts while I play games (Rise Of Nations Trial), whatch DVD's, browse in IE, try to create an archive using WinRAR, shred the empty space, do LiveUpdate,... well you get the picture. Sometimes it can go for like 8 hours, sometimes goes down after a few minutes.

things I've done:

Video Card:
gave it to a friend of mine (he has an older pentium machine 1.6 or 1.8) for a week. He played some games with it (C&C Generals) and did some visual programming. He does not turn his computer off at all, so it's been running in there all the time. No problems.
I've also ran benchmarks and testing progs like 3DMark and progs that came on the CD. No problems.

CPU:
I used to think that it shuts down because cpu overheats, but it does not seem to be the case lately - temps are under 50c.
I've ran a CPU Performance Test which pretty much made the cpu go at 100% for 6+ hours - No problems.

Memory:
Also ran some memory testing apps. I can't remember them all. But every single one said that there are no problems.

I've also ran pretty much all Norton Utilities (ndd, speeddisk, windoctor, etc) as well as windows utilities - No problems anywhere.

Got rid of all spyware/etc. using AdAware and Spyboot. - still crashes.

Installed latest video drivers. Didn't help. Went back to the ones supplied on cd. Still crashes.

I went ahead and disabled restarting when an error is enc... Read more

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