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Q: Crashing mid game constantly

Hey guys im a bit of a newbie with this so if you do reply could you please dumb your answers down for me as im not sureon alot of the lingo. My pc is brand ne i brought a few weeks ago, had it built . Only have pubg installed on it with discord and it constanly crashes mid game. I have verified the files and all that . These are my specs hope someone can help cheers.

Core I7 8700k , GTX1070, cooler master liquid ml 120, 2 x 8gig ram, kingston ssd 240, windows 10, 2tb hard drive, msi z370 gaming pro carbon motherboard.

Thanks in advance guys/girls . Hope you all have a good xmas

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I recently just bought a new 750ti off newegg. installed it and managed to get a couple hours of no mans sky into it before everything started crashing.. Im still unsure if the graphic card has anything to do with the crashes. ive been playing assassins creed syndicate and manage to get 20 mins into it and it crashes. the crashes tend to start with the computer freezing with a sound loop for about 3 seconds then the fans speed up to max and everything crashes. it has happened a couple times while surfing the internet or just mid shutdown. Ive reinstalled windows 3 times, reinstalled drivers more times than i can count and have tested the hdd. Im at my last rope and really dont want to have to take it into a shop.
My specs are:
amd a10-7800
zotac gtx 750ti
8gb ram
evga 500w psu
seagate barracuda 1tb HDD

would really appreciate any suggestions or help..

A:Constantly Crashing 10-20 mins into game

first thing id swap out would be the PSU...sounds like it might be faulty.

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I was playing Dota 2 on my laptop when I saw several small pixelated artifacts moving on the screen. I decided to alt-tab to see if my eyes were playing tricks on me, and the screen went black and I couldn't do anything. The screen was slowly flashing for awhile until there was a popup saying "Display driver has stopped responding and has recovered."

It continued to flash until I got a BSOD saying DRIVER_IRQL_NOT_LESS_OR_EQUAL (igdkmd64.sys). I rebooted the computer only to have it do the same thing on the start screen with the artifacts still there until I got a BSOD again.

I'm now typing this in safe mode since I can't start up normally because of the constant crashing. Can anyone help me?

OS: Windows 8.1 64 bit

CPU: Intel Core i7-4700MQ

Graphics: Nvidia GeForce GTX 780M
Intel HD Graphics 4600

RAM: 16GB DDR3 1600MHZ

A:BSOD playing a game, display driver constantly crashing

Hi jadz45122 & Welcome to the forums ^_^,

I have analysed your dump files and below has been provided an analysis of the same for informative purposes :-
Attempt to reset the display driver and recover from timeout failed.
Arg1: ffffe000c3c42010, Optional pointer to internal TDR recovery context (TDR_RECOVERY_CONTEXT).
Arg2: fffff8005b490d90, The pointer into responsible device driver module (e.g. owner tag).
Arg3: 0000000000000000, Optional error code (NTSTATUS) of the last failed operation.
Arg4: 000000000000000d, Optional internal context dependent data.

So, according to the dump file, the 3rd argument is 0 which means the operation completed successfully yet the system crashed. Sounds strange right?
According to your description, if you are getting artifacts, that would be most likely a hardware problem.
Could you please perform the Furmark and check the temperatures?

FurMark Video Stress Test - free from here: FurMark: VGA Stress Test, Graphics Card and GPU Stability Test, Burn-in Test, OpenGL Benchmark and GPU Temperature | oZone3D.Net
FurMark Setup:
- If you have more than one GPU, select Multi-GPU during setup
- In the Run mode box, select "Stability Test" and "Log GPU Temperature"
Click "Go" to start the test (Looks like it's "BURN-IN test" now)
- Run the test until the GPU temperature maxes out - or until you start having problems (whichever comes first).... Read more

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Hi there,

I have had a few problems with my custom built computer. I believed at first that I had malware and virus issues, however a nice technician on the virus forums said there was no problem.

I am receiving the dreaded Blue Screen of Death fairly frequently, I am not playing any games, just browsing the internet when it happens.

Secondly, my browsers (both Mozilla 3.6.8 and IE 8) are both crashing very frequently - Mozilla comes up with a report message saying it has crashed and asks me whether to send or not to send the report, whereas IE reloads the tabs frequently, but to a point the page cannot be reloaded and has to be closed down.

As well as this, a lot of my executable files are crashing - I am getting error messages from things like java, flash, avg, my network card, windows messenger etc saying that they have crashed.

This problem is happening very frequently, I cannot seem to go half an hour without browsing with no problem.

If anyone could help it would be VERY MUCH appreciated!


A:BSOD, exe files constantly crashing, browsers crashing.

You need to post some hardware details about your custom built computer.
Something is unstable and it could well be the memory modules.

In addition, when you see a BSoD click details, it will generally state which executable caused the problem.

I would be tempted to look for a copy of memtest and run some memory diagnostics.

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Also it randomlly shuts down my pc when im trying to play the game.

The game is called gunbound. this is the first time ive asked for help on this problem so bear with me and my spelling lol.

Ok this random shutdowns of the pc just started with in the last 3 weeks, and the game has always randomlly crashed on me (plays normally then suddenlly the screen frezes for a few secs and then im back to my desktop)

im a little unsure of the problem ive tried many things including updateing my video drivers,scan disking,opening the case and cleaning it out and dusting. im franklly at a loss ill add in my pc info and also im not huge on the tech terms so u may need to exsplane what u mean:
[os] Windows XP Home Edition 5.1.2600 Service Pack 1 [cpu] 1 Intel Pentium IV @ 2523.87 MHz Intel(R) Pentium(R) 4 CPU 2.53GHz x86 Family 15 Model 2 Stepping 7 [memory] 244/512mb [47.66%] [IIIIIIIII-----------] [display] Intel(R) 82845G Graphics Controller , NVIDIA GeForce FX 5700LE card(s), Default Monitor Default Monitor 1024x768x32bpp - 75Hz monitor [sound]
[10:30am] <D2Meep> [hdd] [C: 95,393.75mb (59,663.47mb free)] [F: 131,069.34mb (42,103.62mb free)] [bios] FIC - 42302e31 Phoenix - AwardBIOS v6.00PG Phoenix-Award BIOS v6.00PG [connection] Realtek RTL8139 Family PCI Fast Ethernet NIC RAS Async Adapter

all of that is from my acidmax stats on mirc wasnt sure where to get a full list of stuff without typing it out if theres any ida let me know im not sure whats wrong and yeah i... Read more

A:haveing problems playing a game with out it either randomlly crashing the game...

first of all is this limited to this game alone?do other games run fine?check for any overheating signs,install the latest drivers for your video card and your mobo,direct x and any other update.see if you meet the minimum requirements for the game.(this was just the official response you would get from a techie..so bear with me)

if this is happening in this game only and not in any other and your pc isnt overheating and meeting the minimum requirements,then there is a good chance its an issue with your optical drive,try a combo drive if you've got any around.its an incompatibility issue with some of the games.good luck

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I have an ongoing issue where I log onto the glyph launcher, log onto my server, play for a while, sometimes hours with no issue but then BOOM, the game just closes on me and I'm booted back to the launcher. I have to push the PLAY button again, log into the server again, but it seems once the game boots me out then the crashing becomes more frequent.

I at first reported it to Trion support (useless) all they do is copy and paste previous responses from previous games sometimes not even removing the other game titles from it, but all in all I have spent over a month with them and I have:

1. Expanded my paging file to initial size of 1X RAM size max size 2X RAM size (to handle the memory of the game)
2. Switched from DirectX11 down to DirectX9 and back again. (in game)
3. Lowered my FPS (frames per second) to 100 (in game)
4. Switched off Multithread rendering and VSync (in game)
5. They have also had me change the priority of the game archeage.exe to high to see if that helps and it doesn't
( I would start the launcher, log onto the game and the server, go into the character screen, then cntrl + alt + delete into task manager and right click the process and set the priority to high then go back into the game)

Any help would be greatly appreciated

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I`m trying to run DX-BALL Game in windows 7 ultimate on a Toshiba Satellite laptop but the game keeps on minimising itself. I know it`s an old game so i`ve tried running it in every conceiveable compatibility mode but no luck. I had it running on another Toshiba Satellite laptop on windows 7 ultimate without a problem.
The display adapter is: Mobile Intel(R) 4 Series Express Chipset Family.
I`ve uninstalled and re-installed several times but still no good, it`s annoying as i had it running perfectly on another toshiba laptop.

A:Game Constantly Minimising Itself

Try lowering you laptops screen resolution

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my pc has been crashing constantly past few months and getting progressively worse mostly while streaming (hulu, hbogo, etc)
here's hijack log and dds
Logfile of Trend Micro HijackThis v2.0.4
Scan saved at 9:30:25 PM, on 2/20/2012
Platform: Windows Vista SP2 (WinNT 6.00.1906)
MSIE: Internet Explorer v8.00 (8.00.6001.19190)
Boot mode: Normal

Running processes:
C:\Program Files\iTunes\iTunesHelper.exe
C:\Program Files\Windows Media Player\wmpnscfg.exe

R0 - HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main,Start Page = http://search.imesh.com/
R1 - HKLM\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main,Default_Page_URL = http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=69157
R1 - HKLM\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main,Default_Search_URL = http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=54896
R1 - HKLM\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main,Search Page = http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=54896
R0 - HKLM\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main,Start Page = http://go.microsoft.co... Read more

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me and a few others on the novatech forum recently picked this one up.

The WLM program seems to crash a lot, the pinned icon shows it as running, but you cannot get the buddy list up, you open task manager and it shows as not responding, happening all the time for me now

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I don't know what's up with IE9 lately but mine is crashing randomly on all kinds of websites. even Western digital's site it just crashed 3 times for no good reason.
as far as updates go I'm all up to date. the last update I got was for security essentials and .net stuff.

is anyone else having any issues with IE9 lately?

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Hello serpentracer

There are several steps to fix the problem!!

1.Disable all IE9 addons
2.Reset IE9 settings
3.Scan for Maleware (Use Malwarebytes : Free anti-malware, anti-virus and spyware removal download)
4.Install all updates

If the problem is still there, take a look at the IE solution center from Microsoft.

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I am constantly crashing in Planetside2. I have gone through their Tech Support and the problem still remains unsolved. Maybe you guys can help me.

Here's the event log errors:

Fault bucket , type 0
Event Name: APPCRASH
Response: Not available
Cab Id: 0

Problem signature:
P1: PlanetSide2.exe
P3: 50d2d8a1
P4: PhysX3_x86.dll
P6: 50b7e98e
P7: c0000005
P8: 0013f918

Attached files:

These files may be available here:

Analysis symbol:
Rechecking for solution: 0
Report Id: 542a2d71-4d2f-11e2-9f9b-6cf049e759e3
Report Status: 1

Faulting application name: PlanetSide2.exe, version:, time stamp: 0x50d2d8a1
Faulting module name: PhysX3_x86.dll, version:, time stamp: 0x50b7e98e
Exception code: 0xc0000005
Fault offset: 0x0013f918
Faulting process id: 0xe88
Faulting application start time: 0x01cde139d31ed94b
Faulting application path: C:\Program Files (x86)\Steam\steamapps\common\PlanetSide 2\PlanetSide2.exe
Faulting module path: C:\Program Files (x86)\Steam\steamapps\common\PlanetSide 2\PhysX3_x86.dll
Report Id: 542a2d71-4d2f-11e2-9f9b-6cf049e759e3

Faulting application name: PlanetSide2.exe, version:, time stamp: 0x50d2d8a1
Faulting module name: PlanetSide2.exe, version:, time stamp: 0x50d2d8a1
Exception code... Read more

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Hey guys, i'm using IE Explorer on Windows 7 and it keeps crashing...it's driving me mad! The following is the problem error - can anybody tell me why it keeps happening or what I can do to fix this - thanks

Problem signature:
Problem Event Name: APPCRASH
Application Name: iexplore.exe
Application Version: 8.0.7600.16385
Application Timestamp: 4a5bc69e
Fault Module Name: ntdll.dll
Fault Module Version: 6.1.7600.16385
Fault Module Timestamp: 4a5bdadb
Exception Code: c0000005
Exception Offset: 0005205b
OS Version: 6.1.7600.
Locale ID: 2057
Additional Information 1: 0a9e
Additional Information 2: 0a9e372d3b4ad19135b953a78882e789
Additional Information 3: 0a9e
Additional Information 4: 0a9e372d3b4ad19135b953a78882e789

A:IE Constantly Crashing

Quote: Originally Posted by karlstpats

Hey guys, i'm using IE Explorer on Windows 7 and it keeps crashing...it's driving me mad! The following is the problem error - can anybody tell me why it keeps happening or what I can do to fix this - thanks

Problem signature:
Problem Event Name: APPCRASH
Application Name: iexplore.exe
Application Version: 8.0.7600.16385
Application Timestamp: 4a5bc69e
Fault Module Name: ntdll.dll
Fault Module Version: 6.1.7600.16385
Fault Module Timestamp: 4a5bdadb
Exception Code: c0000005
Exception Offset: 0005205b
OS Version: 6.1.7600.
Locale ID: 2057
Additional Information 1: 0a9e
Additional Information 2: 0a9e372d3b4ad19135b953a78882e789
Additional Information 3: 0a9e
Additional Information 4: 0a9e372d3b4ad19135b953a78882e789

Hi karlstpats and welcome

The Exception code C00000005 is a memory exception. Basically a memory problem. To verify this please download a third party application called memtestx86, burn it to a cd, and run it for at least 5 passes.

Let us know if you need further assistance with that.


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Hi all.

I would appreciate some help with this issue. My Samsung RV511 laptop has recently just started crashing during browsing of the internet. Crashing to the extent that I cannot even load task manager and have to restart. I had my suspicions it was AVG as it took alot of my CPU power but to no avail, its still happening.

It appears as though my physical memory is a ridiculous 97% most of the time during crashing and I am not doing anything out of the ordinary. I have also scanned my computer for any malware/virus' but there is nothing.

Can anyone please help?

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Hi...Windows Media Player keeps crashing everytime i play a DVD (movie)...usually 25 minutes or so into it. I restart the movie, fast forward to where i was and it will play for a while longer then crash again! This keeps happening. Why?? I'm on a Dell laptop with XP.

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Hi all.  I'm new to the community, but this is my second Think Pad.  Brand new, T460P, 6820HQ, 16G Ram, 512G SSD, extra life battery, running the Windows 7x64 Pro downgrade from Windows 10Pro.  I've had it for about 3 weeks now, and I have a problem (and have had since day 1) where internet explorer keeps crashing.  Typically, I'll get a popup message that says that internet explorer has stopped responding and needs to close.  If I wait for a few seconds before acknowledging the error, I don't "normally" lose my place, but sometimes, if it happens while I'm typing text, It'll wipe out my typing.  I have run windows update, and lenovo update, to no avail.  Has anyone experienced this issue, and been able to successfully fix it?  Open to most suggestions.  don't need to hear answers such as "use chrome, firefox, etc' and 'why windows 7, use windows 10'  I have my reasons for all, and it I.E. shouldn't be crashing. Same version of I.E. is perfectly stable on my t500 running identical OS / updates. I've included a screen snip of the error.

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I'm starting this thread in this forum because my PC crashes when using my hard drive with Windows 7 on it and also with the drive I have XP on. I'm guessing something is wrong with my video card, but I want to make sure before I buy a new one.

This is the blue screen crash report I'm getting with Win 7:

A problem has been detected and Windows has been shut down to prevent damage
to your computer.

Attempt to reset the display driver and recover from timeout failed.

If this is the first time you've seen this stop error screen,
restart your computer. If this screen appears again, follow
these steps:

Check to make sure any new hardware or software is properly installed.
If this is a new installation, ask your hardware or software manufacturer
for any Windows updates you may need.

If problems continue, disable or remove any newly installed hardware
or software. Disable BIOS memory options such as caching or shadowing.
If you need to use Safe Mode to remove or disable components, restart
your computer, press F8 to select Advanced Startup Options, and then
select Safe Mode.

Technical information:

***STOP: 0x00000116 (0x85ED4008, 0x9234486E, 0x00000000, 0x00000002)Click to expand...

When I disconnect the drive with 7 on it and connect the one with XP on it, I go a message about something being caught in an infinite loop.

I forget which drive it was with, but I also got a message:

The problem seems to be caused by the following file: ati2dvagClick t... Read more

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recently my laptop HD with XP has been constantly crashing, and i dont mean just freezing i mean totally not booting, all i get is a flashing cursor. it wont let me boot into the XP installer(i can boot into linux live CDs though). i dont know what is happening but its happening more and more often now (last happened 22nd jan before today) and its really starting to annoy me

Anyone know what could be wrong?? Any help much appreciated!!!



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My machine has been crashing every single time I try to use my computer. On a good day, it will function for a half-hour. Other times, only a minute or two. The system acts very sluggish, and then the whole system freezes, and failes two respond, so I am forced to manually power down the machine.I have previously scanned with Malwarebytes anti-malware, as well as Avast, but nothing was found to be the source of the problem.This is driving me up the wall, and this is my last attempt to avoid reformatting the HD. Please let me know if there is anything suspicious on this log. Thanks in advance.-JoeLogfile of Trend Micro HijackThis v2.0.2Scan saved at 1:12:57 PM, on 4/5/2009Platform: Windows Vista SP1 (WinNT 6.00.1905)MSIE: Internet Explorer v7.00 (7.00.6001.18000)Boot mode: NormalRunning processes:C:\Windows\system32\Dwm.exeC:\Windows\system32\taskeng.exeC:\Windows\Explorer.EXEC:\Program Files\Windows Defender\MSASCui.exeC:\Windows\RtHDVCpl.exeC:\Program Files\Common Files\InstallShield\UpdateService\issch.exeC:\Program Files\Dell Support Center\bin\sprtcmd.exeC:\Program Files\ContentWatch\Internet Protection\cwtray.exeC:\Program Files\Alwil Software\Avast4\ashDisp.exeC:\Windows\system32\wbem\unsecapp.exeC:\program files\Mozilla Firefox\firefox.exeC:\Program Files\Trend Micro\Hijac... Read more

A:PC constantly crashing

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.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.Upon completing the steps below another staff member will review and take the steps necessary with you to get your machine back in working order clean and free of malware.If you have already posted a DDS log, please do so again, as your situation may have changed.Use the 'Add Reply' and add the new log to this thread.Thanks and again sorry for the delay.We need to see some information about what is happening in your machine. Please perform the following scan:Download DDS by sUBs from one of the following links. Save it to your desktop.DDS.comDDS.scrDDS.pifDouble click on the DDS icon, allow it to run.A small box will open, with an explaination about the tool. No input is needed, the scan is running.Notepad will open with the results.Follow the instructio... Read more

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Yes I am another one of the thousands that believe I have infected my PC somehow. I have to do a lot of searching all over the internet and have recently had to have my HD wiped and the OS reinstalled due to technical issues beyond out IT's control. They only believe in MS Forefront as a network security. I have also installed SpyBot and Malwarebytes, and as of today, have also installed HiJack This and Runscanner to see some additional items. I have been using Firefox and IE8, but recently had to remove Firefox due to viral infections from a JAVA update! Couldn't figure that out either, but no my IE will randomly close and then restore the tabs at whims and I am also getting a lot of the "cannot display webpage" messages for common pages that I go to. If anyone can offer me any suggestions asides from get a new IT department, I would greatly appreciate it.

Here is my HJT log:

Logfile of Trend Micro HijackThis v2.0.4
Scan saved at 4:46:49 PM, on 6/14/2010
Platform: Windows XP SP3 (WinNT 5.01.2600)
MSIE: Internet Explorer v8.00 (8.00.6001.18702)
Boot mode: Normal
Running processes:
c:\Program Files\Microsoft Forefront\Client Security\Client\Antimalware\MsMpEng.exe
C:\Program Files\WIDCOMM\Bluetooth Software\bin\btwdins.exe
C:\Program Files\Common Files\Logitech\Bluetoot... Read more

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Hey there,

I have a Gateway GT5628 Desktop comp. running Windows Vista Home Premium.

I have essentially abandoned this computer and really want to get it back on it's feet. The problem I have is that the comp will spontaneously crash and restart with no warning or consistency. It ranges from 5 minutes to an hour, but rarely can it go longer than that without "revving up", crashing, and restarting.

I've run numerous spyware, adware, and virus scans and protections and they haven't helped. I even took it to Geek Squad and they didn't know how to help either.

Is there a solution, is there anything I can do, AM I INFECTED?

Thanks so much for your help.


A:constantly crashing PC

Hello,And welcome to BleepingComputer.com, before we can assist you with your question of: Am I infected? You will need to perform the following tasks and post the logs of each if you can.Malwarebytes Anti-MalwarePlease download Malwarebytes Anti-Malware and save it to your desktop.Download Link 1Download Link 2MBAM may "make changes to your registry" as part of its disinfection routine. If using other security programs that detect registry changes (ie Spybot's Teatimer), they may interfere or alert you. Temporarily disable such programs or permit them to allow the changes.Make sure you are connected to the Internet.Double-click on mbam-setup.exe to install the application.
For instructions with screenshots, please refer to the How to use Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware Guide.When the installation begins, follow the prompts and do not make any changes to default settings.When installation has finished, make sure you leave both of these checked:Update Malwarebytes' Anti-MalwareLaunch Malwarebytes' Anti-MalwareThen click Finish.MBAM will automatically start and you will be asked to update the program before performing a scan.If an update is found, the program will automatically update itself. Press the OK button to close that box and continue.If you encounter any problems while downloading the definition updates, manually download them from here and just double-click on mbam-rules.exe to install.On the Scanner tab:Make sure the "Perform Full Scan"... Read more

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Hi guys,
I'm having a problem with AIM (version and Firefox disconnecting from the internet sporadically. I noticed it first with AIM. I'll be messaging people and getting no response. A couple minutes later I see the buddy list window say that the connection failed and it automatically restarts. The problem is that it does this almost constantly now and I basically can't hold conversations through AIM.

I also noticed that Firefox (version 3.0.3) stalls out when loading pages pretty often. Like I'll be watching a video and it will stop downloading the video all together. Or if I click on a webpage it will begin loading it and then stop part-way.

I'm not sure what to make of this problem. I guess could be either hardware or software that's malfunctioning. So far I've tried updating my network card's driver and switching ports on my router. I have an HP Media Center desktop running Windows XP. It's plugged into a Motorola cable modem and a Linksys wireless router, but my computer is plugged into the router. None of the other computers on the network are experiencing any problems. I've had overheating problems with this computer before. Could it be a damaged network card or a damaged ethernet cable?

Thanks for your help! Let me know if you need any more info.

A:AIM Constantly Crashing

Correction: The problem is occurring on both of the computers that are plugged into the routers, but the computer using the wireless internet is not having any problems. Broken router?

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It`s about six months since ny last clean install and after removing OC everything worked..up until Fallout:NV. Now the bugger is chrashing like hell.

Running ultimate x64 with integrated HD3300 (on msi 790gx-g65 mobo) and 4 gigs of RAM.

Any and all help is appreciated

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Please remove any CD virtualization programs such as Daemon Tools and Alcohol 120%. They use a driver, found in your dmp, sptd.sys, that is notorious for causing BSODs. Use this SPTD uninstaller when you're done: DuplexSecure - Downloads
You can use MagicDisc as an alternative.

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My laptop is constantly crashing. Here is what I have done to it recently:

Replaced Old Hard Drive
Re-installed Windows
Re-installed dell drivers
Added USB2.0 Ports
Added D-Link DWL-G122

What's wrong?

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EDIT : Sorry about posting twice, i dunno how i did it...

Hi, i'm new to this forum and in need of help. Nearly every program that connects to the internet using the .net Framework, msn(all versions including 8BETA), Visual C# 2005 Express "devoexplore", Visual Basic 2005 Express "devexplore" and also any help file (using MSOHELP.exe), such as ones used in MS Office, they all slow down dramatically, normally crashing as soon as it's loaded. Another thing that made me think its when .net connects to the internet, is that it also happens when I insert the WebBrowser class in either C#, VB and even the PowerPoint VBA program, and it even crashes in the design mode of all those programs.

I have .net Framework 1.1 and hotfix (kb886903) and .net Framework 2.0.
I cannot uninstall ANY .net 1.1 or 2.0 as it says "The insallation source is unavailable."

Any Idea?

Dunno if it'll help but my specs are:
AMD Athlon 3500+
Winxp SP2
GeForce 6600GT
160GB HD

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hello been a while but now im having a big issue i was watching an episode the other night comkputer crashed auto restarted then it kept going to start up repair but couldnt repair. so i decided to do a full recovery ive tryed retoring from another point which was successful but i could not get past the start up repair. so far i did the full recovery but freezes when its doing the rest of the installation last night i managed to get onto the desktop by pressing alt f4 on the installation. downloaded malawarebytes avg 11 an also tryed using a registry cleaner called auslogics registry cleaner. it finds alot of stuff but there is one thing it cannot fix but when i use it the computer no longer crashes. but last night it stopped running an cant get it to work again i even tryed reinstalling it. the computer crashes onto a bluescreen with stop code 0x000000e4. i am in safe mode right now with networking so far so good i just now switched to safe mode cuz it crashed yet again. avg and malawarebytes finds nothing.

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Every time I boot my laptop, Vista loads really slow and explorer.exe is slow to respond. When I click to open a program it just stalls for a bit then nothing happens. I'm unable to do anything when I boot Vista normally and I end up having to shut it down manually and starting it in safe mode. The problem has happened out of nowhere there isn't nothing I've downloaded recently that could have caused it.

I've tried a system restore and that does nothing, I've also tried virus scans and memory scans and still no luck.

I'm running Windows Vista on a HP G6000 laptop with 2gb RAM, AMD Athlon 64 X2 TK57 and that's all the specs i can find lol.

Here's the log...

Any help would be really appreciated,


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hello, i have a win xp home machine and i constantly get "there was a problem with windows explorer...send report" etc. messages when opening docs, folders, etc. it's coming from explorer.exe, wininet.dll. i downloaded latest service packs, no luck. i'm thinking i may have to reinstall over xp with repair. any thoughts would be appreciated. thanks.

A:explorer.exe crashing constantly

I am having the same problem and I was thinking that I have to repair windows xp also. I had a terrible time trying to install the O/S to begin with. I constantly received errors during install. Such as, this so and so file was not copied to your hard drive correctly to try again press enter.
During the win xp setup I received a variety of stop errors. Frustrating. So I finally got the O/S in the computer and now I receive the errors that you have mentioned. I am looking for some resolution also.

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I had been  posting on this forum (http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/500149/hacktoolwin32keygen/page-2#entry3098408) am currently at number 1 of 6 tasks hope you can help.
I am now trying to learn how to post.
My OS is windows 7

A:BSOD crashing constantly

There is not a lot yet to research at this time, so I will go back over the errors.
Please complete all of these scans and post the logs back here
I should have picked this up earlier - McAfee VirusScan Enterprise and MSE are both installed .............
MSE will never work with McAfee VirusScan Enterprise installed beside it - Remove one Now -
First step without the scans -
Click on this M/soft FixIt to reset your Hosts file http://go.microsoft.com/?linkid=9668866
Click Run and follow the basic instructions -
 Scan your machine with ESET OnlineScan
1.Hold down Control and click HERE to open ESET OnlineScan in a new window.
2.Click the ESET Online Scanner button.
3.NOTE :.For alternate browsers only: (Microsoft Internet Explorer users can skip these steps)
- 1.Click on esetsmartinstaller_enu.exe to download the ESET Smart Installer. Save it to your desktop.
- 2.Double click on the ESET Online Scanner icon on your desktop.
 4.Check "YES, I accept the Terms of Use."
 5.Click the Start button.
 6.Accept any security warnings from your browser.
 7.Under scan settings, check "Scan Archives" and "Remove found threats"
8.Click Advanced settings and select the following:Scan potentially unwanted applications
Scan for potentially unsafe applications
Enable Anti-Stealth technology
 9.ESET will then download updates for itself, install itself, and begin scanning your computer. Please b... Read more

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My friend has a Hewlett Packard Desktop Computer which is approximately 18 months old I started the Computer and was confronted with a Window stating the folowing, your computer has recovered from a serious error. Iwas giving the option of sending an error report to Microsoft. Isent it. The computer is Windows XP SP 2 Iwent to the Microsoft update site but the computer crashed. The computer is configured for Automatic updates. I then went to the Control Panel and Clicked on Security and was confronted with the following, Due to an unidentified problem windows cannot displaywindowsFirewall settings. Ithen Clicked on to the Icon directly beneath Security which is Firewall and received the exact same message I then was fortunate to have enough tome to Download A V G Anti-Virus Free. Istarted a scan and found 24 infections before the computer crashed. I The computer is then downloaded A Squared which is good at detecting and removing Trojans. The scan detected 230 infections before the computer crashed. To download the programs mentioned i had to do it via BT as Internet Explorer would not connect. The computer has IE6 I then turned off the computer for 30 minutes and tried again via SAFE MODE but again the computer crashed The computer is used by a family who have no knowledge of computer security Through a period of 8 hours Literally the computer would crash after 2 Minutes of Use.Every time the computer crashed or i turned the computer off and then on the Previously mentione... Read more

A:Computer Constantly Crashing

You could try using the Ultimate Boot Disk for Windows.It allows you to boot the computer into a Windows-like environment (screen-shot) and is loaded with antivirus and other system recovery and generally useful tools (list of tools). The website includes a brief summary of how UBD4Win can be used to recover from a virus attack (see FAQ)It also allows you to access all NTFS, FAT, FAT16, and FAT32 volumes and durn CD's and DVD's. This means that under a worst-case scenario, you will still be able to recover important files and information.The system requirements are as follows:100Mhz CPU128Mb RAM500Mb Hard drive with at least 100Mb free2Mb VGA graphics cardKeyboard and MouseI encourage you to visit the UBD4Win website and read more about it.

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Basically I bought a second hand computer about a month ago. I've stuck XP on it, and it worked fine for a few weeks ago. Then, it started turning itself off every few hours. I thought maybe the CPU was overheating, so I replaced the thermal gel, which appeared to fix the problem. A few days later, it started re-setting itself, and upon start up, displayed the 'Active Desktop Recovery' screen, along with an error box, telling me that 'Window search indexer had encountered a problem and needed to close', which was followed by 3 or 4 similarly worded error boxes. I'm completely stumped. I've considered re-formatting it, but I'm not sure whether it's software or hardware problem. It also seems to be crashing at completely random intervals. Can anyone shed some light on what might potentially be wrong with it? I'd really appreciate it!

A:Computer constantly crashing. Help!

As it's second-hand I would start by testing the RAM & the hard drive:

RAM Test. As Windows seems to be unstable, I recommend using a bootable CD version to test it. Download the ISO image for creating bootable CD (Windows - zip) from here: Memtest86.com - Memory Diagnostic

Then download IMGBurn to create a CD from the ISO file: Download ImgBurn - FileHippo.com

When the CD is created, boot your second-hand PC from it and run the test for at least five passes.

Hard Drive test. Download the drive manufacturer's diagnostic software from the appropriate link at top of this page: Hard Drive Diagnostics Tools and Utilities (Storage) - TACKtech Corp.
Again, I recommend you download the DOS version and make a bootable CD from the ISO file with IMGBurn. Boot the second-hand PC from that CD. The testing interface will open automatically. Select the hard drive to test and run the "long test" if available.

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SO here is what happened to my laptop HPpavilionZV5000.

I think after i used the program called ashampoo winoptimizer or maybe somekind of regist edit or perhaps my new TWEAKUI, my laptop crashes everytime it starts.
So upon start, it gives me an error message saying

Error loading document~1/owner/.../local~1/temp/XP50TM~1.dll
Could not find specific module.

i am thinking that there must be some dll missing.
SO here comes the frustrating part, after like 10 seconds, the process called wuauclt.exe starts running and stops and starts immediately again and then stops, i can see this through my process explorer. i have no idea why this windows update program works like that, so then i try to terminate it but i can't so i terminated the one of svchost.exe and that killed the wuauclt.exe from going on and off and using some around 30 of cpu constantly.
then after another 20 sec my comp goes to the "blue death" screen indicates system failure and says things about restarting with safe mode and asking for support and stuff, then i am forced to shut down cause it wont respond.

here it is:
A problem has been detected and windows has been shut down to prevent damage to yur computer.

If this is the first time you've seen this Stop error screen, restart your computer. If this screen appears again, follow these steps:

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A:Constantly crashing, really frustrating, help please

Your best option is to bootup XP from the CD and try a repair install

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I try to play SimCity 4 Deluxe and I am using headphones and it keeps crashing. The sound is in a loop and I have to restart SimCity 4 Deluxe every 2 minutes and it is annoying me.

Come up with some solutions how to fix this problem on my gaming computer. You might need my system specs.

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Quote: Originally Posted by cmckaycm

I try to play SimCity 4 Deluxe and I am using headphones and it keeps crashing. The sound is in a loop and I have to restart SimCity 4 Deluxe every 2 minutes and it is annoying me.

Come up with some solutions how to fix this problem on my gaming computer. You might need my system specs.

check event viewer (type eventvwr in search) for critical errors (they have red in the left column) that say app hang, app crash, or anything related to sound

when you find them use the built in snipping tool to make a screen shot, and up load it to us using the attachment icon (shaped like a peper clip ) in the reply form

See Pics

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I bought a new system on Friday and got it home all excited and ready to use. Installed a couple of my games and they hard lock the system after about 1-2 minutes of play (cannot alt+ctrl+del, alt+tab or anything but reset the machine). This happens in COD4, Crysis, Bioshock and NFS:Pro Street.

I have installed the latest DirectX:June update, and tried it with 175.70, 175.16 and 177.41 drivers. Turned off Firewall, AV before playing the game. The system I have is an E8400, 4GB Corsair 6400 memory, Galaxy 8800GT (My GPU-Z pic is below), Gigabyte EP45-DSL3 M/Board. I'm also running Home Premium x64 edition that has already come with SP1 installed. PC is not overheating as it happily stays around 35-45 before it crashes. Nothing is OCed and everything is at its default settings.

Any other assistance would be great. I knew I avoided Nvidia for 6 years for a reason :\

A:Games constantly crashing

When you say bought, you mean you actually purchased the computer pre-built, right? And is it always a few minutes after you start the games or does it seem random?

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hi all,

have a problem with a laptop. It has vista business on it and will boot up fine, but most apps I try to run crash!

in event viewer the cause of the crashes appears to be lpk.dll which is to do with language packs but for the life of me i cant work out how to fix this without a full re-install!

searching on the internet i have found replacement lpk files, but they all seem to be version 5 instead of 6 so i assume they are XP files (as xp build number is 5.1xxx etc) and replacing with those dll's makes nothing at all work!

renaming the file in command prompt wont even let explorer open on boot and i dont know what else to try

any and all help would be greatly appreciated


A:apps constantly crashing

try a repair install...!!!

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I built a new computer recently but everything seems to keep crashing on it and its making me wonder if the problem is vista, since its the first time I've used vista. When loading games (both new and extremely old), after a few minutes of playing it will either crash to desktop or else even worse it will lock up completely with a screeching noise and force you to do a hard reset. Some programs randomly shut down back to desktop for no reason and sometimes even just when on the desktop with nothing open, the computer will lock up and must be hard reset. It has me at my wits end. Anyone see a solution?

System Information (Run: dxdiag)
Operating System: Windows Vista Business (6.0, Build 6001) SP1
System Manufacturer: Gigabyte Technology Co., Ltd.
BIOS: Award Modular BIOS v6.00PG
Processor: AMD Phenom(tm) 9550 Quad-Core Processor (4 CPUs), ~2.2GHz
Memory: 3068MB RAM
Page File: 903MB used, 6671MB available
DirectX Version: DirectX 10
DX Setup Parameters: Not found
DxDiag Version: 6.00.6001.18000 32bit Unicode

DxDiag Notes
Display Tab 1: No problems found.
Sound Tab 1: No problems found.
Sound Tab 2: No problems found.
Input Tab: No problems found.

DirectX Debug Levels
Direct3D: 0/4 (retail)
DirectDraw: 0/4 (retail)
DirectInput: 0/5 (retail)
DirectMusic: 0/5 (retail)
DirectPlay: 0/9 (retail)
DirectSound: 0/5 (retail)
DirectShow: 0/6 (retail)

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A:Computer constantly crashing everything

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I was wondering if anyone can help me here with some of my programs crashing.

I have a Dell inspiron 1720 laptop and using vista 32.

Two programs are always crashing, and both in exactly the same way are NVU and Audacity. I will record something on audacity then go to the file menu to save it, and before any drop down menus appear, the thing says program shutting down.

And it does so before anything is saved. In NVU exactly the same thing happens, what I do is save it every 2 minutes, so that when it does crash I have something to work with.

With audacity I will record say 40 minutes then go to file, and it then shuts down. It has happened in other programs, as well eg. Windows explorer.

I have reinstalled the whole Vista hundred of times, well it feels like it and I am really fed up with this.

Please, has anyone had this problem, and know how to resolve it.

Many thanks


A:Audacity, NVU constantly crashing.

Next time it crashes go to Event Viewer,Applications, and look for the critical error
Take a screenshot and post it back.

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Yay. The title says it--my games are constantly crashing. For example, Ragnarok Online suddenly gives me a disconnection error; Warcraft 3 suddenly flashes a Fatal Error, and other games just exit out of. This has been annoying me for almost a week now, and I cannot take it anymore. I NEED TO KILL PEOPLE ONLINE!

...Not that I'm addicted, or anything, but seriously. Anyone have any idea what might be causin' this? virus and malware scans come up negative, so I've no clue. This is a great mystery!

(Note that my computer's been working fine for about two years; I run WinXP SP-2...or 3. I can't recall. I'll check and edit this later.)

Well, if anyone has any insight into this problem, your assistance is GREATLY appreciated.

A:Games constantly crashing

First, reboot your cable/DSL modem, if you have one, and also reboot your router/switch/hub. These can be rebooted by just unplugging the power cable, then plugging it back in after 10 seconds or so.

Does your computer have an integrated network controller, or a separate PCI network card? If it's integrated, the ethernet cable will plug in near the USB ports in the back, if it's separate, it will plug in somewhere below the video card in the back.

If it's integrated, try a separate card. They can't cost more than $5 nowadays.

If it's a separate card, try the integrated network controller, or, if there isn't one, try another network card. Again, they're like $5.

The reason I'm blaming the network card is because they're so cheap. It really can't hurt to try another card, there is a huge surplus of NIC's on the market right now.
If these errors occur during single player games, then that's another issue.

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as the title says firefox is continuously crashing on me. I'm not sure exactly what is the culprit of this, but it first started happening when I had a lot of programs open (I'm an architecture student, so we have to run a lot of pretty intense programs, and unfortunately my computer doesn't like that.) But it actually has started happening when it is the ONLY thing open, so I'm going to post a copy of my HJT log, and just want to know if anyone sees anything fishy.

Thanks for anyone's time!

-Carrie Jahnke

Logfile of Trend Micro HijackThis v2.0.2
Scan saved at 5:50:11 PM, on 2/7/2009
Platform: Windows XP SP3 (WinNT 5.01.2600)
MSIE: Internet Explorer v7.00 (7.00.6000.16762)
Boot mode: Normal

Running processes:
C:\Program Files\Common Files\Apple\Mobile Device Support\bin\AppleMobileDeviceService.exe
C:\Program Files\Bonjour\mDNSResponder.exe
C:\Program Files\McAfee\Common Framework\FrameworkService.exe
C:\Program Files\McAfee\VirusScan Enterprise\mcshield.exe
C:\Program Files\McAfee\VirusScan Enterprise\vstskmgr.exe
C:\Program Files\Dell Support Center\bin\sprtsvc.exe
C:\Program Files\Alcohol Soft\Alcohol 120\StarWind\StarWindServiceAE.exe
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The other day I had gotten a virus on my computer. I thought I had removed it because my anti-virus software (McAfee and Malwarebytes) said that no threats have been found. I had also scanned several times. After that my computer is constantly crashing on normal windows, and works fine on safe mode. The computer does not fully freeze, but after 5-10 minutes of use, the mouse will turn into the blue loading circle and the programs will not respond nor does the bottom task bar. The only thing that works is the mouse moving and that even freezes sometimes. I am not sure what virus it was, but I do know that it changed my default search engine into something called "searchcore.net". I already got rid of that, but I am not sure why my computer is crashing. This only started happening after the virus. My OS is Windows 7. Any answers are appreciated and thanks for your time.

A:My computer is constantly crashing?

Let's see if you can do these..Reboot into Safe Mode with NetworkingHow to start Windows 7 in Safe ModePlease download MiniToolBox, save it to your desktop and run it. Checkmark the following checkboxes: Flush DNS Report IE Proxy Settings Reset IE Proxy Settings Report FF Proxy Settings Reset FF Proxy Settings List content of Hosts List IP configuration List Winsock Entries List last 10 Event Viewer log List Installed Programs List Users, Partitions and Memory size. List Minidump FilesClick Go and post the result (Result.txt). A copy of Result.txt will be saved in the same directory the tool is run. Note: When using "Reset FF Proxy Settings" option Firefox should be closed.Run RKill....Download and Run RKillPlease download RKill by Grinler from one of the 4 links below and save it to your desktop.

Link 1
Link 2
Link 3
Link 4

Before we begin, you should disable your anti-malware softwares you have installed so they do not interfere RKill running as some anti-malware softwares detect RKill as malicious. Please refer to this page if you are not sure how.
Double-click on Rkill on your desktop to run it. (If you are using Windows Vista, please right-click on it and select Run As Administrator)
A black screen will appear and then disappear. Please do not worry, that is normal. This means that the tool has been successfully executed.
If nothing happens or if the tool does not run, please let me know in your next replyDo not reboot your compute... Read more

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My laptop keeps on crashing, whilst playing on world of warcraft, my laptop just completely switches itself off without warning. As of yet, has only crashed whilst playing wow. This is also not due to overheating, as im using a separate fan unit, after heat issues arose

Using an acer laptop - aspire 5610 - with Xp proffesional, media centre.

Also sometimes, after restarting the laptop, and selecting the screen name, it comes up with my background wallpaper, but no icons, start bar, etc - only way to get rid of this is turning the power button off.

Included a hijackthis log (hope i've done it right)

Thanks in advance.

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Hi and welcome!

I looked at your HJT log, but as you are aware, only authorized people are allowed to verify information in this log. I personally, did not see anything WRONG with it. Once again, I&#8217;m not qualified on this board to act on HJT logs.

My reason for responding is that I will put my money on your system overheating and powering off! Even though you have the &#8220;plate fans&#8221;, this does not mean that the system will not overheat! I have been through the exact same process a few times with a couple of my laptops. They get hot, overheat and just power off even when having additional cooling underneath them.

Which, in theory would make sense. Your system gets hot because of the amount of pressure the system gets while playing the game. They are more processor and graphic intense than your regular applications. Have you ever tried watching a DVD on your system (if possible) and then seeing if it will shutdown? Maybe trying a game that is of the same intensity on your CPU and GPU?

Also, you have a ton of stuff starting up on your system. What amount of memory do you have installed and what is the memory usage on the system?

If you want someone to analyze your HJT log for you, you will have to put the thread in the &#8220;Malware Removal & Hijack This Log&#8221; area. You can contact a moderator and have them move the thread for you if you like.



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Please help! My computer freezes and crashes every 5 min-1 hour or so. Using OneNote and web browsers (both Firefox and Google Chrome) seem to particularly cause it to crash, but it often happens when they are closed as well. There is no error message or anything, it just freezes up; often the screen turns white. When I can get my Sophos scan to run all the way through (which is tough, because it usually crashes before it finishes), it finds 3 items, with the report stating:

Scanning: "C:\$RECYCLE.BIN\S-1-5-21-546879288-1006571505-1964617882-1023\$RX8LG08\$RBA8820\Local\ApplicationData\Temp\hsperfdata_kj\2680" returned SAV Interface error 0xa0040210: The file could not be accessed.

Scanning: "C:\Documents and Settings\kj\AppData\Local\Temp\hsperfdata_kj\2680" returned SAV Interface error 0xa0040210: The file could not be accessed.

Scanning: "C:\Users\kj\AppDataLocal\Temp\hsperfdata_kj\2680" returned SAV Interface error 0xa0040210: The file could not be accessed.

When I ran RootRepeal, it seemed to work, but also gave me the following error message (even when I ran as administrator and went to the highest clearance settings under options): Could not read system registry! Please contact the author.

Here is my DDS.txt log:

DDS (Ver_09-10-26.01) - NTFSx86
Run by kj at 16:25:34.62 on Fri 12/04/2009
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A:Constantly crashing computer

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.Upon completing the steps below another staff member will review and take the steps necessary with you to get your machine back in working order clean and free of malware.If you have already posted a DDS log, please do so again, as your situation may have changed.Use the 'Add Reply' and add the new log to this thread.Thanks and again sorry for the delay.We need to see some information about what is happening in your machine. Please perform the following scan:Download DDS by sUBs from one of the following links. Save it to your desktop.DDS.scrDDS.pifDouble click on the DDS icon, allow it to run.A small box will open, with an explaination about the tool. No input is needed, the scan is running.Notepad will open with the results.Foll... Read more

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Hey everyone I am having major issues with Windows 7 install on a new build. This is my fifth PC to put together but my first windows 7, I am having nothing but troubles out of it.

At first I was crashing during install after many many tries I finally got it to install. Now it will either freeze or give me a BSOD while inside of Windows. I tried booting into safe mode and it still does the same thing, generally freezing instead of blue screen. I have changed power supplies, updated bios, installed MSI drivers for motherboard but I can't seem to get anything else to work. Everytime I try and install the video card drivers it will crash and I have to do a hard reboot. I am at wits in and am about ready to start RMAing once piece at a time back to newegg till something works.

Anyways these are my woes and I am hoping that you guys can help me to figure out what the heck is going wrong with this PC.

PC Specs are as followed.
MSI 870S-G46 AM3 AMD 870 SATA 6Gb/s ATX
Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium SP1 64-bit
AMD Athlon II X4 640 Propus 3.0GHz Socket AM3
G.SKILL Ripjaws Series 4GB (2 x 2GB)
VisionTek 900310 Radeon HD 5670
APEX AL-D500EXP 500W ATX12V Power Supply
SAMSUNG Spinpoint F3 HD103SJ 1TB 7200 RPM SATA

I have also uploaded the data I retrieved from the dump files I received today.

A:Windows 7 Crashing constantly, please help!

Hi GateKeeper07 and welcome to SF!
Follow Blue Screen of Death (BSOD) Posting Instructions
It helps us to help you.

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Okay, this problem's been plaguing me for a while. I'm unsure of whether or not it's a virus, or what--HJT logs have been inconclusive, as have all virus and malware scans. So.

Mainly, the problem is that my browsers--Firefox and, out of desperation, Internet Explorer--will bring up error windows, or just close.

For no reason whatsoever, Firefox will bring up a window giving me the option to report to Mozilla that it's crashed. Internet Explorer, after loading up the homepage or--with the will of God--one or two pages will bring up a window offering me the option to close or Debug. Both of these options do little more than close IE.

If anyone might have some insight into what could be causing this, please, I'm desperate.

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I am doing simple tasks and my computer keeps crashing constantly. I had to restart explorer and it stopped responding when I right-clicked on it. The HDD is only 4% fragmented and it is so slow the HDD would be 65% fragmented.

A:Computer Crashing Constantly


You have used the word crash, if available, please provide us with the required information

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I have downloaded countless anti-spyware agents over the past few days to help with some resistant spyware problems. Now, my computer runs like a turtle. Is there something I have on my computer that is making it do this?An aside: I have already defragged and cleared the cache and temp files. I did that last night.From just a luddite perspective on this log, I already see things I do not want on this computer.Here is my HJT log (the log took over 3 minutes to finish):Logfile of Trend Micro HijackThis v2.0.2Scan saved at 4:50:06 PM, on 9/17/2007Platform: Windows XP SP2 (WinNT 5.01.2600)MSIE: Internet Explorer v6.00 SP2 (6.00.2900.2180)Boot mode: NormalRunning processes:C:\WINDOWS\System32\smss.exeC:\WINDOWS\system32\winlogon.exeC:\WINDOWS\system32\services.exeC:\WINDOWS\system32\lsass.exeC:\WINDOWS\system32\Ati2evxx.exeC:\WINDOWS\system32\svchost.exeC:\WINDOWS\System32\svchost.exeC:\WINDOWS\system32\spoolsv.exeC:\WINDOWS\system32\Ati2evxx.exeC:\WINDOWS\Explorer.EXEC:\Program Files\Hp\HP Software Update\HPWuSchd2.exeC:\Program Files\HP\hpcoretech\hpcmpmgr.exeC:\Program Files\Webroot\Spy Sweeper\SpySweeperUI.exeC:\Program Files\SUPERAntiSpyware\SUPERAntiSpyware.exeC:\WINDOWS\system32\ctfmon.exec:\Program Files\WIDCOMM\Bluetooth Softw... Read more

A:Help! Computer Crashing Constantly!

Hi Dutch Girl, I am SifuMike and I will be helping you. Before we start, you need to realize that you are missing one important program on that computer: An antivirus. This is somewhat suicidal in today's digital world. You need to install an antivirus program as soon as you can and run a complete scan of the computer. I recommend you download the free Avast or AntiVir orAVG antivirus Products from all three vendors received the Virus Bulletin's VB100% award and certification for virus detection from ICSA Labs.Never install more than one antivirus scanner or firewall on your system! Several together can give you problems and decrease the reliability of it seriously! I see that you are running msconfig in /auto mode which means that you may have selectively removed some items in the past from the startup procedure. This can be bad if they are malware, so we would like you to reenable those startup entries by doing the following:Please click on start, then run, and type msconfig and then press enter. When the window opens click on the startup tab and make sure there are checkmarks in every entry. Then press ok until you are out of the program. If it asks to reboot, do not reboot. It is not necessary to reboot to get the items to show up in HijackThis. Now please create a new Hijackthis Log and post it as a reply.

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I really need help,
I have an Acer Ferrari 4000/Windows XP
I'm sorry I'm not sure what info you will need, please forgive my ignorance.
It started crashing all the time, so my husband clearing everything out and re-installed everything, but it is still crashing, but now quite as much. It's a real nightmare. I've tried twice to get this message typed before it crashed. Please help, is there any way you can look at things and maybe help me?
We really don't know what else to do on our own?

Thank you, Marie

A:Help! Comp crashing constantly!! Please?

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