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Q: PC diagnostics

Hi. Any suggestions for a good easy to use diagnostic tool for PC hang ups, sluggish behavior and general hassles? Thanks for your advice. Steve

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Preferred Solution: PC diagnostics

I recommend downloading and running Reimage. It's a computer repair tool that has been proven to identify and fix many Windows problems with a high level of success.

I've used it in the past to identify and fix everything from blue screens (BSOD's), ActiveX errors, corrupt files and processes, dll/exe/sys errors, recover lost memory, Windows update problems, defragging, malware removal etc.

You can download it direct from this link http://downloadreimage.com/download.php. (This link will automatically start a download of Reimage that you can save to your computer.)

A: PC diagnostics

it could be caused by spyware - is this the problems you are having or just looking for some PC diags ???

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I was on a game when I got a BSOD (Blue screen of death.) I ignored it as you usually get them every now and then. I restarted as usual and I opened a program and it crashed; I opened it again and it came up with another BSOD with the error of 'System service exception' when it rebooted, it came up with HP Diagnostics UEFI. I was going to reboot when I thought I should test it as the laptop is around 2 and a half years old. It came back with Memory Slot 2: Bottom slot right failed the memory test (RAM) and Hard Drive 1 component test failed. I am slightly worried as there is only 1 HDD on the laptop and I don't want to lose half of my RAM. Does anybody know what I should do?

A:HP Diagnostics- What do they mean?

nw89192 wrote:I was on a game when I got a BSOD (Blue screen of death.) .... It came back with Memory Slot 2: Bottom slot right failed the memory test (RAM) and Hard Drive 1 component test failed. I am slightly worried as there is only 1 HDD on the laptop and I don't want to lose half of my RAM. Does anybody know what I should [email protected] Please backup your files/data and replace failed components. HEAT (playing games) killed the machine. Regards.

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My puter has been giving me error messages that I didn't have enough RAM to open some pages on the internet, so I did what any self respecting gameaholic would do, I went and bought more. I installed 768 SDRAM. And low and behold, I now have lots and lots of memory and no longer get those pesky little messages. However, when I check settings to see the performance of my new memory, it says that I only have 62% of the RAM available. This is with no windows open, I'm not on the internet, nothing. How could this be?..Is there a diagnostics program I can run that will tell me what hog is in my RAM? (no pun intended)...my system is a Windows 98 with a Pentium II. I read extensively on my mb to get the correct memory, so I don't think that is the problem...what the heck could it be?

any suggestions will be greatly appreciated.
 

A:RAM Diagnostics????

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Hi guys

Im looking for any computer based diagnostic software or "hardware and software" (similar to vehicle diagnotics)

I have used some software that scans every sensor and any software and data stored on any drive.

but would like something a lot more thorough

such as, software that scans everything such as the voltages on any sensor and any possible piece of hardware,What is being stored and can be "rescued" from any device connected to the said computer/s

and so on.. does anyone know of anything like this?

Rob
 

A:PC Diagnostics ?

With all the different Hardware and Software manufacturers out there, and all the make and models of components within all the different computers, you won't find any 1 program capable of reading everything. Closest thing I have seen would be the Ultimate Boot CD which contains dozens of freeware programs for hardware diagnosis, but nothing really for software.
 

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I have a few questions about diagnostics.
I have a Samsung HD Can I use Seagate SeaTools for its diagnostics?
If not, I need some help on forming a diagnostic CD for Samsung.
Thanks,
Clinkzeh.
 

A:HD Diagnostics

http://www.pcpitstop.com/

Get your whole system checked here (free)
 

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  1 downloadsNot sure what the issue is -I have Malwarebyte and McAfee both running. McAfee keeps returning the error that real time scanning has been shut off and I have run Combofix many times before , but now it stops after doing a registry backup. Here is the dds.txt

DS (Ver_10-11-05.01) - NTFSx86
Run by breitert at 9:19:03.70 on Sat 11/06/2010
Internet Explorer: 8.0.6001.18975
Microsoft? Windows Vista? Business 6.0.6002.2.1252.1.1033.18.2045.1196 [GMT -5:00]

SP: Windows Defender *enabled* (Updated) {D68DDC3A-831F-4FAE-9E44-DA132C1ACF46}

============== Running Processes ===============

C:\Windows\system32\wininit.exe
C:\Windows\system32\lsm.exe
C:\Windows\system32\svchost.exe -k DcomLaunch
C:\Windows\system32\svchost.exe -k rpcss
C:\Windows\system32\atiesrxx.exe
C:\Windows\System32\svchost.exe -k LocalServiceNetworkRestricted
C:\Windows\System32\svchost.exe -k LocalSystemNetworkRestricted
C:\Windows\system32\svchost.exe -k netsvcs
C:\Windows\system32\svchost.exe -k GPSvcGroup
C:\Windows\system32\SLsvc.exe
C:\Windows\system32\svchost.exe -k NetworkService
C:\Windows\system32\svchost.exe -k LocalService
C:\Windows\System32\spoolsv.exe
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A:KWM Diagnostics

Hello , And to the Bleeping Computer Malware Removal Forum. My name is Elise and I'll be glad to help you with your computer problems.I will be working on your malware issues, this may or may not solve other issues you may have with your machine.Please note that whatever repairs we make, are for fixing your computer problems only and by no means should be used on another computer.The cleaning process is not instant. Logs can take some time to research, so please be patient with me. I know that you need your computer working as quickly as possible, and I will work hard to help see that happen. Please reply using the Add/Reply button in the lower right hand corner of your screen. Do not start a new topic. The logs that you post should be pasted directly into the reply. Only attach them if requested or if they do not fit into the post.Unfortunately, if I do not hear back from you within 5 days, I will be forced to close your topic. If you still need help after I have closed your topic, send me or a moderator a personal message with the address of the thread or feel free to create a new one.You may want to keep the link to this topic in your favorites. Alternatively, you can click the button at the top bar of this topic and Track this Topic, where you can choose email notifications. The topics you are tracking are shown here.-----------------------------------------------------------If you have since resolved the original problem you were having, we would appreciate you... Read more

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At Build this year, we gave a sneak preview of a set of new APIs designed to provide diagnostic information about running apps. You can see the videos here and here ? but note that these were based on a pre-release implementation. So, while the Build videos are still correct on broad functionality, the final API names are almost all slightly different. Plus, we added a couple of extra features after Build.

The final versions for the upcoming release are available in the Insider builds from Build 16226, along with the corresponding SDK.

At a high level, these APIs allow an app to:
Enumerate a list of running apps, including UWP apps, Win32 apps, system services and so on.
For each app, get process-specific metrics on:
Memory usage (private commit and working set).
CPU usage.
Disk reads and writes.

For each UWP app, get additional metrics on:
Memory usage (including shared commit) equivalent to the Windows.System.MemoryManager report previously available to an app for its own usage.
State info: running, suspending, suspended, not running.
Energy quota info: under or over.
Enumerate a list of any background tasks that are active for the app, including name, trigger type and entry point.
Enumerate all the processes for the app (using an enhancement to the existing Windows.System.Diagnostics.ProcessDiagnosticInfo class that was previously restricted to an app for its own usage).
The API has a simple hierarchical structure:
The AppDiagnosticInfo type represents a single ... Read more

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HI,i did a diagnostic scan with pc doc pro 4.2 trial because my computer is running slow even though ive used 30gb out of 140gb,
it said i had 122 interface problems & 195 class id problems (noted severe) and 418 empty key problems.
this has freaked me out as i also run win aso registry optimizer 3.0 weekly but never get that amount of problems.
can i trust pc doc pro to fix all of these problems and will it make any difference as i will have to buy the program but i just want my computer to be running optimum.thank you very much as im totally scratching my head as to what to do ..thankyou..adam haynes
 

A:diagnostics

adamski28 said:

HI,i did a diagnostic scan with pc doc pro 4.2 trial because my computer is running slow even though ive used 30gb out of 140gb,
it said i had 122 interface problems & 195 class id problems (noted severe) and 418 empty key problems.
this has freaked me out as i also run win aso registry optimizer 3.0 weekly but never get that amount of problems.
can i trust pc doc pro to fix all of these problems and will it make any difference as i will have to buy the program but i just want my computer to be running optimum.thank you very much as im totally scratching my head as to what to do ..thankyou..adam haynesClick to expand...
 

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My Hp probook 4540s used to ave advanced diagnostics but now only has hp diagnostics with the option of hard drive check and memory check and nothing else.

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JA8231 Hello;Allow me to welcome you to the HP forums!Wish I had good news for you, but I don't ... The UEFI diagnostics you refer to are linked to the Win8.1 page for your PC, but NOT to the Win10 page: http://h20565.www2.hp.com/hpsc/swd/public/readIndex?sp4ts.oid=5229456&swLangOid=8&swEnvOid=4158 This could be a simple oversight by HP, in which you could then download and install the diagnostics from the Win8.1 page.  Or, it could more likely be that those do not work in Win10 -- in which you're then out of luck. My suggestion is to try downloading and install them anyway, they might just work.Good Luck

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so after i have run the windows memory diagnostics i have determined that i have various ram errors. what i would like to know is what dos programs i could use to rectify my problems thanks.
 

A:ram diagnostics

http://www.memtest.org/
It takes quite while, best to do it overnight
 

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What is Elevated Diagnostics?
That folder suddenly appears to my C:\Users\x\AppData\Local
Is safe or malware?
Delete or keep it?

A:Elevated Diagnostics

What are the contents of this folder? That might give a clue as to where it has come from.

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i just built my first rig and i was wondering if anyone new any good free/cheap hardware diagnistic tools

OS Name Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate
Processor AMD Phenom(tm) II X4 965 Processor, 3400 Mhz, 4 Core(s), 4 Logical Processor(s)
Installed Physical Memory (RAM) 8.00 GB
System Manufacturer Gigabyte Technology Co., Ltd.
System Model GA-880GM-UD2H

A:hardware diagnostics

I have several
Download memtest86 and test RAM
www.sevenforums.com/tutorials/105647-ram-test-memtest86.html

Video card stress test Video Card - Stress Test with Furmark http://www.ozone3d.net/benchmarks/fur/

CPU Stress Test www.sevenforums.com/tutorials/100352-cpu-stress-test-prime95.html

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I can't find the WD Data Lifeguard CD download anywhere on their site, only here now: Data Lifeguard Diagnostic For Western Digital Drives

The more direct Download link there I've bookmarked is Western Digital Data Lifeguard CD ISO (extract first). Please advise if there is a reason not to use this link.

What could explain why a major tech company would only offer bootable floppy diagnostics for all of their drives old and new? I mean they literally repeat the floppy download on every single model's Downloads page. Does that strike anyone else to be as mammoth as Support incompetence can get?

A:Where did WD links to CD Diagnostics go?

Hey Greg,

It seems that you have to look up the model number at WD for the drive first before seeing the downloads for Data Lifeguard.WD Support / Downloads / Select Product
Here's an example:

(dos)
WD Support / Downloads / SATA & SAS / WD VelociRaptor

(Windows)
WD Support / Downloads / SATA & SAS / WD VelociRaptor

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If a PC freezes, and nothing you do can bring it out of the freeze where all you can do is force it to shut down so you can re-start it... is there a log in Windows where you can go to see if there is an error code of some kind that can hopefully provide a clue as to why the system froze up?

A:PC Freeze Diagnostics

If anything it would be in your event viewer, but I would guess you will not find anything but "unexpected shutdown"

What are you doing when the PC freezes?

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I need help!

I have my laptop which is connected to the wireless network at home. I work with Windows XP. The problem is the WEB BROWSER (internet explorer) is not working. It gives me this:
cannot find server- microsoft internet explorer

The page cannot be displayed.

The page you are looking for is currently unavailable. The Web site might be experiencing technical difficulties, or you may need to adjust you browser settings.

To attempt fixing network connectivity problems, click tools, and then click "Diagnose Connection Problems..."

So i did that. This is what the Diagnostics Log tells me:

Last diagnostic run time: 01/28/10 4:59:10
Gateway Diagnostic
Gateway
info The following proxy configuration is being used by IE: Automatically
Detect Settings: Enabled Automatic Configuration Script: Proxy
Server: Proxy Bypass list
info Could not get proxy setting via the Automatic Proxy Configuation
mechanism
info This computer has the following default gateway entry(ies): 0.0.0.0
warn There is no default gateway entry
action Automated repair: Renew IP address
action Releasing the current IP address...
action Successfully released the current IP address
action Renewing the IP address...
action Successfully renewed the current IP address
info This computer has the following default gateway entry(ies): 0.0.0.0
warn There is no default gateway entry
and so forth;
It goes on just repeating itself....what should I do?
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A:HELP! Diagnostics on my Laptop say:

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Diagnostics within windows using the Drivers and Utilities CD* Insert the Dimension Drivers and Utilities Resource CD, follow the prompts to load the software* When finished, click Start- Dell Accessories- Dell ResourceCD* Choose your System Type, Operating System, Diagnostics (for example, video)* The number and types of diagnostics will differ by system typeDiagnostics before windows using the Drivers and Utilities CD* Insert the Dimension Drivers and Utilities Resource CD into the top CD drive* Close any boxes that open* Insert any non-burned data CD into the lower CD drive* Close any boxes that open* Click Start- Turn Off Computer- Restart* Press F12 to enter the Boot Menu* Press 5 IDE CD-ROM DEVICE press Enter* Press 2 Boot from CD-ROM press Enter* Choose the Diagnostics listed for your system type* Clicking Express Test will check all the hardware* If you just want to check a specific hardware item, click "Custom Test"* Click (for example) CDROM/DVD* Click the Run Test buttonDiagnostics before windows using the F12 Diagnostics* Reboot and press F12 to enter the Boot Menu* When the boot device list appears, highlight Diagnostics and press Enter* The computer begins to run the Pre-boot System Assessment, a series of embedded diagnostics that perform initial testing on your system board, keyboard, hard drive, and display* If the Pre-boot System Assessment completes successfully, you receive the message Booting Dell Diagnostic Utility Partition* Press any key to c... Read more

A:How to run the Dell Diagnostics

Upon turning on my PC, I received the message "Missing Operating System"... What should I expect after running the diagnostic program?

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Are there diagnostics that can determine if the Bluetooth Radio hardware is working properly?

I cannot get a new Microsoft Sculpt Bluetooth (dongle-less) Mouse to be recognized after putting it in discovery mode.

My phone can see the mouse, so I'm pretty sure the mouse is not broken.

The computer cannot see the phone, so I'm pretty sure that something is hosed with the computer hardware or the O/S, but all the drivers seem to be in order.

Windows 7 x64 Ultimate.
ASUS P8H67-I Deluxe m/b.
Qualcomm Atheros Communications Port_#0004.Hub_#0003

The ASUS m/b has built-in Bluetooth, and the ASUS Bluetooth drivers are up-to-date and the Microsoft Bluetooth Enumerator is up-to-date, and both are enabled and "working properly", and the Bluetooth icon is in my system tray.

I can see the Bluetooth Radio blinking on the back of the m/b.

Here are the current settings.

[x] Allow Bluetooth devices to find this computer
[x] Allow Bluetooth devices to connect to this computer
[x] Alert me when a new Bluetooth device wants to connect
[x] Show Bluetooth icon in the notification area

[ ] Turn off the Bluetooth Adapter


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Other than scannow /f is there anything else built into Windows that will run a system check/diagnostics ? I suspect I have created a system that may have some wires crossed as far as performance goes ?

Or..will running a repair install correct/fix any issues in my current installation...and...assuming I do it properly per the tutorial...is there any danger of loosing documents and/or files after the repair isntall ?

Thanks...TRinAZ

A:Other diagnostics besides SFC for WIN 7 Pro 64 bit machine

  
Quote: Originally Posted by trinaz


Other than scannow /f is there anything else built into Windows that will run a system check/diagnostics ? I suspect I have created a system that may have some wires crossed as far as performance goes ?

Or..will running a repair install correct/fix any issues in my current installation...and...assuming I do it properly per the tutorial...is there any danger of loosing documents and/or files after the repair isntall ?

Thanks...TRinAZ


Wires crossed? SFC just checks your system files against a copy in stores and compares them.

A repair install will only help if there are damaged files which SFC should pick up.

There is always some danger of losing files/documents so it is always a good idea to backup, have a restore point, and an OS dvd.

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Hello All

My I'm trying to give a family member my laptop. After a failed factory reset it will not boot. The dell logo comes up but F8 dose not work. The only options that I get are F2 for set up and F12 for boot settings.

What do I need to do to fix this. It just keeps running the dell diagnostics over and over again. The diagnostics says that nothing is wrong with it but it just wont boot into windows

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I should like to know how many files/folders should appear in the zipped folder that needs be sent to you.
I followed the instructions and expected to see one for every box below "grab all". There are fewer and the progress bar looks to have completed its traverse, but Task Manager shows SFDignostic running and ther is a Success icon there too.

Is SF Diagnostics working OK, has finished its work?

A:Question on SF Diagnostics

It sounds like it has. The number of files depends on how many .dmp files there are, but usually its a minimum of 9 files. This is an alternative to that tool. Try it instead.

Attachment 301631

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While using the PC, Monitor at random shuts off, error code 1 long beep, 2 short beeps, video card ? My assumption is pointing to, video card, right or wrong ?

A:Right or Wrong Diagnostics ?

Are the beeps coming from the motherboard?

Fill in your specs with a little more detail and we can look up the code for you.

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Hi guys i need some help i am currently running my i7 with these settings and its almost there!

20 Passes or Intel Burn test pass every time
prime95 small fft only checked for 1-2hrs but thats fine
playing games is fine

but when i come to encode this one film with handbrake i get a bsod every time and im not sure if its my oc heres my set up hope you can help....


Code:
Ai Overclock Tuner.....................[Manual]
CPU Ratio Setting......................[21.0]
Intel(r) SpeedStep(tm) Tech............[Disabled]
Xtreme Phase Full Power Mode...........[Enabled]
BCLK Frequency.........................[181]
PCIE Frequency.........................[100]
DRAM Frequency.........................[DDR3-1451MHz]
UCLK Frequency.........................[2903MHz]
QPI Link Data Rate.....................[Auto]

CPU Voltage Control....................[Manual]
CPU Voltage............................[1.22500]
CPU PLL Voltage........................[1.80]
QPI/DRAM Core Voltage..................[1.23125]
IOH Voltage............................[1.20]
IOH PCIE Voltage.......................[1.50]
ICH Voltage............................[1.20]
ICH PCIE Voltage.......................[1.50]
DRAM Bus Voltage.......................[1.66]
DRAM DATA REF Voltage on CHA...........[Auto]
DRAM CTRL REF Voltage on CHA...........[Auto]
DRAM DATA REF Voltage on CHB...........[Auto]
DRAM CTRL REF Voltage on CHB...........[Auto]
DRAM DATA REF Voltage on CHC...........[Auto]
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A:i7 920 BSOD Diagnostics

Hi,

Please follow these instructions: http://www.sevenforums.com/crashes-d...tml#post836073

Post the resulting .zip file here

There is a possibility that a driver is at fault, but it is far more likely that it is your OC.

Regards,
Reventon

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Dell has offer online diagnostics but i face some problem during the process. I have install the Dell System Detect in my pc that request by the website but still cannnot run the process and keep stuck at there.

Anyone know how it work, need help. Thank and appreciate your reply.

A:PC Online Diagnostics

I just bought a new Dell laptop and can't get system detect to work either.

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hi everyone

this is a little hard to explain, but when I opened up my start screen this morning a lot of different apps appeared,
most of them were performance and diagnostics apps. I used one to see if there were any problems with the memory
on my computer, after it had completed and told me that their were no problems, all of the apps disappeared.
Can anyone explain were the apps came from and why they all disappeared.

regards calmat

A:diagnostics apps

Hello Calmat,

Were they the Administrative Tools?
Administrative Tools - Hide or Show in Windows 8
If not, then please go ahead and post a screenshot showing them if they show again to see if it may help.

Hope this helps for now,
Shawn

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Hello All

My I'm trying to give a family member my laptop. After a failed factory reset it will not boot. The dell logo comes up but F8 dose not work. The only options that I get are F2 for set up and F12 for boot settings.

What do I need to do to fix this. It just keeps running the dell diagnostics over and over again. The diagnostics says that nothing is wrong with it but it just wont boot into windows

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I have a 2007 HP desktop running vista ultimate. I want to add a hp diagnostic (UEFI). This was installed on desktops using a UEFI BIOS since 2009. Will I be able to install it on my computer without causing my bios and computer to malfunction.
 

A:Solved: diagnostics

What's the model name and model number of that HP?

What's the part/product number(P/N) on it?

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To my knowledge, you cannot switch a BIOS motherboard over to UEFI.

What "HP Diagnostic" are you referring to?

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Logfile of HijackThis v1.99.1Scan saved at 2:16:10 AM, on 11/28/2006Platform: Windows XP SP2 (WinNT 5.01.2600)MSIE: Internet Explorer v7.00 (7.00.5730.0011)Running 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:\Program Files\Alwil Software\Avast4\aswUpdSv.exeC:\Program Files\Alwil Software\Avast4\ashServ.exeC:\Program Files\Common Files\LightScribe\LSSrvc.exeC:\WINDOWS\system32\RioMSC.exeC:\WINDOWS\System32\snmp.exeC:\WINDOWS\system32\svchost.exeC:\Program Files\Webroot\Spy Sweeper\SpySweeper.exeC:\Program Files\Alwil Software\Avast4\ashMaiSv.exeC:\Program Files\Alwil Software\Avast4\ashWebSv.exeC:\WINDOWS\system32\Ati2evxx.exeC:\WINDOWS\Explorer.EXEC:\PROGRA~1\ALWILS~1\Avast4\ashDisp.exeC:\Program Files\Palm\HOTSYNC.EXEC:\WINDOWS\system32\ctfmon.exeC:\Program Files\Windows Media Player\wmplayer.exeC:\Program Files\Yahoo!\Messenger\ymsgr_tray.exeC:\PROGRA~1\NETSCAPE&... Read more

A:My Hijackthis Log-diagnostics

I see a clean log, I don't see any problems at all.
Can you explain to me what problems you are having please.

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I recently ran diagnostics on my laptop and I've received a ln error message saying my hard drive has an issue. The error code is 2000-0142. What do I do now?

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I have being trying to diagnose a fault with a laptop, some over heating problem. I have used a diagnostics card it keeping spitting out the error code 'AE' which means clear boot flag. I'm guessing the bios is performing its own checks and intefering which the card checks.

What can i do rectify this. Manuals not very good and i been trying to google it but to no avail..

Hardware= diagnostic card plugs into the parallel port of the laptop powered by the usb port and has a two digit display, Dell c640 laptop
If any one can help or set me straight i be grateful.
 

A:Diagnostics card

Never had a good experience with diagnostics cards. All the ones I've seen are pretty useless and simply don't work well, if at all. Most moderen PCs has diag cards built in on whether it's beep codes or the diag LCDs on the back of most modern Dells. If the PC is having an over heating issue a diag card isn't gonna help anyway.

To fix a laptop that is over heating you should open the laptop up and blow the dust out of the laptop paying special attention to the heat sinks and fans. While it is open make sure the fans are spinning and that the heatsinks are in place and securly attached.

What are the symptoms the laptop is having any? Maybe it's not just overheating?
 

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Throw me a bone on this one, does anyone know how to run diagnostics at startup on a HP ze4545us Notebook?

I thought it was F10, but it does not work.
 

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Hi

Is there a way to check the health of one's monitor?

When I boot up, the Windows logon screen is very wavy. It is only then that it is wavy. The picture stabilizes immediately after and stays stable. I am using an IBM monitor that is about eight years old. I am thinking that because of its age, this may be a concern.

I would appreciate your opinion.

Thank you.

Vivienne
 

A:Monitor diagnostics ?

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Since dropping Norton, I am without a system diagnostic program like "Win Doctor". Can anyone suggest a program that will safely do the same thing? It doesn't have to be free. It just has to work. I'm running XP SP2.
 

A:System diagnostics

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Hello,

Just wondering if there any decent freeware Diagnostic tools, such as those you'd burn as a bootable CD... If we can't find one we'll be buying the Microscope 2000 suite.
 

A:Diagnostics Software

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I had a post going in the security thread until I realized it wasn't a virus problem... it was a hardware problem. Could anyone give me some advice or possibly a link to a diagnostic tool that would help me solve my problem.

Windows 2k freezes at the splash screen so I can only run my computer in safe mode. This leads me to believe it might not be a critical piece of hardware that's acting up.. maybe? Anyways, I haven't altered any of the hardware recently. This problem just sort of popped out of the blue.

Thanks in advance.
 

A:Hardware Diagnostics....

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I have a purchased a new system and my ole' reliable ISP cannot recognize the modem.

When I go into control panel and run the diagnostics on the modem Windows says "communicating with modem..." then immedietly says "Could not open port"
is this connected to why my isp software cant find the modem and if so how do I fix it?
 

A:modem diagnostics

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Howdy,
Does anyone know of any hardware diognostic tools that can check you system hardware for anything wrong? Like check to see that the motherboard is working correctly, that the ram works, etc. I just want to be sure my computer problems are not hardware related.

Thanks,
computerpain <
 

A:Hardware Diagnostics

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Greetings!!!
I have had nothing but problems with my gateway GT5465E with VISTA installed.
Where can I find some diagnostics to run to track whats going on with my PC.
I need to know if Vista is this complicated or if I was sold a lemon and I should return it???
Wayne
 

A:Vista Diagnostics???

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I have been having some minor issues with Windows XP lately, and would like to ask if anyone knows of any good checkup/diagnostics/tuneup software that can locate and repair problems within Windows XP? Thanks
 

A:Checkup / Diagnostics

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Dell Inspiron 530
Windows XP Home Edition Service Pack 3
Intel Core 2 Duo E6550

I need someone to diagnose my hardware diagnostics. I'm using the software known as HWiNFO32. I posted some screen shots below. Are my pc temperatures and fan speeds where they should be? Thank you.

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A:Hardware Diagnostics

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I've had some blue screen errors in the past and I wanted to run some diagnostics on my hardware before I play any games on it. I ran the dell diagnostic tool that came with my pc, but it requires user input for the video card test. A lot of the questions aren't straightforward and so I could have gotten error due to this. Should I just run a third-party test instead? For the memory test...should I just run memtest86?

Also, when updating my ati catalyst drivers...is it okay to just install over an older set. I attempted to do clean install once, but ran into a lot of problems.
 

A:Hardware Diagnostics

anyone?
 

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i finally located the file, exe, acc, dll to launch this program; when i click the diagnostics icon in EAX console this popup appears. have browsed for the setup.exe & diagnos3.exe for program & put in the acc file & click run, but still nothing. anyone have any advice how to type a command pathway to get this program to activate? thx
 

A:sb audigy 2 diagnostics

does anybody know how to fill in the blanks in the attachment?
 

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Any Internet and Connection Trouble Shooter Wizards out there ?I can use your assistance !Could you determine what the fix is for the Failure ?Did a System Scan from Network Diagnostics ;Show Saved Files Internet Service Default Outlook Express Mail POP3.snip.net / SMTP.snip.net FAILED InBoundMailPort = 110 InBoundMailServer = POP3.snip.net (FAILED)Pinging POP3.snip.net [209.204.64.14] with 32 bytes of data:Destination net unreachable.Request timed out.Destination net unreachable.Request timed out.Ping statistics for 209.204.64.14:Packets: Sent = 4, Received = 2, Lost = 2 (50% loss)Approximate round trip times in milli-seconds:Minimum = 0ms, Maximum = 0ms, Average = 0ms InBoundMailType = POP3 Successfully connected to POP3.snip.net port 110 OutBoundMailPort = 25 OutBoundMailServer = SMTP.snip.net (PASSED)Pinging SMTP.snip.net [209.204.64.20] with 32 bytes of data:Reply from 209.204.64.20: bytes=32 time=208ms TTL=208Reply from 209.204.64.20: bytes=32 time=203ms TTL=203Reply from 209.204.64.20: bytes=32 time=203ms TTL=203Reply from 209.204.64.20: bytes=32 time=187ms TTL=187Ping statistics for 209.204.64.20:Packets: Sent = 4, Received = 4, Lost = 0 (0% loss)Approximate round trip times in milli-seconds:Minimum = 187ms, Maximum = 208ms, Average = 200ms OutBoundMailType = SMTP Successfully connected to SMTP.snip.net port 25 Default Outlook Express News Not Configured Internet Explorer Web Proxy Not Configured Computer Information Computer System CPQ24444294201 ... Read more

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What is the difference(s) between the 40 Minute "Full Test" Diagnostics run online on the Dell website at http://www.dell.com/support/home/us/en/19/product-support/servicetag/CQ37W52/diagnose?s=BSD and the Diagnostics run via Dell Support Assist software (10 Minute "Default" Scan & 15 Minute "Stress Scan" = Total of 25 Minutes)?
Since the Dell Support Assist Diagnostics are only 25 Minutes total, that is 15 Minutes less time (37.5% less time) than the 40 Minutes online Diagnostics.

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I recently tackled a friend's failed hard drive on her Dell Latitude D610 laptop. It's a 60 GB drive that was only booting to a blue screen of death. I removed the drive, hooked it up to a desktop, and ran Spinrite on the drive (for 2 days). It recovered a bad sector and gave the rest of the drive a clean bill of health.

Feeling pretty confident, I put the drive back in the friend's laptop, only to have it boot straight from the BIOS into Dell's diagnostic mode. I exited out of the diagnostic mode and tried to boot again. Same thing, no Windows screen, just straight into Dell Diagnostics. I've tried running the diagnostics (nothing wrong) and restoring the BIOS presets, but I can't get it to skip the Diagnostics and just boot into Windows. Any ideas?
 

A:How do I NOT run Dell Diagnostics?

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Hello all,               I have tried to run Lenovo's System Diagnostics and all I see is a message in red telling me that it is running and to wait. Well I waited for an hour and I suspect it was not running at all.I never had to wait this long. Why is this and it is not acceptable?











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A:System Diagnostics

Hi rjordan393 , 
 
Welcome to the Community Forums. 
 
Either that the LSC is not ok or it has encountered issue during the test that was not able to verify. 
Try to uninstall it from programs and features under control panel and download a fresh updated copy from the support site and see if that would work. 
 
Likewise for differential comparison you can also use similar test software such as this and this . 
Update us how things go. 
 
Regards

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I need some help:
I accidentally shut down the internet during a "dell diagnostics test" which closed everything down in the middle of running the test.  It was running slow so I had to restart.  Just wondering if that hurt anything on the computer?  Not sure how bad it is for restarting in the middle of a diagnostics.
New to PC's, so any reassurance or help would be great.

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