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Hint! Sometimes it happens that I forget it. Using WinRescue Vista in Windows 7 Windows 7 Ghost in the works Power Options Properties Taskbars turned black RegVac install Tray app problem Idiot on board Gateway NV5214u or Compaq Presario How can i fix this and have scan disk run a successful check? this content

if that doesn't work out,clear out the start up programs using msconfig( if the scandisk freezes again,try and see if its freezing up at the same point. any ideas? The cure in my case was deactivating Spybot's Teatimer. At first the problem was intermittent.

You know what I mean? I think it's time to upgrade! Wysocki, Feb 20, 2016, in forum: Earlier Versions of Windows Replies: 2 Views: 750 DaveBurnett Feb 23, 2016 Thread Status: Not open for further replies.

When somebody uses your email address by mistake [Security] by MacGyver208. 2x4 attic joists [HomeImprovement] by snakerock206. In a bad mood? if you are using 98/98se/me try to restart in the dos mode and then try to run scandisk. 03-07-2006, 04:56 AM #5 raffnixpert Registered Member Join Date: It can freeze any time in any program.

How would I check this? By continuing to use this site, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. Dismiss Notice TechSpot Forums Forums Software Windows Today's Posts Troubleshooting Win98 freezing. Yes, my password is: Forgot your password?

Any assistance would be appreciated. I have run virus checks, adaware checks, spyware checks and all comes up clean. Weird Filename in the Root Directory Installing Win 7 Gigabyte Ati radeon 5770 error Can't find folder on Mac desktop in Windows mode Failure to download Windows Downloads system restore don't TechSpot Account Sign up for free, it takes 30 seconds.

however I will see if I can find that site. click resources Search all issuesPreview this magazine » Browse all issues1975198019851990199520002005 9 Jan 199516 Jan 199523 Jan 199530 Jan 19956 Feb 199513 Feb 199520 Feb 199527 Feb 19956 Mar 199513 Mar 199520 Mar Step 2 is to persuade my friend to dump AOL, which is the ISP Tentacles from Hell. Resources available are displayed as percent there at top.

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I won't enumerate all the troubleshooting I have gone through with AOL and Microsoft. Does anybody know of any tools that can somehow monitor or track the system to tell me what causes a freezeup? Already have an account?

The RAM proved to be a problem.

I played around on the internet for 4-5 hours straight, doing some heavy downloading, multiple files simultaneously, at the same time performing considerable cycling of web pages. Meanwhile, Microsoft warns me that they may recommend a complete REFORMAT. Stay logged in Sign up now! What to do?

I suspect thatchanging the settings for the Dial-Up adapter are what caused the problem I reportedin my earlier post. Yes, my password is: Forgot your password? Make sure the games are for the correct version of Windows. check my blog I've tried uninstalling Enternet, and even got a new disk - same problem.

Microsoft technicians are working on it and will get back to me. It might be time to stop using antivirus [Security] by andyross483. Now the program opens and the "Welcome to AOL" page tries to open (a graphic or so will flash briefly), and then the hourglass stays open and the page won't open, Bill Trumpetguy, #1 2005/03/10 markp62 Geek Member Alumni Joined: 2002/05/01 Messages: 4,003 Likes Received: 15 Trophy Points: 733 Location: Coppell, TX Computer Experience: Experienced Whenever I hear of a spontaneous reboot

Swapping with our good stick, kept it from freezing for a much longer time. Subscribe to our free weekly newsletter by entering your email address in the textbox to the left and clicking on the Subscribe button. A new installation of the Windows 98 operating system did not properly install, causing corrupted files. ByVigilante ยท 7 replies Jun 30, 2006 Hey fellas.

WinPatrol and SpywareBlaster aren't writing so they don't affect it. Secondly if you know the installation history of this Machine it would help if you know the manner in which software was installed. 98 was very touchy and I always had Home Page - ©Copyright 2010 by Ray Geide - All Rights Reserved Articles on this page may be copied if credit is given to Ray Geide and Super Win Software, Inc.

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