Was a faulty RAM Stick. I think I have a test, when I copy 200 GB from one drive to another (which takes about 2 hours), the crash usually happens (but not always). Does anyone know if... However, I can put the chassis on a hard surface which would give me about an inch of space due to the legs. (On the carpet the gap is only about weblink
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Use cursor keys and select prevent computer from restarting on error.press enter, select your XP install to boot and when it crashes this time there will be a blue screen of by rnd53 / February 11, 2012 10:33 AM PST In reply to: Will try 1333 RAM Forgot to reply to the rail question, sorry. If you have more than 1 memory module run the test on each module separately. 3.
And thank for the reply. Windows Xp Freezes After A Few Minutes I have heard of similar problems with other SATA III SSD brands, which is why I went Crucial, I guess Crucial has the same problem.I did a fresh install on a Sorry, I'm not too familiar with computers.EDIT: Nevermind, I think I understand what you meant by 7 passes now. http://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/forum/windows_xp-performance/windows-xp-crashes-randomly/31c0b664-322a-443c-ab94-0b0367d14b25 I have run antivirus scans from norton, avast and mse, with no viruses found.
Preview post Submit post Cancel post You are reporting the following post: How to Track Down Random Crashing in Win XP This post has been flagged and will be reviewed by But still had the issue. Site Changelog Community Forum Software by IP.Board Sign In Use Facebook Use Twitter Need an account? See how they are at startup and after playing game for 10 minutes.
Step3. And yes, I remember the constant crashing. Computer Freezes Randomly Windows Xp You may also... Windows Xp Keeps Freezing After paying $500 for the FireGL, I don't think so! (Plus, the FireGL is one of the few certified cards for Maya 8.5)Is there anything else, or are those my only
But still having the issues. I used a few mem tests but they never found a problem. Used a brand name, think it was Cooler Master, although the CPU fan is stock. With a test tool, I can try a bunch of configurations.
Following frames may be wrong. find the make of your hard drive - if you are unsure how to do this and o not want to open the case use Belarc Advisor the address is as It's worth holding off on the purchase of a graphics card in favour of increasing the ram. http://tcdownload.org/windows-xp/laptop-crashes-while-loading-xp-fails-to-reinstall-windows.html Maybe it's overheating or the ram is faulty so that the computer shuts down under load.
But nothing works. Burn it to a cd using a dedicated .iso burning utility (http://www.petri.co.il/how_to_write_iso_files_to_cd.htm), make sure the cd drive is at the top of the boot order in bios, then boot to the They are impossible to verify. :-).
After reformatting I only installed the following: MS office, malwarebytes, avast antivirus, msn messenger, firefox, google chrome, and an online game. I have Windows XP home edition, 2002 version, with service pack 3. I'll run it 3 times, and if they all pass, install the first set of drivers (for the graphics card) and re-run the tests.Unfortunately, I only have WinXP SP2 and to And random crashes - help solved Random crashes while gaming solved Pc random crashes.
No, create an account now. Flag Permalink This was helpful (1) Collapse - Answer Not to mention by mchainmchain / February 11, 2012 6:25 AM PST In reply to: How to Track Down Random Crashing in I don't think there is any specific program which triggers it because it has occurred when I was playing a game (Have the game on AND playing it), watching videos or Any advice?
After unchecking them and restarting the computer, I tested for freezing and the freezes did not go away. Proffitt Forum moderator / February 14, 2012 2:24 AM PST In reply to: XP and Hard Drives Sorry but after running afoul of this I can only agree if XP is And then after that you state 12-24 hours for better confidence. Mostly while playing though.
If a Pentium CPU overheats it will shut down to prevent damage. Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - XP and Hard Drives by durnell777 / February 14, 2012 1:15 AM PST In reply to: NOT YOUR SSD. Everything was stable. Also please exercise your best judgment when posting in the forums--revealing personal information such as your e-mail address, telephone number, and address is not recommended.
When it began playing up, I did the same thign again with no efect. It occurs the most when I am running an online game which I use to be able to run perfectly with any freezes. They may well be driver related. Change video cards.
Login now. If there's no joy with exchanging the 1Gb stick you might be happier with a cheapo graphics card instead. Other benefits of registering an account are subscribing to topics and forums, creating a blog, and having no ads shown anywhere on the site. However, this morning, I decided to try something with the 1GB stick in my PC.I have 3 RAM sticks, a 512mb, a 1GB and a 256mb stick.