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Discussion is locked Flag Permalink You are posting a reply to: XP SP3 freezes after boot on desktop The posting of advertisements, profanity, or personal attacks is prohibited. thats why i dont use webshit glad you fixed it as this rules out a hardware issue ... If necessary disable all start-up items except for the AV, and restart the computer normally.
Already have an account? Avast is making it difficult to obtain their free software. Jun 9, 2012 at 8:49 PM #7 johnspack Joined: Oct 6, 2007 Messages: 4,931 (1.45/day) Thanks Received: 1,083 Location: Nelson B.C. Windows Xp Stuck On Windows Is Starting Up Screen As a guest, you can browse and view the various discussions in the forums, but can not create a new topic or reply to an existing one unless you are logged
Jun 9, 2012 at 8:16 PM #1 dieselcat18 Joined: Aug 7, 2008 Messages: 481 (0.16/day) Thanks Received: 95 Location: Deerfield Beach, FL System Specs System Name: My 1st System Build (Up-Grade Windows Xp Hangs On Startup After The Windows Logo Shows dieselcat18 said: ↑ I may do the same....... *+Click to expand... Still hung up at the loading screen. http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/windows-xp-freezing-on-desktop-after-start-up.130596/ Again I greatly appreciate everyones input to help me resolve this pain in the A** problem...Click to expand...
I've been troubleshooting for days to fix the problem, and have had little to no success in resolving the issue.Here's what happens (nearly every time I boot up): Everything boots up Windows Xp Won't Boot Into Safe Mode A common reason for Windows to freeze up or reboot automatically during the Windows startup process is because one or more important Windows files are damaged or missing. solved Help! but its free you need to post full specs first with gpuz and hw monitor ..
If you can get it started up, run Check Disk. http://www.tomshardware.com/answers/id-1687622/boots-desktop-hangs.html If the cable that connects the hard drive to the motherboard is damaged or not working then you could see all kinds of issues while Windows is loading - including freezing, Windows Xp Stuck On Loading Screen no problems with it and it uses low amounts of RAM compared to bloated mcafee or norton or avg!Click to expand... Windows Xp Stuck On Welcome Screen Jun 10, 2012 at 12:23 AM #17 Widjaja Joined: Jun 12, 2007 Messages: 4,819 (1.37/day) Thanks Received: 640 Location: Wangas, New Zealand System Specs System Name: Darth Obsidious Processor: Intel i5
I believe the culprit was the Avast program update. weblink I bought a new hard drive and cloned the old one hoping the old hard drive was the issue. Test the power supply. Interestingly, even if the restore says it was NOT successful to an earlier time and unchanged, the machine then works normally (until the next reboot). Windows Xp Freezes On Startup
While it might not be common for your computer to get all the way to the Windows startup process with a damaged power supply, it does happen and is worth a Back to top #8 hamluis hamluis Moderator Moderator 51,716 posts ONLINE Gender:Male Location:Killeen, TX Local time:05:11 PM Posted 30 September 2013 - 07:21 AM Also, clean windows registry and cache Please refer to our CNET Forums policies for details. http://tcdownload.org/windows-xp/window-xp-sp2-will-not-load.html Even a neglected registry will seldom contain more than two or three thousand redundant entries.
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This type of installation will completely erase the drive and install Windows again from scratch.Important: In Step 2, I advised that you try to solve Windows-caused startup issues by repairing Windows. Joshrules001 September 1, 2010 at 1:06 pm Their could be a bad program at startup that crashes every time it starts or you could have a virus Techreg07 September 1, 2010 Angel August 31, 2010 at 10:58 am It seems like a driver related problem. Windows Xp Freezes At Desktop After Booting Up All Rights Reserved.
Thanks SpyCatcher. I would suggest running hardware scans, since we can't exactly get into your machine. I checked it later that evening and found the Avast update to be still running and decided to cancel it but had a hard time doing so. his comment is here I also noticed that the computer was running hot just before it started to freeze.