Vista freeze up after boot

Discussion in 'Windows Vista Help and Support' started by Spudley, Sep 16, 2008.

  1. Spudley

    Spudley New Member

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    Hi,I turn on my pc eventually get to desktop screen(has slowed considerably since start of problem last week).After a couple of minutes vista freezes,i can still use mouse pointer but my cpu dualcore usage meter freeze's and my hardrive seems to stop running aswell.I left computer on for a hour,gone back to it and its still frozen.
    Ive had computer nearly 18 months and its been great
    My computer:

    core2duo e6600 2.4ghz
    2gb ddr2 667mhz
    500gb hardrive
    Asus p5 650i

    Any suggestions,ideas would be much appreciated.
     
  2. kemical

    kemical Windows Forum Admin
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    Do you have a cleaning regime? Anti-virus/spyware and the like? If not try AVG and Adaware (can be found through google). Also this utility :

    Download CCleaner 2.11.636 - FileHippo.com

    is great for cleaning out old files and tidying up the registry.. :)
     

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