Vista works here,freezes there.!!!!!!!

Discussion in 'Windows Vista Help and Support' started by Underground, Jan 19, 2008.

  1. Underground

    Underground New Member

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    64,000.00 dollar question.
    I built a vista home system for a friend. It freezes up in media player,on the internet,or just whenever it feels like it at his house but will run all day long when i bring it back home,no matter what i do with it.
    :confused:I've noticed 2 things about his house.
    He trips breakers now and then with the whole second floor going out. He also has a cb with antenna on roof over top of this room. Also i loaned him a pc with xp pro on it and he has no problems with it.
    Both computers have 1 gig ram
    xp is a 160 gig ide drive
    vista is a 160 gig sata 300 drive
    they have identical dvd burners
     
  2. kjanx

    kjanx Guest

    i hope he has a fire extinguisher.

    get a line checker at the walmart or hardware place that just plugs into the wall socket.
    were you plugging into a surge protector or what??
     
  3. Underground

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    He has a surge suppressor now and has moved the computer. I'll take the vista one back tomorrow and see what happens. He said landlord is supposed to check out main panel soon.
     

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