Freezes after standby!?

October 20, 2009 at 12:13:29
Specs: Windows Vista

Hi,
I keep having problems with my computer after it goes on standby or when the screen-saver appears after 10/15mins.

The computer just freezes and becomes completely frozen. I can't even launch the task manager or even shut-down the computer, I literally have to turn it off via' the base or pull the plug in some circumstances!

I know this could damage my hard-drive, so I really need to get this problem sorted and I'm clueless. :( Tried everything.

De-bugging, downloading service packs, but the problem still persists. Any advice or help would be fantastic, it really would!

Thank you,
~Danny


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#1
October 20, 2009 at 15:48:09

desktops were not meant for using the standby options from what I know. Laptops were used for that to save battery power.

You should do a bunch of malware checks and clean up your PC.

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#2
November 6, 2009 at 13:54:07

Ok I've tried doing quite a few of these scans from different softwares, the first time I scanned it said I had "1 infected", got rid of that, every scan afterwards didn't detect anything.

Full scans and quick scans were performed.

But... The problem still persists. :(
Is there any other advice for this problem?

Thanks,
~Danny


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November 6, 2009 at 15:14:30


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