computer freezes

  charlton200 16:51 13 Mar 2009
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Hi,
About every 15 minutes my computer or IE freezes.
It works OK for 15 minutes then the pages freeze for about 2 minutes than unfreeze and when you click the IE button again the button freezes in. Then you have to reboot. When it loads again you get about 15 min than get the same problem.
I have installed no programs or done anything. I can not restore it as system restore doesn't work.
I have run the spy-ware programs.

Anything else you would suggest please.

  User-1229748 16:52 13 Mar 2009

try running internet explorer with no add ons.

  charlton200 19:03 13 Mar 2009

how do I do that?

Thanks

  User-1229748 19:10 13 Mar 2009

start-all programs-accessories-system tools and click on internet explorer(no addons)if this stops the freezing you will have to re-enable your add ons 1 by 1 to see which is causing the problem

  rdave13 19:12 13 Mar 2009

If the PC freezes then it could be a ram module going bad. Try memtest; click here

If only IE7 freezing then use task manager to end task.

  charlton200 20:05 13 Mar 2009

When it freezes even task manager stops working.

  User-1229748 20:11 13 Mar 2009

it may be worth trying system restore in safe mode (keep tapping f8 on start up) if that doesn't fix it you could run malwarebytes and superantispyware in safe mode.also ccleaner will clean up if you havn't done that for a while.all 3 can be downloaded fromclick here

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