Lap top and Desk top Freezes why?

  night 11:07 04 Feb 2011

Why is it that my Lap top and my friends computer sometimes freezes Alt, Ctrl, and Delete sometimes works but not always is there a better way of solving this problem.and what is the cause?

  rawprawn 11:26 04 Feb 2011

Could be many different reasons, but have a read through this and see if it helps.
click here

  rawprawn 11:28 04 Feb 2011

Sorry forgot to say follow on to the link at the bottom which is click here

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 16:13 04 Feb 2011

FReeezing PC

1. Overheat due to faulty / blocked fans

2. PSU voltages

3. Household power surges fridge etc switching on/off

4. faulty memory stick try memtest click here

5. virus or spyware scan for both especially if shutting down with in a few minutes of switch on or internet use

6. driver conflicts especially grahics cards get the latest drivers for your equipment

  night 18:07 04 Feb 2011

Many thanks to rawpawn and Fruit Bat problems are solved thanks to you both,

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