low system resources /trouble please help

  charlton200 13:42 02 May 2004
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hi,
Over the last couple of days,my computer freezes up,either when i try to go on the internet or try to open outlook express or try to close down tha computer.
It says low system resources.which is not right as i have plenty.

i hope you can shed light on this problem for me.

cheers.

  powerless 13:46 02 May 2004

Sytstem specs?

Operating system?

Any eror messages except for system resources?

  charlton200 13:56 02 May 2004

WINDOW ME
256 MB RAM
120 HARD DRIVE

HAV'T WROTE MESSAGE DOWN BUT ITS LIKE LOW SYSTEM RESOURCE'S THERE IS NOT ENOUGH MEMORY ETC ETC PLUS A RED CROSS (SORRY I SHOULD HAVE WROTE IT DOWN)
SOMETHING LIKE THAT!

CHEERS

  powerless 14:06 02 May 2004

I get it.

You probably have to many applications running in the background consuming reosurces...

So use msconfig click here

Or press Ctrl - Alt - Del to close the apps down.

  charlton200 14:17 02 May 2004

THANKS
how do you know what the programs are for other then the obvious ones , if you press ctrl alt &del.

  powerless 14:23 02 May 2004

Some but there are thousands...

Look here, click here

  powerless 14:23 02 May 2004

Or use google.

  charlton200 14:38 02 May 2004

Thanks for your help Powerless.

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