pc freezes when reset!!!!!

  scholesboy 17:36 01 Sep 2005

can someone please help everytime i reset my pc it freezes on the welcome screen , i have a msi k7n2g motherboard with radeon 9600 pro atlantis graphics card, 768mb ddr ram, athlon 2600+ cpu,

  Gongoozler 20:38 01 Sep 2005

I'm not sure of the answer, but how are you resetting? First if you are pressing the front panel reset switch, it isn't quite the same as switching off and on again, some of the motherboard boot actions are bypassed so that could be the problem. Secondly if you press the reset switch while Windows is running you are likely to end up with fragmented files all over the place and could even corrupt your Windows installation.

  scholesboy 17:02 02 Sep 2005

i am reseting by clicking the reset prompt eg when windows changes a setting and needs to reset

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