Vista crashing when switching between users

  Andanotherthing 19:12 25 Aug 2007
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Anyone else had Vista (Home Premium) falling over when switching between users? Three in the family have accounts or profiles on the same PC - sometimes it takes for ages to switch - other times it is fine - other times it crashes. Windows tries to find an online solution each time it crashes but comes up with no answer. Anyone got any ideas? Thanks

  Jimmy14 19:16 25 Aug 2007

What is the specifications of the computer in question?

  Andanotherthing 11:56 30 Aug 2007

Sorry for delay Jimmy 14.

It's the Medion 8822 (spec here)
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- to which I added another GB of DDR2 533 ram

Genuine Windows Vista™ Home Premium
Intel® Core™ 2 Duo processor E6400
NVIDIA® GeForce® 7650 GS graphics card
1024 MB DDR2 SDRAM
320 GB S-ATA hard drive
3-in-1 TV tuner, (DVB-T, DVB-S, analogue TV)
18x multiformat CD/DVD burner
16x DVD ROM drive
The digital home cinema experience with perfect surround sound*****
Wireless network access****
Integrated WLAN 54Mbit/s IEEE 802.11g 802.11b compatible****

  deannetharmon 16:27 21 May 2008

I am having the exact same problem. I even crash when trying to do a shutdown. Specifications are a bit different, HP Pavilion, Quad with 4GB memory with similar components. Spent 2 hours on the phone with HP technical support but no solution.

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