lock up

  joeyded 10:14 26 Dec 2003

plz can anyone help.
about every 3 or 4 seconds my system seems to lock up just 4 a second or so,it happens while playin game or browsin the web or jusy messin,its as if the mouse sticks but im sure thats just fine

  Lozzy 10:17 26 Dec 2003

If it only happens when playing games or when web pages are loading pictures then try updating your graphic drivers..

  Diodorus Siculus 10:18 26 Dec 2003

Seems that there is something resource hungry running in the background - go to task manager and see what is there.

Getting into taskmanager will depend on your operating system - if 2k / xp, right click on the taskbar at the bottom of the screen and choose task manager.

See what programs are running there and especially under the processes tab.

  Derek 10:31 26 Dec 2003

If you require help, it will always assist if you let us all know what your PC is about.
Ie. Operating system, Type CPU, and other details.
Kind regards

  minter 10:31 26 Dec 2003

Have you checked for viruses.

If not go to click here and do a check

  joeyded 10:34 26 Dec 2003

hi all thanks 4 your response at the mo im on xp pro

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