Win 10 freezes after cca 10 min

  kitek 10:49 10 Mar 2018

Win 10 freezes after cca 10 min after start, mouse is active but i cant click on anything, ctrl+alt+del isnt working, only power off button works. This issue started yesterday. I havent installed any update or drive or software. I checked my memory using windows mem check, no fault, i also checked SSD disk, no fault. ANy advices?

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 16:20 10 Mar 2018

first try a restart

Start - Power - Restart (not shutdown)

does the problem reocuur after a restart?

if so then right click start - selloct Command prompt (admin) or Powershell (Admin)

type sfc /scannow press enter and let windows scan for and replace any missing or corrupt windows system files. on completion type exit.

see if the problem reoccurs after that.

  kitek 21:01 10 Mar 2018

Unfortunately only power button works. I already increased virtual memory, now im trying to do sfc/scannow but it usually freeze during this process :(

  rdave13 22:31 10 Mar 2018

Try running in safe mode,

When you get to the sign-in screen, hold the Shift key down while you select Power icon > Restart. After your PC restarts to the Choose an option screen, select Troubleshoot > Advanced options > Startup Settings > Restart. After your PC restarts, you'll see a list of options. Select 4 or F4 to start your PC in Safe Mode. Or if you'll need to use the Internet, select 5 or F5 for Safe Mode with Networking.

From here .

If it runs ok it might have been a driver problem. Reboot as sometimes just going to safe mode in Win 10 can fix driver issues.

What is Markdown?

Markdown lets you add more formatting to your post. Simply type in your post and it will display as written.

If you wish to add bold or italic characters, add a hyperlink to another website, a heading or a horizontal line, simply use the relevent icons above the text input field.

A preview of your post will appear in the grey box below. If you make a change and you're not happy, simply press the back arrow icon to undo.

Post a Reply

4500

Elsewhere on IDG sites

Microsoft Surface Book 2 15in review

Illustrator Amy Grimes on how setting up her own eco-brand led to success with clients too

MacBook Pro keyboard issues and other problems

Test : l’enceinte connectée HomePod d’Apple