windows xp home crashing

  mobileman1953 18:51 27 Oct 2006

hi all i run windows xp home sp2 on a self build computer which runs fine most of the time , but randomly crashes, i do not know why i have unticked automatic restart to try and get a blue screen with an error number but it still auto restarts, there is no errors in event viewer after crash any ideas what could cause this to happen any advice welcome

  Pineman100 18:59 27 Oct 2006

Are you able to pinpoint the moment when this started? If so, maybe you could restore the system back to before that point.

Or has it happened ever since you first fired up your self-build?

  andrew-196854 19:01 27 Oct 2006

if you can give the error number might be me able to help out is it a stop error

  mobileman1953 19:06 27 Oct 2006

has not always been a problem started about 4 months ago do not have restore points before problem as for error message as i said in original post i do not get one as computer auto restarts , thanks for your replys any more ideas appriacated

  acesupport 19:42 27 Oct 2006

sounds like a hardware problem to me. try and run a memory check program there are some freely available, try click here

let me know how you get on

click here

  mobileman1953 12:49 28 Oct 2006

computer just crashed again error message

STOP: 0x00000006 (0x00000000, 0x00000000, 0x00000000, 0x00000000)

physical memory dump complete, any ideas anyone

  bretsky 13:28 28 Oct 2006

Maybe click here

bretsky ;0)

  mobileman1953 16:21 28 Oct 2006

as far as i can see this fix only
• Microsoft Windows 2000 Advanced Server
• Microsoft Windows 2000 Server
• Microsoft Windows 2000 Professional Edition

not windows xp but correct me if i am wrong

  bretsky 16:28 28 Oct 2006

Just a hunch matey

bretsky ;0)

  mobileman1953 16:30 28 Oct 2006

thanks bretsky

  mobileman1953 10:01 02 Nov 2006

found answer from another help site was zonealarm causing the problem but thanks to you who tried to help

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