Win 10 freezes after startup

  GuyMor 13:08 16 Sep 2017

Hello, WIN10 freezes after startup (don't matter what action you take). In safe mode everything works fine. It's a relatively new comp (1 yrs) and has SSD (win) and an extra HD.

Any ideas?

  Forum Editor 15:15 16 Sep 2017

Moved to the Windows Help forum from Tech Helproom.

  rdave13 23:30 16 Sep 2017

Run sfc in safe mode. Check if errors found and repaired. Reboot, and leave for ten mins or so. Try to login and if successful leave again for ten mins or so. Might be a stuck update or driver issue. Check task manager as to what processes are running.

  GuyMor 07:54 17 Sep 2017

Hi, Thanks for the reply Tried that just now - no error could be found :(

  Menzie 02:17 18 Sep 2017

What kind of peripherals do you have connected?

Are you getting any errors or just complete lock-ups?

It sounds like a driver issue due to a potentially failing component. It is just isolating what that component is. Whatever it is doesn't appear to start in safe mode which unfortunately doesn't narrow it down much.

  GuyMor 07:39 18 Sep 2017

Just a complete freeze. If it helps, the first thing to freeze is the screen. I will then have 1-2 seconds of mouse movements and then everything locks up. For some reason, it seems to not happen now. (Haven't changed anything). Not running safe mode and the problem isn't there. It was here yesterday so I assume it will be back soon.

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