freezing computer

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  1. Tank Commander

    [SOLVED] Pc freezes for a few seconds randomly

    So recently my pc has been freezing randomly for a few seconds and then continues to work normaly I can move the mouse but everything else is frozen. My ssd is new and is >50% empty and i dont think it is from that I have changed the Power Supply, the ram and the video card with new ones but the...
  2. Hugelham

    Question My computer keeps freezing!

    Hello all. My computer keeps on randomly freezing and I have tried everything. I have a water cooled i9-10900k using the nzxt kraken 360. I just installed a asus tuf 3080ti with a 850wat power supply. My mother board is the msi z490 gaming plus, and I have two 16gb trident g.skill memory. The...
  3. A

    Question Computer freezes, Caps lock button has no action, having to hold power button to restart ?

    About a month ago my pc started freezing up. When it does I can't do anything. Nothing on the keyboard reacts, mouse, anything. It has done it while gaming, although not much. Most of the time its when idling or slight web browsing with power point or word open. It froze just after i put it in...
  4. Crocforce

    Question PC keeps freezing/deadlocking after about 5 minutes of inactivity

    Hi, So I've had this weird problem ever since I got my PC (Acer Predator p03-630) back in September, where if I leave my PC unattended ranging from a few minutes to a couple of hours, it just completely freezes / deadlocks on me, no BSOD or dump file created or nothing of that matter. The only...
  5. Vorthulus

    Question Custom built PC locking up and freezing

    My custom built PC ( Yes I built it myself and probably messed it up first time builder ) when booted up will slowly over a span between 8 - 10 min will lock up and not respond; can't wake it from sleep, screen still on try to interact / move mouse no response and the only thing that brings it...
  6. Nathan Tripodi

    Question PC Freezes randomly forever resulting in me needing to force shutdown

    My pc will randomly freeze whether I'm playing a heavy intense game that uses a lot of CPU % or just opening chrome and windows explorer. With using task manager I've have figured out that the freezing happens when the CPU gets to 98%. But sometimes the computer will freeze when opening chrome...
  7. B

    Question PC Randomly Freezes

    I recently had opened my pc up to clean out the dust out of the fans. I didn't really touch any circuitry or to stay clear of ESD. On reassembling it, the PC now will randomly freeze, doesn't really matter what I'm doing. I ran hardware tests: OCCT and Prime95 separately. The PC will...
  8. J

    Question NEED HELP, System is insanely laggy and unresponsive.

    I recently put on a new thermal paste on my CPU and GPU. All I did was take off my AIO block and the GPU block and replaced the thermal paste. Now when I boot my PC it is almost completely unresponsive and insanely laggy. I have already gone into the bios to check thermals and my CPU reads at a...
  9. B

    Question Random freezes

    Greetings, I'm having issues with laptop freezing at random times and it looks like I need some assistance. Windows 8.1 is the primary OS, no BSOD or crash, it just stops responding to any user input and only power switch restores it to working state. Even power switch sometimes doesn't...
  10. T

    [SOLVED] PC freezes after power outage. Don't know how to follow through!

    I had a power outage that lasted a split second and I can't figure out why my PC freezes after I log in. Occasionally, I'll get a BSOD with WHEA_UNCORRECTABLE_ERROR and CLOCK_WATCHDOG_TIMEOUT, but most of the time I'll get a cursor loading circle and it'll freeze on the Desktop right after...
  11. J

    [SOLVED] PC is freezing, RGB freezing and artifacting ?

    So to begin with this is my system GPU: MSI GeForce RTX 3070 GAMING Z TRIO 8GB LHR MOBO: MSI - MPG B550 GAMING EDGE WIFI CPU: AMD Ryzen 5 3600 RAM: Corsair Vengeance RGB Pro 16GB (2x8GB) COOLER: Corsair iCUE H100i ELITE CAPELLIX Liquid CPU Cooler, 240mm Radiator PSU: Corsair 750W SF750 High...
  12. X

    [SOLVED] Can resetting Windows affect hardware?

    Hi, About a week ago I reset windows because I wanted to clear out some files and to just start fresh with no programs or anything. I like to do this once every few years, and the times I've done it before (all times were with the same hardware), it worked completely fine. However this time...
  13. M

    Question Continuous problems with pc shut down

    Hi. Lately i have experienced many troubles with my pc, not only one specific problem, but multiple. The problems are the following: Recently my pc has blackscreened multiple times a day, usually when gaming, and the only thing i can do is to force a shutdown. Most of the times when this...
  14. T

    Question PC freezing entirely during games, but otherwise "stable" ?

    I'd made a previous post but I wanted to do a quick refresh with some updated information (hope that's okay) So I can leave the system running for days with no issues what so ever, no freezes nothing of the sort and it'd be fine. I can play low impact games like Crusader Kings II. I can still...
  15. elenamx

    [SOLVED] PC randomly freezing after installing AIO Cooler

    I've recently improved my PC setup with an AIO Cooler from Corsair (H100i RGB Platinum SE 240mm) and an extra HDD. After installing this, I've had issues with random display freeze and having to reboot the PC through the power button. During the freezes where I've had CPU and GPU monitoring...
  16. Zoratix

    Question PC freezing/crashing when loading Cold War ?

    My computer has been freezing sometimes when I load Cold War or when I get to the part where I pick my class in mp. It will work one day then the next it will freeze and won’t work. I have tried over 30 things including scanning and repairing, reinstalling shaders, trying to swap out graphics...
  17. E

    Question PC freezing randomly for second while gaming ?

    Hello guys i have this pc: ryzen 5 3600 with nzxt cooling rx 5700 xt b450m-k Ram 16 gb 3000mhz 600w psu some ssd and hdd I have this problem about some 3 months. While gaming it freeze randomly for second or two and then go normally but after whlie randomly freeze again. It happens many times...
  18. D

    Question PC Turns on but no display

    I've been having this problem for the past few days. I have my PC set to sleep after a specific hour every day at night. When I noticed this problem happening, my PC kept freezing and lagging even for minor things like opening a file or closing a program. It could take from 10-30 seconds frozen...
  19. C

    Question PC Freezing fully.

    So I have had this pc since mid 2019, I had finished the build July 18th 2019. Specs: (OLD) GPU:ASUS ROG Strix GeForce RTX 2070 Overclocked 8G CPU: Intel i79700k PSU: EVGA SuperNOVA 1000w 80+ Gold MOBO: MSI MPG Z390 Gaming Edge AC LGA1151 RAM: Corsair Vengeance LPX 32GB DDR4 3000 COOLER...
  20. P

    Question PC freezes but mouse still moves

    Hello For weeks now my PC will freeze but for some reason I can still move my mouse and close applications that are open. At this point I think it’s a hardware problem but I’m not sure. Some days I can leave the PC on all day and then it’ll freeze while other days it’ll freeze quickly after...
  21. Wasabak

    Question Secondary HDD under 100% load after my pc froze and the drive mysteriously dissapeared

    Hello there, I have a problem with my secondary HDD, it is under 100% load. It happened after my pc suddenly froze when I was just browsing internet. I had to do manual restart. But after I reached desktop, I found out that my secondary HDD is missing, even device manager didnt find it, so I...
  22. I

    Question Computer randomly freezes

    Hi, please could someone help me solve my issue of my computer randomly freezing or provide me with other things i can try. The computer just freezes on whatever i have up at the time of it happening & i have to hold the power button to turn the computer off & then turn it back on again. (no...
  23. f3rninator

    [SOLVED] PC Keeps Freezing After 20min of Gaming

    This has been a huge issue for quite some time now. Normally I'm able to find solutions within a couple days of googling everything, this is the first time I've ever come to a forum for help! Anytime I'm playing a high resource demanding game, I'm only able to game for about 20 minutes (give or...
  24. Gxzs

    Question Computer fully freezes after 10-15 Minutes of gameplay

    My pc freezes after playing some games for 10-15 minutes. This happens with all NFS Games, Bf1 and Bf5, CarX and Rainbow6. In addition, I can run Cs:Go without any problems. When it freezes the sound of e.g. music will still go on but I can't do anything as the screen is fully frozen, to get out...
  25. wubblebubble69

    [SOLVED] PC will never stop BSOD or hard freezing...NO MATTER WHAT

    Ok here is the summary of what I have going on. My PC will not stop BSOD or freezing. Getting Kernel Security Check Failure, Machine Check Exception, and lots and lots of Whea Uncorrectable Error. More often now I'm getting straight hard freezing(a lot). This normally happens when I'm on...
  26. Ledyba

    [SOLVED] PC Freezes While Gaming, Forcing Hard Shut-Down

    Recently, I got into PSO2 and during gameplay, my PC will freeze with looping audio (buzzing sound) and I am forced to hard shut-down my PC. I've encountered this before with Fallout 76 and assumed it was just the game. I've not encountered this issue with any other game I have played. I've...
  27. Ace52

    [SOLVED] Gigabyte Z170X Gaming 5 - B2 Error Code when trying to play games

    Every time I open a game it would load up just fine but as soon as I start playing, it would freeze and give me a blank screen. I can't alt tab or ctrl alt delete. The only way to turn it off is to either flip the switch or press the restart button which gives me a black screen and a code B2 on...
  28. BuffaloBob1

    Question Computer Freezing due to Static Shock

    My computer freezes every so often for about a second when a static shock from one of my cats, or me in a blanket, sends a shock through the desk. This is pause any video, videogame, or movie I'm trying to watch, and many programs will crash or permanently freeze, which is really getting on my...
  29. C

    Question Pc freezes randomly

    Hello, For the last two weeks I've encountered a problem (its increased in frequency today) with my pc freezing randomly while doing anything. The cursor stops moving and I notice that the caps lock key doesn't light up/turn off when i press it. The screen also becomes unresponsive, but the pc...
  30. L

    Question Computer freezing up. Some particularly odd symptoms.

    Before I describe my problem, know that I DID google it and look it up here and nothing included the weird signs that my computer in particular has. So, as of about a month ago, my computer started to periodically freeze. The display's state remains, but it's otherwise completely unresponsive...
  31. D

    Question PC Freezes 5 min into gaming session. Sound of Disconnection in the background

    Hello guys. 1,5 year ago i've build a PC which i use for gaming and some graphic design project at my home. My specs are: ASUS PRIME X470-PRO AMD Ryzen 5 2600 MSI GeForce RTX 2060 6GB Ventus XS OC Corsair RMx Series 750W 2018 G.SKILL F4-3600C18D-16GTZRX 16GB (2X8GB) DDR4 3600MHZ TRIDENT Z RGB...
  32. D

    Question PC freezing while gaming

    Hey guys, recently my computer has been freezing during gaming sessions. It's only just started happening but I suspect it's my motherboard that is the issue. It's a gigabyte X570 gaming X model so it's fairly cheap but was all I could afford at the time. The reason I suspect the motherboard is...
  33. Mango90

    [SOLVED] [FIXED] Desktop computer freezes when case is nudged slightly

    Hey there, sorry if this is the wrong forum/category Suddenly, my PC started to freeze with the slightest of nudges. I decided to post this here because today I bumped my foot on my desk and it was enough to make it freeze. I force a reboot and then it works fine again. I have 2 SSD for...
  34. L

    Question PC freezing while game keyboard and mouse stop working requires hardrest need help!?

    So I asked this question before and people told me it was a power supply issue so I got a new power supply and everything was working fine for about a day then it happened again this is my first time building a pc and its really be a unpleasant experience I cant seem to figure out the problem I...
  35. [SOLVED] PC Freezing during work and games for YEARS, cannot find anything wrong with the system?

    Hi guys, So I've had my PC for around 6 years, and ever since about year 2 it would randomly freeze whilst playing games or sometimes just when idling/browsing. Every time, whatever sound was playing at the time of freezing would buzz/clip/repeat SUPER LOUD (if there was no audio it would...
  36. E

    [SOLVED] Newly built Pc was freezing and now won't boot up

    Hi, I recently put together and built a computer. The components I chose are: Asrock B450M Steel Legend motherboard Ryzen 5 1600AF Radeon RX 580 4GB Sapphite Nitro + DDR5 2 x 8GB Ballistix Sport 3000MHz DDR4 RAM Corsair CV650 PSU Adata SU 630 240GB SSD I finished building it yesterday, it...
  37. WildRhino101

    [SOLVED] Help new build freezing

    Hello all, Haven't built a rig in a while but my son wanted a new gaming computer and saved his money so we ordered some parts up from new egg and threw it together. Everything seemed fine from the beginning but as he has been trying to play more graphics intensive games we've started having a...
  38. gil.famc

    [SOLVED] I am losing my mind at this unsolvable PC freezing issue (please help)

    In early March, this year, I purchased a new gaming PC. Along with the store, I chose my components and parts and they put it together for me. But the thing is, it keeps freezing whenever I play games (and sometimes when randomly using it). The type of freeze where everything stops, and a...
  39. David Acosta

    Question Does anyone knows why all my processes are at 0%?

    This is a problem that has constantly poping up since i got my new computer, thing is out of nowhere my pc decides to give up, videos stop dead on their tracks, i cant write anything, programs dont load, on the task manager all the processes appear to be at 0%, my only option is to restart, but...
  40. ShintaroK

    Question PC has been freezing up completely, I think It's a motherboard issue. [Please Help]

    Lately I have been running into an issue where my PC will freeze completely, the audio will hang & loop, and my PC will restart itself after a few seconds. I get no BSOD. I thought this was isolated to a game (valorant) but then it happened with an android emulator (bluestacks) but, then it...