Posted on 2006-07-20
I have a brand new computer, custom built by myself.
XP Home, sempton 3000+, 512MB Ram, 80GB, onboard sound, graphics and lan
Problem is it freezes for no aparant reason, by this I mean cursor locks up, control alt delte will not work, only option is to press the restart button.
I have tried a new motherboard (different brand) and it made no difference, have also tried different power supply which also made no difference.
Have tried turning off external and internal cache, and also lowering hardware acceleration for the graphics, defrag and check disc has also been done. None of this has worked.
Also ran a bootable ram test, this passed with no problems.
I have tried a repair install of XP several times and this also made no difference.
Have also tried several different mice and still no difference.
Any ideas greatly appreciated, at my wits end with this one.