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software to monitor what is causing computer to freeze

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I have a Dell Windows 7 computer and it totally freezes about once a week. It doesn't crash, it freezes, so there is no minidump file.
I have run all built in diagnostics and it didn't find any hardware problems.
I have the latest drivers installed
I am guessing the problem is from some software. Is there any software I can install to monitor what is causing the computer to freeze.
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