I reinstalled the OS and the Plus! when i try to open a window and the mouse stills shows the pc is busy or if i try to play a dvd it just locks up. I have to hit the reset button to start back up. there is everest log to show whats in the pc, hijackthis won't run says its missing a dll file Any ideas would be GREATLY appreciated! Thanks Bipolar :hotbounce EDIT: Deleted the other thread for you, realblackstuff.