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computer freeze up

By guyster
Jun 3, 2007
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  1. im sorry to bother all you folks this is my first post so i guess that makes me new here so hello to all,but i am working on a friends compaq preserio 5000,everything is factory,but each time i put in a cd into the cd r/w as soon as the door closes the computer freezes,or if you start the computer with a cd in the drive it takes for ever to boot up and the will not work at all,thats if it does completely boot up,i am at my wits end here,please give me a little advise on this problem,ill be waiting,thank you all

    guyster
  2. Tedster

    Tedster Techspot old timer..... Posts: 10,074   +13

    1. please do not apologize when posting questions. unnecessary and annoying.
    2. check your drivers for the drive
    3. check your PSU
    4. check your CMOS battery
    5. run registry repair (CCleaner)
    6. replace drive.
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