Computer freezed!

By Ryanxxl
Dec 25, 2006
  1. Hi everyone. I'm in a great trouble! Each time i run an application software which uses quite a large amount of resources, like window media player, divx or antivirus software while it is scanning, my computer get freeze after 1 or 2 hour and sometime less!!

    I have win98 Se, 128mb ram

    Please, can someone help me!!!!
  2. fastco

    fastco TS Booster Posts: 1,122

    I would recommend more ram and upgrading to Windows XP. You could try to do a disk cleanup and defrag, optimize your startup programs and prevent what you don't need from starting with Windows.
  3. N3051M

    N3051M TS Evangelist Posts: 2,115

    if not the ram, the system needs a good overhaul. That or a new system. FYI, windows 98 is no longer supported by MS.... not that it will stop you! Just suggestions :)

    You can see if you have any malware hiding there, by visiting the Security and Web forum and reading the notice post there first.

    Turn off any other programs in the background.

    Defrag and a good cleanup as mentioned above will help
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