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Computer will freeze 2 minutes after startup along with a multitude of other problems

By everyuno
Mar 7, 2012
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  1. MY Windows XP will freeze literally two minutes after startup, but only after a message from chrome pops up saying " your profile could not be opened correctly". The computer will then freeze and I cannot open or do anything; task manager cannot be accessed either. I can not system restore, and if I try to enter safe mode in any way a list of "multi(0)disk(0)rdisk(0)partition(1)\WINDOWS\system 32" items appear and the computer just stops there. A disk check is also run by the computer right before the actual startup screen, and stops at around stage 2 and stays at a certain percentage. I don't know what to do.
     
  2. Tmagic650

    Tmagic650 TS Ambassador Posts: 17,244   +234

  3. terry5880

    terry5880 TS Enthusiast Posts: 321

    hi i had this and found out for some reason maleware bytes was causing it as i uninstalled and problem went away .. thats if you have that installed .. also like t said most prob maleware or a virus u need to keep turning off and on till u can get on then do anti virus scan and maleware etc
     

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