Windows 8 freeze

By pathavyb
Dec 15, 2013
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  1. Hi I have windows 8.1 and it keep freezing. The whole screen freezes except my game. I have to wait 2-5 minutes for it to unfreeze.

    I have a Asus CG8270
    NVIDIA GeForce GTX 660
    32 gb ram
    intel core i7-3770
  2. Tmagic650

    Tmagic650 TS Ambassador Posts: 20,451   +135

    This may be caused by a failing power supply
  3. pathavyb

    pathavyb Newcomer, in training Topic Starter

    If that was the case, wouldnt my game freeze too?
  4. Tmagic650

    Tmagic650 TS Ambassador Posts: 20,451   +135

    Any antivirus program installed?
  5. pathavyb

    pathavyb Newcomer, in training Topic Starter

    I just have windows defender installed
  6. Tmagic650

    Tmagic650 TS Ambassador Posts: 20,451   +135

    Strange... games usually freeze when the rest of the programs don't
  7. pathavyb

    pathavyb Newcomer, in training Topic Starter

    I often have this error in my event viewer after it freezes
    Event 10016, DistributedCOM
    Could this be the problem?
  8. Tmagic650

    Tmagic650 TS Ambassador Posts: 20,451   +135



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