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Old 01-26-2006, 04:37 PM   #1 (permalink)
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my computer crashes whenever i try to copy avi to dvd format and when i just ran a virus check the computer shut down when i came back, also i did a disc check and my hard drive was recently reformatted, within this month if i can remember! any idea why this is happening? cheers!
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how much ram do you have?
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What's your CPU? What program are you using to but the avi into dvd?
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is this the only app that makes your pc crash?
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i have a gig of ram, my comp is an amd 64 3700+, 2.4 ghz running windows xp pro! it has crashed when i used dvd santa winavi and one other can remember what it was, when it happened with win avi i ran "check now" then it worked after that, then i tried another one and it crashed after i downloaded and tried to use it!!????
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take out 1 stick of ram and then run it. if it does it again, try the other stick
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what could be wrong?? what would it mean if one of them was working?
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one stick could be bad
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my computer crashes whenever i try to copy avi to dvd format and when i just ran a virus check the computer shut down when i came back, also i did a disc check and my hard drive was recently reformatted, within this month if i can remember! any idea why this is happening? cheers!
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Old 01-31-2006, 12:57 PM   #10 (permalink)
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i ran virus check yesterday and it was clean apart from a few unwanted programmes, iam getting alot of "programe not responding" aswell? anything else anyone can suggest??
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