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My computer requires ctrl-alt-del and password after 30 min of inactivity

Q: My computer requires ctrl-alt-del and password after 30 min of inactivity

How can I extend the time before lock? Or better yet, remove this?

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A: My computer requires ctrl-alt-del and password after 30 min of inactivity

Hi scogo, Welcome to TSG !!
What Operating System are you running ??
I assume the screensaver is coming on and needs a password to get back to desktop !!
Right click on the desktop, Properties, ScreenSaver.
Un check the box that says "Password Protected". Apply , then OK

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/my-computer-requires-ctrl-alt-del-and-password-after-30-min-of-inactivity.338290/
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My display is set to go to standby (turn off) after 10mins of inactivity. I was able to turn it back on and resume working only by moving my mouse or pressing anything on the keyboard.

Recently though I can only get it back to life by pressing ctrl+alt+del. My settings have not changed, and the settings are not set to lock the account upon resume, but this problem still occurs.

It's a desktop computer running Win7 x64 Professional, graphics card is Ati Radeon 4890.

A:Display turns on after inactivity only on ctrl+alt+del

Right click desktop>Select Personalize>Select Screensaver>Select Advance Power Options>Select the amount of time for it to remain idle before turning off the display, or as I do, and select Never.

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hi, i recently put in a wireless adapter for my router on another computer, and after i put it in and turned the computer back on, it suddenly shows that username and password screen, when it never did that before...
like it says press control alt delete and then i have to type in username and password, but I never had to do that before..
this is on windows xp home edition, and i just had to click my name icon to start up windows before, and I don't know why it asks me for my username and password now..
can someone help me?

thanks..
 

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A:how can I stop putting in password due to inactivity?

Here's how:http://www.computerhope.com/issues/... 1. From Desktop, Click on "Start" >> "Run". 2. Then Copy & Paste > control userpasswords2 and press Enter. 3. Uncheck the box for "Users must enter a user name and password to use this computer." 4. Click "Apply" and "Ok". message edited by Johnw

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until recently, this is what happened.....if i did not use my computer for 15 minutes it would go back to the screen which required my password before it would allow me to continue working.....the screensaver which was a blank screen would also kick in....i am the only user of this computer.....

i changed my monitor recently and everything was fine until a few days ago.....i noticed that whilst my computer had gone back to the screen requiring my password before allowing me back in, the screensaver had not kicked in which would give me a black screen......now it seems that on occasion the computer doesnt even go back to the password screen after a period of inactivity.....as far as i can see having checked the tutorials o this site, all the required settings are in place.....can anybody help please?.....

A:Inactivity requiring password and screensaver not working

Hello Wooster, and welcome to Seven Forums.

You might see if toggling the screen saver off and on may have it work properly again. Double check to make sure that you have the Blank screen saver selected, and that you have the On resume, display logon screen box checked.

Screen Saver Password Protection -Enable or Disable

In addition, check Option Two below to see if you have Require a password selected. It's the same in Windows 7 as well.

Password Protection on Wakeup - Enable or Disable in Windows 8

Hope this helps for now,
Shawn

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A:My laptop requires a password

Hi: Enter this unlock passcode... 78791190

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That problem is by no means unique to Outlook 2010, it happens also on Outlook 2007 and on the version before that, and neither is it unique to Windows 7.

Try putting your POP3 server name and password into the "Credential Manager" in Control Panel. For good measure I entered my email credentials twice -- in "Windows Credentials" and in "Generic Credentials". I hardly see that pesky password prompt since doing that.
 

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Now everytime I wake it up, it says my PC is locked and I have to enter my password to log in.

I gone into power management it says "Yes" to require password when login, however I will not let me change it.

The only thing that has changed is I upgraded my Home Premium copy to a professional copy.

A:PC requires password when waken from sleep

Type netplwiz into start/search and hit Enter. There you uncheck the little box, click Apply and provide your password (twice). Then OK > OK. Now it will log in automatically and should also work for sleep.

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A:Network Switch requires password

The NAS still may require a password of some sort to keep unwanted people out of it. What model of NAS do you have?
 

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A:Malware requires password for startup

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Please help. It's really fustrating. The only way around it is to manually add network. There must be something I'm doing something wrong. Thanks in advance for your help.

A:Wireless using WEP requires Username/Password- WHY?

  
Quote: Originally Posted by dsharky


Hi all,

Long time XP user and I just starting using Windows 7 beta. I really like it so far. Except there's a few things I can't figure out.

I'm trying to connect to my own Wifi Network and it has WEP encryption (I know I should use WPA but for now, let's say i'm stuck with WEP), Windows 7 keeps prompting me for a user name, password after I already entire my WEP key. WHY??? XP never asked me for that. I tried the admin password for my router, didn't work. What is with this new "User name, password" requirement?

Please help. It's really fustrating. The only way around it is to manually add network. There must be something I'm doing something wrong. Thanks in advance for your help.


dsharky; Welcome to Windows Seven Forums! Nice to meet you! And yes, I have known a few days of that kind of frustration also.

My first guess would be you have "Password Protected Sharing" turned on. Look at this screenshot of the "Advanced Sharing Settings" and compare with yours?




Post back if this doesn't solve your password issue?

Robert
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A:Laptop suddenly requires password for log in

Is it possible someone who was accessing the computer this past weekend decided to put one on? It could be a virus that has instantiated a password. At this point, you have two options. One, you can use a DOS Boot CD and command line options to erase or reset the password. Two, you can do a repair install. I would go for the latter as that at least better guarantees that the virus will be gone, if one is on there.

Repair Install

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A:my user name all of a sudden requires a password

You need to enable the hidden Administrator account so you can login to it in Safe Mode then fix the password problem on your main account.

Read here: Built-in Administrator - Enable from WinRE

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A:I Need Help Opening a Document that requires password

there are a few password recovery apps out there that you can use, but most of them (if not all) you have to pay for. Some of them have demo's you can d/l and try for free that might help your immediate problem. do a search in google on password recovery and try a few out; I can't access them myself to give you a link as they're classed as 'hacker' sites and blocked by my work's firewall
 

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A:Server requires user name and password

Hello Lilliam, welcome to Windows Seven Forums.

I think you need to turn on Internet Information Services and Internet Information Services Hostable Web Core if you want to set your computer up as a web server.

Navigate to Start>Control Panel>Programs>Turn Windows Features On or Off and select them from there.

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A:PC Sleeps then it goes 2 lockscreen and requires password?

Man, if I can't get an answer to this in a Windows 8 forum then where? I can't imagine the solution is that hard, once you hear it one time. 58 have viewed and not one know the simple answer? ":-\

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A:Solved: xp share requires password

oh well..

I re-enabled "simple file sharing" this solved the problem.

However.. it still does not explain why one of my computers was able to perform the same operation with simple file sharing disabled, even though the everyone group was added. (worked on one computer but not the other). and yes i double checked accounts and passwords.

It worked on one but not another. weird.

If you come across this post and you DO want to share with a password. just create another account on your machine, with a password, add the new account, create the share, add the user (to your share) in your folder share permisssions (click the add button and type in the name (it WILL find it), and finally have your user map to the folder with the "map network drive feature" (right click "my computer" > map network drive) > (pick any letter not already used) on the other machine and give them the user name and password of you new limited account and it will work. make sure they check the reconnect at login box, then they wont have to login every time.

Anyways... It works now.
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/solved-xp-share-requires-password.802484/
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Windows XP Pro SP3
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/file-sharing-requires-password.940386/
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cdever

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Hi

This just started Monday morning. The night before everything was working properly. And at 9am Monday morning, I could no longer access hotmail, work Email via remote desktop, and most forums that require a login. It just hangs at "connecting," and then times out. Normal websites work fine. This was on my desktop.

I've got Norton and have uninstalled and reinstalled. I've tried to do a system restore and it won't let me do it. I've changed routers and also connected up to a laptop and it's the same with both.

I've contacted the service provider who have tried to change a few of my WAN settings with no luck. Can you help?

The only thing that I did do the night before was to update my Java to version 6 update 18.

A:I cannot access any website that requires a password

Have you got all of the Windows Updates installed if not please do this now.
Then check your problem again if this doesn't solve it come back here.
Thanks

http://www.techsupportforum.com/forums/f56/i-cannot-access-any-website-that-requires-a-password-456142.html
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https://forums.techguy.org/threads/windows-security-box-requires-user-name-and-password.882774/
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A:Windows 10 requires password on wakeup - Iconia W5...

Do you have a screen saver enabled? They will often be set to require a password also, superseding the power settings.

http://community.acer.com/t5/Windows-10/Windows-10-requires-password-on-wakeup-Iconia-W510/td-p/385579/jump-to/first-unread-message
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Good afternoon,
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Erica

A:Windows 10 no longer requires password at startup

Hello Erica, and welcome to Ten Forums.

Since this has just recently happened, you may be able to do a system restore using a restore point dated before it happened to hopefully quickly undo and fix this.

System Restore Windows 10

http://www.tenforums.com/general-discussion/41153-windows-10-no-longer-requires-password-startup.html
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What password and user name does it want?

My router log-in doesn't work. My TeamViewer log-in doesn't work. I'm lost.
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/master11-teamviewer-com-requires-a-username-and-password.930455/
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Good afternoon,
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Many many thanks,
Erica

A:Windows 10 no longer requires password at startup

Hello Erica, and welcome to Ten Forums.

Since this has just recently happened, you may be able to do a system restore using a restore point dated before it happened to hopefully quickly undo and fix this.

System Restore Windows 10

http://www.tenforums.com/user-accounts-family-safety/41153-windows-10-no-longer-requires-password-startup.html
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Does anyone know where this problem could be occuring?

Any help would be greatly appreciated.
 

A:Solved: USB Drive requires admin password?

Might want to talk to the admin of your network to help you out with that.
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/solved-usb-drive-requires-admin-password.547777/
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A:UAC in domain requires username and password each time

I have not dealt with this, but,,, you may need to add yourself as an Admin to the local PC.

Since I have not done this in 7, maybe someone else can provide the way of doing it when joined to the domain.

However, are you a Domain User or Domain Admin?

Brink?

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Sir
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In Notepad, Ctrl+Z( undo) works but Ctrl+Y(redo) does not. Neither does Ctrl+backspace(to delete the preceding word) but Ctrl+Delete(to delete the following word) works perfectly.

I don't know why some shortcut keys work and some don't. Please tell me how to make all these shortcut keys work in Google search box as well as in Notepad.

Yours sincerely
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A:Ctrl+z, Ctrl+y, ctrl+delete and ctrl+backspace do not work

http://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/...hortcuts/0110d32d-66c0-4ce7-8682-eeb896e80c3f
 

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A:8 requires Windows Live password to start, change that?

Hello Sine, and welcome to Eight Forums.

The tutorial below can help show you how to set Windows 8 to sign in to your user account automatically at startup.

Log On User Account Automatically at Windows 8 Startup

Hope this helps,
Shawn

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A:Cannot access any application/game/website that requires UserName/Password

Any ideas on this? I have been trying things all day. I'm currently running an Avast! virus scan, and another SpyBot scan.

My laptop is my work and play when I'm on the road, I'm at the end of my rope here. I need it back.
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/cannot-access-any-application-game-website-that-requires-username-password.751707/
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Title says it all. Vista prompts for username/password to access a shared folder on an XP machine on my network. What do I have to do to fix this now? UPnP service and SSDP service is set to auto on the XP box. The folder is shared publicly on the network, not just local. Vista seems to think that it needs authentication to access the file. How could I disable this. Oh, and password protection is already disabled.

A:Vista requires password to access shared folder on XP machine.

Originally Posted by btzmacin


Title says it all. Vista prompts for username/password to access a shared folder on an XP machine on my network. What do I have to do to fix this now? UPnP service and SSDP service is set to auto on the XP box. The folder is shared publicly on the network, not just local. Vista seems to think that it needs authentication to access the file. How could I disable this. Oh, and password protection is already disabled.



you have just answered your own question, you have shared the files publicly, which means that vista is reading the files as public files and deem them a security threat. Changing your connection to a private network on the vista rig should fix the problem.

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A:Cannot access any application/game/website that requires UserName/Password

Hello, bpt15205
Welcome to TSF

My name is Billy O'Neal and I will be helping you. (Billy or Bill is fine, if you like.)
Please give me some time to look over your computer's log(s).
Please take note of the following:In the meantime, please refrain from making any changes to your computer.
Also, even if things appear to be running better, there is no guarantee that everything is finished. Please continue to check this forum post in order to ensure we get your system completely clean. We do not want to clean you part-way up, only to have the system re-infect itself. :)
If you do not understand any step(s) provided, please do not hesitate to ask before continuing. I would much rather clarify instructions or explain them differently than have something important broken.
Finally, please reply using the button in the lower left hand corner of your screen.
Old topics are closed after 3 days with no reply, and working topics are closed after 5 days. If for any reason you cannot complete instructions within that time, that's fine, just put a post here so that I know you're still here. We get a lot of people who simply leave, and if there is no contact for that amount of time I will have to assume you have "vanished" .

We need to create an OTViewIt ReportPlease download OTViewIt by OldTimer.
Save it to your desktop.
Double click on the icon on your desktop.
Click the "Scan All Users" checkbox.
Push the button.
Two reports will open, copy and paste them in a reply here:OTViewIt.txt <-- Will be opened
Extra.txt <-- Will be minimized


We need to scan for rootkits with GMERPlease download gmer.zip and save to your desktop.alternate download site 1
alternate download site 2

Unzip/extract the file to its own folder. (Click here for information on how to do this if not sure. Win 2000 users click here.)
When you have done this, disconnect from the Internet and close all running programs.
Note: There is a small chance this application may crash your computer so save any work you have open.
Double-click on Gmer.exe to start the program.
Allow the gmer.sys driver to load if asked.
If it gives you a warning at program start about rootkit activity and asks if you want to run a scan...click NO.
Click on "Settings", then check the first five settings:System Protection and Tracing
Processes
Save created processes to the log
Drivers
Save loaded drivers to the log

You will be prompted to restart your computer. Please do so.
Run Gmer again and click on the Rootkit tab.
Look at the right hand side (under Files) and uncheck all drives with the exception of your C drive.
Make sure all other boxes on the right of the screen are checked, EXCEPT for "Show All".
Important! Please do not select the "Show all" checkbox during the scan.
Click on the "Scan" and wait for the scan to finish.Note: Before scanning, make sure all other running programs are closed and no other actions like a scheduled antivirus scan will occur while this scan completes. Also do not use your computer during the scan.

When completed, click on the Copy button and right-click on your Desktop, choose "New" > Text document. Once the file is created, open it and right-click again and choose Paste or Ctrl+V. Save the file as gmer.txt and copy the information in your next reply.
Note: If you have any problems, try running GMER in Safe Mode

In your next reply, please include the following:OTViewIt.txt
Extra.txt
GMER's Log


Billy3

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A:Squid proxy-caching web server requires a username and password.

Sounds like you have installed something that requires this proxy server.

Let's have some real information about the environment.
Please supply the following info, exact make and models of the equipment please.

Name of your ISP (Internet Service Provider).
Make and exact model of the broadband modem.
Make and exact model and hardware version of the router (if a separate unit).
Model numbers can usually be obtained from the label on the device.
Connection type, wired or wireless.
If wireless, encryption used, (none, WEP, WPA, or WPA2)
Version and patch level of Windows on all affected machines, i.e. XP-Home (or XP-Pro), SP1-SP2, Vista, etc.
The Internet Browser in use, IE, Firefox, Opera, etc.


Please give an exact description of your problem symptoms, including the exact text of any error messages.


If you're using a wireless connection, have you tried a direct connection with a cable to see if that changes the symptoms?
For wireless issues, have you disabled all encryption on the router to see if you can connect that way?
Have you connected directly to the broadband modem to see if this is a router or modem/ISP issue?
If there are other computers on the same network, are they experiencing the same issue, or do they function normally?


On any affected computer, I'd also like to see this:

Hold the Windows key and press R, then type CMD (COMMAND for W98/WME) to open a command prompt:

Type the following commands:

PING 206.190.60.37

PING yahoo.com

NBTSTAT -n

IPCONFIG /ALL

Right click in the command window and choose Select All, then hit Enter.
Paste the results in a message here.

If you are on a machine with no network connection, use a floppy, USB disk, or a CD-RW disk to transfer a text file with the information to allow pasting it here.
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/squid-proxy-caching-web-server-requires-a-username-and-password.751233/
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A:Computer Restarts After Inactivity

Have you cleaned it or had it cleaned lately? If not the build up of heat could cause a shut down. Cleaning the Interior of your PC

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My profile:
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A:computer stops responding after 15min of inactivity - can't find cause

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Quote: Originally Posted by hoptoit


Hi.
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A:Computer Randomlly Freezes and requires restart

Instructions here still apply:
http://forums.techguy.org/security/371117-system-little-slower-than-normal.html
 

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Occasionally, when I must manually reboot, the cursor hangs in the upper left corner and the computer is totally unresponsive to any command including manual shut down. However, if I close and open the lid, windows start up is initiated.

Any suggestions appreciated.

Thanks,

John
 

A:computer freezes and requires hard boot

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A:computer freezing and requires a manual shutdown

(My cpu fan went bad and i just had that replaced)

did you replace it yourself or did you take it somewhere?
first thing i'm thinking of is maybe the heatsink is not set right on cpu. can you tell us what your temps are?

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A:Every day my computer requires ipconfig /release, renew

Hi zocheyado,

Since the same issue occurs with the 'wired and wireless connection', it could be a 'corrupt firewall'. Please share the 'firewall' installed in the system. You may try to 'disable' the 'anti-virus / firewall' and see if that works.

Also check the performance of the internet in 'Safe Mode with Networking'.

In the mean while, you may also try to 'Reset IP' and 'Reset Winsock Catalogue'. You may find the following steps useful:
1. Click How to reset Internet Protocol (TCP/IP) to run the 'Microsoft Fixit' and 'Reset Internet Protocol'
2. If the issue persists, also try type the following command in an 'Elevated Command Prompt' window: 'netsh winsock reset catalog' (without quotations)

For an 'Elevated Command Prompt' check this link: Elevated Command Prompt

Hope this helps. Do reply if you have any further questions; would be glad to assist.

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If it has a letter, run a chkdsk /f on it.

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A:Computer freezing randomly - requires reboot

This might or might not help but is worth trying.
In administrator command prompt run sfc /scannow.

Then run Dism /Online /Cleanup-Image /RestoreHealth

in administrator command prompt & reboot & run sfc again.

Post back with results.

Both commands take a while to finish.
Up to an hour.

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A:This requires an expert!! Computer being used to Launch attacks!!

Any reason why this machine is still plain vanilla XP & not SP1/2 enabled?

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Here lately my Windows XP system has been freezing randomly aup to five times a day. It requires a manual reboot with me holding the power button in for 5 seconds.

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A:Computer Freeze Requires Manual Reboot

Hi .Error messages in Event Viewer...that are relevant?How To Use Event Viewer - http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/40108/how-to-use-event-viewer/ Louis

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A:CTRL-A disabled, CTRL Key Works, A Key Works, Other CTRL-combos work

Hello Dave mate have you run either of these

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A:Screen and Computer Freezes Requires Hard Restart

Check your temp readings in Bios. Also clean your tower out with a can of compressed air. Also Check your Hard drive to see if it is failing.

Downloading UBCD which is in my signature.Burn the ISO Image to a blank CD using Imgburn (How to burn a ISO Image using Imgburn) burn at lowest speed. With the newly burned cd boot with the cd go to HDD>Diagnostics>The make and model of your hard drive, Seagate, Maxtor, Drive Fitness which is Hitachi, Or Western Digital. Perform a short and long test. Could also be called "Standard" and "Extended" test or also "Comprehensive" test.

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A:My computer requires that I re-install windows xp everytime it shuts down

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Edit: Also I can't seem to recreate this freezing thing. but most of the time it happens when I'm playing games... Although it sometimes happens even when I'm just browsing.
 
PS: Sorry for my english, im not american btw haha

A:My computer randomly freezes requires manual restart...

AFAIK...Windows 7 Starter is an OEM version already installed in a system.
 
Please explain what you did when you "installed" it, where you obtained the Win Starter version from, etc.
 
Louis

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A:Computer wont "Ctrl-Alt-Delete" and L-Alt Key makes computer go into standby mode

i think there may also be a suspicious program called Pev.exe aswell===========Hello While we understand your frustration at having to wait, please note that Bleeping Computer deals with several hundred requests for assistance such as yours on a daily basis. As a result, our backlog is quite large as are other comparable sites that help others with malware issues. Although our HJT Team members work on hundreds of requests each day, they are all volunteers who work logs when they can and are able to do so. No one is paid by Bleeping Computer for their assistance to our members.Further, our malware removal staff is comprised of team members with various levels of skill and expertise to deal with thousands of malware variants, some more complex than others. Although we try to take DDS/HJT logs in order (starting with the oldest), it is often the skill level of the particular helper and sometimes the operating system that dictates which logs get selected first. Some infections are more complicated than others and require a higher skill level to remove. Without that skill level attempted removal could result in disastrous results. In other instances, the helper may not be familiar with the operating system that you are using, since they use another. In either case, neither of us want someone to assist you who is not familiar with your issue and attempt to fix it.We ask that once you have posted your log and are waiting, please DO NOT "bump" your thread or make further replies until it has been responded to by a member of the HJT Team. The reason we ask this or do not respond to your requests is because that would remove you from the active queue that Techs and Staff have access to. The malware staff checks the forum for postings that have 0 replies as this makes it easier for them to identify those who have not been helped. If you post another response, there will be 1 reply. A team member, looking for a new log to work may assume another HJT Team member is already assisting you and not open the thread to respond.That is why I have made an edit to your last post, instead of a reply. Please do not multiple post here, as that only pushes you further down the queue and causes confusion to the staff.Please be patient. It may take a while to get a response but your log will be reviewed and answered as soon as possible.Thank you for understanding.Orange Blossom ~ forum moderator

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A:Computer freezes on startup and requires multiple boot-ups to start normally

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After the last updates, my computer required a login password. I tried blank and then ran Live CD to find the password. It could not. I finally had to reformat and reinstall.

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A:After most recent windows 7 updates, computer requires a login passwor

Hi i would go back to a restore point before thr updates. and see if it requires a password if not then i would set a password then do the updates again then if your password works to log in then can change it back to not using a password.

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A:Computer locks up and requires hard reboot after random moments of use

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A:Computer Freezes - Sound Continues - Requires Hard Reset

I should note that turning all the settings down from High (auto-detected) to Medium kept me from crashing in that area, and turning down one of the settings on WoW has kept me from crashing since too, but why are graphics causing my whole computer to freeze? Especially on a GTX 770?

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I am not confidant that I posess the skills, vocabulary or knowledge needed to participate in this forum however this random shut down problem has become so regular that I require some assistance. Essentially it feels like every time I leave the computer unattended for more than an hour or two I return to find the black screen of death telling me my computer did not shut down properly. Attached is the SF Tools file you reference. - Have figured out how to use Event viewer - 17 Critical Event occurances involving Kernal-power (Event ID41 Task Category63) since 2012_06_02; 1xJune 02, 1xJune 06, 1xJun 18, 1xJun 23, 2xAug 08, 3xAug 10, 1xAug 11, then twice daily since the 12th.

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I'm not a BSOD expert and our experts are very busy handling a lot of crash problems. Until one shows up you could try running some basic things to see if they help. I'd start out with a system file checker scan. This scan will look for and attempt to replace incorrect, corrupted, changed/modified, or damaged versions of your system files with the correct versions if possible. Run the scan from an elevated command prompt (option two.) If problems are found run the scan 3 times rebooting in between each scan.

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A:My computer is painfully slow after a few hours of inactivity. Applications VERY slow

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A:Computer Freezes With Audio Loop/Stutter Requires Hard Restart

Hi and welcome to TSF please try either updating or reinstalling your sound and video drivers and let us know how it goes.

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