Okay this is a very odd problem What happens exactly is that at what seems a random point of of stops period working time at random Sound time usually long after the computer s Sound stops working at random period of time been turned on though a very loud buzzing and static-y sound will start playing from my speakers or headphones if they re plugged in This goes on for about seconds and then all audio cuts Oddly enough if I even try to play a sound say I press Play on a song in Winamp it won t even play the song at all almost as though it knows the sound won t work If I let a video play there s a big lag time before it starts and then it plays but without sound If I wait long enough usually about minutes the sound comes back I at first thought it might be my speakers considering they re almost years old but when I noticed this would happen to my headphones too I figured it was the sound card My sound card is a Creative SB X-Fi Any other information that you need please just tell me I hope this problem isn t as odd and uncommon as I think it is P All help is greatly appreciated Thanks nbsp
I recommend downloading and running Reimage. It's a computer repair tool that has been proven to identify and fix many Windows problems with a high level of success.
I've used it in the past to identify and fix everything from blue screens (BSOD's), ActiveX errors, corrupt files and processes, dll/exe/sys errors, recover lost memory, Windows update problems, defragging, malware removal etc.
You can download it direct from this link http://downloadreimage.com/directdownload.php. (This link will automatically start a download of Reimage that you can save to your computer.)
What are your complete system specs? Have you tried updating the sound card drivers directly from Creative's support site?http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/sound-stops-working-at-random-period-of-time.122224/
Hi i am using IE with latest updates for both it and windows XP i have recently got my pc back from a friend having been away for time... period all...Internet after stops random Hi of years it seems they didnt maintain it very well in terms Hi all...Internet stops after random period of time... of virus protection and updates I have spent a large chunk of time downloading all the recent updates and have cured some problems but not the this I get the page cannot be displayed page after a random period of time after booting MSN messenger still works but not the internet or pokerstars which i ve been on luckily for play money at the moment i have had a long read through various sites including this one and have tried various things including downloading malwarebytes adaware and hijackthis malwarebytes picked up problems and they have been removed i was wondering if someone could check this HJT log for Hi all...Internet stops after random period of time... me as my exp with the registry is basically Thanks ogfile of Trend Micro HijackThis v Scan saved at on Platform Windows XP SP WinNT MSIE Internet Explorer v Boot mode Normal Running processes C WINDOWS System smss exe C WINDOWS system winlogon exe C WINDOWS system services exe C WINDOWS system lsass exe C WINDOWS system svchost exe C Program Files Windows Defender MsMpEng exe C Program Files DigitalPersona Bin DPWinLct exe C WINDOWS System svchost exe C WINDOWS system svchost exe C WINDOWS system ZoneLabs vsmon exe C WINDOWS system spoolsv exe C PROGRA AVG AVG avgwdsvc exe C Program Files IVT Corporation BlueSoleil BTNtService exe C WINDOWS system CTsvcCDA EXE C Program Files DigitalPersona Bin DpHost exe C Program Files Common Files Microsoft Shared VS Debug mdm exe C WINDOWS System svchost exe C Program Files DigitalPersona Bin DPFUSMgr exe C PROGRA AVG AVG avgrsx exe C PROGRA AVG AVG avgemc exe C WINDOWS Explorer EXE C Program Files Microsoft IntelliType Pro type exe C WINDOWS System svchost exe C Program Files Microsoft IntelliPoint point exe C WINDOWS System spool DRIVERS W X E FATI BE EXE C PROGRA AVG AVG avgtray exe C Program Files Windows Defender MSASCui exe C Program Files Zone Labs ZoneAlarm zlclient exe C WINDOWS system ctfmon exe C Program Files Google GoogleToolbarNotifier GoogleToolbarNotifier exe C Program Files Internet Explorer iexplore exe C PROGRA Yahoo browser ycommon exe C WINDOWS system rundll exe C Program Files Malwarebytes Anti-Malware mbam exe C Program Files Lavasoft Ad-Aware aawservice exe C Program Files Trend Micro HijackThis HijackThis exe R - HKCU Software Microsoft Internet Explorer Main Start Page http www google co uk R - HKLM Software Microsoft Internet Explorer Main Default Page URL http go microsoft com fwlink LinkId R - HKLM Software Microsoft Internet Explorer Main Default Search URL http go microsoft com fwlink LinkId R - HKLM Software Microsoft Internet Explorer Main Search Bar http uk red clientapps yahoo com b http uk docs yahoo com info bt side html R - HKLM Software Microsoft Internet Explorer Main Search Page http go microsoft com fwlink LinkId R - HKLM Software Microsoft Internet Explorer Main Start Page http go microsoft com fwlink LinkId R - HKCU Software Microsoft Internet Explorer SearchURL Default http uk red clientapps yahoo com customize btyahoo defaults su http uk search yahoo com R - HKCU Software Microsoft Internet Explorer Main Local Page R - HKLM Software Microsoft Internet Explorer Main Local Page R - HKCU Software Microsoft Internet Explorer Main Window Title Internet Explorer Provided by blueyonder R - HKCU Software Microsoft Windows CurrentVersion Internet Settings ProxyOverride R - URLSearchHook Yahoo Toolbar - EF BD -C FB- D - F- D F - C Program Files Yahoo Companion Installs cpn yt dll O - BHO Yahoo Toolbar Helper - D -C F - EFB- B - ECA - C Program Files Yahoo Companion Installs cpn yt dll O - BHO AcroIEHlprObj Class - E F-C D - D -B D- B D BE B - C Program Files Adobe Acrobat Reader ActiveX AcroIEHelper dll O... Read more
hey, appolgies for the bump but this is driving me crazy....
even if someone knew a way of getting the internet working once again with a cmd code or something, just so i dont have to reset the pc each time....?
what is it reseting the pc is fixing..?
hi there i recently got conected to the internet so i reinstalled xp the problem im having is sound seems to after of amount random stops Sound working time stop working after a random amount of time its only noticible after restarting or opening a new program the sound dosent stop while a program is open if im watching a avi file i would have to keep he player open and use file gt open to pleay the next file but i restart the player or say start a game the sound stops after inspection xp says i dont ahve a sound device installed then after reboot it says i do have a sound device it dosent seem to be any sepcific program that loses sound iv lost sound after divx player using ie firefox antivirus if run after - of pc being on and after any game my only thoughts would be if its a virus or a reinstall sound codec problem if you have any ideas on the subject i would love to hear them any help would be apreciated Sound stops working after random amount of time nbsp
I dont know how to fix it but iam haveing the same kind of problem when i try to listing to music is says wave problem or sound card problem do you know of anything??
I ve browsed through many forums including the ultimate resource this one to no avail to my specific problem I have found some that are of period time Internet stops after working set close but not quite it Problem Internet stops working after a few hours Scenerios Happens when there s no internet activity Fix for now Restarting Computer Hardware Onboard Lan wired connection for PC we use Internet stops working after period of set time an apple airport extreme router I havn t installed anything specificly other than windows updates that make me think that I ve done something but after a few hours my internet stops completely working on only one computer- the rest work I ve tried ipconfig release then renew I ve tried disabling and re-enabling the network connection and have ran multiple spyware scans i e Spybot S amp D Adaware AVG anti-spy formely ewido as well as my virus scanner I use AVG I use Zone Alarm s firewall which I ve never really had any problems with and I have checked all those settings to be correct Also I ve tried shutting down Zone Alarm completly when I have this problem to see if it s the firewall but I still get no connection This hasn t always happened something that started like weeks ago and I ve just been doing a restart after its been left on for a few hours of inactivy One thing I did read that a guy was having problems on Vista I m using XP and he had to shut down QoS and assign a DNS rather than getting it automaticly I guess I can give that a try I m somewhat computer savvy but you guys are the best Let me know if there s any other information you may need from my rig Thanks guys nbsp
This sounds kind of off the wall but have you tried cheking to see if you have anything overheating?
I'm no guru, just a granny geek, but sometimes I get caught up in compex detective work and the solution turns out to be simple.
Hello I have as I see it a very unique problem with Sound of Card (Driver?) time amount random working stops after my computer I turn my computer on and sound works I can turn on winamp play music etc But after random amount of time my sound driver just disappears when go to Control Panel and Sound and Audio Devices it says I have no driver sound Sound Card (Driver?) stops working after random amount of time card Funny thing is when I open winamp at the beginning when it works it continues to play music even when it already says I have no sound I can even add more stuff to winamp but ONCE I turn it off It wont open again because I have no sound drivers The amount of time before this happens varies once it was hour and a half but not it was only minutes Of course Im still listening to music because I havent turned off winamp yet although any other program I start after the malfunction sound wont work with it I tried to reinstall my drivers but I couldnt find a way how to remove everything from Device manager under quot Sound Audio and Gaming Devices quot but nothing changed When I removed what I could windows found it as new hardware but didnt want to install new drivers since quot the latest possible version is installed quot Sound of course wasnt working until I installed drivers I downloaded from the net but then it just returned to where it is now Also right now device manager tells me everything runs ok but quot Sound quot in Control Panel says I have no drivers I have no idea what this is and I want to use system reinstall as last resort so please could anyone help me here or give any ideas Either how to really remove sound drivers so I can put brand new ones in or anything else that would come on your mind I am using Win XP with i guess SP on an ASUS F T laptop my sound card is onboard Realtek HD the system runs for year and a half without formatting I would really appreciate any help possible and I thank you forwardly ne gen nbsp
You may be infected with a virus or other malware. What protection are you running?
First of all I m running on Windows XP service pack Everytime I reboot my internet browsers firefox avant period internet a of working time browser stops My short after browser i e stop working after a short period of time usually between - My internet browser stops working after a short period of time minutes The weird thing is that even though the internet browser stops working and starts to display a quot Page Cannot Be Displayed quot error my AIM and torrent program still works and runs perfectly fine This is my HiJackThis log if you guys will please take the time to analyze it Logfile of HijackThis v Scan saved at PM on Platform Windows XP SP WinNT MSIE Internet Explorer v SP Running processes C WINDOWS System smss exe C WINDOWS system winlogon exe C WINDOWS system services exe C WINDOWS system lsass exe C WINDOWS system svchost exe C WINDOWS System svchost exe C WINDOWS system spoolsv exe C WINDOWS system svchost exe C Program Files iPod bin iPodService exe C WINDOWS system wscntfy exe C WINDOWS system My internet browser stops working after a short period of time WgaTray exe C WINDOWS Explorer EXE C Program Files QuickTime qttask exe C Program Files AIM aim exe C Program Files Avant Browser avant exe C WINDOWS Explorer EXE C Program Files HijackThis HijackThis exe R - HKLM Software Microsoft Internet Explorer Main Start Page O - BHO no name - - F - D - - D F - C Program Files Spybot - Search amp Destroy SDHelper dll O - HKLM Run QuickTime Task quot C Program Files QuickTime qttask exe quot -atboottime O - HKCU Run AIM C Program Files AIM aim exe -cnetwait odl O - Extra context menu item Add to AD Black List - C Program Files Avant Browser AddToADBlackList htm O - Extra context menu item Block All Images from the Same Server - C Program Files Avant Browser AddAllToADBlackList htm O - Extra context menu item Highlight - C Program Files Avant Browser Highlight htm O - Extra context menu item Open All Links in This Page - C Program Files Avant Browser OpenAllLinks htm O - Extra context menu item Open In New Avant Browser - C Program Files Avant Browser OpenInNewBrowser htm O - Extra context menu item Search - C Program Files Avant Browser Search htm O - Extra button AIM - AC E - - d -BC D- B D A DE - C Program Files AIM aim exe O - Unknown file in Winsock LSP c windows system qvgeldcuu dll O - Unknown file in Winsock LSP c windows system qvgeldcuu dll O - Unknown file in Winsock LSP c windows system qvgeldcuu dll O - Unknown file in Winsock LSP c windows system qvgeldcuu dll O - Unknown file in Winsock LSP c windows system qvgeldcuu dll O - Unknown file in Winsock LSP c windows system qvgeldcuu dll O - Unknown file in Winsock LSP c windows system qvgeldcuu dll O - Unknown file in Winsock LSP c windows system qvgeldcuu dll O - Unknown file in Winsock LSP c windows system qvgeldcuu dll O - Unknown file in Winsock LSP c windows system qvgeldcuu dll O - Unknown file in Winsock LSP c windows system qvgeldcuu dll O - Unknown file in Winsock LSP c windows system qvgeldcuu dll O - Unknown file in Winsock LSP c windows system qvgeldcuu dll O - Unknown file in Winsock LSP c windows system qvgeldcuu dll O - Unknown file in Winsock LSP c windows system qvgeldcuu dll O - Unknown file in Winsock LSP c windows system qvgeldcuu dll O - Unknown file in Winsock LSP c windows system qvgeldcuu dll O - Unknown file in Winsock LSP c windows system qvgeldcuu dll O - Unknown file in Winsock LSP c windows system qvgeldcuu dll O - DPF ActiveGS cab - http www virtualapple org activegs cab O - DPF D DB D - EC - A -BD - E E BB - http ak exe imgfarm com images nocache funwebproducts ei ZwinkyInitialSetup cab O - DPF BCB- D A- D -A B- DA DE RdxIE Class - http software-dl real com a e ee netzip RdxIE cab O - DPF A FBBDC-FA - - - AADCCA Rite Aid One Hour Photo Online Control - https photos riteaid com control RiteAidOneHourPhotoOnline cab O - DPF BF BBE A- - -A CD- DAC B Image Uploader Control - http interface net-prints com wpp duanereade app opcuploader ... Read more
I recently purchased the Acer Aspire 5755G laptop for gaming purposes, for the first couple of days it worked just fine but now I'm witnessing random freezes which cause my system to crash for a moment and when it happens, I'm hearing a weird (terminator?) sound from the speakers. I overclock my GPU when I play games but I'm sure it isn't a GPU problem since this happened before I even started overclocking the GPU. I'm not sure but I think that the CPU is the main cause of my system crashing.
Intel i5 2430M CPU (with Turbo boost)
nVidia Geforce GT 540M
8GB DDR3 1333 MHZ RAM
750 GB 5400 RPM TOSHIBA HDD
Windows 7 Home Premium x64
Hope you guys can help me out with this annoying problem
Hi In my new HP laptop with fresh windows sometimes when I'm using sound eg listening music in media player and using skype ou browser sometimes the sound stops Checking in event viewer I found appcrash event logs The sound drivers is times Sound working (Audiodg.exe appcrash) random stops updated and windows too I downgraded the audio Sound stops working random times (Audiodg.exe appcrash) drivers too but problem persists Nome do Log Application Fonte Application Error Data Identifica o do Evento Categoria da Tarefa N vel Erro Palavras-chave Cl ssico Usu rio N D Computador computer name Descri o Nome do aplicativo com Sound stops working random times (Audiodg.exe appcrash) falha AUDIODG EXE vers o carimbo de data hora x b Nome do m dulo com falha ntdll dll vers o carimbo de data hora x f C digo de exce o xc Deslocamento da falha x f d ID do processo com falha x c Hora de in cio do aplicativo com falha x cf f f f d Caminho do aplicativo com falha C Windows system AUDIODG EXE Caminho do m dulo com falha C Windows SYSTEM ntdll dll ID do Relat rio dd ba f - b b- e -be - c fdfac Nome completo do pacote com falha ID do aplicativo relativo ao pacote com falha XML de Evento lt Event xmlns quot http schemas microsoft com win events event quot gt lt System gt lt Provider Name quot Application Error quot gt lt EventID Qualifiers quot quot gt lt EventID gt lt Level gt lt Level gt lt Task gt lt Task gt lt Keywords gt x lt Keywords gt lt TimeCreated SystemTime quot - - T Z quot gt lt EventRecordID gt lt EventRecordID gt lt Channel gt Application lt Channel gt lt Computer gt computer name lt Computer gt lt Security gt lt System gt lt EventData gt lt Data gt AUDIODG EXE lt Data gt lt Data gt lt Data gt lt Data gt b lt Data gt lt Data gt ntdll dll lt Data gt lt Data gt lt Data gt lt Data gt f lt Data gt lt Data gt c lt Data gt lt Data gt f d lt Data gt lt Data gt c lt Data gt lt Data gt cf f f f d lt Data gt lt Data gt C Windows system AUDIODG EXE lt Data gt lt Data gt C Windows SYSTEM ntdll dll lt Data gt lt Data gt dd ba f - b b- e -be - c fdfac lt Data gt lt Data gt lt Data gt lt Data gt lt Data gt lt EventData gt lt Event gt Nome do Log Application Fonte Windows Error Reporting Data Identifica o do Evento Categoria da Tarefa Nenhum N vel Informa es Palavras-chave Cl ssico Usu rio N D Computador computer name Descri o Falha no bucket tipo Nome do Evento APPCRASH Resposta N o dispon vel ID do CAB Assinatura do problema P AUDIODG EXE P P b P ntdll dll P P f P c P f d P P Arquivos anexados C Windows ServiceProfiles LocalService AppData Local WERDE tmp WERInternalMetadata xml C Windows ServiceProfiles LocalService AppData Local WERDF tmp secure hdmp C Windows ServiceProfiles LocalService AppData Local WERE F tmp secure dmp Esses arquivos podem estar dispon veis em C ProgramData Microsoft Windows WER ReportQueue AppCrash AUDIODG EXE d e c d e da c e a c ba cab bb e a S mbolo da an lise Verificando novamente solu o ID do Relat rio dd ba f - b b- e -be - c fdfac Status do Relat rio Bucket com hash XML de Evento lt Event xmlns quot http schemas microsoft com win events event quot gt lt System gt lt Provider Name quot Windows Error Reporting quot gt lt EventID Qualifiers quot quot gt lt EventID gt lt Level gt lt Level gt lt Task gt lt Task gt lt Keywords gt x lt Keywords gt lt TimeCreated SystemTime quot - - T Z quot gt lt EventRecordID gt lt EventRecordID gt lt Channel gt Application lt Channel gt lt Computer gt computer name lt Computer gt lt Security gt lt System gt lt EventData gt lt Data gt lt Data gt lt Data gt lt Data gt lt Data gt APPCRASH lt Data gt lt Data gt N o dispon vel lt Data gt lt Data gt lt Data gt lt Data gt AUDIODG EXE lt Data gt lt Data gt lt Data gt lt Data gt b lt Data gt lt Data gt ntdll dll lt Data gt lt Data gt lt Data gt lt Data gt f lt Data gt lt Data gt c lt Data gt lt Data gt f d lt Data gt lt Data gt lt Data gt lt Data gt lt Data gt lt Data gt C Windows ServiceProfiles LocalService AppData Local WERDE tmp WERIntern... Read more
I'm a computer enthusiast since a kid in the early 80s, and I often help a lot on forums, and the number of times that downgrading anything has been a good thing to do is probably less than 3 or 4 (besides going back to 7 lol - kidding - 8 is same stability). It's so common to see that advice, so I don't blame you.
It's probably antivirus or some driver issue.
If you run the tool in Brink's thread then post the results here, we'll get it good.
Blue Screen of Death (BSOD) Posting Instructions
This is my first time ever posting, I am sorry i didn't write down the error code normally i would just Google it and search in the dark until i find some help, This happen at random times my sound would get screwed and my screen would go black with BF3 and then BSOD, for lineage 2 the sound would get screwed and the game would crash and get all hay wire, and all my applications will crash and refuse to start until i reboot. I upload a zip file with the crash dump and everything else
Please first tell us from where have you got your copy of Windows 7, and how was it activated?
Host Name: USER-PC
OS Name: Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate
OS Version: 6.1.7601 Service Pack 1 Build 7601
OS Manufacturer: Microsoft Corporation
OS Configuration: Standalone Workstation
OS Build Type: Multiprocessor Free
Registered Owner: User
Product ID: 00426-OEM-8992662-00497
Original Install Date: 8/21/2013, 6:56:17 PM
System Boot Time: 8/26/2013, 5:40:55 PM
System Manufacturer: To be filled by O.E.M.
System Model: To be filled by O.E.M.
System Type: x64-based PC
Hey everyone I looked around a bit and although I found quite a few similar issues I was unable to find any exactly like the one I'm having Basically every weekday during the approximate hours of am- pm my internet will constantly drop By this I do not mean it completely stops working I mean that every few seconds or minutes my internet will cut out for about seconds The reason that this is such a huge problem is I play online video games and working random part-time hours quite often places me in between these hours when playing Also these drops take place even if I'm not on games My computer will usually be the only one online and no matter what I'm doing even just doing something like reading an article online the problem persists Period Random Time Specific During Internet Drops My ISP is Comcast and my router is an ASUS RT-N U Here is my system information Quote OS Name Microsoft Windows Home Premium Version Service Pack Build Other OS Description Not Available OS Manufacturer Microsoft Corporation System Name KYLE-PC System Manufacturer System manufacturer System Model System Product Name System Type x -based PC Processor Intel R Core TM i - CPU GHz Mhz Core s Logical Processor s BIOS Version Date American Megatrends Inc SMBIOS Version Windows Directory C Windows System Directory C Windows system Boot Device Device HarddiskVolume Locale United States Hardware Abstraction Layer Random Internet Drops During Specific Time Period Version quot quot User Name Kyle-PC Kyle Time Zone Eastern Daylight Time Installed Physical Memory RAM GB Total Physical Memory GB Available Physical Memory GB Total Virtual Memory GB Available Virtual Memory GB Page File Space GB Page File C pagefile sys I should also mention that the router is new and the problem existed before I bought Random Internet Drops During Specific Time Period it I believed that my old router was the problem and clearly I am wrong Also my router has a WEP on it so there shouldn't be anyone leaching off of my network These also are nowhere near peak hours which adds even more confusion I do live near a school which would normally be open around these hours However it's summer so that isn't the case Thanks in advance for any help
You should change your wireless security to WPA2 with AES encryption.
The WEP you are using now is outdated and easily hacked into and usually will not work correctly with Windows 7 drivers. This could also cause the connection problems you are seeing now.
You should also uninstall any third party A/V software on this system as they are famous for causing such as you are describing.
I keep randomly having BSOD on WIN 7 x64 when i left it on for long periods of time without using it. Sometimes though rarely, the whole OS will not respond to anything while i'm using and i have little choice but to use the reboot button. I have no idea what causes this issue. This has been happening since i got this computer roughly 1 year plus ago but i didn't really bothered till recently as it's getting more frequent. Was hoping someone can shed some light on to what is giving this issue to me.
OS : Windows 7 (64-bit)
CPU : Intel Core i7 870 @ 2.93GHz
Memory : 8190 MB RAM
Graphics card : ATI Radeon HD 5970
Motherboard : ASUSTeK Computer INC P7P55D-E PRO (Bios ver 1602)
Sound Card : Creative SB X-fi
HDD : 1 TB sata 3 WDC WD1002FAEX-00Z3A0 (Split into 2 partition)
The crash is due to your Marvell controller drivers for your hard disk. The drivers appear to be corrupted.
First uninstall through Device Manager. Log in as an administrative user -> Start Menu -> Control Panel -> Hardware and Sound -> Device Manager -> Expand IDE ATA/ATAPI controllers -> Right click the Marvell device -> Click Uninstall (Do not hit OK after clicking Uninstall) -> Put a tick in the box to delete the driver software for this device -> Click OK -> Restart the computer if asked.
Download the latest drivers for the Marvell Controllers device: ASUS - Motherboards- ASUS P7P55D-E PRO -> Windows 7 64bit -> SATA ->
Quote: Originally Posted by ASUS - Motherboards
Marvell 9123/9120 Controller Driver V18.104.22.1682 for Windows 32/64bit XP & Windows 32/64bit Vista & 32/64bit Windows 7.(WHQL)
Install the Marvell 9123/9120 Controller Driver software.
I have bought JBL Speaker FLIP Model FHP 2 on 14th July 2014 but it worked for only 2 to 2.5 months thereafter not working anymore.
I have taken to SPAR Artee Industrial on 29/09/14 but they are not providing free replacement not they are able to repairs as Charging PIN has spoiled. THe part is not available locally. The JBP Speaker are not working at all now.
Kindly suggest, for the Customer Care Complaints I am unable to find the Customer Care/ Replacement Customer Care / Service Center / Top Management Contact numbers for getting help for repairs / replacement.
I'm not sure if this is being caused by malware or spyware I am just gonna make sure My computer keeps telling me something is wrong with the Winsock Provider of Internet Time Quits Period After Working Catalog My internet will work for a Internet Quits Working After Period of Time little while and then I will lose connection Then I will have to restart the computer in order to get back on the internet I notice I lose connection faster if I'm downloading something HJT Log Logfile of HijackThis v Scan saved at AM on Internet Quits Working After Period of Time Platform Windows XP SP WinNT MSIE Internet Explorer v Running processes C WINDOWS System smss exe C WINDOWS system winlogon exe C WINDOWS system services exe C WINDOWS system lsass exe C WINDOWS system svchost exe C WINDOWS System svchost exe C WINDOWS system spoolsv exe C WINDOWS system nvsvc exe C WINDOWS System svchost exe C WINDOWS Explorer EXE C Program Files Lexmark Series lxcgmon exe C Program Files Lexmark Series Internet Quits Working After Period of Time ezprint exe C WINDOWS Mixer exe C Program Files Java jre bin jusched exe C Program Files Winamp winampa exe C Program Files QuickTime qttask exe C WINDOWS system ctfmon exe C Program Files Free Download Manager fdm exe C WINDOWS system rundll exe C WINDOWS System lxcgcoms exe C WINDOWS system wuauclt exe C HJT HijackThis exe R - HKLM Software Microsoft Internet Explorer Main Default Page URL http go microsoft com fwlink LinkId R - HKLM Software Microsoft Internet Explorer Main Default Search URL http go microsoft com fwlink LinkId R - HKLM Software Microsoft Internet Explorer Main Search Page http go microsoft com fwlink LinkId R - HKLM Software Microsoft Internet Explorer Main Start Page http go microsoft com fwlink LinkId R - HKCU Software Microsoft Internet Explorer Main Local Page O - BHO no name - - F - D - - D F - C Program Files Spybot - Search amp Destroy SDHelper dll O - BHO SSVHelper Class - BB-D F - C-B EB-D DAF D D - C Program Files Java jre bin ssv dll O - BHO Windows Live Sign-in Helper - D - C - ABF- ECC- C - C Program Files Common Files Microsoft Shared Windows Live WindowsLiveLogin dll O - BHO FDMIECookiesBHO Class - CC E F - E - FA- FAA- BF - C Program Files Free Download Manager iefdmcks dll O - HKLM Run LXCGCATS rundll C WINDOWS System spool DRIVERS W X LXCGtime dll RunDLLEntry O - HKLM Run lxcgmon exe quot C Program Files Lexmark Series lxcgmon exe quot O - HKLM Run EzPrint quot C Program Files Lexmark Series ezprint exe quot O - HKLM Run FaxCenterServer quot C Program Files Lexmark Fax Solutions fm exe quot s O - HKLM Run C-Media Mixer Mixer exe startup O - HKLM Run SunJavaUpdateSched quot C Program Files Java jre bin jusched exe quot O - HKLM Run WinampAgent C Program Files Winamp winampa exe O - HKLM Run QuickTime Task quot C Program Files QuickTime qttask exe quot -atboottime O - HKCU Run NVIEW rundll exe nview dll nViewLoadHook O - HKCU Run ctfmon exe C WINDOWS system ctfmon exe O - HKCU Run Free Download Manager C Program Files Free Download Manager fdm exe - autorun O - Extra context menu item Download all with Free Download Manager - file C Program Files Free Download Manager dlall htm O - Extra context menu item Download selected with Free Download Manager - file C Program Files Free Download Manager dlselected htm O - Extra context menu item Download with Free Download Manager - file C Program Files Free Download Manager dllink htm O - Extra context menu item E amp xport to Microsoft Excel - res C PROGRA MICROS OFFICE EXCEL EXE O - Extra button no name - B E C - FCB- CF-AAA - C - C Program Files Java jre bin ssv dll O - Extra 'Tools' menuitem Sun Java Console - B E C - FCB- CF-AAA - C - C Program Files Java jre bin ssv dll O - Extra button Research - B - CC- C -B BE- C C A - C PROGRA MICROS OFFICE REFIEBAR DLL O - Extra button no name - e e dd -d - - b -f ba - windir Network Diagnostic xpnetdiag exe file missing O - Extra 'Tools' menuitem xpsp res dll - - e e dd -d - - b -f ba - win... Read more
It maybe that your Winsock need repairing...Try this utility.
Download WinSockFix from here or here.
Backing up the Registry
1. Double click on WinsockXPFix.exe to open.
2. On the Winsock and TCP Repair Utility screen, click "ReG-Backup"
3. On the ERDNT Welcome screen, click "OK".
4. On the Backup to: screen, click "OK".
5. On the Folder does not exist question screen click "Yes".
6. You will see a status screen as your registry is being backed up.
7. On the Registry backup is complete! screen, click "OK" and you will go back to the main window.
Resetting the Winsock Stack
1. On the Winsock and TCP Repair Utility screen, click "Fix".
2. On the Apply the VB_Winsock fix? screen click "Yes".
3. The screen will display a status message "repair completed please reboot."
4. On the Repair Completed screen click "OK" to reboot your computer.
5. If your computer was not using DHCP, you will need to reconfigure TCP/IP.
6. You should have connectivity restored.
Winsock Repair Tutorial
Tutorial with graphics
Let us know how you go...
For the second time within the past two weeks I've had quite an annoying problem regarding my left mouse button on my synaptics pointing device, all of a sudden the left mouse button will stop working. The right mouse button and the rest of the touchpad will work apart from being able to click the LMB function. I've had this happen once before quite a few months ago but thought nothing of it at the time. This occurs for around half a minute to sometimes a minute before returning to normal and being able to use the LMB. I am using a Lenovo Z580 if that is any help to anyone.
I have tried searching around the internet for any information regarding this problem but I have not been able to find any solution or information connected to my issue.
Thank you in advance!
Hello LO mate when you click the button do you hear an audible click from inside the mouse it could be something as simple as a stuck micro switch.
Also if it is a wired one check the USB contacts too - in the plug and socket. You can clean them gently with a strip (about 5 mm with the corners rounded off) of old credit card with some lint free cloth around the end of it moistened very lightly with some alcohol
By the way just how old is the mouse?
I previously started a thread about this at Determine what happens on start up But that's days ago I apologize if I should NOT start a new thread instead of adding to the old one The issue is that from time to time say at least once an hour or more certain functions on the computer stop I cannot access the Internet I cannot ping I cannot launch a new application If I am already in say Word I can continue to edit Time From Stops Sort Windows Working of Time to that file But of course I cannot print Originally when this started it seemed to last as much as minutes Now it lasts about minute I've tried to write a batch file which will ping Google endlessly and note the times Windows Sort of Stops Working From Time to Time but that didn't work it echoed the time then pinged then echoed the time but the time didn't change echo off set i FOR L i IN DO echo time ping Google echo time Anyway a friend of mine who is in Windows Sort of Stops Working From Time to Time IT Support thinks this is an SMM virus That would be very bad news I think I've run MalwareBytes and Kaspersky and also Combofix and they all report no problems Does anyone have an idea where to go from here As for the ping failure the cable modem appears to continue to work in that my WiFi is not affected by this I am running an app called AirAndroid just started about days ago so well after this problem started And even though just now my session seemed to freeze this app correctly popped up a message it does when I get a text message on my phone So the Internet connection is working and apps can work Just not when they are initiated by user action AM And this morning seems much worse It's happened times at least already The last one at least minutes RONhttp://www.sevenforums.com/general-discussion/390333-windows-sort-stops-working-time-time.html
When I'm playing music with Mediamonkey (or other programs), after about 10 minutes the screen goes black and the sound stops, which is really annoying (I have to press any button to wake the PC up).
How can I change this?
Is your harddrive set to go to 'sleep'? Check your power save settings.http://www.sevenforums.com/sound-audio/152017-sound-music-playback-stops-entirely-after-some-time.html
ok so everything is going smooth and then !BAM! the sound stops and the only way i can get it back is to restart my computer. (I have an SiS 718 wave) it happens at random. When im playing half life, or listening to music. But for some reson especilly Max Payne i can play that for about 5 to 20 minutes before the sound cuts out it happens at different times like sometimes i'll play half life for 45 minutes before the sound cuts out and sometimes for 2 hours before the sound cuts out. I've tried updating the drivers, and windows update, downloaded the latest service pack (by the way im running windows 2000) but it still doesent fix the problem So can anyone help me out please !!
I would suspect a resource issue of some kind, but have no idea what would be causing it out of the blue for you. Something similar used to happen when I ran MS Flight Simulator using certain planes and options. It was preceeded by a video slow down though and sound would be lost pending a reboot.
Do check that all your memory is recoginzed and that something is not eating into it such as background programs, good or bad.
The Task Manager can be used to check up on performance resources. Look especially at the "peak" value -- that really should never rise to more than 2/3 your physical memory for good performance. If it does, you don't have enough ram -- or too much of it is getting used for some reason.
Hi,I am deeply annoyed by an issue that has plagued this goddamn laptop since I bought it.My audio works normally for a few days, and then suddenly it stops working after a few days.I have the Bang and Olufsen speakers. I have reinstalled the drivers from the Realtek website a few times but this goddamn problem comes back,and drives me nuts. I can't tell you how much I hate this laptop, it came with this horrible windows 10 OS, and I can't tellyou how much I hate both windows 10 and this goddamn laptop which is plagued by so many issues,that I only bought it because I had no better options. The red X on the speaker volume means the goddamn thing has stopped working again andsays no audio driver is installed.HP and windows suck.http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Audio/Audio-stops-working-all-the-time/td-p/5618758
So my sound has recently stopped working. What I did was I uninstalled the driver and restarted my computer and the sound worked then it stopped working after that. The sound options are grayed out and I am unable to hear. Could a virus be causing this? Everytime I turn on my computer I always get 35362.exe and random numbers like that. What type of virus is this? Is this a cause of this?>
I have also lost sound after an XP upgrade. I was told it is because the sound card in 8760C will not work with XP and I need to install a new sound card.
I took the back off and everything is so covered and hidden (multiple screwed on panels with no obvious way to remove them). I used a flash light to get a better look at the sound card and it looks customized for HP. It does not look like the Dell sound card I pulled from another unit.
So... where can I take this PC to get a pro to replace the sound card with something that works? Dallas, TX
So recently the sound on my desktop and my laptop has stopped working For seemingly no reason I really don't understand it I first noticed it with my desktop The sound just randomly stopped Sound Randomly Desktop and on Laptop Stops Working Working and working But not entirely It's really strange Sound on Laptop and Desktop Randomly Stops Working and Working and complicated what's been happening so bare with me while I try to explain it as best I can PC First time sound stopped working on PC Restarted computer sound came back no issues Second time I woke up to find VLC frozen Sound wasn't working I restarted VLC No sound Found out that there was no sound on the computer at all When I'd try to increase the volume on VLC it would only change within an interval of ten percent So it was at percent initially Would not let me go below but not above Sound didn't work anyway Restarted sound returned VLC working fine Third time I was playing Dragon Age Inquisition Sound worked fine using my headset Turtle Beach Went to speakers to lay down and watch some shows on VLC No sound on speakers Switched to Turtle Beach again sound returned Restarted VLC now suddenly no sound on VLC OR speakers Had to restart computer no issues after restart Laptop First time sound stopped working used the quot disable audio and reenable audio driver quot didn't solve anything Restarted sound came back Sound stopped working again same day restarted sound came back The next time I restarted the audio driver Realtek and then I shut down Explorer and then restarted explorer via the task manager Audio started working again Did same steps today sound not working Will have to of course restart my laptop One thing I noticed If there is something currently playing the sound won't go out for it even if sound goes out elsewhere So I had VLC running constantly and I could hear the sound from VLC while suddenly the sounds from everything else on the computer stopped working However once I restarted VLC sound stopped Only until restarting the computer or waiting for it to work again does the sound come back Other Info I find it weird that this is something happening to both my desktop and laptop at the same time I did a malware bytes sweep of my desktop found nothing Drivers are up-to-date My desktop is custom built I can't remember the MOBO right now but it's only a couple years old The laptop is about or years old at this point The computer seems to recognize that speakers are hooked up but when I would try and do tests it would say it cant' do sound tests So it HAS to be a driver problem it seems and not a MOBO issue Especially since my desktop the sound comes via USB
Update: I'm not at home to test my PC, but I think I discovered the issue. It seems to possibly be a glitch or something with flash player.
After watching an episode of Daily Show on Hulu, I went back to Tumblr and saw that a video didn't have sound, and then all sound on my computer was suddenly gone. I then tried something out, and shut down flashplayer. That temporarily brought sound back.
But it quickly went away.
Then I shut down Firefox and flash player entirely, and sound comes back even when Flash Player comes up.
What could cause this?
Recently I ve been running working hours Internet for stops time! at a into a very strange problem and I can t figure out what s going on My internet wired and wireless usually works fine but occasionally read every few days to weeks the connection will suddenly black out for a period of time anywhere from an hour to a day I have tried Internet stops working for hours at a time! resetting both my router and modem Internet stops working for hours at a time! and going through Internet stops working for hours at a time! all the settings on my laptop but I m pretty sure it s not my computer as no other devices can connect either During the blackouts when I look at the modem the internet light will turn on for a second then go off and then the red quot alarm quot light aka quot something is wrong quot light starts blinking like crazy and this keeps repeating This resolves itself after anywhere from a few hours to a whole day and everything is normal again The light show and the fact that I can t find any other problems leads me to believe that it could be a problem with my provider or the network itself and not a hardware or software problem but I can t be sure of this I can t find any answers on the net and I d really like to see if anyone else has seen this problem before Also during the blackouts I can connect to the network but it shows that limited connectivity symbol exclamation mark thing and says no internet I have a DLINK modem if that s any help nbsp
I think it all started when I tried to install TopoUSA V 4 to my computer. After that, when I go to MSConfig, I find that it is in "selective startup" mode. I have been able to manually start all services and startup items, but when I click on "normal startup" I get the message that "MSConfig has stopped working"
I'm able to start my computer just fine and it's working as I expect, but MSConfig is broken.
No help here. Msconfig is stuck on "selective startup", but I have activated all services and the computer starts up OK. Going to move on.
Hello This stops of ammount after time! working x Microphone is my first post on these forums I have this problem with my microphone that i first tought Microphone stops working after x ammount of time! that was a Skype problem but know its not So since i did not get this problem fixed from the help of skype support team im asking you guys The problem is that after x ammount of time my mircophone completly stops working untill i restart my computer This often happens when im on skype speaking to a friend What happens is that my mic just suddenly stops working and when that happens my CPU usage spikes from to for about minutes then it goes back down to about The microphone remains not working untill i reboot my computer wich is kinda annoying to do times a day only for this fault Over at skype forums they think its a CPU fault a suggested me to download a software to keep track of my temperatures and thats what i did i found out that my temps are the same when my mic fails only difference i notice is that my CPU usage spikes up for few minutes so i think it is a CPU problem To fix the problem ive tryed to reinstall skype Reinstall my soundcard driver Take my sound card appart from my desktop and put it back on Vacuum my fans and computer parts All with no succes Im hoping someone here could have an idea or know whats causing this and what possible solutions there is to fix this Ive had this problem for about month i would say can t really give an exact date My soundcard is a motherboard ASUS maximus extreme with integrated soundcard soundmax something And mic is I have a Labtec desk mic http www dictez com images labtec desk mic jpg Heres a screenshot of my temperatures at the time of the mic failure they are all same all the time http img imageshack us my php image speedfannormaldb png My cpu is Intel core duo e with some googling i found out its max temp is C but over at skype forums they think that the C is to hot And finally heres the topic to skype forums http forum skype com index php showtopic Thank you for reading this topic If you have any questions please post here or pm me Roskamaster nbsp
The time varies but it s usually between min - hours before my internet stops responding and I have to restart sometimes about - times before I get my internet back I m using Windows ME Here s my Hijack This Logfile of HijackThis v Scan saved at PM on Platform Windows ME Win x MSIE Internet Explorer v SP Running processes C WINDOWS SYSTEM KERNEL DLL C WINDOWS SYSTEM MSGSRV EXE C WINDOWS SYSTEM mmtask tsk C WINDOWS SYSTEM MPREXE EXE C WINDOWS SYSTEM MSTASK EXE C WINDOWS EXPLORER EXE C WINDOWS TASKMON EXE C WINDOWS SYSTEM SYSTRAY EXE C WINDOWS LOADQM EXE C PROGRAM FILES WINAMP WINAMPA EXE C WINDOWS SYSTEM QTTASK EXE C WINDOWS SYSTEM DDHELP EXE C PROGRAM FILES COMMON FILES CMEII CMESYS EXE C PROGRAM FILES MSN MESSENGER MSNMSGR EXE C PROGRAM FILES GETRIGHT GETRIGHT EXE C WINDOWS SYSTEM WMIEXE EXE C PROGRAM FILES COMMON FILES GMT GMT EXE C PROGRAM FILES GETRIGHT GETRIGHT EXE amount stops certain internet a of My working after time C WINDOWS SYSTEM RESTORE STMGR EXE C MY KEPT My internet stops working after a certain amount of time FILES SAFE SAKES HIJACKTHIS EXE O - Toolbar amp Radio - E - F- D - E- A C - C WINDOWS SYSTEM MSDXM OCX O - HKLM Run ScanRegistry C WINDOWS scanregw exe autorun O - HKLM Run TaskMonitor C WINDOWS taskmon My internet stops working after a certain amount of time exe O - HKLM Run SystemTray SysTray My internet stops working after a certain amount of time Exe O - HKLM Run NvCplDaemon RUNDLL EXE C WINDOWS SYSTEM NvCpl dll NvStartup O - HKLM Run nwiz nwiz exe install O - HKLM Run LoadQM loadqm exe O - HKLM Run WinampAgent quot C Program Files Winamp winampa exe quot O - HKLM Run QuickTime Task quot C WINDOWS SYSTEM QTTASK EXE quot -atboottime O - HKLM Run PCHealth C WINDOWS PCHealth Support PCHSchd exe -s O - HKLM Run LoadPowerProfile Rundll exe powrprof dll LoadCurrentPwrScheme O - HKLM Run CMESys quot C PROGRAM FILES COMMON FILES CMEII CMESYS EXE quot O - HKLM RunServices LoadPowerProfile Rundll exe powrprof dll LoadCurrentPwrScheme O - HKLM RunServices SchedulingAgent mstask exe O - HKLM RunServices StateMgr C WINDOWS System Restore StateMgr exe O - HKCU Run MsnMsgr quot C Program Files MSN Messenger MsnMsgr Exe quot background O - Startup GetRight - Tray Icon lnk C Program Files GetRight getright exe O - Startup GStartup lnk C Program Files Common Files GMT GMT exe O - Extra context menu item Download with GetRight - C Program Files GetRight GRdownload htm O - Extra context menu item Open with GetRight Browser - C Program Files GetRight GRbrowse htm O - Extra button Related HKLM O - Extra Tools menuitem Show amp Related Links HKLM O - Extra button Messenger HKLM O - Extra Tools menuitem MSN Messenger Service HKLM O - DPF D CDB E-AE D- CF- B - Shockwave Flash Object - http download macromedia com pub shockwave cabs flash swflash cab O - DPF F -B - -A -B BB A C - http a g akamai net pple com bonnie us win QuickTimeInstaller exe O - DPF F C AA- B- -BA - A BB F Update Class - http v windowsupdate microsoft com CAB x ansi iuctl CAB O - DPF EF A B-FC - C - EF-FB E A E McFreeScan Class - http download mcafee com molbin iss-loc vso en-us tools mcfscan mcfscan cab nbsp
In Hijack This, check ALL of the following items.
Next, close all browser Windows, and have HT fix all checked.
O4 - HKLM\..\Run: [CMESys] "C:\PROGRAM FILES\COMMON FILES\CMEII\CMESYS.EXE"
O4 - Startup: GStartup.lnk = C:\Program Files\Common Files\GMT\GMT.exe
Next reboot into Safe Mode and remove the following files and folders that are bolded
C:\PROGRAM FILES\COMMON FILES\CMEII\CMESYS.EXE"
C:\Program Files\Common Files\GMT\GMT.exe
See here http://service1.symantec.com/SUPPOR...001052409420406 for how to start in safe mode if you don't know how.
Reboot into normal mode
Now download Spybot - Search & Destroy (if you haven't got the program installed already)
After installing, first press Online, and search for, put a check mark at, and install all updates.
Next, close all Internet Explorer windows, hit 'Check for Problems', and have SpyBot remove/fix all it finds that are in RED
Last, run HJT again and post your log again to see if anything was missed.
My problem is that starting at a random playback instance starting a song in an mp player a video or sound object on a web browser TTS or voice events in a VoiP program my sounds will cease to begin An Random Instance Stops On Sound Playback example of my problem would be Windows properly booting playing the startup and login sounds then permission sounds to allow certain programs to run I'll start Zune and then may or may not be able to start a song Sound Stops On Random Playback Instance If the song can't start the timer will remain at of Sound Stops On Random Playback Instance the duration of the song even if I adjust the progress bar of where the playback should be in the song However sometimes the song will start Then I may start Ventrilo and connecting to a server and attempting to play the quot Connected to server quot TTS event will freeze Ventrilo and force me to shut it down The mp will still play but once it stops no longer can I play any more songs even the one that was just playing Nor will I be able to play a YouTube video on Firefox An interesting note is that when this problem begins if I try to right click the Volume Control at the bottom right and bring up Playback Devices the loading circle will appear on the cursor for a moment then disappear but no window will pop up Before the problem starts this window is accessible I also get random crashes when starting some games like Call of Duty Modern Warfare or Heroes of Newerth sometimes accompanied by video distortions other times not Neither game will crash in the menu but once gameplay attempts to begin problems may or may not Sound Stops On Random Playback Instance arise Typically if the first five minutes of gameplay pass without trouble the game will continue to run flawlessly for any period of time Even a sound event like receiving an instant message on Pidgin can start the problem and then I can use no programs that require sound even trying to audibly hear a coded word for the SevenForums registration I have tried Reinstalling my graphics drivers multiple times with varying levels of success and failure Fixing my missing coprocessor issue by installing nVidia SMU drivers which actually increased the frequency of failure Restarting thousands of times Starting programs in a different order desperate Nothing seems to work This problem did not always exist The first few months of Windows Home Premium x were flawless but now my computer is so encumbered by this problem it has unreliable and hardly usable Please help
The problem seems to be getting worse by the minute. Having a playback of any sound seems lucky and I was just forced to do a Force Shut Down for the following reason:
Program preventing computer from shutdown:
Playing logoff sound...
I'm using IE 11 Version 11.162.10586.0 Update Version (KB3139929) in Windows 10. A few days ago when I started IE it showed right away "Internet Explorer stopped working and has to close". I have no idea what happened but since than I have
to start IE as administrator and it works. I checked Java and it seems I've installed the right version. I have reset IE but that didn't help either. I've run the IE diagnostic tool but nothing came up and since IE is part of Windows now I can't uninstall
and reinstall it. Is there anything else I could try?
This is a strange problem. About every other time I turn on my computer it cannot connect to the internet. It goes like this: 1. Turn on computer2. Unlock Bitlocker3. Windows 10 Loads up4. Computer does not automaticlly connect to internet5. I click on the lower right hand wifi icon6. All wireless connections in the area show up but if I click connect nothing happens.7. If I click out of the wifi list and click back into it (by clicking again on the wifi icon) all the wifi signals are gone.8. If I reset the computer everything works and the internet connects I'm on a T450s, Windows 10. This problem happens whether or not I am at home, at work, or at Starbucks. It is a very annoying problem becuase I have to reset my computer every other time I want to use the internet. Any thoughts? Thanks!https://forums.lenovo.com/t5/ThinkPad-T400-T500-and-newer-T/Wifi-Stops-Working-Everyother-Time-I-turn-on-my-Computer/td-p/3459794
I have spent a lot of time looking for the solution to the problem quoted in the topic title and I know that some of you experience the same. As it appears in a couple of threads it makes it hard to post a response in each of them, so I will create a new one.
The problem usually occurs on computers running p2p programs or other software that creates many connections. The problem is a bug in ICS (internet connection sharing), you can read a discussion here :
Vista RTM can't open new socket. - MSDN Forums
If you don't want to read the whole discussion, you can just check this link containing the solution :
After you configure Internet Connection Sharing in Windows Vista, the network connection stops working after one-to-two hours
Hope it helps
Nice first post! Welcome!http://www.vistax64.com/network-sharing/118689-solution-internet-browsing-stops-working-after-some-time-when-using-ics.html
Hello guys So I have this sort kind of problem with my v - g My wifi from time to time as I said in the title stops working it shows im connected to my router but there is no internet limited with after reconnecting to router its works again Other laptops and two phones works on the same wifi perfectly But WAIT - there is more My wifi nbsp speed when its working is horribly slow adding screenshots of speed peaks when downloading files I get only - MB s max when with the wired connection its more than MB s of pure speed I think i should add that i tried using wired connection but it stopped working after minutes just showing its limited connection and there is nothing i can do about it after puting the cable back to router its working on wifi slowly as always slow, working V3-772g stops Wi-Fi Aspire time... from Im using windows x same thing was on windows pro x Laptop comes with broadcom n adapter Aspire V3-772g Wi-Fi slow, stops working from time... Using all drivers from acer site All of the laptop amp wifi power settings set to performance Router is like cm from the laptop Can i fixed it or should I give it back to varranty repair Thats an option nbsp but I don't want it if it is not necessary because of the long repair time nbsp Sorry for my horrible english Its not my native languagehttp://community.acer.com/t5/V-and-VN-Series-Laptops/Aspire-V3-772g-Wi-Fi-slow-stops-working-from-time-to-time/td-p/453981
So I have a Xonar Essence STX with a turtle beach X12 headset hooked up all in the back. It seems that the microphone stops working after the computer has been on for some time. It seems pretty random. If I leave my computer and come back a few hours later. I can only seem to get it to work if I restart my PC! I can still hear that the microphone works, because I hear myself through the headset, but I can't record and nobody can hear me. I've tried multiple things, but the only thing that works is a fresh restart. Plz any ideas? I've updated to the latest drivers, messed with control panel settings. Went into the Xonar menu and tried switching the front panel microphone. Still Nothing. It's like something gets shut off and the only thing to turn it back on is the restart.
Windows 7 32 bit
I used to have this thing when I started up my PC when I clicked or more tabs on FF very soon after first opening it the net just crapped itself and wouldn't let anything net related open aside from mIRC if it was open prior to the net going down but I couldn't open a new one only fix was restarting everything related x amount for working of internet stops time If I waited like - mins after startup it never happened The internet icon never changed and the troubleshooter would everything internet related stops working for x amount of time always say it was working fine Recently it's started happening at random times no matter how long the PC has been on even if I just click a forum banner or something- everything internet related will stop working refuse to open other than my mIRC window if it was already connected but I can't PM anyone or join any new channels Usually lasts - minutes and then the FF page that froze will load and everything will work again I've also tried IE and Chome same result It's become extremely annoying now as it's very frequent and can last from as little as minutes to mins longest so far I've downloaded nothing new added no new hardware and the PC is a gaming PC that I built around a year and a bit ago I've scanned with MBAM Nod and Zone Alarm they've come up with nothing I'm really hoping someone here has an idea what's wrong because I'm very close to just reinstalling to get rid of this huge annoyance Thanks in advance for any help
It's probably something running in the background since all browsers are affected. Try changing your AV from automatic to notifying you so you can update definitions manually. Think of other programs that are set to run in the background or since you built the unit, if your fans are sufficient since heat can cause the problem.http://www.techsupportforum.com/forums/f217/everything-internet-related-stops-working-for-x-amount-of-time-575463.html
Not stops working random at Mouse sure if this is the right place for this but if not please point me in the right direction While using my work computer the mouse will randomly freeze on the screen as if the driver was uninstalled I reboot and everything is fine and works again I ve tried multiple mice that work fine on my personal laptop I tried to uninstall the through the device manager and reinstalling and still continues to freeze up I Mouse stops working at random feel like its a driver issue but I m not completely sure When it would freeze in the beginning I would just move it to a different usb that its never been plugged into and it d install the driver and the mouse would unfreeze However I ve now used every usb slot and that doesn t work anymore if I switch spots it stays frozen When I got the machine it would happen maybe once or twice a day Then it went to maybe once every couple days Now so far today I ve had to reboot times due to this issue this is really causing me issues because its slowing my development time down considering I have to reboot every minutes I asked someone in the office about this and they said they remember this happening with our former employee that used this machine and it was reformatted after that Which means its a hardware issue but this isn t confirmed I d like to make sure that s the issue before I have to have a new PC shipped Any help would be appreciated let me know if you need some sort of logs or whatever you may need Thank you nbsp
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Over the last week or so, my Firefox stops working within twenty seconds of me starting it. It just says "Firefox has stopped working" and I'm forced to close the browser. Windows "searches for a solution" and all it comes up with is that "a problem" forced Firefox to close. There's nothing specific to go on. Then when I close the program and try starting Firefox again, everything's fine. It's just the first attempt that goes haywire.
I'm wondering if this might have something to do with Windows Vista, because I've only been using this OS for a few months and I never had a problem with XP. Help!
Vista is pretty much one massive headache.
Check your Firefox is completely up to date.
Hello all I am currently experiencing the following on my PC stops 15 switches minutes. after Moniter itself some time also Internet working after Windows XP SP Internet stops working after minutes I think the ADSL line is getting disconnected Monitor also switches itself after some time I suspect that some malware exists in an Outlook Express dbx file The PC has a clean install of Windows XP and I noticed that the problems started occuring recently after a backup of an Outlook Express mail database was restored Internet stops working after 15 minutes. Moniter also switches itself after some time on a fresh installation of Windows Below is a copy of my Attach txt and ARK txt attached as a zip file DDS Ver - - - NTFSx Run by Jeff at on Internet Explorer Microsoft Windows XP Professional GMT Running Processes C WINDOWS system svchost -k DcomLaunch svchost exe C WINDOWS System svchost exe -k netsvcs svchost exe svchost exe C WINDOWS system spoolsv exe C WINDOWS Explorer EXE C Program Files Java jre bin jusched exe C WINDOWS system igfxtray exe C WINDOWS system igfxpers exe C WINDOWS RTHDCPL EXE C WINDOWS system igfxsrvc exe C WINDOWS system ctfmon exe C WINDOWS system svchost exe -k imgsvc C WINDOWS system wuauclt exe C Documents and Settings Jeff Desktop gmer exe C Documents and Settings Jeff Desktop dds scr Pseudo HJT Report uStart Page hxxp www google com BHO Adobe PDF Reader Link Helper e f-c d - d -b d- b d be b - c program files common files adobe acrobat activex AcroIEHelper dll BHO Skype add-on mastermind bf b-c d - d - a -a f ba c - c program files skype toolbars internet explorer SkypeIEPlugin dll BHO SSVHelper Class bb-d f - c-b eb-d daf d d - c program files java jre bin ssv dll uRun CTFMON EXE c windows system ctfmon exe mRun IMJPMIG quot c windows ime imjp IMJPMIG EXE quot Spoil RemAdvDef Migration mRun Adobe Reader Speed Launcher quot c program files adobe reader reader Reader sl exe quot mRun SunJavaUpdateSched quot c program files java jre bin jusched exe quot mRun IgfxTray c windows system igfxtray exe mRun HotKeysCmds c windows system hkcmd exe mRun Persistence c windows system igfxpers exe mRun RTHDCPL RTHDCPL EXE mRun Alcmtr ALCMTR EXE dRun CTFMON EXE c windows system CTFMON EXE dRun Skype quot c program files skype phone Skype exe quot nosplash minimized dRunOnce nltide rundll advpack dll LaunchINFSectionEx nLite inf C N uPolicies-explorer NoSMHelp x uPolicies-explorer NoSMMyPictures x uPolicies-explorer NoSMConfigurePrograms x mPolicies-explorer NoDesktopCleanupWizard x mPolicies-explorer HideRunAsVerb x dPolicies-explorer NoSMHelp x dPolicies-explorer NoSMMyPictures x dPolicies-explorer NoSMConfigurePrograms x IE e e dd -d - - b -f ba - windir Network Diagnostic xpnetdiag exe IE BF - - EC - -D B E B - BF - - EC - -D B E B - c program files skype toolbars internet explorer SkypeIEPlugin dll DPF AD C - E- D -B E - F D - hxxp java sun com update jinstall- -windows-i cab DPF CAFEEFAC- - - -ABCDEFFEDCBA - hxxp java sun com update jinstall- -windows-i cab DPF CAFEEFAC-FFFF-FFFF-FFFF-ABCDEFFEDCBA - hxxp java sun com update jinstall- -windows-i cab Notify igfxcui - igfxdev dll FIREFOX FF - ProfilePath - c docume jeff applic mozilla firefox profiles bcr b default FF - HiddenExtension Java Console No Registry Reference - c program files mozilla firefox extensions CAFEEFAC- - - -ABCDEFFEDCBA SERVICES DRIVERS R RSUSBSTOR RTS Sys Realtek USB Card Reader c windows system drivers RTS sys - - Created Last - - lt DIR gt --d-h--- c windows PIF - - lt DIR gt --d----- c docume jeff applic AVG - - lt DIR gt --d----- c windows system KB - - -c------ c windows system dllcache mrxsmb sys - - -------- c windows system xpsp res dll Find M - - a------- c windows system mswebdvd dll - - a------- c windows system t embed dll - - a------- c windows system fontsub dll - - a------- c windows system atl dll - - a------- c windows system wmpdxm dll - - a------- c windows system wininet dll - - a------- c windows system ieencode dll - - a--... Read morehttp://www.techsupportforum.com/forums/f284/internet-stops-working-after-15-minutes-moniter-also-switches-itself-after-some-time-407341.html
At no particular interval the wifi in my laptop turns off. I found that if I go into device manager disable and then re-enable it, it fixes it, but I end up doing this every other day and it really annoys me. Since I first noticed the problem, I have reinstalled windows ( for various other reasons ) multiple times, but the problem still exists. Is it a hard ware problem?
Have you tried plugging into a different slot?, you sure your drivers are up to date? and what is the model number?http://www.sevenforums.com/network-sharing/121579-wireless-stops-working-random-days.html
Hey guys looking for some help. I have a Acer ES1 laptop running Windows 10. The problem i'm having is the 2 finger scroll stops working at random on sites like Youtube, etc. I am using the ELAN driver.
Any ideas how i can fix this. I am terrible with computers so if you don't mind dumbing it down for me, thanks alot
Go to Settings, Devices, select Mouse&Touchpad, scroll down to Additional Mouse Options, go to Elan tab, highlight the Elan smartpad and click Options, try switching to reverse scroll and other options to get the right settings which could work for you, I have attached my settings for comparing but you may have to try different options.
Hey everyone I have an old Compaq Presario that freezes up after a while And by freezing up I mean that sometimes while surfing the net or running Media Player everything stops responding mouse keyboard internet connection - everything I have to actually press the power button and restart the system that way Twice out of the s of times the computer has done this I recieved quot System Has Recovered From A Serious Error quot message and after the report is done and sent the help site that comes up from windows says quot Problem Caused By Device Driver quot but then states that MS can t give me any help with the problem There seems to be something wrong here obviously and I ve checked the Device Manager for the yellow exclamation and have none The system goes like this Compag Presario AMD Athlon Mhz GB PC Mhz RAM Windows XP Home W PSU nVidia GeForce MX MB can anyone help out p s also yesterday while trying to search on yahoo my cursor would move from one spot times working at stops Computer random to another on the search box and then type in random parts of searches I had done earlier that day Any idea Computer stops working at random times as to what s going on here to nbsp
Hello, for a couple of days I started to get thoose sound bugs, it stop working for a second and then the sound continues again.
This happends when i'm watching a serie or listening to music, whenever I open a new tab on my chrome the sound stops for like a second maybe even a milisecond or so.
I'm not sure but I think it started when I wanted to clean some stuff from my HDD (C:), (my videos and games), my games was on my (C:) and I uninstalled them and installed them again on my (D:)
This first was not a problem because it was not a big of a deal, it happened maybe once a hour or so but now it happends more and more often.
This is starting to get annoying so I decided to finally try and solve this problem.
Hello everyone I've got the sound Sound working stops blues BACKGROUND INFO Before all of this happened my PC was running fine Then I downloaded Tune Up Utilities to help clean up my computer It scheduled a chkdsk which was fine with me The next time I restarted the chkdsk started up but then I accidentally powered off the computer during it When I turned it back on the PC would get to the XP loading screen and then bluescreen and reboot I managed to fix the XP installation with the repair disc Once I Sound stops working got everything back up though thats when the sound problem started I eventually resorted to formatting and even THAT didn't fix it THE PROBLEM After a while my sound will cut out and when I try to play things in Winamp or anything it will stay stuck The sounds will sputter for a second and then freeze Also when the sound dies sometimes programs will start to Sound stops working freeze up to the point I can't even kill them in tskmgr System sounds don't play either I've tried updating to the latest drivers I tried an older version of the drivers too Things I've tried and checked - Updating to SP - Using the newest drivers and older drivers - Checked if there was conflicting IRQ's - there are none - Formatted and did a fresh install of XP - Made sure I had disabled on-board sound - Nothing in Events Log or Alerts - Updated my BIOS I can't even remember all the things I did so you might name some that I already tried Here is a copy of my dxdiag using an old driver NOTE When the sound fails dxdiag won't open at first and then the second time I try to open it it will say quot dxdiag had a problem opening 'Sound' previously Would you like to skip this etc quot DXDiag http pastebin com m ehttp://www.techsupportforum.com/forums/f10/sound-stops-working-270075.html
ok i start up my notebook and i have sound. then audio stops working .. well media players stop working a message says that a sound device is not detected. but i have sound it just stops.. i use to have a run code. this code showed a list of programs that start when i turn on my computer it showed if it was running or had been stopped. i use to fix the audio by starting my audio that had been stopped... but i dont have the run code anymore.. it was something like %systemroot% but it was longer than this
please if you have a clue of what i am talking about leave it so i can turn on the sound when it turns off for some reasoon
Check your default audio driver. Better uninstall it and reinstall a new one.
Hello everyone I ve got the sound blues BACKGROUND INFO Before all Sound working stops of this happened my PC was running fine Then I downloaded Tune Up Utilities to help clean up my computer It scheduled a chkdsk which was fine with me The next time I restarted the chkdsk started up but then I accidentally powered Sound stops working off the computer during it When I turned it back on the PC would get to the XP loading screen and then bluescreen and reboot I managed to fix the XP installation with the repair disc Once I got everything back up though thats when the sound problem started I eventually resorted to formatting and even THAT didn t fix it THE PROBLEM After a while my sound will cut out and when I try to play things in Winamp or anything it will stay stuck The sounds will sputter for a second and then freeze Also when the sound dies sometimes programs will start to freeze up to the point I can t even kill them in tskmgr System sounds don t play either I ve tried updating to the latest drivers I tried an older version of the drivers too Things I ve tried and checked - Updating to SP - Using the newest drivers and older drivers - Checked if there was conflicting IRQ s - there are none - Formatted and did a fresh install of XP - Made sure I had disabled on-board sound - Nothing in Events Log or Alerts - Updated my BIOS I can t even remember all the things I did so you might name some that I already tried Here is a copy of my dxdiag using an old driver NOTE When the sound fails dxdiag won t open at first and then the second time I try to open it it will say quot dxdiag had a problem opening Sound previously Would you like to skip this etc quot DXDiag http pastebin com m e nbsp
Hmm , sounds very strange , the only thing I can think of is your sound card may be on its way out but that wouldnt explain the program freezes.
Seeing as you did a fresh install of windows , the only other thing I can think of is that maybe an area on your Hard disk is damaged.
Past 5 weeks or so my internet connection has been having issues. Internet stops working for everything on the network. My computer (windows 7) doesn't usually say the internet is having issues during the disconnects, it says the network still has a connection to the internet, but loading a webpage in chrome gives me a DNS_PROBE_FINISHED_NO_INTERNET error. When i'm in a skype call while my internet does this, the call quality remains normal, but people in the call can't hear me, or my voice is excessively distorted. This lasts for 20-30 seconds till i drop from the call. In skype's call details it says i have BW_CRITICAL under my problems. My send packet loss also raises from 0%/0% to ~55%/360%. Just want an answer to why my internet is disconnected and how to resolve it. :/
Hey my friend's laptop compaq Presario is being very buggy On the occasional successful boot either the keyboard or the mouse wont work generally working keyboard mouse stops Random or included HJT - one or the other One time the keyboard didn't work Random keyboard or mouse stops working - HJT included and we couldn't log in so we hibernated and unhibernated and bam the keyboard started working I ran the online activescan and it detected threats but only cleaned up the tracking cookies about ish of them Is there another scanner somebody would recommend that would find the rest of the threats and delete them Before running activescan I ran spybot S amp D and it only found about tracking cookies Please help HJT Logfile of Trend Micro HijackThis Random keyboard or mouse stops working - HJT included v Scan saved at PM on Platform Windows XP SP WinNT MSIE Internet Explorer v SP Boot mode Normal Running processes C WINDOWS System smss exe C WINDOWS system winlogon exe C WINDOWS system services exe C Random keyboard or mouse stops working - HJT included WINDOWS system lsass exe C WINDOWS system Ati evxx exe C WINDOWS system svchost exe C WINDOWS System svchost exe C WINDOWS system spoolsv exe C Program Files Sprint Sierra Wireless Sprint PCS Connection Manager SPCSUtilityService exe C WINDOWS system svchost exe C WINDOWS system Ati evxx exe C WINDOWS Explorer EXE C Program Files Synaptics SynTP SynTPLpr exe C Program Files Synaptics SynTP SynTPEnh exe C Program Files ATI Technologies ATI Control Panel atiptaxx exe C Program Files HPQ Quick Launch Buttons EabServr exe C Program Files Java jre bin jusched exe C Program Files hpq HP Wireless Assistant HP Wireless Assistant exe C Program Files Hp HP Software Update HPWuSchd exe C Program Files Adobe Photoshop Album Starter Edition Apps apdproxy exe C Program Files HPQ shared hpqwmi exe C Program Files Sprint Sierra Wireless Sprint PCS Connection Manager SPCSCM exe C WINDOWS system wscntfy exe C Program Files Common Files Apple Mobile Device Support bin AppleMobileDeviceService exe C Program Files Mozilla Firefox firefox exe C Program Files Trend Micro HijackThis HijackThis exe R - HKCU Software Microsoft Internet Explorer Main Search Bar http ie redirect hp com svs rdr TY ario amp pf laptop R - HKCU Software Microsoft Internet Explorer Main Start Page http ie redirect hp com svs rdr TY ario amp pf laptop O - BHO Adobe PDF Reader Link Helper - E F-C D - D -B D- B D BE B - C Program Files Adobe Acrobat ActiveX AcroIEHelper dll O - BHO SSVHelper Class - BB-D F - C-B EB-D DAF D D - C Program Files Java jre bin ssv dll O - HKLM Run IMJPMIG quot C WINDOWS IME imjp IMJPMIG EXE quot Spoil RemAdvDef Migration O - HKLM Run PHIME ASync C WINDOWS system IME TINTLGNT TINTSETP EXE SYNC O - HKLM Run PHIME A C WINDOWS system IME TINTLGNT TINTSETP EXE IMEName O - HKLM Run SynTPLpr C Program Files Synaptics SynTP SynTPLpr exe O - HKLM Run SynTPEnh C Program Files Synaptics SynTP SynTPEnh exe O - HKLM Run ATIPTA C Program Files ATI Technologies ATI Control Panel atiptaxx exe O - HKLM Run Cpqset C Program Files HPQ Default Settings cpqset exe O - HKLM Run eabconfg cpl C Program Files HPQ Quick Launch Buttons EabServr exe Start O - HKLM Run SunJavaUpdateSched quot C Program Files Java jre bin jusched exe quot O - HKLM Run hpWirelessAssistant C Program Files hpq HP Wireless Assistant HP Wireless Assistant exe O - HKLM Run HP Software Update C Program Files Hp HP Software Update HPWuSchd exe O - HKLM Run Adobe Photo Downloader quot C Program Files Adobe Photoshop Album Starter Edition Apps apdproxy exe quot O - Startup DING lnk C Program Files Southwest Airlines Ding Ding exe O - Global Startup Adobe Reader Speed Launch lnk C Program Files Adobe Acrobat Reader reader sl exe O - Global Startup Microsoft Office lnk C Program Files Microsoft Office Office OSA EXE O - Global Startup Post-it Software Notes Lite lnk C Program Files M PSNLite PsnLite exe O - Extra context menu item E amp xport to Microsoft Excel - r... Read morehttp://www.techsupportforum.com/forums/f284/random-keyboard-or-mouse-stops-working-hjt-included-265143.html
I have a Compaq V us Everytime I working. My Computer stops sound start the computer I hear windows start up But after it thinks and i My Computer sound stops working. go to a media player and or a internet site that contains audio like youtube the sound doesnt play but the whole time i hear computer sounds like beeps and things i just lose control of my player and internet play When I click on a song in a player i get this message quot Windows Media Player cannot play the file because there is a problem with your sound device There might not be a sound device installed on your computer it might be in use by another program or it might not be functioning properly quot I use to have a run code I got off this site that I would use to turn on my audio after it turned itself off the code was something like systemroot but it had more to it the page this code sent me too had all the programs that start when i start up the computer and it had whether they were started or stopped on it this is how i fixed the audio does anyone have this run code and or does anyone have any ideas on how i can fix the sound so i dont need to go to run nbsp
I have a Compaq PC with Windows XP Home SP2 an integrated SoundMax sound card. It is almost 4 years old.
The sound card has always worked fine, until recently. However, now it will stop generating sound (ie., using iTunes or RealPlayer) periodically. Then if I re-boot it starts working again... for a while. Then it stops again.
I have tried updating the driver several times, and the sound will work fine for a while, but the problem is still happening.
Any advice on how to diagnose the cause would be greatly appreciated.
My acer (aspier v5 171 Series) (windows 8) has been working smoothly for 1 year now, but since couple of days the sound would go off if something is not being played for sometime. then I need to restart to get it back...initially I though it happens after I lock the laptop but today it went off even without locking.
all the sound icons like speaker icon, volume bar is functional but with no sound.
There is a Windows 8 forum. Since this is an issue with a Windows 8 system may be better to post there.
Windows 8 Forums
I've bought a set of new speakers for listening to music on my PC. However they stop playing randomly after a while. If I then go to the Device-manager and rightclick on the speakers (which is set as the default Device for sound) and do the test it works again for a while, whereupon the pattern repeats again.
First I used The built-in Realtek HD audio on my ASUS MB, and then I installed a Creative SB Audigy 2CZ sound card to see if it had anything to do with the Realtek-setup, but the patterne is the same.
Before I bought the speakers I uset my Headphones and never experienced these kind of problems.
Any help to get on with this would be appreciated.
First, if you installed a separate sound card, you must disable the on-board (RealTek) in the BIOS or they can conflict, and could even possibly cause the problem you are having.
Second, your "sound card", as listed in your specs is NOT the NVIDIA High Definition Audio, that is ONLY for HDMI audio.
Your sound card would be the SoundBlaster Audigy, if its still installed.
A couple days ago my sound has stopped working it could be a virus because when i click on links in Google they redirect me
i have ran mcafee and deletes virus and Trojans
quarantined win host
For the sound i have checked all the common stuff like it being muted or unplugged
the sound use to work off and on when i restarted it now it just works during the login sound
it says no audio device found please help i just joined because there were no forums about this
Most of the time none of my internet browsers will open when i click them chrome wont load. Everything else works
when i do get on when i search stuff on google the links redirect me to diferent sites
also my sound does not work now
Mcaffe wants me to quarantine WINHOST and deletes the artemis trojan
PLEASE HELP I FEEL HELPLESS
I'm having a problem with my sound when watching videos on GOM Player. While watching some videos the sound will begin to fade away and become quieter until eventually I cannot hear any sound at all. I have to exit out of GOM Player, then start it again for the sound to work.
I think it could also be an issue with GOM Player.
I've been able to watch some videos without any sound problems, but for other videos the sound always stops working after a few minutes. All of the videos are AVI files, and there doesn't seem to be any differences between them that would cause 1 to work but the other to not work.
Does anyone have some ideas of what the problem could be? My operating system is 32bit Windows XP if that helps.
If you other players work ok....try Kmplayer too then it would be a issue with Gom player...also maybe some of the AVI may be suspect also.
I m having a problem with my sound when watching videos on GOM Player which is very confusing to me While watching some videos the sound will begin to fade GOM working stops player sound away and become quieter until eventually I cannot hear any sound at all I have to exit out of GOM Player then start it again for the GOM player sound stops working sound to work At first I thought this issue was happening because of my stereo system that may still be the problem I just bought a new stereo system the stereo system is Logitech GOM player sound stops working LS at the time this problem started happening so it would make sense that that s causing the issue But I never have problems when using any other GOM player sound stops working program to watch the videos so that made me think it could also be an issue with GOM Player I ve been able to watch some videos without any sound problems but for other videos the sound always stops working after a few minutes All of the videos are AVI files and there doesn t seem to be any differences between them that would cause to work but the other to not work Does anyone have some ideas of what the problem could be My operating system is bit vista if that helps nbsphttps://forums.techguy.org/threads/gom-player-sound-stops-working.940560/
I'm using Vista, 32-Bit. Audio is Conexant High Definition SmartAudio 211, Version 4.36
HP Pavilion dv6700
When I updated my Conexant audio to 4.36, I had to reboot my laptop. The audio was working for a while, after then it randomly stopped working. I had this problem 1 month ago or so. The audio was not muted, it was enabled and it said it had no problems. I don't really know whats happening.
Roll back to the previous driver. Go to device manager,sound,conexant.Right click and go to properties. You will see the option there.http://www.vistax64.com/sound-audio/283696-sound-randomly-stops-working.html
Windows media player works but when i go to places like youtube it works for a little bit then stops .I restart my computer and it seems to work but then their is no sound again.I checked for viruses and got rid of them but it did not help. My volume is on but nothing plays but windows media player .I use an online alarm clock and it did not wake me up because their was no sound.
Edit: never mind, i just plugged in some headphones and removed them now it works.
Hi there So my computer has given me this problem in the past- and it righted itself Not this time I have a SoundMax onboard soundcard on a Gateway desktop and according to device manager everything is working fine but no sound could come from the speakers So I decided maybe it is a hardware thing- I happen to have another Creative stops working sound sp2 i xp restart when sound card here lets try it It worked Yay Then I restart and then sound stops working when i restart xp sp2 it stoped working too So now I have two sound cards one onboard one PCI both appear to be in total working order according to XP and neither emit any sound after I restart the machine so I am assuming this is a registry issue or something windows related Can anyone out there give me a hint I went to Start Run DXDIAG - Sound and Sound and both said they were working fine and no problems but when I ran the Test Direct Sound nothing came out nbsp
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I have a Dell Precision 670 Win XP SP2 system. My Default Windows Sound Scheme has stopped working. I can hear the sounds in the Sound Scheme Setup when checked individually (Control Panel->Sounds...->Sounds & Audio Devices->Sounds tab). But the Program events such as as New Mail arrival, Critical Failures etc are NOT working! It is a minor issue but deeply annoying! In the Audio tab Default Device for Sound playback & recording are set to "SoundMax Digital Audio" & MIDI music playback is set to "Microsoft GS Wavetable SW synth" Speaker setup is set to "Desktop Stereo Speakers". Volume is NOT muted. I could not find ANY relevant postings on Microsoft site. Any help would be greatly appreciated.
Thanks in advance.
this is just for starters
do you have a Windows Xp cd, not the restore cd's that come with some systems, the cd will have the Windows logo & 3D hollowgram/image on it
if you do not maybe you can barrow one from a friend/family member/co-worker as long as it is the same version that is on your system
if you have (Windows XP Home Ed. sp2 ) then the cd will have to be that / if you have a cd with (Windows XP Home Ed. )you will have to slipstream (SP2 ) onto a disk that you create
this also applies to (Windows XP Professsional )
now if you do have the Windows XP cd with sp2 please follow these steps
performing a (sfc) system file checker
It is a scan that checks the core files & dlls of the (os) operating system and replaces them if they are corrupt or missing with the correct original version
#1 then select (run) , then press enter
a window will open
#2 type in ( cmd ) then press enter
another window will open
#3 type in ( sfc )then press enter
another window will open
#4 type in (sfc /purgecache) then enter / your pc will work like crazy / this helps in rebuiding the cache file (notice the space between (sfc & /)
#5 type in (sfc /scannow ) then press enter ( notice the space between the (sfc & / )
now a scan will start , have your (Windows XP software disk ready ) your pc may ask for this disc when it starts or during the scan( so you must sit with the pc while this scan functions ) , if it does then incert the cd into one of your cd/rom/player's , your pc will then reconnize it and continue , you will then have to minimize the splash screen for the cd to see the scan , when the scan is finished you will need to close the cd and all open windows , then remove the cd
you will then need to do a ( Disk Cleanup ) , then empty the caches & temp files thru the (Internet Options) , then do a defrag
restart your pc
then do a defrag again after the reboot
then get back to us
Just made a new build about 3-4 weeks ago and randomly sound does not work on most sites like myspace, youtube, or any other sites that use sound/music. i believe everything else works fine like the games i play but just those kinds of sites will not work.
specs : Asus P5KC mobo
intel core 2duo 2.66 ghz
2bg ocz ram
320 gb hardrive
sony optical dvd cd drive
it has a onboard sound card
500 wat antec basiq power supply
and i have noticed when i try to play videos on youtube, the video starts with no sound of course, and then stops at the 2 second mark.
I realize that this may sound as a hardware problem but my problem really starts with a bizarre glitch I start using my computer as normal and suddenly there will be glitch or switch and the sys tray will switch from xp olive theme to classic view and often coming back to xp olive theme although not always The real problem starts after this happens any programs I have not started running before this happens have no sound afterwards the programs run fine be it players games etc except they will have no sound If I try to open winamp after the glitch for example stops working device Sound it will report an error although the appropriate drivers are installed When all of this has happened if I Sound device stops working check the sound and audio device manager there is no soundcard selected and no possibility of selecting one its all greyed out This is all solved once I restart my computer everything goes back to normal until the glitch happens again I have tried a few things re-installing the drivers and so forth None of it has worked Here is what I think are the relevant sys information VAIO model VGN-FS F a latinamerica Sound device stops working model operating system XP pro sp Intel R M processor GHz sound controller Realtek High Definition Audio Thank you very much in advance to any and all help I ve been trying to solve this on my own but its Failtown population Thanks you guys ps I edited this post from the last in two ways I deleted the link previously posted I m sorry to have caused any problems it was meant as a reference nothing else and I deleted such program from my computer so its no longer an issue The computer was donated to myself by my sister I m sure there s a lot of little nuggets of information and such that I haven t yet discovered nbsp
how long has this problem occured and do you have your xp cd?
My computer sound stops working after a while I have a Compaq V us Everytime I start the computer I hear windows start up But after it thinks and i go to a media player and or a internet site that contains audio like youtube the sound doesnt play but the whole time i hear computer sounds like beeps and things i just lose control of my player and internet play When I click on a song in a player i get this message quot Windows Media Player cannot play the file because there is a problem with your sound device There might not be a sound device installed on your computer it might be in use by another program or it might not be functioning properly quot I use to have a run code I got off this site that I would use to turn on my audio after it turned itself off the code was something like systemroot but it had more to it the page this code sent me too had all the programs that start when i start up the computer and it stops HELP Computer sound !!! working. had whether they were started HELP !!! Computer sound stops working. or stopped on it this is how i fixed the audio does anyone have this run code and or does anyone have any ideas on how i can fix the sound so i dont need to go to run nbsphttps://forums.techguy.org/threads/help-computer-sound-stops-working.549979/
I'm using a computer built by a local tech guy with a monitor with built in speakers. Recently, the sound stops working in the middle of using the computer. When I reboot it, the sound works again. I read somewhere that flash content takes over the sound system and you have to reboot to get your sound back. Is there any truth to this? And what about Java, which I use for a chat room; can that do the same thing?
Hi GregCujo, and welcome to TSF.
Flash player is java based anyway so the answer is probably yes.
Try this fix and let us know if it solved your problem.
Please follow these steps to remove older version Java components and update.
First remove the older versions:Download JavaRa and unzip it to your desktop.
Double-click on JavaRa.exe to start the program.
Click on Remove Older Versions to remove the older versions of Java installed on your computer.
Click Yes when prompted. When JavaRa is done, a notice will appear that a logfile has been produced. Click OK.
A logfile will pop up. Please save it to a convenient location.
Now let's download and install the newest version:Download the latest version of Java Runtime Environment (JRE) 6 Update 7.
Click on Windows XP/Vista/2000/2003 Offline and save the downloaded file to your desktop.
Close any programs you may have running - especially your web browser.
Then from your desktop double-click on the download to install the newest version.
Reboot your computer.
I have a laptop running XP home edition and all of the sudden my sound died . I didnt install anything , no updates , nothing . I just shut down my computer and turned it back on one day to find the sound is completely gone . Ive been trying for hours and I cant put my finger on what could possibly be wrong .
If I try connect speakers to the laptop then the speakers make a very loud and obnoxious buzzing sound . My sound card is Realtek AC97 audio . If I go into my hardware properties then it claims that everything is working fine , which is obviously false . Please help
Do you have the sound drivers, or can you download them from the manufacturer's website? If so, I'd uninstall the sound drivers completely, then re-install them to see if it clears it up.http://www.techsupportforum.com/forums/f10/sound-suddenly-stops-working-47642.html
Hi there I have picked up my stops working sound mouse and a problem Started bout a month ago my mouse functions back and forward and sound movies mp mkv games stops working after awhile In videos it will display but no sound and with music winamp will give me the error my sound and mouse stops working quot bad direct sound driver please install proper drivers or select another device in configuration error code quot but it shows the sound is working properly at the device manager the clicking my sound and mouse stops working sound is there when open folders and the restart sound and the only way to resolve this is to restart But after bout min it starts over again I have Formated in this month and the problem is still there i am using bitdefender internet security and its showing that i have no viruses Could this be a hardware issue or software issue or a virus If someone can help will be much appreciated My system win xp sp cpu - e mobo - gigabyte ep -ud p sound - onboard VGA - HD gb HDD - x tb sata HDD - gb IDE mouse - cybersnipa stinger keyboard - merc stealth PSU - raidmax w
LOL so i guess im screwed!!! :)http://www.techsupportforum.com/forums/f10/my-sound-and-mouse-stops-working-426376.html
Hi So just a couple days ago my sound was working absolutely fine I started up my computer and noticed that there was no sound on start up despite the speakers being on I first checked the back of the computer and found that the speakers were plugged in as they had stops working.. Sound mysteriously always been but I disconnected them and reconnected anyways I go into itunes to test a couple songs still nothing The subwoofer however that was also still plugged in was working properly but no sound from the speakers The next thing I do is check out the sound in the control panel I try disabling and enabling restart system and still no sound I then checked the drivers which appeared to be up to date I uninstall and reinstalled them anyways still nothing I don't understand what could have gone wrong I can confirm that it isn't the speakers themselves as I tried them out on Sound mysteriously stops working.. my cellphone ipod and macbook and they worked just fine I have tried playing around with the cords putting them in the only slots they can fit in and nope still nothing Is it possible that my sound card decided to crap out randomly or is it something else And what can I do to fix it Please help
My sisters computer had a very similar issue recently. I reinstalled the drivers even though they were the same version/date. This worked.... temporarily. The sound quit again after about a week. I put a $35.oo Sound Blaster card in it and has been fine ever sincehttp://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/550512/sound-mysteriously-stops-working/
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my sound works everytime i start my computer up
but after a few hours it stops working on youtube and vlc/foobar/media player
but when i hit log off, the sound works again (the logoff sound even plays.)
what is going on?
Please fill out the My System Specs to start with. We are in the dark as to what you have.
A good place to start is your vendor's sound drivers. Reinstall the latest vendor sound drivers.
Win2000. Built on sound card. Works for a time then stops. Have to reboot to enable again. Any idea?
My sound works it just stops working after so long of a program being open If i reopen the program then it works again for a lil bit I just recently put a quad core AMD Phenom II x and a nvidia GeForce GTS video card in my machine core in dual core died and my video card died replacing my old stuff I updated my sound stuff from my motherboard's website after it wasnt working and got a quot VIA HD Audio Deck quot which looks a lot better but has not helped as of yet I believe this to be either something wrong with the motheboard onboard sound or something pertaining to my sound and some form of privilege I have messed around with not allowing other programs access etc with my sound and has not stops working program for Sound current changed anything It might be good to mention that im currently running off gigs of memory somehow my nd gig stick went bad while my cpu sat idle for the past months
Does the issue occur while playing a specific program ?
Does it die after a specified amount of time on an application ?
Hi So randomly stops M17x Sound Alienware working. when I open my laptop up and it s been in sleep mode the audio stops working nbsp Scrolling the mouse over the speaker icon says quot No device driver installed Alienware M17x Sound stops working. quot or something along those lines nbsp A simple restart of the laptop has always fixed it nbsp I have only owned the laptop since the end of September and bought it brand new and it s been doing this randomly since day nbsp Tonight was different Alienware M17x Sound stops working. though restarting the computer did not fix the issue nbsp Tried restarting or times but still did not work nbsp Also the problem never occurs unless the computer goes into sleep mode nbsp If the audio is working when I am using the computer it will remain working and does not just turn off while I am using the computer Things I tried tonight Re installed driver from Dell website restarted - Didn t work Ran the BIOS which I found as a possible solution in a different thread on this forum restarted - Didn t work Looked in my audio device properties in the control panel while the problem was going on and it just said quot No audio device installed quot So finally I shut the computer off for a while and then it started working when I fired Alienware M17x Sound stops working. it up just now nbsp So as of right now it s working but I wonder for how long nbsp Any ideas on what else I can do or should I be looking into a warranty repair replacement issue here
I don't know if it is hardware or software related. I would have thought the BIOS but you tried that. Next time it happens check the Audio Service. Go to Start>Run and type "services.msc" (without quotes) then hit the 'Enter' key (or click 'ok'). The Services window will appear. Scroll down until you find "Windows Audio" towards the bottom of the list. Check that it is enabled, set to automatic, and running. If it isn't, double click on it and change the Startup type to Automatic, then click Start, Apply, and OK. If it stops in the future even when set to automatic then I would be suspicious of a problem with Windows itself.
That is all I can think of. Suggest that you post on the Alienware Club discussion board and be sure to tell them that you already have posted on the Laptop Audio board or else they might just send you back here. In the meantime you might get a better answer from someone else on this board.
It will be helpful for them if you say the exact model name of your laptop if it is not the original M17x, for example M17x R2, R3, or R4.
Sometimes I get this error and I cant hear any sound from my speakers... when I restart, it works fine
Direct Sound output v2.42 (d) error
Bad Direct Sound Driver. Please install proper drivers or select another device in configuration
Error Code: 88780778
How can I solve this without restarting?
You may have a Currupt or Incompatible sound drivers.
If you have a disc with the drivers on it you will have to uninstall the present Sound Drivers and Re-Insatll them from your CD or MB Disc.
Okay well this happened like 2-3 weeks ago, i have an extremely annoying problem.. The sound of my computer would randomly stop working for some reason.. Not only that, but when i watch youtube the video or any video it won't load and it would literally pause or freeze.
To fix this i would have to disconnect/reconnect my headset or disable/enable my headset through the sound control panel; when i do this, it seems to fix everything, as the sound would come back and the videos would load back up and work normally again, but in 20min or 1hour the same problem would occur again and i would have to do the same process over and over again... Anyone has a solution for this weird phenomenon?
My OS is windows 8.1
And my headset is a Logitech H540
That's USB headphones, right ? Maybe your USB controller goes to "sleep" or headphones' driver itself. Change those power saving settings and see.http://www.eightforums.com/sound-audio/47995-sound-audio-randomly-stops-working.html
I am watching a youtube video and the volume would stop working.. So, I would have to refresh the youtube video and get back to the part I left off, and it's very annoying and i'm wasting my monthly usage.
Also, I would on iTunes and same problem.. after 1-2 minutes of audio, it would suddenly stop working.
When I am playing a video from Windows media player, i would get an error message that says "An audio device was disconnected or reconfigured. Verify that the audio device is connected, and then try to play the item again".
I tried restarting my computer and it didn't help, my speakers/audio have been working fine for the past year until a couple days ago :S
What is the audio chipset status in Device Manager when the problem occurs? If the audio chipset if greyed out or not listed, there is a hardware fault.
The sound on my computer Dell Optiplex keeps going out If I restart the computer it will come back on but I don't know how to stop it from happening to begin with or why it keeps cutting out It's quite annoying When I click on the sound icon in the right hand corner I get this message There are no active mixer devices available I have tried all the suggested fixes for this but the only thing that works is to restart the computer I have gone to the control panel to add new hardware That doesn't work as everything shows up as working just fine Can't add anything I have checked the device manager -- nothing has a yellow exclamation point I have tried to update the driver -- I get the message that I have the latest driver installed I have tried to stop and then restart the service in services msc No computer - restart must Sound stops working change Sound still won't work According to belarc advisor this is what I have on my computer ADS DVD Xpress B SndTAudio SoundMAX Integrated Digital Audio USB Audio Device This could be worse - I could totally and Sound stops working - must restart computer always without sound but it's really quite annoying to have multiple programs open I work from home on the computer and have to close everything down in order to restart to get the sound back It's such an unproductive waste of time and suggests that there is something wrong Anyone have any other ideas I haven't tired yet
I need a few more details. What sound device are you using? Headphones? Speakers that connect through 3.5mm jack? What is the USB audio device as listed by belarc? When does the sound stop working? Does it stop working while streaming a video? What are you doing when the sound stops working?
As a good first step, first uninstall the sound drivers and software from Control Panel\add and remove programs\uninstall and then reinstall by downloading the newest version directly from dell's website: http://www.dell.com/support/drivers/us/en/19/ProductSelector You can find the service tag generally on the top, side, or back of the desktop.
Because this is an older computer (I assume since it is running windows xp), I suggest you open the case, dust the computer out and while you have it open, inspect the motherboard for blown or bulging capacitors: https://www.google.com/search?q=blown+or+bulging+capacitors+motherboard&source=lnms&tbm=isch&sa=X&ei=cR7ZU8zAB9amyASd34HABw&ved=0CAYQ_AUoAQ&biw=1272&bih=766
Occasionally the sound just stops working, no error message, no screech or and indication of any kind that the sound has quit other than the silence. There is nothing wrong in device manager.
I can get the sound back if I reboot my system. Weird thing is that sound fixes itself before the shutdown (plays the Windows exit tune). My issue is that I have to wait for a reboot and want to know if there is a way to reset the sound card without rebooting.
Vista 32 Ultimate, X-Fi card with all latest drivers installed. This has been happening for a long time with different driver installs so I don't believe the drivers are the issue.
Just answered my own question. I went into Control Panel/Sounds, etc. and chose Speakers/Properties than on the Advanced Tab attempted to change the default format. I received a message saying that the device is being used by another application. I selected Yes to continue and ran test. The speakers were working so I changed the default back and exited. I tried using a video that I had open in Firefox and still no sound and there was no sound for email notification either. I closed and restarted Firefox and went back to the video and the sound was working again. Apparently this is a problem with Firefox.
I posted this in the Crashing and Debugging section by mistake...Requesting Help Please...My audio stops working and everything else seems to not function, I don't know if Windows crashed (which it seems like) or the Sound is causing this problem...but this happens ususallly when I am running a program which relies on Audio a lot...such as my media Player or a Game...after around a few hours the sound stops working correctly and after I exit the program I can't run other programs without them crashing...I have to restart the PC for everything to work normally till it happens again....I am currently running Windows 7 Professional x64..
I also have SRS sandbox running and my sound card is a integrated realtek ALC888. I have installed the the latest realtek 2.39 drivers as well...I need help in fixing this issue...I have uploaded my System info in case it would be needed...thanks
I suggest you run Windows troubleshooters, this may help you find the issue and resolve it: Windows 7 features - Windows Troubleshooting - Microsoft Windows.
Windows Outreach Team
Started happening just recently and pretty interesting. I know I am due for a crash when my computer no longer auto-sleeps and my DAC (basically a USB soundcard to non audiophiles) will no longer output sound. What is interesting is that it does not actually crash unless I unplug the DAC from my USB hub and then plug it back in. Doing so causes an immediate BSOD. As far as I can tell the computer won't crash until I mess with the DAC (but no other option but a restart if I want sound.) Greatly appreciate the help!
for some reason out of the blue my computer randomly stops playing sounds and anything to do with videos this includes streaming videos from the net and the only way to fix it is to restart, all drivers are up to date sound wise, codecs are all up to date video wise. and the sound and video drivers appear in the device manager as working properly.
any ideas apart from throw out the comp lol.
I am becoming frustrated with this problem as my PC is no more than 2 months old.......(dell). i do not switch my PC off and each morning i get up and attempt to play media....say on bbc news......(picture and audio) it does not work. the media plays for a few seconds and then freezes and i never hear any sound. I have discovered that restarting the PC fixes this every time. It then works for the rest of the day.......
I am completely confused. Have looked at my drivers and it says they are all working fine plus i can see no problems with the sound under control panel....mind you i have basic knowledge. I have no different software on this new pc than i had on an older model and i never had such problems. i would appreciate some guidance as i have run out of ideas.......many many thanks
I think you should carefully check you sound card drivers for the latest updates. As I understood you have a built-in sound card. That type of problem is rather common and the reason is in the poor software. Good luck in your search!
I've only just started to realize this, but my sound will stop working if I have a combo of programs running. Mainly Skype and League of Legends. When I have those two on, more LoL, my audio stutters or just won't work at all. I'll get problem with playback device on Skype. I've updated my drivers and disabled bandwidth hogs, but I can't seem to get it to work.
If this isn't the right forum for this please feel free to move it, I figured it might be audio.
Both of those use audio and if both are active at the same time it can cause a sound conflict. Usually only one audio application at a time can be used.http://www.sevenforums.com/sound-audio/310379-sound-lags-stops-working-when-running-certain-programs.html
Hi all Recently moved apartments and as part of that I shut down and packed up my computer Upon sound stops working, onboard no audio Realtek getting it set up at the new place I found that the rear panel audio was now displaying quot Not plugged in quot and not producing sound the front panel headphone jack was no longer working and I had numerous playback devices from AMD presumably for the HDMI audio I've found several other threads online describing a similar problem but I haven't been able to fix my issue I've tried a Realtek onboard audio stops working, no sound few basic troubleshooting things in isolation as well as in combination Confirmed the speakers worked Uninstalling the Realtek High Definition Audio device from Device Manager without removing the driver Uninstalling the Realtek device and Realtek onboard audio stops working, no sound removing the driver files Installing the latest Realtek drivers Installing the latest AMD drivers for my graphics card System Restore to a known good date Editing the registry to disable jack detection - this did allow me to set Speakers as default but didn't otherwise help I'm completely out of ideas and considering just buying a sound card but I thought I ought to ask here first Any information or suggestions would be very helpful I've attached a DxDiag export Thankshttp://www.sevenforums.com/sound-audio/378828-realtek-onboard-audio-stops-working-no-sound.html
I use a dell XPS m1530 laptop with windows 7
Every time I use any VoIP software such as Skype or Starcraft2 voice chat, my system looses any ability to play any sound what so ever (even if minimize starcraft 2 and try playing some mp3 file)
This happens only until I hanging up the call in skype or disabling the Voice chat in starcraft2.
I think this problem started a few month ago when I connected a nokia bluetooth headset to use on skype.
I tried to remove the nokia headset from my bt devices, and even removed the bluetooth devices from the device manager, and still I think (not sure) windows is trying to use the bluetooth sound device every time I use VoIP.
Check start/control panel/sound.
On the communications tab,select do nothing and
If the headset is a seperate audio device make sure
it is set to default communication device in playback
You don't want it as default playback.
Make sure the headset is default in the voip software.
Hello Thanks in advance for the help A week ago my girlfriend complained that the sound stopped working on the computer while watching netflix She got a pop up that said something like there wasnt a sound device installed I wasnt here to document exactly I didnt think much of it until I noticed the following day that firefox started to open windows without my prompting and also redirecting me to sites that had nothing to do with what I typed in for a search She then she and sound redirecting stops browser sporatic working admitted that she had downloaded and installed bittorrent Sigh I knew it was going to be sporatic browser redirecting and sound stops working a bad day I downloaded and installed both avast and malwarebytes Both detected rootkits and trojans I followed the scan and removal process of both The sound was restored but the redirecting continues I get notifications sporatic browser redirecting and sound stops working from both programs that they re stopping my computer from trying to send outgoing I was a bit paniced and used combofix I know that it is bad to do unsupervised and wont do it again DDS Ver - - - NTFSx Internet Explorer BrowserJavaVersion Run by yo bleep at on - - Microsoft Windows XP Home Edition GMT sporatic browser redirecting and sound stops working - AV avast Antivirus Enabled Updated DB - F - A -B - A FD D Running Processes C WINDOWS system svchost exe -k DcomLaunch svchost exe C WINDOWS System svchost exe -k netsvcs C WINDOWS system svchost exe -k WudfServiceGroup C Program Files AVAST Software Avast AvastSvc exe C WINDOWS Explorer EXE C WINDOWS system spoolsv exe C WINDOWS RTHDCPL EXE C Program Files DivX DivX Update DivXUpdate exe C Program Files Malwarebytes Anti-Malware mbamgui exe C Program Files AVAST Software Avast avastUI exe C Program Files Google GoogleToolbarNotifier GoogleToolbarNotifier exe C WINDOWS system rundll exe svchost exe C Program Files Common Files Apple Mobile Device Support AppleMobileDeviceService exe C Program Files Bonjour mDNSResponder exe C Program Files Java jre bin jqs exe C Program Files Malwarebytes Anti-Malware mbamservice exe C WINDOWS system nvsvc exe C WINDOWS system HPZipm exe C Program Files CyberLink Shared Files RichVideo exe C WINDOWS system svchost exe -k imgsvc C Program Files Common Files Microsoft Shared Windows Live WLIDSVC EXE c Program Files Zune ZuneBusEnum exe C Program Files Common Files Microsoft Shared Windows Live WLIDSvcM exe svchost exe C Program Files Mozilla Firefox firefox exe C Program Files Mozilla Firefox plugin-container exe Pseudo HJT Report uStart Page hxxp www google com uSearchMigratedDefaultURL hxxp www google com search q searchTerms amp sourceid ie amp rls com microsoft en-US amp ie utf amp oe utf uInternet Settings ProxyServer uInternet Settings ProxyOverride local uSearchAssistant hxxp www google com ie uSearchURL Default hxxp www google com search q s mURLSearchHooks H - No File BHO Adobe PDF Link Helper df c-e ad- -a -fa c ebdc - c program files common files adobe acrobat activex AcroIEHelperShim dll BHO DivX Plus Web Player HTML lt video gt e d- - fd- c - a f - c program files divx divx plus web player npdivx dll BHO CA F - F E- B -A E- E E C C - No File BHO DivX HiQ ddec - - cdd- e - dadaa e - c program files divx divx plus web player npdivx dll BHO Search Helper ebf - f- bff-a f-b e aac b - c program files microsoft search enhancement pack search helper SEPsearchhelperie dll BHO avast WebRep e e -ad d- bf-ac d-d f d - c program files avast software avast aswWebRepIE dll BHO Windows Live ID Sign-in Helper d - c - abf- ecc- c - c program files common files microsoft shared windows live WindowsLiveLogin dll BHO Google Toolbar Helper aa ed - dd- d - -cf f - c program files google google toolbar GoogleToolbar dll BHO Google Toolbar Notifier BHO af de - d - -b fa-ce b ad d - c program files google googletoolbarnotifier swg dll BHO MSN Toolbar BHO d ce e -f a- - e- dc f c f - c program files msn toolbar platform npwinext dl... Read more
Hello and Welcome to the forums! My name is Gringo and I'll be glad to help you with your computer problems. Somethings to remember while we are working together.Do not run any other tool untill instructed to do so!Please Do not Attach logs or put in code boxes.Tell me about any problems that have occurred during the fix.Tell me of any other symptoms you may be having as these can help also.Do not run anything while running a fix.We apologize for the delay in responding to your request for help. Here at Bleeping Computer we get overwhelmed at times, and we are trying our best to keep up. Please note that your topic was not intentionally overlooked. Our mission is to help everyone in need, but sometimes it takes just a little longer to get to every request for help. No one is ignored here.Click on the Watch Topic Button and select Immediate Notification and click on proceed, this will help you to get notified faster when I have replied and make the cleaning process faster.In order for me to see the status of the infection I will need a new set of logs to start with.Please print out or make a copy in notpad of any instructions given, as sometimes it is necessary to go offline and you will lose access to them.DeFogger: Please download DeFogger to your desktop.
Double click DeFogger to run the tool.
The application window will appear Click the Disable button to disable your CD Emulation drivers Click Yes to continue A 'Finished!' message will appear Click OKDeFogger may ask you to reboot the machine, if it does - click OKDo not re-enable these drivers until otherwise instructed.Download DDS:Please download DDS by sUBs from one of the links below and save it to your desktop:
Download DDS and save it to your desktop
Please disable any anti-malware program that will block scripts from running before running DDS.
Double-Click on dds.scr and a command window will appear. This is normal.Shortly after two logs will appear:
DDS.txt Attach.txtA window will open instructing you save & post the logsSave the logs to a convenient place such as your desktopCopy the contents of both logs & post in your next replyScan With RKUnHookerPlease Download Rootkit Unhooker Save it to your desktop.Now double-click on RKUnhookerLE.exe to run it.Click the Report tab, then click Scan.Check (Tick) Drivers, Stealth,. Uncheck the rest. then Click OK.Wait till the scanner has finished and then click File, Save Report.Save the report somewhere where you can find it. Click Close.Copy the entire contents of the report and paste it in a reply here.Note** you may get this warning it is ok, just ignore"Rootkit Unhooker has detected a parasite inside itself!It is recommended to remove parasite, okay?""just click on Cancel, then Accept".information and logs:In your next post I need the following
.logs from DDSlog from RKUnHookerlet me know of any problems you may have hadGringo
After about an hour or so of being on, my computer will stop playing audio. It seems to happen randomly, and only comes back on when I restart, but it will go out again afterwards.
I have my PC connected to a monitor via HDMI, and a digital audio cable from the PC to a stereo. Neither output will play sounds from the PC, but both they can still play from other sources with no problem. I tried checking the drivers in the control panel and nothing seems to be wrong there.
I'm using Windows 7 Home Premium, Service Pack 1.
Any assistance on this matter is greatly appreciated. Thanks in advance.
Knever, to the Bleeping Computer Community. Please post back if you are still having the same issues and then post the computer model, device attached (monitor, speaker brand) next time also. In addition to the information, Try downloading Speccy and then install the program. To post and publish a snapshot of your PC.. In the Menu bar, click File -> Publish Snapshot. Click Yes > then Copy to Clipboard. On your next reply, right-click on a empty space and click Paste on reply box then click Post.http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/539820/sound-randomly-stops-working;-restart-temporarily-fixes-it/
Hi I have until Feb tomorrow to return this laptop for my money back so I d be so happy to have this sorted out quickly Today the Windows working Sound periodically on stops laptop. issue? sound started cutting out randomlySeems random to me at least When it does this I check the mixer and it registers no sound on the vertical adjuster Simultaneously when I try to play youtube videos they will start or start and restart and then stop showing an error message Sometimes video works but no sound For a minute I was told I had no internet connection And then I leave it alone for a while try again and voila the sound has returned Sound stops working periodically on laptop. Windows issue? Ech What could be causing this The laptop is an Asus Q LF and I really like it otherwise so I hope it gets it s act together I am not downloading torrents p p etc and running plenty of security Malwarebytes CC Cleaner McAffee My internet is mbs shared with another laptop Because there is such a time crunch on evaluating this machine I am asking as well in Software and Hardware Hopefully that is ok with Tech Guy Thanks so much anyone that might have suggestions nbsp
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After about an hour or so of being on, my computer will stop playing audio. It seems to happen randomly, and only comes back on when I restart, but it will go out again afterwards.
I have my PC connected to a monitor via HDMI, and a digital audio cable from the PC to a stereo. Neither output will play sounds from the PC, but both they can still play from other sources with no problem. I tried checking the drivers in the control panel and nothing seems to be wrong there.
I'm using Windows 7 Home Premium, Service Pack 1.
Any assistance on this matter is greatly appreciated. Thanks in advance.
This could be the dumbest question of the day, but does anyone know a way to have the sound windows plays at startup (or even shut down) be randomly picked from a list or directory? This way I could have more customization of my OS and put all those hilarious 20 second or less audio clips to good use. Its just an idea anyway
I do not how to make the .wav file used at startup random.
However, if you would like to change the .wav file, go to:
Start > Control Panel > Sounds, Speach, Audio > Sounds and Audio Devices > Sounds tab
Under "Program Events" you can assign a sound to pretty much any Windows event.
Maybe you could create a program that will choose this .wav file randomly, sell it to Apple, and then that would insure that Microsoft would include this feature in their next version of Windows!
There are some pinball sounds included with Windows. If you want to use them, after selecting a Program Event, browse to C:\Program Files\Windows NT\Pinball. You can even preview the sounds. I have had a lot of fun with those.
My pc randomly reboots itself after a period of time. It usually happens when Im running about 3-4 IE browsers, AIM, and Outlook Express for a while. i thought it was my overclocked CPU that was the problem, so i disabled over heat turn-off in the BIOS. Could there be errors in my registry?
Athlon 2500+ XP overclocked to 3400+ (42 C at rest)
Abit NF7-S2 Motherboard
That processor is seriously overclocked.
Overclocking reduces the lifespan of the hard ware and also overclocks the RAM and PCI bus, so have you tried not overclocking the system?
There is no point in turning off the overheating monitor in the BIOS if the processor isn't overheating, which it doesn't appear to be doing if its temperature is only 42 degrees.
I have a very idiotic problem in which i start the PC, play for 20 minutes and then the computer starts to load it self for no reason. The CPU usage is close to 98% so i can't play no more. Same thing if i restart the PC, it works like a charm for 20 minutes then it slow's down.
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I have a very idiotic problem in which i start the PC, play for 20 minutes and then the computer starts to load it self for no reason. The CPU usage is close to 98% so i can't play no more. Same thing if i restart the PC, it works like a charm for 20 minutes then it slow's down.
How about we start with your system specs.
I am currently running Combofix on my laptop, however I am a bit worried about how long it is taking.
It at present only states:
"C:\Program Files\network monitor\netmon.exe"
It has been like this for 15 minutes, should I be worried?
Hello, I'm sure Shawn is aware of this setting, and I'm sure he'll eventually read this, and can link me to the post to how to do it =)
I have my computer set up to when it is idle after 5 minutes, it will turn the screen blank for 3 seconds then it will show the lock screen. Sometimes I'm at the computer desk busy doing something non-computer related, and all of a sudden I notice in the corner of my eye that the screen goes blank. I had the computer set up to whenever that happened I grab the mouse real quick and move it to come right back to whatever was showing on the screen before it goes to the lock screen. Reason why I want to catch it right in time is so I don't have to re-type the password at the lock screen. There is a setting somewhere that lets me do that. Where is it again?
This may be what you're after.
Lock Screen Timeout Period - Change in Windows 8
Hello and thank you soo much for helping I'm running Windows Vista Ultimate Home Edition with unknown service pack addition The machine is an inspiron and is about years old The problem I am having is that my machine will freeze after about - period time Freezing a After of minutes when it is left alone If I am using it it runs fine But say I leave and come back about minutes later it will be completely frozen I will have to hold the power off button to turn it off and then turn it back on Just today a problem appeared from the computer saying quot A problem with your video hardware caused Windows to stop working correctly quot Description A problem with your video hardware caused Windows to stop working correctly Problem signature Problem Event Name LiveKernelEvent OS Version Locale ID Files that help describe the problem WD- - dmp sysdata xml Version txt View a temporary copy of these files Warning If a virus or other security threat caused the problem opening a copy of the files could harm your computer Extra information about the problem BCCode BCP B BCP F BFC BCP Freezing After a period of time BCP OS Version Service Pack Product That is what I could find from it This problem has been on going for a few weeks After the freezing problem started I ran into a nasty trojan horse but through the help of Chemist on your forum I was able to defeat the virus The problem continued after the virus issue and started before it so I think its completely different Thank you again for you help and hopefully we can get this fixed
Is it set to sleep or hibernate after a period of time?
It may be having trouble waking up.
I have mine set to monitor off after 15 mins and sleep set to never.
Try those settings and see if it is any better.
Right click the desktop|personalize|screen saver|change power settings|change when computer sleeps.
I am not able to find any event legs showing conflicts, failures anywhere around the time I notice my sound has stopped working, making it that much more difficult to resolve. As of right now I can reboot and sound will come back for an unknown length of time. Sometimes a few days to a few hours. Since I haven't been able to point to something causing this to try and figure it out myself, I'm not sure what additional information I can provide to get help in return, so ask and I will provide what I can. Thanks.
You can visit Realtek's site to download and install the latest HD Audio Codec driver.
firefox.exe has encountered a problem and needs to close. We are sorry for the inconvenience.
this message displays permanently after a period of time of using a browser and
then i'm forced to close the browser ......kindly help me.....thanks.
My husband has windows 7. He wants to know how to have the computer power off after a certain amount of time has elapsed. I use windows xp and I know how to do it there but not in windows 7.
hiya, go to control panel>click on the view by in top right hand corner and select small icons from the drop down menu.then select power options and click on Change plan settings for the plan that is selected,