[pcductape] Re: AVG 7.0 FREE Problems.

  • From: trapper <trapper@xxxxxxx>
  • To: pcductape@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Sun, 14 Nov 2004 08:23:29 -0800

what about freezing the computer at that point..
hit the ctrl beak or pause;  or a bunch of keys to stop it.
 freeze it dead in its tracks is what your trying to do..I have done this
with other situations to read the screen.
----- Original Message -----
From: "bill wingler" <bwingler@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
To: <pcductape@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Sent: Saturday, November 13, 2004 11:21 PM
Subject: [pcductape] Re: AVG 7.0 FREE Problems.


> Thanks Scott,
>
> I've tried that but it makes no difference.  I still cannot see the blue
> screen.  My computer restarts too quickly.
>
>
> > [Original Message]
> > From: Scott McNay <wizard@xxxxxxxx>
> > To: bill wingler <pcductape@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> > Date: 11/14/2004 1:16:41 AM
> > Subject: [pcductape] Re: AVG 7.0 FREE Problems.
> >
> >
> > Hi bill,
> >
> > Saturday, November 13, 2004, 11:48:16 PM, you wrote:
> >
> > bw> I downloaded and installed AVG 7 Free version.  Everything works
fine
> until
> > bw> I reboot my computer.  I get to the point where Windows XP SP2 is
> > bw> displaying the flash screen while loading.  During the loading
> process I
> > bw> get a split second display of XP's blue screen which usually says
the
> > bw> computer has been shut down to prevent damage.  This blue screen is
> > bw> displayed for such a short time that I cannot read anything.  My
> computer
> > bw> at this time restarts, gets to the same point of loading Windows and
> the
> > bw> same thing happens over and over.  I can boot into Windows Safe Mode
> and
> > bw> even run AVG.  I did a complete virus scan and came up clean. After
> > bw> uninstall of AVG my computer boots and runs fine.  There is some
> conflict
> > bw> with AVG but I can't isolate it.
> >
> > Go to Control Panel, open System.  Go to the Advanced tab, then go to
> > the Startup and Recovery Settings button.  Turn off "Automatically
> > restart".  Next time the blue screen happens, you should be able to
> > read what it says.
> >
> > --
> > Scott.
>
>
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