[24hoursupport] Re: WindowsXP constantly restarting

  • From: Bram <bramk@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: 24hoursupport@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Tue, 14 Oct 2003 14:40:23 +0200

 
Thanks for the message Tina, but nothing worked until I remembered I had
activated the Windows Fax program under XP last week.
I uninstalled it and , hey presto, problem solved.
Anyone heard of the fax program causing problems before??

Bram
----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Tina" <cfunk@xxxxxxx>
To: <24hoursupport@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Sent: Monday, October 13, 2003 7:41 PM
Subject: [24hoursupport] Re: WindowsXP constantly restarting


>
> Have you checked for spyware? Spybot S&D is my favorite.. Lot's of neat
> tools in one..  Also, how full is your OE? If it is too full, you can have
a
> problem with it, too..  Do a search in files and folders for Outlook
> Express, and find your mailbox. I think OE starts acting up at about 400
MB
> (?) and I had mine up to 450+ and had a similar problem.. I moved the
> contents out to another folder, and then my OE started working fine.. Then
> gradually moved some contents back.   Hope this helps!  Tina
> ----- Original Message ----- 
> From: "Bram" <bramk@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> To: <24hoursupport@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> Sent: Monday, October 13, 2003 6:10 AM
> Subject: [24hoursupport] WindowsXP constantly restarting
>
>
> >
> > Hi everyone
> > I have a Pentium 1GB, 256MB. Dual boot Windows98SE and XP PRO with SP1.
> I'm
> > Running AVG, updated daily.
> >
> > 98 works fine. XP is on a separate disk and up until a few days ago was
> also
> > fine. Then suddenly when I was using Outlook Express and wanted to
> minimise
> > or maximise it would restart the computer. At first this happened once
or
> > twice a day, but now it's every time I touch one of the minimise or
> maximise
> > buttons.
> >
> > I've scanned for v***ses. I've run all the addition special v** files
> > available and it shows nothing. I've disabled "system restore" and
cleaned
> > again.
> >
> > It acts like I would expect a v** to act but I can't find one.
> >
> > Any help or suggestions greatly appreciated.
> >
> > Thanks
> > Bram
> >
> >> >
>
>
> ---
>

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