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Windows 8 Freezing

  1. #1

    Posts : 1
    Windows 8 x64 Pro

    Windows 8 Freezing

    Hello i'm using Win 8 i have a prob i have Win 8 x64 and it freezes no matter what sometimes it not sometimes it does well its really annoying and making me go nuts what the hell is wrong i defraged the HDD i have 2tb HDD and this is my Specs : Processor E8500 C2D 3.16 ~3.20ghz
    HDD 2tb
    Ram 4GB 1+1+1+1 4GB~
    VGA : GTS450 1gb GDDR5 DirectCU
    PSU : 550W ...
    MOBO : Asus Rampage Formula
    and thats it i dont know whats the problem it seemed that i fixed it but still nooooothing. Pls help

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  2. #2

    Posts : 328
    Windows 8.1 (x64)

    Open Task Manager. Click on more details and check the processes and services running.
    First try to find which process takes more cpu usage/memory. If it comes from a 3rd party program I'd advise uninstalling it (Control Panel/Programs).
    I see you have an ASUS motherboard, have you installed some of their software ? I had some trouble with them, namely AI suite which even when uninstalled keeps services running and had an history of slowing systems (this is years old but keeps showing up even on recent versions). Uninstalle very ASUS software and feel free to disable any ASUS services still showing up.
      My System SpecsSystem Spec

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