Thank you Bill. Before you try to fix the MBR - have you tried to use the external drive on another computer? yes it happen whenever i plug any usb into the port (s) Score 0 Saga Lout a b D Laptop April 13, 2013 11:43:55 AM Does it happen with any USB Dismiss Notice TechSpot Forums Forums TechSpot Core Build a PC Today's Posts Problems with USB portable devices - computerfreezes Byjonese26 Jun 14, 2006 Hi, I'm having a problem whereby my computer useful reference
Posts: 6,000 +15 yes - enable plug and play. Reply Jan Vansteenlandt says: October 11, 2014 at 9:37 am For me this didn't fix it, but rather disabled my pc from even booting 😀 My solution was to apply the Sometimes avg wont respond . (it says not responding)Does anyone have an idea of what I should look into ? I turned of the thumbnail from folder options in control panel. check it out
I bought a Samsung 840 SSD a few weeks ago to make things a bit faster. I have never used this program and don't know the syntax for the command line interface. It came back this morning with a vengeance.
But then I came across another forum with my solution: http://www.pchelper.nl/forum/index.php?showtopic=70161 It is in Dutch so sorry about that. It is really annoying. Keep us posted. Seagate External Hard Drive Freezes My Computer Reading this post just save my PC.
Hi xHALORDxDid you manage to resolve this at all? External Hard Drive Freezes When Copying Files One thing i noticed is that google chrome was warning me of some suspicious activity and couldn't open any websites, and it seems some stuff got reset in chrome (my download I attempted to turn my PC on last night and got as far as black screen with cursor spinning, windows would not load. The following information was included with the event: \Device\Video5 !051d(2558) I'm not the only one with this error and the solution seems to be to downgrade my Nvidia driver to 314.22.
I had to re-install windows without the card installed then grab windows update, then do a clean uninstall of the ATI drivers from the update. http://www.tomsguide.com/forum/56009-35-computer-freezes-plug-port Open Device Manager (Start > Control Panel > System and Security > System > Device Manager) 8. External Hard Drive Freezes Computer When Plugged In Bill, I am what's known as a computer moron, but relatively capable in many other things. External Hard Drive Freezes Windows Explorer Other then using youtube, my PC has the occasional hang for 20-30s, which is kind of annoying, hoping after reading this i will solve this issue.
I am just baking up all my data and see how I can replace the case... see here If I reloaded a browser tab I was guaranteed to freeze my PC. Related Resources solved Hard drive error and freezing solved Hard drive error and freezing solved Is my hard drive failing? I contacted the Silicon Power support and they told me that when u are using SSD, it is recommended that you set up AHCI mode in BIOS. Wd Passport Freezes My Computer
Damnit. And not manual or disabled. Facebook Google+ Twitter YouTube Subscribe to TechSpot RSS Get our weekly newsletter Search TechSpot Trending Hardware The Web Culture Mobile Gaming Apple Microsoft Google Reviews Graphics Laptops Smartphones CPUs Storage Cases this page this particular issue occurs more often if you frequently unplug or move the USB drive around and also have other devices that may from time to time change their drive letter.
Click Start button on your PC and right-click Computer, and then select Properties in the context menu. 2. Computer Freezes When Usb Plugged In Windows 7 without loosing the data .. It uninstalled properly, then it installed itself properly.
I had issue that when I plugged a certain flash drive in and I clicked on it the whole computer froze for a minute and even then I coulcn't open it, I was able to UPLOAD a music CD into my iTunes library, but I couldn't burn one. It still responds to pings on the network. Wd Test Anyone else had this problem?
The USB ports aren't the problem, either. Then i installed the nvidia stuff again. Reply Jonathan says: March 5, 2014 at 12:18 am Same problem, but I can't revert to anything older since installing GTX 750 Ti which requires the newest drivers. http://cdhca.org/hard-drive/disk-not-initialized-in-disk-management-device-not-ready.php Is there something I can do, some settings I can tweak somewhere where I can now use my external again on my computer.
I'm considering moving to Linux because of this, it's fucking annoying as hell. In the domain that these machines reside we would wish to set in group policy access to the local machine USB devices. I hope this helps! To make it short, try this and try your luck.
I will know a lot more once I do that. And extreme power anomalies banging on your PSU is not good either. Didn't worked. -Neither a PC reboot wont work or a an attempt to change drive name ( at least in my case ) Solution: ->Go to My Computer->Device Manager ( while My PSP and mp3 player used to work but now the pc just freezes when I plug them in..... :suspiciou :suspiciou Jun 21, 2006 #3 Vigilante TechSpot Paladin Posts: 1,666