Windows® 7 Laptop Freezing Issue
Get to know more about freezing of Windows 7 laptop
Freezing of Windows 7 laptop is a serious issue. Freezing might result in slowdown of your laptop. A laptop running beyond its hardware specifications might be a reason for the issue. The freezing problem occurs randomly and is unpredictable. Both 32 and 64 bit systems might face the problem. Sometimes a simple reset is needed to solve this problem otherwise you need to rely on certain other solutions. Excessive use of system resources might result in the freezing of your laptop. Your system needs minimum 1GB RAM for the operation of multiple programs in the system. Errors in the registry are another reason for Windows 7 laptop freezing. The freezing issue might also be caused by the usage of corrupt, outdated incompatible drivers. Sometimes changing of the power settings from balance to high performance might solve the issue of freezing.
Following are the reasons for freezing of Windows 7 laptop and ways to fix the issue:
- Issues with Registry
- Malicious Programs
- Fragmented Hard Drive
Issues with Registry
The information related to the software, hardware and user settings for the functioning of your laptop is stored in a database called registry in your system. Every operation in your laptop is related to the registry; thus any issue with registry surely affects the performance of your system. Cluttered and fragmentation of the registry might result in freezing of your laptop loaded with Windows 7. By downloading and installing a registry cleaner in our laptop you could solve the issue.
Malicious programs like viruses and spyware adversely affect the performance of your system. It causes freezing of your system. Significant files and registry files in your system might get corrupted due to viruses and malware. Browser highjacker is a spyware which installs in your system without your permission and changes the settings of your browser which might result in the freezing of your laptop. You need to install antivirus software in your system for the removal of malicious software.
Fragmented files in the hard disk of your laptop results in freezing. The entire system might slow down due to scattered bits of files in the hard drive which cause freezing. Windows 7 has a built in tool which helps in the defragmentation of the scattered files in the hard drive which could improve the performance of the laptop.
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