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Reply Ninj says: June 9, 2015 at 2:47 pm The solution here is NOT the right one, it works by side effect. Then I got LUCKY, really. View all posts by Donncha Author DonnchaPosted on November 26, 2013Categories HardwareTags irishblogs, Samsung 840 SSD, SSD, windows 7 34 thoughts on “Yes, finally fixed the SSD freezing my computer!” Donncha I cant right click on the drive because it also freezes my computer. 7 answers Last reply Mar 6, 2014 Best Answer Apr 19, 2013 More about hard drive error freezing http://skdcom.com/hard-drive/clone-a-hard-drive-to-an-external-drive-or-maybe-a-second-pc.html

No change in hard drive performance over the old PSU, but at least the new one is more reliable, has enough SATA power plugs without using an adapter, and is modular. Ask ! solved Can a bad PSU cause bad sectors on a hard drive? I'm here at this forum because I've tried that stuff. http://www.sevenforums.com/hardware-devices/393762-new-hard-drive-still-locks-up.html

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I never would have thought to try this but it worked perfectly! I did a Lenovo hardware check from my BIOS but no errors were found. I know one has to be careful when making changes to the registry, but I've never had a problem with this method and I am careful only to delete those files But I had to re clone my original drive.

Reply Reymund Benedicto Macabenta says: February 20, 2015 at 6:29 am Hello Guys; I also experienced the same problem when I replaced my old hard drive with ssd samsung 840 evo, I also tried tried the regular edit for that data port Andes that did not help either. Is your computer dust free? External Hard Drive Causing Computer To Freeze Updating my BIOS was kind of terrifying for me.

Also tried the drive in Linux, and that seemed to work OK as well. You need to have the proper drivers and select the right chipset, change the mode in the bios, then reboot and if everything was correctly configures, it will work. AMT probably was probably not compatible with my SSD. More about : troubleshooting random system freezes NCG-Sam March 24, 2013 4:43:24 PM Run seatools or a similar HD testing application and see what it says.

So far the system is working if no services are started but the microsoft's one. Disable Lpm Windows 10 I declared the problem cured but I didn't know why? Considering what my old Rosewill PSU was powering competently, I'm pretty sure it'll be fine. The mouse would move but it wouldn't respond and had to be rebooted.

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Thank you for helping us maintain CNET's great community. http://www.tomshardware.com/answers/id-1656174/hard-drive-error-freezing.html If the above steps dont help, open a cmd and type in chkdsk /f c: (choose yes if it prompts you to do chkdsk on reboot. Ssd Freeze I am running windows directly off of an SSD (240GB's), and it was already in IDE mode and I just turned on S.M.A.R.T. Ssd Freezes For A Few Seconds As suggested above, I was able to switch between IDE and AHCI via a first boot in to safe mode to load the correct drivers each time and then a further

diagnostics says my disk has been on for about 8k hours. this content I was recording gameplay with Dxtory (I've done this many times before) to a hard drive (Not my boot drive SSD but a 1tb WDCB storage drive) that is basically empty When I turned it back on it took like 10 minutes on the spinning dot things and then it said 'Scanning and repairing drive (E:' (The drive I record to) and OR Switch RAM Modules between slots. Ssd Freezing Windows 10

I also changed the batteries in the key board and mouse. It didn't freeze either until my wife started using it. and still came up with no errors. http://skdcom.com/hard-drive/need-new-hard-drive.html My computer in around 1 year old and this is the first time I've had to turn it off with the power button.

I honestly need someone who has had experience with difficult issues relating to Windows rejecting hard drives. Computer Freezes When Accessing Hard Drive Anyway after I recorded I went to open the files to check it was all good and I tried one and watched it and it worked but when I tried another A more sure way to check then would be to remove your good main drive and see if the computer gets past BIOS with what should be an unbootable drive in

I check my disk with S.M.A.R.T.

It's been a while, but one of the things I tried with the drive was running it without my second drive plugged in. I would have returned it to Newegg, where I bought it, but they don't cross-ship. However, since you did have a good install of windows on that drive before, it may find the bootloader from that install and generate unpredictable errors. Samsung 850 Evo Freezing It is best to run it on each stick of ram one at a time. 06-01-2010, 01:43 PM #11 Branewalker Registered Member Join Date: Mar 2008 Posts: 23

Are there any Windows 7 tweaks that may help?... Other than that, I just fixed a friend's computer which had random freezing and crashing by increasing the RAM voltage, and the same fix worked for someone else who couldn't boot Had another drive handy and cloned the drives. http://skdcom.com/hard-drive/new-hard-drive.html Please try again now or at a later time.

I'll definitely open it up and take a look. Computer Freezing after installing new hard drive This is a discussion on Computer Freezing after installing new hard drive within the Hard Drive Support forums, part of the Tech Support Forum The only reason I added the 2nd internal HDD was because my external HDD started acting up. All Rights Reserved Tom's Hardware Guide ™ Ad choices Best picks Reviews News Tutorials Forum MORE All articles How to Gift Ideas Downloads Tom's Hardware Tom's IT Pro About Tom's Guide

i contacted nvidea and they are now aware that this might be the problem they will help out others with this information, most people blamed nvidea and windows software for this OK, it wasn't new s/w as the freezes had been going on for about a week. This happens WITH the new hard drive (RMA'd the drive TWICE now, and it's happened with all three in a row) but it will NOT happen WITHOUT the drive. With the ram, if you open up you will see some sodimms pluged in a stack socket.