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Experiencing Freezing When Attempting To Access The Start Menu


Tuesday, June 24, 2014 12:50 PM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote I've also had this issue for the past few months since I installed Windows 8.1. permalinkembedsavegive gold[–]croxis 3 points4 points5 points 7 months ago(0 children)I ran into the freeze with a fresh install of w10 with the anniversary update with the following situation: I used my Microsoft account under the Tools menu. These might not be possible for some SSD users with limited space on their system drive. his comment is here

Vista issues largely with drivers that causes quirks to the OS which I did experience unplugging my older printer without proper software ejection. I closed all possible apps before installing any driver if, for any reason, that this is still a thing that needs to be done manually. Finally I found a guy who had solved his issues by meesing around with SATA/IDE drivers etc. As with the above I had Comodo/Avast on my windows system, and they caused freezes on the desktop, even during system updates.

Windows 8 Taskbar Freezes

TechNet Products IT Resources Downloads Training Support Products Windows Windows Server System Center Microsoft Edge   Office Office 365 Exchange Server   SQL Server SharePoint Products Skype for Business See It shows up a few times a day149 · 20 comments PSA: Outlook login (Including Skype, XBOX, Onedrive etc) is DOWN! Then I reverted to previous build and everything worked just fine as before.

What a joke. Its old but it runs on boot and lists software such as recuva, although I have not tried it. permalinkembedsaveparentgive goldload more comments(2 replies)[–]FMCore 8 points9 points10 points 7 months ago(0 children)Did an article on this issue permalinkembedsavegive gold[–]KuruQan 18 points19 points20 points 7 months ago*(6 children)I had the same issue, I rolled Taskbar Unresponsive Windows 8 Click OK.

I have experienced the freezing screen problems and I'm much worry about. Windows 8.1 Taskbar Not Responding Update 19: Sorry for the slight inactivity, but I reinstalled the AU from the ISO and this time my PC is completely stable, for now, after a couple of restarts. permalinkembedsaveparentgive gold[–]HugsNotDrugs_ 3 points4 points5 points 7 months ago(1 child)My rather clean install I've upgraded to this update also began freezing shortly after boot. Installed latest graphics drivers.

In my case: If you use a local account Windows will activate via 'digital entitlement', however activating through a Microsoft account labels that it was activated through 'digital entitlement through your Windows 8.1 Freezes After Login Based on this, it seems like Microsoft royally messed something up with the AHCI interface. I have to turn the laptop off and it boots up and says the updates installed. Here's how to fix the problem By Mauro Huculak Saturday, Sep 3, 2016 at 10:30 am EDT 44 Comments If Windows 10 keeps freezing after installing the Anniversary Update, use

  1. The trick that worked was Tune up utilities which automatically cleared my registry and help in any possible way.
  2. The official Windows 8 or 8.1 disc (might) have recovery options, you could try it if you know your registration key and can burn it using another system, but if you
  3. Some suggestions are still coming, but at a much slower rate due to being lost in this subreddit, however I don't plan to do more updates (under normal circumstances) because of
  4. So I was trying to find out if version 1607 actually FIXES that problem.  I didn't find out, but the search led me here.  I should  consider myself lucking that the
  5. I have a desktop, not a flipping tablet...
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Windows 8.1 Taskbar Not Responding

Microsoft Denmark announced on F...Join the ‘Paladins: Champions of the Realm' Closed Beta on Xbox One ...Developer Hi-Rez Studios announced today that ‘Paladins: Champions of the Realm', a free-to-play fantasy-themed team-based website here So maybe others with freeze issues should consider updating the drivers for controllers. Windows 8 Taskbar Freezes Restarting the process is the only known workaround. Windows 8.1 Taskbar Unresponsive I just don't get it.

It's horrible again. Unsatisfied, I reinstalled the update through MediaCreationTool. permalinkembedsaveparent[–]Zabulonian 1 point2 points3 points 7 months ago(2 children)Thanks. I re-installed them and two days so far I have not had the issue Sunday, August 31, 2014 9:03 PM Reply | Quote 0 Sign in to vote Same problem I'm Windows 8.1 Start Menu Freezes

Update 14: u/RedvexRaf tested both trending solutions, with the regedit fix his PC works, without it even when moving the app install to C:/ he keeps freezing. During the boot, I get a message that the installation HAS NOT BEEN SUCCESSFUL and then continues to boot. The above two fixes worked for me. weblink under the Tools menu.

but that has been happening to me since I first installed windows xp back in 2002. Windows 8.1 Stuck On Start Menu The only freezing is due to abobe flash player in firefox.. You said my question may be lost, how do I resolve that?

I've since restarted and shut down/powered on and everything seems to work.

Uninstall it. A few potential fixes have surfaced, but still not one consistent solution. Help me reddit, you're my only hope... (TL:DR with useful information on the bottom) Please, don't use this thread for general troubleshooting, there are already many posts concerning unrelated issues here. Windows 8 Taskbar Not Working Drive Errors Your Firefox browser may freeze if you attempt to view the contents of a corrupted drive.

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Driver Booster identified that the driver was out-of-date and updated to a newer version. It's not really a big issue for me but it'd be nice if I could see what my motherboard's current temperature is.