It's been getting worse my computer keeps freezing up every minute.
Why does my computer keep freezing up?
What Girls Said 0
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What Guys Said 6
If it is freezing up, put it in the oven to thaw it out.
But seriously, reasons include too many things going on at once (programs running in the background), newer programs with more demands running on older computers with slower capabilities, viruses, and a tone of other things. You have "fixed" the problem for now, but things will continue to worsen over time.
If your computer needs are small, then a lower powered computer running a lower power browser would keep things running smoothly and quickly. If this is your case, look into chromebook.
If you have a need for more powerful equipment and software, then be sure to limit what you put on the computer to the things you need, and be sure to have virus and malware protection installed. And you will need to update with newer equipment more often.0
Depends. You might:
- Not have enough RAM
- Not have enough free space on your system drive and your files are getting fragmented
- Not have a good enough CPU
- Your system disk is a slow HDD rather than an SSD
- A background process is taking up your available RAM/CPU
- Your CPU is overheating1
May be a virus or plural viri (is this te correct plural word for it?), get an antivirus software and scan it. Or, maybe you're running too many programs on the background. Try closing some of those. If it's not a virus and background programs, your computer may simply have gotten old, i know mine has :D There's not much to do about it in that case.0
WIthout seeing it I guess you have a hard drive dying, bad RAM, or your motherboard is going out. BACK UP YOUR IMPORTANT DATA if you have not already.0
You needed to format and reinstall the windows...0