There might be a host of problems. make sure you have the latest driver for the

Question

Why is it that everytime i try to play a video my computer it freezes and i have to press ctrl alt del to restart my computer.

Answer

This question was answered on October 23, 2002. Much of the information contained herein may have changed since posting.

Hi,

There can be a host of different problems why your computer

freezes up Have you tried running your computer in safe mode?

Have you removed the dust that is inside your computer?You might have

corrupted files or a damaged registry Have you looked to make sure you have the latest driver for that particular video card? a possible solution might be to buy Norton utilities and run various programs to clean up your disk and registry errors also make sure you scan for viruses.

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Posted by Dan of Mesa Community College on October 23, 2002