Solved Computer Freeze Tags: Computers Windows 7 Last response: March 8, 2011 12:06 PM in Windows 7 Share Tlechem March 8, 2011 12:19:32 AM What exactly is happening when a computer freezes. I Googled it and could only find solutions on how to fix it, which I don't really care about. I just want to know why in a hardware or software sense. Thanks More about : computer freeze Best solution arges86 a b $ Windows 7 March 8, 2011 1:58:30 AM did you read this? http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Freeze_%28computing%29 its a bit wordy, but you can get the gist of it. Share Tlechem March 8, 2011 12:06:55 PM Best answer selected by tlechem. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedTotal computer crash/hang/freeze with buzzing audio Forum SolvedComputer freeze/Unfreezes while gaming Forum SolvedComputer freeze while gaming. Forum SolvedComputer hangs(does not freeze) longer than usual at "Starting Windows" Forum SolvedComputer Screen Freeze Forum SolvedComputer Freeze when installing a Game Forum SolvedWin7 64bit, Wordpad/Paint/Microsoft Office causes computer to freeze. At a loss.... Forum SolvedComputer random hang / freeze Forum SolvedSteam games freeze my computer, please help =c Forum HELP!!!! HP DC7900 SFF computer freeze then BSOD Forum SolvedComputer freeze/lock up. Forum Computer "micro freeze" Forum Computer total freeze during a game, desperate for help Forum Computer total freeze during a game, desperate for help Forum SolvedComputer freeze under heavy load [Unsolved] Forum SolvedGTX 660 freeze the computer Forum Strange computer freeze Forum SolvedCan a bad RAM card cause my computer to constantly restart or freeze over and over? Forum SolvedCan a weak PSU cause a computer to constantly restart or freeze? Forum Computer full freeze (no BSOD) Forum More resources Read discussions in other Windows 7 categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Laptops !