System locking after a while Tags: Homebuilt Monitors Systems Last response: January 2, 2011 9:38 PM in Systems Share chedderslam1976 January 1, 2011 10:51:50 PM Over the last few weeks, I have sat down to my system to find it non-responsive. Monitor is asleep, and mouse and/or kb do not bring the computer up. It seems to be locked up. Is there anything in the logs I can check to see what happened? I am folding on this machine, so I would like it to stay running. More about : system locking Niklas_13 a b B Homebuilt system a b C Monitor January 1, 2011 11:29:04 PM Sometimes windows 7 has sleep mode problems ( check into it ) might want to leave sleep mode off. joelmartinez a b B Homebuilt system January 2, 2011 1:23:12 AM Yeah that sometimes happens with my computer and a power cycle fails to resume windows and I have to start windows again I agree with the above post just disable sleep mode Related resources 2 x Gigabyte 6970's in Crossfire locking up while gaming - Forum system locking while gaming. HELP - Forum PC Locking UP while surfing..opinions needed. - Forum Weird system lock ups while playing youtube videos - Forum System locks-up while gaming - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer JackNaylorPE a b B Homebuilt system a b C Monitor January 2, 2011 1:40:09 AM Check event viewer chedderslam1976 January 2, 2011 9:35:30 PM I have verified that the computer is set to never go to sleep or hibernate. The only thing set to go off is the display after 15 mins. Everything else is never. chedderslam1976 January 2, 2011 9:38:44 PM Performance power management features on processor 0 in group 0 are disabled due to a firmware problem. Check with the computer manufacturer for updated firmware. Found that. Mean anything? Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources : ForumSystem is locking up on me - MASSIVE voltage fluctuations (33%!?!?) ForumSystem becomes unstable after a while ForumXP SP3 system locking up ForumHalf life 2 locking up my system ForumPC Locked up while playing SWTOR. Now does it with BF3 also. ForumNvidia GeForce GTS 250 1GB and system locks up while playing ForumMassive FPS drop in games after playing for a while ForumMy computer keeps locking up after about 30mins ForumSystem Freezing while playing Anno 2070. ForumFeedback on new build. ForumSystem upgrade. Could there be better values/parts/combos? ForumAwesome Computer + a few extra fans = black screen after boot? Forum******new system build,,please comment/give advice!!... ForumNew Gaming System < $800 Canadian ForumCan you approve this system... And tell me changes I should make. :D More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !