Windows 7 sticking problems

  craneman01 28 Jan 13
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Windows has taken to intermittently sticking. Just freezes & the doughnut swirls around for around 20 seconds then releases itself.. It does it when typing or on the internet or opening programs. Any ideas?

  nickf 28 Jan 13

There are a whole shed load of programs and utilities that may help you here . CCleaner is a good place to start . Malwarebytes would be another . A little more info on your hardware would be helpful . Possible HDD is in need of a defrag too .

  craneman01 28 Jan 13

Thanks Nick. Intel Quad core Q9450 @2.66ghz. 8 gig ram. 64bit op system.

I have Reg Cure running & Diskeeper on constant & regularly check on defrag status, but somethings amiss & I know not what !

  lotvic 28 Jan 13

Get rid of Reg Cure, it's a well known scam program

  lotvic 28 Jan 13

You may find this interesting RegCure-takes-the-money-and-runs

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