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I recently had to reinstall windows in my dell latitude d630. Everything was fine for about a day. Now when I turn the computer on it will boot normally and all programs will function normally for a few minutes then the computer just freezes no matter what you are doing. I tried doing a system restore back to the other day when it was working fine but that did not seem to help. Any help is greatly appreciated.
Try starting the laptop in safe mode. Hold or press F8 as the computer is starting up. Safe mode will load only the bare minimum of drivers and programs, but you can use it for some initial troubleshooting.
The cd's that came with the laptop were used to reinstall. A friend did it for me and he says all drivers were reinstalled - it wasworking just fine for him the few days he had it and for me when I first got it back. No yellow exclamation points in device manager. Computer is still freezing up.
What programs have you installed on it from the time after OS was reinstalled - until the freeze problem? Maybe you could use System Restore? Could definitely be malware problems. You should run some scans - in safe mode is your only choice im guessing - and if you find anything, move to the malware removal forum.
You can use this guide posted in the malware forum. It has all the links to programs that you can use to rid yourself of malware, on your own. Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware will work well. As before, if you find a viral infection, and can't fix it yourself, make sure you move to that forum.