Geekzone: technology news, blogs, forums
Welcome Guest.
You haven't logged in yet. If you don't have an account you can register now.

2 posts

Wannabe Geek

Topic # 8235 14-Jun-2006 17:01
Send private message

im running vista beta 2 5384 and whenever i open ANY folder, it takes forever to load, the window blinks, then it sais, not responding.. then the files in the folder show up.. then it blinks again and then it freezes.. then it works. and when i click on a file it does the same thing over again. what is wrong here?!

Create new topic
871 posts

Ultimate Geek


  Reply # 38532 14-Jun-2006 18:28
Send private message

that is exactely what windows XP is doing to me right now!

BDFL - Memuneh
60795 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 11672

Lifetime subscriber

Reply # 38533 14-Jun-2006 18:31
Send private message

Perhaps it is a new installation, the PC is not a fast one (or the HDD is a bit slow) and the indexer service is working? It took a good couple of days on my Tablet PC to have it working ok. It is now fine and responsive.

2 posts

Wannabe Geek

  Reply # 38536 14-Jun-2006 18:37
Send private message

my comp is a gamer computer fast S-ata hdd, more than a GB of fast ram, Asus P4P800 E Deluxe Motherboard and 2.8 ghz processor 800 mhz FSB, BFG 6600 GT OC Video card. Windows XP runs excellent on this comp, its just... Windows Vista and this problem ^^^^^^^^^^^^

871 posts

Ultimate Geek


  Reply # 38539 14-Jun-2006 19:13
Send private message

I should realy reinstall and make an image. But thats off topic, I'll make another thread at the time.

Create new topic

Twitter »

Follow us to receive Twitter updates when new discussions are posted in our forums:

Follow us to receive Twitter updates when news items and blogs are posted in our frontpage:

Follow us to receive Twitter updates when tech item prices are listed in our price comparison site:

News »

Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central launches
Posted 10-Jul-2018 10:40

Spark completes first milestone in voice platform upgrade
Posted 10-Jul-2018 09:36

Microsoft ices heated developers
Posted 6-Jul-2018 20:16

PB Technologies charged for its extended warranties and warned for bait advertising
Posted 3-Jul-2018 15:45

Almost 20,000 people claim credits from Spark
Posted 29-Jun-2018 10:40

Cove sells NZ's first insurance policy via chatbot
Posted 25-Jun-2018 10:04

N4L helping TAKA Trust bridge the digital divide for Lower Hutt students
Posted 18-Jun-2018 13:08

Winners Announced for 2018 CIO Awards
Posted 18-Jun-2018 13:03

Logitech Rally sets new standard for USB-connected video conference cameras
Posted 18-Jun-2018 09:27

Russell Stanners steps down as Vodafone NZ CEO
Posted 12-Jun-2018 09:13

Intergen recognised as 2018 Microsoft Country Partner of the Year for New Zealand
Posted 12-Jun-2018 08:00

Finalists Announced For Microsoft NZ Partner Awards
Posted 6-Jun-2018 15:12

Vocus Group and Vodafone announce joint venture to accelerate fibre innovation
Posted 5-Jun-2018 10:52 to launch Kogan Mobile in New Zealand
Posted 4-Jun-2018 14:34

Enable doubles fibre broadband speeds for its most popular wholesale service in Christchurch
Posted 2-Jun-2018 20:07

Geekzone Live »

Try automatic live updates from Geekzone directly in your browser, without refreshing the page, with Geekzone Live now.

Are you subscribed to our RSS feed? You can download the latest headlines and summaries from our stories directly to your computer or smartphone by using a feed reader.

Alternatively, you can receive a daily email with Geekzone updates.