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Old 01-20-2007, 09:38 PM   #1
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How can I make the computer freeze up temporarily so that it has to be turned off manually?
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Old 01-20-2007, 09:40 PM   #2
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ummm normally it's the other way around, trying to get a computer unfroze, so i'm not sure
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Old 01-20-2007, 09:42 PM   #3
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Open up so many programs and crap, that there is no more ram to use? That might freeze it? Who cant hit the restart button though?
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Old 01-20-2007, 09:44 PM   #4
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Open up so many programs and crap, that there is no more ram to use? That might freeze it? Who cant hit the restart button though?
tried that but I guess I didn't open up enough programs.
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Old 01-20-2007, 09:58 PM   #5
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there aint even enough programs on there...lol
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Old 01-20-2007, 10:01 PM   #6
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is there a program to put some load on it?
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Old 01-20-2007, 10:28 PM   #7
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umm.... prime 95 puts a load on it, run taht and oh oblivian at the same time and that comp is as good as frozen
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Old 01-20-2007, 10:33 PM   #8
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Yeah just run a game, and then run some more programs at the same time.
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download a torrent
and make upload speed high

thatll make ur useage reallly annoying
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Just use mcafee and norton at the same time, make them scan and also load a bunch of Internet Explorer windows. That should slow it down
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