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Computer automatically restarts – Why computer restarts itself and how to do?

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on February 28th, 2013 | Leave a comment

Your computer automatically restarts itself without a reason? Does your important info go like a smoke suddenly because of random computer restart? I think, no matter you are an advanced or an ordinary computer user, you do hope the computer runs smoothly all the time without unexpected interruption. But why does the computer restart itself and how can you fix it?

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If your computer automatically restarts without a reason, make sure it is totally virus free. This is because virus infection is one major cause for the random computer restart problems. Viruses are able to attack and remove any system file from the PC, making the PC to run improperly with kinds of errors including Windows 7 vic32.dll error or unexpected PC restarts / shutdowns. Do remember to download and install an advanced antivirus antispyware program to thoroughly scan & remove all PC threats from the computer.

Then, optimize startup items. Normally, Microsoft will take a unilateral decision to start some services that do not need by lots of PC users. Besides, when installing programs on the computer, some will automatically add entries to run at windows startup. Though each takes a few system resources and memory, it will be a large amount if accumulated together. This will greatly slow down a computer and finally cause the computer to restart randomly. So an optimization on the startup items is urgently needed to make computer run at top speed: go to “Start” ->Run ->use the “msconfig” to access System Configuration Utility, and then disable the services /programs that do not need to automatically run within Services /Startup tab.

What is, you’d better uninstall some unwanted programs. Normally, the programs install on the computer will always take lots of disk space. The unwanted programs on the hard disk will not only waste the hard disk space, but also make the system files become bloated because the system will automatically modify these files when installing programs, greatly slow down the computer and reduce the working efficiency. So if you find the program is not needed any not, please do not hesitate to uninstall it so as to make computer run properly without random restarts.

Also, you can use the System Restore feature to get the computer back to a previous proper running status. Go to Start -> All Programs -> Accessories -> System Tools -> System Restore -> select “Restore my computer to an earlier time” and then click “Next” to restore the crashed computer. If it is impossible to even get into Windows safe mode, please contiguously press “F8” and type “C:\windows\system32\restore\strui.exe” when coming to “Safe Mode with Command-line”, last press “Enter” to run a system restore process.

Last but not least, run a registry cleaner utility. When uninstalling programs from computer, it is hoped to remove not only the files, but also the related registry from the computer. However, normally there is still some unneeded information remaining in the registry. And the computer is not wise enough to know what is needed, so it will spend a lot of time reading information that means no sense, which result in slow running computer or seriously, random computer restarts or crashes. So a registry cleaner is needed for you to always enjoy faster computer.

The above are the most common things that you can do in daily life to stop computer automatically restarts problem. What is more, they help to maintain stable PC performance easily. So even if your computer does not restart itself, you are also advised to keep on performing these helpful PC optimization tips.

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