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I have a compact home computer that after booting up might run for a short period of time before giving me an error message that says there is a problem. The screen is blue and will freeze. In order for me to shut down I must shut the switch to the power strip off and restart the computer.

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Sound like you should update the memory in your computer or start uninstalling programs then defrage it.

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