Lockups and Software
If the computer does not start up — Ensure
that the AC adapter cable is firmly connected
to the computer and to the electrical outlet.
If a program stops responding —
End the program:
1. Press <Ctrl><Shift><Esc> simultaneously.
2. Click Applications.
3. Select the program that is no longer
4. Click End Task.
If a program crashes repeatedly — Check
the software documentation. If necessary,
uninstall and then reinstall the program.
NOTE: Software usually includes
installation instructions in its
documentation or on the CD.
If a program is designed for an earlier
Microsoft Windows operating system —
Run the Program Compatibility Wizard. The
Program Compatibility Wizard configures a
program so that it runs in an environment
similar to an earlier version of Microsoft
Windows operating system.
To run the Program Compatability Wizard:
→ Control Panel→
1. Click Start
Programs→ Run programs made for
previous versions of Windows.
2. In the welcome screen, click Next.
3. Follow the instructions on the screen.