Re: Host processes keeps crashing!
If you call Microsoft support, they will ask for your product ID. they will
know you have an OEM version. At that point you can choose to pay for
support. With a retail version you get 2 free support incidents - choose
your calls wisely. (-:
Microsoft MVP Windows Shell/User
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"Dave." <Dave@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
> Thanks for the replies guys, that is very unfortunate for me then isn't it
> I didn't have the money for retail at the time i purchased vista OEM with
> new hard drive.
> I shall try disabling plug-ins, and see how i go.
> Will microsoft still offer me support if i am to call their customer
> hotline? Or will they ignore me because i purchased OEM
> Sorry for the harsh words to microsoft, i was kinda stressed at the time
> i had enough trouble even finding my way to these support forums let alone
> the support ticket...
> "Dave." wrote:
>> First off i'd just like to say the microsoft support center is bullsh*t.
>> try to send a support ticket and it tells me my product ID is invalid.
>> do i not get support because it's OEM..?
>> Okay so the problem is Host processes.exe frequently "stops working" and
>> restarts itself, i can't seem to pinpoint whats triggering it. It isn't
>> really a problem it's just incredibly annoying.
>> Oh while i'm here certain sites, especially myspace crash internet
>> explorer 7.
>> Any suggestions?