Advertisement

There's no such thing as a stupid question, but they're the easiest to answer.
Login
Search

Advertisement

Search Search
Search for:
Tech Support Guy > > >

Computer hangs (mup.dll or mup.sys?)


(!)

Zedrik's Avatar
Zedrik Zedrik is offline
Computer Specs
Member with 14 posts.
THREAD STARTER
 
Join Date: May 2008
Experience: Intermediate
02-Jan-2009, 03:08 AM #1
Unhappy Computer hangs (mup.dll or mup.sys?)
I have Windows XP.
I shut my computer down, but it hung up at the desktop wall paper and did not go to the Windows shutting down... screen.
After a bit, the computer just shut down without going to that screen.
I was concerned and started the computer back up and it hung up for a while, but then continued as normal.
My malware scans didn't show anything bad, so I started up in safe mode to see if it did it there, too.
As it was showing all the drivers loading up, it hangs at mup.dll or mup.sys or something similar for a bit then continues on as normal.

This seems to be mostly a minor inconvenience right now, but I am concerned it might cause more problems.
johnebadbak's Avatar
Member with 1,657 posts.
 
Join Date: Feb 2002
Location: australia
Experience: Intermediate
02-Jan-2009, 04:56 AM #2
window system files..MUP.* probably best to try the disable feature first on the driver.

http://www.file.net/process/mup.sys.html

http://www.liutilities.com/products/...leneuber/rb/2/

up to you to run the scan...your risk..
As Seen On

BBC, Reader's Digest, PC Magazine, Today Show, Money Magazine
WELCOME TO TECH SUPPORT GUY!

Are you looking for the solution to your computer problem? Join our site today to ask your question. This site is completely free -- paid for by advertisers and donations.

If you're not already familiar with forums, watch our Welcome Guide to get started.


(clock)
THIS THREAD HAS EXPIRED.
Are you having the same problem? We have volunteers ready to answer your question, but first you'll have to join for free. Need help getting started? Check out our Welcome Guide.

Search Tech Support Guy

Find the solution to your
computer problem!




Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools


WELCOME
You Are Using: Server ID
Trusted Website Back to the Top ↑