I have found that it is only chrome. We have just determined chrome is causing the problem. If the issue does not persist in new user account then you can fix the corrupted user account. Tell me if it lags halfway. This is not unusual, I had a problem with chrome when I moved to windows 8.
Chrome frequently crashes when your system does not support this feature. Turns out that it was part of the original software that came with the computer 5 years ago. However, there are a few things you can do to fix your mercurial browser. Perform a Full system scan It may be due to some malware or virus that creates this annoying situation for you. I say immediately, because sProtector is a well known Trojan and therefore puts your computer at risk. If the problem does not persist, enable one plug-in at a time and test for some time. If there is any way to rectify this issues please let me know.
I have tried system restore as well as re-installation of chrome Including offline setup however the story repeats. There are an assortment of modules that can contribute to the torpor of your browser. And a wide range of apps, extensions make it more interesting. I believe its related to Chrome's background process for hangouts. These files are not executable but they serve as a shared code library across different applications. We have a zero tolerance policy toward spammers and trolls.
Chrome app crash happens when your profile becomes corrupt. Note : If you don't see the Edit menu, press Alt. Corrupt Chrome Profiles Google Chrome is chock full of hidden features and is just another one of them. After trying different ideas and no success, i have found one that has worked and no lock ups so far. If anyone knows a solution, please help. Then Read the explanation about the reset process and Click the Reset button. It resets the default search engine, homepage, new tab page, etc, etc… Everything.
In the Folder Options dialog box that opens, click the View tab. It clears your cache, history, cookies, etc. Malware is notorious for doing inane things to your browser such as crashing it, redirecting home pages, installing cute browser bars and generally slowing it down. The steps are given below: For Windows 8. It does clear all browser databases so we shall see. When creating a new user account Google Chrome works as normal but I couldn't copy the files you mentioned in the previous post.
Hello Dempa, Thank you for posting your question on Microsoft Community forum. For starters, recreate the Google Chrome profile. It seems that one or more recently installed updates are not functioning properly. I don't see why it would only crash on Win8. I have tryed many thing already and non of them fixed the problem. You may have parted your hard drive. A good Anti-malware program will detect and destroy all Potentially Unwanted Software PuPs , Trojans and malicious registry keys.
Download it from this link: Turn Off Advanced Browser Integration Do you have any download manager installed? Note: If you don't see the Edit menu, press Alt. After having moved chrome to a different hard drive than my windows 8. Hello Dempa, Thank you for keeping us posted. It seems if chrome is installed on the same drive as windows it will bug out. Unfortunately, it freezes up again after a few minutes. Next, zap extraneous extensions then run the System File Checker to finish up the job.
This only started a few days ago. It also disables all extensions so if you notice Chrome is happy in incognito mode you may have one or more extensions that are crashing the browser. Disable all extensions and reload Google Chrome. If issue persists, you can write to us and we will be glad to assist you further. Right-click Google Chrome, select Uninstall.