Solve Windows® Task Manager not Responding
What are the causes and the tips to solve Windows Task Manager is not responding in a system?
The Task Manager is a type of programming software which is found that is automatically installed on each and every Windows based system. This would deliver the user control for the opening, monitoring and the closing of all program files which are in use. You could also able to access this Task Manager even when all other programs or other windows in the system in the freezing condition. If any other programs are frozen, the Task Manager would find it difficult in the operation of End Task function when you try to close each running program in the system. Sometimes, there are chances that the Task Manager would stop responding. This would be due to registry issues or the issues form the viruses. In such situations, you could try to manually restart the system. You need to keep hold the Ctrl, Alt and Delete buttons down simultaneously for restarting the system.
Below given points are the various tips to solve the not responding issue of Windows Task Manager:
- Solving tips
- Scan for viruses
- Clean the registry
You have to open the Windows Task Manager by pressing the Ctrl and Alt buttons and Del button. If there is any other task manager which is not responding This would now open one more task window with all the other opened programs along with the not responding Task Manager. This task window would show all the programs which are not responding. You have to then click 'End Task' for each program that is not responding including the Task Manager.
Scan for viruses
It is seen that some of the viruses would cause the not responding of the Windows Task Manager. Malware are the programs which have the capability to corrupt the system files and programs. They would mainly enter through the malicious websites and along with the not genuine programs. They would harm the correct operation of Task Manager. So, you need to do the scanning of the system with best antivirus software. If these malicious programs or the viruses get removed, the Task Manager would also free from not responding issue.
There are chances that you have made any changes to the Windows Operating System or any other programs in system. These changes would cause some of the errors or the changes with registry. If they have changed like that, that would affect the performance of the Task Manager also. As a result, it would stop responding. So, you have to use the best registry cleaner and then clean all the errors with that. After that, Task Manger would work properly.
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