This may also be a memory problem. Java is a memory hog, and if you
have a low amount of memory or you have a bad memory stick this could
be the cause.
--- In pcgen@y..., "shadowisgod" <shadowisgod@y...> wrote:
> Using Windows 98 SE (all updates), with latest Java 1.4.x.
> The problem is 75% of the time whenever I click the menu (for
> example, file menu to open a new character), the program causes the
> entire computer to either lock up and require a forced restart (using
> power button), or causes a massive amount of blue screens that
> require a Ctrl-Alt-Del restart.
> Also, about 50% of the time PCGen will lock up my system the same as
> above whenever I try to save my preferences, and also locks up every
> so often whenever I switch between tabs.
> Due to how badly it locks up I can't exactly use the console to see
> what's happening.
> I've tried uninstalling and reinstalling java again and again, I've
> run reg cleaners, file sweepers, trying to get rid of some old file
> or reference that could be causing it, but no luck.
> Could use any advice.