How to Close Frozen or Hanging Programs in Windows?
In your Windows OS, if a program freezes and stops responding to mouse clicks,then follow these steps to recover,
resmon then Press Enter.
2. Select the CPU Tab and you can see the hanging programs are highlighted in RED.
3. Right click the RED program and select End Process to force quit.
But some times it is worth waiting for few seconds before forcing any programs to quit as you may loose the work if they editors.