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Old 02-07-2007, 11:42 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Exclamation New PC Restarting!!!

well about 2 weeks ago I built a computer and its been working fine until about 10 minutes ago, I was on it playing Oblivion for about 2.5 hours straight(normal), then all of the sudden "feeeeeeeeew" my computer restarts, this is the first time its done this and I am extremely worrid, does anyone know what the problem could have been?

CPU: C2D@2.13
MOBO:ECS Nforce570 LGA 775
CASE:Cooler Master Centurion5
GPU:BFG 7600GT 256MB
RAM:Patriot Signature 512MB + WINTEC 1GB
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Old 02-08-2007, 01:20 AM   #2 (permalink)
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Possiblly the temperature? Drivers? Could be a bunch of things, but update all the drivers, and see if that helps, if you are up-to-date on the video card driver, try going back to a previous version. Good Luck, Jeremiah.

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Old 02-08-2007, 03:18 AM   #3 (permalink)
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Update: BIOS

Reseat Memory,
Reset BIOS,
Reseat VGA Card

Perhaps even Re-Install Windows
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