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Old 09-28-2006, 12:11 AM   #1 (permalink)
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I get a blue screen from time to time and after looking up the code it says windows crashed cuz of a hardware issue blah blah and it narrowed it down to my PSU, CPU, Ram, or mobo.

I don't care all that much unless its a bad psu, because that could kill everything. So, how do I test to see if my PSU sucks?
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What brand is it? What's the amp ratings for the +12V rail? How many watts?
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Old 09-28-2006, 12:28 AM   #3 (permalink)
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http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16817148027

If I hadn't had the blue screen I wouldn't even be doing this. It's been a great psu.
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