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Old 09-05-2006, 06:16 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Default Computer crashes same time every day.

I have been having problems with my computer lately so I reformatted, however after this reformat my computer crashes every night at midnight and refuses to turn back on for some time. Any ideas what causes this?

MOBO:Intel 915GAG
CPU:Pentium 4 3.2 GHz
Memory:2x Samsung 512MB DDR 184-Pin PC3200
Hard Drive:Western Digital 200GB
Optical Drives:Lite-On DVD-RW Dual Layer Burner, Lite-On DVD-ROM
GPU:Sapphire X1900GT PCI-E
PSU:Ultra X2 550W ATX Modular
Case:Ultra Aluminus ATX
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Old 09-05-2006, 06:53 PM   #2 (permalink)
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disable time sensitive software. Things to disable would be virus scanners, backup utilities, any bios alarm settings, disable any permissions (doubtful you have this), any other alarm/scheduled events including defrags, scandisk, etc. If need be go into safe mode and see if it persists there.
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