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Old 01-07-2007, 03:36 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Default Computer powers down during gameplay

um, theres no message?

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if ur computer is shutting down during game play then check ur temperature for any overheating

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Old 01-07-2007, 10:29 PM   #3 (permalink)
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Yep. Most of the time if the computer just shuts down during gameplay, it's an overheating issue. If you spend a lot of time on that game, you might consider additional cooling for your computer.
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Old 01-08-2007, 10:46 PM   #4 (permalink)
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R u overclocked? What game is it? what kind of system?
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