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Old 01-30-2009, 07:04 PM   #11 (permalink)
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Yup, sounds like the PSU for sure.

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Old 01-31-2009, 01:39 AM   #12 (permalink)
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Well its been running for a couple hours now (single 4870) I'm fairly confused overall. I guess I'll see how things play out during the weekend. I appreciate all the the helpful people here!

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Old 01-31-2009, 10:17 AM   #13 (permalink)
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Can you hook a multimeter up to the 12v+ line on the PSU and check to make sure your voltage is stable??? Because lately my computer has also had a issue with staying on, it just flat out powers down... At very random times... Anyways, just check your voltage.

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