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Old 04-19-2006, 01:01 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Default High pitched tone

Hey all. Every so often my computer will start emitting a high pitched tone and everthing slows right down. It seem to happen mostly when I am gaming but does happen other times too. I then have to reboot. It seems to happen more in hot weather. Does this sound like an overheating prob or something else? Any ideas on what to do? Thanks

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Old 04-19-2006, 01:19 AM   #2 (permalink)
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It is most likely a temperature alarm. Are you able to open up your case? There's a good chance that dust is your problem.

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