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Old 05-22-2007, 02:21 PM   #1 (permalink)
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I recently got a new motherboard and ram a fatal1ty f-190hd and Patriot 1gb ddr2 800 ram.

160gb ATA133 HDD
450watt PSU
D945 CPU

for some reason whenever i try to play a game my PC crashes and restarts itself. please help .
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Old 05-22-2007, 02:39 PM   #2 (permalink)
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so you had another mobo and ram and you had windows installed on it and you just got a new mobo and ram for that same computer?

if that is the case then you need to reinstall windows, since the motherboard is different

it wont work right till you reinstall
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i did reinstall. but i still restarts when i play a bit of a game. i could use loads of cpu power and it wouldent restart.
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i did reinstall. but i still restarts when i play a bit of a game. i could use loads of cpu power and it wouldent restart.
What kind of video card do you have?
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the integrated one. i think it may be a problem with that but how can i fix it?
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i have had this problem before and it was a video card problem, i had a tv card that made my pc crash when i recorded tv, also in the video card settings it says i have a radeon xpress 1200, when its a radeon xpress 1250. what can i do to fix this?
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