Originally posted by sr5
How long has this been going on for? Did it just start? New game?
brand new computer, not new game and started when i first got the computer. computer was made by my dad.
"What games are getting locked up? It could be a driver issue. Usually when a GPU overheats it restarts the PC or completely shuts it down."
it doesnt restart nor does it shut down, just locks up, freezes.
no blue screens or anything, just a lock up. and it locks up in any game.
400W PSU? What brand?
If it came with the case, it's probably the culprit (this does not apply to Antec or ThermalTake, however).
it says on the side of the PSU Codegen i guess thats the brand