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Old 06-17-2005, 06:04 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Hi I hope someone can help. My PC is about 8 years old and has began switching it self off. It will always load up and then just suddenly turn off.

I have no idea whats wrong with it. I have formatted and re-installed everything which helped for a little while however it hass tarted up again.


Any ideas/tips??

Thanks.
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Old 06-17-2005, 06:24 PM   #2 (permalink)
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No offence but get a new pc, 8 years is dam old for a pc.

Try open it up and check if something isn’t burnt put maybe.
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Old 06-17-2005, 07:57 PM   #3 (permalink)
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Your PC is dyin gof age I guess.
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Old 06-18-2005, 11:25 AM   #4 (permalink)
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Did you check the PSU? Maybe it has become faulty from age or overuse (too much turning it on and off). Replace the PSU and see if it still happens.
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Old 06-18-2005, 11:57 AM   #5 (permalink)
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What are your sytem specifications...?
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