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Old 08-01-2005, 10:27 AM   #1 (permalink)
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I have a computer in our office that occasionally (about 1-3 times a week) will just reboot itself, whether someone is using it or not. When it comes bcack up it always gives me the 'system has recovered from a serious error message'. The computer is basically our office server, and it got hit by a lightning surge about 2 mnths ago. The only things not replaced at this point are: the hard drives (4 250gb drives in raid 5, the raid card itself was replaced), the cpu (amd athlon xp 3200+), and two sata dvd burners w/ their respective sata controller card... everything else is new. I suppose it could be some obscure problem w/ the cpu. what do you guys think?

thanks for any help.

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Old 08-01-2005, 11:29 AM   #3 (permalink)
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try maybe reformating the disc it sound like a virus or a corrupt hdd
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