Do you have any over clocks on any hardware? Again, if you're not experienced with PC building, I recommend consulting with someone who is.Those are my guesses based on the nature of the problem, but there are other possibilities. Thread Tools Show Printable Version Email this Page… Page 1 of 2 12 Last Jump to page: 2012-11-13,04:48 AM #1 Roboctopus View Profile View Forum Posts Private Message View Started Threads This rig was built by myself, I have windows 7 64bit installed on the SSD with games and steam and such on the HDD. http://codecreview.com/computer-restarts/computer-restarts-during-games.html
Most CPUs are comfortable between 30° and 65°, and should never go too much over 70°C.In that case, the first thing to do is clean. I dont think your HDDs are failing, you wouldn't simply get a freeze or restart then, and during gaming your HDDs are really not doing anything, except during loading screens. It is possible you have a mainboard problem or cpu problem. this might indicate your voltage levels might just need fine tuning check specs on mainboard safe operating levels.if you are running in turbo or high performance gaming modes try using a https://forums.techguy.org/threads/computer-restarts-during-games-burning.676714/
Next, as already explained to you if you power from the PSU(dual-rail) and connect too much from a 1-rail side, it maybe reaching its limit, reach in turn should be balanced I am,, VERY Tech Savy this is not a new thing to me it is just I have not errors or ways to find out (that I know to of) I Thread: Computer restarts itself or freezes randomly? Reply With Quote 2012-11-14,05:04 AM #11 john View Profile View Forum Posts Private Message View Started Threads Keyboard Turner Join Date Oct 2012 Posts 7 please ensure that your power supply
Ill start playing for a few secs and then my pc will turn off... Then not again til the next day. I would go to the main website to see if they have a fix for it. Computer Restarts While Playing Games Windows 7 CPU, GPU, case, etc.), please. [N.B.
Newer Than: Search this thread only Search this forum only Display results as threads Useful Searches Recent Posts More... Computer Restarts When Playing Games Not Overheating Basically any full screen game gives me this problem and very very rarely while using an internet browser. Wait for patch to prevent hardware damages. If I am helping you with a problem and I have not responded within 48 hours please send me a PM.
A burning smell is NEVER a good thing coming form your computer. Computer Restarts When Playing Games Windows 8 Log in or Sign up Tech Support Guy Home Forums > Operating Systems > Windows XP > Computer problem? One Lombard Street, Suite 200, San Francisco California 94111. You could try a version of linux, something like mint: http://www.linuxmint.com/download.php You can actually install steam in linux and play certain games.
Now you should have a screen with MHDD> and a blinking cursor. https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/526476/pc-shuts-off-crashes-during-gaming/ Also after a format do you install your anti-virus right away? Computer Randomly Restarts While Playing Games After you are done testing you will need to go back into the bios by restarting the computer and tapping f2. Computer Restarts When Playing Games Solved The Hard drives are old.
I have water cooling and mine still heats up to 70degress celciusUser Info: gatorattack05gatorattack05 2 years ago#6psvitaer posted...Not computer issue but the game itself. http://codecreview.com/computer-restarts/computer-restarts-when-i-play-games.html Even the stock heatsink should NOT have a problem cooling the processor if seated properly and without an overclock. Depending on your other hardware, you may even need a heftier PSU than the listed requirement.It's also possible that you have a failing PSU. We also did a Memtest, and after 12 passes (went to the movies while it ran) everything came up clean on my ram. Computer Restarts When Playing Games Windows 10
if your not good with computers than find a store near you (Do not use Geek Squad as there CRAZY expensive) and have them swap the drives and transfer your data. How To Change Psu To Higher Watt I did mine and including the 1 gb hard drive it cost me $145 US... Advertisements do not imply our endorsement of that product or service.
Make sure all your fans are spinning and clean out any dust in your PC using an air blower or compressed air (find out why I don't recommend vacuuming).If your PC Remember, you're dealing with a retard here! Run the game, then take the side off and see where the smell is coming fromUser Info: MichaelXCMichaelXC 2 years ago#7psvitaer posted...Not computer issue but the game itself. How To Check If Psu Is Failing Assuming you have newer GPU, anything less than a 500 watt PSU is probably going to give you trouble.
Back to top #13 BInarybaited BInarybaited Members 29 posts OFFLINE Gender:Male Local time:06:10 AM Posted 09 March 2014 - 07:17 AM first of all your cpu temperature is fairly high I switched out a different ram stick and it's back to once or twice a day lol. MMO-Champion » Forum » Off-Topic Forums » Computer » Computer restarts itself or freezes randomly? his comment is here You should be comfortably sitting at 50-60 degrees under full load at most, unless you are doing specific synthetic stress tests, or your room temperature is 35 degrees or something.FC: 4055
If im way off please correct me haha Flag Permalink This was helpful (1) Collapse - RFM by Bob__B / July 29, 2013 12:52 AM PDT In reply to: PSU Read My case is kept clean, I have all wires as neat as they will fit, good air circulation and plenty of room around all sides.This is where I started running out When it does go black on you, press the Windows button+D (minimise all windows), see if it goes back to the desktop at least. All trademarks are property of their respective owners in the US and other countries.
Oct 10, 2013 #8 Tmagic650 TS Ambassador Posts: 17,244 +235 Lets turn off automatically restart by going to Control Panel, System, Advanced System Settings, Startup and Recovery... In simpler terms, my computer should be able to handle this game, and it seems to with no issue, other than this one of course. There is a list on the right which shows numbers: <3 <10 <50 <150ms Etc… Anything below the <150ms is a slow sector or a problem sector. Hard to tell when you don't have the pc next to you to see it for yourself.
Reply With Quote 2012-12-18,12:38 AM #19 Musta Kyy View Profile View Forum Posts Private Message View Started Threads Dreadlord Join Date Aug 2010 Posts 818 You could run a stress test Let's try checking all of the possible problems that do not involve shelling out money to repair something first. ---------- Post added 2012-11-14 at 01:44 PM ---------- If you are getting What we are looking for will show up on the right side of the screen. Best run Oblivion windowed while you check the temperature of your computer.
Thanks for the help guys! Back to top #5 jrgoncal jrgoncal Topic Starter Members 4 posts OFFLINE Local time:06:10 AM Posted 04 March 2014 - 12:59 PM Wow, thanks for the fast replies! Last edited by Rooney00: 07-02-2011 at 10:12 PM. P.S.
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How far into it does it get? It is a bad sector in your hard drive. Doubly so if you haven't done so in a long time.