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Computer shuts down auotmaticaly then restarts itself , frequently

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  • difwoodie Sep 21, 2008

    Some one please help to advise me I don't have $150.00 to just see what's wrong with this crazy thing it's not even two years old yet !!!!

    HELP !!!!!!!!!!!

    Thank You in advance

    difwoodie

  • difwoodie Sep 24, 2008

    Thank You ,

    Thanks for answering me I hope this fixes my problem , I don't have $ 150.00 for serving my computer .

    Thanks ,

    difwoodie

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Hi ,

Many has this problem.
1. The main reason behind this problem is that your system is experiencing "system failure".

To overcome this problem,
First Go to start->right click my computer->click the advanced tab, go down to startup and recovery-> uncheck the "automatically restart" box.

Now your computer will not restart while experiencing the "system failure". Instead of the restart you will get an error message which can help you diagnose the source of this problem .

2. The other reason may be the power supply(SMPS). Make sure that sufficient power is provided for all the parts of the CPU.
For eg: If you are having any high end graphics card, that will consume more power and there are chances that the power supply will get educd to other parts.
So make sure you have SMPS( power supply) sufficient enough. Also you can try with higher power SMPS.

3. It may also be due to the heat produced that you might want to look into that, check in the bios setting for you temperature right after the computer shuts down. You might need a better heatsink or more fans in your case.

4. It might also because of virus ,so try an updated antivirus and scan your system.

Posted on Sep 21, 2008

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