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Computer keeps crashing

It keeps shutting off

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  • issheforeal Nov 16, 2008

    Thank you....I will try what you recommended....have a great day!!!

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Logged off my computer for a couple hours come to find screen froze up. Tryed to restart and and it is saying disk boot error. Should I put in the recovery disk??? and if I do does that clean the hard drive off completely??

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Over heating? make sure the pc is fairly cool at the fan on the back of the case.

or try a system restore to a point in time that you may recall when the computer was stable.
backtrack and see if you can pinpoint to a program or utility that you added to the pc that may have started the crashing.

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I would need more information to get this right on the first try, but I do have a couple of suggestions. Is there a lot of dust in the case or on the fan in the back? I would try to blow all of that out. Also, if you open the case you should be able to see if the fan on the processor is spinning. It could have so much stuff on it that it can't turn. Clean that out if it is dirty. Last, you could have a problem with the power supply. I can't tell for sure because there isn't enough informat.
One last thing, are you getting anything about the rpc server before it shuts down? If you are you have a virus. Download a free 30 trial of Vipre from Sunbelt Software to clean it up.

Posted on Nov 16, 2008

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