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PC sometimes shuts off for no reason

Pc just shuts down while I am working on it, no reason, no set time frame.

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Hi
ur problem maybe from ram or power supply or graphic card
so try to replace them and check it
another solution : try to update ur graphic card with the latest driver
test these and contact me any time :)

Posted on Mar 11, 2009

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Hi,donnoll...
maybe a strange idea,but check the power supply..actually unplug from motherboard and look inside the plastic cover for any discolouration,also check that the pins are secure...

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When it does shut off, can you start it up right away or does it take some time before it starts up? if yes, it is the CPU that heats up prompting the system to shut off.

However, if no, it could be a loose connection somewhere. Please advise....

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