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Pc switches off on its own

Pc sometimes gets switched off on its own.when it is again made on it is working properly but sometimes it doesn't get on but continuosly it gets switch off on its own,and to make it on , i need to boot by using windowsXP CD. suggest me something so that i can over come this promble of getting switched off on its own

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Sounds like a power supply problem, or an overheating problem. Is the cpu case expelling hot air? open the case verify that is has at least 1 working cpu fan. It should also have at least 1 other fan inside the chassis.

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