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Please can you identify why my desktop pc keeps shutting down automtically.It seems to work fine then it freezes up, i have 2 seperate harddrives that i have interchanged in the pc it runs for a while then shuts down.Some times in the shut down mode if i hold the button in to shut it off when i turn it back on it freezes almost right away.

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It also can be a heat problem

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Check the RAM. Take it out and reseat. also see if it runs good in safe mode. if so then you need new video drivers.





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