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Shutting down without warning

The problem persists. It is not a overheating problem nor a motherboard/cpu. all that checks out. we exchanged power supply, but it still just shuts down. Was thinking about wiping the hd, repartition and reinstall, not sure if that would solve the prob. Definitely need info/input. Hubby to leave for deployment in a few days.

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Shutting down this way is usually loose or ill fitted hd,sometimes mem or conflicting software.
take out hd refit making sure housed properly.start up pc and see how it goes.
check mem.take them /it out of housing check for dust.. refit.
some tech's suggest taking mem out and swapping them around ..this has no impact the mere fact thet you remove clean and refit is all thats required.

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