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Computer is just restarting randomly or freezes

by rindoneg09 / April 10, 2007 9:20 AM PDT

i previously posted here about the same problem () and i took his advise by cleaning the inside of my computer. It worked for a while and then it started re starting again. But sometimes I was actually able to stAY logged in for about 10 min before it freezes. This used to never happen on this computer. Someone told me if i installed new hardware that might have been the problem but i didnt get anymore info about that (i just got a dvd-rw drive from pioneer) any help is appreciated thanks!

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And...
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / April 10, 2007 9:23 AM PDT

If the cover is off with a cooling fan pointed at the case does that help?

It's a test to see if it's heat related.

Bob

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same thing happens
by rindoneg09 / April 18, 2007 8:13 AM PDT
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i tried it and it was staying on for a little bit longer but then the computer just randomly restarted again

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