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Report • #22 LasurArkinshade April 26, 2012 at 06:18:31 I'm going to clean the RAM edge connnectors later today, I think, Derek. Track this discussion and email me when there are updates If you're asking for technical help, please be sure to include all your system info, including operating system, model number, and If you want to take that risk the the one in CCleaner is one of the safer ones IMO.Always pop back and let us know the outcome - thanks Report • by Grif Thomas Forum moderator / April 4, 2011 7:13 AM PDT In reply to: Computer freezing--recently installed new graphics card... 1. http://www.sevenforums.com/graphic-cards/264098-computer-freezes-after-installation-new-graphic-card.html

These crashes are sometimes accompanied by my sound hanging and skipping, and usually the only way to recover from them is to power the PC off via removing any power going Computer freezes after installing new graphics card Can't find your answer ? Hardware ALL How-tos Win 10 Win 8 Win 7 Win XP Win Vista Win 95/98 Win NT Win Me Win 2000 Win 2012 Win 2008 Win 2003 Win 3.1 E-Home Office

Slowing them down can make them work properly. It's also fairly cool, and when I touch it, it's below body temp.I have a core duo processor, (I'll find out which one later)4 gb ddr2 ramGA-P35-DS3L motherboardSamsung 840 evo 1tb by emkrieg / April 4, 2011 6:47 AM PDT I own a Gateway DX4300, AMD Phenom II X4 810 Processor, 2.6 GHz, 8GB RAM, running on Windows 7 64bit.I recently installed Let's hope the driver rollback sorted the problem out.

I'm also from the UK (Kent).Always pop back and let us know the outcome - thanks Report • #10 Fingers April 17, 2012 at 20:26:22 I believe that the problem is Logged swigguTopic StarterRookieThanked: 1 Computer: Specs Experience: Familiar OS: Windows 7 Re: Computer freezes with installed graphics card drivers, not without « Reply #7 on: November 27, 2013, 06:18:18 AM » When a graphics card is performing faster, it may also stress the card more and thus you may not be able to achive as high of an overclock as you may http://www.tomshardware.com/answers/id-2152865/computer-randomly-freezes-regular-usage-installing-graphics-card.html Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - It's Too Easy And Cheap To Simply Replace It by Grif Thomas Forum moderator / April 4, 2011 10:01 AM PDT In reply

Terms of Use Privacy Policy Licensing Advertise International Editions: US / UK India PC Advisor Phones Smartphone reviews Best smartphones Smartphone tips Smartphone buying advice Smartphone deals Laptops Laptops reviews Laptops Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - I thought the typo was in this line by Steven Haninger / April 5, 2011 5:15 AM PDT In reply to: Typo. "You There's very little you can rule out with there being no other drivers available, and the slot and power cables are outside chances at best, so I do suspect your card I play World of Warcraft, and run on near-ultra settings, and it works beautifully.Could it just be a very random power 'surge' that would cause my system to freeze?Are there any

Chipset driver problems are often responsible for crashes of AGP video cards and can affect stability of expansion slots. This page contains some screenshots of video cards which are showing different kinds of visual problems. Report • #20 Derek April 25, 2012 at 15:29:52 I quite understand your view - it does seem more than a little odd that you can do intensive gaming without crashing Clearly, it's doesn't "work beautifully" if it's crashing and freezing up at times.

Tried all options but doesn't work still. his comment is here I have also had a crash result in a simple brown screen. Fast writes provide a faster way for the CPU to write data to the video card. SHOW ME NOW CNET © CBS Interactive Inc.  /  All Rights Reserved.

by R. Sorry, there was a problem flagging this post. Reducing the core clock speed and memory speed (moving sliders to the left) should help your card if you are encountering stability issuesduring graphically intensive games or applications. this contact form Some system monitoring utilties such as anti-virus or anti-malware programs may offer a game mode that lets you temporarily disable the program while you launch a game and then permit you

anyone can help me? I'm just worried that there's something I'm overlooking. Dismiss Notice TechSpot Forums Forums TechSpot Core CPUs and Motherboards Today's Posts Computer freezes after new video cardinstallation ByAutotom Sep 2, 2005 Greetings everyone, I recently purchased a Jaton Nvidia Geforce

It's actually about installing a video card but that includes detailed explanations of how to avoid zapping components with static electricity, open a computer, remove a video card, and insert a

Bought a new a new Sapphire AMD/ATI Radeon HD 6570 1 GB DDR3 Graphics Card and installed it into my pc. Report • #2 LasurArkinshade April 17, 2012 at 07:02:25 My PSU is just a stock PSU that came with the PC, so the make and model probably won't mean anything to But I thought spaceology was the study of what medicinal marijuana users do after medicating.Grif Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Then again by R. But it also contains some chips which make all those parts work together.

People often advise that you "install the latest drivers" but many forget to do it for their chipset drivers. in device manager and the software all loaded with no probs.So should i rush out for a 350w (min.) power supply or do you guys have any other ideas?p.s. Even if you are already running the latest driver then you should uninstall it and then reinstall it. http://divxeo.com/computer-freezes/computer-freezes-windows-7.html If you need help selecting a PSU then just post back.

there is a thread I read while trying to fix this and if you unplug your computer for a short time and then plug it back in you will be crash My System Specs System Manufacturer/Model Number HP C2N70UA#ABA Laptop OS Windows 8 64-bit (6.2, Build 9200) (9200.win8_rtm.120725-1247) CPU AMD Quad-Core A10-4600M APU 2.3Ghz Turbo to 3.4 Memory 8GB DDR3 Graphics Card AMD Sempron 2400+ 1.67GHz(video card said I required a Pentium 4 or comparable, but I couldn't find a cross reference anywhere I looked) SOYO SY-KT6000 Dragon plus 2.0 MoBo (2) Kingston Try lowering the amount that you overclock your graphics card.

Some video cards tolerate voltages which are off better than others. Join thousands of tech enthusiasts and participate. All Rights Reserved Tom's Hardware Guide ™ Ad choices CNET Reviews Best Products CNET 100 Appliances Audio Cameras Cars Desktops Drones Headphones Laptops Networking Phones Printers Smart Home Tablets TVs Virtual Even though you have a total of 72Amps on your 12Volt rails if they could be combined, since you cannot, you may be starving your graphics card for current while there

For most folks that's not a realistic option.