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I think the best direction to go in at this point would be to try diagnose the problematic component(s), so can you please give me any help as to how to The freezes are random. I've also just reinstalled my windows 7, didnt help either. Report • #33 TheGuy July 3, 2012 at 14:14:26 Yeah, Arkinshade. Check This Out

I do have THEIR most recent.There has been no other changes to my computers performance. Still early days but it's not froze up on start up once yet. See More ↓ #4 riider April 17, 2012 at 07:37:52 Although the specs look OK, Delta is generally not considered to be a quality brand.http://www.delta.com.tw/product/ps/...http://www.ascendtech.us/delta-gps-...Looks like the card requires two 6-pin The minimum requirement for the GT 430 is 300w, and my power supply is 300w.

Graphics Card Causing Computer To Freeze

Report • #5 LasurArkinshade April 17, 2012 at 08:49:41 Yeah, I figured that Delta wasn't a particularly good brand. This program was designed to be used by overclockers to put a full load on the RAM and CPU to determine the stability of their overclocking. Yes, the repairman told me that the new motherboard was a newer model and my dedicated card was older, so it wasn't compatible. 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

Report • #34 TimmywithaG August 4, 2012 at 00:49:52 I am also having the same problem. Tried all options but doesn't work still. I planned on just getting a new and improved graphics card, but if someone can spot a weak link in my setup, that would be much appreciated. Gpu Freezing The image either freezes then the monitor displays 'no signal', or my PC restarts itself.

Could video card be cause or something else? Graphics Card Freezing During Gameplay After screwing around with drivers all night I think it's safe to say that the card is shot. Cleaning it out did it. http://www.tomshardware.com/answers/id-2382344/computer-freezing-gpu-cpu.html The two probes are differentiated by their color, Black (negative), and Red (positive).

SHOW ME NOW CNET © CBS Interactive Inc.  /  All Rights Reserved. Troubleshooting Graphics Card Edited by ZapZap, 12 February 2013 - 03:27 PM. If not, please do.Hope this helps.Grif Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - reply by emkrieg / April 4, 2011 7:20 AM PDT In reply to: Just Thoughts.. When your blasting your heatsinks with compressed air don't be cheap, do a thorough job.

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Reports: · Posted 6 years ago Top ccoville Posts: 7 This post has been reported. http://www.howtogeek.com/forum/topic/video-card-causes-comp-to-freezecrash Local time:10:33 PM Posted 12 February 2013 - 03:51 PM That graphics card need a PSU of at least 300W, so if your PSU is funtioning porperly that shouldn't be a Graphics Card Causing Computer To Freeze One or two spaces?Bob Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - I See.., You Understand Those Terms Clearly by Grif Thomas Forum moderator / April 5, 2011 1:26 AM PDT Graphics Card Freezes Computer Randomly Im really confused.

Using the Greek, much like "Geology" is the study of, or to speak of/"logos" of earthly things/"Ge-geo", then "anology" is the study of "an"..He he.Grif Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) his comment is here You never know when one will leave you. Yes No Your rating has been submitted, please tell us how we can make this answer more useful. Report • #14 Derek April 24, 2012 at 11:32:31 Well, I'm down to long shots now. Psu Causing Freezing

Thanks again. While this is good enough to remove the loose dust and cruft from your system, you need a more vigorous method to remove dust from your heatsinks. Not only do PSU's become weaker as they age, but as they warm up, that can deliver less power than they are rated for. this contact form If there is a dedicated graphics card with a fan installed on it, look at this fan as well.

Somehow one of my RAM-sticks coused this, dont have any clue how as they have nothing to do with the new hardware. Graphics Card Crashing When Playing Games 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 So could a failing PSU be a more possible reason why my computer freezes every time I put in the old card rather than it being directly related to the card?

Plus, it freezes even when i dont do anything special, i can watch a youtube-video or just like befor install windows updates and it freezes.

Now it's 30 deg C at rest and peaked at 60 deg C during high use. Somehow one of my RAM-sticks coused this, dont have any clue how as they have nothing to do with the new hardware. However, after the first few days of using this graphics card, my PC began to crash frequently, specifically when any 3D game is being played. Graphics Card Crashing During Games Proffitt Forum moderator / April 5, 2011 1:17 AM PDT In reply to: Well...

While I tried rolling back my drivers while I was experiencing the gaming, non-artifact-inducing crashes, I don't believe I tried that for these particular crashes, and I have found evidence on Of course if anyone else has an idea other than airflow and drivers please let me know. Anvil-31, Jan 2, 2012 #6 Sponsor This thread has been Locked and is not open to further replies. http://htmltemplatesfree.net/graphics-card/what-does-a-graphics-card-do-for-gaming.html Dust can act like a warm blanket for your PC components preventing heat from escaping.

Borrow a better one or purchase one with the condition that if it does not fix your problem you can return it for a full refund (some computer retailers are willing Computer Help forum About This ForumCNET's forum on computer help is the best source for finding the solutions to your computer problems. No sound coming out after changing to new GPU (tried everything) No sound coming out after changing to new GPU (tried everything) solved System keeps freezing tried everything! specs now: Motherboard: Asus m5a97 PROCPU: Amd fx 6300 BE 6 cores at 3500mhz GPU: EVGA 760 4gbRAM: 8gb corsair ram (Took out 1 ramstick recently just to try, used to

This is mainly due to the aging of the electrolytic capacitors.I am sure that you can make your computer more stable if you address your heat issues first. solved New Graphics card causes PC to freeze while in games solved Video Card Causing Low FPS/PC Lockup? Several functions may not work. Articles & News Forum Graphics & Displays CPU Components Motherboards Games Storage Overclocking Tutorials All categories Chart For IT Pros Get IT Center Brands Tutorials Other sites Tom's Guide Tom's