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Problems with computer locking up.....


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#1 CraZyJAR

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Posted 20 July 2013 - 04:37 PM

I currently use a ASUS laptop I purchased about three years ago. It has an Intel i5 core and nvidia geforce gts 360m graphics card along with 4GB of RAM. I run Windows 7. My issue......I'll be playing a game or watching a video when suddenly the computer will lock up and this horrible noise blasts through the speakers. 

 

I have tried reinstalling the driver for the graphics card and tried replacing the RAM......issue still happens. Any comments about this will be greatly appreciated.



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Posted 20 July 2013 - 09:42 PM

Hi,

Not  sure what the noise might be but the shutdown might be caused by heat. Be sure your vents are clear and the fan is running. A 'cool pad' might be a good investment.

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