Computer blue screens/Black screen/Locks up during gaming

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Jelkan

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so this have bin going on for quite some time, thought i had it fixed but it came back again, im pretty sure its not a overheat problem, the cpu get to 50c, and the gpu sometimes reach 70c, the gpu has a fry point at 110c so it shouldn't fail until it reaches 105c, this happens to all my games and at different times, sometime i can play an entire day without anything happening and sometimes i can just start the game and it locks up/blue screen/black screen, it can handle movies without anything happening, tried running 3dmark06 for 20min but it passed fine and no crash occurred nor any error's, ive looked in the even viewer witch says nothing about the computer crashing, the cpu usage is at 100% pretty much no matter what i do and i have lag on desktop sometimes, dont think this is a registry or fragmented file error since i run advanced system care and Smart Defrag on a daily basis, i got a new motherboard and new cpu for about 3 months ago, 2 months ago the crashing started happening and shortly after that my grafik card got toasted so i bought a new one and it worked fine for about a week then it started crashing again, all my games are usually grafik intense, but since it crashes i play on low don't know why since it crashes anyway, one interesting note that doesn't happen every time is that the grafik is failing and everything becomes blurred lines, when that happens i shut down the game and let the PC rest but this doesn't happen very often

things Ive tried:
ignore it
added 2 more fans
increased fan speed
reinstall winblows
bought a new hdd
memtest86 (found no problems)
hot cpu tester pro (found no problems)
check for driver updates (everything was up to date)
Seatools for winblows (found no problems)

System Spec:
Motherboard: Biostar GF8100 M2+ TE
Power Supply: Rasurbo Basic Power XII 550W
Processor: AMD Athlon 7750 BE 2.7Ghz
Memory: 4080MB RAM
Hard Drive: Barracuda 7200 16mb 500GB
Video Card: NVIDIA GeForce 9400GT
Monitor: Fujitsu Siemens Amilo LSL 3260W
Sound Card: Realtek HD Audio output
Operating System: Windows XP Professional SP3

computer's temperature at startup:
GPU: 24c
HD0:24c
HD1: 24c
Core1: 24c
Core2: 24c

computer's temperature at passive usage:
GPU: 50c
HD0:26c
HD1: 29c
Core1: 23c
Core2: 50c

dont know the temperature readings during gaming but when i started up the pc after a crash theyr at the same temp as the passive
The heat readings are taken with Speedfan


dont know what to do anymore, please help

note: crashes only happens during gaming
 

Jelkan

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i found that irrelevant but alright here you go

Darkest of days
Red Orchestra Ostfront
Half life 2
Garrys Mod
Making History 2
Battlefield 2
World War one Gold edition
Silent hunter 4&5
Assasins Creed 1&2
all of theese games crash

then i also got Counter Strike 1.6 which no crashing whatsoever occur no matter how long i play
 
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Download and install hwmonitor
and see what the temps etc are. Download the 1.17 setup, english on the righthand side.
....take a reading when not running the game or programs CPU(core) and GPU Video card and post them. (Just a screenshot of results is fine)

Then run the game or any other intensive program for 10min or so and take another reading post the results
 

Jelkan

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sorry for the delay, the computer crashed during the gameplay so i had to redo it all
here's the image after 15min of gaming
 

Jelkan

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this time it did yes, usually it just locks up, the blue screening and black screening happend more times today on Darkest of days then previous games mention

got the game today and so far only 1 lock up 1 black screen and maybe 5-6 blue screens
while its usually the other way around on half life 2
 

Jelkan

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ive just realized that ive failed at specifying what i mean with black screening

at some point the grafik card will fail completly the screen will then go black and say no signal input but the computer is running however im unsure if it bluescreens or not but it is all running fine after i reboot the pc
 

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What is the exact make and model of the power supply you are using and how old is it?
 

Jelkan

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Rasurbo Basic Power XII 550W bought it at the same time i bought the mobo and cpu
 
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take a look and see if any minidumps have been created

you will find them here They are located in C:\WINDOWS\Minidump

Copy the last 3 and compress them zip or Rar and Go Advanced in your post then Manage Attachments and post them

Note Do not try to compress them until you have copied them to somewhere else.
 

Jelkan

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fail on my part, forgot to make all folders and files visible
was only 2 in the minidump folder
 

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