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PC restarts by itself when playing certain games

Discussion in 'Games' started by shad1303, Nov 12, 2017.

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  1. shad1303

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    I have had this issue for a few months, basically, when playing certain games (Rainbow Six Siege, Counter Strike: Global Offensive), my PC will restart by itself after about 10-15 minutes gameplay. I don't understand why. My PC is around 4 years old but it works fine. I got it fixed after a fan and motherboard issue 6 months ago, I did get the fan upgraded, and my temperatures look fine (Max 46 Celsius, Average 31 Celsius). I dont have the issue when browsing or playing other games such
    as Minecraft.

    Specs that I know of:

    Seagate Barracuda ST2000dm001
    AMD FX8320 8 Core
    AMD R9 270x
    Gigabyte GA-78LMT-USB3 6.0
    8.00GB Installed Memory (RAM)
     
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    Macboatmaster Trusted Advisor Spam Fighter

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    What was that issue please

    2.
    to which component do you refer

    3. What OS

    4. Make and full model of PSU please

    5. Have you checked event viewer for any records of these restarts
     
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