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Computer restarts

By rt4
Aug 8, 2008
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  1. Hey all, my computer has windows xp and keeps restarting at certain points of operation. sometimes while runing for 30min sometimes just when loggin in and when I look in the error log in the event viewer the errors I get are:

    Esent
    userenv
    SciCli
    BesClient

    I know some problems can be overheating of power supply or software, but I get a sytem restart, which happens with no warning or error given. In the startup and recovery I unchecked the box that says to restart if there is a system faliure. It is supposed to give me the error, but it doesn't, it still restarts. any suggestions?

    thanks
  2. woody1191

    woody1191 TS Rookie Posts: 638

    You should continue your thread on another forum since you have posted in the wrong part of the forum.

    Please post here in the "Other Hardware" Forum - http://www.techspot.com/vb/menu14.html

    Apart from overheating, RAM and HDD can be causes of these Auto Restarts. Start Off By using Memtest86.

    Memtest86 Instructions
    Download the pre-built version of Memtest86 (Link Below) and burn it onto a CD using ISO Recorder (Link Below) after this boot off the CD and start the test going and let it run for 3-5 hours (Minimum of 7 Passes) or Overnight which is best.

    Memtest86 - http://www.memtest.org/
    ISO Recorder - http://isorecorder.alexfeinman.com/isorecorder.htm
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