FPS drop/Computer crash/Start it self with Blackscreen

By Kaladin Storm
Feb 20, 2016
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  1. Having this problem for years and its so ****ing anoying.
    every time and every game I play after 40 min this **** happends.

    Ram 12, GB
    64 bits
    Windows 8
    Geforce GT 640

    and the game I play is LoL at the lowest ****ing settings that is possible
  2. Kaladin Storm

    Kaladin Storm TS Rookie Topic Starter

    Also my background whe I start just get black but everything still works at that moment
  3. mailpup

    mailpup TS Special Forces Posts: 6,979   +362

    Kaladin Storm, please watch your swearing. Thanks.
    Cycloid Torus likes this.
  4. Cycloid Torus

    Cycloid Torus TS Evangelist Posts: 1,656   +309

    What could cause..."schlepping computer"?

    Heat throttling due to dust blanket inside - clean inside of computer (see Youtube videos)

    Heat throttling due to hardened thermal paste on CPU or GPU or southbridge - clean & replace (see Youtube for videos on this)

    Virus / trojan / rootkit - run several scans and if any 'surprises', pursue in Virus Removal topic in next forum

    Failing PSU - check voltage and temps against norms +/-3% or so on 12v and 5v rails using HWInfo (

    Failing HDD - check SMART, run cleanup/defrag, replace

    Drivers: need updated drivers to make your system work well with Win8 (hope its 8.1) - check motherboard manufacturer's site

    You can post about your progress through the list and there might be more helpful ideas

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