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just build a computer and it reboots

By sleepingdecade
Mar 24, 2007
  1. I just finished a computer witch has a p5nsli series mother board with fsb 1066mhz,2 one gig sticks of ocz ram, intel core 2 duo processor e6600 2.4 ghz 1066 mhz fsb 4 mb l2 cache and i havent got a sli graphix card yet so i put my old pci gforce 4 in. it freezes and reboots when viewing videos or trying to play battlefield sometimes the program just quits working till i reboot but mostly reboots. please help. thanks
     
  2. sghiznaneck

    sghiznaneck TS Maniac Posts: 403

    Are you running the current version of the drivers?? What settings do you have the card on??
     
  3. sleepingdecade

    sleepingdecade TS Rookie Topic Starter

    yea i installed the disk that it came with. i didnt change any settings. really not sure what they are set on
     
  4. sghiznaneck

    sghiznaneck TS Maniac Posts: 403

    Does it freeze up immediately or after several minutes because that processor runs hot. Can you check the temps in the computer?
     
  5. sleepingdecade

    sleepingdecade TS Rookie Topic Starter

    sometimes yes and sometimes no. i checked the temperature. now its running fine for some reason. hasnt restarted or froze sence yesterday morning. weird i think. may be my graphix card. what do you think?
     
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