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My PC keeps crashing when I play games

By KreatoR
Mar 14, 2011
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  1. well as the title says my PC keeps crashing while i play any game in about 30min of gameplay, when i say crash i mean it turns off without any error message, and i cant start it up again for about 10 min this has been happening for the last 10 days and its quite annoying.
    i would appretiate any help given, thank you :)
     
  2. Jesse

    Jesse TechSpot Staff Posts: 369   +40

    Sounds like it may be overheating. Open it up and clean everything out. Dust is a major insulator in computer cases and can drastically affect temperatures. Also try some cable management to improve airflow.
     
  3. KreatoR

    KreatoR TS Rookie Topic Starter

    just what i was thinking, but i needed to know for sure.gonna clean it up right away :)
     
  4. Lokalaskurar

    Lokalaskurar TS Enthusiast Posts: 616

  5. KreatoR

    KreatoR TS Rookie Topic Starter

    problem solved, thank you all for your help :)
     
  6. Lokalaskurar

    Lokalaskurar TS Enthusiast Posts: 616

    Your welcome :)
     


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