Reboots - even with auto reboot unchecked

By rebel007
Mar 23, 2008
  1. I am having an issue in the last week or so with my computer going into a random reboot. I've reformated my hard drive and reinstalled my operating system. No luck. I've tried cleaning the dust from around fans and such. No luck. I made sure the memory was in firmly. I even unchecked the automatic restart in the advanced system tab, but it will re-boot anyway.

    Any ideas?
  2. pimpmypc

    pimpmypc TS Rookie Posts: 111

    u could try restarting the bios maybe that will help im not sure or you can try calling the motherboard manufacterer. hope this helps.
  3. Matthew

    Matthew TechSpot Staff Posts: 5,260   +92

    Check the directory C:\Windows\Minidump for .dmp files and attach the most recent to your next post.

    Test your RAM with Memtest86.

    Despite the fact that you've cleaned your internal components, monitor your PC's temperatures.
  4. rebel007

    rebel007 TS Rookie Topic Starter

    I checked for *.dmp files but there was none retreived in my search. I also looked at the event log of "Manage tab of my computer. No errors there.
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