Computer restarting issues.

By crg project ยท 4 replies
Jun 4, 2007
  1. im really in need of some help my friend said this is the place to be if you have pc problems so here is my problem hope some1 can help past few days my pc has been playing up by reseting itself over an over again sometimes without any warning its driven me crazy as ive already lost alot of my work

    im running a pc which is a
    iQon technologies
    pent 4
    cpu 3.2
    with 1.43 gb ram

    pc is used for work music and internet access

    hope some 1 can give me some help thanx in advance the dumps are attached
  2. Tedster

    Tedster Techspot old timer..... Posts: 6,002   +15

    can be caused by a lot of things:
    1. faulty drivers
    2. bad ram 9check with memtest 86+ booted from a floppy.
    3. bad or failing PSU (test with a tester and multimeter)
    4. bad or failing CMOS battery (replace)
    5. corrupted registry (unlikely) - check with ccleaner registry repair
    6. overheating CPU
    7. bad or failing motherboard -capacitors leaking?
  3. crg project

    crg project TS Rookie Topic Starter

    im hopen this may help the rams been init since christmas and its just started going funny these few days it dont do it all the time just sometimes

    also ive checked my ram with a memory checker and i got no faults with tht
  4. peterdiva

    peterdiva TechSpot Ambassador Posts: 1,088

    This looks to be a Hard Drive problem. Check the Hard Drive's cable or try another one if possible, and run Chkdsk /r.
  5. crg project

    crg project TS Rookie Topic Starter

    thanx very much it dont seem to be doing it now but if it does i will check the harddrive cable
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