experiencing lockups with my ti4600

By ravenjy
Mar 29, 2004
  1. i dont know what to make of this but my ti4600 is not working properly during these past few days. everytime i run a graphic intensive game on my system, my computer just locks up. this even happens when i ran a benchmark with 3dmark. i havent changed any of the settings or anything, anyone know what to make of this? any help would be appreciated.
  2. poertner_1274

    poertner_1274 secroF laicepS topShceT Posts: 4,172

    Sounds to me like it could be a heat issue. If the card is getting too hot, it will freeze up. Check to make sure it is getting proper cooling, or air moving across it. An easy test for this is to run with your sides off your case and see if it locks up again.

    If it still does, try removing it and reseating in back in the AGP slot.
  3. ravenjy

    ravenjy TS Rookie Topic Starter Posts: 36

    poertner thanks for the reply, i think the fan is probally busted, i noticed its not going at full speeds at some times, and it doesnt look too dusty. any suggestions?
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