Please read following carefully.
1. Memory test has been added to ensure the right test is used
2. SeaTools on SSD could give inconclusive results hence the reason why I kept (most of) the hard drive tests.
Read carefully before proceeding.
If you're overclocking your system, revert back to stock clocks now.
Test the system once the overclock is removed before continuing with the steps outlined below.
Part One: CPU Stress Test
Part Two: MemTest86+ RAM Diagnostic
Part Three: Hard Drive Diagnostics
Part Four: GPU Stress Test
Run Prime95 and/or IntelBurenTest to stress test your CPU. Prime95 - Stress Test Your CPU - Windows 10 Forums & CPU - Stress Test Using IntelBurnTest - Windows 7 Help Forums
Your CPU temperatures will rise quickly while under this stress test. Keep a keen eye on them and abort the test if overheating occurs.
Run MemTest86+ to analyse your RAM. MemTest86+ - Test RAM - Windows 10 Forums
MemTest86+ needs to be run for at least 8 passes
for conclusive results. Set it running before you go to bed and leave it overnight. We're looking forzero
errors here. Even a single error will indicate RAM failure.
Disk Check - Windows 7 Help Forums
Run HDTune to
- scan for errors, no quick scan but full scan
- check the health,
It may take some time, but please take the time you need to perform it properly.
Let me know what the results are
- of the error scan,
- make a screenshot of the health of every hard drive and post the screenshots,
- post screenshots with the benchmark of the
- transfer rate,
- access time,
- burst rate,
- cpu usage.
Run Furmark to stress test your GPU. FurMark - GPU Stress Test - Windows 10 Forums
Run Furmark for around 30 minutes.
Your GPU temperatures will rise quickly while Furmark is running. Keep a keen eye on them and abort the test if overheating occurs.