Windows 10: Black screen after 1-8 hours after use or no use
Black screen after 1-8 hours after use or no use
Hello all, the title states it all. Out of the blue I started getting a black screen, while playing video games, or comp just sitting idle. If I'm playing a game, audio is fine after both my monitors go black for about 30 seconds, then rig reboots. Rig runs great other wise. No BSOD, the only thing that pops up is a Kernel Power 41 in event log (which states comp was turned off improperly). I have tried re-seating ram and video card. I replaced my power supply with EVGA SuperNOVA 850 T2, 80+ TITANIUM 850W.
Temps are great, CPU never gets above 100F (liquid cooled) Cpu never gets above 140F.
I updated every driver I could. Apparently I can't use the X79 chipset drivers directly from the Intel website, as their latest driver package is not compatible with win10x64 (installer fails, common issue I have found after doing some research). So the chip set drivers were manually updated by right clicking device and searching for driver updates (which all had updates).
None of these things have made any difference. Is there any thing else that any one recommend before I go out and start replacing components one by one? Really don't want to spend $700 on a video card or $1500 on a new MOBO/CPU/RAM setup if that's not the problem.
Edit: Attached is a copy of whats in System info>Software environment> Windows error reporting
One more common “black screen” failure mode is that the computer’s display has stopped working, but the computer itself is still running properly.
I should have stated that I have dual monitors, they both turn black at the same time that the event occurs.
Brand new Dell desktop with Windows 10
Without warning screen will flash black a few times and then go black.
Only way to bring back is turn off and then back on.
Happens maybe once a day....seems to be more on IE 11 but that could be...
Pardon my verbosity, but I want to make sure myself clear.
My computer is your basic homebrew office desktop: Asus H87-M-E MB with Intel Core i5-4430 CPU @ 3.00GHz, 8 GB RAM in a Cooler Master Case the size of a doghouse. No neon or gaming stuff,...
I have an app named "Timer+" which after it is set and finishes makes a loud beeping noise until it is turned off.
I can have up to three timers running at the same time.
I have discovered if my QUIET HOURS are turned on, then no sound will be...
I am concerned that this third attempt at downloading W10 is taking so long to reboot. After the second attempt left the screen black for 7 hours, I called Microsoft. The MS rep told me to go ahead and power on. Of course, when I did, the...
I have the following problem:
During playing Assasin's Creed this afternoon the game got very slow and I had a very hard time to stop the game and go back to my Desktop. Since the whole PC was slow I decided to check if the Anti Virus...