1.    06 Aug 2015 #1
    Join Date : Aug 2015
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    Windows 10 Pro x64

    PC restarts under heavy load(assuming) no BSOD


    This has been happening for about 2 months now. Whenever I am in a game or watchign a stream the PC completely turns off, not a traditional shut down and immediately restarts. Please let me know if you need more information
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  2.    06 Aug 2015 #2
    Join Date : Jan 2014
    Carencro, LA 70520
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    Mint 18.3

    Check for proper ventilation on the Graphics card and the CPU.
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  3.    06 Aug 2015 #3
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    Quote Originally Posted by labeeman View Post
    Check for proper ventilation on the Graphics card and the CPU.
    I didn't realize how close I had the side fans next to my desk, it was basically pushing the hot air back inside of the case from the GPU. I will continue to monitor and update if I get another crash.
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  4.    06 Aug 2015 #4
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    Update. I monitored GPU using Furmark and noted via GPU Z that once my GPU reaches 70-73 degress my pc restarts. I have a 500W PSU. So I am really leaning towards my PSU can't handle it.
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