Budget gaming PC, crashing regularly

Page 2 of 2 FirstFirst 12

  1. Posts : 8
    10
       #11

    My suggestion, start from scratch. Wipe the machine entirely and reinstall Windows BUT don't let windows install your drivers. Obtain them from HP's website and for the graphics, get them from Nvidia as they will be much more tailored for Windows than the ones microsoft will push.

    If you see in device manager that the driver for the graphics has been installed, delete it and immediately install the one from Nvidia. If heat isn't an issue, its more than likely driver instability.

    Worst case, memory but that would have been way more apparent earlier.
      My Computer


  2. Posts : 6,661
    Windows 11 Pro - Windows 7 HP - Lubuntu
       #12

    For temperature and other hardware monitor I use Open Hardware Monitor
    Don't need to be installed. Extract and run. You can set to run on windows start and configure what to show on the task bar and gadget.
    Attached Thumbnails Attached Thumbnails Budget gaming PC, crashing regularly-hard_mon.jpg  
      My Computers


  3. Posts : 21
    Windows 10 Pro
    Thread Starter
       #13

    Thanks all who have contributed to this thread, very much appreciate your help.
    I have started a new thread under the BSOD as suggested by Golden and likewise getting some good advice.

    Keep it up folks, you've been great!
      My Computer


 

  Related Discussions
Our Sites
Site Links
About Us
Windows 10 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 10" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd
All times are GMT -5. The time now is 09:37.
Find Us




Windows 10 Forums