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Windows 7: Computer Shutting Off by itself


28 Jan 2010   #1
cmckaycm

Windows 7 Ultimate 32bit
 
 
Computer Shutting Off by itself

Solved: I am using a computer I built myself and I have overclocked the processor to 2.60GHz when it supports 2.00GHz and I got 4270 3DMarks and when I undone the changes, it kept shutting itself off. I cleared the BIOS and I still keep getting problems.
Startup Repair can't even fix it and I sometimes got the BSOD. It also shuts down by itself as if I was in a power cut and I keep losing unsaved data I spent several minutes or even hours on.

I even keep getting unexpected shutdowns even when I am using the BIOS.


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28 Jan 2010   #2
Capt.Jack Sparrow

Windows 7 Ultimate - 64-bit | Windows 8 Pro - 64-bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by cmckaycm View Post
I am using a computer I built myself and I have overclocked the processor to 2.60GHz when it supports 2.00GHz and I got 4270 3DMarks and when I undone the changes, it kept shutting itself off. I cleared the BIOS and I still keep getting problems.
Startup Repair can't even fix it and I sometimes got the BSOD. It also shuts down by itself as if I was in a power cut and I keep losing unsaved data I spent several minutes or even hours on.
Hi, Welcome to SF,

If you hqad BSOD then post us the Dump we will have a look at it http://www.sevenforums.com/crash-loc...d-problem.html

Good Luck,
Captain
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29 Jan 2010   #3
cmckaycm

Windows 7 Ultimate 32bit
 
 

Attachment 50778


You have to change the extension to dmp.
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29 Jan 2010   #4
Capt.Jack Sparrow

Windows 7 Ultimate - 64-bit | Windows 8 Pro - 64-bit
 
 

I guess the problem is with yuor Memory. Also i would recommend to remove your AVG go for MSE which also free and more effective.

Run the Memory Diagnostic & HD Diagnostic
Also i would recommend to run System Integrity Checker

Start > Run > CMD > Right Click and Run as administrator > SFC/ SCANNOW

Drivers to be Updated

Code:
SiteKey.SYS  Mon May 05 21:58:35 2003 (3EB69133)
jswpslwf.sys Thu May 15 15:58:43 2008 (482C105B)

Quote:
IRQL_NOT_LESS_OR_EQUAL (a)
An attempt was made to access a pageable (or completely invalid) address at an
interrupt request level (IRQL) that is too high. This is usually
caused by drivers using improper addresses.
If a kernel debugger is available get the stack backtrace.
Arguments:
Arg1: 85009730, memory referenced
Arg2: 00000000, IRQL
Arg3: 00000000, bitfield :
bit 0 : value 0 = read operation, 1 = write operation
bit 3 : value 0 = not an execute operation, 1 = execute operation (only on chips which support this level of status)
Arg4: 8306f4b2, address which referenced memory
Hope this helps,
Captain
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29 Jan 2010   #5
cmckaycm

Windows 7 Ultimate 32bit
 
 

When I have taken my graphics card out it worked perfectly and it keeps shutting off by itself with it in and I can't access the BIOS. I am getting a new graphics card.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
29 Jan 2010   #6
Capt.Jack Sparrow

Windows 7 Ultimate - 64-bit | Windows 8 Pro - 64-bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by cmckaycm View Post
When I have taken my graphics card out it worked perfectly and it keeps shutting off by itself with it in and I can't access the BIOS. I am getting a new graphics card.
Good so you found the reason Go ahead and try it see how it goes. Post us the result.

Good Luck,
Captain
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03 Feb 2010   #7
cmckaycm

Windows 7 Ultimate 32bit
 
 

I am trying to use my new graphics card and it shuts itself off so it is the motbherboard. Give me some tips to fix that problem.

I was using the motherboard out of the case to type this message.
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