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Windows 7: Random crash when playing Gmod, Now Videocard is not working right.

24 Aug 2012   #1

Windows 7 Home Premium
Random crash when playing Gmod, Now Videocard is not working right.

I was just playing Gmod then all a sudden My computer crashed, it didn't BSOD just shut off. So i started it and my video-card is not working anymore neither is my dvi port on my mother board but VGA was still working. The fan on video-card still works so does the leds.

With and Without videocard i'm getting crashs on start up.

System Info.
  • Operating System: Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit
  • Language: English (Regional Setting: English)
  • BIOS: BIOS Date: 06/10/10 08:27:59 Ver: 08.00.16
  • Processor: AMD Phenom(tm) II X4 B55 Processor (4 CPUs), ~3.3GHz
  • Memory: 4096MB RAM
  • Mother Board: Foxconn A88GMV
  • Video Card: Gigabyte 5770
  • Ram: G.SKILL Value Series 4GB 240-Pin DDR3
  • Hdd: Hitachi GST 0Y30055 500GB

Please let me know if you need anymore info.

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24 Aug 2012   #2

Windows 7 Professional 64bit

Your computer overheated. Usually when that happens to me the computer runs a little wonky and after a while it runs just fine.
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24 Aug 2012   #3

Windows 10 64bit

I think the video card might of overheated and burned out with what you describe to be honest. If you got a another graphic card you can try to see if you get the same issue.
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