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Windows 7: Need a second opinion on dying video card chip

01 Mar 2010   #11

Windows 7 Home Premium (64-bit) SP1 RTM

If it's rebooting in Safe Mode, it's not the driver, cos it uses microsofts standard VGA driver in safe mode. Sounds like overheating to me.

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