Windows 7 Forums

Welcome to Windows 7 Forums. Our forum is dedicated to helping you find support and solutions for any problems regarding your Windows 7 PC be it Dell, HP, Acer, Asus or a custom build. We also provide an extensive Windows 7 tutorial section that covers a wide range of tips and tricks.


Windows 7: Computer freezing randomly for half a second!

25 Sep 2014   #61
essenbe

Windows 7 Enterprise X64/Windows 10 Enterprise X64/Windows 10 Pro X64/Linux Mint
 
 

Try setting a custom fan profile, set pretty high. I would think 97 may be enough to make it crash. But, the GPU usage is corresponding with the temp spikes, try also turning down the game stings and see if that helps. A lot of people have trouble with that game maxing hardware out.


My System SpecsSystem Spec
.
25 Sep 2014   #62
ICIT2LOL

Desk1 7 Home Prem / Desk2 10 Pro / Main lap Asus ROG 10 Pro 2 laptop Toshiba 7 Pro Asus P2520 7 & 10
 
 

Hmm just wondering if the volts could be spiking too. Don't remember if the PSU was ever tested if not it might be worth a try just to eliminate that cause if nothing else

Using HW Info

You can test the volts on the PSU with HWInfo HWiNFO, HWiNFO32/64 -Download < download the right bit version andclose the right hand window select Sensors and scroll down to the power sectionwhere you will see what the volts are doing see my pic.

The original right hand window shows themachine running and is handy for that but for looking at the components in some detail close it and use themain left hand side panel

FOR OTHER COMPONENTS

Open each + down into the componentitself and then click on it - in theright hand side will appear all sorts of details including brands speeds andother essential info that device. See pic for example.



An alternative is this http://www.sevenforums.com/tutorials/301799-psu-test-dc-output-voltage.html but please use a digital meter and NOT an analogue one becauseit will inject typically 9v into a circuit for testing and that would bedisastrous in a 5v or 3.3v rail (socket / lead/plug)


Attached Thumbnails
Computer freezing randomly for half a second!-hw-info-psu-rails.png  
My System SpecsSystem Spec
26 Sep 2014   #63
Speluncus

Microsoft Windows 7 64-bit
 
 

I'm using a custom fan profile as you mentioned earlier, where it goes up one percent faster every one degree over 40 degrees C.

The PC just got another spike in temps so I took a picture of the volts and temps. I don't know what the volts are supposed to look like, so I'm just going to leave a picture here!
It shows the minimum, maximum and average volts.

Computer freezing randomly for half a second!-asd7forum.png


My System SpecsSystem Spec
.

26 Sep 2014   #64
essenbe

Windows 7 Enterprise X64/Windows 10 Enterprise X64/Windows 10 Pro X64/Linux Mint
 
 

Your volts look fine, what you would expect if it was voltage is a voltage drop on the +12V Rail. What fans do you have in your case? Your case, as I recall does not provide a lot of airflow. I'm not saying that is your problem, just could be. Try taking the side off your case and blow a house fan directly inside the case. That should tell you if that is the problem. See what difference that makes in your temps. Your card should not be going that high temp wise.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
Reply

 Computer freezing randomly for half a second!




Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search




Similar help and support threads
Thread Forum
Computer randomly freezing
Hello all, I've recently had an issue where my PC intermittently freezes. It'll normally start off with one program that stops responding and eventually all the other open ones will do the same. Windows Explorer also tends to stop responding. Some open programs are unaffected and I'm able to...
Performance & Maintenance
Computer freezing randomly
I just did a fresh install of windows 7 like I do every year about 20 or so days ago and now I've recently been suffering frequent computer freezes. Its not consistent like it would freeze right after boot. It would freeze like 2 mins after I log in, or 3-6 hrs after using my computer or leaving it...
General Discussion
Computer randomly freezing.
Hi. I've been having this problem ever since i first built the computer a couple of weeks ago and me being not very tech savvy, i have basically ran out of ideas. When i first built the computer i booted it all up using the hard drive out of my old pc. That's when i first started to notice the...
Hardware & Devices
Computer freezing randomly
Alright so I had another thread where my computer was freezing randomly but It only ever happened while browsing the web. I upgraded my CPU and motherboard to AMD FX8350 ASUS M5A99x Evo Both are brand new and I have 3x4gb of Corsair Vengence memory that's also fairly new 3-4 months old...
BSOD Help and Support
New computer freezing randomly
Hey i recently bought a new custom built gaming PC and it works fine in terms of performance etc however I have had an annoying problem. I've had the PC for just over a week and on two occasions I have had the problem where the PC would just completely freeze to the extent that I can't open...
BSOD Help and Support
Computer Randomly Freezing.
My computer has been randomly freezing lately. I am pretty sure it is not my ram or graphics card. I also have used SFC /Scannow, it did not find any problems Other than that I do not know what the problem is. I am in great need of help. Thank you for your help.
BSOD Help and Support


Our Sites

Site Links

About Us

Find Us

Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 7" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

© Designer Media Ltd

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 09:50.

Twitter Facebook Google+



Windows 7 Forums

Seven Forums Android App Seven Forums IOS App