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Windows 7: Computer randomly rebooting, non heat related.

31 Jul 2014   #11
skyred5

Windows 10 Pro
 
 

What you posted is exactly how a forced shut down should happen, or when power supply is cut off. But before there is a confirmation that it is a power supply issue, I would usually advise to check for system errors, followed by confirmation that it is hardware issue.

Either way you can go ahead and jump a step to replace the power supply and if the restart doesn't happen then it's solved.
If it still happens then we can start looking at software troubleshooting.


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31 Jul 2014   #12
Phantasmagoria

64bit windows 7
 
 

No flashing, shut downs and start ups are normal.
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31 Jul 2014   #13
windude99

Windows 7 Professional x64 Service Pack 1
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Phantasmagoria View Post
No flashing, shut downs and start ups are normal.
Try what Layback Bear suggested.
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02 Aug 2014   #14
Phantasmagoria

64bit windows 7
 
 

Swapped the socket about 30 hours ago, no errors since, luckily its the weekend so not ordering the PSU wont affect me much while I test this. Thank you all for your suggestions and help.
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02 Aug 2014   #15
Layback Bear

Windows 7 Pro. 64/SP-1
 
 

Do keep us posted.
If you are referring to the wall socket be careful and don't use that wall socket until a pro checks it out.
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