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Windows 7: PC Freezes whilst gaming (Old PC)

24 Feb 2014   #1

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
PC Freezes whilst gaming (Old PC)

My old PC freezes for a few seconds whilst gaming, but now this happens on the desktop too. I've checked my CPU temps at idle and under load and they are fine, the same with the gpu. I've tried to remove the OC on the CPU but the problem still occurs. Specs listed below:

Gigabyte GA-78LMT
AMD FX-4100 OC to 4.3GHz with a Arctic COoling freezer 7 Pro 2
Radeon 7850
Crucial ballistix sport 8GB 1333mhz
Windows 7 64bit
1TB WD caviar blue
Tesla 750w atx PSU

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24 Feb 2014   #2

Windows 7 Ultimate x64, & Mac OS X 10.9.2

try a memory test/removing the ram dimms one at a time and see of the issue still occurs.
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