dodgy pc???

  aceguy 15:20 20 Aug 04
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my pc has started freezing up for a second or two then the monitor switches of then comes straight back on and everything is back to narmal for a while!!! i run windows xp-home on a pentium 4-266 and everything has been fine till now.i have avg up to date and zone alarm running i also run ad-aware and spy-bot. any ideas anyone - or is my pc just dying!! any help would be great!!!

  aceguy 15:28 20 Aug 04

is there anyway to check that my fan is working i have a feeling it could be that - the pc is rather quite!

  jonnytub 15:30 20 Aug 04

take the case side off is the easiest and quickest!!

  aceguy 15:38 20 Aug 04

does the fan always run????

  jonnytub 16:14 20 Aug 04

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  jonnytub 19:04 20 Aug 04

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  VoG II 19:12 20 Aug 04

MBM click here should tell you if the fans are running. Fans normally run continuously on desktops.

  aceguy 20:00 26 Aug 04

after all the booting the pc and rippin my hair out it turned out that all was wrong with the pc was a driver update for the graphics card!!! all i had to do was roll it back to previous driver - doh!! i was just gonig to pay someone to fix it to! cheers for help anyhow.

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