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How are the motherboard VRM temps?

PSU +12V rail showing a stable reading?
   
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Originally Posted by Artikbot View Post

How are the motherboard VRM temps?

PSU +12V rail showing a stable reading?

Just did 10 runs of IBT. Results below.



TMPIN 2 is VRM in this case. After a couple of months the North-Bridge sensor bugged on me.
It shows 127c in bios and is stuck on that reading. Software doesn't read it at all.

As you can see VRM temps stay below 60.
When i overclock my cpu to 4,0ghz with 1,47v and 1,25v cpu-nb the VRM temp stays below 70.
Edited by Chopper1591 - 5/20/13 at 4:20am
    
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I am not picking ob you but are you running genuine version of windows 7
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I am not picking ob you but are you running genuine version of windows 7

I don't know why this would be relevant to the problem i am having.

But no.
    
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Can someone explain to me why it seems that the problem only occurs on the boost bios?
    
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While testing your rig, did you look for sudden dips or spikes in the power? It can happen that your voltages drop when you suddenly apply a load to your system, or it could spike when you remove the load. This can happen when gaming (causing the PC to hang, reset or power off completely), and sometimes the dips/spikes are less serious when you stress-test the rig.

EDIT: I'd also highly recommend getting a legal copy of Windows. Apart from possible legal issues, you also can't update an illegal copy without M$ detecting it.
Edited by JKuhn - 5/20/13 at 5:36am
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I was going to say it's possibly overheating OP but your temps seem under control, so I'll leave it to the software experts rolleyes.gif
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While testing your rig, did you look for sudden dips or spikes in the power? It can happen that your voltages drop when you suddenly apply a load to your system, or it could spike when you remove the load. This can happen when gaming (causing the PC to hang, reset or power off completely), and sometimes the dips/spikes are less serious when you stress-test the rig.

EDIT: I'd also highly recommend getting a legal copy of Windows. Apart from possible legal issues, you also can't update an illegal copy without M$ detecting it.

hmmm, off topic but when I was broke I used to run a non-genuine windows 7 copy for 3 years including all the updates and service packs, also it was always connected to the internet, and It never had a single problem ever.
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I'm feeling it's a driver issue;Try a clean install.
 
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I'm having a similar issue. Twice in the last 2 weeks since installing Windows updates my rig has just shutdown and rebooted while gaming. Surely a Windows update couldn't cause the issue could it? Both shutdowns were instant with a blue screen flashing for less than a second.
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I was going to say it's possibly overheating OP but your temps seem under control, so I'll leave it to the software experts rolleyes.gif
hmmm, off topic but when I was broke I used to run a non-genuine windows 7 copy for 3 years including all the updates and service packs, also it was always connected to the internet, and It never had a single problem ever.

This ^^

I don't have problems with Windows either. And it does all the updates without issue.
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I'm feeling it's a driver issue;Try a clean install.

I did a driver sweeper today, will test some games and post back if it solved the problem.
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I'm having a similar issue. Twice in the last 2 weeks since installing Windows updates my rig has just shutdown and rebooted while gaming. Surely a Windows update couldn't cause the issue could it? Both shutdowns were instant with a blue screen flashing for less than a second.

The issue you are having may be update related. Have had similar problems before.
But it does sound like a different problem then i am having. You just had 2 hard reboots in 2 weeks? Yesterday i had 3 hard reboots in 2 hours or so. Plus i don't get blue screens.
I would advice you to look up the blue screen logs: they are located in "systemdrive:\Windows\Minidump"
    
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