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What's the sign of CPU or Mobo dying??

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Recently my 3 months old Q6600 behaves very strangely. It used to OCed stable at 3.4Gz for several months but since yesterday it BSOD (blue screen of death) whenever it enters winxp. I have to reset all BIOS setting to "AUTO" and then I can enter winxp. My computer still BSOD when it runs longer than an hour... I am wondering if this is the sign of CPU dying, or MOBO dying, or somehting else... I have ran memtest96+ and reports my ram is ok.
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If u can run longer than an hour, it wouldn't be ram. It's hard to say what is it. Do u remember what's the error message on the BSOD? It's something like this XXXX_XXX_XXXXX.

But something u can try: Do a offline defragment and then online defragment. It may help.
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when my mobo was dying the only sign was that the agp port couldnt handle the strains of gaming and i guessed it just stopped working and i had to restart
    
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