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Whenever im playing a game maybe 1-2 minutes in it freezes it worked fine earlier today , but since i moded the psu wires w/ electrical tape its been pretty lame....is there a program i can check temperatures on my card....and anyone help me out on why its freezing?
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Give us some more details man. It's not gonna just freeze for no reason, w
hat else did you change? What exactly did you do to your PSU?
 
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Give us some more details man. It's not gonna just freeze for no reason, w
hat else did you change? What exactly did you do to your PSU?
Just took out all the power plugs in all hardware, then wraped them in electrical tape for better looks and maybe looking for better temps (which i have notices a little bit), i did not touch the video card at all, except when i took out the power plug for it....then i put it back together and i started her up and the screen didnt show up, then after an hour i sprays a compressed aircan into the AGP socket, not up close but pretty far away and then it got the screen to appear then i started to play BF2 then it froze and i said maybe it was just bad luck, so i started it up again and to my luck it froze.....then i booted up and played splinter cell, and that too froze and know here i am
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Try checking the temp on your card.
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post #6 of 8
You can use rivatuner to check the temps.

Hmm does it only happen in games?

I would reinsert everything just to be sure the motherboard power connectors too if you took those off when you put on the electrical tape.

Might not be the video card.
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post #7 of 8
mabey your plug to ur gfx card is broken, not giving it enough power.. just RMA it before ur warrenty runs out
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ill also habe to suggest the temps, it sounds like its getting to hot for some reason, get some better cooling on it and see how that goes.
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