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They are obviously not. If you re-install Windows and it still happens, it's a hardware issue.
agreed
    
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You need to use process of elimination. Boot up your computer with bare minimum of components, 1 stick of mem, 1 gfx card, do some some swapping and try and isolate. I can almost guarantee its a hardware problem somewhere, not to mention quad sli is not reliable.
And what if it is a harware problem? i cant afford any replacment's atm
    
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post #33 of 75
I know this may sound a bit futile, have you tried using a different version of windows 7 or vista?

If hardware is not the cause, there's no where to look at but the software.

Edit:
Are your parts still under warranty? you could RMA it.
    
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You need to use process of elimination. Boot up your computer with bare minimum of components, 1 stick of mem, 1 gfx card, do some some swapping and try and isolate. I can almost guarantee its a hardware problem somewhere, not to mention quad sli is not reliable.
Yeah i did that. same issue.
    
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I know this may sound a bit futile, have you tried using a different version of windows 7 or vista?

If hardware is not the cause, there's no where to look at but the software.
my Friend has a windows 7 Professional disc, can i use that with my current Coa and key? maybe i can upgrade with his disc?
    
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post #36 of 75
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Originally Posted by Yoko Littner View Post
Thank you that makes me feel alot better, and it tottally solves my problem
Well you did ask if I thought my build suck'ed


How do you know your hardware is not bad? First reset the mobo, and clean the drivers with driver sweeper. Reinstall drivers and try again. Still problems reinstall windows. Still problems then take out one card and try one card one at a time. Make sure cards are cool and not overheating, use a custom fan profile. Still problems then check your psu, if still problems then it's your gpu's.

There that should give you something to do and should get your problem fixed if you go through that.
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post #37 of 75
actually I am extremely happy with my build, the only upgrade I have done to it is the 8800gt -> HD5770

my only regret is not waiting for the 260, but ive had my card for along time now so its not really a regret
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post #38 of 75
Windows Home Premium really FAILS for GAMING. Upgrade to pro and see if it goes away.
You could even just not register it and try it for 30 days before buying a valid key.
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post #39 of 75
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Windows Home Premium really FAILS for GAMING. Upgrade to pro and see if it goes away.
You could even just not register it and try it for 30 days before buying a valid key.
Sounds like something i havent tried yet but can i pop in my friend's disc and jsut hit upgrade? and use my own key and what not.
    
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post #40 of 75
Not quite sure how Home Premium could be rubbish for gaming. Pro and Ultimate offer nothing extra except business and encryption features.

Someone enlighten me as to what HP doesn't have that Pro and Ultimate do?
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