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usually when my computer crashed due to overclock instability, it shows a blue screen with a bunch of script-type letters and numbers


but just now i returned to my computer to see the monitor showing only a blank red screen


my question is, can a red screen be due to OC instability just as the usually blue screen i usually get?
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post #2 of 5
Never heard of this one before. I would think that if your computer is unresponsive regardless of any color blank screen, could easily be due to an unstable overclock.

Checked your video cable to make sure that it's properly connected, and that there are no bent pins?
    
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post #3 of 5
are you running a beta version of win7 or retail?
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i'm running windows 7 home edition

not beta
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post #5 of 5
i would think your gpu oc is unstable
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