Forum discussion tagged with CLOCK_WATCHDOG_TIMEOUT.
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    Question BSoD's and Screen Freezing while playing Overwatch - New PC

    I recently built myself a PC - with help from a friend who has experience - and I was greeted by a BSoD just minutes into my first use. Since then, I've been getting bluescreens seemingly randomly. I've looked at every guide on the internet and decided to ask some questions myself. My PC is...
  2. [SOLVED] PC randomly shuts down while gaming after upgrading CPU

    Hello. After installing a Ryzen 5 3600 on my old MSI Tomahawk b450 motherboard for 1st gen Ryzen, my PC has been regularly shutting down after some time gaming (maybe 30 minutes, maybe several hours). I've updated all of my drivers. I flashed the bios with the newest version to be able to...
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    Question New PC BSOD

    Hello, This is my frist time posting here and i have an annoying issue. I bought a new pc and had a local pc shop build it for me. It worked fine for a day and now its been throwing bsod everyday at least once while watching youtube or gaming. The errors are MACHINE_CHECK_EXCEPTION and the...
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    I just build a new computer and while running windows I get a BSOD with a CLOCK_WATCHDOG_TIMEOUT Error. CPU: Ryzen 7 2700 MOBO: MSI B-450 A PRO RAM: Corsair 4 x 8 32 GB @ 2400, Stock: 2133 I have tried to restore defaults, however it OC my CPU in BIOS when I load optimized defaults I turn off...
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    [SOLVED] PC freezing every 10-40 minutes, cpu related?

    Let‘s start by telling you guys what exactly happened, a couple days ago i‘d say about a week. We had a power outage and my pc obviously turned off, after turning it back on and simply just starting up google chrome it froze, no bluescreen, no nothing.. So i thought, huh maybe that‘s just some...
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    [SOLVED] pc is acting up after installing win 10

    so, as you can see by the title, i have been having MAJOR issues with my pc. i bought it in 2017. new parts and up to date. i recently got a new sandisk 250gb SSD and installed windows on it last night but to my suprise i had major issue's. Before i get started here are my pc specs. msi b350...
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    Question clock_watchdog_timeout error

    Since a couple of days I get a blue screen with the error message CLOCK_WATCHDOG_TIMEOUT every time I try to play a game. I have no idea what could cause this problem. I tried everything on this blog: but nothing worked I need help...
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    Nvidia driver 7-Zip Error

    7-Zip error whenever I try to install nvidia graphics driver for GTX 480 I've tried the stuff on Nvidia's website, but no luck. Any ideas?
  9. Spath87

    Sudden Increase in CPU temp

    I'm hoping the community can help me out with a strange CPU temp increase. You can see the specs of system in my signature block. I've had this exact system for a little over 15 months and the CPU temp has never hit anything over 45 degrees celcius, even while gaming. WIthin the past month or...
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    Computer shutting off while playing - is it a PSU issue?

    As the title says, I'm getting issues where after my GPU (R9 290) has been running for a while at higher temps (80C max), my entire computer just hard shuts off like the power was cut off and tries to reboot itself but stops because it's still overheating. I've tested somethings including...
  11. B123C

    Which PC is better?

    Hi I currently want a new pc and I am kind of aiming for an amd one. I already decided that these might be my pc parts (Not gonna change them for a while): CPU: AMD FX6300 (6 CORE BLACK EDITION) GPU: AMD Radeon HD 7770 HDD: WD Black 1TB RAM: 4GB of RAM OS: Windows 8 Professional (64 BIT) or...