Crash & recover

Forum discussion tagged with Crash & recover.
  1. Beetonl

    [SOLVED] Game crashing and in some cases system reboot

    Hi all, Hoping someone can help a little here; I recently re-built my computer from scratch (recycling the case, PSU and drives), as my older PC was running near 6 years old. I seem to be having system and game crashes sporadically and I cant seem to pinpoint he source of the issue, everything...
  2. K

    Question Pull old Chrome and Firefox passwords off old drive

    I had a Windows 7 computer that had a motherboard failure. Both drives are fine. I have a two dock external bay so I can access them easily. I bought as new computer with Windows 10 installed. How do I find and access all of my old Chrome and Firefox passwords?
  3. C

    Question Windows 10. Frequent hangs/crashes. No BSOD or .dmp files associated. Please help

    Hi there, hoping for some help on this issue. I’m pulling my hair out! My PC keeps freezing (hanging?) then crashing to blank screen (no BSOD or other error messages shown), and then restarting. I have repeatedly checked BlueScreenViewer and there are no .dmp files - I opened up the folder...
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    Question PC Crashes after getting new RAM

    I have an Asrock X370 motherboard with 16GB of Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 RAM on Windows 10, and I wanted to get some more RAM so i got 16GB more of the exact same model and speed. When I installed the RAM, my computer booted up but only for a minute or two before crashing. I tried resetting...
  5. J

    Question A peculiar windows 10 Crash

    Sometimes, almost randomly but usually when the pc is under some decent amount of stress (Working in CAD or Gaming) the pc would just freeze entirely, forcing a hard shut down. After a reboot I am often met with this blue screen: RESTORE Your pc/Device needs to be repaired. The operating...
  6. -Arke-

    Question GPU crashing on heavy load

    Hello there!! I've recently experiencede some issues with my GPU. I've run some test in order to make sure the issue is related with my GPU and everything else seems to be fine (HDDs, Ram, CPU etc). Whenever I'm under heavy load, playing some games, the image freezes (and sometimes the mouse...
  7. M

    [SOLVED] Multiple bsod errors on new pc

    I just finished this build last week. My specs are an AMD Ryzen 7 2700x, G.Skill Ripjaw DDR4 RAM 16 GB, seagate 2TB HDD, Asrock b450 mobo, GeForce 1060 3b and an EVGA 750w bronze PSU. I've gotten multiple different errors including memory management, kernal security and 2 others. I've ran...
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    Question PC works fine, powers off (no bsod) and turns on after a second.

    It's not due to overheating, I checked, nor due to dust, I cleaned and reassembled. I would just work on my PC, and suddenly it turns off as if the electricity went down, and then maybe 2 seconds later it turns back on, and task managers Up Time is reset. It doesn't matter what I'm doing, it...
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    Question My pc keeps restarting

    Hello Tom's hardware community. My specs are Ryzen 2600x Corsair vengeance 3000 x8 gb ram Motherboard TUF b450m plus gaming Gtx 960 strix 4gb Well I'm gonna try to give all the details I've been using this computer for a year no problems whatsoever. Today I turned it on and appeared to load...
  10. J

    Question What could be wrong with my PC?

    Have just finished a fresh build and have been running a few days, however occassionally i get a loss of mouse/keyboard control and a freeze of image. this also sometimes is paired with a loss of video signal to my monitor. usually it fixed itself if i restarted the computer, however tonight...
  11. J

    Question ssd power cycle after crash

    Solid-state drive crashed, was able to power cycle through the bios Can see hard drive in bios after power cycle, if I do a boot, Go blue screen boot device unrecognized error Was curious if windows makes hard drive unaccessible if corrupted data, because I can't access it from Disc management...
  12. P

    [SOLVED] PC randomly turns off, then back on itself immediately. Help!

    It's not when I'm doing something intensive, also happens when it's idle; so possibly not a heating issue. (didn't check the temps tho but sure they are under control) I'm just doing something on my PC and screen goes black, fans turn off, just as if the electricity went down, then 1 second...
  13. srkcalb

    [SOLVED] Unable to find culprit of RANDOM black screen

    Hello. It is the first time I post here and I've read many posts before in this forum about similar issues regarding black screens. I got a 1080 ti not long ago and it's been an amazing card so far but recently I've been getting RANDOM black screens. I used to think it was my HDD due to it...
  14. PiztoLice

    [SOLVED] Installed an RX 570 with a generic PSU. Weird things started to happen

    Long story short I installed an RX 570 along with a generic, unknown brand "700" watts power supply So i just got an RX 570 installed it on my unit using a generic power supply but then I noticed something different, it requires an 8 pin but my cheap power supply doesn't have an 8 pin for a...
  15. Denizfff

    [SOLVED] Pc turns on, Black screen and no Lights on keyboard and mouse

    Hey fellas, i hope someone can help me. I recently got an error when I was playing video games. There was an error with my memory something. I searched around the net to find a solution and got no luck. I tried to update every driver, bios and even windows but nothing helped. The pc kept...
  16. A

    [SOLVED] Latest windows update messed up my pc.

    My PC decided to crash while playing Destiny 2, so i restarted it. It worked fine after that but i decided to run the latest windows update since i hadn't gotten around to it and so this problem might not happen again. I pressed update and restart and the messages displayed kept repeating...
  17. K

    [SOLVED] Black screen after playing for a while.

    I can play for about 10 min and then my screen goes black while the audio continues it then throws an error and windows comes back up. It sometimes throws an error about "The thread tried to read from or write to a virtual address for which it does not have the appropriate access." or "Graphics...
  18. marthanaan

    [SOLVED] [HELP] My AMD RX 570 keeps crashing and i don't know what to do..

    3 weeks ago i build my second gaming pc and here's the specs AMD Ryzen 3 2200G 3.5GHz (Stock clock, no overclocking) ASRock X370M Pro 4 (X370 Chipset and quad channel DDR4 RAM) Corsair Vengeance DDR4 2400 MHz (Stock clock, no overclocking) 2 sticks MSI ARMOR Radeon RX 570 4GB Aero Cool Lux 550w...
  19. paul5000

    [SOLVED] So many BSOD crashes! :(

    I recently rebuilt my system: upgraded motherboard, processor, video card and RAM. Since the upgrade I've been getting lots of Blue Screen of Death crashes. Mostly on boot - often the system will attempt to boot once or twice and get a BSOD, and then start working ok on the 2nd or 3rd try...
  20. herculesx

    Blue Screen after login ,no icons,nothing but cursor?

    Went to Start Dell T7500 With Windows 7 Ultimate and it boots except I get a message wait Preparing Desktop, Then all I get is a Blue Screen (the normal Windows Classic) with Not One Thing On It except the Mouse Cursor? Help! It will start in Safe mode after 3 minutes ,I tried to update video...