faulty components

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  1. Springstof

    Question Sudden semi-random shutdowns/restarts. No blue screens, no errors, no logs, no dumps, nothing.

    Problem description: My computer has been shutting down randomly for a while now. I think for more than two years it randomly shut down every so often, but not more than a few times per week (and I use it for work, uni and entertainment, so it runs for 100's of hours per week), which never...
  2. F

    [SOLVED] Possible Bad Audio devices Causing Motherboard Faults (and tracking down odor)

    Switching Parts from a Used Computer Summary The parts come from a computer where the power supply seemed to be giving signs of failing. The components of the computer reached, at full load, the power supply's maximum advertised wattage. With that said, the initial question would be: Question...