freezing

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  1. HaXD

    Question 1070 Mini acting weirdly

    A little bit background: I purchased this 1070 mini as a second-handed, the warranty ended in 8/2020. I also pruchased a cheap Chinese monitor with no website or link whatsoever. The monitor require me to have both VGA and HDMI cable plugged in but due to the fact 1070 mini only have DP, HDMI...
  2. Dankner

    Question PC Freezing

    The past month my PC has frozen 10 times in the past month, every single time has been whilst watching twitch except once while watching youtube. Never when gaming. Right before it hard locks, I hear a buzzing sound through my headphones. There is no Blue Screen or a single error code any time...
  3. CaptainDiabeto

    Question PC Shuts Off Randomly When Using It

    My PC For The Most Part Has Done Pretty Well In The Past With No Significant Errors/Crashing, Until 3 Days Ago. Now My PC Wont Go 5 Minutes Without Shutting Down & It Does It Randomly; Sometimes In Windows, Sometimes When I'm In The BIOS & I'm Completely Stumped. Here's A List Of Things I've...
  4. C

    Question Computer freezing sporadically idle/gaming

    Hello. I bought this premade tower last year for cheap "HP Pavilion Gaming Desktop 690-0073w" Here is the link for its specs: https://support.hp.com/us-en/document/c06425046 Since then it has froze randomly at any time or under any load(or lack therof). Sometimes it goes weeks without a freeze...
  5. O

    Question PC crashing/freezing. What sounds like the cause of these issues to you?

    I built my PC about 5 years ago. About a year and a half ago, things started going haywire. No matter what I am doing, whether it's light browsing, or gaming, here are the issues that occur: Every once in a while when I power on my pc, my monitor won't display any video but my pc otherwise...
  6. R

    Question PC instability and issues

    Hi guys, I've bought a PC a few years ago. This was primarily for CS:GO use. Spend about 2000 euro on it back then. I'm a pretty competitive player that wants the best possible gear/settings and performance while playing. For many years this wasn't a problem. I played CS:GO at 300fps+ and never...
  7. E

    Question Computer Crashes Every Single Time After Start Up

    Thank you in advance for any advice... I have been trying to diagnose this issue for close to 2 years. This is a tough one... The ONLY issue I have with my computer is it will hard crash not long after I start it up. Once it crashes, it won't crash again as long as I keep the computer running...
  8. V

    Question Screen randomly freezes when playing games, requires hard reset. Why could this be happening?

    So I've had this issue for a while now where I would start playing a game and out of nowhere the screen freezes (sometimes it takes 2 minutes and sometimes I can play several hours) and I can't do anything except hard reset my pc. The temperature of the GPU goes up to 81C max. I'll provide all...
  9. BlancBG

    Question Windows 10 freezing

    Every few hours (anywhere from 5-24 hours) my computer completely freezes up. It is lsited in control panel as an unexpected shutdown, with the event time as when ti frozen, and another time when I restart the pc. This has happened before on a different drive, and the issue was getting so...
  10. SneakyDonut

    Question Random freezing nothing found in event viewer, but HDD jumps to 100% usage when freezing occurs

    As explained above my computer has been randomly freezing, it lasts about 3-5 seconds and my audio breaks but does not go out. When I go to event viewer nothing is there at the time of the crash/freeze. But since this has been happening I figured I would leave task manager open to see if...
  11. Thundurh

    Question PC Freezing Issue

    Hello! I have had a problem with my computer freezing while gaming for about 3 or 4 years now. Sometimes while I am gaming it will happen in about an hour or two, and sometimes it can be just 5 or 10 minutes. I have replaced every single part in my PC (besides my storage components), which has...
  12. V

    Question Computer keeps freezing, crashing, and is running slower then usual. Have tried multiple things no fixes yet.

    Hello, my pc recently around a month ago has started having problems where it will just freeze while I'm gaming or even just on chrome. I have recently just got new ram 2 weeks ago in hopes that it would fix the problem and have had no luck. I have also factory reset multiple times already and...
  13. B

    [SOLVED] Computer constantly freezing and unfreezing with DAW, Zoom, or any CPU intensive recording application open

    Hi there, I do not know if this is the right category to post this - if it isn't, I apologize. I am running into a problem that is extremely hindering my ability to do any work. I do audio production. I also stream, and I am in school (online for now due to the pandemic). Every time I have my...
  14. T

    Question System Freezing after upgrading RAM to 32GB @ 3600MHz from 16gb @ 3000MHz ?

    Hello, I just upgraded my ram to Corsair VENGEANCE RGB PRO 32GB (2x16GB) DDR4 3600 , from Corsair Vengeance LPX 16GB (2x8GB) DDR4 DRAM 3000MHz, and already had: the motherboard GIGABYTE Z390 AORUS PRO and an i7-9700k. Upon upgrading it, I booted into the BIOS, selected 'Profile 1' XMP which...
  15. AndroTaurus

    Question PC Randomly Freezes With Red Artifacts

    My PC just randomly freezes with artifacts while I'm gaming or do light tasks for a long time, I don't know of any problems. I certainly know its not the problem of softwares as this happened on windows AND Linux. I have a suspicion it has to do something with temperature because after this...
  16. M

    Question Help me enjoy playing games on my PC - FPS drops to 0, freezing and going non-responsive

    Hello, Bought my pre-built PC just over a year ago, two monitors Specs: I7-9700k 8gb ddr4 GTX 1660 I play Two games mostly, Rocket League and Path of exile. I run rocket league of HD and Path of exile of External Samsung SSD Rocket league - when alt-tabing to view second monitor and switch...
  17. alexgjasmin

    [SOLVED] Computer BSODs with an WHEA Error every day, need help narrowing down the problem

    Hello! So I recently just upgraded my computer with a new Asus Rog Strix RTX 3070 OC Graphics Card (Originally an EVGA ACX 3.0 1080), and my computer has been behaving very... well, inconvenient and strange. I can't really go one day without running into this one Blue Screen error, and I can't...
  18. Hyouden180

    Question Simple games like League of Legends are freezing for 3-5 seconds intermittently

    Hello! I'm in some serious need of help as I don't understand what may be going on with my current setup. I'm usually pretty good at figuring these things out but regardless of what I mess around with in bios/other things, I haven't been able to figure it out. I think my setup is more than...
  19. M

    Question DPC Watchdog Violation Occasionally while gaming. Thanks!

    Minidump This has happened quite a bit while gaming the last few days, I cannot remember the events leading up to it. I recently installed RTX voice, one time it froze and came back and RTX voice was closed. Thanks for your time!
  20. T

    Question Windows 10 Freezing when restarting & shutting down, plus there's no sound ?

    Hey guys, So today when I turned on my PC I noticed I wasn't hearing any sound and my mic wouldn't work either. I then later realised that whenever I try to restart or shutdown my PC it will show a black screen but the computer will still be running. I can only stop this by holding down the...