pc keeps locking up

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    Question Troubles with PC locking up

    One of my friends is having issues with his old gaming PC, he says that it keeps locking up to the point where nothing responds and he has to hard reboot. What I thought was weird was he said that if he hasn't used his PC in a while he can use it for 10 minutes then after that it freezes, it...
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    Question I upgraded my CPU. Now my PC is slow and keeps locking up.

    Hello everyone, I'm new to Tom's Hardware and I'm desperate to find any help that I can. So a week ago I upgraded my CPU and my RAM. I went from a Ryzen 3 1200 to a Ryzen 5 2600 (Below are my PC Specs). There are a number of possibilities I'm worried about that could cause this issue, and I...