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Old 09-04-2009, 11:12 PM   #1
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Default Freezing Problem

Hi, I have a HP M8080A

Follow the link for specs.

http://h10025.www1.hp.com/ewfrf/wc/d...roduct=3364084

Every time I load up the computer, on start up it freezes, screen goes black and the screen comes back again. This also happen when I open Internet Explorer, MSN Messenger, a picture, a video. Basically anything to do with media. It constantly turns off and turns back on.

I have tried reformatting the computer, yet this problem still exists.

Here is a screenshot of the message error that comes up.



I think it might be a graphics card problem.

But I need a second opinion.

Could anybody please help?

Thanks.
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Old 09-04-2009, 11:14 PM   #2
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Try updating your drivers.

http://h10025.www1.hp.com/ewfrf/wc/s...roduct=3364084
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I would suggest going here and grabbing the latest driver for your video card: NVIDIA Driver Downloads
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Old 09-05-2009, 12:37 AM   #4
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Default Re: Freezing Problem

I used to have that problem on my laptop; except it would only happen on rare occasions (once every 1-2 weeks) during intensive gaming, and only lasted a few seconds, so I never gave it much thought.
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