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Old 02-04-2006, 12:25 AM   #11
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have that side fan blowing air in and see if it makes a diff, if not then u can always get a new cooler for your video card
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Old 02-04-2006, 12:31 AM   #12
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oh yea and my CPu was at 100 degrees F when i rebooted after it went all blocky
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Old 02-04-2006, 12:37 AM   #13
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if it goes "blocky" then the graphics card is to hot, so try turning the fan on the side around so that it blows air in
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Old 02-04-2006, 12:41 AM   #14
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but my computer does not always do that, i also sometimes get a game specific error, or my computer restarts, OR it just down right freezes
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Old 02-04-2006, 12:45 AM   #15
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there are lots of signs to overheating, restarting, artifacts and freezing are a few common ones, just turn the fan around and tell me if it helps
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do u have an AIM or MSN....be a lil easier to continue this
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Old 02-04-2006, 12:56 AM   #17
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i sent u a private message with my msn in it
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try turning the vid cards clock speeds down a little.
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Old 02-04-2006, 04:26 AM   #19
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my 6600GT runs at about 65 after game playing and thats overclocked
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Old 02-04-2006, 06:26 PM   #20
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ok i put in my old 9600SE to see if it was indeed GPU overheating....i was able to run 3d mark 05 all the way through, with the 6600GT, i could only get about half way...this is great news...lol i got a score of 1024 rofl
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