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Help! PC Turnoff In The Middle Of FS.  
User currently offlineUsair320 From United States of America, joined Nov 2003, 991 posts, RR: 2
Posted (8 years 1 month 2 days 7 hours ago) and read 5824 times:

My Computor will with no warning just turn off in the middle of FS. What is this? it dosent do this on the internet just FS. Has this happended to you? is there anything I can do about this? replys greatly appresiated.

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User currently offlineNighthawk From UK - Scotland, joined Sep 2001, 5157 posts, RR: 33
Reply 1, posted (8 years 1 month 2 days 4 hours ago) and read 5819 times:

Sounds like a heat issue: Flightsim puts a heavy load on your machine, causing all the parts to generate a lot of heat. If a component reaches its maximum temperature the PC will turn itself off to prevent damage.

Check all the fans inside are working properly, and add some extra ones if need be.



That'll teach you
User currently offlineJustplanecrazy From United Kingdom, joined Nov 2003, 536 posts, RR: 2
Reply 2, posted (8 years 1 month 2 days 3 hours ago) and read 5812 times:

do you get an error message when the pc restarts?Try taking the cover of the pc to keep the tower cool this worked for me.


your pilots today on this 747 flight are captain oliver hardy and assisting will be FO stan laurel.Have a safe flight
User currently offlineWoady From United Kingdom, joined Jun 2005, 400 posts, RR: 0
Reply 3, posted (8 years 1 month 1 day 13 hours ago) and read 5771 times:

It's not necessarily a heat issue... my computer kept restarting randomly on flight sim, turned out to be one of my sticks of memory- one was labeled incorrectly as PC3200 when it is actually PC2700 grrrrr.

Woady



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