xp keeps switching off

  clairecmason 12:21 09 Jan 2003
  clairecmason 12:21 09 Jan 2003

I am running xp on my pc and have been for some time, but i have had the problem of when i am on soemtimes it just switches the power off. I have upgraded the memorya nd it still happens. Can anyone suggest anything. Thanks

  kchakrak 12:24 09 Jan 2003

If it switchs off then it normally means your CPU is overheating. if it reatarts then your power cable is screwed.

  Old PC man 13:47 09 Jan 2003

Check out the thread "My PC restarts on its own" posted by shermenator. There are lots of things to try in there.

Unfortunately it hasn't cured Shermenator's problem yet.

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