system keeps shutting down and re-starting

  ozzie 246 11:17 14 Apr 2003

i have a Matsonic MS8308EP motherboard,Athlon 2000+ processor,Radeon 9000 AGP, 192 ram, running Windows 2000, the problem is when I start a game or sometimes while surfing my computer seems to like turning itself off and rebooting, now this is a pain in the butt any suggestions greatly appreciated cheers, matt.

  Taylor44 12:22 14 Apr 2003

Hi ozzie 246.
What rating is your PSU.Is it 300w or more?I had a similar problem and it turned out to be the psu at fault.Iwould check this item firstly before anything more drastic.Check the connections and seating of cards in slots.Is your system cooled by case fans etc;Thermal problems can cause similar symptoms to yoursHope this bit of info helps

  Totally-braindead 13:20 14 Apr 2003

ozzie 246 you'd get more response if you shut down this thread and opened a new one in the Helproom, I think you posted this in the wrong area.

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