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Old April 17, 2011, 10:13 PM
batkinson001 batkinson001 is offline
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My System Specs


Originally Posted by rjbarker View Post shouldn't be getting ANY BSOD......I never get em on my build (in my Sig)...and if I do ? I figure out why and correct...BSOD means its not stable and in your case, likely a HW issue (RAM), Software issue can only be determined buy 1st trying a clean install of W7!!! If you cannot even make it through a simple install of W7 without errors then again it points to either a RAM issue (likely), or a "MOBO bent pins issue...less likely), but it certainly isn't a PSU or GPU problem!!
okay, just trying to cover all my bases... so for now, just another 4GB of ram, maybe a full 8 (4x2GB), visually checking of all components (especially CPU - pins) and connections, hopefully they won't charge me for another windows install... last one was free, dunno.

If there's still problems after all this then I dunno what I will do... all wanted to do was to build a cheap costing but still good quad core mid range gaming rig... what I got was a gaming rig that has mental issues and sometimes moonlight as a door stop!
Motherboard: Asus M4A78LT-M
Processor: AMD Phenom II X4 840 3.2Ghz
RAM: 8 GB DDR3 (4x 2GB) Kingston Value Ram KVR1333D3N9K2/4G
GRAPHICS: Sapphire Radeon HD 6850 1GB PCI-E
HARD DRIVE: Seagate Barracuda 7200.12 SATA 6Gb/s 500GB (Model ST3500413AS)
DVDRW Drive: Samsung SH-S223L/RSBS DVDRW 22X SATA Lightscribe Retail
CASE: Cooler Master RC-P100 (USP 100) Black/Red
POWER SUPPLY: Antec Truepower New 650 - TP-650
OS: Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit

Last edited by batkinson001; April 17, 2011 at 10:26 PM.
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