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    PC crashing on IL2 and slow load times...

    any idea what could be causing this? as it is a bit of an inconvinience

    thanks
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    your PSU could be the crashing, not enough ram for the loading times maybe.

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    To add to Clunk's suggestions, what voltage are you feeding your CPU?

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    Could your CPU be overheating? You can check this in BIOS immediately after a crash or with speedfan

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    i dont think my CPU's overheating...it might be though...i have no idea what voltage im feeding it.

    but i do have a crap PSU so that could be causing it

    RAM's fine...on my other machine its 1GB, and that runs it fine.

    is it more than likely the PSU?

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    Go on tells us its a QTec PSU

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    no....its a £20 unbranded one

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    • this_is_gav's system
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    I think you've found your answer.

    It dumbfounds me when people power their PCs costing hundreds of £££ with an elcheapo PSU.

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    • kalniel's system
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    Make sure you're not overclocking anything.

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    Quote Originally Posted by this_is_gav View Post


    I think you've found your answer.

    It dumbfounds me when people power their PCs costing hundreds of £££ with an elcheapo PSU.
    urm...it wasnt my choice of PSU...

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    Who's was it then? :\

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    person who made my PC :/ he said my PC wouldnt work with the one i ordered, so i forked out the extra £20 and got a crap one...only temporary though....

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    Cheap PSUs make a great murder implement.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Clunk View Post
    Cheap PSUs make a great murder implement.

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    Thay also bounce down stairs quite well as my 400W Qtec found out...

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