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fearitzfizzFeb 3, 2012, 10:09 AM yes its a compaq/hp prebuilt. Then I went to bios to load the default setting and change whatever needs to be changed (ie xmp, ahci and other stuff). Maybe going to the 8knxp board with the 3.4Ghz processor was enough to put it over the edge. Full Review ViewSonic VX2757-MHD 27-inch 1080p Gaming Monitor with 2ms, VGA,... http://magicnewspaper.com/computer-freezes/computer-freezes-during-gaming-manually-turn-off-computer.html

All my drivers and BIOS are up to date, everything ran smoothly. I'll reply tomorrow night.Thank you. I believe there was not logical explanation about this case as no one could explain why sometimes it will be stable and sometimes it will get problem.believe me a new cooler You may still have the problem after you send the chip back. http://www.tomshardware.com/answers/id-1715387/installed-cpu-computer-freezes.html

TechSpot is a registered trademark. As far as the overheating, The CPU only overheats when it's being put under stress for long periods of time. (Gaming, Torture tests) Overheating within the few seconds it takes to Specs: Windows 7 Pro 64bit Elite group A780GM-A Black edition motherboard 550 Watt PSU 4 GB of dual channel RAM Saphire 3870 GPU AMD Phenom 9850 Black Edition Quad core CPU Same for the GPU.

specially circumstances a BIOS replace will restore the situation. That happened twice.Temps right now according to the BIOS: CPU: 44*CM/B: 40*CCPU Fan Speed: 3316 rpmCool n Quiet: DisabledI changed the thermal paste cause maybe i put too much. You can try returning it for a new one Actually I already returned to the store and got another new Q8300 and it still froze randomly every time. Martell1977Jun 27, 2013, 3:45 AM I saw that too, I assume it has something to do with the architecture or maybe changes to power management.

I think you have to assume the problem may have nothing to do with the CPU change, but you are probably going to need to diddle with everything. I can't move the mouse or do anything, I need to hold the power button to shut if off. Dec 29, 2006 #7 tycho1974 TS Rookie Topic Starter Yeah, I checked on the manufacturer's website (Gigabyte), and the new proc is listed as being supported and fully functional. Several functions may not work.

This will help verify if the issue is a bad module or a bad RAM slot on the motherboard. I upped it to the max, and now it works fine. Now wen I try to start it up it freezes at the Windows logo screen. I've got a problem here at work with a computer that I've been using for a little over a year.

the slow run time in windows and the random shut downs started almost imediately after installing this new chip so that leads me to believe that it is something in the That motherboard has no heatsinks on the VRM. Because when I play game, my pc freezes randomly, everything locks and sounds stop, I have to force power down the computer and open it back share Link to post Share That is why your system is unstable.

Run "sensors only". used AVG, spybot, ad-aware to scan , no virus or spywares found. If your new cpu was broken your computer wouldn't even boot. Then I went to bios to load the default setting and change whatever needs to be changed (ie xmp, ahci and other stuff).

There are known issues with the Sabertooth board using FX8 chips on older BIOS versions.http://www.asus.com/us/Motherboards/SABERTOOTH_990FXGEN3_R20/HelpDesk_Download/ Ante PavelicJan 17, 2015, 3:42 AM darkbreeze said: Update the BIOS to the newest version. Yes No Sorry, something has gone wrong. Any ideas? http://magicnewspaper.com/computer-freezes/please-help-computer-freezes-and-istbar-f-b-found-on-computer.html Try going into the BIOS and resetting to optimal defaults.

I'll reply tomorrow night.Thank you. 27 answers Last reply Jul 9, 2013 Best Answer Jul 6, 2013 More about installed cpu computer freezes drtoastJun 27, 2013, 1:07 AM my first port it is possible your motherboard doesnt support that cpu without a bios update. bios already updated after I installed the cpu Sound pretty much like me.. That's when you take out the battery on the motherboard for 5 minutes and all your BIOS settings reset to default.

I was having trouble with putting the new cpu cooler on.

the indoors thermal diodes on CPUs do no longer constantly provide precise readings on all motherboards. Make sure the Dram voltage is set to 1.5v. So, what are the chances it may support the FX-6350? have a look HERE Adv Reply August 14th, 2011 #7 IWantFroyo View Profile View Forum Posts Private Message Resident Halp Seal Join Date Dec 2010 Beans 937 Re: I installed

share Link to post Share on other sites Nico1533 Nico1533    Member 227 posts Posted September 28, 2014 update: memtest done, everything looks fine. Q8300 is also shown as supported by my mobo in biostar website though the sspec# listed there is different from what i bought but i dont think thats the problem. I don't know why the 125w phenoms are OK but not the FX. Or your HDD magically decided to go bad. 90% sure it's your motherboard.

also asus support was mildly helpful with any issues that could be related to their product and they don't charge usssualy.it may be a specific program or driver causing the issue darkbreezeJan 17, 2015, 3:49 AM If you already have the latest version, then that isn't the issue. by NoelC › Tesoro Zone Balance Gaming Chair by WilliamGayde › Crucial Storage Executive, Version 3.38 by AlphaC › Samsung Magician 5.0 by AlphaC › Silverstone PM01 Matte Black by Duality92 so if it still freezes it means its time to reinstall windows?

Well, when I rebooted from going into the BIOS, my computer crashed when it loaded in. Posted September 28, 2014 update: memtest done, everything looks fine. Windows freezes after new cpu cooler has been installed solved Computer restarting itself and freezing after installing new motherboard and CPU PC freezes after new CPU installed my computer freezes after Register a free account to unlock additional features at BleepingComputer.com Welcome to BleepingComputer, a free community where people like yourself come together to discuss and learn how to use their computers.

darkbreezeJan 19, 2015, 6:16 AM h2tahoe said: it may be a specific program or driver causing the issue i had a problame with my capture card that did a similar thing, All Rights Reserved Tom's Hardware Guide ™ Ad choices Articles & News Forum Graphics & Displays CPU Components Motherboards Games Storage Overclocking Tutorials All categories Chart For IT Pros Get