Hello Rik111,Step 1:
For checking the voltages of your power supply please download Everest here.
Once downloaded follow the steps below.
- Open Everest Home Edition.
- Click Computer in the left menu.
- In the box to the right there will be some options. Click Sensors
- With this screen open, make sure you can see all the voltages then press the Print Screen button.
- Open something like Paint and press CTRL + V Click File and hit Save As...
- Save the picture as a .JPG file.
- Then upload the picture onto your next reply.
Please download Windows Memory Diagnostic
Save it to somewhere you will remember.Preparation
After downloading the tool, run it and accept the EULA.
You will be asked to either make a floppy disk or create a CD image.
If you want to use a floppy disk, insert a floppy disk and hit the top button.
If you want to use a CD then hit the bottom button and save the 'windiag.iso' to a place you can remember.
Once you have saved the 'windiag.iso' you will have to burn it to disk, a good program to use is ISO Recorder.Starting the Diagnostics
Now you should have the CD burnt or the floppy created. The next step will be to run the diagnostics.
Insert your CD or floppy and reboot the computer. You should get prompted to boot from the CD or floppy.
If you didn't get prompted to boot from CD or floppy you will have to change the Boot Order in the BIOS so that CD or floppy comes before the hard drive.The Results
Once the Diagnostics start running, let it run for about 4 full passes. Preferably overnight.
When the scan has done 4 full passes, or an overnight scan, look at the bottom of the screen.
The bottom of the screen will indicate if any errors have been found.
If errors have been found please check how many under the "results" part of the bottom table.
You can then reboot your machine by pressing the 'X' key.
Please report back with your findings.
Edited by Artellos, 20 January 2009 - 01:08 AM.