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    Free Half-Life for a limited time

    Half-Life: Alyx is coming in March, and we are celebrating early by making all games in the Half-Life series FREE to play for Steam users, from now until the day it launches! Half-Life: Alyx is set before the events of Half-Life 2 and the episodes, but the games share characters and story...
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    BSOD win 10 VIDEO_TDR_FAILURE (116) need help please

    Hi, causes for a TDR can be many but in the first instance try this: Uninstall your current driver using the DDU or Display Driver Uninstaller: Display Driver Uninstaller (DDU) V18.0.2.1 Released. - Wagnardsoft Forum To use the app correctly you'll need to boot into safe mode and then run the...
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    Newly built computer restarts/crashes randomly

    Hi, to check if it's the PSU or gpu try running Furmark which will stress test your graphics and system. FurMark > Home When the system restarts do you actually see any sign of a bsod or does it simply reboot? I know you looked previously, but try this. Open file explorer and click 'view'...
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    Newly built computer restarts/crashes randomly

    Ok thank you, some users remove their pagefile especially if they have an SSD but in this case you obviously haven't been near it. PSU sounds fine. Would you mind listing your build please or post a screenshot of speccy, thanks.
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    Newly built computer restarts/crashes randomly

    Have you removed your pagefile otherwise known as virtual memory? (This would stop blue screen production.) The other possibility is something else is making your system restart, can you post the make and wattage of your PSU please. Try running this diagnostic for your chip: Download Intel®...
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    Newly built computer restarts/crashes randomly

    Sounds good! I did wonder about your network driver and hope the new drivers prove to be the solution..
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    Newly built computer restarts/crashes randomly

    Thank you so much for the offer but it's not something we do and besides we are just happy to help out.. :)
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    Newly built computer restarts/crashes randomly

    Hi Coffee, Thank you for the heads up regarding temps, the intel list you posted I would say your only needing the graphics driver. The most important Intel drivers are the two chipset drivers, engine management and hmm I forget the name of the other one but if you check your motherboard...
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    Newly built computer restarts/crashes randomly

    Hi, I don't see any dump files in your downloads. This might be down to two reasons, either your system isn't cofigured to produce them or your getting a certain kind of bugcheck (bugcheck 124 sometimes will not produce dump files for example) To see if the system will produce dumps please...
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    Windows 10 How To REALLY Block Windows 10 Updates and Upgrades

    I'm unsure where you get your information but it's as deluded as your useage of windows 7... That tells me all I need to know.
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    Graphic Drivers

    Nvidia has released the 442.01 Hotfix driver.
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    AMD Chipset drivers

    AMD has released Version of its drivers for use on AMD chipset-based motherboards.
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    GPU-Z update

    GPU-Z, a free graphics card information utility, has reached Version 2.29.0
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    Graphic Drivers

    AMD has released the Adrenalin Edition 20.1.1 driver .