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PC Turns off and then on while playing games after installing new video card

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January 26, 2014 2:42:26 AM

I had 5830 radeon, while playing the screen would go black for 10 seconds and " display driver has stopped working and has recovered" popup appeared.

I changed the video card to gtx 760, the previous problem remains and I got a new one:
while playing PC randomly turns off and then on after 1.5-2 seconds (yes, I counted)

I tried these:


    ran memtest - no errors, took out each ram, pc still turned off
    scanned hdd for errors - none
    tested for temperature on cpu and gpu - not heating
    changed thermopaste just in case
    ran driver sweeper, reinstalled drivers
    reinstalled windows
    updated bios



NOTHING helps, i'm going crazy
my motherboard is asus p7p55lx
psu is 950w
a b U Graphics card
a b V Motherboard
January 26, 2014 3:05:49 AM

You have ran all the usual tests so its sounds like either an issue with your power supply or your board. Sounds more like a PSU issue.
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