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Need 2 replace MB asap

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October 6, 2009 7:29:39 PM

hi guys, I need your help :) 

I've been getting the blue screen and the self-reboots on my computer lately, I have reason to believe it's cus of the MSI motherboard. I replaced the motherboard in Jan 09 for the exact same problem. I had no idea that it's a cheapo when I bought it. :sweat: 

This one here: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168...

I'm looking for a quality replacement that fits the chipset asap cus I use that computer for day-to-day business. I was told to get either Asus or EVGA, but don't know which one to get.

My computer:
Apevia X-cruiser Case http://www.apevia.com/productsInfo.asp?KEY=X-CRUISER-AL
MSI P7N SLI-FI LGA 775 NVIDIA nForce 750i SLI ATX Intel
Intel Core2Duo E8400 3.0ghz 1333FSB 6mb L2 cache 64bit
NVIDA GeForce 9800 GTX 512mb 16x PCI Express
4GM PC6400 DDR2/800 Dual Channel Memory
Windows XP Home Service Pack 3

Please help! I'd like to fix this fast so I can forget about it :na: 

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a c 435 V Motherboard
October 6, 2009 7:34:12 PM

If you don't use sli, get a p45 board. The chipset is more reliable, and some are only $75. I used the asrock p45ts-r and it works fine, but isn't the best overclocker.
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a b V Motherboard
October 6, 2009 8:37:25 PM

1. Cleared CMOS?

2. What PSU?

As for a good P45 board, consider the P45-UD3L. It's a good quality board. I'm assuming you won't SLI down the road.
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a b V Motherboard
October 6, 2009 8:40:59 PM

You don't mention your psu make/model/age. If I had to replace two motherboards for the same problem . . .
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October 6, 2009 8:45:44 PM

Dunno what cmos is, I use the Apevia Java 500w power supply

I think i"m gonna stick with sli though
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