What could damage a processor Tags: CPUs Games Processors Software Last response: January 19, 2010 4:03 PM in CPUs Share TOSYN January 19, 2010 3:12:13 PM if i try to install a software,e.g a game with high graphic it loads to a point and stops,could it be that my processor is faulty? More about : damage processor | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Register or log in to remove enzo matrix CPUs Master January 19, 2010 3:39:25 PM if your cpu was unstable windows would also have bluescreened. | Report abuse warmon6 CPUs Master January 19, 2010 3:53:21 PM enzo matrix said:if your cpu was unstable windows would also have bluescreened. +1 | Report abuse arges86 January 19, 2010 4:03:37 PM if the game freezes, its probably the game. try reinstalling it, find patches, or run it in compatibility mode a CPU error would cause the whole machine to stop and BSOD as Enzo Matrix said. | Report abuse Register or log in to remove Ask the community Publish Tom's Hardware>Forum>CPUs>What could damage a processor> Related ressources: ForumCould I have caused damage to my CPU? ForumCould bad psu damage gpus? ForumAm3 processor can damage mother board support only am2? ForumPossible Processor Damage ForumLarge CPU cooler = motherboard damage?/What cpu cooler is best for me? Forum ForumCould I have scratched the processor ? ForumWhat damage could happen with wronge graphic card ForumI have a PC with 1GHz processor and 256mb RAM hoe much it could be upgrated ForumCould I have potentially damaged my 7970? ForumCould reaching high temps for a long time cause permanent damage ? ForumGirl cut heat sync fan cable, damage done??? ForumPossibleWater Damage to CPU ForumESD damage ForumCould this damage other components. ForumCan an Slowy Windows damage the computer? ForumCoolerMaster V8 clicking/flapping Forum[Solved] Is it stupid to buy a computer that has a discontinued processor? ForumWhat is sequence from pushing the power button to startup PC ForumWhat size power supply do i need for the i7 processor More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !