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My computer glitches when i play a game or video

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December 15, 2011 5:07:49 AM

System Setup:
MB: ECS A885GM-A2 (V1.1) AM3 AMD 880G SATA 6Gb/s ATX AMD Motherboard
CPU: AMD Phenom II x4 955 BE
Ram: 16gb G. Skills Ripjaws series
Video: Asus EAH6850
HD: WD Caviar black 1tb
PSU: Rocketfish 500w
Windows 7 64 bit

my problem is that when i play games or watch videos my screen goes black and i have to reset my computer and when i do it says windows had an error and it is really annoying. So do i need a better power supply or what? Also I have tries this on 2 different models of moniters
a b À AMD
December 15, 2011 6:07:48 AM

rocketfish power supply LOL that is most likely your problem.
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December 17, 2011 2:14:58 AM

amuffin said:
rocketfish power supply LOL that is most likely your problem.

Ya, but it did the same thing with my corsair VX550.
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a b À AMD
December 17, 2011 2:18:09 AM

Are all drivers up to date?
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December 17, 2011 6:35:54 AM

bios update or a new power supply or graphics card driver update (may be with a fresh install of window)
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