Why does my computer keep shutting down when i play games Tags: Power Supplies Games Components Last response: September 7, 2013 7:55 AM in Components Share sayan2012 September 11, 2012 8:38:09 PM My PC is shutting down when i play games ...otherwise is works well when i listen 2 songs or watch movies... but the moment i start a game it runs for a while before shutting down.. My system Config is= Processor= Amd Phenom II 945 Ram=6 GB(DDR3) Graphics Card= Nvidia GeForce GT 240 SMPS= 220 V Please Help me resolve this Issue... More about : computer shutting play games Reply to sayan2012 thently September 11, 2012 8:49:43 PM It's your video card that card just cannot handly anything close to recent. It is about even with a 9600Gt. Time for an upgrade. Thent Reply to thently donnagreg62 September 7, 2013 7:55:49 AM mine is like this whenever i do anything else it is fine i dont no what to do to sort the problem Reply to donnagreg62 Ask the community Post an answer Related resources: ForumWhy does my computer keep shutting down when i play games ForumWhy does my computer keep on shutting down randomly when playing on GTA IV ForumWhy would my computer keep shutting down in the middle of of playing a game or s ForumWhy does my display driver keep shutting down ForumWhy does my computor keep shutting off when only playing a game for about 2 minu ForumMy computer keeps shutting down When playing Games ForumWhy does my system keep shutting down when i logg off any game ? ForumWhy is my computer shutting down automatically when on world of warcraft ForumCustom Build Computer Shutting Down Randomly (Any Ideas Why ) ForumWhy do my computer shut down when playing games on facebook ForumComputer keeps shutting down when playing games . Can anyone help? ForumComputer Shutting down while playing games ForumWhy does my computer keep restarting!!? (cold booting) ForumWill this setup run skyrim at ultra? ForumComputer Restarts While Gaming Forum[Solved] Bottom mounted PSU - fan facing up or down? Forum[Solved] HELP!! PC keep shutting of once ANY game is started ForumWhat does i represent in i5 or i7 ForumComputer will not start ForumComputer reset help More resources Read discussions in other Components categories Power supplies Sound cards NICs Akasa Antec Cooler Master Cougar DeepCool Enermax !