My PC changes to themes when I run Prime95 Tags: CPUs Windows 7 Last response: January 17, 2013 4:15 AM in CPUs Share andy_pandy January 16, 2013 11:51:27 PM I was running Prime95 and 30 min into the test the Windows theme changes from Windows 7 Aero theme to Windows 7 Basic theme. Than, it changes to Aero to Basic. Vice versa... Is this normal? Does this happen to anyone else? I don't get any errors or warning ... This is the setting my running Prime95 under: Toture test settings: Min FFT size(in K) 128 Max FFT size(in K) 5000 Memory (in MB) to use 6000 CPU: AMd FX 8350 4GHZ ( Stock, not overclocked) GPU: AMD 6870 (not overclocked) RAM: 8GB Corsair Dual Channel Motherboard: ASUS M5A97 R2.0 PSU: XFX 450W Samsung 830 128GB SSD 500GB Wester Digital OS: Windows 8 More about : themes run prime95 ChilledGrease January 17, 2013 2:27:55 AM Yeah, it is normal. Windows automatically shifts away from Aero if it thinks there's a shortage of RAM twelve25 a b à CPUs January 17, 2013 4:15:15 AM The default is to have windows automatically pick the display settings for best performance. If it bugs you, you can go in and check adjust for best appearance and it will stay there. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedPC Crashing During Prime95 run? Forum SolvedLong time to change themes Forum SolvedWhich settings to run prime95 on Forum SolvedPC shut-down during Prime95 test, won't power back on. Forum SolvedPrime95 Run Time Forum PC reboots while prime95 running. UPS beeps. Forum Solvedprime95 only allowing me to run a torture test with 4 threads? wtf Forum windows 7 themes that changes the windows explorer look Forum SolvedRunning Prime95, Temps help? Forum SolvedFX 8320 vdroop dropping to 1.26-1.28v under heavy load and @ 4.4Ghz but still runs stable through IBT, Prime95, and gaming.... Forum SolvedPrime95 CPU test error. Do I change voltage? Forum SolvedComputer will crash after prime95 running for a bit and after graphically demanding games. Forum SolvedI5 3570k Prime95 Test run and Cpu Temps Forum SolvedMy PC only run with case in vertical position. Do I need change my motherboard? - Need Advice Forum SolvedHi newbie needs help when changing themes Windows hangs Forum Solvedrunning prime95 is this healthy? Forum SolvedAn final changes to gaming pc? Forum SolvedMy PC Build and possible future changes Forum Prime95 question, pc crashing Forum Solvedi5 3470 temp running prime95 hot?? Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !