Desktop kept locking up during web browsing

July 12, 2010 at 16:03:03
Specs: Windows 7
The problem started a few days ago. While I
was watching youtube videos, the computer
suddenly froze. The mouse couldnt move
neither. After a minute or two my monitor
showed that there is no signal.
I searched the web for a bit and some people
say that it's because of overheating and it
happens during heavy gaming.
My graphics idles at 48C, CPU 35C, and
motherboard 40C. The funny thing is, my
computer locked up three times all during web
browsing, not during gaming.
So could it be something other than the
Thanks in advance

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July 13, 2010 at 00:41:40
Yes. Adobe Flash Player could be triggering an obscure bug in your graphics card driver that doesn't occur during gaming. Try disabling hardware acceleration in Adobe Flash player and see if the problem reoccurs.

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July 15, 2010 at 19:26:49
I did that and no locked up has occured so far.


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