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Computer ramdomly shutting down

\015 Doesn't matter if your on the net,online game it shuts completely down.Now it doesn't always do this sometimes it just shuts down when your playing an online game.Like I said other times you can just be on the computer an then sometimes when your online. I have already bought another power supply an video card.Can someone please help me with any sugestions they may have. Thank you\015

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Hi there.
It sounds like the system is overheating.
Open the side panel and remove all the dust that you can see, a clean dry soft paintbrush should do the job, make sure you clean the CPU fan and heatsink (the metal block behind the CPU fan).
Once that's done the computer should stay on all the time but remember to clean the insides of the case periodically to prevent this problem form arising again.

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Amanda, as an emachine specialist, this problem is more likely to be due to a faulty motherboard. the boards fitted in these computers were never wonderful and this is just one of the symptoms of motherboard failure.\015\012See my website at http://www.motherboardsrus.net and select the emachines support pages thereon.\015\012If you need more help let me know.\015\012Chris the computer doctor 07926-106150
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