Windows 10: Pc restarting on it's own when playing games

Discus and support Pc restarting on it's own when playing games in Windows 10 Gaming to solve the problem; My pc randomly restarts on its own when playing games. I've stress tested my cpu and gpu and it goes fine, then the moment i play a game like... Discussion in 'Windows 10 Gaming' started by The God King, Jan 9, 2021.

  1. Pc restarting on it's own when playing games


    My pc randomly restarts on its own when playing games.


    I've stress tested my cpu and gpu and it goes fine, then the moment i play a game like valorant my pc just restarts and the thing is, if it restarts on it's own and i quickly try to rejoin a game once it boots up my pc restarts on its own almost instantly.


    I've even reinstalled windows again to make sure it wasn't something i downloaded and it is still happening.


    i really need some help with the situation.



    My specs are:

    2060 super - Graphics card

    ryzen 7 3800x - Cpu

    16gb 3000mhz ddr4 - Ram

    850w psu Evga gold rated + - Power supply

    Rog strix b450-f gaming - Motherboard

    :)
     
    The God King, Jan 9, 2021
    #1

  2. play games on my pc

    Hi Lisa,

    In order to assist properly, kindly answer the following questions:

    • On which website are you trying to play the game? What is the title of the game?
    • Have you tried using other browsers like Edge?
    • What error message are you getting?
    • Can you provide more details on the troubleshooting steps that you have tried so far?
    • Are you experiencing that same thing using other PCs?

    Your response is highly appreciated.
     
    Rolando Vil, Jan 9, 2021
    #2
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    Hello,

    This issue when you're playing games can be due to incompatible driver since it can be resolved by updating the display driver. However, we would like to know more about your concern. Kindly provide us the needed information below:

    • Which device are you using in playing games?
    • Is this issue happening when you're playing online or offline games?
    • Is there a connected USB device?
    • Are you getting any error messages?

    As an initial recommendation, we suggest that you try reinstalling the driver instead of updating it. Here's how:

    • Open Device Manager.
    • Right-click (or tap and hold) the name of the device.
    • Select Uninstall.
    • Restart your PC and Windows will attempt to reinstall the driver.

    Looking forward to your response for any updates.
     
    Jennifer Bri, Jan 9, 2021
    #3
  4. Pc restarting on it's own when playing games

    PC hangs when playing games and plays boken game audio in the background.

    Hi Merskyl,



    Thank you for replying back with the status of the issue.



    Before assisting further, I would like to ask you few questions:

    • Does the issue persist only when playing games?
    • Do you face similar issues when you play videos using a video player?


    Method 1: I suggest you to run the Hardware and Devices troubleshooter by following the steps below and check if the issue is resolved.



    • Type Troubleshooting in the search box next to
      Start
      button and select the top most search result.
    • Click on View all from left side panel of the screen.
    • Select Hardware and Devices, click on
      Advanced option and check Apply repairs automatically
      option.
    • Follow the on screen instructions.


    Method 2: If the issue persist, I suggest you to uninstall the graphics card driver from
    device manager manually by following the steps from the link below and check if the issue is resolved.



    • Press Windows key + X and click on Device Manager.
    • Expand Display adapter option.
    • Right click on the graphics card driver and select Uninstall option.
    • Restart the computer to reinstall the driver automatically and check if the changes is effective.


    Write back to us with the status of the issue for further assistance. Your reply is important for us to ensure we assist you accordingly.



    Thank you.
     
    Likhitha V, Jan 9, 2021
    #4
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