Windows 7 Restarting When playing video.

Discussion in 'Windows 7' started by Big44, Dec 15, 2015.

  1. Big44

    Big44 MDL Novice

    Aug 28, 2014

    Gigabyte z68p-ds3 motherboard
    intel core i5 2500k

    I did have a graphics card but I removed that and using on board at the minute and it still restarts. I have disabled windows from shutting down in order for it to display a bsod but it doesn't it just shuts right off. In event viewer I get kernel-power errors after this shut down. I have tried a lot of stuff already found online but nothing helps. All drivers are the latest from the gigabyte website and I have uudated to the bios to version F9.

    Is there any way i can get the system to show a bsod to try and narrow this down?

  2. bludgard

    bludgard MDL Member

    Jan 4, 2011
    Are we sure the power supply is adequate and not starting to fail? Any other PSU you can plug in to check?
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