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  • The most common faults on a computer with cause and solution. ​
The most common faults on a computer with cause and solution. ​

The screen is frozen

  • It could be your hard drive, an overheating CPU, bad memory or a failing power supply. In some cases, it might also be your motherboard, but that’s a rare occurrence. Usually with hardware problem, the freezing will start out a few times, but increase in frequency as time goes on. If your computer freezes frequently and regularly, you might have insufficient RAM. You can consider upgrading your RAM or reinstalling the operating system to solve this issue.

Strange noises

  • The main reasons that the PC makes strange noises is that the hard drive might be faulty, some wires might be caught in the fan, the dust build up in the fans are too much and it could be the power supply short circuiting.
  • The solution to these problems can be;

    • To give the PC ample space for more airflow.
    • Clean the fans occasionally.
    • Replace faulty fans completely.