Jump to content

Motherboard problems after windows install

Recommended Posts

Posted · Original PosterOP

Hello,so i recently upgraded from w7 to w10... I've got everything installed,drivers,my applications... And i did some changes in the ultimate windows tweaker (nothing too serious). So after my computer is on for about 1h and 30 minutes it makes the same sound that it does when botting the computer,but it doesnt do anything. After 1,3h there is a sound of restarting,even tho i didint give the command to restart,and it does nothing to the computer also the speaker beeps like there is a sucessful boot even tho i didnt press restart. Also when i got w10 and when i turn on the pc the speaker beeps once and after a minute beeps once again. On w7 i never had this... What is the problem,should i be afraid of it?



[email protected]

4gb ddr2

Asus p5qpl-am

400w chieftec psu

2x160gb hard drive.

Link to post
Share on other sites

Beeping once after turning it on indicates a succesful boot. When it beeps at you during normal usage, it might be an overtemp warning. Which cooler are you running? Replaced the thermal paste? Which temperatures? How old is that PSU?

PC Specs - AMD Ryzen 7 1700 MSI X370 Gaming Plus 16GB Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4-3000 - Asus GTX1060 Dual 6GB OC Intel 600p 256GB & Crucial M550 512GB Fractal Define R5 CM G650M W10Pro

Link to post
Share on other sites

I don't understand whats your problem is.

Does the pc restart by itself?

Does it boot normally? One beep means it booted succesfully.


60c is normal for Q6600, is a hot cpu.

Take out the heatsink, clean any dust on it.

Clean the cpu, apply new paste.

And you should have no problems if the fan is still ok.

If you still have problem, you may want to reset the cpu back to its stock speed.

Link to post
Share on other sites
Posted · Original PosterOP

It all worked perfectly on windows 7. The pc is very clean. The problem is when i installed windows 10 on botting the speaker beeps once and a minute beeps again even tho ima allready in windows,why is it doing that? Also after around 1h and 30 minutes of usage of the pc it sudennly makes the sound that it does when restarting but it actualy doesnt restart?

Link to post
Share on other sites

i see. it maybe related to overheat. you can use CoreTemp to monitor the heat inside windows.

My q6600 hovers around 60c and 75c max load. It's not overclocked though.

Using windows 10 maybe stressing your cpu more than windows 7. Hence the overheat.

Its an old PC, it may looked clean, but a checkup won't hurt.

If the heatsink is clean, i suggest reapply the thermal paste, it may become dry overtime.



Link to post
Share on other sites

Create an account or sign in to comment

You need to be a member in order to leave a comment

Create an account

Sign up for a new account in our community. It's easy!

Sign in

Already have an account? Sign in here.

  • Recently Browsing 0 members

    No registered users viewing this page.

Last Topics

remove genuine windows 7 ultimate how to break the bios password games with joystick pc windows 7 professional not genuine fix gamestop xbox 360 controller wired headphones adapter for xbox 360 how to get out broken screw watch sword art online episode 1 english sub how much is xbox 360 worth at gamestop mic converter jack overclocking intel core 2 duo citrix client windows 8 mbs in gbs xbox 360 hard drive 120gb slim opening ica file pokemon emerald hm fly copy of windows is not genuine build 7601 where to find bagon in pokemon emerald where do you find bagon in emerald charge kit for xbox 360 controller sword art online season 3 episode 1 english sub jailbreak ios 5.1 1 ipod how to change hard drive in xbox 360 slim xbox 360 headphone jack size 1 gb is equal to how many mbs 2.5 mm jack headphones generals zero hour mods best linksys ea2700 firmware laptop bios password removal tool remove password bios windows 7 ultimate genuine remover gamestop price for gta 5 how to get beldum in emerald watch sword art online season 1 episode 1 wired xbox 360 controller gamestop just anime dubbed sword art online