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Comp keeps shutting down

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I can think of two possibilities: first, your CPU may be overheating. Converting video is processor-intensive and the processor can get rather hot. At a certain point a CPU will shut down in an attempt to avert permanent damage. I would remove the heatsink/fan assembly and clean it thoroughly, then clean off the CPU and apply fresh thermal paste, then reinstall the heatsink/fan assembly. Another possibility is your power supply. If it is not supplying enough wattage it may cause a shutdown. If the wattage is fine, it may be starting to fail.