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by Foodlion
Thu Apr 14, 2011 12:45 pm
Forum: Windows
Topic: Whole computer crashes on 2-pass encodes
Replies: 13
Views: 1532

Re: Whole computer crashes on 2-pass encodes

Thanks everyone for the support on this. I've got a solid set of recommendations to track down the problem. What I've done so far is to limit the heat - I took my computer off of "high performance" and I've been running the conversions with my laptop on its end - so it has open air on both sides and...
by Foodlion
Wed Apr 13, 2011 6:55 pm
Forum: Windows
Topic: Whole computer crashes on 2-pass encodes
Replies: 13
Views: 1532

Re: Whole computer crashes on 2-pass encodes

Thank you very much. Reassuring to get two similar answers. Sounds easiest to run the encodes with lower CPU dedication to make sure the computer isn't working too hard. I can also position it on the desk to enhance cooling. I've never opened up a laptop before so I'll try other stuff before I try d...
by Foodlion
Wed Apr 13, 2011 4:54 pm
Forum: Windows
Topic: Whole computer crashes on 2-pass encodes
Replies: 13
Views: 1532

Whole computer crashes on 2-pass encodes

I am on a PC, running 32-bit Vista. I have been transferring DVD's to my harddrive using both DVD Decrypter and DVDFab in order to convert them for iPod touch. I have tried converting directly from an individual *.VOB and by transferring the whole DVD to the harddrive and selecting the correct files...