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It's not 100% the normal is not but for some reason the setup maybe conflict with some running program or services so the installation will require to reboot to complete setup as same as any app
I installed Norton Family 126.96.36.199 on a VM running Windows 10 Insider Preview in order to find out. It didn't ask me to reboot, and it works fine despite the fact that I haven't rebooted. (Side note: later, after I ran its uninstallation procedure, it did ask me to reboot.)
Just wanted to share that I too was having reboot when idle issues and have disabled the defrag service like Graeme and so far have had no further issues.
Thanks a lot for all the suggestions guys. I finally found the issue, and it was indeed a faulty PSU. I overlooked the option earlier as this PSU is very new, and very highly rated, gold class etc. Turns out it was a faulty piece. Because I tried with a much older PSU, 500w, and the problem disappeared. Thanks for the suggestions and help again, every ...
Since the game used to work fine, it suggests it's not hardware, as you already mention. Although it could still be, but I'll address that later. Since other games work fine and you've played with the settings (graphic settings/sound settings etc) coupled with the comments you made in your OP, the issue actually occurs when you load the game, suggesting one ...
Applications shouldn't make the PC restart randomly at any circumstance, clearly your problem is not related to the game. It's hardware or driver issue. It's always challenging to determine a defect when it happens at random, unfortunately the only reliable way to find out is changing parts until you find what was causing the issue. Generally, it's memory. ...
My first suspect would be video driver/card. Try going in safe mode and if safe mode works fine, it's definitely your video driver/card. Try reinstalling driver. If the problem still persist, try using another video card (or onboard one) - assuming the problem you're experiencing is on PC.
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