Why do computers just stop randomly working?

7 Answers

Relevance
  • 4 weeks ago
    Favorite Answer

    Computers are very complex machines, both hardware and software wise. There are so many things that depend on each other in order for things to work that if something in that process fails it can cause the system to stop working.

    Sometimes it is easy to figure out what caused the problem through some troubleshooting. Other times, it seems impossible to know what caused the issue.

    • Login to reply the answers
  • John
    Lv 4
    3 weeks ago

    What do you mean "computers stop randomly working"?

    Randomisation is usually run in a loop so it drops out of the loop.

    • Login to reply the answers
  • Anonymous
    3 weeks ago

    Something randomly fails.

    • Login to reply the answers
  • Why do people get sick and die? All complex systems eventually devolve. Google "laws of entropy".

    • Login to reply the answers
  • How do you think about the answers? You can sign in to vote the answer.
  • Snezzy
    Lv 7
    4 weeks ago

    Often on my machines it's thrashing. That's a techy term. Go look it up.

    • Login to reply the answers
  • Anonymous
    4 weeks ago

    Because they are from a past generation

    • Login to reply the answers
  • Pearl
    Lv 7
    4 weeks ago

    cause they break

    • Login to reply the answers
Still have questions? Get your answers by asking now.