How to Test your Processor and Diagnose It Yourself - Fix your Problems !

How to test and diagnose your processor ?

Do you have any crashes, freezes or bugs ? In our tutorial we will teach you how to test and diagnose your CPU processor for errors. Solving these problems can solve the problems of crashes, blue screens, freezes and other unwanted lags.

How to test your Processor ?

If you are on this page, it’s because you want to test your CPU processor and well we will explain how to do it, for prevention purposes, or in case you have any problems, the following method is perfect to test your processor safely..

Before performing the test / diagnosis it is important to know : What is a CPU processor ?

The tests are valid and work perfectly on AMD and Intel processors.

This tutorial is very important, especially if you have crashes, freezes and bugs during your gaming sessions or software use, do not hesitate to test your components using our tutorials, it is better to prevent than to cure.


The tool you need to diagnose your CPU

A tool is necessary in order to test your processor, it is a small utility quite known, you can download it by clicking on the button below, it is OCCT.

Download OCCT

Once you have downloaded the tool, accept everything during installation, additional tools for full CPU diagnostics are required, once this is done run OCCT and we will then be able to start diagnosing your CPU.


How to test your processor with OCCT ?

Once the software launches, you just need to close all open applications in the background and click on the start button, once this is done, let your computer run for 30 minutes to 2 hours while your processor performs calculations, during this time the software will try to find calculation errors :

Test your Processor and Diagnose it
Press play to start processor diagnostics and leave your computer on.

Once the time has elapsed (the duration you have chosen), you can stop the diagnosis, if no error is displayed, that’s fine, if one or more errors are detected, OCCT will let you know.

Test CPU occt
No error is detected, well we have made a simple test to show you the end of diagnosis screen.

If indeed errors are detected on your side and your processor is under warranty, do not hesitate to return it to the manufacturer or the store where you bought it, having taken a screenshot of the test performed of course.

If indeed your in-store warranty has expired, but your manufacturer’s warranty is still valid, we advise you to consult this page for :

A small explanatory video that will explain in more detail :

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