The monitor screen goes "Black" During playing 'Games' & Even 'Video card stability Test' ?

After the black screen During playing games after 2 min,i had to reboot the PC 'coz nothing happens when i press any key (which then shows unexpected shutdown).

1.I did run diagnostics test but its taking TOO LONG time at "SMART Extended Self Test".
2.there is "no"- "black/blue screen of dead" .
3.There is "no" dust . It is smwhat clean.
4."No" black screen on playing videos on Graphic load or any pblm...
its all smooth...its only behave this on playing games...
5. Blackout even tries to run video card stability test.
6. HERE IS THE NOTICING thing : after blackout Screen ,i opened up the CPU, i saw Graphic card 's FAN is not running...its stop.

my PC was all good till 24nd march that runs smoothly on all games but now it not a single one....
PLZ help me to FIX this....plz ,

My specs:
Windows Vista™ Home Premium
Processor :Model Intel(R) Core(TM)2 Duo CPU E7400 @ 2.80GHz
RAM: 2GB
Graphic card :1GB (too old na! i know but i can't afford)
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  1. If the fan on the graphics card is not running it is most likely overheating and shutting itself down to protect itself.
  2. xidiliar said:
    If the fan on the graphics card is not running it is most likely overheating and shutting itself down to protect itself.


    the fan is moving but after only blackout during gaming, it stops ...i had just clean it up all the dust n checked the fan ,the fan is not moving freely,
    see this http://tinypic.com/r/2usjr6q/8
    what is the possible solution?
    do i have to change fan or anything else...?
  3. Problem:Video hardware error

    Description:A problem with your video hardware caused Windows to stop working correctly.

    Problem signature
    Problem Event Name: LiveKernelEvent
    OS Version: 6.0.6002.2.2.0.768.3
    Locale ID: 1033

    Files that help describe the problem
    WD-20150401-1842.dmp
    sysdata.xml
    Version.txt

    Extra information about the problem
    BCCode: 117
    BCP1: C1DE0008
    BCP2: CB0FD5FC
    BCP3: 00000000
    BCP4: 00000000
    OS Version: 6_0_6002
    Service Pack: 2_0
    Product: 768_1


    Windows Version : Microsoft® Windows Vista™ Home Premium
    BIOS :Version 1.0.8
    Processor :Model Intel(R) Core(TM)2 Duo CPU E7400 @ 2.80GHz

    graphic card: GT 630 1GB DDR3

    When i start the game,The screen just goes "black" in just a minute ,makes me to reboot the system which then says unexpected shutdown...

    when i use n start video card stability test,same happen...the black screen n shutdown
  4. 1. Fans should run properly ,check for that .
    2. Update your GPU driver (often happened for me like this )
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