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01-08-2005, 04:24 PM
After a while playing any game, the game just closes and Im back to my desktop ;(
GeForce FX 5200 64BITs
512 RAM DDR
AMD Athlon 2400+
Motherboard ASUS A7V8X-X
I already downloaded VIA Hyperion drivers, VIA Lan update and BIOS 1012 (this one I downloaded with Asus LiveUpdate software) but Games still closing
It happens with every game that I have here: NFSU 2, Delta Force: Black Hawk Down, Halo, ....
Help plz ;(
01-10-2005, 05:42 PM
have you tried updateing all the drives ?
01-10-2005, 06:18 PM
Some games advise closing down virus scanners while you play to stop the game from crashing, One game I can remember that asks this is James Bond Nightfire.
01-10-2005, 06:38 PM
make sure you have all the patches and updates for the games.
01-11-2005, 01:45 AM
You might wanna check your PSU. ;)
01-11-2005, 03:20 AM
Yeah make sure your graphics card is getting enough power, they tend to really put a drain on the psu when playing big games. Dont get a generic brand, get a nice 580watt known brand. Also close down ANY and ALL running programs that you dont need CTRL+ALT+DELETE and close everything you know is safe to close down down.
01-11-2005, 06:17 PM
580 a bit extreme. A 400/450 runs almost all things :)
01-11-2005, 06:21 PM
Games suddenly crashing sounds like a graphics card problem. More commonly it will be DirectX games that crash out like this. What games do you play that crash like this?
01-11-2005, 06:24 PM
they said on their first post.
01-11-2005, 06:44 PM
Well since I don't possess any of those games it doesn't help me much does it ? lol
Ok, so do you have ANY MORE games than the ones listed above?
01-13-2005, 04:15 PM
Make sure you have proper cooling too. If the video card/processor get to hot it will start shutting stuff down.
01-14-2005, 08:11 PM
It definitely sounds like your card is overheating.
01-19-2005, 07:18 PM
Might be heat issues, ive gotten that before.
Try formatting if its not the heat.
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