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post #1 of 3 Old 09-21-2013, 02:16 PM - Thread Starter
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I recently downloaded Comic Rack. It's a great program, but I seem to randomly get whea uncorrectable errors, which result in blue-screens. It seems to happen most frequently when I am interacting with the lower menus. I might just open a comic from windows explorer and read it without a hitch, but if I open Comic Rack and interact with the menus then it might crash as soon as the first click.

I did some research and found that (a) these errors are normally related to processor errors and (b) that these errors are normally brought about by overclocking or faulty parts. I have an AMD 960T which I've unlocked overclocked and overclocked to 3.7ghz. Correct me if I'm wrong, but I think that that is by any definition a reasonable overclock. The CPU never gets hot and is otherwise stable.

My motherboard is an ASRock Extreme3 970. I love both pieces of hardware, and I really hope that this doesn't mean they're faulty. I should mention I'm using Windows 8. I think it's strange that a CPU error would occur in such a context, considering that obviously the CPU is not under load.

Any help would be appreciated.

Thanks, Aidan
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post #2 of 3 Old 09-22-2013, 01:37 AM
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Try using a different comic reader? I don't know but I use CDisplayEx for reading comics cause I didn't like all the other readers.

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i get the same error randomly sometimes, it makes no sense. can go 5 days without it happening using my pc 15 hours a day... and randomly i get that error... windows is overrated imo. /shrug

thinking of going linux soon. waiting to see what steam has to say next week in regards to steam box.
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