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need a way to test if my gpu is the reason for freezing in games

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so basically i dont notice any desktop freezing but who spends large amounts of time in the desktop....

in games i have been freezing for between 1 to 5mins and sometimes it comes back on sometimes it doesnt

sometimes i can get into my desktop and navigate but i can never remove the frozen game off the screen or close it

i dont know of a way to test if its the gpu cpu or mobo other then replacing them

it isnt ram its dif ram same problem

edit- just happened to second gpu so might be a totally dif problem...



its been going on ever since i got the sabertooth but i have to be sure before asking for an RMA from ASUS since they take like 2 weeks
Edited by eosgreen - 8/16/11 at 5:46pm
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Sounds either like a nvidia driver to me or an unstable OC.
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I have been having issues recently that I would like to pin on nvidia drivers as well. I get a little pop up saying the drivers have stopped responding.
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What NV drivers are you running?
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it isnt an unstable OC because im not OC'd anymore

it actually just happened to my second gpu so im thinking its a dif issue....
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