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Yeah, another BF3 thread. My client randomly minimizes to the desktop and cannot be restored. I rolled back my drivers to 285.38 and it helped but didnt fix the problem. Anyone know a fix for this, or has encountered this problem?
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You acknowledge that it's "another BF3 thread", yet you don't post in the Official BF3 thread. Why is that?

And no, you're looking at an isolated problem. Make sure that you're not actually experiencing a driver crash; BF3 didn't like my GPU OC, and it would randomly crash, the client would still be up, but would stay in the taskbar.
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Originally Posted by EfemaN;15454559 
You acknowledge that it's "another BF3 thread", yet you don't post in the Official BF3 thread. Why is that?

And no, you're looking at an isolated problem. Make sure that you're not actually experiencing a driver crash; BF3 didn't like my GPU OC, and it would randomly crash, the client would still be up, but would stay in the taskbar.

I didnt know it encompassed help threads like this too.

I rolled back once already, how far back should I go to make sure its not driver related?
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I didnt know it encompassed help threads like this too.

I rolled back once already, how far back should I go to make sure its not driver related?

You should be running the most up-to-date driver, rolling back would more likely cause problems than solving them. Do a completely clean install of the newest drivers; Safe Mode, Driver Sweeper, etc.

Are you running an OC?
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Same thing happens to me. Stock speed and overclocked.
 
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Here is another supposed solution to this problem: Uninstall Realtek Audio.

Someone also suggested switching PhsyX to CPU from auto in the Nvidia control panel as that worked for him.
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