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My friend gets a black screen on a new GTX 560TI but only after he dies in game. It runs PERFECT until he dies. Then it freezes.

What could be causing this?
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Originally Posted by Humafold;15498268 
My friend gets a black screen on a new GTX 560TI but only after he dies in game. It runs PERFECT until he dies. Then it freezes.

What could be causing this?

Has he tried to reinstall? Also, is he using the correct drivers?
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This happens to many at different times. You have to turn down your graphic settings. Mine did it after some cut scenes.

After dropping 1 level of resolution problem was gone.

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I believe it's an error of the game itself. I've had a couple of instances where the screen goes black but my FPS/temp monitor remains, and then everything comes back (fortunately no freezes yet)
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Originally Posted by ramkatral;15519246 
This happens to many at different times. You have to turn down your graphic settings. Mine did it after some cut scenes.


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My setup did the same thing with two GTX 580s. I don't think it has anything to do with graphical settings.

OP I would recommend your friend follow the steps on this thread.
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My setup did the same thing with two GTX 580s. I don't think it has anything to do with graphical settings.

OP I would recommend your friend follow the steps on this thread.

Given, you may be correct, but several people solved the problem with this method regardless of how über their graphics cards were.

Like the guy said above, it's a game error so quality of card doesn't really matter.

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