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had BF3 for a few days.. no probs until now

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I was browsing the forums and was a bit surprised with people having so many issues with the game since it was running flawlessly for me. However I think I just jynxed myself. I was playing for about 30mins until I started getting blue/greenish overlay on rocks. Yes rocks. Nothing else on the map. Just the rocks/boulders. After a few spawns it went away. Very strange. After that I didnt have any issues until a about 2 hours later the game froze and crashed to desktop. No error message or anything. Whats your take on it?
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I'm kind of in the same boat game sometimes runs flawlessly or it will be a parade of some texture glitch/random freeze/crash.
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Overvolting? Heat (from any source)?

I'm assuming you're using the 285.62 WHQL driver and not the 285.38 demo beta driver.
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Yes I'm using the 285.62 WHQL driver. And all temps are in check.
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The only thing I've had ones full screen flashing, I usually solve that by going into the in-game options and just re-applying the resolution, for some reason it fixes it.

As for the crashes to desktop, I've noticed it usually happens to me when I'm flying a jet or helicopter, or at beginning or end of rounds. I believe someone on OCN made a thread about UAC causing crashes and to disable it and then run the BF3.exe as admin as well as origin, something along those lines.
    
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I see.. well ill end up looking into running as admin and disabling UAC. See what happens.
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are you using any overclocking programs like Msi afterburner? sometimes this causes errors
    
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are you using any overclocking programs like Msi afterburner? sometimes this causes errors
I do have Msi afterburner running for a custom fan profile but I don't have my card overclocked.
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