well i have been emailing back and forth with bethsoft. here is the emails so far i have done everyhitng they have asked and nothing works yet... but everyone with the problem need to email them..
did both steps i disabled all start up items only thing starting up is ccc and logitech g software(have tried witht his off) and core temp... aswell as steam running. i have updated dx version.. i have installed fallout nv to see if the 7870 didnt like the engine and it was not doing the blue and black artifacts... i know i should ask asus this but what does the vmem do when it gets to hot and do you know of any other programs that will use my vmem up to 1800 like skyrim will. thanks for help so far
On 01/11/2012 6:51 PM, Bethsoft support wrote:
> Thank you for contacting Bethesda technical support. It is strongly recommended to turn off all background applications when running graphically intensive programs. Many applications can cause errors such as GPFs, color scrambling, loss of sound effects or music, etc. Taking a minute to turn off these applications can save you the trouble of rebooting later. Background applications include such things as System Agent, Norton Utilities, Internet chat utilities, virus checkers and screen savers. Crash guard programs such as First Aid for Windows can also cause problems. To do this:
> 1. Click on the Windows icon in the lower left corner of the screen.
> 2. Click on Start Search
> 3. Type in msconfig and press the Enter key on your keyboard.
> 4. Click the Continue button if the message "Windows needs your permission to continue" appears. If this message does not appear, please continue to step 5.
> 5. On the General Tab, choose Selective Startup.
> 6. Uncheck the option to Load startup items.
> 7. Click Apply, then Ok, and restart the system when prompted.
> B) It is possible that the version of Direct X running on your computer is encountering errors with the game you are trying to play. If this is the case, we advise reinstalling Direct X. The latest version of Direct X can be found here http://www.microsoft.com/download/en/details.aspx?id=35
> Kind Regards,
> Steven R
> K will update sound and it is not game files missing I have done fresh
> windows install. And skyrim from digital no dvd. I have tried ccc
> From: Bethsoft support
> Sent: 1 Nov 2012 21:08:18 GMT
> Subject: Re: Skyrim - Windows 7 - US ENGLISH
> Please update your sound drivers which may cause some problems further
> down the road. We also recommended trying the following.
> VERIFY INTEGRITY OF GAME CACHE
> In order to verify your game files in Steam for a particular game please
> read the following:
> 1. Go to you Library, right click on the game.
> 2. Select Properties and go to the Local Files tab.
> 3. Select "Verify Integrity of Game Cache" and wait for the process to
> Best Regards,
> Zac F.
> here is the file thanks for quick respons
> On 01/11/2012 2:25 PM, Bethsoft support wrote:
> Please use the steps below to record and send us the information about
> the current installation of DirectX on the computer. We need this
> detailed information in order to assist in troubleshooting the issue at
> hand. No personal information is contained in the report.
> Windows Vista and Windows 7
> If you are using the modern desktop:
> - Click on the Windows icon located by default in the lower left-hand
> corner of the screen.
> - In the "Start Search" field, type in DxDiag.
> - Press Enter. This will start the DxDiag utility.
> - Once the DirectX Diagnostic Tool appears, click on the Save All
> Information button at the bottom.
> - When asked to where to save the file to, click on the drop-down box
> next to Save in and select Desktop.
> - In File Name box towards the bottom, then name DxDiag.txt should
> appear. Leave this as is and click on the OK button.
> - Click the Exit button to exit the DirectX Diagnostic Tool.
> - On the Desktop, there should be a file name DxDiag or DxDiag.txt. If
> there is no file with this name, please repeat the steps above and make
> sure to save the file to the Desktop.
> - Open this email up and click the reply button.
> - Type in your response to any additional questions or information that
> was requested into the body of the email.
> - Click the Attachment button and add the DxDiag.txt from the Desktop.
> - Once the attachment has been added, click the Send button to send us
> this information We will reply to you shortly.
> Best regards,
> Greg A.
> hello i am writing as there is alot of problems with this game on my
> asus 7870 ghz editon if i look up in the sky or in distance i get alot
> of artifcting and i don t recieve this with any other gamesbenchmarks i
> have taking off all mods and high res pack and still get this problem
> there is moltiable fourm threads started about this problem with the
> 7xxx series and skyrim being very glitchie here is some of
> dphpt368290rnrnso please fix this as i love the game and spent 250 on
> card that makes unbrable to play no my card is not oc i dont need it oc
> for this game