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Did you try re-install? Have newest drivers, all Vista updates?
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Originally Posted by RPIJG View Post
I liked how it looked and performed right up until the point where it would lock up on me and cease working. I tried for three days to get it to work, and no joy. Heck, I had it lock up and BSOD while I was IN SAFE MODE for cryin' out loud. I'm not saying it doesn't have it's worth, but for whatever reason, it's darn buggy with my system, and I don't see any hardware conflicts with the stuff I have. Craziest part is that I have ZERO issues running all of this in XP, I mean, I just don't know how you can BSOD in SAFE MODE.
hardware issues.
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Originally Posted by majin death View Post
hardware issues.
Fresh format, reinstalled twice, no joy, same problems, all updated drivers for all devices. Wouldn't make sense if I didn't.

And that seems a pretty convenient argument to say it's a hardware issue when all of the hardware works perfectly fine under stress in WinXP? Please, elaborate oh wise guru on just exactly what "hardware" issues you see?
    
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Originally Posted by RPIJG View Post
Fresh format, reinstalled twice, no joy, same problems, all updated drivers for all devices. Wouldn't make sense if I didn't.

And that seems a pretty convenient argument to say it's a hardware issue when all of the hardware works perfectly fine under stress in WinXP? Please, elaborate oh wise guru on just exactly what "hardware" issues you see?
its a different os and will respond to a problem in a different way.
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Originally Posted by lordikon View Post
Vista and Crysis together runs smoother than silk for me. I'd say your problem is not Vista.
There is no "problem" anymore. I completely uninstalled Vista and went with XP.

Congrats on getting them to run well together.
    
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I LEFT VISTA YESTERDAY!

I hate Vista!
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so all of the stuff that I have, that is infinitely better than the stuff you have will cease to function solely on the basis that I've change to a different OS? Wow, now that's a really good OS, isn't it? You have to be high on a pipe if you believe that? Exactly how would a different OS exploit a hardware issue that is non-driver related?
    
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so all of the stuff that I have, that is infinitely better than the stuff you have will cease to function solely on the basis that I've change to a different OS? Wow, now that's a really good OS, isn't it? You have to be high on a pipe if you believe that? Exactly how would a different OS exploit a hardware issue that is non-driver related?
thats not what im saying. im saying that xp and vista will do different things in response to a problem for example: there is a problem, xp stutters and vista poops itself and has a seizure.
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Hmm... I've never had Vista crash or get a BSOD (except in Crysis... but thats not Vista's fault). In XP I got errors and BSOD at least twice a month. Vista is probably the best OS I've ever used, and i've been using them since my C64.
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