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Originally Posted by ManicGenius View Post
I can get it to crash by opening media center. I can get it to
crash by just running the first performance test. I can get it
to crash opening the welcome center...

Oh, and BSOD on SP1 installation as well.
Booyah for Vista.

Let's say I'm not exactly pleased with Vista in any way.
(No no no. It runs smooth on my system. It just crashes
way too much)
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I've had a few BSODS with Vista, that have nothing 5to dow ith OC'ing or end user fault.

Sometimes it just happens. It certainly isn't 100% stable but i have had less BSODS with Vista than XP.

Besides, i actually love Vista, it's a neat little OS.

Only thing they need to do is improve the gaming side of it......which is what it was designed for anyways.
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post #13 of 25
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Thankyou, another person that agrees with me!


If I raise my FSB 5mhz or my multi half a step, I can get my Winhoez to BSOD every boot...:\\ yet where it is is perfectly stable, ***?

Installing this key right now, it will be for teh lulz.
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Yes!! I'm installing Vista on my Bosses computer right now! I'm so doing this!!
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After over a year of Vista, the only BSODs I've had were on unstable OC tests. It is the most stable OS I've ever used, out of about 10-15 OSes. My first OS was PCDOS 1.0, and I'm including MacOSX in this as well.
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post #16 of 25
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If I raise my FSB 5mhz or my multi half a step, I can get my Winhoez to BSOD every boot...: yet where it is is perfectly stable, ***?

Installing this key right now, it will be for teh lulz.
That is a hardware / OC error. NOT WINDOWS
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post #17 of 25
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I've had a few BSODS with Vista, that have nothing 5to dow ith OC'ing or end user fault.

Sometimes it just happens. It certainly isn't 100% stable but i have had less BSODS with Vista than XP.

Besides, i actually love Vista, it's a neat little OS.

Only thing they need to do is improve the gaming side of it......which is what it was designed for anyways.
Really? XP hasn't BSOD on me in years, except when I was maxing my O/c, which is a given.

Vista has certainly got better, but still has a lot of random bugs and problems that I find 24/7 on other people's computers who do not o/c.
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i dont get bsod's unless i try to use cheat engine for games..
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post #19 of 25
I've been running Vista since before people even heard of it. It's gotten a whole lot better than it was when released and I absolutely love it. The only time I get blue screens is during unstable OC's. A little voltage jump usually helps out in that area

Apart from being unstable during certain overclocks I have NEVER had a problem with Vista.

And IcedEarth, I gotta sig that xD... made me laugh a good one

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Besides, i actually love Vista, it's a neat little OS.
 
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I've only gotten a red screen of death under Vista, which by the way, is a lot creepier than the BSOD.

Bookmarked the link, this is neat.
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