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so i felt like playing some good ol starcraft, and i came onto a problem. After 10-20 min my game completly either freezes, or the screen minimizes for no reason and the game stop's responding.
I used compatibility mode and changed it to windows xp sp2, and updated the game. Even though i did these things, i still have the same problem, i cant get through a single session of starcraft online or single player.
Any ideas? Please help
I am using vista x64
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Sounds like thats a Vista issue. Starcraft, at least Brood War, runs flawlessly on my XP SP2 sigrig. Make sure that you are have the latest patch of Starcraft installed, which you can get by simply connecting to Battle.Net. If for some reason you cannot connect to Battle.Net, you can get the patch here.

You can also check the Battle.Net Starcraft forums for Vista support or to post a question. My only other thought is that you could try to dual boot XP and Vista, but that is a lot of work just for Starcraft. I guess that depends on how much you want to play it though. Hope this helps.
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yea, i kinda tried all that...still no blow
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