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Everytime I play a game such as HL2, CCS, or TF2, the HL2.exe process always freeze when i quit the game. Access is also denied in task manager when trying to end the process. This happens 90% of the time and I have to restart me computer everytime to get another instance of the game to run.
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weird...ive never had that happen...sometimes when playing oblivion the process will freeze but i can still end it from the task manager...ive never heard of anything like you're experiencing though
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I get the same thing.. I use killtask to end the steam process and then the hl2.exe is ended, it usually works. Another annoying thing for me is that sometimes when I exit CSS, I get a black screen and all is frozen so I have to restart my computer.
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I get the same thing.. I use killtask to end the steam process and then the hl2.exe is ended, it usually works. Another annoying thing for me is that sometimes when I exit CSS, I get a black screen and all is frozen so I have to restart my computer.
I get that aswell.
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Same thing happens to me, always has. However Vista shows the "end process" window by itself so I don't have to start task manager, I just click "end now". It's a little annoying but it doesn't bother me too much since it happens after I'm done playing.
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post #6 of 10
I always get the hl2.exe thing when I exit anything from the Orange Box too. It's annoying, but doesn't really affect anything.
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It effects me as The screen goes black and im unable to do anything until I restart >.>
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post #8 of 10
I've never gotten that though.

Bl!nk, this is worth a shot: http://forums.steampowered.com/forum...d.php?t=632061
post #9 of 10
it's a vista problem. I'm just able to click end now though, so it's no issue.
post #10 of 10
I had that problem with my old computer...
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