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hey guys today i finally received my motherboard the MSI k9a2 platinum, but for some reason when ever i seem to load a game my computer blue screens and says something about a display driver issue, seeing this i reinstalled my ATI drivers but it still happened. recently my 3870 broke on my last motherboard before the msi and did the same sort of thing froze and stopped responding, but this actually broke my card i now have a replacement 1650 for the time being :| and now its doing the same i don't have a clue whats going on. i was just wondering if anyone can help me
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hey guys today i finally received my motherboard the MSI k9a2 platinum, but for some reason when ever i seem to load a game my computer blue screens and says something about a display driver issue, seeing this i reinstalled my ATI drivers but it still happened. recently my 3870 broke on my last motherboard before the msi and did the same sort of thing froze and stopped responding, but this actually broke my card i now have a replacement 1650 for the time being :| and now its doing the same i don't have a clue whats going on. i was just wondering if anyone can help me
I would try testing the card in another system to see whether its the card or a possible problem with your motherboard. I have seen this same issue on here before and it turned out being a problem with the motherboard. Also, be sure to make sure your using the latest drivers.
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Thats good advice.

Also make sure that you are installing proper drivers, and latest drivers from ati website. Might sound stupid but make sure you are installing vista 64 drivers and not vista 32 or xp or whatnot.
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