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I can play TF2 for about 15-20 minutes and then the driver crashes on me- Not a BSOD (computer freezes), but it just freezes up and nothing else happens. I am folding on the GPU2 client running the 177.35 CUDA drivers- Could this have anything to do with the crashing? GPU clocks are at 630/1645/1000.
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try verifying your game cache files, right click on tf2, hit local files, then verify game cache files.
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Says it validated 100% :\\ Thanks though
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I have this same problem. Also my F@H won't run for more than 15 min.
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I had this issue with high overclocks. Try to reduce and see what happens.
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post #6 of 9
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Alright, I played TF2 last night for well over 3 hours straight and I think I can conclusively say that it was the drivers which were causing the issue- I didn't lock up, freeze, do handstands, etc., for the entire duration of the session
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Originally Posted by Burn View Post
Alright, I played TF2 last night for well over 3 hours straight and I think I can conclusively say that it was the drivers which were causing the issue- I didn't lock up, freeze, do handstands, etc., for the entire duration of the session
Well. good to hear you got it fixed !

Bad to hear the drivers you ovbiously enjoyed using borked your tf2...


hmmmmm... wonder what it was about the drivers that did this to you !?
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I think using the CUDA drivers that let me run GPU2 Nvidia messed up the game... Dunno why, but it messed it up. Oh well- I'm dual booting Vista/XP now, so I can switch between OSes...Vista for folding, XP for gaming
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Yeah,

I usually don't fold while gaming, Just so it isn't too much strain on my processor.
    
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