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I can play garrys mod for about a hour and then it crashes to desktop saying "hl2.exe has stopped working windows is looking for a solution" This is the only game that crashes. I can play CSS for awhile w/o any issues.

I almost thought it was a unstable OC, so I went back to stock clocks and the same thing happens.

Gets pretty annoying because once I start getting alot of cash or something it crashes.

Any ideas?
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I can play garrys mod for about a hour and then it crashes to desktop saying "hl2.exe has stopped working windows is looking for a solution" This is the only game that crashes. I can play CSS for awhile w/o any issues.

I almost thought it was a unstable OC, so I went back to stock clocks and the same thing happens.

Gets pretty annoying because once I start getting alot of cash or something it crashes.

Any ideas?
I had the same issue as you. I just uninstalled it then went into the directory and deleted all the Gmod folders that were left after the uninstall and than a fresh clean install.
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I had the same issue as you. I just uninstalled it then went into the directory and deleted all the Gmod folders that were left after the uninstall and than a fresh clean install.
Okay I will give this a try thanks.

Do you think it was some addons that can cause this issue?
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Possibly. After installing each addon run the game for a few minutes, and see if you start crashing again. That way you can find the problematic addon.
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Nope just did it again w/o any addons... Fresh install too.
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My computer has an OK spec. I'm running the AMD Phenom II X4 955, 4 GB of 1600 MHz ram, power colour hd 5770 and windows 7 ultimate. Every time I try to connect to a server it hits the 'retrieving server info' and then crashes. I'm not having any overheating problems and running in compatibility mode doesn't help. I have automatic updates on both steam and OS and I let them run. I'm stumped. any suggestions??
thanks Sam
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oh and I've forgotten to mention I have AVG as my virus scanner and I have tried a fresh install of the operating system to try and get it to work.
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