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Ok, so last night I was playin NFS:MW for about ten minutes and I was in a pursuit. So after about ten minutes of playing my screen freezes and purple dots come across the screen, then I blue screen and my pc restarts. Now my room wasnt even hot, and i've played that game for hours at a time with my room being way hotter and i've never had any problems. My gc is not even oced, but something does come to mind, but it doesn't make any sence because i've never had a problem before, in NFS:MW or any other game, but anyway I have one of the eVGA 7800GT's that came clocked at 470/1200 instead of 460/1100 like it was supposted to, but like i've said, its never been an issue before. And even after that incident, I started playing again, and this time for a few hours and didn't have any problems. Do you think this was a freak NFS error or mayby a driver error? This has never happened before with this card.
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post #2 of 11
Just blame windows and keep playing...

Your machine is stable right? If it is, no worries...blame windows/NFS.
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post #3 of 11
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Quote:
Originally Posted by ouroboros1827
Just blame windows and keep playing...

Your machine is stable right? If it is, no worries...blame windows/NFS.
Yeah, i'm not even overclocked right now lol
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post #4 of 11
will just be a Freak incident like you said although try Defrag since youve just installed somin to sort out messed up files
     
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post #5 of 11
I'd just pass it off as nothing unless it becomes a regular problem. A few months ago I right clicked on a folder and my comptuer just rebooted like that. And it's never happened since.
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post #6 of 11
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Has anybody else experienced something like this in NFS:MW?
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post #7 of 11
I have when my oc was unstable... I wouldn't worry about it too much unless it happens again. Are your voltages at stock too?
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post #8 of 11
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Mr.N00bLaR
I have when my oc was unstable... I wouldn't worry about it too much unless it happens again. Are your voltages at stock too?
CPU or GPU? Was it in NFS:MW or just in general? Yeah, all voltages are stock.
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post #9 of 11
lol very rarely, i think its when someone turns on a tv when there's lots of lights on and everything else...whatever anyways sometimes i'll be doing the normal thing just chillaxin on the computer and the power to it will just click and everything shuts off, then it will just come back to life...i can't explain this but oh well it has only happened like 5 times in the past year.
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post #10 of 11
I had a bsod a couple weeks ago. I didn't change anything and everything's been fine, knock on wood.

Could just be a weird issue. Back to your game.
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