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Hey.

So i just installed Dragon Age Origins Ultimate Edition on steam and it locks up on me randomly. Just a few seconds before it locks up, i get these weird artifacts in game. It's small red boxes that poops up on the screen. There isn't overheating or driver related (i think). I'm using modded 10.10d drivers and i don't have any problem with other games (i have tested my gpu with furmark). There is also on strange thing happening after i have rebooted. My internet gets disconnected and i need to restart my router (btw, im using a wired connection)

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Are you using mods in Dragon Age?
    
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Are you using mods in Dragon Age?
Nope
    
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I would try to rollback drivers, especially vanilla (non-modded) ones. Also reset your clocks to stock.

If that windows red box says "Driver recovered from error" your clocks aren't stable.

Last driver I had that had very few issues for my 5770 was 10.4a, but you have a dual GPU. You might have to try a few of them.
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I had an issue on my PC when I would overclock my CPU, everything would crash and I'd lose my internet connection. If you're overclocking at all, take it to stock clocks and see if that fixes things.
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Try stock settings. Played for 4 hours yesterday on Ramona with no issue...
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Try stock settings. Played for 4 hours yesterday on Ramona with no issue...
I put my clocks down to 3,2 ghz and let it run prime 95 for 24 hours just to make sure its stable and of course it was. Then i tried dragon age again but it still crashed
    
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Any way to uninstall then reinstall game and let steam update it again? Maybe the updates got bonked somehow.
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Any way to uninstall then reinstall game and let steam update it again? Maybe the updates got bonked somehow.
I don't thing there is something wrong with the files. I did the verify integrity on steam and that checks for corrupt files.
    
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I don't thing there is something wrong with the files. I did the verify integrity on steam and that checks for corrupt files.
I just downloaded Steam 4 days ago. I didn't know it had that and that's pretty cool. It checks the updates as well?

Did you try the roll back drivers like others suggested?
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