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Okay, So My BC2 was freezing on me. I tried to re-install the video card drivers and the audio drivers. I also did the verify game cache thing in steam, and I re-installed the whole game itself. I also went to un-install PunkBuster and then I was going to re-install it... which I did but when I try to join a online game, this shows up. Also when I look in the control panel, Punkbuster is not there.

    
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reinstall PunkBuster Service
maybe PnkBstrA.exe or PnkBstrB.exe isn't running
post #3 of 12
Reinstall punkbuster and update it and see what happens.
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reinstall punkbust and/or use updater....this happens to me all the time...
 
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post #5 of 12
I can suggest hopping over to: http://www.evenbalance.com/index.php...upport-bc2.php and do the above mentioned.

Punkbuster can be a real bummer sometimes. when you finally get it to work though, it goes alright.
post #6 of 12
Tweak punkbuster, and be aware of any screen capture and or screen fps software you have running in background, the hooks they have will sometimes be picked up as hacks...
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I cant play bfbc2 unelss I close down MSI Afterburner. If i forget to close it, my system will lock up after about 10 minutes of gaming. All started after a PB update.
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Quote:
Originally Posted by GsxR1000Ryda View Post
I cant play bfbc2 unelss I close down MSI Afterburner. If i forget to close it, my system will lock up after about 10 minutes of gaming. All started after a PB update.
EVGA Precision FTW, no issues yet with PB. I had a friend who wasn't allowed by PB to join servers because of xfire.....
post #9 of 12
Quote:
Originally Posted by GsxR1000Ryda View Post
I cant play bfbc2 unelss I close down MSI Afterburner. If i forget to close it, my system will lock up after about 10 minutes of gaming. All started after a PB update.
I've been having this problem as well with Sapphire TriXX, but I had to completely uninstall the program to run Bad Company 2 more than 10minutes without hard locking my computer. Making it worse I only overclock for Bad Company 2.
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Originally Posted by herkalurk View Post
EVGA Precision FTW, no issues yet with PB. I had a friend who wasn't allowed by PB to join servers because of xfire.....
I believe this is for ATI 6xxx series cards only but I could be wrong.

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I've been having this problem as well with Sapphire TriXX, but I had to completely uninstall the program to run Bad Company 2 more than 10minutes without hard locking my computer. Making it worse I only overclock for Bad Company 2.
Yeah, I just set my overclock profile within AB and before I launch bfbc2, I close the program down. I double checked my GPU settings in CCC and it looks like they still hold up even with AB closed.
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