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Computer freezes everytime i play a game... (460gtx 1gb se) (i think its artifacts?)

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Here is a pic of how it looks when i play a game...

http://www.overclock.net/attachments...g-dsc02462.jpg


it looks veery similiar to that but its rather blue and the computer freezes entirely... i think i hear the gpu processor shutting itself down but the fans are still on and the processor still works and all the fans still work...

What can i do to fix this? is the card doa? i played just fine 2 weeks prior to this and now it wont even let me start any 3D games... i can play starcraft fine though...

if it is artifacts, is there anything i can do to fix this?
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RMA the card not much else you can do.
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oh i see..
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