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My minecraft client always crashes once my PC uses any more than 2.88GB of RAM.

I get a black screen and cannot do anything in game.

Anyone know why? It runs perfectly well on my laptop that has 4GB of RAM.
    
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post #2 of 15
Maybe something to do with one of your sticks? Have you tried running memtest?
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post #3 of 15
Turn graphics from Fancy to Fast. I did that and now i'm getting 0 crashing
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post #4 of 15
I had the same problem, the workaround that worked for me is was to reduce the view distance (i.e. turn the fog up).
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Hell is "minecraft" ?
    
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post #6 of 15
Quote:
Originally Posted by Rabbs View Post
Hell is "minecraft" ?
Pretty much.
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post #7 of 15
You can adjust how much memory the Java client can use in its settings, but for me it's capped out at 1GB. Even at 1GB, it will quickly reach it and crash if I have the viewing distance maxed. Try lowering it, and if you're running around with the game stats on the screen (F3), don't. It sucks up even more memory. I've lost many-a diamond cause of this memory issue, which fueled my investigation.
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post #8 of 15
Quote:
Originally Posted by Rabbs View Post
Hell is "minecraft" ?
An adventure game based on Java.
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Originally Posted by AngeloG. View Post
An adventure game based on coffee.
fixed
     
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Originally Posted by EpicPie View Post
fixed
I don't get it. Because of the icon?
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