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hi everytime i run cossacks art of war the game freezes a few mins into the game.........i have win xp home edition SP2.....750MB ram........graphics card ati radeon 9550/x1050 series........sound vinyl AC.97 codec combo driver wdm everyother game i have runs perfect can someone help.....please
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Hi,

Is the latest patch installed?
Have you tried reinstalling the game?
Are all your hardware drivers up to date?
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hi ....there is a patch but as far as i know its a mod patch that came with the game........its not a game patch......i have tried reinstalling the game a few times but same thing happens.......and my drivers are up to date.......i have command and conquer generals zero hour that plays perfect...and other high spec games.......would there be any programme that would cause it to freeze.....thanks
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V1.30 Patch - http://www.gamershel...nload_331.shtml
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hi......installed the patch did no good game is still freezing
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Do you get any error messages in the event logs?
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no error message
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Does that mean no error message when it freezes or no error messages in the event logs?
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there is no error message when it freezes.........sorry i should have said there are error messages in the event log....application hang
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Can you post the details of the hang.
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hi there are quite a few in the event logs but i dont know which ones are relevent to the game
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Post the details of the error that occur at the same time as the game hanging/freezing.
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hi there are 2 errors at the time the game froze...........source service control manager.....error event ID:7023........description the IPSEC services service terminated with the folowing error.an invalid arguement was supplied.......source service control manager........error event ID:7000.....description the tuneup design expansion service failed to start due to the following error....the executable program that this service is configured to run in does not implament the service..........these are the only errors at the time of the game freezing
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They don't appear to be related to the hang.

Please download and run SysSpec. Run the file > click on the system button > click edit > click copy to clipboard and then paste it with your reply.
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Windows: Windows XP5.1 (Build 2600) Service Pack 2
Internet Explorer: 6.0.2900.2180
Memory (RAM): 768 MB
CPU: Intel® Pentium® 4 CPU 2.80GHz
CPU Speed: 2795.9 MHz
Sound card: Vinyl AC'97 Audio (WAVE)
Display Adapters: ATI Radeon 9550 / X1050 Series | ATI Radeon 9550 / X1050 Series Secondary | NetMeeting driver | RDPDD Chained DD
Screen Resolution: 1024 X 768 - 32 bit
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Network Adapters: VIA PCI 10/100Mb Fast Ethernet Adapter #2 - Packet Scheduler Miniport | Realtek RTL8139 Family PCI Fast Ethernet NIC - Packet Scheduler Miniport
CD / DVD Drives: D: MATSHITASW-9584D | E: TSSTcorpDVD-ROM TS-H352A
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COM Ports: COM1 | COM2
LPT Ports: LPT1
Mouse: 3 Button Wheel Mouse Present
Hard Disks: C: 76.7GB
Hard Disks - Free: C: 55.3GB
USB Controllers: 4 host controllers.
Firewire (1394): Not Detected
:
Manufacturer: Phoenix Technologies, LTD
Product Make:
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AC Power Status: OnLine
BIOS Info: ATAT COMPATIBLE 091405 P4M80P 42302e31
Time Zone: GMT Standard Time
Battery: No Battery
Motherboard: P4M800P-8237
Modem: Not detected
is this ok
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