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Smashey

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I recently got Command and Conquer 3. I played it once, then closed it. I tried playing again but it restarted my computer and did it several times after. Is something wrong with my computer? It says that Windows has recovered from a serious error.

Here's my SysSpec:
Windows: Windows XP5.1 (Build 2600) Service Pack 2
Internet Explorer: 7.0.5730.11
Memory (RAM): 895 MB
CPU: AMD Athlon™ 64 Processor 3500+
CPU Speed: 994.3 MHz
Sound card: Realtek AC97 Audio
Display Adapters: ATI RADEON Xpress 200 Series | ATI RADEON Xpress 200 Series | NetMeeting driver | RDPDD Chained DD
Screen Resolution: 1280 X 1024 - 32 bit
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Network Adapters: Realtek RTL8139/810x Family Fast Ethernet NIC - Packet Scheduler Miniport
CD / DVD Drives: E: HP DVD Writer 640c | F: IDE-DVD DROM6216 | K: YJ5438L CJE852K
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COM Ports: COM3
LPT Ports: LPT1
Mouse: 3 Button Wheel Mouse Present
Hard Disks: C: 224.9GB | D: 8.0GB
Hard Disks - Free: C: 138.8GB | D: 1.4GB
USB Controllers: 3 host controllers.
Firewire (1394): 1 host controllers.
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Manufacturer: Phoenix Technologies, LTD
Product Make: PX769AA-ABA a1130n
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AC Power Status: OnLine
BIOS Info: ATAT COMPATIBLE 070805 HPCPC 42302e31
Time Zone: Eastern Standard Time
Battery: No Battery
Motherboard: MSI ALBACORE
Modem: Agere Systems PCI Soft Modem
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you can't play at optimum video settings due to using intergrated graphics. However, I suggest that you apply the latest patch (1.5/1.05) for C&C3. This should resolve a number of issues. To update just run the Control Center and then "update". Note that CC runs when you insert the cd or you can get to it by navigating the start menu on your pc.
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