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truewraith

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hi,

Got
nvidia 6800 GT,
and 3200 64 chip
with nforece MB
Also 768 ddr ram

I have been playing latest game i bought ie black and white 2 and age of empires 3, also eq2 now every now and then i crash on eq2 sometimes with a very loud distorted noise total comp freeze, other games just flake out at random times can be hour before they crash soemtimes, just wondered if anyone can please help me on this problem.




Regards

ps someone said i might need to turn off smart fan setting or sumit, but dont see how that will help
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Fenor

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Have you updated the video card and sound card drivers to the lastest drivers that are out for them?

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truewraith

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tbh m8, i have latest nvidia drivers for g card, but not sure if got right sound drivers as they come with nforce package drivers dont they?



thx for reply also
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Hi

What mobo is it?
What ram do you have? List the specs for each stick if different
What psu?

List your temps with the computer at idle for 15 minutes.

Rick
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