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Old 09-08-2007, 06:57 PM   #1
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Default Blue Screen of Death

ok ill tell you the story.

i have lots of games maybe about 12 of them? anyway at random, i open one game and then the blue screen will come up. it happend 4 times in a row while trying to run age of empires 3 the war cheifs in No Video Mode.

i have the nVidia geforce 8500GT 512mb DDR2 andi installed the latest drivers for it yesterday. anyone know how to stop this?
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Old 09-09-2007, 08:34 AM   #2
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Default Re: Blue Screen of Death

What is the error that comes up on the blue screen? It could be a number of things, but posting the error will help.
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Old 09-10-2007, 03:25 AM   #3
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it says stuff like if i have added new software or hardware and stuff like telling me to update my graphics drivers (which i have done) or to buy a new GPU which i really dont want to
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Old 09-10-2007, 04:52 AM   #4
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Default Re: Blue Screen of Death

maybe the games you got are older and not optimized for vista have you tried getting the latest patches for the game?
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Can you post the exact STOP error code.
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