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And yep. Or I get the message (like in Borderlands 2), that game was moved or possibly corrupted, which neither is the case. Here are the instructions to run the test: The first step will be to burn MHDD to a disc as an image (cd preferably) or create a bootable flash drive Most monitors have a 60 Hz refresh rate, which means that they only refresh their image 60 times a second. weblink

Gammet25Member Since: January 20, 2009Posts: 1064Gammet25FollowForum Posts: 1064Followed by: 0Reviews: 11 Stacks: 0Forum Karma: 0#1 Posted by Gammet25 (1064 posts) - 6 years, 8 months agoPlease spill it out to me. I'll re-title the thread to better reflect the content, threads do quite often go off course, although it is actually a continuation of the OPs problem in some ways. Join the community here, it only takes a minute. Update again: So I'm actually looking at ordering some new memory today, but there's some things I want to make sure before I do. http://www.tomshardware.com/forum/330440-30-causing-computer-freeze-gaming

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Maybe the cooperation between ram and the rest of the hardware is not right for some games. Trust me, play on PB free servers and it wont freeze anymore. It's just 1 stick of 4GB so I have 4 slots to work with. Everything I've done above was found through google.

my memory is 4 x 2GB crucial ballistix 1600 DDR3 There you go, thats 1 reason for me to suspect the RAM.. More often memory corruption happens because of software errors in buggy drivers, not because of faulty RAM modules. This happened many times for more then one game. Game Keeps Freezing Xbox 360 It may be time for you to upgrade to a Corsair Vengeance 2x4GB kit or there abouts, sure the lights are AMAZING, but Crucial doesnt really get talked about when it

You have just posted your specs! Games Keep Freezing For A Few Seconds If artifacts appear, your video card probably has one foot in the grave. Ask a question and give support. Yes, I just tried that earlier, but everything was already default WhoCrashed (Result was really long, so I put it here) http://pastebin.com/faWqTFTeSpeccy http://speccy.piriform.com/results/TL7BQl6JO1dwckAj53StXr0MiniToolbox (I couldn't find where to attach

Lets check the OS and chkdsk.Go toStart and then to RunType in Chkdsk /r Note the space between k and /Click Enter ...It will probably ask if you want to do Computer Freezes When Playing Games Windows 10 The problem may not even be noticeable at first glance, but only apparent during fast movement. Check out the forums and get free advice from the experts. the game is now using 80%+ of my memory.

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I'm running on all the latest drivers. Thread Tools Show Printable Version Email this Page… Page 1 of 2 12 Last Jump to page: 2011-10-31,06:08 AM #1 WarClubs View Profile View Forum Posts Private Message View Started Threads How To Stop Games From Freezing Pc Is there any other way to open it? Game Keeps Freezing Ps3 RAM slots "going bad" are rare if you ask me...sure, it can happen, but its not likely.

have not found why this happened. have a peek at these guys You might find you need to blast it with compressed air though, but just try whatever works best for you really. Let’s have a look at the five most common problems. Once it's installed, run the program and post here the information it shows. Computer Freezes During Games Not Overheating

Is it possible for the respondents to this post to start a new thread that might be more user relevant? It rarely helps to tamper with this, and in my oppinion, its not even needed anymore with the massive amounts of RAM and hard disk space we have these days I'm If I am helping you with a problem and I have not responded within 48 hours please send me a PM. check over here That's just my view.But sometimes you're missing a specific file or software that the software cannot find and therefore also crashes when you try to play that specific game that's crashing.

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Once its back, I'll let you know whats the log says I ran chkdsk.

I mean did you install something, change hardware or anything new since you started having these problems ? 2011-11-01,12:00 PM #8 Tutorial View Profile View Forum Posts Private Message View Started Possibly this problem is caused by another driver which cannot be identified at this time. Some users have discover that games are more stable on an average ddr2 rather some fast ddr3. Pc Freezing While Playing Games Test the sticks individually, take all but 1 out, do what you normally do for the comp to mess up and see if it does it, if so remove that stick,

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Required fields are marked *Comment Name * Email * Matt Smith 910 articles Matthew Smith is a freelance writer living in Portland Oregon. Maybe the cooperation between ram and the rest of the hardware is not right for some games. If you had them build it to get a 2 year warranty, it's really silly to avoid using it when you're having computer problems. If we have ever helped you in the past, please consider helping us.

Site Changelog Community Forum Software by IP.Board Sign In Use Facebook Use Twitter Need an account? Is it possible for the respondents to this post to start a new thread that might be more user relevant? This test uses the hard drive at 100%. There are so many reasons why, it's hard to know where to start and ever harder to solve the problem because you don't know where to start.