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Windows 7: Black screens during gaming

12 Jan 2011   #1

Windows 7 ultimate x64
Black screens during gaming

Firtly i will give you some info about my pc:

proccesor: intel core 2 quad CPU @2.40Ghz
Ram: 4GB ddr2
Graphic card: Nvidia Ge Force 8800 GT
Graphic card's drivers:
Windows 7 ultimate 64x
So my problem:

While i am playing a game (windowed mode mainly but happened of full mode as well) after some minutes (about..20) the monitor loses signal.Which means i have sound(not sure wether it just repeats the same part over and over again or the sound actually goes normal) but i get black screen and the monitor says "No signal'.
Weird part is that it doesn't happen to all games.So far it happened only on CoD:Black ops while football manager 2010 and pro evolution soccer 2010/2011 work without any problems.
If you need any more information let me know.
Thank you in advance

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12 Jan 2011   #2

Windows 7 Ultimate 64 bit

I'm having the same problem ... same situation. It doesn't happen on all games. Games that crash are Sacred 2 and Torchlight. Games that work... Civ 5 This has only occurred since the last Win 7 patch. processor: 3.05 gigahertz Intel Core i7 950 Ram 6GB Graphic card NVIDIA GeForce GTX 295 [Display adapter] (2x) Graphic Driver Win 7 Ultimate 64 Just wanted you to know you're not alone liakos1910
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12 Jan 2011   #3

Windows 7 ultimate x64

If there is a lot of us we could maybe make some club or something

Anyway...hope someone knows something about this cause it is really annoying man
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13 Jan 2011   #4

Windows 7 ultimate x64

i changed monitor and i don't have a problem so far (workin for like 30min now...while it never worked for 15min).
My other monitor was a "tv/monitor" if you have a same kind of monitor i suggest you to try and trade it or something to check wether this is the problem or not.
Hope it will indeed work for me and you will find a solution as well
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