Windows 7 Forums
Welcome to Windows 7 Forums. Our forum is dedicated to helping you find support and solutions for any problems regarding your Windows 7 PC be it Dell, HP, Acer, Asus or a custom build. We also provide an extensive Windows 7 tutorial section that covers a wide range of tips and tricks.



Windows 7: BSOD randomly in games

19 Jul 2012   #1

Windows 7 Home Premium 64 bit
 
 
BSOD randomly in games

I no matter what game I play it will randomly crash the computer some games take longer to crash than others. I since it looked like a graphics card crash I decided to buy a new one to see if that would fix it. Other than a rise in fps I still get crashes. Also yes I have uninstalled old drivers and installed new ones for my hardware.

- x86 (32-bit) or x64 ?
x64
- the original installed OS on the system?
I don't understand the question
- an OEM or full retail version?
OEM
- What is the age of system (hardware)?
It's been upgraded a few times but I'd say 3 years old
- What is the age of OS installation (have you re-installed the OS?)
About a month or two old (I have reinstalled it many times before to try and fix my problems)

My System SpecsSystem Spec
.

20 Jul 2012   #2

Windows 7 Home Premium 64 bit
 
 

I just had another blue screen is anyone able to help me out with this problem of mine?
My System SpecsSystem Spec
20 Jul 2012   #3

Windows 7 Home Premium 64 bit
 
 

Bump. These problems are getting worst and worst I'm starting to get this more often.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
.


29 Jul 2012   #4

Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate: x64 (SP1)
 
 

Hello Flapjackdan and welcome to Sevenforums.

BSOD Analyse

0x124
  • Any sort of overclocking should be stopped. Overclocking is obviously producing a lot of heat. Also make sure that you're not having a motherboard feature that overclocks your computer automatically.
  • Make sure that your computer is running cool. Install Speedfan for instance, and make sure that fans are running at the right speed. Also track down weird or noisy sounds.
  • Windows 7 may have bugs in the OS if you ain't updating. Make sure that Windows Update is running on automatic updates, and not manual, or the 'never' feature.
  • Let's stress test some of the hardware. The most common causer within hardware would be the memory -

Quote:
There could be a driver could be causing the memory to be borked, but we're usually suggesting a memory test before moving forward. Do a scan with Memtest86+. Memtest is a scanner that'll check your sticks for errors. To ensure that we'll know if it's the slots on the motherboard that's broken, or the sticks itself - we have a little procedure we'll recommend. Remove 1 stick, scan the other with Memtest in the current slot. After 7 passes, move the stick to another slot and scan, and so on and so forth until you've scanned all the sticks, and all the slots, one by one.

Memtest86+ - Advanced Memory Diagnostic Tool
  • The next would be your processor -

Quote:
Prime is a stress testing tool for CPU's.
Details below.

Hardware - Stress Test With Prime95
  • If you have your system under warranty, consider replacing it.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
Reply

 BSOD randomly in games





Thread Tools



Similar help and support threads for2: BSOD randomly in games
Thread Forum
BSOD randomly playing games BSOD Help and Support
BSOD First with games now just randomly BSOD Help and Support
BSOD While playing Games and somtimes Randomly BSOD Help and Support
BSOD Randomly at night AND Sometimes while installing certain games. BSOD Help and Support
BSOD randomly while playing games BSOD Help and Support
BSOD randomly in games BSOD Help and Support
BSOD randomly and in games BSOD Help and Support

Our Sites

Site Links

About Us

Find Us

Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 7" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

© Designer Media Ltd

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 03:26 AM.
Twitter Facebook Google+



Windows 7 Forums

Seven Forums Android App Seven Forums IOS App
  

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33