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Windows 7: Graphics Card causing BSOD


02 Jan 2013   #11

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@Britton30 Whats #3?

OK guys i found that disabling shadows and reducing the multi-sampling down from 16x to 8x prevents the crash for the most part (lasts about 3-4 hours) in World of Warcraft and in League of legends. In planet side 2, i reduced all settings to low and reduced rendering quality to 50% and it ran smoothly without a crash. I believe now that the shadows were a part of the problem, and if any fixes are available for that any help would be appreciated. If no fixes are available i will take the card back to micro center and just hot-swap it for a different card.

Btw something i forgot to add is that my card is factory super clocked (I'm assuming that means that it is overclocked already.) and if this changed anything or if there is a way to undo the overclock please let me know because i don't need it to be overclocked yet.

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02 Jan 2013   #12
Microsoft MVP

Windows 7 Ultimate X64 SP1
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Britton30 View Post
You can run this to check your GPU:
Some hardware tests to run.

Graphics card:
http://www.sevenforums.com/tutorials/100356-video-card-stress-test-furmark.html#post866972
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@Britton30 Whats #3?
This.
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08 Jan 2013   #13

Windows 7 Premium 64bit
 
 

Guys i replaced my power supply and all problems are fixed, i guess my old one just wasn't providing enough juice for the cpu and video card together. Thank you to everybody who helped.
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08 Jan 2013   #14
Microsoft MVP

Windows 7 Ultimate X64 SP1
 
 

Good news everyone! Thanks for letting us know mate.
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