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Windows 7: error messages using windows games since a windows update

05 Apr 2016   #1
revjt

windows 7 ultimate x64
 
 
error messages using windows games since a windows update

I have been getting error messages when starting checkers or spades.
sometimes the game starts and errors out before finished.
sample error code is 0x80041006


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07 Apr 2016   #2
Carl Lawrence

Dual-boot: Windows 7 HP 32-bit SP1 & Windows XP Pro 32-bit SP2.
 
 

Have you updated your drivers recently?
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08 Apr 2016   #3
revjt

windows 7 ultimate x64
 
 

My computer is set to check for updates. When I shut down sometimes it applies the updates it has found. If the drivers are not part of these updates then the answer is no.
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08 Apr 2016   #4
torchwood

W7 home premium 32bit/W7HP 64bit/w10 tp insider ring
 
 

Hi Rev,
That error codes been popping up for years.
Concesus of opinion is that the MS servers are overloaded, and with rollout of 10 it wont get any better.

Roy

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