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Windows 7: Tips on Troubleshooting Game Issues

27 Apr 2013   #61
BugMeister

Windows10 Pro - 64Bit vs.10547
 
 

K - no probs..


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27 Apr 2013   #62
sygnus21

Windows 10 Pro
 
 

To clarify my answer, while you are right that developers should deliver finished games, unfortunately that isn't the reality we live in, thus my statement....

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Personally speaking any gamer should know they should have the latest patch installed for any game, especially if they're having issues with it.
and our disagreement...

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I disagree, I'm afraid..

if a game is sold as a working product, it should work straight away
with a minimum of fuss - patching should be automatic and not
depend on the buyer having to dig through programs to force them to work correctly..

- if I could sue them, I wouldn't hesitate - it's false marketing..
All is cool though?
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05 Sep 2013   #63
vett

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit.
 
 

Ok I removed the drivers and reinstalled new ones, so far so good, hope I am not speaking too soon
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05 Sep 2013   #64
sygnus21

Windows 10 Pro
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by vett View Post
Ok I removed the drivers and reinstalled new ones, so far so good, hope I am not speaking too soon
Hi vet, thanks for the feedback but please note...

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Please note this is a guide for troubleshooting game issues. It is not a thread to fixing those issues. You'll need to create a seperate thread for your own game issue.
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OK, We see lots posts about problems with games that won’t run, have bad performance, or simply won’t install under Windows 7. The purpose of this post is to provide some simple tips on troubleshooting basic game issues. It is not all inclusive, nor is it meant to be, considering there are hundreds of things to try when troubleshooting PC games. This is simply a reminder of some basics.
That said, you might post your solution here in your original thread. It'll also help others who may be having the same issue.

Thanks.
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22 Aug 2014   #65
Fantail

7 x64 | 7 x64
 
 

I got one for uplay game launcher has stopped working.

Hit (default) c:\pfx86\ubisoft right click 'Ubisoft Game Launcher' folder hit properties.
Hit the Security tab, hit Edit tab. In next window from the top section select 'Users' - bottom section check allow for full control, apply ok.
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22 Aug 2014   #66
sygnus21

Windows 10 Pro
 
 

Hi fantail. Thanks for the suggestion, but if I added a fix for everything out there this list would be phenomenally long and hard navigate through. It's already a bit longer than I intended as is meant to be somewhat general in nature.

Now if you feel you want to create a list of your own that's cool, but this is not the post for it.

Thanks for you understanding.
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