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Windows 7: Flickering During Sims 3 Gameplay

30 Nov 2012   #1
shadedgrey63

Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit 7601 Multiprocessor Free Service Pack 1
 
 
Flickering During Sims 3 Gameplay

Last night, I experienced some flashing/flickering/blinking of the screen while I was playing The Sims 3. I know the game has overheated graphics cards in the past, so I'm concerned; thankfully, Christmas is coming up if I need a new card. But hopefully it doesn't come to that. Does anyone have any suggestions?


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30 Nov 2012   #2
bulletng

Windows 7 Pro x64
 
 

Have you checked for newer drivers or attempted to reinstall your current ones? I would suggest downloading Precision X to keep an eye on your temperatures.
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