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Windows 7: BSOD playing Battlefield 3, error 0x000000e4

03 Nov 2011   #1

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
BSOD playing Battlefield 3, error 0x000000e4

Hi everyone, I have recently bought battlefield 3 and am now having bsod. I can play multiplayer up to around 45 minutes then it goes blue screen and i have to do a hard reset. I have met all requirements of this game and can play smoothly. I have ran memtest and prime95 and both programs have not found anything wrong. pls help me.

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PC(nothing overclocked)

core i7 2600
hd 5870(came preoverclocked)
8gb ram

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03 Nov 2011   #2

Windows 7 Ultimate x64

This is usually caused by a driver freeing memory which still contains an executive worker item.
In your case it seems an active worker item was queued.
You need to ensure all drivers are fully up to date, especially your GPU. HD 5870 sounds like an AMD, make sure they do not have any updates specifically for BF3 like nVidia has been doing.
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