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#1 monkpart9

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Posted 25 November 2007 - 05:07 PM

Ok, so I recently got Guild Wars (the first one) and i have a little problem... everytime I play after a little while the computer restarts, now im pretty sure the computer is just doing this to prevent major damage but I was wondering if there was anything I could do to prevent the computer from restarting, maybe i could turn graphics to low? or turn something off or turn it to a lower level so the computer isnt working as hard. Thanks guys.
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Posted 25 November 2007 - 05:22 PM

Windows XP?

Right-click 'my computer'.
Select:
Properties -> advanced ->
In the box that says 'startup and recovery' press settings.
Untick automatically restart in settings.

Post if you got a BSOD on screen now, when it restarts.
Full number and details.

To eliminate a heat problem, you can try run with the case open.
Careful feel if the fans are spinning.
There are prolly temp readings in BIOS or with your vga control center.

Good idead also would be to post some specs on your system.
VGA
PSU
etc
start -> run -> dxdiag
to get a printout to screen.

Post back with your findings. :thumbsup:

edit more spelling etc

Edited by nightspydk, 25 November 2007 - 05:25 PM.


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Posted 26 November 2007 - 06:51 PM

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System Information
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Time of this report: 11/26/2007, 18:45:48
Machine name: VISTA2007
Operating System: Windows XP Professional (5.1, Build 2600) Service Pack 2 (2600.xpsp_sp2_qfe.070227-2300)
Language: English (Regional Setting: English)
System Manufacturer: Dell Computer Corporation
System Model: Dimension 2400
BIOS: Default System BIOS
Processor: Intel® Pentium® 4 CPU 2.20GHz
Memory: 766MB RAM
Page File: 408MB used, 1468MB available
Windows Dir: C:\WINDOWS
DirectX Version: DirectX 9.0c (4.09.0000.0904)
DX Setup Parameters: Not found
DxDiag Version: 5.03.2600.2180 32bit Unicode

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Posted 02 December 2007 - 12:02 AM

Can you do me a favor go to run

Start>> run>> DxDiag>> Display

tell me what it says what is happening to you sounds like what was happening to me on a different game the Graphics card is not good enough and the driver stops causing windows to restart.
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