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by Tasslehoff [eLa]
Wed Dec 29, 2010 3:41 pm
Forum: technology
Topic: no sound
Replies: 8
Views: 620

no sound

took my asus xonar dx sound card out. gonna see if i keep crashing with it out.. but onboard sound not working. windows vista ultimate x64 http://i.imgur.com/YkRwK.jpg what it looks like in the back (you can even see the gaping hole my old soundcard left) http://2.bp.blogspot.com/_VcqXTdxktDQ/TRudDn...
by Tasslehoff [eLa]
Wed Dec 29, 2010 3:04 pm
Forum: technology
Topic: Comp keeps crashing, don't know why
Replies: 30
Views: 2077

Re: Comp keeps crashing, don't know why

so crashed again in the start of the game.. this time it just rebooted my machine.. im so confused lol.. i decided to take the sound card out again. it wouldn't suck so bad but the integrated sound isn't working.. i'll plug my headphones into the back and enable the high definition audio device but ...
by Tasslehoff [eLa]
Wed Dec 29, 2010 2:31 pm
Forum: technology
Topic: Comp keeps crashing, don't know why
Replies: 30
Views: 2077

Re: Comp keeps crashing, don't know why

heh so i put the sound card back in (ASUS Xonar XD) after a day of gaming and no crashes. 2nd game of the day and it crashes on me event viewer didn't really have much to say.. went into Windows Logs> System and the only error that popped up was about 3 minutes before the crash "The following boot-s...
by Tasslehoff [eLa]
Tue Dec 28, 2010 3:50 am
Forum: technology
Topic: Comp keeps crashing, don't know why
Replies: 30
Views: 2077

Re: Comp keeps crashing, don't know why

hmm sooooo pulled sound card out.. put in a solid 2 hours of starcraft straight with no crashes. i'll try out those tests scobywhru just to make sure, and let it do a memtest while i'm asleep. i've had problems with my ASUS XONAR DX **edit: my computer just froze and i had to restart it in the middl...
by Tasslehoff [eLa]
Tue Dec 28, 2010 12:36 am
Forum: technology
Topic: Comp keeps crashing, don't know why
Replies: 30
Views: 2077

Re: Comp keeps crashing, don't know why

http://www.memtest.org/ for your memory. Does it only crash when you do something video intensive, like games? If so, try switching to onboard (if you have it) or swapping in an old video card. Basically, you just want to start removing/replacing things one by one until you find the solution. Hopef...
by Tasslehoff [eLa]
Sun Dec 19, 2010 1:03 am
Forum: technology
Topic: Comp keeps crashing, don't know why
Replies: 30
Views: 2077

Re: Comp keeps crashing, don't know why

fixed it.

i bought a ASUS G73JW-A1.

bingo :)
by Tasslehoff [eLa]
Thu Dec 02, 2010 10:47 pm
Forum: technology
Topic: Comp keeps crashing, don't know why
Replies: 30
Views: 2077

Re: Comp keeps crashing, don't know why

here's a weird question for you guys.. i've got 2 sticks of Corsair XMS3 DDR-1600mhz sticks (1.65V ver8.1) but on my mobo theres a sticker that says DDR3 1333..... did i buy the wrong RAM from the start?!?!?!? >.< FUuuuu edit: ffs.. the mobo p45t-ad3 says on the box DDR-1600 compatible (OC) so i'm a...
by Tasslehoff [eLa]
Thu Dec 02, 2010 10:11 pm
Forum: technology
Topic: Comp keeps crashing, don't know why
Replies: 30
Views: 2077

Re: Comp keeps crashing, don't know why

soo its not my video card.. i lowered the settings to LOWEST in starcraft and it still crashed... instead of looping i get an instant shutoff and reboot.. i plugged out the 2nd piece of ram and running just 2GB.. mobo drivers are up to date since last year. edit: my buddy just asked me if i was fuck...
by Tasslehoff [eLa]
Fri Nov 26, 2010 10:46 pm
Forum: technology
Topic: Comp keeps crashing, don't know why
Replies: 30
Views: 2077

Re: Comp keeps crashing, don't know why

dragon age just crashed on me in the game... luckily the comp didn't crash all together and i took a quick screen capture.

it looks like the RAM spiked right before the went poop.

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by Tasslehoff [eLa]
Fri Nov 26, 2010 9:57 pm
Forum: technology
Topic: Comp keeps crashing, don't know why
Replies: 30
Views: 2077

Re: Comp keeps crashing, don't know why

sigh okay, i crashed TWICE again in the middle of my stomping this guys base in sc2. ENOUGH IS ENOUGH. Details on PSU - Corsair TX650W I had this thing called "reliability and Performance Monitor" running... core temps high was like 60 degrees celsius.. low 47. CPU was running at 100% maximum Freque...
by Tasslehoff [eLa]
Thu Nov 25, 2010 7:05 pm
Forum: Other Games and Platforms
Topic: StarCraft 2 Post your ID
Replies: 16
Views: 2257

Re: StarCraft 2 Post your ID

joe do you play any ladder matches?
by Tasslehoff [eLa]
Thu Nov 25, 2010 1:21 pm
Forum: technology
Topic: Comp keeps crashing, don't know why
Replies: 30
Views: 2077

Re: Comp keeps crashing, don't know why

thanks guys, i'll get back to you guys later tonight.

i built the computer myself and I don't remember putting any thermal compound to the standard heatsink :| so i'm interested to monitor what my cpu temps are gonna be LOL.
by Tasslehoff [eLa]
Wed Nov 24, 2010 8:47 pm
Forum: technology
Topic: Comp keeps crashing, don't know why
Replies: 30
Views: 2077

Re: Comp keeps crashing, don't know why

i've been monitoring my videocard temps but i can try and do it for all of my comp. recommend any software to do that? i'm running a dualscreen so i can keep it open while i game. my videocard seems to keep at a steady 70d egrees celsius at like 77% fan speed while i'm playing dragon age awakening o...
by Tasslehoff [eLa]
Wed Nov 24, 2010 7:11 pm
Forum: technology
Topic: Comp keeps crashing, don't know why
Replies: 30
Views: 2077

Re: Comp keeps crashing, don't know why

it crashes when i'm playing something intensive. When it crashes it gets stuck and the monitor goes all fuzzy and the sound loops. When I try to restart, the computer won't get past the windows loading screen (with the bar that goes left to right loading) and i'll have to turn the power off. After a...
by Tasslehoff [eLa]
Tue Nov 23, 2010 9:49 pm
Forum: technology
Topic: Comp keeps crashing, don't know why
Replies: 30
Views: 2077

Comp keeps crashing, don't know why

Running Windows Vista 64bit, it's been crashing ever since i built the damn thing 1.5 years ago. It'll usually just crash and get a video and sound loop Processor: Q9400 @ 2.66Ghz Ram: 4GB (have an extra stick to make it 6GB but took it out cause it was crashing even more) Corsair XMS3 DDR3 HD: 500G...