Blue screen when playing Warcraft 3

By andreedo
Feb 14, 2012
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  1. hi everybody, i'm new in the forum; so please be gentle xD ;)

    i've read about situation like mine on the web, but i can't find the solution althougth i've read the minidumb of my error.

    starting from the begin:

    i was playing warcraft 3 the frozen throne on this computer daily(and the game normally worked). but one day, with no reason i started warcraft 3 and i got a blue screen and my pc restart.
    i've tried to fix it by unistalling and re-installing the driver vga but nothing changed... so i formatted my pc and then re-installed the same driver and warcraft... but nothing changed...i still got the blue screen. this happen only on this it's not a problem of the game(that always worked well)

    my pc is an acer aspire 3004 wlmi
    my operating system is windows xp professional (version 2002)service pack 3
    characteristic of the computer:
    mobile AMD Sempron(tm)
    processor 3100+
    1,80GHz, 960 MB of RAM

    i'm sorry for my bad english... if you don'tunderstand something just ask and i'll try to explain it in a better way.
    thanks for the support.... waiting for answer

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  2. Tmagic650

    Tmagic650 TS Ambassador Posts: 17,185   +225

    Your minidump is flagging a SIS video driver... Are you running a SIS chipset?
  3. andreedo

    andreedo TS Rookie Topic Starter

    yes, i'm running a SIS chipset...
  4. Tmagic650

    Tmagic650 TS Ambassador Posts: 17,185   +225

    You may have to roll back the SIS video driver to an older one, or install a newer video card to play this game now
  5. andreedo

    andreedo TS Rookie Topic Starter

    mmm...i'll try...but, well, what i can't understand is why the first time i installed the game on this pc it worked well for more than 2 weeks and now it doesn't work... mistery of life??
  6. Tmagic650

    Tmagic650 TS Ambassador Posts: 17,185   +225

    It could have been a recent Windows update that caused this but the SIS integrated video is old and not good for playing games in general...
  7. andreedo

    andreedo TS Rookie Topic Starter

    mmm... probably you are right. thanks to everyone for the fast support.! :)
  8. Tmagic650

    Tmagic650 TS Ambassador Posts: 17,185   +225

    You're very welcome andreedo, good luck:)

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