BSOD while gaming minidumps inside

By dzixjay
Dec 4, 2006
  1. Hi, I recently upgraded my video card to gforce7800GS and my comp always crash when playing games like fear and cs:s, no problem with warcraft3 though.
    I get this message in the blue screen
    "PAGE_ON_NONPAGE_AREA" something like that..
    I guess if theres any problem with my hardwares its got to be the videocard but what's wrong with it exactly?
    Thanks in advance!
  2. Rik

    Rik Banned Posts: 3,814

    What make and wattage psu do you have and was there a minimum psu rating on the box the graphics card came in???
  3. dzixjay

    dzixjay TS Rookie Topic Starter

    my psu meet the minium requirement for the graphic card
    it has 460watts and 32amps on v12
  4. dzixjay

    dzixjay TS Rookie Topic Starter

  5. cpc2004

    cpc2004 TS Evangelist Posts: 1,994

    Faulty ram

    Probably it is faulty ram. Run memtest to stress test the ram.
  6. Rage_3K_Moiz

    Rage_3K_Moiz Sith Lord Posts: 5,431   +28

    I concur. Download memtest from here and unzip the file. Burn the ISO in it onto a blank CD and boot ur PC with it. Let the test run overnight and if you find any errors at all, your RAM has gone bad. Also, let me know what brand of PSU u have ATM.
  7. dzixjay

    dzixjay TS Rookie Topic Starter

    Thanks, will run the memtest later.
    The psu is from DELL.
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