Game going back to Desktop

By NuK134R
Jul 27, 2005
  1. Hello! I recently got a new game (GTA:SA) I installed the game when I start it up it shows me the movie(like with credits and all).Then it shows gtasa logo screen then it jumps back to desktop. I think is my computer it's A peice a crap and this isn't the first time I've experienced this, CAn anyone tell me the solution to the prob do I need new hardware?Or what?thanks
  2. Liquidlen

    Liquidlen TechSpot Paladin Posts: 1,094

    It's kinda hard to tell you if you need an upgrade if we don't know what you are running.
    There is an area in your profile where you can fill in particulars on your machine.
    As for the Game, read the manual , and look for 'Minimum hardware requirements for your game.
  3. NuK134R

    NuK134R TS Rookie Topic Starter Posts: 19


    laright I did that now gimme answer
  4. MrGaribaldi

    MrGaribaldi TechSpot Ambassador Posts: 2,512

    It looks like your video card is the culprit. The minimum specs says Dx9 with 64mb ram...

    Your best bet would be to buy a new video card, and an old PCI card at that, since your motherboard doesn't support AGP. The best card would probably be the FX5700, or you could get a cheap GF 4 (not mx) or Radeon 8500 PCI...
    (And not PCI-Express)
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