Graphics Problems

By FutureComputer
Jun 26, 2005
  1. Hi!

    I have been having problems with my graphics. What happens is the screen freezes and then it unfreezes and has dashes of color all across the screen.

    Thats what used to happen. Now I got Battlefield 2 and my computer does that and then after a while it will freeze and then restart my computer and bring up a send erorr report message saying that my computer had a serious systems failure.

    Please help me

    Oh and when i loaded B2 I loaded a new driver and it said the driver didn't pass windows logo. um but i loaded it anyway. :rolleyes: :eek:

    I have an ASUS EN6800 GT video card.

    And I was wondering if maybe it would have something to do with my video card getting to hot. I have a front and side fan (the side fan is right above the video card and in line with the CPU).

    Thanx for any help given. :)
  2. kol_indian

    kol_indian TS Rookie Posts: 316

    it seems ur card is heating up :dead: very badly check the GPU temp and see if they are belo the threhold also check if there are adequate cooling inside the comp try keeping the side open as this might bring the temp couple of degree
  3. FutureComputer

    FutureComputer TS Rookie Topic Starter

    thanx for the help

    um whats GPU

    What should the room temperature be cause i think its around 80 in here do u think it would be better to have it about 70 in the room.

    note: I don't have air conditioning
  4. kol_indian

    kol_indian TS Rookie Posts: 316

    GPU is graphics Processing unit or Graphics card so what temp does it run at the room temp 80 F looks fine to me(if it is F i dont hink human being can take c :) ) just to be on the safe side just check ur graphics card temp.
  5. FutureComputer

    FutureComputer TS Rookie Topic Starter

    Nope 80K! Just kidding! (K=Kelvin) :grinthumb

    No actually around 80F although i think i got it down to around 70F or so.

    But that won't solve my problem could some one help me either in this forum
    or the one in this link. -->

    Help please im getting tired of it :zzz: :(
  6. mailpup

    mailpup TS Special Forces Posts: 6,964   +355

    Did your problems start right after installing the latest graphics card driver? Was it 77.72? If so, try going back to 71.89.
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