Computer Rebooting when I run Battlefield 2.

By Decipio
Jan 27, 2006
  1. Hi all - When I'm loading in a map in BF2 most of the time my computer will compeletly reboot. I have updated all of my drivers, I have reinstalled and installed over and over again, I have shut down everything in the background, then tried... I have scanned and defragged my hard drive.. I cant really think of anything else to do. When Filling out my profile on this board, I ran Dxdiag to get my Video card information (I can never remember that), It all the sudden did a reboot.. When it came back up, I went into dxdiag again, and it gave me a message that there may have been a problem accessing DirectPlay last time, do I want to try again, if I click yes I reboot.

    I have some dmp files if someone knows how to read them, but now I think Im going to try to reinstall DX see if that is the problem this whole time.

    Any information would be helpful - I have scanned these boards and found a few people reading dump files and finding problems, but not sure how to attatch them to this message..

    THank you very much!

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  2. Decipio

    Decipio TS Rookie Topic Starter

    No Ideas, anyone?
  3. Sharkfood

    Sharkfood TS Guru Posts: 1,019

    We need some system information in order to provide any kind of help... otherwise, we're just shooting in the dark in a very, very big empty room. :)

    Attaching that DxDiag would be helpful, as well as reporting your system specs (such as "Dell Dimension 7200, 1 gig ram, Radeon X300 videocard.." type of thing. I'd also ask what PSU you have- you can find the wattage rating on the side of the power supply.
  4. John Mather

    John Mather TS Rookie Posts: 17

    I had that problem with this game, my Graphics card was too low a spec to run it and that wats happened to me.

    I bought a new Graphics card and then still the same problem so i updated teh drivers and now it runs perfectly
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