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CS:S Problems

By Sharpe · 6 replies
May 22, 2006
  1. Ok, I installed source and it installed fine updated and was 100% ready! Went to play it, git to the loading screen and then it reboots my pc. I recently bought this computer which has way higher specs than my old pc which played source, The specs are
    Intel© Pentium® D Dual Core Processor 830,
    Featuring the latest PC Processor Technology: Dual Core. The new Intel® Pentium® D processor features 2 processing cores enabling your PC to think as fast as you can multitask,
    3.0GHz, 2 x 1MB L2 cache, 800MHz FSB,
    DDR2-533MHz SDRAM,
    250GB S-ATA
    Ive tried downloading the Nvidia drive from the site and it doen't install :(.
    I'm really stuck and getting withdrawall syptons from no source :p
    Any help plaese!!!!!!!!!!!
  2. mailpup

    mailpup TS Special Forces Posts: 7,103   +423

    You left off the graphics card, power supply and RAM amount.
  3. Sharpe

    Sharpe TS Rookie Topic Starter

    It's the Medion MD 8800 Pc if that helps

    The newest Intel® Dual Core processor architecture!
    Intel® Pentium® D Dual Core processor 830
    3.0 GHz, 2 x 1MB L2 Cache, 800 MHz FSB
    Future-proof technology due to 64 bit support
    Optimum performance due to 2MB cache, Dual Core technology

    Microsoft® Windows® XP Home Edition SP2

    1024 MB DDR2 SDRAM with 533 MHz
    64 Bit dual channel memory
    ( 1 bank free for upgrade )

    250 GB hard disk 8MB cache
    S-ATA 150 Interface super fast 7200 rpm

    NVIDIA® GeForce™ 6700 XL
    High-end graphics card
    TV out connections via:
    SCART, S-Video, Composite or Component
    (YUV; YPrPb) High Definition
    Super fast GDDR3 memory at 1,100MHz.
    NVIDIA® GeForceT 6700 XL
    Graphics processor with 525 MHz
    128 MB PCI Express x16 bus concept

    16x Dual Layer
    Multi-standard DVD/CD burner 5

    16x DVD-ROM

    WLAN 54Mbit/s
    IEEE 802.11g/ 802.11b compatible
    Wireless network access6, the perfect entry to cable-free
    network technology at home and in the office.

    Integrated 8in1 USB 2.0 card reader
    reads and writes to all current Flash cards

    6x USB 2.0 2x front, 4x rear

    2x FireWire (IEEE 1394) 1x front, 1x rear

    8 Intel® High Definition Audio channel
    for digital home cinema experience with ideal sound 7

    V.90 PCI data fax modem incl. telephone connection cable

    Network control on board, Fast Ethernet 10/100 Mbit/s

    Sorry about the amoun of possibly ointless infomation as this was copy and pasted but i wasnt 100% exactly what you were lookin for i hope this helps so you can help me
    THANK YOU FOR THE TIME I think its 1Gig RAM
  4. mailpup

    mailpup TS Special Forces Posts: 7,103   +423

    Here is a link to Steampowered.com which appears to address your problem. Give it a try and see if it helps.
  5. Sharpe

    Sharpe TS Rookie Topic Starter

    i Followed the instructions to install the BETA driver, after downloading i went to intall and it wouldn't let me, saying it was an error or something. lukily i made a restore time or else i would have had no Drive.
    Thanks for the time mate apreciate it.
  6. mailpup

    mailpup TS Special Forces Posts: 7,103   +423

    Have you tried to add the hl2.exe to the exceptions list of your firewall?
  7. Sharpe

    Sharpe TS Rookie Topic Starter

    I don't have a fire wall on anything so thats not the problem!
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