GeForce 9800gtx+ freezes often

By monkeychef23
Mar 20, 2010
  1. I have had this computer for since December 2009 and I have been plagued many times by my graphic driver failing, and my system either takes 2 minutes to resume or it just completely crashes. I have reinstalled the driver, made sure the hardware was fine, and I put it through 2 stress tests.

    If you have any answers, please help me.
  2. hellokitty[hk]

    hellokitty[hk] Hello, nice to meet you! Posts: 3,448   +145

    And what happened?
    If it ran the tests fine, but fails while playing a game its probably the game's fault.

    What do you mean graphic driver failing and what game were you playing.
  3. monkeychef23

    monkeychef23 TS Member Topic Starter Posts: 74

    Nothing happens after the stress tests, the results are perfect. It's just while I'm playing tf2 my screens will go black and I have to wait a minute or so to resume playing the game. Once the screen comes back I get a notification that the driver has failed and it has been recovered.
  4. hellokitty[hk]

    hellokitty[hk] Hello, nice to meet you! Posts: 3,448   +145

    If you haven't already, uninstall your current driver, and get the latest version.
    I don't know never heard of this before, exactly what did the error message say?
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