Hard Drive Auto-Reboots - Game Issue?

By Coronas ยท 4 replies
Jan 16, 2007
  1. I've noticed recently that my computer re-boots for no apparent reason, but only when im playing one specific game. The game im playing is OpenArena. Its a Quake like game thats free. When I play this, and only this it re-boots, which is pretty unfortunate.
  2. RealBlackStuff

    RealBlackStuff TS Rookie Posts: 6,503

    Check for viruses and spyware, never trust anything "free"!
  3. Coronas

    Coronas TS Rookie Topic Starter Posts: 25

    Oh, I don't have anything like virus's, or spyware, since I've just reformated recently.

    A lot of my friends have the game as well, and it doesn't occur on thier pc's. Not sure what it could be.

  4. RealBlackStuff

    RealBlackStuff TS Rookie Posts: 6,503

    Perhaps this thread is better placed in the Games Forum?
  5. mailpup

    mailpup TS Special Forces Posts: 7,188   +470

    Perhaps a file in the game is corrupted. Can you download a new copy, uninstall the old version and reinstall?
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