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Pat Stewart
Posted - 2008.03.11 10:03:00 - [1]
 

Hello,

I had a problem while playing eve. The game froze, the screen changed of colour to purple, blue and green, then a windows blue screen appeared and the display was all messed up, like if the blue screen was reproduced a hundred of times but was each time shifted on the right from 1 centimeter. Then the computer booted, but the display was still messed up even during the bios. All I can say is that windows still works (I hear the music when it boots). I can see that windows warns that a DLL couldn't launch properly but I could see which one (the screen is shifted up and left, flatened and is such a low resolution that one can't make out anything).

Any help would be much appreciated.

RaTTuS
BIG
Gentlemen's Agreement
Posted - 2008.03.11 11:09:00 - [2]
 

Sounds like you GFX card has porked itself Sad
switch off
let it all cool down
reseat the GFX card
remove all dust from the machine
reboot
prey
profit

Pat Stewart
Posted - 2008.03.11 14:11:00 - [3]
 

Your analysis is right. Eve put my graphic card to its knee. From what I was able to read windows disabled the card because of its malfunctioning. It was a 8600GT with 256mo of ddr3.

It's a shame it happens just when I activate my account.


 

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