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Solid Snake
7th Jun 2006, 16:46
When I play the demo I get past the bird and then boom...The computer restarts... I'm like! What happended! It does this every single time I try to play it...This is getting extreamly annoying! I need some help!! Please!!!:eek:

7th Jun 2006, 16:51
Post your PC specs.

Solid Snake
7th Jun 2006, 17:17
Sorry but I am not very computerish..So

I have:
1 gb of ram
Ati X800
All the new DirectX9 stuff

oh if i need anything else could you tell me what and where I can find it

7th Jun 2006, 21:44
You probably get BSOD (blue screen of death) but since your Windows is configured to reboot upon fatal error, you don't see what that error is.

To make sure it doesn't restart:

1. From the desktop right click on "My Computer".
2. Click the Properties option.
3. In the System Properties window click the Advanced tab.
4. In Advanced click the Settings button under Startup and Recovery.
5. In the Startup and Recovery window uncheck the Automatically restart check box.
6. Click Ok.

Then if it crashes, please post what the error says.

Solid Snake
7th Jun 2006, 22:28
okay..thanks i will try that;)

Solid Snake
7th Jun 2006, 23:24
Well it said that "page found in nonpaged area" or something like that and then ati9x34... something like that....What is wrong!!!

7th Jun 2006, 23:32
It's your ATI driver.
Download the latest drivers from http://support.ati.com
I think it's Catalyst 6.5

Download Driver Cleaner

Uninstall your current ATI display drivers. Reboot.
Run Driver Cleaner to purge any remaining files.
Install new drivers which you downloaded.

28th Jun 2006, 18:18
your computer could be overheating. Because you use more computing power when you play games. Ex. Graphics card, cpu, ram. The harder they work, the more heat they will generate and if you don't have good airflow in your pc, it will cause your psu to shutdown and cause the pc to restart.