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MMORPG's freeze 5 minutes into gameplay!

by WildRhodo / July 15, 2010 11:54 PM PDT

Hello! I am WildRhodo!

I am having a problem that I can't figure out. I have two computers, a SP3 Windows XP and Mac. Every time I play any MMORPG on my XP, the game freezes up 5 minutes into gameplay. I have tried a bunch of games, including:

World of Warcraft
MapleStory
D&D Online
LOTRO

Each game freezes. It is so frustrating. Any suggestions. WoW works on my Mac so it can't be connectivity...

thanks a lot,
WildRhodo

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Re: freeze
by Kees Bakker / July 16, 2010 12:06 AM PDT

Possibilities:
- Insufficient PSU
- Insufficient cooling (CPU or graphic chart)
- Bad video card driver

Kees

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freeze
by WildRhodo / July 16, 2010 12:26 AM PDT
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I don't think it is graphics -- I have several other graphics-heavy non-online games.

WildRhodo

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Then add your wireless driver ...
by Kees Bakker / July 16, 2010 3:22 AM PDT
In reply to: freeze

(if it's wireless) or anything (from firewalls via anti-virus to malware) that interferes with Internet traffic.

Kees

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