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Having problems starting the game

Postby aljowen » Wed Jun 29, 2011 4:34 pm

Hi im quite new to the forums (2 mins old) so if i do something wrong please tell me!

I have just got my new PC and when i start up frets on fire the game works for about one second, plays the menu music and then freezes up and stops and then windows 7 sais this program has stopped working. I had frets on fire on my 9 old PC and it worked fine please help.

EDIT: It works in compatibility for xp service pack 3 in 256 colors at 640x480 screen res (and it doesn't look good!)

My PC specs (please ask if you need more of them):

Intel I5 2500K (cpu)
Asus P8P67 (motherboard)
corsair 8GB ram (cant quite remember the model)
Hitachi 1tb 7k200 (hard drive)
gigabyte gtx 560ti super overclock (gpu) (driver : 3.7.730.01 )

Thanks for any help.
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Re: Having problems starting the game

Postby bogoblin » Sun Jul 03, 2011 12:56 pm

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Re: Having problems starting the game

Postby Dusty1337 » Mon Jul 04, 2011 6:37 am

I have similar specs (same mobo/cpu) and Win7 64bit. I get the same issue as you and it seems like theres no fix from what I see..
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Re: Having problems starting the game

Postby onlydlonly » Sun Jul 24, 2011 6:59 pm

having the same problem. will start for a second and then crash. running in the above compatibility mode works but is pretty ugly and unplayable

HP Pavillion Elite Desktop
Dual monitor set up

pegatron 2ab6 Mobo
8 gigs ram
1.5 Tb Hd
Geforce GT 440 graphics card 1 Gig

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