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Whenever I play the Walking Dead, and only that, my computer shuts down. I can't find any errors on the event log. Why does th

I have looked for as many possibilities for fixing this as I could. Whenever I open this ONE game (The Walking Dead) I play well for 5-20min, then, my computer shuts down unexpectedly. None of that happens with my other games. My Systems specifics surpass the minimal requirements. I don't know what to do, so I need help.
Intel(R) Core(TM) i3-2330M CPU @ 2.2GHz, 2200 Mhz, 2 Core(s), 4 Logical Processors, 6.00 GB RAM, 5.91 GB Physical MEmory
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  1. Provide us your GPU and we can further pinpoint the error. It can be an overheat error....
  2. FractalDesignCore said:
    Provide us your GPU and we can further pinpoint the error. It can be an overheat error....

    "System Information"
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    Time of this report: 2/21/2014, 23:16:36
    Machine name: OWNER-PC
    Operating System: Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit (6.1, Build 7601) Service Pack 1 (7601.win7sp1_gdr.130828-1532)
    Language: English (Regional Setting: English)
    System Manufacturer: TOSHIBA
    System Model: Satellite P755
    BIOS: BIOS Date: 10/30/12 12:13:27 Ver: AMI APTIO 2.80
    Processor: Intel(R) Core(TM) i3-2330M CPU @ 2.20GHz (4 CPUs), ~2.2GHz
    Memory: 6144MB RAM
    Available OS Memory: 6050MB RAM
    Page File: 3058MB used, 9040MB available
    Windows Dir: C:\windows
    DirectX Version: DirectX 11
    DX Setup Parameters: Not found
    User DPI Setting: Using System DPI
    System DPI Setting: 96 DPI (100 percent)
    DWM DPI Scaling: Disabled
    DxDiag Version: 6.01.7601.17514 32bit Unicode

    ------------
    DxDiag Notes
    ------------
    Display Tab 1: No problems found.
    Sound Tab 1: No problems found.
    Sound Tab 2: No problems found.
    Input Tab: No problems found.

    --------------------
    DirectX Debug Levels
    --------------------
    Direct3D: 0/4 (retail)
    DirectDraw: 0/4 (retail)
    DirectInput: 0/5 (retail)
    DirectMusic: 0/5 (retail)
    DirectPlay: 0/9 (retail)
    DirectSound: 0/5 (retail)
    DirectShow: 0/6 (retail)

    ---------------
    Display Devices
    ---------------
    Card name: Intel(R) HD Graphics Family
    Manufacturer: Intel Corporation
    Chip type: Intel(R) HD Graphics Family
    DAC type: Internal
    Device Key: Enum\PCI\VEN_8086&DEV_0116&SUBSYS_FC301179&REV_09
    Display Memory: 1696 MB
    Dedicated Memory: 64 MB
    Shared Memory: 1632 MB
    Current Mode: 1366 x 768 (32 bit) (30Hz)
    Monitor Name: Generic PnP Monitor
    Monitor Model: FUNAI TV
    Monitor Id: FNI0000
    Native Mode: 1280 x 720(p) (60.000Hz)
    Output Type: HDMI
    Monitor Name: Generic PnP Monitor
    Monitor Model: unknown
    Monitor Id: LGD02DC
    Native Mode: 1366 x 768(p) (59.996Hz)
    Output Type: Internal
    Driver Name: igdumd64.dll,igd10umd64.dll,igd10umd64.dll,igdumdx32,igd10umd32,igd10umd32
    Driver File Version: 8.15.0010.2430 (English)
    Driver Version: 8.15.10.2430
    DDI Version: 10.1
    Driver Model: WDDM 1.1
    Driver Attributes: Final Retail
    Driver Date/Size: 6/27/2011 08:55:46, 8296960 bytes
    WHQL Logo'd: Yes
    WHQL Date Stamp:
    Device Identifier: {D7B78E66-4256-11CF-B77B-3ADCA9C2C535}
    Vendor ID: 0x8086
    Device ID: 0x0116
    SubSys ID: 0xFC301179
    Revision ID: 0x0009
  3. Possibly could be the monitor, or the gpu is too outdated. You seem to have 6 gigs of ram, which should be more than enough to run it. Your processers is quite old, and may not meet the specifications for the game.
    Let me ask you, what graphics settings is the game at?
    When does the computer shout off?
    Does your laptop tend to get very hot while this occurs?
    What other games do you play?
  4. Mooshroom said:
    Possibly could be the monitor, or the gpu is too outdated. You seem to have 6 gigs of ram, which should be more than enough to run it. Your processers is quite old, and may not meet the specifications for the game.
    Let me ask you, what graphics settings is the game at?
    When does the computer shout off?
    Does your laptop tend to get very hot while this occurs?
    What other games do you play?

    Every graphics option in-game is at its lowest.
    After a while of playing (3min-20min, it varies)
    Yes, it does.
    Octodad, Super Meat Boy, Team Fortress 2, Facade, Mc Pixel, and Surgeon Simulator 2013
  5. Best answer
    brickpete said:
    Mooshroom said:
    Possibly could be the monitor, or the gpu is too outdated. You seem to have 6 gigs of ram, which should be more than enough to run it. Your processers is quite old, and may not meet the specifications for the game.
    Let me ask you, what graphics settings is the game at?
    When does the computer shout off?
    Does your laptop tend to get very hot while this occurs?
    What other games do you play?

    Every graphics option in-game is at its lowest.
    After a while of playing (3min-20min, it varies)
    Yes, it does.
    Octodad, Super Meat Boy, Team Fortress 2, Facade, Mc Pixel, and Surgeon Simulator 2013

    Seeing that it gets very hot, it could be a few things.
    It could be working the graphics card too much, when a graphics card gets too hot, it shut the computer down to prevent any internal damage. So, make sure that the fan(s) are working.
    This could be a cpu problems aswell. Seeing that your cpu is getting old, then it's possible that the developers did not optimize the game for a generation of your computer. Either it's making your cpu overheat, or causing it to fail, because it doesn't know how to operate the cores correctly.
    Either way, I would suggest you look into a new computer. You need to be careful with whats going on so that you do not burn out your computer, because that wouldn't be fun.
    Hope I helped,
    Mooshroom
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