Fallout 3 Freeze Please help

The game freezes at completely random times here is the error:


Faulting application name: Fallout3.exe, version: 1.7.0.3, time stamp: 0x4a40f18b
Faulting module name: avcuf32.dll, version: 3.9.6339.4190, time stamp: 0x4f686604
Exception code: 0xc0000005
Fault offset: 0x00047293
Faulting process id: 0xd10
Faulting application start time: 0x01cd5e41455a4ada
Faulting application path: D:\steam\steamapps\common\Fallout 3 goty\Fallout3.exe
Faulting module path: C:\Program Files\Bitdefender\Bitdefender 2012\Active Virus Control\Avc3_00149_016\avcuf32.dll
Report Id: 84b38a3a-ca34-11e1-afc4-8c89a5363c99


- Provider

[ Name] Application Error

- EventID 1000

[ Qualifiers] 0

Level 2

Task 100

Keywords 0x80000000000000



Channel Application

EventRecordID 3317372


CPU: Intel Core i7-2600K Sandy Bridge 3.4GHz LGA 1155 95W Quad-Core Desktop Processor Intel HD Graphics 3000

Geforce GTX 560 Ti 1gb

Corsair Vengance 1600mhz 12GB

Already Tried the CPU trick with the ini file and what not...

Any help is much appreciated Thanks in advance !
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  1. Try disabling Bitdefender as it looks like its causing the issue. If it works fine with Bitdefender disabled then look into removing the Fallout 3 exe and possibly folder into exceptions.
  2. Ok ill try that and get back to you
  3. Sorry im not sure what you mean I cant seem to figure out how to disable the app. without uninstalling it . It simply won't let me ... Does anyone have any ideas on how to disable without uninstalling? Please help I would really like to play this game .
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  6. Can anyone help me?
  7. Try unistall it then.

    Try out Avast its free and has a silent/gaming mode setting.

    Are you runnign and mods/addons to Fallout 3?
  8. garethedwards said:
    Try unistall it then.

    Try out Avast its free and has a silent/gaming mode setting.

    Are you runnign and mods/addons to Fallout 3?



    Thanks for the reply , and no im not running any mods and ill try uninstalling it and get back to you guys.
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