Restart laptop causing issues with dota 1 Tags: Processors Windows 7 Last response: July 14, 2012 2:54 AM in Windows 7 Share spacerager July 13, 2012 7:34:49 PM Hello, For some reason, i am unable to run wacraft 3 with the following specs model:satelite l655d processor: AMD turion dual-core processor 2.40 ghz installed RAM 4 gig 64 bit, Windows 7 game was running fine prior to vacation, and even during vacation; at first i thought maybe something messed up the graphics card during flight and it was overheating, but temp shows normal 50-60c; what can be wrong and how do i diagnosis? this game is very old and should have run fine the only thing that i can think of is something happened during the laptop restart; I used to have it hibernate/sleep instead of shut down and after the restart this begans to happen More about : restart laptop causing issues dota | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Register or log in to remove anonymous1 Windows 7 Expert July 13, 2012 8:15:31 PM Did you have any windows updates that took effect upon the restart? What error code do you get? | Report abuse spacerager July 13, 2012 8:25:11 PM yes, i did actually, there is no error code just that game is choppy, and fps was alot lower then before the restart | Report abuse Brett928S2 Windows 7 Authority July 13, 2012 9:59:37 PM Hi Run system restore to BEFORE the windows updates and see if that cures it... All the best Brett | Report abuse spacerager July 14, 2012 2:54:12 AM hi brett, tried that and still didn't work, is there any reason that an massive drop in fps can occur? | Report abuse Register or log in to remove Ask the community Publish Tom's Hardware>Forum>Windows 7>Restart laptop causing issues with dota 1> Related ressources: ForumDOTA 2 60 fps with the following laptop ?? ForumDota 2 issue ForumGames causing computer to randomly restart ForumComputer restart when CPU not doing stress things. ForumLag upon startup, gone upon restart . What could cause this? ForumIssues with new build ForumGames freeze, sound loops requiring restart ForumMassive Graphics Issues !! ForumSP 1 causing ntoskrnl corruption ForumWierd noises coming from laptop and high temps ForumNew gtx 660 causing computer to shut down ForumBSOD cant find whats wrong ForumDIR 655 Constant Wireless Restart ForumMy LAPTOP TURNS OFF AUTOMATICALLY THEN AUTO RESTART ForumNo Video; Must Hard Restart ForumNew build restarts after 1 second unless I clear the CMOS first ForumEVGA superclock 1 gb 560 ti SLI issues Forum"Reboot and select Proper boot device" ForumI lost original files while formatting my laptop Forum[Solved] CRC Errors with downloaded files More resources Read discussions in other Windows 7 categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Laptops !