Direct X games crash open gl games don't Tags: PC gaming Crash Games Video Games Last response: February 4, 2007 8:28 PM in Video Games Share engrpiman February 3, 2007 6:39:08 PM Hi, games link AOE 3 and Gta san Andreas crash, but counter Strike source , doom 3, quake 4 and prey don't, i get 80+ fps on them edit: AOE 3 crash reboots the computer , gta crash gives me a dialog box and never opens Here is my system 550 w 34 A psu evga 7900gt asus p5b-e motherboard + latest bios ati 550 tv tuner creative soundblaster audigy 2 zs platinum sound card 2 gigs of DDR2 533 2 SATA hard disks any ideas More about : direct games crash open games engrpiman February 4, 2007 8:28:40 PM thanks , the problem was windows update: number KB917422 if you uninstall it or get the patch it fixes the problem Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Open Gl , Geforce 2 MX, and crashing Forum New X 800XL, Open GL games dont work, please help Forum open gl cards vs direct x cards Forum Open gl 4.0 vs direct x 11 Forum direct 3d/ open GL Forum Direct x 11 games causing issues. Forum Open gl graphics Forum DirectX vs. Open GL Forum Open GL Problems On My Soyo Dragon Plus Forum Open gl vs D3D Forum Open GL Forum open gl problem Forum Is ATI Fire GL X 1 128mb an AGP Pro card? Forum Do AMD Cards have "terrible Open GL performance" compared to Nvidia? Forum GPU Driver error when games crash Forum Open GL Forum Intel & Open GL Forum Need advice on a build Forum best PC games in 2004 and under. Forum Your most wanted PC Games of 2007! Forum More resources Read discussions in other Video Games categories Console Gaming PC Gaming Handheld Gaming Nintendo Playstation Servers Sims World of Warcraft Xbox 360 !