GTA San Andreas Problem

  RobCharles1981 22:14 12 Jan 2006

I have a 128mb Radeon 9800 Pro Graphics card and Whilst Playing it this everning it will sudenly lockup or crash back to desktop with this message:

"ATI VPU Recover VPU Recover has reset your Graphics accelertor as it was not longer responding to graphics driver commands"

Any Help ??

  VoG II 22:16 12 Jan 2006

Start, Run, Type


and click OK.

  RobCharles1981 22:23 12 Jan 2006

ok so what should I be looking for ??

  VoG II 22:26 12 Jan 2006


  RobCharles1981 22:32 12 Jan 2006

No Errors at all

Got the latest drivers 5.13

  Skills 22:39 12 Jan 2006

Overheating maybe? Can you check temps?

  The Ghost of Inept Pig 22:41 12 Jan 2006

The patch that 'fixed' the Hot Coffee mod also carried fixes for some technical issues - have you installed this?

click here

  RobCharles1981 22:41 12 Jan 2006

No it cant be over heating, the PC is in a well ventilated Area, I don't get this problem on other games.

  Skyver 22:43 12 Jan 2006

Lots to read here click here

  SANTOS7 22:44 12 Jan 2006

click here
some interesting theories here...

  RobCharles1981 22:46 12 Jan 2006

Ive got the patch installed

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