Originally Posted by TheMailMan78
He also updated to windows 8 on a 9500GT. It stupid to assume its hardware before you eliminate all possibilities of software.
Also memtest isnt the end all for hardware tests as you assume.
as far as VLC and the graphical corruption and stuff yes absolutely thats the 9500gt not playing nice with windows 8 he should not be running windows 8 on that machine ... the 9500GT isn't supported correctly
but as for the crashing and random errors that screams either memory or motherboard or power or some other funky probly-not-driver-related issues
@op is the machine still having sparatic stability issues Y/N I don't care what its doing while gaming