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Far Cry 2 exits to desktop

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After playing Far Cry 2 for a couple of hours it randomly exits to the desktop without an error. It is not my temps as they never go above 45* on the cpu or 35* on the gpu. Has anyone else had this problem? Is there a fix to it?
 
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Is there a fix?
 

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Not that I know of. I can tell when it's usually about to happen to...things will start to flash black and then BAM I see my wallpaper.
 
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i get a crash to desktop but only in DX10 mode, so you might be experiencing the same thing. Try running in DX9.
 

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I also get a weird stuttering effect in DX10, not like FPS drops, it just stutters. Seems to be a fairly common problem, solved my implementing a FPS cap. Try DX9 like scope said, that may solve your problems.
 
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Bud DX9 dosn't look as good... there has to be a fix somewhere.
 
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Use the Evict_Resources console command (~) every 1/2 hour or so. See if clearing any cached resources by the game helps the problem. Also update to DX August 2009.
 
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Still havn't found a cure.