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Old 24th November 2012, 15:28
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Default Games crashing in Game Mode (Windows 8)

I've tried everything, the only thing that works is the beta version of Procaster but only on the initial install. Version 20.3.8P installs and works fine the first time, if I ever try to restart my computer procaster goes back to crashing all my games when I try to stream in game mode.

Specs are... Quadcore 2.8 GHZ, 16 GBs RAM, Cable: 32 up/2 down

Another complaint I have is, I don't have the option to change my install location.

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Old 24th November 2012, 20:50
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demonhiei7,

We haven't done much testing in terms of Windows 8 and gaming. Which games have crashed on you?
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Old 25th November 2012, 15:21
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demonhiei7,

We haven't done much testing in terms of Windows 8 and gaming. Which games have crashed on you?
Every game. I have everything updated to the latest, drivers and such, it runs fine in desktop streaming, but if I try to use game mode, the games immediately crash if I try to run them, or if they run at all. Games work fine as well without running Procaster, the only thing that seems to solve it is if I run installation of Procaster.

In short, install procaster, game mode, game runs fine. If I close procaster and run it again, game mode, game crashes immediately on startup, or if I ever select game mode the game crashes.

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What is the specific model of your processor? Also, it would be helpful if you could list at least some of the games which are crashing so we can test.
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Old 28th November 2012, 19:13
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What is the specific model of your processor? Also, it would be helpful if you could list at least some of the games which are crashing so we can test.
I'll add the processor name later...

Games that crash:

Payday The Heist
Alien VS Predator
Counter-Strike:Source
Any source enging games (Half-Life 2, Left 4 Dead, Team Fortress)
Super Meat Boy
Saints Row The Third
Assassin's Creed 3
LEGO Lord of the Rings
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Old 29th November 2012, 22:24
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The processor is called

AMD Phenom 9850 Quad-Core.
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