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Old 12-04-03, 07:14 PM   #6
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Default If it's an Athlon, try mem=nopentium

I would be very interested in hearing any possible solutions to this as I have exactly the same problem. Runs fine for 2-3 days then locks up, normally in the browser or while switching apps.
Adding mem=nopentium to the boot command line approximately doubles the stability for both of my machines. That might be a clue about what's going on.

I've tried switching AGP drivers (including to "off"), various BIOS settings, all kinds of stuff to no avail. None of which should be necessary anyway. )-:

Gunna try an ATI card next time.
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