It’s really annoying when Test Drive Unlimited freezes while loading or in the middle of the game. Below are some quick fixes to help you fix this.
· Update the graphics and sound card drivers
Reinstall the game
· Remove registry errors
· Edit the registry keys
Update graphics and sound drivers
Many new games require the latest graphics and sound card drivers. If you have not installed the drivers for your devices, Test Drive Unlimited may freeze. You can download the latest sound and graphics card drivers from the manufacturer’s website or search for the latest drivers on the Internet.
Reinstall the game
Reinstalling the game can reduce the freeze of Test Drive Unlimited. Before reinstalling the game, make sure to remove any data related to the game. Follow the steps below:
1. Go to Control Panel
2. Click Program and Features
3. Right-click on Game
4. Click on Uninstall
5. Follow the on-screen instructions
6. After uninstalling the game, go to C: Program Files and remove the Test Drive Unlimited folder
7. Restart your computer
Reinstall the game and it will fix the Test Drive Unlimited freezes.
Remove registry errors
Test Drive Unlimited freezing also occurs when the Windows registry is full of errors. The freeze problem can be fixed by removing errors from the registry. A quick way to remove registry errors is to download and install the registry cleaning software that comes with other handy system utilities.
Edit registry key
In order to remove Test Drive Unlimited Freezes you have to make some changes in the Windows registry. Follow these steps:
1. Click Start and open Run
2. In the Run dialog box, type regedit and press Enter
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE SYSTEM CurrentControlSet Control GraphicsDrivers
4. Now click Edit, select New, and then click DWORD (32-bit)
5. Enter the name TDRLevel
6. Set the value to 0
7. Press the Enter key
8. Reboot your system