How to Fix SA-MP crash ? (Permanently)

Try these methods
Method 1

1. Press the Start Button and type "services"
2. In the Services list, search for "Windows event log".
3. Double-click on it, so another window will open.
4. Set "startup type" to disabled. Now restart your computer/laptop.
5. after that you will notice GTA San Andreas doesn't crash anymore.
Method 2
1.Right click on Computer after that click on properties.
2.Click on "Advanced system settings" and System Properties will appear.
3.Click on "advanced" after that "settings" , Performance Option will appear.
4.Click on "data execution prevention" and Turn on the " Turn on" DEP for all Programs.
5.Click on add and add your gta_sa.exe and samp. At last "Apply".
6. Restart your computer.
Method 3
Step 1. Go to Gta San Andreas Folder
C:/Program Files/Rockstar Games
Step 2. Right click on SAMP and the compatibility.
Step 3. set to Windows 98/Windows ME, check the box 'run as administrator' and 'disable visual themes'
Step 4. Click OK And you're done.
Method 4
If all this doesn't help then,
the most promising solution is to:
1) Uninstall the game
2) Remove all remaining files from ...\Rockstar Games\GTA San Andreas\... folder
3) Reinstall the game
4) Play
5) If still having problems, delete gta_sa.set file from My Documents.

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regardless, his reply is just copied over and posted here
you should still give credit, its not fair for the guy that actually took his time to help people
At least my friend is not copied from the old forum, if I copy from my old forum, my friend says that he did not copy from vignesh007. he copy from others, anyways i want this post to think first, because if i make 1 more mistake, my forum will be banned by sir denNorske.


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Is that clear enough?

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