Software that allows the operating system to interface with graphics hardware.

learn more… | top users | synonyms (1)

-1
votes
0answers
17 views

Display Driver Issue

Here are my laptop specifications: HP Pavilion DV6-6165tx, Core i7-2670QM, 8 GB RAM, No Graphics Card, Windows 10. It's a 5 year-old laptop. Recently I had the motherboard of the laptop changed ...
1
vote
0answers
64 views

Geforce 368.69 driver installation on Windows won't work and ends in black screen

I've downloaded and attempted installation of the Geforce 368.69 driver both as the standalone and via Geforce Experience, done also on fresh installs of windows 10 AND windows 8.1 (mainly because I ...
0
votes
1answer
65 views

How can I crash my display driver?

I would like to crash my display driver and have Windows recover from it. When this happens in the wild it's accompanied by a status bar message such as: Display driver amdkmdap stopped ...
0
votes
0answers
17 views

HDMI Audio not working after Display Driver crash

I have a Dell Inspiron 15 laptop with an HDMI connection to a flatscreen, & usually the audio is through the HDMI connector to the flatscreen's speakers. Sometimes my screen goes blank for a few ...
0
votes
2answers
69 views

Gaming and 1080p video stutter

After I installed nVidia 368.22 driver (365.19 previous) I started having random stuttering in games and 1080p video. Games can be fixed with alt-tab. Sometimes after stuttering in video I get the ...
0
votes
0answers
73 views

Black screen and losing video signal when running demanding games

I have recently upgraded my system with an Asus GeForce GTX 970 4GB STRIX Video Card My build (+ 16GB memory, 1 SSD, 1 HDD) Now whenever I run something more demanding the monitor loses the signal ...
2
votes
1answer
60 views

Should you install GPU drivers on HDD or SSD?

I have always been wondering the following questions: Where should the GPU drivers be installed? HDD or SSD? How often are they read? Does it need to be fast? Is there any performance gain when they ...
0
votes
1answer
38 views

Red dots over the LED monitor

What I have:- 1x GTX N560 Ti Hawk 1x DVI-I to VGA converter 1x LED Monitor from LG (I don't remember the model name) I am getting red dots all over the screen, I am confirmed that its not the ...
0
votes
0answers
58 views

How to connect external monitor to my all-in-one HP desktop?

I have a HP all-in-one desktop 23-q106a, I need to connect an external monitor HP Compaq LE1711 (has VGA) to it. I have HDMI(input, no output) and USB. Can I use a USB to VGA adapter or card reader ...
0
votes
1answer
38 views

Strange graphics artifacts (like diagnostics circle) in games and Viber

I have strange graphics artifacts in Viber and 3D applications (like some games). This is stange circle maybe some kind of diagnostics one but I don't know what is it. Maybe you know how to solve it?...
0
votes
0answers
64 views

New graphics card doesnt work with my custom built computer

Sorry if this has been posted before Components: Intel core i5 2400 CPU, biostar h61mlv3 motherboard, corsair vs550 psu, 8gb ram, sandisk ssd OK, so after upgrading GPU to gtx 960 (gigabyte 4gb) i ...
0
votes
1answer
16 views

operating system does not show max supported resolution

My product specs list shows that my notebook sports a 1080 resolution display: http://support.hp.com/us-en/product/HP-Pavilion-15-ab200-Notebook-PC-series/8499306/model/8818875/document/c04799692/ ...
0
votes
2answers
118 views

Is it safe to update the GPU drivers on this laptop?

I have an old VAIO VPCCW1NFX/B Notebook which comes with a NVIDIA GeForce GT 230M GPU. Today when I wanted to use the Parallel Computing Toolbox 6.6 of MATLAB R2015a, I found that it's better to ...
0
votes
1answer
68 views

Windows 8.1 flickering Black Screen after update, without safe mode

I think I will pull my hair out of my head before I'll solve this problem. I decided to do an Update in my Windows 8.1, cause it wasn't updated a year already, and cause of some problems that I had ...
0
votes
2answers
50 views

AERO can i have it?

Can i have aero on this graphic card . does it support aero on windows 7 ASUS V9570/TD (nVIDIA Geforce FX5700) 256 MB Please if someone knows are nVIDIA GEforce FX5700 or ASUS V9570/TD Supports aero ...
1
vote
0answers
21 views

Terminal lines intermittently invisible or corrupt on Ubuntu 12.04

I am running gnome-terminal under Ubuntu 12.04 and I have a weird problem that I haven't managed to find any info on. Whenever I type a command, the resulting output is frequently - but not always - ...
0
votes
1answer
78 views

Where Can I get windows XP drivers for ASUS X551C?

I have tried to get windows xp drivers for my Asus X551C laptop. I couldnt get right driver for display to adjust its brightness. I tried to install audio , chipset and networking from some where in ...
0
votes
0answers
27 views

Updating video drivers causing problems in Hyper-V

I'm running Mint KDE on a hyper-v virtual machine. My video drivers (AMD 7970) updated today, and after that happened I started running into problems. I believe the driver update is causing Plasma to ...
0
votes
0answers
69 views

GTX 780, nvlddmkm error

Okay, so, the nvlddmkm error is consistent on my GPU. I tried a lot but today I just get freezes without even a Display Crash message from Windows. It used to give me a lot of 'Display driver has ...
1
vote
1answer
576 views

Intel NUC6i3 Skylake with Windows 10 - Intel HD 520 Audio over HDMI Fails

I recently got my Intel NUC6i3SYH. I already tested some other NUC like PCs and the NUC5i3RYH without any issues. The system runs fine except one bug which somehow is connected to the Intel HD 520 ...
1
vote
1answer
41 views

Which drivers should I install?

I have HP Compaq Elite 8200 Small Form Factor desktop PC with Windows 7 64-bit. I can download drivers for my PC on HP website but cannot decide which one is appropriate one. I know that there are ...
-1
votes
1answer
157 views

Device Power State Failure, Windows 10

Basically, I got a new laptop from ASUS, the N551JW. It's a great device all around, but sometimes, I get a BSOD (Device Power State Failure). I have hunch it's the graphics card driver, because it ...
1
vote
0answers
68 views

Configure graphics driver for Arch Linux on Lenovo Z710

I want to configure my graphics card driver on Lenovo Z710, because my laptop is overheating. On Ubuntu I installed bumblebee and other stuff, but my system crashed; this time I want to avoid this. ...
-1
votes
1answer
223 views

Windows Using Wrong Display Driver

I'm having a problem with my Windows 10 Asus laptop. I think a recent Windows update might have caused a bit of a problem. Previously, before the update, I was using an Intel Display Driver. However, ...
0
votes
1answer
95 views

Windows 10 improved my GPU

From what I saw number of drivers provided by Windows Update vastly improved. My question is why? More interesting fact is that my 6 years old Ati Radeon HD 4770 has new drivers provided by Windows ...
6
votes
4answers
2k views

Monitor not displaying native resolution

Problem After updating my graphics driver to the latest version from NVIDIA (downloaded direct, not using Windows Update), my third monitor which is an Acer V226WL is not displaying the proper and ...
0
votes
0answers
23 views

Windows 7 doesn't always recognize my nvidia geforce

Weird behaviour I have on my Windows 7 machine with my GeForce GTX 260: The card is recognized as standard vga adapter on every second boot. I usually have to unplug the card and restart the machine ...
0
votes
1answer
64 views

Unable to Install Drivers or GTX Experience

Computer Type: Desktop - ASUS M52BC_M32BC GPU: SKU: 574228 2 GB GDDR5 Overclocked Not in SLI CPU: AMD FX-4300 Quad Core, not overclocked Motherboard: Provide the model number. RAM: Model# ...
1
vote
0answers
122 views

The option to disallow automatic driver installation in windows 10 does not in fact work

I have an older laptop (Asus B53J) with "fixed" switchable graphics (i.e. only one can be active at a time. And I installed windows 10 on it which turned out to be a mistake. The reason being that ...
0
votes
2answers
87 views

Lenovo W530 with Quadro K2000M screen changes contrast drastically when switching to dark application

I have Lenovo W530 with Windows 8.1, and it has that annoying feature which changes contrast depending on colors of application (both on battery and AC). I've found that this is quite common on Intel ...
1
vote
0answers
400 views

Display Driver + Firefox/IE/Edge + Windows 10 = Constant Freeze-Ups?

Okay, so I just bought an Asus K501UX laptop with an i7 processor and a NVIDIA graphics card. Well, actually, I bought two of them, but the first one had to be returned. But they both have the same ...
0
votes
0answers
61 views

vboxdrv service messes up graphics on linux host

My setup: Linux Mint 17.2 on Dell Latitude E7240 (Intel Huswell-ULT integrated graphics - 4210 family). VirtualBox 5.0 installed from the Oracle repository. VirtualBox kernel drivers installed using ...
-2
votes
1answer
2k views

Need Intel Core 2 Duo E7500 drivers

I can't find the drivers of my processor which is Intel Core 2 Duo E7500. I have searched almost the whole internet I can't find the appropriate drivers for my processor. Please help me.
-2
votes
1answer
81 views

Display driver stopped responding and was recovered

Yes, that famous popup... I tried a lot of things, nothing helped. In the end I figured out that it was a problem with my vram, for some reason if it goes above 2gb vram it stops responding(Prob when ...
0
votes
1answer
847 views

loadlibrary failed with error 1114

Yesterday i upgraded my OS Windows 7 to Windows 10. When i try to run Android project, which created with LibGDX framework, at desktop mode Java throw LoadLibrary error. Run scf scannow command at cmd....
0
votes
1answer
76 views

Did my NVIDIA card permanently break by itself? Or can I fix it?

I believe this occurred after an Intel HD Graphics driver update, but I'm not sure. However, I noticed a few days ago that my NVIDIA graphics card wasn't working. I tried doing everything I could: I ...
0
votes
1answer
102 views

Intel hd graphics driver

I am trying to update my Intel had 4600 graphics driver to the newest version but in the middle of it updating, the screen starts to flash every color rapidly. Once I force restart my computer, it ...
1
vote
0answers
34 views

Custom built computer with ASUS R9 290 GPU will not install video drivers without crashing

I have a custom built computer with an ASUS R9 290, an ASUS Maximus VI Hero motherboard, and an an Intel Core i7 4770K running Windows 8.1 64-bit. Recently I decided to wipe all my data to “start ...
0
votes
1answer
102 views

Not able to connect 3rd monitor via HDMI to VGA connector

I am using Windows 7 and NVdia g610 basic graphics card. I have connected 2 monitors using VGA and DVI respectively. Now I have connected 3rd monitor using HDMI to VGA connector. As soon as I had ...
1
vote
2answers
766 views

Windows 8.1 doesn't recognize my graphics card

I have purchased Monitor is a Dell S2240L 21.5 inch LED Backlit LCD Monitor Max resolution 1920 x 1080 pixels, HDMI with mother board Gigabyte GA-78LMT-USB3 Motherboard and processor AMD FX 8350 AMD ...
0
votes
0answers
108 views

Windows 10 Graphics card and file explorer not working

I've recently upgraded to windows 10 from windows 7. My laptop is a few years old now but it should still work. Anyway, the 2 main problems are; I can't project the screen to my TV any more although I'...
0
votes
1answer
2k views

Display driver igfx stopped responding and has successfully recovered

The Control Panel's Power Options settings will put my laptop to sleep and then hibernate. This has been working for a year without a problem. Now, when I wake up my laptop, the machine will power ...
1
vote
1answer
349 views

How do I fix screen redraw in Windows 10?

I recently upgraded from Windows 8.1 to Windows 10. After upgrading, some applications do not redraw parts of their screen when needed. For example, the Chrome address bar does not redraw smoothly ...
0
votes
0answers
577 views

How to resolve error 0x80070103 when updating Nvidia drivers in Windows 10?

I updated my Windows 8 to 10 today. After updating my drivers, I got this error: NVIDIA driver update for NVIDIA GeForce GTX 750 Ti - Error 0x80070103 This is the thread I found about it, no ...
1
vote
1answer
813 views

How do I access safemode in windows 10 and reset the graphics driver, in an out of sync display?

My PC(HP pro 3500MT) was updated to windows 10, All I could see on the monitor is an out of sync error, probably due to an issue with the display driver. I have no access to the Shift + Restart or the ...
3
votes
2answers
32k views

Can't install nvidia driver on windows 10

I've installed Windows 10. Then I tried to install the driver for my nvidia card (gtx 750) but it failed. At first restart the resolution became really high (1920x1080) so it seemed like the driver ...
0
votes
1answer
2k views

Issue with Intel 3000 Driver and Windows 10 on Macbook Air

I have installed Windows 10 Technical Preview (10162). The installation went fine but after the installation, windows installs the Intel HD 3000 driver trough windows update and after that, the ...
0
votes
0answers
68 views

Downloading display driver for HP pavilion g4-1200tu

I have a HP Pavilion g4-1200tu Notebook PC running Windows 8.1. But I am not able to download the display driver for it. I tried HP support website but the driver listing page never stops loading. So ...
1
vote
1answer
171 views

Is it possible to restart a display driver? [duplicate]

Is it possibe to restart the display driver during a normal desktop session ? In the driver section of "Computer Management" there is no option. But possibly there is some tool or command line to ...
1
vote
1answer
411 views

AMD ATI driver - atikmdag.sys causing BSODs

For the past two years I've been having problems with ATI drivers on Win7. From what I can gather, it's caused by ATI drivers. I have AMD Radeon Sapphire HD 7750 Ultimate Edition 128-bit 1GB DDR5 ...