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downgraded from SLI, should I do anything special?

I used to have SLI GTX 670, due to some rethinking and not really needing that much power I sold off one of the cards. Everything has been working fine during games, but I get these random "Display ...
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1answer
73 views

Windows Display Manager slow down or error

My computer is running pretty good, but I get the feeling that the Display Manager (or whatever it's called in windows) is having a hard time. First, interaction with desktop items is slow and ...
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3answers
122 views

intel graphics accelerator drivers for windows 8 on windows 7?

Said "Display Driver has stopped responding and has recovered". My main issue with this is that it's a warning about a Windows 8 driver malfunctioning on my Windows 7 computer. Why would Windows do ...
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4answers
184 views

How is windows 7 able to recover from a driver crash?

I noticed that my brother's gaming PC running Windows 7 had a driver crash for his nvidia 690 video card, but the OS itself didn't crash, rather it claimed that it had recovered. I was curious how ...
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0answers
239 views

Very odd crashes with XFX Radeon HD 7770

I have been getting some very odd crashes recently with my new XFX Radeon HD 7770 graphics card. It runs Tribes: Ascend and Crysis at max settings perfectly well, but (it started doing this last week) ...
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162 views

Remove Windows Driver from Linux

I have a dual boot system with Win7 and Linux. After my install, Windows attempts to boot in safe mode but fails at a driver. It's the AMD video card driver. How do I uninstall a driver for Windows ...
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2answers
1k views

nVidia - Display driver stopped responding and has recovered

I keep getting this error of nVidia driver. So what it does basically first it freeze all windows then my monitor becomes black and if it recovers it gives me error message like u see in the url, if ...
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1answer
61 views

Graphics drivers malfunctioning

Today I found out that watching youtube videos in window mode 360p, my intel i7 2670qm is showing 10-12% usage. I am pretty concerned about it and I think it is because of intel integrated drivers. ...
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1answer
410 views

Change screen brightness via software end or without drivers?

Is there a software-end hack to let me adjust the brightness of Windows 7 even if the screen driver is malfunctioning? My brightness is all the way up and because I have some critical work files ...
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0answers
1k views

Windows 7 losing one of my displays after restart

I have an Intel DZ68BC motherboard with Intel HD graphics card using two monitors (on DVI and on HDMI » VGA). My friend asked me to test if his NVIDIA graphics card works well on my computer (at his ...
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1answer
170 views

How come when updating the display driver, a command line briefly shows

This is not a problem or anything I am struggling with. It's simply just making me curious. How come when updating my display driver, a blank command-line shows briefly, before the desktop shows up ...
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4answers
4k views

“Display driver stopped responding and has recovered” after computer is idle

Often when I leave my computer for a while (more than about 3 or 4 minutes, at a guess) the graphics driver will crash when I come back to it. The screen goes black for several seconds then comes back ...
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0answers
972 views

How can I force an Nvidia video driver reload on Windows 7?

There is some bug between my graphics card and my monitor that results in the latter not being detected sometimes when Windows is booting up. I could really use a way to force reload the display ...
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1answer
623 views

Display driver crash and restart when viewing PDF in Adobe Reader

I experience occationally (quite often, but not consistent) that the display driver crashes and restarts when I have a PDF open in Adobe Reader (version 9.4.5). My display is NVIDIA. I also have 2 ...