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NVIDIA Driver Helper Service, Version 344.11?

NVIDIA Driver Helper Service, Version 344.11 started running after i disabled Shield from Control Panel Admin Tools Service & i switched it to manual, It was previously automatic, but I did not ...
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Is it possible to replace the Surface RT NVIDIA 1.4 GHz Tegra 3 Processor with an Intel i5 or i7?

Tear down difficulty aside, is it possible to simply remove the NVIDIA 1.4 GHz Tegra 3 Processor in a Surface RT and replace it with an Intel i5 or i7? I admit I am not much of a hardware guy ...
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Graphics card compatiblity with windows 8

When I run certain games the error message: No suitable display modes were found Appears Background: I recently upgraded my computer to a Windows 8.1 HP Envy. The games installed fine. However ...
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GeForce Experience ignores taskbar on secondary monitors in Windows 8

NVIDIA's GeForce Experience program in a Windows 8/8.1 environments will ignore the taskbars on secondary monitors and fullscreen over the top of them, similar to how Windows 7 and prior didn't have ...
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Windows 8 Monitor System going nuts

I have a MicroDP port on my laptop and I use a MicroDP to DVI computer to use my monitor. Up to today, it worked just fine. However, it refuses to work anymore. The pictures attached are from BEFORE ...
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Nvidia driver crashes every time it is used

I just bought a new laptop (Asus N56JN-CN039H) with windows 8.1, once received I updated everything and played a game (borderlands 2). I don't remember exactly, but I think I updated the Nvidia ...
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Strange pixels showing up in programs

So I just got my new pc and I noticed that there are a lot of multicolored pixels all over certain programs like shown in the screenshot: This is on my brand new Asus rog g750jm-ds71. These pixels ...
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Changing which GPU outputs display

So right now I have a small (annoying) issue. I have dual NVidia 2-way SLI GTX 770's in my computer. I have the monitors plugged into the second GPU. The first GPU is in the PCIe 3.0/2.0_x16/x8_1 ...
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Computer Restarts on boot due to Graphics card timeout error

My Computer boots up to Windows 8 logo loading screen and restarts again. A message appears that my PC ran into a problem due to Video Card timeout error and then my PC restarts and its fine. ...
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Is GeForce GTX 660 compatible with a Dell Inspiron 660?

I am thinking about purchasing a GeForce GTX 660 graphics card for my Dell Inspiron 660 desktop computer, but I've never purchased a GFX card before, and I'm not sure if it is compatible with said ...
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NVIDIA Go 7400 Driver not working

I am unable to find graphics card drivers for my HP Pavilion dv5000. The graphics card is a NVIDIA Go 7400. The issue started after I upgraded to Windows 8. I have tried searching for the drivers ...
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Windows 8.1 Black Screen

I have a brand new desktop with a new SSD. So I installed my copy of Windows 8.1 on it and got it all done fine. When I first went to the desktop I thought to install a graphics card driver first. So ...
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How to start Windows 8 in safe mode because of funky nVidia driver

I bought myself a new laptop today (MSI GT70 Dragon Edition 2) with Windows 8 preinstalled. It came with a disk with all the drivers and stuff, installed them all. It rebooted fine after that, and ...
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Remote Desktop Graphics Card

So as most people know, when you use RDP to connect to your desktop, it disables the graphics card and uses generic CUDA. I don't want Windows to revert to using CUDA instead of the Graphics Card. I ...
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Calibrating Win8 touch with two touch screens in NVidia Mosaic mode

I have two touch screens that I have joined together into one display using NVidia Mosaic mode (in my case it is 3840x1080). I would like to use the two touch screens such that touch maps to the ...
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Windows 8 Nvidia 9800 gx2 unable to install driver

I have installed Windows 8 on a new PC that has been custom built. I has a PNY Nvidia 9800 gx2 graphics card, the systems also has a gigabyte 970A-DS3P motherboard with an AMD FX 8320 CPU and a 650 ...
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Windows 8 how to disable device

I have a problem. My notebook has two graphics card and one among them is not supported by NVidia now. When the new drivers are installed my notebook will not boot any more. I tried to delete drivers ...
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windows 7 and windows 8 works only first boot

I recently bought and installed a SanDisk Ultra Plus 128gb SSD to replace my old 1TB Western Digital, now my PC fails to boot the second time I start it up. I have tried a fresh install of Windows 7 ...
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When connecting laptop to TV via HDMI and opening any game resolution changes to 1080p

I want to play games in 1366x768 resolution since my TV is not full HD, but when I open any game it changes to 1920x1080 and the display does not look great. I have changed the resolution in the ...
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how to reinstall graphics driver

I uninstalled my graphics driver because of .dll errors. Now my laptop can't see my graphics card, it's not listed in the Device Manager. When I try to install another driver it says my laptop does ...
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169 views

which graphics card drivers should you install if you have two Nvidia graphics cards?

I have two graphics cards installed in one PC - an NVIDIA 7300 LE and NVIDIA 8400GS. The computer is not used for gaming, but they are used for a triple-monitor setup. I've went on the Nvidia site ...
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How to run Google Chrome with NVIDIA card (Optimus)?

How can I tell NVIDIA Optimus to always run Google Chrome on my NVIDIA (rather than Intel) card? The "Run with graphics processor: NVIDIA" option doesn't seem to have any effect, and NVIDIA for some ...
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GeForce GT 540M heating (and throttling)

I have a Sony Vaio laptop (VPC - F22L1E, sometimes listed as F22L1E/B), with a 1 GB GeForce GT 540M graphics card. The GPU heats from room temp. to about 55°C with just booting and surfing on the ...
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windows 7 64 bit : Nvidia optimus “hardware not found” error when installing driver

I have a Samsung NP550P5C-S03IN laptop. It came with a windows 8. Did a format and I installed windows 7 on my machine, installed drivers and right now I have a ready system with everything but I am ...
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Two-monitor setup often fails to be recognized by Windows

Setup: Two Samsung SyncMaster SA850 monitors. Nvidia GeForce GT 640 graphic card. Windows 8 64 bit. Issue: When leaving the office in the evening, I let Windows 8 run (all power saving settings ...
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443 views

Noisy GPU fan after standby resume

I have a GeForce GTX660 and a GTX8800 on my system. When I had Windows 7 they both were quiet a lot. Now after the upgrade to Windows 8 I notice the following: when system boots up the fans spin fast ...
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308 views

With Nvidia Optimus, which graphics adapter's control panel settings apply?

I just found out that I have both "Intel Graphics and Media Control Panel" and "NVidia Control Panel". How do these controls work together? I have an i7 with on-board graphics and a NVidia 650m. I ...
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What is the difference between the different nVidia Quadro drivers?

I have a nVidia Quadro FX 1700 graphics card and there are different drivers offered at the nVidia driver page: Quadro ODE Graphics Driver Quadro Performance Driver Quadro Partner Certified Driver ...
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Regularly re-appearing Intermittent 2s freezes (Intel i5, NVidia GF 670, Vertex4 SSD, Win8-64)

My system is as follows: CPU: Intel i5 GPU: NVidia GeForce GTX 670 SSD: OCZ Vertex 4 From time to time, usually after prolonged use, my computer starts freezing. It does not crash, nor freeze ...
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Dual Monitor random black spots

I have 2 monitors. First plugged into nVidia graphics card and second one into the on-board graphics card. Main (1st) monitor is working perfectly fine, but the other one has random black spots like ...
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Windows 8 won't run two NVIDIA cards simultaneously

I had a NVIDIA GeForce 6500 graphics card that was working great (I had one screen using the DVI and one using the S-Video), I just installed a new NVIDIA GeForce G210. The new card seems to work but ...
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Windows 8 Video / Audio Not in Sync

My windows 8 videos plays the video about 200ms before the audio. This happens for saved videos as well as youtube videos. What I have tried. Removed my graphics card. Update all drivers. Used ...
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W8 Compatible Gigabyte nVidia GeForce210, Not Working on W8

http://ca.gigabyte.com/products/product-page.aspx?pid=3964#ov (GV-N210SL-1GI) My computer is dual booting Windows 7(32 bit) and Windows 8(64 bit). I installed the above graphics card like normal ...
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How can I stop Windows 8 from installing nVidia software?

Windows 8 is installing NVIDIA's bloated driver software packages on start-up. A number of negative responses to this question have shown misunderstands about the differences between the core drivers ...
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Windows 8 screen glitches after upgrading NVIDIA GPU

In the beginning, I had a NVIDIA 9600GT graphics card, and Windows 8 was smoothly running on it. Then, I bought a GTX 650 Ti, and inserted it into my computer instead of the 9600gt. When I booted up ...
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Can I force my laptop to use NVIDIA instead of Intel?

I have a Dell N5110 laptop with integrated Nvidia GeForce GT 525M and an Intel HD Graphics 3000 card; My problem is the default card is the Intel one, and it provides a very bad performance with ...
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Using the Intel WIDI or Intel wireless display on the Toshiba X875-q7390

We are using a Toshiba Qosmio x875-q7390. We are attempting to use the Intel wireless display option on it. According to Intel and the Toshiba website it needs to use the Intel HD Graphics card. The ...
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704 views

Why is my computer SFOS-ing with KERNEL_SECURITY_CHECK_FAILURE?

I have a custom built computer with an Intel i7 chipset and an nVidia 560ti. Randomly, mostly when using Google Chrome and opening new tabs / playing videos, the computer decides to SFOS (Sad Face of ...
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PC can't boot. Strange flashing screen

I am running the Windows 8 64 bit consumer preview on a virtual drive on a Lenovo Thinkpad W510 that natively runs Windows 7 Ultimate. This has been working for about a month. It has been fine, ...
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Asus N55SF build-in screen not working after Windows update

Today Windows 8 (genuine version) performed a Windows update. At the time my laptop was plugged into an external Samsung TV via HDMI. After the installation of the update it asked me to reboot the ...
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Windows 8 screen flashes

I have a Windows 8 64 bit installation upgraded from a Windows 7 Ultimate installation, with an nVidia card and the latest signed drivers(306.97 as of this writing, a single bundle for both Windows 7 ...
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Enable accelerated OpenGL on Windows 8 with NVIDIA Quadro FX 1800M

I have a HP EliteBook 8540w with a NVIDIA Quadro FX 1800M graphics card. After installing Windows 8 (64-bit), the following graphics driver has been installed: NVIDIA Quadro FX 1800M (Microsoft ...
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Corrupt graphics during Windows 8 installation

So, I've prepared flash drive with Windows 8 Pro x64, booted from it (HDD was completely clean) and seeing something like this: Proceeding with installation this way, after first reboot display ...
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nVidia Driver keep crashing on Windows 8 [closed]

I have a little problem for about 2-3 weeks now. My nVidia driver crash. The screen comes blank, then one monitor works, the other one no. They flicker, my computer run a lot, like if it was writing ...
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Photoshop CS6 Nvidia Optimus issue

I am currently running Windows 8 on my computer. When I open Photoshop using the integrated graphics card it works fine however when I use my Nvidia graphics card I am unable to view the tabbed ...
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Does nvidia optimus work well with windows 8?

I have a laptop that is using the Nvidia ptimus graphics card switching technology. I am wondering if this will continue to work when I upgrade to Windows 8?
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Nvidia SLI Disabled on Windows 8. I installed thte Nvidia Windows 8 drivers

Details I recently upgraded to Windows 8 Enterprise trial. After installing, I downloaded the Nvidia Windows 8 x64 install package, and it installed fine. After rebooting I got a message stating that ...