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BSOD, I think caused by the Nvidia Graphics Card

Q: BSOD, I think caused by the Nvidia Graphics Card

Hello everyone I own an Asus n jv notebook with a core i processor GB of RAM and two video cardsne integrated from Intel and one from Nvidia GT M I had some problems with powering it since the beginning and took it to the service On return on Ubuntu everything was fine but after reinstalling windows I have often Blue Screens I think this is because of the M graphic card because when it starts it has optimus so the dedicated card starts only when needed then the BSOD occurs I have windows Bit on installing I let him install the drivers from Windows update and I only installed the nvidia driver from the asus site ASUSTeK Computer Inc - Notebooks - ASUS N Jv Everything was fine for a couple of Card Graphics think I by caused BSOD, the Nvidia hours then suddenly the BSOD appeared or the system just froze I attached the files to spot the BSOD, I think caused by the Nvidia Graphics Card problem and want to thank you very much Best BSOD, I think caused by the Nvidia Graphics Card Regards Dan

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A: BSOD, I think caused by the Nvidia Graphics Card

Please go to Device Manager and see what devices have issues (I think it'll be your USB controller and your PCI controller). As such, please visit the Asus support website and download and install the motherboard/chipset drivers for your system.

There are 45 to 60 (or more) hotfixes available from Windows Update. Your system only has 2. Please visit Windows Update and get ALL the updates for your system.

2 of the BSOD's are STOP 0x116's and they point at your nVidia card/drivers. Please follow the troubleshooting advice at this link: STOP 0x116: VIDEO_TDR_ERROR troubleshooting not 100% certain, I suspect the ks.sys BSOD will be taken care of by Windows Update.

Your ATK Hotkey ATK0101 ACPI UTILITY Driver(atk64amd.sys) is from 2006, please update it from the Asus Support website.

BSOD BUGCHECK SUMMARY

Code:

Built by: 7600.16385.amd64fre.win7_rtm.090713-1255
Debug session time: Mon Sep 27 17:59:30.310 2010 (UTC - 4:00)
System Uptime: 0 days 0:21:10.480
*** WARNING: Unable to verify timestamp for nvlddmkm.sys
*** ERROR: Module load completed but symbols could not be loaded for nvlddmkm.sys
Probably caused by : nvlddmkm.sys ( nvlddmkm+11adf8 )
DEFAULT_BUCKET_ID: GRAPHICS_DRIVER_TDR_FAULT
BUGCHECK_STR: 0x116
PROCESS_NAME: System
Bugcheck code 00000116
Arguments fffffa80`042cb010 fffff880`0491adf8 00000000`00000000 00000000`00000002
??????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????``
Built by: 7600.16385.amd64fre.win7_rtm.090713-1255
Debug session time: Mon Sep 27 17:27:35.308 2010 (UTC - 4:00)
System Uptime: 0 days 0:00:32.853
Probably caused by : ks.sys ( ks!ValidAttributeList+f )
DEFAULT_BUCKET_ID: VISTA_DRIVER_FAULT
BUGCHECK_STR: 0x3B
PROCESS_NAME: audiodg.exe
Bugcheck code 0000003B
Arguments 00000000`c0000005 fffff880`05675c13 fffff880`03858a30 00000000`00000000
??????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????``
Built by: 7600.16385.amd64fre.win7_rtm.090713-1255
Debug session time: Mon Sep 27 17:25:19.797 2010 (UTC - 4:00)
System Uptime: 0 days 0:02:23.342
*** WARNING: Unable to verify timestamp for nvlddmkm.sys
*** ERROR: Module load completed but symbols could not be loaded for nvlddmkm.sys
Probably caused by : nvlddmkm.sys ( nvlddmkm+11adf8 )
DEFAULT_BUCKET_ID: GRAPHICS_DRIVER_TDR_FAULT
BUGCHECK_STR: 0x116
PROCESS_NAME: System
Bugcheck code 00000116
Arguments fffffa80`059d94e0 fffff880`0491adf8 00000000`00000000 00000000`00000002
??????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????``

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So here's what happened My mom angry at my bad grades banged my laptop against the ground while it was on Later after getting it back from BSOD by caused Graphics probably Card her I noticed some problems with it First the outer casing is messed up I managed to kind of 'squeeze' the casing back into place Probably kind of hard to understand so I'm attaching images of the outside of my laptop Next I noticed something else My laptop screen would sometimes randomly turn black sometimes freezing for a split second before it does for a split second and reappear Then a message would appear on the bottom saying that my graphics card driver BSOD probably caused by Graphics Card or something like that failed and was restored This started happening more and more Next sometimes instead of my driver being recovered my laptop screen would turn black for a few seconds then I'd get a blue screen I forgot what the blue screen said but I remember it said something about failing to recover my graphics card or something like that Now my computer BSOD probably caused by Graphics Card won't even start up I always get a blue screen while it's starting up and even if it does start BSOD probably caused by Graphics Card up I get a blue screen shortly after it does I've got a screenshot of the blue screen I'll be attaching images of the casing and blue screen shortly My system specs Model Fujitsu AH G Windows Ultimate bit GB RAM Intel Core i - M CPU Ghz It's difficult to check my graphics card and sound card since I'm using safe mode but I know that I have a Nvidia GeForce M

A:BSOD probably caused by Graphics Card

Sorry posted in wrong section. I will repost this in BSOD forum. Delete this if you want.

Edit: nvm I'm an idiot. This is in the right section.

http://www.techsupportforum.com/forums/f299/bsod-probably-caused-by-graphics-card-846802.html
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I have been suffering from BSOD crashes for a while now and they seem to be really random. Sometimes my computer will give me BSOD on startup, can be several times in a row or just the once. Other times, my computer will have been on for a while and I will be in the middle of something when it crashes.
It seems to do it more often with the graphics card installed, hence my suspicions of there being something amiss there... I have uninstalled and reinstalled the card physically and done the same with the drivers. The drivers are up to date.
Can anyone help interpret the attached dump files and point me in the right direction?

Many thanks

Doug

A:BSOD caused by graphics card, or is there something else amiss?

If you are overclocking any hardware, please stop.







  
Quote: Originally Posted by Arc


As you are getting BSODs, you should stop overclocking and run all the hardware components like CPU, GPU and RAM to their default settings. Also set the BIOS to default, too.
How To Clear CMOS (Reset BIOS)



Code:
MaxSpeed: 3000
CurrentSpeed: 3151

Processor may be overclocked!
Expected Frequency: 3000
Actual Frequency: 3151
Overclock Ratio: 1.05033
Start with uninstalling AVG first, it contributes to blue screens.
Replace with Microsoft Security Essentials & the Free version of Malwarebytes, update and make full scans separately:Uninstallers (removal tools) for common antivirus software - ESET Knowledgebase

Microsoft Security Essentials - Microsoft Windows

Malwarebytes Free Do not start the trial version of MalwareBytes

You may also take a look at:Good & Free System Security CombinationReduce items at start up:Performing a Clean Startup in Windows 7

Add, or Remove Startup Programs in Windows 7
Antivirus software is basically whats just needed there.

Use the System File Checker tool and Run Disk Check: Repair Windows 7 System Files with System File Checker

Run Disk Check in Windows 7 for Bad Sectors & ErrorsMake scans with - TDSSKiller Rootkit Removal Utility Free Download | Kaspersky Lab US

Online Virus Scanner EsetAiChargerPlus.sys Mon Nov 8 12:48:26 2010
Asus Charger Driver [br] Likely BSOD cause (Uninstall with Free Revo Uninstaller)


   Note
Download and install Revo Uninstaller free from here: Download Revo Uninstaller FreewareOpt for "Advanced Mode" and uninstall the software (also delete the leftover registry entries).
Test and Diagnose RAM Issues with Memtest86+:RAM - Test with Memtest86+ Pay close attention to part 3 of the tutorial "If you have errors"


   Tip
Test the RAM with Memtest86+ for at least 7-10 passes. It may take up to 22 passes to find problems. Make sure to run it once after the system has been on for a few hours and is warm, and then also run it again when the system has been off for a few hours and is cold.



   Tip

If you have an SSD, make sure the following are up to date:
SSD firmware
BIOS Version
Chipset Drivers
Hard disk controller drivers/SATA drivers
If you have a Marvell IDE ATA/ATAPI device, make sure the drivers are up to date from the Intel site or Marvell site and not from your motherboard/vendor support site.


Thanks to Writhziden for the steps above.

Monitor hardware temperature with system monitoring software like Speccy or HWMonitor:
Piriform - Speccy

CPUID - HWMonitor For how to upload a screenshot or file, read here

Let us know the results.

BSOD SUMMARY:

Code:

Built by: 7601.18113.amd64fre.win7sp1_gdr.130318-1533
Debug session time: Wed Jul 24 16:41:41.707 2013 (UTC + 6:00)
System Uptime: 0 days 2:48:03.647
BugCheck FE, {8, 6, b, fffffa800ff072c0}
Probably caused by : usbhub.sys ( usbhub!UsbhHubProcessChangeWorker+ec )
BUGCHECK_STR: 0xFE
PROCESS_NAME: System
??????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????``
Built by: 7601.18113.amd64fre.win7sp1_gdr.130318-1533
Debug session time: Sat Jul 20 21:39:41.051 2013 (UTC + 6:00)
System Uptime: 0 days 0:52:06.222
BugCheck D1, {18, 5, 0, fffff88006a068c8}
Probably caused by : portcls.sys ( portcls!CInterruptSync::`scalar deleting destructor'+e4 )
BUGCHECK_STR: 0xD1
PROCESS_NAME: svchost.exe
??????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????``
Built by: 7601.18113.amd64fre.win7sp1_gdr.130318-1533
Debug session time: Sat Jul 20 20:46:03.505 2013 (UTC + 6:00)
System Uptime: 0 days 7:57:51.301
BugCheck 3D, {fffff80000b9bf60, 0, 0, fffff8800126678e}
Probably caused by : mv91xx.sys ( mv91xx+3178e )
BUGCHECK_STR: 0x3D
PROCESS_NAME: System
?????????????????????... Read more

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A:BSOD Caused Graphics Card to disappear from Device Manager

I'm having the same sort of problem mate, can't seem to find a solution either, but check out my thread anyway it could help.

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A:BSoD with nvidia GeForce GT 430 graphics card

Welcome to the forum.. If i got time tommorrow i'll peak at the bod.

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A:BSOD - Nvidia graphics card issue?

Hi Welcome to TSF

Download "hardware monitor"
CPUID - System & hardware benchmark, monitoring, reporting

to check your temps during idle and under load

Now pink lines showing up that could be hardware issue as well as some wires not plugged in properly but lets see

so your mini dump is pointing to

Quote:




Image path: \SystemRoot\system32\DRIVERS\nvlddmkm.sys
Image name: nvlddmkm.sys
Timestamp: Thu Oct 20 02:35:50 2011 (4E9FEB76)




Download "Driver sweeper"
install it
download latest drivers from Nvidia's website but not install them just save them to a folder
Boot into safe mode
Uninstall current video drivers using driver sweeper
Reboot
boot into safe mode again and install the video drivers
Reboot

Run driver verifier to see if it catches something (your system will run a lil slower) but use it as normal
http://www.techsupportforum.com/foru...ed-473665.html

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A:BSoD involving NVIDIA graphics card?

Code:
*******************************************************************************
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* Bugcheck Analysis *
* *
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Use !analyze -v to get detailed debugging information.

BugCheck 116, {fffffa800d07a010, fffff8800fa7cd1c, ffffffffc000009a, 4}

Unable to load image \SystemRoot\system32\DRIVERS\nvlddmkm.sys, Win32 error 0n2
*** WARNING: Unable to verify timestamp for nvlddmkm.sys
*** ERROR: Module load completed but symbols could not be loaded for nvlddmkm.sys
Probably caused by : nvlddmkm.sys ( nvlddmkm+98bd1c )

Followup: MachineOwner
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Code:
fffff880`0f0f1000 fffff880`0fd55000 nvlddmkm nvlddmkm.sys Tue May 20 00:08:44 2014 (537A8EFC)
As we can see your Graphics driver is up to date. However if we look at the Red error code: WIN32 0n2

This error means the file was not found.

Please uninstall all your Nvidia Drivers and reinstall them.

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A:New graphics card, BSOD when running nVidia monitor

God the sound working... But the secondary monitor still doesn't show up.

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A:Z400 Desktop - NVIDIA Graphics Card BSOD after Win 10

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A:Random BSOD after reinstalling nvidia graphics card

Also if its important or not but nothing in my system has been overclocked or tempered with.

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A:BSOD on Windows7 when opening programs that use nvidia graphics card

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A:Error Caused By Nvidia Graphics Driver - Xp Crashing

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A:Random restarts with AMD graphics card but not Nvidia graphics card

  
Quote: Originally Posted by cannotdisplay64


so i think ive narrowed it down to a driver error with amd and another driver with my new board, a damaged AMD card, a second dodgy power supply or something else that i haven't thought about or discovered yet.

Has anyone else had a similar problem or have any suggetions as im pretty much all out of ideas at this point and its starting to grind my gears that i cant use my expensive new computer as it should be. Any help is appreciated.

Joe

P.S. sorry about any spelling or punctuation mistakes made but Im very tired at the time of writing this and will be going to bed


The comparison you are making between GPU brands is pointless as a diagnostic. The MAIN difference I can see is that one card requires external power, and the other one does not. A proper diagnostic would be to test another GPU that requires external power.

I've heard that the specific PSU you bought will sometimes not power all the hardware it is supposed so.
People saying it could barely power a SSD, or even an extra fan.

My thoughts. Try using another PSU, try using a similar GPU. Use your old PSU and see if it still happens for starters.

http://www.sevenforums.com/graphic-cards/276583-random-restarts-amd-graphics-card-but-not-nvidia-graphics-card.html
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And i am assuming that it is the one causing my BSOD's?

Please help me on this one

A:BSOD caused by Nvidia Drivers?

Hi, almightynugget, and welcome to the forums.

Not sure how long you have been using Windows, but that service could very well indeed be the cause of your problems. So could about 100,0000 other things on your computer. Not sure really why you think a service is causing your problems. I am not trying to be snotty, but your assumption is way off base until you either provide us with more information as to *why* you think this is the cause, or else explain why you suspect a service in the first place.

Also, if you have tweaked services because you think you're getting a performance gain, untweak them and see if the problem disappears...and I ma *dead* serious about that - tweaking Vista services is a bad bad idea unless you are 100% positive that the services you have tweaked are not dependent upon / being depended upon by something else.

To help trouble shoot, first of all, we need your hardware specs, and also the driver version you are using for your video card.

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It did not want to go to to XP unless booted in safe mode.

Borrowed a friends old X1300 and it works. So definately a graphics card problem

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Just wondering what could have caused it.

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Thanks!
 

A:Graphics card broken- what may have caused it?

Could be a number of things. Could be heat, could be lack of power, could be overclocking, could be an internal failure of the card - electronics like everything else will fail at some point.
 

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A:My Xp Pro Just Crashes Caused By Graphics Card?

You video adapter is an ATI Radeon 9200 Pro. You can find the driver vesrion number in the Device Manager:Hold the Windows logo key down and press Pause-Break. Select the Hardware tab. Click the Device Manager button. Click the plus sign to the left of the item Display Adapters. Double-click the Radeon 9200 entry. Click the Driver tab. Note the Driver Version number and date. You will compare this to the latest driver available from the ATI web site.The driver installation package can be found here. Drill down into Windows XP Drivers and Software > Radeon > Catalyst 6.5 for Windows XP > Low Speed (Dialup) - Display Driver Only - Download

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A:BSOD caused by NVIDIA GeForce driver

It may not be the driver issue only, but as you are having this thought, let us try to have a closer look.

Uninstall your installed display driver using DDU.

Then download the driver 347.09 WHQL ....
Follow NVIDIA Drivers - Avoid Problems to install the driver.

Let us know for any further BSOD. More troubleshooting may be needed depending to the situation.
____________________________________________

Code:
*******************************************************************************
* *
* Bugcheck Analysis *
* *
*******************************************************************************

Use !analyze -v to get detailed debugging information.

BugCheck 116, {fffffa8007d15010, fffff88004015008, ffffffffc000009a, 4}

Unable to load image \SystemRoot\system32\DRIVERS\nvkflt.sys, Win32 error 0n2
*** WARNING: Unable to verify timestamp for nvkflt.sys
*** ERROR: Module load completed but symbols could not be loaded for nvkflt.sys
Probably caused by : nvkflt.sys ( nvkflt+15008 )

Followup: MachineOwner
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7: kd> !analyze -v
*******************************************************************************
* *
* Bugcheck Analysis *
* *
*******************************************************************************

VIDEO_TDR_FAILURE (116)
Attempt to reset the display driver and recover from timeout failed.
Arguments:
Arg1: fffffa8007d15010, Optional pointer to internal TDR recovery context (TDR_RECOVERY_CONTEXT).
Arg2: fffff88004015008, The pointer into responsible device driver module (e.g. owner tag).
Arg3: ffffffffc000009a, Optional error code (NTSTATUS) of the last failed operation.
Arg4: 0000000000000004, Optional internal context dependent data.

Debugging Details:
------------------
FAULTING_IP:
nvkflt+15008
fffff880`04015008 4c8bc1 mov r8,rcx

DEFAULT_BUCKET_ID: GRAPHICS_DRIVER_TDR_FAULT

CUSTOMER_CRASH_COUNT: 1

BUGCHECK_STR: 0x116

PROCESS_NAME: System

CURRENT_IRQL: 0

ANALYSIS_VERSION: 6.3.9600.17237 (debuggers(dbg).140716-0327) amd64fre

STACK_TEXT:
fffff880`081b4a48 fffff880`0487a134 : 00000000`00000116 fffffa80`07d15010 fffff880`04015008 ffffffff`c000009a : nt!KeBugCheckEx
fffff880`081b4a50 fffff880`0484d867 : fffff880`04015008 fffffa80`0ba64000 00000000`00000000 ffffffff`c000009a : dxgkrnl!TdrBugcheckOnTimeout+0xec
fffff880`081b4a90 fffff880`04879f43 : fffffa80`ffffd846 ffffffff`fffe7960 fffffa80`07d15010 00000000`00000000 : dxgkrnl!DXGADAPTER::Reset+0x2a3
fffff880`081b4b40 fffff880`0494a03d : fffffa80`0783e350 00000000`00000080 00000000`00000000 fffffa80`0baf1410 : dxgkrnl!TdrResetFromTimeout+0x23
fffff880`081b4bc0 fffff800`0376373a : 00000000`028f2833 fffffa80`0bb15760 fffffa80`06fa1b30 fffffa80`0bb15760 : dxgmms1!VidSchiWorkerThread+0x101
fffff880`081b4c00 fffff800`034b88e6 : fffff880`03490180 fffffa80`0bb15760 fffff880`0349b0c0 00000000`00000000 : nt!PspSystemThreadStartup+0x5a
fffff880`081b4c40 00000000`00000000 : 00000000`00000000 00000000`00000000 00000000`00000000 00000000`00000000 : nt!KxStartSystemThread+0x16
STACK_COMMAND: .bugcheck ; kb

FOLLOWUP_IP:
nvkflt+15008
fffff880`04015008 4c8bc1 mov r8,rcx

SYMBOL_NAME: nvkflt+15008

FOLLOWUP_NAME: MachineOwner

MODULE_NAME: nvkflt

IMAGE_NAME: nvkflt.sys

DEBUG_FLR_IMAGE_TIMESTAMP: 548be10d

FAILURE_BUCKET_ID: X64_0x116_IMAGE_nvkflt.sys

BUCKET_ID: X64_0x116_IMAGE_nvkflt.sys

ANALYSIS_SOURCE: KM

FAILURE_ID_HASH_STRING: km:x64_0x116_image_nvkflt.sys

FAILURE_ID_HASH: {35448253-45f4-f185-4686-3b8316dfb174}

Followup: MachineOwner
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7: kd> lmvm nvkflt
start ... Read more

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A:BSOD possibly caused by new NVIDIA driver. Not sure what to do.

Try this first:
Go to the nVidia website and download the most recent WQHL driver for your video card.
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A:BSOD 0x116 caused by dxgkrnl.sys+5d134 Nvidia Optimus

Hello, mrAfi and welcome to Sevenforums. I will see if I can be of any help. Could you tell me if that model uses Optimus technology? Does it switch between the on board graphics and the Dedicated card? You had 1 dump file recently. all ther others were several months old. I looked at a few of the older dumps and they seemed to be the same as what you have now.

This is your recent dump file


Code:

VIDEO_TDR_FAILURE (116)
Attempt to reset the display driver and recover from timeout failed.
Arguments:
Arg1: fffffa8008d54010, Optional pointer to internal TDR recovery context (TDR_RECOVERY_CONTEXT).
Arg2: fffff8800f3bf4d4, The pointer into responsible device driver module (e.g. owner tag).
Arg3: 0000000000000000, Optional error code (NTSTATUS) of the last failed operation.
Arg4: 0000000000000002, Optional internal context dependent data.
A TDR failure (time delay and recovery) means the drivers crashed, but did not recover within the time allotted by Windows. So, Windows assumed a graphics failure and shut down to protect your computer. That is common with switchable graphics. This is your current driver.


Code:

nvlddmkm
start end module name
fffff880`0f221000 fffff880`0ffe3000 nvlddmkm T (no symbols)
Loaded symbol image file: nvlddmkm.sys
Image path: \SystemRoot\system32\DRIVERS\nvlddmkm.sys
Image name: nvlddmkm.sys
Timestamp: Tue May 15 02:35:36 2012 (4FB20748)
CheckSum: 00DA5E91
ImageSize: 00DC2000
Translations: 0000.04b0 0000.04e4 0409.04b0 0409.04e4
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You can also make sure you have the latest Direct X from here How to install the latest version of DirectX amd also make sure your Windows updates are current.

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Check your monitor cable connection
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A:BSOD caused by 3d graphics?

Hi

1. You can try to uninstall your display drivers via Control Panel -> Add/Remove Programs
Then download a new driver and reinstall. Depending on your graphics card you can download a new driver here: nVidia Drivers
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3. I also read on another forum that you can also try switching off Asus OSD and Splendid by going to Control Panel->Display-> Settings-> Advanced-> ASUS

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Hi,
Short and sweet Yes

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A:Better Nvidia Graphics card

Usually higher models would perform better than their predecessors but there can be positives and negatives with both.

For example:
ZOTAC GeForce GT 620 2GB DDR3
Clock rate - 700 MHz
Shader Clock - 1400 MHz
Memory Clock - 1066 MHz
Memory Size - 2GB
Memory Interface - 64-bit
Memory Type - DDR3

ZOTAC GeForce GT 630 1GB DDR3
Core clock - 810 MHz
Shader Clock - 1620 MHz
Memory Clock - 1333 MHz
Memory Size - 1GB
Memory Interface - 128-bit
Memory Type - DDR3

1. 630 has higher Clock speeds
2. 630 has bigger Memory Interface
3. Size of memory won't have much impact unless you're using a high resolution or multiple monitors

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So as you will see i think my GPU is fairly old but i would like to know if there was anyway to boost Perfomance

Here is the DxDiag Results

The Nvidia Control Panel



Also Would It be posssible to increase the dedictated Video Memory(i have checked the bios it is not there so dont tell me to check)
I would also like to know if you think this graphics card HERE is a good one for my PC Or This one im on a budget of about $80 to $90

A:Nvidia Graphics Card Help

You can not increase dedicated video memory, it is what it is. 512 MB

The system (motherboard) can share memory with the video card, my MSI shares 2 GB giving me a total of 4 GB of graphics memory.

Maybe save a little more money before you make a choice.

EVGA 02G-P4-2743-KR GeForce GT 740 Superclocked 2GB 128-Bit DDR3 PCI Express 3.0 Video Card - Newegg.com

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I am planning to get a new graphics card for new games such as Doom 3 and Halflife 2.

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Can anyone tell me which card is better and why?

What features does one have that the other doesn't?

I was thinking of either a Radeon 9800 Pro 128Mb, or a GeForceFX 5900TD 128Mb.

Thanks.
 

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A:Nvidia Graphics card

Nvidia only supplies chipsets. Since they don't build the graphics cards, they don't support them.

I would check with the manufacturer of your video card and try the drivers from them. Usually the manufacturers tweak the drivers a little specifically for their cards.
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/nvidia-graphics-card.101010/
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A:Going from ATI to Nvidia graphics card

Yes, I would suggest that you uninstall ATI drivers & Catalyst Control Center(and anything to do with ATI) prior to installing the new card. After that it's an easy switch, install the graphics card, the latest Nvidia drivers, sofware & utilities, and you're good to go.

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it then goes back to 8bit.
Have taken the card out checked the contacts made sure everything is secure but it still happens on re-start
Has anyone any ideas what could be the problem do i need a new graphics card it about two years old
 

A:nvidia graphics card

Sounds more like a driver issue. Have you uninstalled and installed the latest video driers for the card?

Latest driver can be found here: http://www.nvidia.com/page/drivers.html
Which appears to be done at this very moment.

You can try this site for the drivers: http://downloads.guru3d.com/download.php?det=1715

Make sure you use Add or Remove Programs to uninstall the current video drivers.
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/nvidia-graphics-card.615659/
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Cheers
 

A:What Nvidia Graphics Card

First of all, what graphics slot has your motherboard got, AGP, PCIe or PCI.
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/what-nvidia-graphics-card.631726/
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A:Windows 7/ nvidia graphics card

Also i Found this solution from Larry D. Lawerence but the problem is that windows have a preconfigure driver for my nvidia 9800gtx graphics card so everytime i uninstall the drive/restart my pc it automatically installs the driver
1. Control Panel=>Windows Update=>Change Settings=>"Download updates but let me choose whether to install them".
2. Download the latest driver for your card from the nvidia website.
3. Go to Device Manager, select your display adaptor, and uninstall it, choose to also delete drivers when prompted.
4. Reboot computer into safe mode by pressing f8 when the computer boots, when prompted to install new display driver choose "never install a driver for this device"
5. Navigate to c:\windows\system32\drivers\ and rename the file nvlddmkm.sys to nvlddmkm_old.sys. Take note of the date of this file
6. Navigate to c:\windows\system32 and rename any other file of the same date as nvlddmkm.sys which begins with the letters 'nv'
For example:
nvcplui.exe becomes nvcplui_old.exe
nvd3dumx.dll becomes nvd3dumx_old.exe
etc..etc..etc..Repeat for all files with the same date as the file you found in step 5, they begin with the letters 'nv'
If it is too tedious to rename all the files, you can simply move them to a different folder.
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6a. For 64bit Vista / 7, repeat step 6 in c:\windows\sysWOW64
7. Reboot to normal Windows, if prompted again to install a driver choose "never install a driver for this device.
8. Install the driver which you downloaded from the nvidia website.

http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/414383/windows-7-nvidia-graphics-card/
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So do you think it's good, and if so which graphics level (Low, Medium, High, Very High) do you think I'd be able to run it on?

Thanks,
-G

P.S:
Here are my current system specs.

Intel Core i5 3330 @ 3.00GHz
Microsoft Windows 8 64-bit
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A:Nvidia graphics card troubleshoot.

Check to ensure that Windows 10 did not update itself before this happened. You may be able to resolve the issue by using  Windows System Restore.  Choose a restore checkpoint dated before this began.  Windows System Restore is completely reversible and will not delete your data.

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A:Nvidia Graphics Card not recognized

Oh the "Hasee" website address is this - you can see the list of drivers on the very bottom of this page.
http://www.hasee.com/cn/Qutong_Index.html?qutongindex=3&id=13&prodid=2065

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Ok so you know what i got, and the MSI Nvidia GeForce GTS 450 graphics card drivers will not work with my system. I think that it is Win 7 cause if i install it in my old desktop it works like a dream and it is running Win XP SP3, and there is no problems at all and I just completed a duel boot with a second hard drive on above system and running xp on it as well and it works fine with it. Any ideas how to make it work? If need more info just post

A:MSI Nvidia GeForce GTS 450 graphics card

I assume you are using the Windows 7 driver and not the XP driver on it,

NVIDIA DRIVERS 280.26 WHQL

might be better to go with the one previous as I haven't been seeing much in the way of good reports on the latest,

NVIDIA DRIVERS 275.33 WHQL

Also is this an untouched windows disk, or has it been modified in some way?

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A:BFG nvidia 8500 GT graphics card

The Blue, Red and Green cables are component video cards, capable of carrying a HD signal. The Red and White of the other cable are for the left and right audio channels, and the Yellow is composite video, good for non HD signals.

If you are trying to use the cables to connect the computer or the XBOX to a TV or to a monitor that has component or composite connections on the back of it then they will work with either device.

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A:Cannot change graphics card from Nvidia to AMD

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A:New Graphics card - Radeon vs nVidia

Do you have the latest drivers?

The 8600 is much worse.
 

http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/new-graphics-card-radeon-vs-nvidia.114511/
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A:Updating NVIDIA graphics card

Please check this page and check your model number again.

Is it actually one of these showing up instead?

Sony eSupport - Electronics

It would be very helpful to go to device manager, right click the video adapter, properties, details, change dropdown to hardware ids. Copy and paste what you find to here.

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A:Possible Nvidia graphics card issue

Did the system crash before SP1?. Try uninstalling it then if that doesn't work please read THIS and follow the instructions.
 

http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/possible-nvidia-graphics-card-issue.107483/
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A:How to upgrade to a new Nvidia graphics card.

mannyrd, try the steps here

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A:cannot install my nvidia graphics card

What drivers are you trying?

If Acer has customized the device ID for the nVidia graphics device, you might best try Acer's drivers:

Acer Support: Downloads & Support Documents - Notebook / Aspire / Aspire 5745G

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A:Nvidia Graphics Card Issue

Have you tried the drivers from Dell. Those are what you should be using not the ones from Windows xp (I never use windows drivers) nor those from Nvidia not for onboard graphics. (That is what the card installed is, right, onboard?)
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/nvidia-graphics-card-issue.310431/
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A:Nvidia graphics card will not work

Can you please tell me how you recognized that the card is not working?

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A:Need help with Nvidia 9800 GT graphics card

Try go to www.geforce.com website and under drivers go for automatic video card detection or something like that and choose your os. After that you'll have the latest graphic card driver for your card.
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Operating System: Windows 7 Ultimate, 64-bit (Service Pack 1)
DirectX version: 11.0
GPU processor: GeForce 210
Driver version: 301.42
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Core clock: 589 MHz
Shader clock: 1402 MHz
Memory clock: 625 MHz (1250 MHz data rate)
Memory interface: 32-bit
Total available graphics memory: 2303 MB
Dedicated video memory: 512 MB DDR3
System video memory: 0 MB
Shared system memory: 1791 MB
Video BIOS version: 70.18.5F.00.00
IRQ: 16
Bus: PCI Express x16
I cant tell if i have 1 gb graphics card or only 512 mb card.

A:Please tell me do i have 1 gb nvidia geforce 210 graphics card?

Download and install Speccy - System Information - Free Download .

Run it, and click thew "Graphics" on the left pane
It will provide all the necessary information.

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also forgot to mention I have a

ASUStek NARRA2
Nvidia Geforce 6150SE nForce 430
5632mbs of memory
AMD Athlon 64 X2 4400+ Processor

Not exactly sure about the psu, but I'll try to get that while I fiddle with my pc some more, I only know it's 780w.
 

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A:No display after new NVIDIA GT 730 (2GB) DDR 5 graphics card

Hi,
Was it sold and shipped by Amazon or from another vender ?

Every time you switch ports you have to change the monitor settings to that port

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Most were 750-850-1000w
But yea over kill for that card.
Does it need or have a pull for additional power to connect to it on the top rear ?
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A:Nvidia Graphics Card Not Being Detected

By any chance did you install the NVIDIA beta drivers? If so they are broken for the 8600GT right now (been documented EVERYWHERE)

The only way to fix it is to system restore back before the driver was installed OR a reinstall of Windows

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A:Graphics card issues, had Nvidia now have ATI

See if you can start in Safe Mode.
 

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A:Nvidia Graphics card problem

here i got the screenshot of wat the glitch looks like:

 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/nvidia-graphics-card-problem.538338/
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Try to install the drivers in safe mode

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A:Nvidia 7600 gt Graphics card Noise

What kind of noise? It's probably a fan bearing - most likely a failing fan. Not uncommon for it to die at a certain age. Consider replacing the cooling fan with an aftermarket one or purchasing a new graphics card.
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/nvidia-7600-gt-graphics-card-noise.888152/
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If the intel graphics is integrated into the motherboard,you
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I noticed you were in the UK so I took the liberty to check a UK site for you.

Palit GeForce 9800GT 1GB ?79.89 inc VAT
Gigabyte GeForce GT 240 512MB ?72.85 inc VAT

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A:[SOLVED] Nvidia graphics card and windows xp

You might have a look thru this:

http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=KB;EN-US;Q310126&

This one applies to 2K, but you might have a look since it refers to NVidia:

http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=KB;EN-US;q268467&
 

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sean.
 

A:Nvidia GeForce GTX 260M graphics card

The GTX 260M should have a DVI output. I think DVI to HDMI converters are available.
 

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A:Nvidia Graphics Card not working properly!!

you might be overheating if you said its starting to feel hot. Download Coretemp to check your CPU temps and download GPU temp to check the temp of your GPU.
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A:Will computer support an Nvidia GTX 770 graphics card?

Can you tell us your complete specs and what wattage your PSU is?

Thanks.

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I just installed Windows 7 Professional x64 yesterday, and It will not recognize my 512MB Nvidia GeForce 9600M GT hardware. Therefore I am unable to install any drivers, as it does not recognize the hardware at all. Is there a fix for this or will I have to wait until HP officially recognizes windows 7, and releases a guide?

A:Windows 7 Does Not Recognize my Nvidia Graphics Card

I did a search on the forums and found your solution -=> Here
Once you have downloaded the correct driver, go to the device manager, locate the display adapter, update driver and point to the new driver that you downloaded... Hope this helps..

http://www.sevenforums.com/graphic-cards/28045-windows-7-does-not-recognize-my-nvidia-graphics-card.html
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A:nvidia graphics card stress test

Nvidia ntune can overclock and test the settings automatically.
It also allows manual overclocking.
http://www.nvidia.com/object/ntune_5.05.54.00.html
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/nvidia-graphics-card-stress-test.883831/
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A:crashes with my nvidia graphics card driver

Just to be clear is this the driver you downloaded? NVIDIA DRIVERS 179.48 BETA
(this is the Windows 7 32 bit version so if you have 64 bit, it will be a different driver)

You've probably found this already but here is some more info from HP Finding Software and Drivers After Changing the Operating System to Windows 7 HP Pavilion dv2819nr Entertainment Notebook PC - HP technical support (Turkey - English)

If it is, can you get the dump files and maybe repost your question in the Crashes and Debugging forum? There are a lot of experts in there who will analyze your dump files for you and they can go from there

Also, make sure you add your FULL system specs so we know what we are looking at.

Here is the link to how to post a dump file http://www.sevenforums.com/crash-loc...d-problem.html

While your problem is related to the graphics card (and you rightly posted in here), it may help you out if you are getting crashes to get the files analyzed.

http://www.sevenforums.com/drivers/58229-crashes-my-nvidia-graphics-card-driver.html
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http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Desktop-Hardware-and-Upgrade-Questions/Attaching-a-new-Nvidia-Geforce-GT-710-graphics-card-to-HP/td-p/5800148
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Thanks NoA.
 

https://forums.techguy.org/threads/windows-7-nvidia-graphics-card-problem.919998/
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* ( I contacted both Nidia & Asus, but they're useless )
 
 

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A:My Graphics card ( Nvidia ) suddenly disappeared !! help

Hello - Please post a snapshot with Speccy for more system details -How to Publish a snapshot with Speccy <<--Follow Bleeping Computer Directions Here Extra - Is this causing your computer any problems at this time ?? Thank You -

http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/496697/my-graphics-card-nvidia-suddenly-disappeared-help/
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dear hp team, i have tring to the install all graphic driver but not supported. HP Pavilion 15-p001tx Notebook PC kindly provide me graphic driver asap. thanks & regards, jaspal singh 

A:Re: cannot update my nvidia graphics card in hp p001tx

JASS1 wrote:dear hp team, i have tring to the install all graphic driver but not supported. HP Pavilion 15-p001tx Notebook PC kindly provide me graphic driver asap. thanks & regards, jaspal singh That is difficult to do, considering that you have not helped yourself by telling us which operating system you need the driver for. That is an important bit of information. I will try to help you. The drivers that HP has supplied for your notebook are at the following URL at the suport portal for your notebook.http://support.hp.com/us-en/drivers/selfservice/HP-Pavilion-15-Notebook-PC-series/6936226/model/7132... Click on the operating system you want the drivers for and then click on the update button to see what is available.  

http://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Video-Display-and-Touch/Re-cannot-update-my-nvidia-graphics-card-in-hp-p001tx/td-p/5643948