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Windows 7: BSOD Possible GPU Switching related

26 Dec 2011   #1
edd666999

7 x64 Ultimate
 
 
BSOD Possible GPU Switching related

bought an alienware m17x r3 last september, when i received it i fitted a SSD (re installed windows) and another 4gb ram.

Spec:

7 x64 Ultimate (originally with premium)
SSD + Slave Hdd
gtx560m


Machine will bluescreen when left alone for periods of time, not over heating, not under strain.

I had a feeling it was GPu related when the machine was trying to switch between the nvidia gpu and the intel gpu but cant be sure, i have tried both the Dell recommended drivers and the Manufacturer drivers.

I have attached requested dump files + health checks.

The health check shows 3 bluetooth devices not installed correctly (the issue occurred before these and i think they are related to my wireless keyboard/mouse)

Any help much appreciated.


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26 Dec 2011   #2
edd666999

7 x64 Ultimate
 
 

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