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Windows 7: Playing Battlefield 3 BSOD with 5870

02 Jul 2012   #1
Evi1twin

Windows 7 64
 
 
Playing Battlefield 3 BSOD with 5870

I have been playing BF3 with my newly updated 5870. Without any reason I get BSOD. No framerate drops or overheating. Also, I get screen tearing with just normal applications up. ex. Google Chrome, itunes ext.

Just some information on my system-

I7 920
3g ram
5870
WD 500g hardrive

Here is the error information:

Problem signature:
Problem Event Name: BlueScreen
OS Version: 6.1.7601.2.1.0.768.3
Locale ID: 1033

Additional information about the problem:
BCCode: 116
BCP1: FFFFFA80081EA4E0
BCP2: FFFFF880011A7768
BCP3: 0000000000000000
BCP4: 0000000000000002


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02 Jul 2012   #2
FredeGail

Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate: x64 (SP1)
 
 

Hello Evi1twin and welcome to Sevenforums.

To be able to analyse your dump, we'd need a little information. Follow the tutorial below, by that, we're able to dig into your crash problem, and hopefully do some conclusions.

http://www.sevenforums.com/crashes-d...tructions.html

Thank you,
Frederik.
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02 Jul 2012   #3
Evi1twin

Windows 7 64
 
 

I believe this is everything. The files are in the attachments. If there is anything else I need feel free to ask. Thanks!
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02 Jul 2012   #4
FredeGail

Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate: x64 (SP1)
 
 

Hello again Evi, thank you for the attachment!

BSOD Analyse

Graphic Driver

Your Graphic Driver has been pointed out. Let's do a clean install of your driver, without any left-over files. By that, we have a little procedure.

i) Make your way to ATI Drivers - Download NVIDIA Drivers
ii) Uninstall the one you currently have and all its extensions
iii) Download Driver Sweeper
iv) Get to safe mode (without network) and search for Driver Sweeper in your
v) Select all the ATI components and analyse them
vi) Clean them, head into Windows without internet and download the driver

Do not install the Catalyst Control Driver, only the Display Driver itself.

Code:
VIDEO_TDR_FAILURE (116)
Attempt to reset the display driver and recover from timeout failed.
Arguments:
Arg1: fffffa80081ea4e0, Optional pointer to internal TDR recovery context (TDR_RECOVERY_CONTEXT).
Arg2: fffff880011a7768, 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.
Best Regards,
Frederik.
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02 Jul 2012   #5
Evi1twin

Windows 7 64
 
 

At step 6, am I suppose to clean then restart and go into regular windows OS without internet? Also, I downloaded the 12.7 ATI beta driver. Is this all that I need? Sorry for all the questions. I would just prefer to do this correctly and not put my system in a worse state.
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02 Jul 2012   #6
FredeGail

Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate: x64 (SP1)
 
 

Only stupid people won't ask questions.

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Evi1twin View Post
At step 6, am I suppose to clean then restart and go into regular windows OS without internet?
That is true. The reason why we're avoiding to go online, is that Windows 7 will probably see that your Graphic Card needs the driver, and it'd install some old WHQL driver, and we'd need to start all over.

Quote:
Also, I downloaded the 12.7 ATI beta driver. Is this all that I need? Sorry for all the questions. I would just prefer to do this correctly and not put my system in a worse state.
I do not recommend the BETA Drivers. Download this one.

Just ask if you have any questions.

Best Regards,
Frederik.
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02 Jul 2012   #7
Evi1twin

Windows 7 64
 
 

Awesome! Should I go through this procedure every time I install a driver? It's no problem just wondering if it is the best method.
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02 Jul 2012   #8
Evi1twin

Windows 7 64
 
 

Okay, how do you start windows without Internet? I thought that was safe mode.
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02 Jul 2012   #9
FredeGail

Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate: x64 (SP1)
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Evi1twin View Post
Awesome! Should I go through this procedure every time I install a driver? It's no problem just wondering if it is the best method.
For Graphic Card drivers, Ethernet Drivers and so on, I do recommend it. Left-over files can be a bit of a player to deal with.

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Evi1twin View Post
Okay, how do you start windows without Internet? I thought that was safe mode.
When you're going from safe mode, to the normal Windows, you can either turn off the router, plug out the LAN cable if you're using LAN, configure Windows to forget the network while you're in safe mode.

Best Regards,
Frederik.
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02 Jul 2012   #10
Evi1twin

Windows 7 64
 
 

Awesome, soo when I'm installing the driver a window comes up with catalyst install manager. Do I follow through with this?
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