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Windows 7: BSOD Playing games only, nvlddmkm.sys error

23 Aug 2013   #1
cccattt

Windows 7 x64 Home Premium SP1
 
 
BSOD Playing games only, nvlddmkm.sys error

i ran who crashed and it told me this, I dont know what i need to do please help!


System Information (local)
computer name: DANGERCATS
windows version: Windows 7 Service Pack 1, 6.1, build: 7601
windows dir: C:\Windows
CPU: GenuineIntel Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-3820QM CPU @ 2.70GHz Intel586, level: 6
8 logical processors, active mask: 255
RAM: 17071542272 total
VM: 2147352576, free: 1904726016

Crash Dump Analysis
Crash dump directory: C:\Windows\Minidump

Crash dumps are enabled on your computer.
On Fri 8/23/2013 9:23:26 PM GMT your computer crashed
crash dump file: C:\Windows\Minidump\082313-34460-01.dmp
This was probably caused by the following module: nvlddmkm.sys (nvlddmkm+0x9336AC)
Bugcheck code: 0x116 (0xFFFFFA8014555010, 0xFFFFF88009BC46AC, 0xFFFFFFFFC000009A, 0x4)
Error: VIDEO_TDR_ERROR
file path: C:\Windows\system32\drivers\nvlddmkm.sys
product: NVIDIA Windows Kernel Mode Driver, Version 314.22
company: NVIDIA Corporation
description: NVIDIA Windows Kernel Mode Driver, Version 314.22
Bug check description: This indicates that an attempt to reset the display driver and recover from a timeout failed.
A third party driver was identified as the probable root cause of this system error. It is suggested you look for an update for the following driver: nvlddmkm.sys (NVIDIA Windows Kernel Mode Driver, Version 314.22 , NVIDIA Corporation).
Google query: NVIDIA Corporation VIDEO_TDR_ERROR

On Fri 8/23/2013 9:23:26 PM GMT your computer crashed
crash dump file: C:\Windows\memory.dmp
This was probably caused by the following module: nvlddmkm.sys (0xFFFFF88009BC46AC)
Bugcheck code: 0x116 (0xFFFFFA8014555010, 0xFFFFF88009BC46AC, 0xFFFFFFFFC000009A, 0x4)
Error: VIDEO_TDR_ERROR
file path: C:\Windows\system32\drivers\nvlddmkm.sys
product: NVIDIA Windows Kernel Mode Driver, Version 314.22
company: NVIDIA Corporation
description: NVIDIA Windows Kernel Mode Driver, Version 314.22
Bug check description: This indicates that an attempt to reset the display driver and recover from a timeout failed.
A third party driver was identified as the probable root cause of this system error. It is suggested you look for an update for the following driver: nvlddmkm.sys (NVIDIA Windows Kernel Mode Driver, Version 314.22 , NVIDIA Corporation).
Google query: NVIDIA Corporation VIDEO_TDR_ERROR

Conclusion
2 crash dumps have been found and analyzed. A third party driver has been identified to be causing system crashes on your computer. It is strongly suggested that you check for updates for these drivers on their company websites. Click on the links below to search with Google for updates for these drivers:

nvlddmkm.sys (NVIDIA Windows Kernel Mode Driver, Version 314.22 , NVIDIA Corporation)

If no updates for these drivers are available, try searching with Google on the names of these drivers in combination the errors that have been reported for these drivers and include the brand and model name of your computer as well in the query. This often yields interesting results from discussions from users who have been experiencing similar problems.


Read the topic general suggestions for troubleshooting system crashes for more information.

Note that it's not always possible to state with certainty whether a reported driver is actually responsible for crashing your system or that the root cause is in another module. Nonetheless it's suggested you look for updates for the products that these drivers belong to and regularly visit Windows update or enable automatic updates for Windows. In case a piece of malfunctioning hardware is causing trouble, a search with Google on the bug check errors together with the model name and brand of your computer may help you investigate this further.


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23 Aug 2013   #2
Golden
Microsoft MVP

Windows 7 Ult. x64
 
 

Code:
Bugcheck code: 0x116 (0xFFFFFA8014555010, 0xFFFFF88009BC46AC, 0xFFFFFFFFC000009A, 0x4)
Error: VIDEO_TDR_ERROR
file path: C:\Windows\system32\drivers\nvlddmkm.sys
product: NVIDIA Windows Kernel Mode Driver, Version 314.22 
company: NVIDIA Corporation
description: NVIDIA Windows Kernel Mode Driver, Version 314.22
Try updating your video card drivers directly from the NVidia site:
Drivers - Download NVIDIA Drivers

Uninstall the old drivers before installing updated ones:
http://www.nvidia.com/object/IO_13955.html
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25 Aug 2013   #3
cccattt

Windows 7 x64 Home Premium SP1
 
 

Ok i have tried that and no success any other suggestions??


also found this info on the dumps,


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

Extra information about the problem
BCCode: 116
BCP1: FFFFFA80155244E0
BCP2: FFFFF88009B364A8
BCP3: FFFFFFFFC000009A
BCP4: 0000000000000004
OS Version: 6_1_7601
Service Pack: 1_0
Product: 768_1
Bucket ID: X64_0x116_TdrBCR:4:C000009A_Tdr:2_IMAGE_nvlddmkm.sys
Server information: 31ab2945-e23e-4501-9637-119a8ee0289c
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26 Aug 2013   #4
Golden
Microsoft MVP

Windows 7 Ult. x64
 
 

Please upload the new .dmp files after having uninstalled and then reinstalled the latest Nvidia drivers.
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26 Aug 2013   #5
cccattt

Windows 7 x64 Home Premium SP1
 
 
New DMP file

here is the new crash dump analasys from whocrashed, with all nvidia updates for drivers installed


Crash Dump Analysis
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Crash dump directory: C:\Windows\Minidump

Crash dumps are enabled on your computer.

On Mon 8/26/2013 11:45:08 PM GMT your computer crashed
crash dump file: C:\Windows\Minidump\082613-18938-01.dmp
This was probably caused by the following module: nvlddmkm.sys (nvlddmkm+0x8ED700)
Bugcheck code: 0x116 (0xFFFFFA800CF274E0, 0xFFFFF88008D03700, 0xFFFFFFFFC000009A, 0x4)
Error: VIDEO_TDR_ERROR
file path: C:\Windows\system32\drivers\nvlddmkm.sys
product: NVIDIA Windows Kernel Mode Driver, Version 320.49
company: NVIDIA Corporation
description: NVIDIA Windows Kernel Mode Driver, Version 320.49
Bug check description: This indicates that an attempt to reset the display driver and recover from a timeout failed.
A third party driver was identified as the probable root cause of this system error. It is suggested you look for an update for the following driver: nvlddmkm.sys (NVIDIA Windows Kernel Mode Driver, Version 320.49 , NVIDIA Corporation).
Google query: NVIDIA Corporation VIDEO_TDR_ERROR
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26 Aug 2013   #6
cccattt

Windows 7 x64 Home Premium SP1
 
 

and tried this beta driver too, no success




Crash Dump Analysis
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Crash dump directory: C:\Windows\Minidump

Crash dumps are enabled on your computer.

On Tue 8/27/2013 12:41:24 AM GMT your computer crashed
crash dump file: C:\Windows\Minidump\082613-24757-01.dmp
This was probably caused by the following module: nvlddmkm.sys (nvlddmkm+0x8F06BC)
Bugcheck code: 0x116 (0xFFFFFA801001B4E0, 0xFFFFF88008D7B6BC, 0xFFFFFFFFC000009A, 0x4)
Error: VIDEO_TDR_ERROR
file path: C:\Windows\system32\drivers\nvlddmkm.sys
product: NVIDIA Windows Kernel Mode Driver, Version 326.80
company: NVIDIA Corporation
description: NVIDIA Windows Kernel Mode Driver, Version 326.80
Bug check description: This indicates that an attempt to reset the display driver and recover from a timeout failed.
A third party driver was identified as the probable root cause of this system error. It is suggested you look for an update for the following driver: nvlddmkm.sys (NVIDIA Windows Kernel Mode Driver, Version 326.80 , NVIDIA Corporation).
Google query: NVIDIA Corporation VIDEO_TDR_ERROR
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27 Aug 2013   #7
cccattt

Windows 7 x64 Home Premium SP1
 
 

here is the dmp. file
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30 Aug 2013   #8
TonyOB

Windows 7 Pro 64bit
 
 
One resolution

This very annoying bug has been resolved for me I think by unchecking the option to "use hardware acceleration when available) in Firefox>>Tools>>Options>>Advanced>>General (tab)>Browsing
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