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Windows 7: BSOD When Updating Nvidia Drives.

07 Mar 2016   #1
AtifAzim1995

Windows 7 64 Bit
 
 
BSOD When Updating Nvidia Drives.

Hey guys,

A new version for the Nvidia driver for my GTX970 came out today and i tried updating them.

Firstly what happened is the computer restarted and it went through chkdsk first. I am running two monitors and they were both flickering trying to display something. But i heard the start up sound and i logged in behind the black screens of the monitors and then a couple seconds later i got the BSOD and then the computer restarted.

I then went into safe mode and rolled back the driver but i then got a message saying it couldn't complete or something. So i restarted my computer and it started up and displayed everything perfect, just as normal.

I then went to try and re-install the new drivers again and the same thing happened and i just repeated everything i did before.

The computer is running just as normal while i'm typing this thread.

Any ideas to what exactly happened? Maybe a fault with the driver? Should i wait for the next driver update after this one before i update?

See the screenshot attached for the error codes and such

Thanks
Atif

BSOD When Updating Nvidia Drives.-capture.jpg




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07 Mar 2016   #2
pbcopter

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1, Windows 8.1 Pro x64, Windows 10 Pro x64
 
 

Disconnect the second monitor and then try installing again.

See here, many people are having this issue.

https://forums.geforce.com/default/t...sed-3-7-16-/1/
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07 Mar 2016   #3
AtifAzim1995

Windows 7 64 Bit
 
 

Ahh great stuff! Thanks a lot! .
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07 Mar 2016   #4
pbcopter

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1, Windows 8.1 Pro x64, Windows 10 Pro x64
 
 

You're welcome.
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