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Windows 7: NVIDIA Graphics Drivers Stopped Responding

18 Jul 2011   #11


I'm running 275.33 and I've never had this error for a couple of years now. Was playing Bad Company 2 the other night and all of a sudden I was getting this every 10 minutes. Started playing another game, and same thing started happening, so I just did a full re-install and used Driver Sweeper in safe mode to clear everything. Not had the problem since then.

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18 Jul 2011   #12

W7 Ultimate SP1, LM18 MATE, W10IP VM, W10 Home, #All 64 bit
Don't mention NVIDIA ...

I'm always having trouble with my NVIDIA 8500 GT (regardless of the driver version).

It randomly:
  • Forgets the resolution settings.
  • Turns itself off & on.
My only consolation is that ATI cards are even worse (allegedly).

That's weird.
If I view this post when I'm not logged in, the word "d r i v e r" is missing.
When I log in and refresh the page, it reappears.
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