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Windows 7: How do I update win 7 drivers !


13 May 2012   #11
Punked Boyz

MS Windows 7 Ultimate 32-bit SP1
 
 

okay
will keep that in mind
great info
thank you !


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13 May 2012   #12
karlsnooks

MS Windows 7 Ultimate SP1 64-bit
 
 

Punked boyz,

KegofBeer's info re the time from mfg release to the driver being blessed by Microsoft is correct.

Go ahead and check the mfg's site for the very latest.
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13 May 2012   #13
JMH

Win 7 Ultimate 64-bit. SP1.
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Punked Boyz View Post
Actually i was facing BSOD,so i thought driver update would help.
IF you ARE having BSOD's please upload the DMP files.
We can analyze them & also check out your drivers...


We do need the DMP file as it contains the only record of the sequence of events leading up to the crash, what drivers were loaded, and what was responsible.

If you are overclocking STOP

You may be able to get the DMP files without crashing by booting into safe mode (F8) with networking.

To enable us to assist you with your computer's BSOD symptoms, upload the contents of your "\Windows\Minidump" folder.

The procedure:
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* Copy the contents of \Windows\Minidump to another (temporary) location somewhere on your machine.
* Zip up the copy.
* Attach the ZIP archive to your post using the "paperclip" (file attachments) button.
*If the files are too large please upload them to a file sharing service like "Rapidshare" and put a link to them in your reply.
To ensure minidumps are enabled:
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* Go to Start, in the Search Box type: sysdm.cpl, press Enter.
* Under the Advanced tab, click on the Startup and Recovery Settings... button.
* Ensure that Automatically restart is unchecked.
* Under the Write Debugging Information header select Small memory dump (256 kB) in the dropdown box (the 256kb varies).
* Ensure that the Small Dump Directory is listed as %systemroot%\Minidump.
* OK your way out.
* Reboot if changes have been made.
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14 May 2012   #14
Punked Boyz

MS Windows 7 Ultimate 32-bit SP1
 
 

i have made a seprate thread for dat

my problem was solved on sevenforums. kaspersky internet security was causing bsod,just uninstalled it, now pc is running fine
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14 May 2012   #15
seavixen32

Windows 7 Ultimate SP1 64-Bit
 
 

Pleased to hear it and thanks for the update.
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14 May 2012   #16
JMH

Win 7 Ultimate 64-bit. SP1.
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Punked Boyz View Post
i have made a seprate thread for dat

my problem was solved on sevenforums. kaspersky internet security was causing bsod,just uninstalled it, now pc is running fine
Good to hear.
Safe surfing!
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