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Windows 7: Lost desktop display

27 Mar 2011   #1
Big Skip33

Windows 7 Home Premium Edition 64 bit
Lost desktop display

I just installed the Windows 7 64 bit upgrade from Windows Vista. When my desktop opens it is okay for a few minutes then it completely blanks out to a white screen. Sometimes I can access the task bar, but in the end I have to completely reboot the computer to get my desktop back. I went to processes and did not find any high usage of my CPU. I am completely stomped on this one!

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27 Mar 2011   #2

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Windows 7 64 Bit Home Premium SP1

Did you try installing the original Graphics driver for Windows 7 from the HP download site for your particular desktop?

Software & Driver Downloads HP Pavilion a6667c Desktop PC - HP Customer Care (United States - English)

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31 Mar 2011   #3
Big Skip33

Windows 7 Home Premium Edition 64 bit
Thank you

Thank you for your info. Sadly I uninstalled my Windows 7 software. I just did not like its format.
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31 Mar 2011   #4


After any major installation or upgrade its always a good idea to double check driver installation/updates. Save you a lot of grief in the long run
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