Windows 7 Forums

Welcome to Windows 7 Forums. Our forum is dedicated to helping you find support and solutions for any problems regarding your Windows 7 PC be it Dell, HP, Acer, Asus or a custom build. We also provide an extensive Windows 7 tutorial section that covers a wide range of tips and tricks.


Windows 7: Critical error - No suitable graphics devices found

16 Apr 2013   #1
FrostyWinnipeg

Win 7 Ultimate x86
 
 
Critical error - No suitable graphics devices found

First of all, this problem is Vista related however VistaForums is being spam bombed by generic drugs and my posting is now way down on the list so I'm going to post it here too.

Trying to solve friends problem using TeamViewer as they are 1000 miles away.

He gets this message "Critical Error - No suitable graphics devices found" on some of the games in Vista. I'm talking about Solitaire and Mahjong. Inkball works.

Happened only recently so I suspected the Windows Updates of the past week and uninstalled them. No change.

I've uninstalled the graphics driver and had Windows download and reinstall it. Same thing. I've tried downloading the latest drivers from Nvidia but that fails on attempt(see http://img16.imageshack.us/img16/802...llerfailed.jpg).

Only seen couple references to the problem on the interweb. Some have solved it using System Restore but that is out as each one i try I get a "system restore did not complete successfully" , "transcient error" , 0x800423f3.

Someone suggested to remove and reinstall .NET 1.1 that is a no go.

Malwarebytes, Superantispyare and MSE all come up good.

Thoughts from the roundtable?


My System SpecsSystem Spec
.

16 Apr 2013   #2
Layback Bear

Windows 7 Pro. 64/SP-1
 
 

I have no great knowledge on this subject but I did find this from Microsoft that might help.

Backup Error: 0x800423F3 - Microsoft Community
My System SpecsSystem Spec
Reply

 Critical error - No suitable graphics devices found




Thread Tools





Similar help and support threads
Thread Forum
New USB devices - Driver not found error
Hi, I recently purchased a joystick for my pc, which meets all requirements necessary on my os. When i plugged in the USB, i recieved an error saying that the driver was not found, with a red cross next to it. I have tried to install the drivers directly from the joystick manufacturers website...
Drivers
Critical Error - No suitable graphics driver found.
Humph, not having a good day what with one thing and another... I changed my graphics card today, from Nvidia to ATI Radeon HD5450. Nothing special I know, just a budget card. I don't need anything posh on this computer. The reason I changed was to see if it would solve the BSOD's I have been...
Graphic Cards
Best suitable graphics card update for my computer
Hi Guys, I would like to upgrade my graphics card (mainly to play majority of the games(nothing specific)) This is my current configuration Intel core2 quad Q6600 @2.40Ghz Intel DG33FBC motherboard DDR2 RAM 8GB(2GB*4) @ 800Mhz Seagate 400GB SATA HDD GeForce 7300 SE/7200 GS 256mb...
Graphic Cards
Critical Drivers not found on Windows Start-up, but are really present
I have only one problem with my laptop and that is at the start-up. I open up my laptop, and what I see is that there are several drivers that Windows is searching for, but cannot find. So, as a pretty advanced user, I simply downloaded the required drivers and installed them. But when I...
Drivers
Which graphics card suitable for INTEL DG35EC
HI ppl, Im using intel DG35EC mother board with windows 7 OS. I already search for graphics card suitable for my board, as a result i desired Nvidia GeFore 9800 GT. But when i ask for this card in shop they told It's stopped selling and they said it's old model. I don't know which...
Graphic Cards
So and So has found a critical error
I believe everyone here knows those things that pop up or display a fake window in your internet browser saying there are critical errors and your computer needs to be scanned. I know never to click them and to get out ASAP, but they are very very annoying. I use Firefox with WOT and when I'm on...
System Security

Our Sites

Site Links

About Us

Find Us

Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 7" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 14:41.

Twitter Facebook Google+



Windows 7 Forums

Seven Forums Android App Seven Forums IOS App