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Forum: Graphic Cards 22 Nov 2013
Replies: 3
Views: 487
Posted By heatman323
"Display driver has stopped responding and has recovered"

I get that loads of times with an accompanying mini freeze which lasts anywhere from 2-4 seconds whenever I attempt to play Final Fantasy XIV. After multiple attempts at trying to fix these problems,...
Forum: General Discussion 21 Nov 2013
Replies: 7
Views: 434
Posted By heatman323
Okay tried the new GeForce r331 game ready driver...

Okay tried the new GeForce r331 game ready driver for laptops and it seems to have fixed it PARTIALLY. What happened was compared to the former driver that crashed upon logging into the game less...
Forum: General Discussion 21 Nov 2013
Replies: 7
Views: 434
Posted By heatman323
Downloaded it again and it lost the caution sign...

Downloaded it again and it lost the caution sign in the device manager, got to run Final Fantasy XIV but it crashed less than 15 seconds into logging in. Is it possible that its the game that affects...
Forum: General Discussion 21 Nov 2013
Replies: 7
Views: 434
Posted By heatman323
Nope, I didn't know what it is in device manager...

Nope, I didn't know what it is in device manager that I uninstalled if it was just the driver or the GPU as a whole, not really familiar on how GPU and its components work. And yes I have an Intel...
Forum: General Discussion 21 Nov 2013
Replies: 7
Views: 434
Posted By heatman323
Reinstalling something you uninstalled in device manager?

So I was looking some stuff up on how to solve the Code 43 on the NVIDIA gpu(with the caution sign) where you get "You are not currently using a display attached to an NVIDIA GPU" and read that if...
Forum: Graphic Cards 16 Nov 2013
Replies: 5
Views: 1,790
Posted By heatman323
Yep I'm always on Dynamic Graphics, and a good...

Yep I'm always on Dynamic Graphics, and a good guy just gave me a link to the Lenovo Windows 8 drivers, here's hoping control panel opens after I update it
Forum: Graphic Cards 14 Nov 2013
Replies: 5
Views: 1,790
Posted By heatman323
The only other option in the BIOS was UMA...

The only other option in the BIOS was UMA graphics though, didn't know if that was what I wanted so googled it and seems another guy with the same prob as mine also tried switching to UMA but it...
Forum: Graphic Cards 14 Nov 2013
Replies: 1
Views: 2,144
Posted By heatman323
"NVIDIA Display settings are not available."

"You are not currently using a display attached to an NVIDIA GPU."
That happens when I try to access the control panel.
What does this mean? Was I correct in assuming that my laptop wasnt using the...
Forum: Graphic Cards 14 Nov 2013
Replies: 5
Views: 1,790
Posted By heatman323
Laptop may not be using nVidia GPU, uses Intel instead?

So I came across a couple of threads about people having the same laptop as mine and saying theyre able to at least play Final Fantasy XIV A Realm Reborn on medium settings(not sure, think it was...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 14 Oct 2013
Replies: 3
Views: 2,642
Posted By heatman323
Thanks for replying maxie! Though I regret to say...

Thanks for replying maxie! Though I regret to say I already tried that as when I arrived on the last window I already had the option unchecked, as well as the other checkboxes. I tried it still and...
Forum: Browsers & Mail 13 Oct 2013
Replies: 3
Views: 2,642
Posted By heatman323
Google Chrome on initial startup takes too long to load

Hi, so after using google chrome for about a year and having no problems whatsoever, just today I encountered one where the initial startup takes a very long time about 10-15 minutes, and this is...
Forum: Graphic Cards 25 Sep 2013
Replies: 3
Views: 514
Posted By heatman323
Checked my version which matched the current,...

Checked my version which matched the current, still redownloaded anyway tho but it still appears with the caution icon unfortunately
Forum: Graphic Cards 25 Sep 2013
Replies: 3
Views: 514
Posted By heatman323
Graphics Card in Device Manager showing with Caution? ! in a triangle

recently tried to run skyrim but the only video card it seems to detect is the intel hd one. im hoping this only happens on skyrim, but i fear its one of the reasons ive been lagging quite a bit in...
Forum: General Discussion 14 Sep 2013
Replies: 4
Views: 467
Posted By heatman323
Oh okay. I think I'm running the factory pre...

Oh okay. I think I'm running the factory pre install which I'm assuming is some average stuff that comes with buying a laptop cause I haven't really modified or changed anything other than what I...
Forum: General Discussion 13 Sep 2013
Replies: 4
Views: 467
Posted By heatman323
Questions about stuff that require updates

Hi, so it's been a while since I last updated anything manually, I'm not sure if my laptop updates some of the stuff automatically cause back then when I had problems running Guild Wars 2 it turned...
Forum: Gaming 13 Sep 2013
Replies: 0
Views: 398
Posted By heatman323
Final Fantasy XIV ARR, anyone know if my specs are good enough

Hoping to play FF XIV ARR but im not sure if my specs are good enough to run it. gw2 can go medium settings but only when im alone and with not much players around, perfectly playable in low though
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 16 Oct 2012
Replies: 40
Views: 2,449
Posted By heatman323
It won't update... something to do with the...

It won't update...
something to do with the restore point?
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 16 Oct 2012
Replies: 40
Views: 2,449
Posted By heatman323
I hope that was all for Dave. I didn't understand...

I hope that was all for Dave. I didn't understand a single thing.:(
Thanks for reaching out though guys, appreciate it VERY, VERY much.

edit : btw, I just used my restore point as ver. 306.97 of...
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 16 Oct 2012
Replies: 4
Views: 923
Posted By heatman323
Furmark test? Hardware um... compatible with each...

Furmark test? Hardware um... compatible with each other? RMA?
Well...
I just used the restore point as suggested by dave/britton/mars I cant remember, cause as the feedback said, ver. 306.97 had...
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 16 Oct 2012
Replies: 4
Views: 923
Posted By heatman323
Yes, I was. Unfortunately the Nvidia link to...

Yes, I was.
Unfortunately the Nvidia link to its forums is broken I think?
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 16 Oct 2012
Replies: 4
Views: 923
Posted By heatman323
It's from my other post in Maintenance and...

It's from my other post in Maintenance and Performance.
Thank you koolkat77
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 16 Oct 2012
Replies: 40
Views: 2,449
Posted By heatman323
Got it! And as expected, no crash/BSOD/flashing...

Got it! And as expected, no crash/BSOD/flashing screen, just the unresponsive GW2 window. Am about to try TF2 to see if I'll still have crashes. Slight improvement but I'll take it! Hope to fix it to...
Forum: Performance & Maintenance 16 Oct 2012
Replies: 40
Views: 2,449
Posted By heatman323
Thank you Dave and mars. I have a question btw,...

Thank you Dave and mars. I have a question btw, I've done some googling and was wondering if these steps will work : Handling "nvlddmkm.sys" Crash...
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 16 Oct 2012
Replies: 4
Views: 923
Posted By heatman323
Before I downloaded GW2, I used to play lots of...

Before I downloaded GW2, I used to play lots of Steam MMO's for hours on end especially on weekends, namely TF2 and C9. They crashed or "hung" / froze, but never BSOD's, and only rarely did the...
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 15 Oct 2012
Replies: 4
Views: 923
Posted By heatman323
BSOD playing Guild Wars 2, error 0x00000116

I don't really know what the problem is, I just bought my laptop 2-3 weeks ago. If anybody can reach out, it would be thoroughly appreciated.

Edit : Oh, and yes, my graphic driver is outdated as I...
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