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: Windows freeze and crash at log in if Nvidia drivers are present!

03 Dec 2011   #21
CrashingNvidia

64 bit Home Premium
 
 

I updated the drivers, and unfortunately it still freezes on the "starting windows"..
I'm pretty sure it can't be a driver problem, since the same driver works fine if the 570 is in the pci x4 slot, or the 260 in the x16.
Appreciate any ideas, as im totally confused by it. Also i don't think it's relevant, but it might be: i'm running windows from an ssd and a hard drive for everything else.
Thanks for the help writhziden, as well as JMH and zigzag3143.


My System SpecsSystem Spec
.
03 Dec 2011   #22
writhziden

Windows 7 Home Premium 64 Bit
 
 

I am also confused by it. It is odd that a good card would cause BSOD when it also does not seem like a Motherboard issue. I agree that the 260 working in the same slot means the slot is probably good. Is there anything different in how the 570 is configured through the nVidia utility?
My System SpecsSystem Spec
03 Dec 2011   #23
writhziden

Windows 7 Home Premium 64 Bit
 
 

The only other thing I can suggest is try changing around any display/graphics settings in BIOS; maybe something is not configured correctly for that particular GPU. If a setting does not work, reset the BIOS to default settings.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
.

Reply

 Windows freeze and crash at log in if Nvidia drivers are present!




Thread Tools




Similar help and support threads
Thread Forum
Freeze Crash/Freeze Auto Restart r/t Hal.dll
Hey Admin, Only within the past week & a 1/2 that I have started to experience freeze crashes on the laptop. It usually only happens with online games/ YouTube/ or using MPC-HC for movies. I also use it for work and have to use Citrix. I updated my Flash player but still the freeze crashes...
BSOD Help and Support
PC wakes alone from sleep mode and nvidia drivers crash
Hi guys, i have a small problem with my pc which drives me crazy, im using windows 7 x64 ultimate the problems im experiencing is this : PC goes into sleep mode, only to wake randomly some time later, then it goes againt into sleep mode and wakes up again :P, second problem when i wake it sometimes...
BSOD Help and Support
BSOD 1st time crash/Recently updated Nvidia Drivers
Hello, If you could help with analyzing my files it would be greatly appreciated. I believe it may be related to my Nvidia drivers which were updated yesterday. I chose the "clean install" and everything seemed to be working perfectly. The issues I was having playing some games were resolved...
BSOD Help and Support
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
Windows freeze at start after installation of new nvidia drivers
Hi, I was running my pc for months fine with everything working fine, I am playing mafia 2 but everything is in black and white and kinda of blurry, so I go to the nvidia website and download the lastest drivers for my video card, after I intall them, I reboot and windows freeze at the windows logo...
Graphic Cards


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 12:57.
Twitter Facebook Google+ Seven Forums iOS App Seven Forums Android App