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Windows 7: Video Hardware Error on Windows 7 Home

12 Jul 2015   #1

Windows 7 Home 64-Bit
Video Hardware Error on Windows 7 Home

Hello everyone, I would really appreciate your help with an annoying graphics problem I've been having. I'm no expert on computer error codes but I've been having video hardware errors recently with the following error codes after my PC crashes:

A problem with your video hardware caused Windows to stop working correctly.

Problem signature
Problem Event Name: LiveKernelEvent
OS Version: 6.1.7601.
Locale ID: 2057

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Extra information about the problem
BCCode: 117
BCP2: FFFFF88007DB019C
BCP3: 0000000000000000
BCP4: 0000000000000000
OS Version: 6_1_7601
Service Pack: 1_0
Product: 768_1

If anyone could help me as to what this issue could be, I would really appreciate it, thank you so much

My System SpecsSystem Spec
12 Jul 2015   #2
Mellon Head

Win 7 Pro x64/Win 10 Pro x64 dual boot

What is the physical nature of the problem? Do you get a blue screen? Does the screen go black? Does the PC reboot?
My System SpecsSystem Spec
14 Jul 2015   #3

W7 Pro x64 SP1 | W10 Pro IP x64 | W8.1 Pro x64 VM | Linux Mint VM

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by samsam2009 View Post
Extra information about the problem
BCCode: 117
BCP2: FFFFF88007DB019C
BCP3: 0000000000000000
BCP4: 0000000000000000
This is a VIDEO_TDR_ERROR if I remember correctly, I don't have my resources at hand at the moment. There are a fair few troubleshooting steps to try as it could be down to a number of possible problems. First and foremost can you follow the instructions in the link below please.

Blue Screen of Death (BSOD) Posting Instructions
My System SpecsSystem Spec


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