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Windows 7: resolution problem after installation of windows 7

19 Jul 2010   #31
wouter

windows 7
 
 

Problem of the resolution is solved! And the colors are back to normal!
All i did was remove the video card and clean it a little bit and put it back in. And it worked.

And even with the newest driver of the Nvidia site windows 7 worked super. But after 3 times of restart it didn't startup anymore and I got a white screen.

In safemode I put the driver back to standard VGA graphic adapter and everything work like normal but the aero mode and the design stuff of windows 7 doesn't work.

Does anyone know how to resolve this?

I'm going to try the driver from the acer website.
I'll get back to you.


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19 Jul 2010   #32
wouter

windows 7
 
 

I tried to instal the driver from the acer site but i didn't work.
I got a blue screen and an error nvlddmkm.sys.

Does anyone know a fix for this?
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19 Jul 2010   #33
pebbly

win 7 ultimate32bit, Win8.1pro wmc 32bit
 
 

wouter did you use either drive sweeper or ccleaner to uninstall the old driver before you reinstalled ? the driver files may be trying to access an older version of nvlddmkm.sys on your PC
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19 Jul 2010   #34
wouter

windows 7
 
 

no i didn't use those programs.
I will install ccleaner and uninstall it with that
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19 Jul 2010   #35
NoN

Windows 7 Professional SP1 - x64 [Non-UEFI Boot]
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by wouter View Post
no i didn't use those programs.
I will install ccleaner and uninstall it with that
Humm...So thing going forward slowly but surely around there!

Pebbly is right, the older driver taking over the fresh one:

In case you cannot get rid of this one with a Ccleaner..you might look at this folder, and delete manually.

C:\Windows\System32\drivers\nvlddmkm.sys
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19 Jul 2010   #36
wouter

windows 7
 
 

I tried ccleaner and driversweeper but both of them didn't help.
When I searched my system for the file nvlddmkm.sys I found 6 files in driverstore filerepository and some maps in there. And I've read somewhere if i rename them to .old and installed the driver again it should work normaly everywhere. But now it gives an error during installation and it says i need an interactive computer.

So that didn't work.
I really don't know it anymore.
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19 Jul 2010   #37
NoN

Windows 7 Professional SP1 - x64 [Non-UEFI Boot]
 
 

Look in this one again...not the following folder DriverStore

C:\Windows\System32\drivers\
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19 Jul 2010   #38
wouter

windows 7
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by NoN View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by wouter View Post
no i didn't use those programs.
I will install ccleaner and uninstall it with that
Humm...So thing going forward slowly but surely around there!

Pebbly is right, the older driver taking over the fresh one:

In case you cannot get rid of this one with a Ccleaner..you might look at this folder, and delete manually.

C:\Windows\System32\drivers\nvlddmkm.sys
It's not in there anymore but still i didn't work.
Things are going slowly but its getting better and better but I still keep my fingers crossed
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19 Jul 2010   #39
wouter

windows 7
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by NoN View Post
Look in this one again...not the following folder DriverStore

C:\Windows\System32\drivers\
It's not in here to.
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19 Jul 2010   #40
NoN

Windows 7 Professional SP1 - x64 [Non-UEFI Boot]
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by wouter View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by NoN View Post
Look in this one again...not the following folder DriverStore

C:\Windows\System32\drivers\
It's not in here to.
Humm...I guess you'll have to go in the registry (see the path on attached thumbnail)

Start Menu=>Run + (type) regedit (open command prompt)

Then locate the Key "nvlddmkm" and delete it. Then reinstall your Acer Nvidia driver


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