Forum discussion tagged with driver.
  1. sunspitter

    Question ntoskrnl.exe causing BSOD + shut down when computer is slept

    Hi all! I've been unable to properly diagnose a problem that's been happening with my computer only for the last 3 months without any hardware changes; my computer is now unable to sleep properly. More often than not when I enter sleep mode the computer powers down as it normal, but all fans...
  2. M

    Question Audio channels on headphones suddenly changing from 7.1 to Stereo ?

    Hello, I have a really annoying issue. Audio channels in my headphones sometimes switch to Stereo. Strangely, they are not always changing to regular left and right channels, it can sometimes be rear right/left or front channels. My sound card is SoundBlaster X AE-5 This started happening 2...
  3. G

    Question Is Adrenaline THE driver for an rx 570 gpu?

    So I've been using nvidia gpus in the past, and for that it seemed obvious that I have a driver to install, and an optional software for whatever, the geforce experience. And now with an amd gpu I'm confused that I can install programs like adrenaline and afterburner, which both seem like...
  4. E

    Question Bluetooth doesn't work

    Hi, I'm running on a ASUS TUF Gaming B550 PLUS WiFi board (my antenna is bolted in as well). I've installed all the drivers from Intel as well as from ASUS page, also my BTH services are running on my Services app (they're also set to start automatically). Yet it seems that Windows doesn't...
  5. zack_gray

    Question PC freezing with loud, static noise at random intervals ?

    OK, so starting off - this issue has followed me across different builds for years and I recently found a rogue driver was the root of the issue, however... This issue is now on a brand new build - new Motherboard, CPU, PSU, AIO, Case - the only things I recycled were the GPU, the SSD's, my...
  6. Small_Tarzan

    Question GTX 660 crashes while playing "Tell Me Why" ?

    Hello, so my friend has given me his old Gigabyte GTX 660 (and I gladly accepted it, since I couldn't buy a GPU due to the silicon shortage). I've cleaned it inside out, changed the thermal paste and slotted it in. It was working like a charm until today when I experienced my first crash. I was...
  7. R

    Question Mobo audio got broken after bluescreen, reinstalling drivers didn't help

    Mobo: MSI b360a-pro System W10 Recently I got some bluescreens after which my audio got broken, device is found by system but has the yellow warning icon next to it. After searching a bit for blue screen code explanation and trying to reinstal audio drivers it didn't help at all. I've decided...
  8. aranorde

    Question BSOD after the recent Windows 10 May 2021 update.

    Hello All, Issue : I updated my OS to 21H1 with recent updates recently and today I had 2 Bluescreen errors today one after the other within 30mins of doing nothing. Windows Windows 10 Education 21H1 OS build 19043.985 Windows Feature Experience Pack 120.2212.2020.0 Specs : (built it this...
  9. D

    [SOLVED] My gpu is turning off when not used (idle) ?

    Firstly, when i boot up my laptop i sometimes get nvlddmkm.sys error and if it doesnt happen if i dont open something that uses my gpu for exaple a game it closes itself and i need to reboot to make it work again. If i open a game its fine but as soon as i close the game gpu closes again i tried...
  10. D

    Question My GPU is turning off when idle and sometimes a BSOD happens (nvlddmkm.sys) ?

    When i power up my laptop for the first time of the day a BSOD appears, when the pc restarts i can use my pc just fine for less then 5 minutes because my gpu just turnes off if nothing is using it and i have to restart but if i am using it for example open games its just fine but if i close the...
  11. T

    Question BluetoothcDualshock 4 pairs okay but it won't re-connect automatically ?

    I add my dualshock 4 in bluetooth, it pairs and connects perfectly well, but after I disconnect the controller by holding the ps button, and then turning the controller on again it does not connect automatically, instead I have to remove the controller then re-add it which of course shouldn't...
  12. S

    [SOLVED] Multiple driver-related issues on Dell laptop ?

    Dell Inspiron 15 3593 i5-1035G1 NVIDIA GeForce MX230 Primary problem: DELL driver related laptop problem('s). Windows 10 keeps removing official dell audio drivers and replacing with corrupted ones. Mostly every time there's problem with audio driver (cross mark), it boots into Windows...
  13. foreignsanxd

    Question System interruption are still making my life hard, HELP!!!

    Back in January my pc(I3 8100 and GTX 1050 TI) was facing high core temps and constant system interruptions due to two driver files with high DPC count according to latencymon (rspLLL64.sys and nvlddmkm.sys), this issues cost me a Motherboard(B360M DS3H) and a cooler master fan, so I decided to...
  14. notsohumblegod

    Question Blackscreen when in game - Manually Restart - AMD GPU driver gone after restart (RX 580)

    Hi, i just downloaded my new game F1 2018. I had GPU issue when playing it, after few minutes in game, i got black screen followed by no signal by my monitor, my PC still running in the background, i still can hear my friend talking on Whatsapp call but i can't see any graphic output, after i...
  15. apelo21

    Question black screen always when gaming

    i have spec like this CPU : i5-10400f GPU : rx 580 MB : h410m-hvs r.2 ram : 8gb Storage : 256gb ssd & 1tb hdd with stock fan and i can't play any gameee, can someone help me? i can't play any game at all, if i play game, my screen keep black screen. and sometimes crash with...
  16. Atyen

    [SOLVED] Fingerprint and other driver issues

    Hi, I installed Windows 10 on my ASUS S14 S430FN laptop, and now Windows doesn't detect the fingerprint sensor. It was working fine before. I've tried installing the drivers from ASUS's website but no luck. Its not showing up in Device Manager, and there are a lot of driver issues in Device...
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    Question Best/Recommended Driver for Ryzen 5 3400G

    Hello! I've updated to my drivers to Radeon 21.4.2 which was released April 20, 2021. Ever since genshin impact has been crashing. I have experienced blue BSOD. I can't remember the past driver version I'm on. What driver version should I get? Any recommendations/suggestions? Thanks Setup...
  18. M

    Question Temporarily disabling microphone whilst sound is playing

    Hi everyone, There is someone ( a client from work) who asked me if it is possible to mute the microphone automatically when soundcard is playing an output and then to unmute when output stops. This sounds like something that needs to be done via task scheduler or some sort of powershell...
  19. Steven4547466

    Question GPU driver crashes and resets. Hardware issue?

    Recently I've been having a lot of problems with crashing in games. I think it may be a hardware issue, but perhaps one of the people on this forum that are smarter than me can help further diagnose the issue. Here's the specs of my system: i7-8700K@3.7GHz 32GB DDR4 3200MHz memory 700W 80+ B...
  20. AxolotlAxel

    Question Why do most drivers run badly (GTX 1060 6GB) ?

    Hello!, So I was running into severe performance issues lately and it turns out that for some reason my GTX 1060 6gb didn't like the new drivers and going back to driver version 442.74 completely fixed "almost" all of my fps issues, so I was wondering what could be causing my GPU to run so...
  21. haadkk

    Question Best Driver for GTX 1060 on windows 10

    Best drivers for gtx 1060 for games and more fps best tested one?
  22. level2yeet

    Question 3070 won't install drivers properly? Software or hardware problem?

    Hello, as stated in the title, during a driver update on my gigabyte 3070 today, my monitor blacked out (as it usually does with driver updates), however it did not light up again. After 5-6min i decided to reboot. The system posted, but didnt move on from a black screen after that. I rebooted...
  23. N

    Question Graphics card not really working - so confused...?

    Specs: Ryzen 5 3600, MSI MPG B550, Corsair Vengeance RGB Pro 4x8 GB, MSI Gaming X Trio RTX 3080, Samsung 980 Pro 1TB, WD Blue SSD 1TB Let me give you some background. Everything was fine until today I tried to install my old gpu (MSI Gaming 1660 Super) into my pc at the same time as my current...
  24. M

    Question I plugged in a 6V motor on the USB port of my Laptop and suddenly my laptop becomes turns off. After turning on, that USB doesn't work except on mouse

    I plugged in a 6V motor on the USB port of my Laptop and suddenly my laptop turns off. After turning on, that USB is no loger working except only the mouse. I reinstalled the USB driver, disabled the suspended power setting in power setting option but nothing happens. What to do now?
  25. Robby1999

    Question Can anyone help me with this driver?

    Hi, I own this Myria mg7400 steering wheel bought second hand, it works very well on ps4 xbox etc, but I also want to play on pc and for that I heard that you have to install a driver unfortunately I don't have the driver because I didn't get that driver CD. I searched on tens of thousands of...
  26. Jaffaaaaaaa

    [SOLVED] Archer Tx3000e Bluescreens

    Hi, im having a problem with my wifi adapter, where after installing the card and installing latest drivers from their webpage, my computer bluescreens after 1-10 minutes of use. The bluescreen error is CLOCK_WATCHDOG_TIMEOUT. I have updated my bios, tried different bios configurations, tried...
  27. X

    Question Computer constantly crashing after blue screen during driver update

    Hello, I have a GTX 1050TI, in the most recent update (version: 465.89) my computer blue screened in the middle of the update, not sure the reason, ever since it has been constantly crashing randomly. I have noticed that I can force the crash by running something very intensive, like for...
  28. S

    Question Likely driver issue, Frozen black screen, audio stops, can't put anything. Think I know the problem, how do I fix?

    Howdy, I've had this issue where, seemingly only when using chrome a minute or two, I get a frozen black (but the monitor is on and getting input) screen. Went into event viewer, it says I have user-mode driver problems. Something about an issue with an HID-compliant headset. Also note that I...
  29. GoldTec

    Question Broken display on laptop and external monitor not working, install drivers ??

    So I have a laptop with a broken display, I used to have windows 10 on it but I found it a bit slow so I wanted to make a fresh install. I wiped the hdd and when I tried to install windows 10 the external monitor was not working. So I took out the hdd from this laptop and I put it in an other...
  30. Thomasww615

    [SOLVED] GPU acting strange after driver update.

    Hi all, So recently I upgraded my graphics driver from 461.40 to 461.72 through Geforce experience and afterwards noticed that if i adjusted anything in MSI afterburner even just the fan speed it would go to a black screen and only come back once I had unplugged and reconnected my HDMI cable. I...
  31. AdamX8


    I got sudden BSOD while only watching videos on youtube. My laptop condition is fresh installed windows. Please help me to solve this problem. minidump: Thank you.
  32. darthredav

    Question Windows 10 does not detect my Samsung SSD 980 Pro

    I installed new Samsung SSD 980 Pro in my computer. The device is visible in BIOS but my Windows 10 20H2 does not detect it. I am booting my OS from the old drive. I can't find 980 in the Device Manager nor in the Create and format hard disk partitions tool. Do I have to install any drivers...
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    Question Third of fps untill GPU driver reinstall after every shut down/restart/sleep

    So I've had this problem for a while now and tried a few things people offered, but nothing worked so far and decided to post again and see if someone here can help me. Basically, after every time I shut down or restart or send my PC to sleep, I have about third or less of the FPS I usually have...
  34. R

    [SOLVED] Windows 10 update showing me to update Intel UHD graphics driver...

    Hey, In My Laptop, The i5 10210u, currently has driver version ending with .7985, And Recently, windows update is telling to install UHD driver ending with .8935 I'm having doubt whether I should install it or not... as there is no driver newer than driver vers .7985 on my laptop manufacturer's...
  35. Question Driver SATA Floppy Image

    Hello! My motherboard site has a SATA driver Floppy image ver: How do I install it? No Setup. What is it for? And do I need to install it? If already installed, will there be no problems?
  36. foreignsanxd

    Question HELP!!!System interruption on Windows10, CPU ussager over 50%

    Help, my PC is so slow that I can't even watch a youtube video properly without stuttering issues, 6 days ago I installed a new driver for my NVIDIA GTX 1050 TI, had no problems until yesterday MORE INFO HERE --> View:
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    Question Stepper motor DRIVER problem

    Hi everyone! I'm trying to use a stepper motor by myself, i have an Arduino UNO as the controller and a setpper motor driver DM556. The stepper motor is the RTelligent 57A3, wich has 3 Nm of torque, and consumes up to 4A of current. I also have a DC variable power supply that can handle up...
  38. J

    Question Webcam Not Working

    I know this has been posted many times, but I just can't seem to get this to work despite my efforts. I have a AUKEY PC-LM1 USB camera that I borrowed from my dad, which has been working just fine on his computer. When I plug it into my pc it is immediately recognized but when I go into the...
  39. Coldchillin

    Question Weird monitor problem, flashing lines and black screens ?

    So I recently switched my monitor connection from my graphics card ( no longer have) to my motherboard through HDMI. I started getting these flashing greenish/static horizontal lines across my screen and then the entire screen goes black for a few seconds then back on and sometimes does this...
  40. rockii

    Question Can't install windows 10; no device drivers were found

    Just got a computer from a friend yesterday, Everything was working normally until I brought it back home and tried to install windows 10 via the windows 10 media creation tool from a usb flash drive. After clicking the correct language settings and region, I click install but this error...