Drivers

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  1. P

    Question Problem with gaming laptop's igpu and dedicated gpu.

    Hello everybody. So, I have this problem with my Asus TUF FX505-DT laptop. It has a ryzen 5 3550H processor, with integrated Radeon vega 8, and a nvidia gtx 1650. My problem is, that I installed the drivers both for the igpu and the dedicated gpu, but whenever I update the NVidia driver through...
  2. AntonLow

    Question Adding Dedicated GPU

    Hi! I obtained recently a new dedicated graphics card to see it can fix my problem (GTX 1650 GDDR5), pc restarts everytime I launch a game that pushes the graphics (League,CSGO,Minecraft -> restarts, Terraria -> doesnt restart), made a list of what could be possibly be wrong (disabled...
  3. A

    Question My pc keeps crashing showing various BSOD

    Hello, This is a desperate call for help. My PC crashes every now and then (mostly while surfing the web and sometimes when doing nothing). I managed to write down several BSOD I encountered: KMODE_EXCEPTION NOT HANDLED CLOCK_WATCHDOG_TIMEOUT SYSTEM SERVICE EXCEPTION SYSTEM THREAD EXCEPTION NOT...
  4. E

    Question Asrock B550 Steel Legend Realtek LAN port issues?

    My PC has started having LAN port issues. I cannot use an Ethernet cable and the ethernet port on my B550 Steel Legend board with my R7 3700X. This port originally worked, but several months ago, it randomly stopped. I assumed it was some weird windows update that broke it, but I still cannot...
  5. egorka13

    Question How to stop AMD manager from accessing the internet?

    So, the thing is that I have 10 year old laptop. And everything worked fine until 2017-18 maybe. I have the latest drivers but sometimes AMD tells me that the new ones are available (even though they don't make any new ones for A10-4600M), so when I try to install them - he's like "Oops, your PC...
  6. 1blitzer1

    Question Audio, graphics, and peripherals "popping" briefly -- potentially driver related?

    Hello! I’ve never posted on this forum before but most people I asked directed me here. Happy to fix any formatting issues and provide more information as needed. When using my PC, my audio makes a loud “pop” then goes silent for a second or so, then returns with a smaller “pop.” This “pop” is...
  7. JonnyDarcko

    Question AMD Drivers and Software Keep Failing After Succesfull Install

    Ok, So I got an AMD 580 4GB GPU installed works great. I installed the AMD software to detect best drivers and install them via the prompts. I go into the software and everything is green and works great. I can play games perfectly fine. Then after 1 day, AMD will no longer open and I get errors...
  8. X

    Question Having Vulkan issues

    Hi, I'm having issues with Vulkan, I'm trying to start a game in Vulkan, the game launches and I can hear sound, however the screen is blank and interestingly I can see dark colors that change, my GPU which is a GTX 660 supports Vulkan to my knowledge, the game can also be run on Vulkan so I'm...
  9. X

    Question Installing incompatible Nvidia drivers

    Hi, now, you might be looking at the title and thinking that I am mad. But I would like to know if it is theoretically possible to force install the latest Nvidia drivers on my Kepler GPU which aren't compatible, and if so, how? I am aware that this could destroy my GPU but I am prepared to risk...
  10. Jam Butter

    [SOLVED] Processor utilization limits to 46%

    Guys I have a T430 with 8GB RAM and i5-3320M 2.6Ghz cpu. Battery’s dead and there’s a newer BIOS version but I can’t update it without battery. It was very slow and stuck every time I run a heavy software like visual studio. It is having windows 10 pro and I recently noticed that it limits the...
  11. heweaver

    Question ONN 2-in-1 tablet Model 100002434 - Drivers for rotation sensors?

    ONN 2-in-1 tablet Model 100002434 - Drivers for rotation sensors? I have a customer who just recently did a fresh clean reload of Windows from the Windows Media Creation Tool USB drive. It seems to work great for the most part, and device manager looks like everything is installed that should...
  12. fishybone

    Question Audio not working after PC crash ?

    Hello, recently my computer crashed and my audio stopped working altogether. The graphics card also was running very poorly, which i managed to fix after updating the drivers (it kept saying there was an error loading drivers). Although, i havent been able to hear anything since. There also is a...
  13. mossi

    Question 6600 XT driver timeout issue - 22.4.2 driver version - any suggestions?

    Computer Type: Desktop GPU: Radeon RX 6600 XT MECH 2X 8G OCV1 CPU: RYZEN 5 3600 Motherboard: ASRock B450M Pro4-F (AM4) BIOS Version: P1.50 RAM: 16GB ADATA DDR4 (2x8) CL16 PSU: SEASONIC FOCUS Platinum 550W Case: Fractal Design R4 Operating System & Version: WINDOWS 10 64-bit GPU Drivers: RADEON...
  14. H

    Question GPU Drivers crashing

    Hello, I want to undervolt my RTX3060 to run cooler at same performance but I'm currently facing weird issue. When I lower core clock (even by 80mhz), then start Heaven benchmark and quit it the GPU drivers crash every time (I have 2 GPUs so I just reset setting on my other monitor and GPU jumps...
  15. TheFlash1300

    Question How do i add Legacy mode to my BIOS, so i can install Windows XP and 7?

    Hello. The BIOS Mode Menu of my BIOS has only one option - UEFI. My question is, how do i add a second option, Legacy mode, so i can run the BIOS in Legacy mode, too? I heard that BIOS Legacy is the only way to make Windows 7 and XP to work on my laptop. I would like to install Windows 7 and XP...
  16. Skoarch

    Question Got a New motherboard and CPU and I Just reinstalled Windows 10 through the advanced mode. Chose keep my files option. Did my prev drivers uninstall?

    So I just switched out my old CPU (intel i5) and motherboard for a Asus B550f Gaming motherboard and a Ryzen 7 5800x CPU. I know that I have to reinstall windows to uninstall the old drivers. But I’m wondering if the way I did the reinstallation uninstalled the previous drivers. Thanks for the...
  17. J

    Question New PC won't install wifi drivers / cannot access internet - "no connections are available".

    I assembled a new PC today and cannot access internet on it. No network options and it just says "Not Connected - No Networks Available". Using the CD provided hasn't helped either; via the AsusSetup.exe I managed to install the intel chipset & Realtek LAN driver but trying to install the intel...
  18. L

    Question Frequent BSOD on brand new PC w/ old drive/Windows installation

    Hi folks I've just gotten set up with an almost entirely new PC, with the only parts from my previous rig being the PSU, an M.2 SSD and two HDDs. I've had frequent BSOD errors when trying to install programs/drivers/games etc., and a few that seemed to have been triggered just when running...
  19. A

    Question Graphics driver incompatible with my Windows version, system doesn’t recognize GPU ?

    As of this writing, my GeForce 1060 isn’t showing in Device Manager, NVIDIA graphics driver installer claims that "the driver is incompatible with this version of Windows 10", and I’ve run out of things to try. I’ve already established that the graphics driver and OS are both 64-bit, but I can’t...
  20. N

    Question RCA Cambio W1162 Drivers?

    Hello everyone! 🙂 So I have an old Cambio W1162 and I reinstalled Windows 10 recently, and have lost the drivers. I have asked RCA's support multiple times, and they refuse to give me the correct ones. I have also tried installing Fedora as I heard the Touch Screen works out of the box. But...
  21. P

    Question Can new GPU drivers cause a PC to deadlock?

    Hello! I apologize if this is the wrong section: I'm a video editor, and a few weeks ago I ordered a new pc for work. The pc has been working beautifully up until a few days ago, where it started deadlocking while doing the most mundane activities, like downloading files of watching Twitch, and...
  22. S

    Question Driver issues with Radeon WX 3200 Pro - can't output 4K ?

    So I recently built my mom a new desktop machine. Everything up through the initial Windows install went smoothly... then I ran Windows Update, which installed some display drivers from AMD (for the WX 3200 Pro GPU) and instantly crushed the display resolution from a working full 4K to...
  23. 3600 owner

    Question AMD Radeon software stuck while installing

    while updating to the newest drivers my system got stuck at about 70% for a few hours, and it didn't seem like it was moving, and when I attempted to to close the installer it just crashed which left me with no drivers and no Radeon software because the installer uninstalled them to install the...
  24. Question ROG B360-F Sound drivers wont install

    For some reason my Realtek sound was disabled in my Device manager and said that it was unplugged. I had this problem before so I tried some solutions and ended up uninstalling and trying to reinstall my sound drivers. I got my drivers from...
  25. M

    Question Laptop OEM Drivers

    What is the best way to install Laptop drivers after clean windows installation? Nowadays windows install all drivers automatically during or right after the windows installation or first boot up (when laptop/pc is connected to internet). So there is two ways to install OEM drivers and I want to...
  26. mcan226

    [SOLVED] Need help with Asus H81M-A drivers

    Hello, everyone. Yesterday I built a new computer and put my old hardware in another case with a fresh windows 10 64bit installation. The thing is that the dvd with the drivers of my old motherboard became corrupted and I can't use it to install its drivers. I went to the mobo's help page but...
  27. Deletd

    Question Driver timeouts on a Radeon VII

    Oddly enough, these timeouts only happen in Call of Duty Black Ops Cold War's campaign. And only in a specific mission on a specific frame. When that frame gets rendered the game crashes and my screen starts to artifact, looking like it had a seizure. My PSU is powerful enough to run the GPU. I...
  28. fipilika

    Question Windows corrupted files

    Hi, I have a problem for more than 1 month with my PC. Every 4-5 PC restarts my apps are being corrupted. I tried everything, reinstalled my windows 3 times, reinstalled my apps a lot of times and also my nvidia graphics driver. You can see here some photos. Can someone give me a piece of...
  29. K

    [SOLVED] System tray area flickering and other related issues

    PC was working just fine but I took it outside to clean the dust a little with a can of compressed air. Nothing extreme at all. After plugging everything back and turning the computer back on, I got a BSOD (usbaudio.sys, minidump). Now, an USB icon (safe removal prompt) is constantly...
  30. testeras

    Discussion My pc wont boot in windows

    So i bought a pc for 300$ with this specs I5 2320 r9 270 ih61m 2x4 Gb Kingston 1333mhz Psu 460w. I was using it fine for a week until yesterday. I was playing Gta V online and i saw screen flickered once i ignored it, after 15 mins another one. Screen started going crazy until windows crashed. I...
  31. J

    Question Fps is low but all resources running at around 40-60%.

    This seems to be a common problem but I've tried every fix and spent hours monitoring my hardware utilization and fps but have seen absolutely no results. I like to play Destiny 2 and my frames are inconsistent between 60 and 80 fps on a 144 Hz monitor. Sometimes I can even have frame skips, but...
  32. L

    Question Driver verifier

    Is it perfctly safe/okay to use driver verifier and is there anything I should know before I use it if I do. Also what kind of problems is it used to fix.
  33. X

    Question Brand New Nvidia GTX 1660 Ti - High DPC Latency - Audio glitches Stuttering

    Greetings, I been using gtx 1070 for many years without issues, recently i upgraded to gtx 1660 Ti a not neccesarily stronger but a much newer and healthier card than my 5-7 years old card Performance is really good except for one thing, DPC Latency while i am playing games not very often...
  34. L

    [SOLVED] Display Driver for brand new graphics card causing games to crash

    I noticed first with cyberpunk, but basically my display drivers, I assume associated with my graphics card, which is brand new along with the rest of the PC I'm using now, is causing games, at random periods of time, to crash. I can see that it is the display drivers causing it using the...
  35. Chainedsoma

    [SOLVED] Pc crashed after new amd drivers installed (5700XT), now the gpu won't start up.

    So today new drivers came out for the 5700xt. I installed the drivers, resumed the work i was doing and my pc crashed after a few minutes. I manually rebooted it since it was going nowhere after a while (completely black screen on both of my monitors). When it started up again, it defaulted to...
  36. Kamaloo

    [SOLVED] VG278HE shows up only as a low-res VGA monitor in win7, and not at all in win10

    I'm going crazy from this problem. I sent my laptop to be repaired, and dug out my old desktop. It refuses to recognize my second monitor, using hdmi. Either it says no signal, or it shows, but as a low-res vga monitor??? I've updated the drivers, checked and swapped cables, uninstalled and...
  37. mmzf

    [SOLVED] How to tweak Windows 10 efficiency ?

    I have Dell Precision M6400, with an 5400rpm hdd, and Core 2 Extreme QX9300 processor, due to some drivers support and issues i cannot move to linux, i was experiencing many issues so have to go back to Windows and windows 10. I use win 10 debloater from Christitustech from github, by which i...
  38. PlayerWon

    [SOLVED] WMR headset no longer working after clean install of win10... error 7-15 (ugh)

    sorry if this is necro or duplicate post... So, just this week i decided the best course of action for my computer would be to clean install win10 again... its something i do every now and then, systems get clogged and performance suffers yadda yadda yadda... The install went beautifully, every...
  39. atomic_pikle

    Question AMD driver issues

    Around 2 months ago one of my friends that I built a computer for has been having a problem where his monitor randomly goes black and then he has to do a hard shutoff of his computer and then he has to reinstall drivers. His specs: RX XFX 470 ryzen 5 1600 16gb 3200mhz (8x2) 240gb ssd 1tb hdd...
  40. Ryker Pendleton

    [SOLVED] i dont have some drivers in windows 11 vs windows 10

    In windows 10 on my asus rog strix b450-f gaming II i have chipset, lan, audio, and vga drivers in the download page. whereas in windows 11 i only have chipset and vga. Do i need to install some of the windows 10 drivers on my windows 11 pc?