dwm.exe

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    Question Monitors shut down, gpu fans 100%, faulting application dwm.exe ?

    Hello, recently I've been getting an issue where my monitors randomly shut down, my gpu fans speed to 100% and the only thing that helps is a hard reset. This issue has been happening since windows updated the intel driver (05/03/2021): Intel - System - 2040.100.0.1029 Since then, I installed...
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    Question dwm.exe crashes playing Rocket League

    Hey everyone, I have a bit of a peculiar problem that I'd like to bounce off of the community here. I've been having intermittent issues with dwm.exe crashing, but only while playing the game known as Rocket League. Not often, but it does happen. This results in a black screen that kind of...
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    Question Is my GPU dying or is this something else?

    First things first, my specs: GPU: NVIDIA Geforce GTX 1080 Ti (EVGA FTW3 ICX) CPU: Intel i7 8700 Memory: 32gb RAM PSU: 850w Corsair TX-M Series TX850M I was playing the new Mount and Blade: Bannerlord game, which I have been doing for the past week with zero issues, except today something...
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    [SOLVED] The reason for constant disk activity?

    Hi! This is driving me nuts. I noticed that my C: drive (SSD) is making a lot of noise like it's writing or reading something almost all the time. The pattern of the noise is something like morse code and the disk is never quiet for more than 5 seconds. With Process Explorer I noticed that the...
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    Question NVIDIA GTX 2080 - Black Screen and Fan Overdrive

    Windows 10 64bit I7-8700k @ 3.7 32 gb ram NVIDIA GTX 2080 8gb Hey everyone. I'm having an issue that is happening intermittently over the last few days. I run a dual monitor set up. I was watching some youtube videos on monitor 2 and my computer all of a sudden blackscreens and the fans on my...
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    Question The DWM process has exited, ID: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080 Ti)

    Been having some weird issue lately over the last 2 weeks or so, every now and then, sometimes im gaming sometimes im just googling/or writing this post...my screen suddenly goes black and doesn't register a DP cable, i can still hear things in the background like discord and the game or video...
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    Question Windows Processes "dwm.exe" and "csrss.exe" are causing high GPU usage

    Today I opened Task Manager randomly and noticed that the Desktop Window Manager and Client Server Runtime Process were using a high amount of GPU. MY GPU usage sits at 0-1% pretty much all of the time (while I'm not playing games), but those specific processes were bringing it up to 10-35%. It...