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    Error: Display driver has stopped working and has recovered successfully.

    I'm using Gigabyte 9800GTX by Nvidia. I have the latest driver and I'm using Vista x64.

    I get this error message while I play Counter Strike source, Crysis, watch images in Picasa or use Google earth. Sometimes it happens in Photoshop CS4.

    Please help me to solve this problem.

    Thanks.

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    Re: Error: Display driver has stopped working and has recovered successfully.

    Uninstall and reinstall your drivers for your card.

    Guru3D - Driver Sweeper (Setup) download from Guru3D.com

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    Re: Error: Display driver has stopped working and has recovered successfully.

    How are you GPU temps when this happens? You might be running a little too hot.

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    Re: Error: Display driver has stopped working and has recovered successfully.

    Yeah I second the uninstall your drivers. I personally use driver cleaner pro Driver Cleaner Professional download from Guru3D.com, but I've heard good about the other.

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    Re: Error: Display driver has stopped working and has recovered successfully.

    Quote Originally Posted by Shao128 View Post
    How are you GPU temps when this happens? You might be running a little too hot.
    How can I log the Temp. While I play?

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    Re: Error: Display driver has stopped working and has recovered successfully.

    Run this while you game and select the sensors tab and make sure you check the continue refreshing this screen while gpuz is in the background.

    http://www.techpowerup.com/downloads...PU-Z.0.2.8.exe

    I pretty sure its a driver problem though.

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    Re: Error: Display driver has stopped working and has recovered successfully.

    Quote Originally Posted by mansrm81 View Post
    Run this while you game and select the sensors tab and make sure you check the continue refreshing this screen while gpuz is in the background.

    http://www.techpowerup.com/downloads...PU-Z.0.2.8.exe

    I pretty sure its a driver problem though.

    Do I need to Alt+Tab while in game so I can see the sensor result?

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    Re: Error: Display driver has stopped working and has recovered successfully.

    Yes sorry I didn't say that.

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    Re: Error: Display driver has stopped working and has recovered successfully.

    The problem occurs while I use google earth. The temp is 61 deg. I uninstalled the driver, used driver sweeper in safe mode, reinstalled the driver and it still happens. The screen blacks out for 1 second and then comes back with this error message in the system tray saying that the driver has stopped working and has recovered, and whatever program that I used (usually google earth) is not responding.

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    Re: Error: Display driver has stopped working and has recovered successfully.

    61 deg, should be alright. How old is this card?

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