Uninstall unused drivers in Device Manager

When you start your computer, it may be loading drivers for devices that you no longer use. You are able to uninstall them with the following steps: Open the Command Prompt as an Administrator. Type set devmgr_show_nonpresent_devices=1 and press Enter. In the same Command Prompt, type devmgmt.msc and press Enter to open Device Manager. On the top menu,… Continue reading Uninstall unused drivers in Device Manager

Updating your Graphics Card drivers

Find out what graphics card you have installed: Open Device Manager. Look under Display adapters to find out who the manufacturer of your graphics card is. You can download the latest drivers from these links: NVIDIA: http://www.nvidia.com/Download/index.aspx AMD / ATI : http://support.amd.com/us/gpudownload/Pages/index.aspx Intel: http://www.intel.com/p/en_US/support/detect

STOP: 0x00000116

Problem The computer keeps comes up with a blue screen containing the message STOP 0x00000116. It may also contain “nvlddmkm.sys”. Cause This can be caused by a bad or problematic graphics driver. Solution Update your Graphics Card drivers.