After installing the WP8.0 SDK the display driver kept crashing and I kept getting various BSODs related to the video card. The most frequent one was VIDEO_TDR_FAILURE in nvlddmkm.sys. This was completely unrelated to development work - for what's it
worth, it never happened while debugging.
I was running nVidia's latest drivers (306.97) and I tried reinstalling that and other versions. I even tried the beta versions, but that didn't help.
The only thing that helped was disabling virtualization in BIOS, but this killed Hyper-V and the emulators. The motherboard is an Asrock 970 Extreme3 and the processor is an AMD FX-4100 w/ 8GB RAM - did anybody encounter any similar issues?
i'm having the exact same issue. I'm using the same drivers, and I've tried other drivers as well. It also helped when I disabled virtualiation in BIOS, but the graphics drivers still fail very often without BSOD but cause a full lock up instead. No idea
how to fix it other than now running the emulators. :(
Everytime I try to install the update "NVIDIA driver update for NVIDIA GeForce GTS 450" from my Windows 8 Action Center, my pc crashes and a video_tdr_failure BSOD appears. My pc then proceeds to restart about 2 times, each time displaying the BSOD before
restarting a final time and giving me the option to do a system restore. Have no idea to fix this problem though...
Saturday, July 13, 2013 9:57 PM
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