Bruh thx it fixed my Dolby Audio cause I tried to download another audio software but it got scrambled. The troubleshooter can reset the sound system without a reboot. FACTORY RESET by reloading OS anew means everything goes back to day#1 when laptop was delivered, with old drivers as they existed when delivered.
View the pictures to help you find the model number on the back of your product. Type troubleshooter in the search box and then press enter. Thank you for posting in Microsoft Community, we appreciate your interest in Windows 10. Ghacks is a technology news blog that was founded in 2005 by Martin Brinkmann. It has since then become one of the most popular tech news sites on the Internet with five authors and regular contributions from freelance writers. In Device Manager, under Network Adapters, right-click the network adapter that you want to disable and then click Disable.
Any of the two methods in this article should get you back to the last working version of your graphics driver. So, updating is good to optimize GPU Resource Usage, for instance. This is an error commonly seen in older systems that haven’t been updated in a while. Updating to the latest Windows version will resolve this issue in most cases. Regarding more general fixes, scanning your PC for malware and keeping the system and drivers updated is always a good practice for this error and most others.
If you still have the original Windows Vista CD/DVD and the CD has the Startup Repair feature installed, you can use it to either repair your computer or reinstall the system. To perform a hard reset of the computer, you need the installation disc to reinstall Windows Vista. If System Restore isn’t available for your Windows XP , use the original installation disc to perform a repair or reinstall Windows XP again. Instead, recover your computer using the steps in Performing an HP System Recovery . Software, apps, programs, and everything that you have installed or saved on the computer are permanently removed. Windows 8 includes a feature called Reset your PC that permanently removes everything and reinstalls Windows.
Select the Update Driver option from the right-click menu of your NVIDIA graphic device. You will then be able to browse my computer to download the driver software. Open the downloaded NVIDIA driver by clicking Browse and selecting the downloaded file. The driver will be installed by Windows after you click Next.
Don’t forget to disconnect your internet before starting the process until you install your new drivers to block Windows updates and automatic driver re-installments. Graphics card drivers are no exception as it controls how the GPU works with the rest of the system including the software, games and applications, the monitor, and so on. So, if you’re swapping an old Nvidia GPU for a new AMD GPU, it’s necessary to remove the older drivers before setting up the new graphics card.
You now know how to install proprietary Nvidia drivers on your system using the GUI app, official Ubuntu repository, or the PPA repository if you want the beta versions. For example, we installed the nvidia-340 driver version. Choose a driver to install from the list of available GPU drivers. The best fit is the latest tested proprietary version. Some of you may want to use free Driver Update software or tools like AMD Driver Autodetect, Intel Driver Update Utility or Dell Update utility to update your device drivers.