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Dell Studio 1558 intolerable BSODsq

  1. #11

    Quote Originally Posted by crazygonuts View Post
    Quote Originally Posted by enjoylife1788 View Post

    There is also a beta driver at the end of the page. AMD Catalyst Have u tried using the beta driver. I havent. Just wondering if its only the display driver or something else is wrong too. May be some one helps with the help of the dumps i submitted.

    Also what drivers are using for bluetooth and Accelerometer. I have got some drivers and they seem to be working. But dont know if they creating any conflict. Plus are there supposed to be updated cantiga and intel management drivers?? i am not aware of that.
    I am currently using the beta driver 12.11. Unfortunately it doesn't seem to fix the issue.

    i don't have Bluetooth, but am using the original Dell drivers from their website for the chipset, bios, networking, and everything else besides graphics. My BSOD is reporting the same issue, so pretty much guaranteed to be related to AMD driver.

    The best course of action does seem to be to complain to AMD and Microsoft. You may want to post to Home - Microsoft Community as well
    Yes I plan to report it to AMD and Microsoft as well..

    Meanwhile i have found an interim solution which is to at least make our laptops usable. I have disabled the ATI adapter from the device manager. Yes the graphics arent that awesome. But its better than have BSODs every few minutes.

    So i am not gonna be on Integrated Graphics till AMD doesnt figure it out.

    Also, I used The consumer preview for a few days and dont remember the problem happening back then. May be M$ changed something in between.

    Lets hope it gets resolved real soon.

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  2. #12

    Posts : 1
    Windows 8 Pro

    I am having exactly the same issue at the moment and have tried contacting Windows about it. If i get a reply i will post what they have to say on here!

    Attached to this dropbox link are the minidump files, i don't know if it would help or not?

    Last edited by RobbyJ; 27 Oct 2012 at 19:11. Reason: Added extra info that may help
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  3. #13

    Fairfield County, CT
    Posts : 348
    Windows 7 SP1

    Please start a new thread with your problem since the cause of the problem may be different and your answers may not apply to the other member who started this thread. Follow directions for the download. I am not going to click on links unless I know what is there.
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  4. #14

    Guys, meanwhile all ATI 5470 users please report this here More people report, better/faster for us.
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  5. #15

    Guys any new news from AMD or Microsoft??? Also is it possible to use some generic Driver for the graphic card???
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  6. #16

    Posts : 3
    Windows 8

    Quote Originally Posted by enjoylife1788 View Post
    Guys any new news from AMD or Microsoft??? Also is it possible to use some generic Driver for the graphic card???
    Nope, no news. I submitted a report from the link you provided. I even tried using the generic PnP graphic driver but that did not fix the BSODs. So, I am back on Windows 7 for the foreseeable future (and also considering getting an apple laptop)

    Let me know if you are able to get anything working.
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  7. #17

    Hey Guys i came across the particular thread and there people seems to have fixed the issue. The link is Windows 8 Pro Dell studio 1558 AMD hd5470 BSOD - Microsoft Community

    My problem is that i am back to windows 7 and cant test it myself and so i want anyone who still has windows 8 to test it out and report if its actually working.

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