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Various BSODs at seemingly random times 1-2 weeks apart

  1. #11


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    Windows 8.1


    If it is, it's not intentional. Set "Preferred graphics processor" under "Global Settings" in "Manage 3D Settings" to the "High-performance NVIDIA processor" instead of "Auto-select"? Or is there something else I need to set?

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  2. #12



    BSOD Kernel Dump Analyst
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    Windows 10 Pro


    Try "High-performance NVIDIA processor"
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  3. #13


    Posts : 9
    Windows 8.1


    Alright, I'll try that and see if it fixes anything. Thanks.
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  4. #14


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    Windows 8.1


    Just popping in to mark this as solved. It seems the act of it switching between GPUs was what was causing the BSODs. Thanks a lot.
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