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Problems after installing Win8

  1. #1


    Posts : 2
    Windows 8

    Problems after installing Win8


    I'm running win8 and sometimes my Graphics cards shutdown.... sometimes taking my pc along with it.
    Updated drivers and is the same.
    Nvidia Geforce 8400GS.

    Also have some unknown device that i cannot find what it is neither find driver for it.

    Best Regards

    Hugo.

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  2. #2


    Posts : 141
    Win 7 & Win 8


    Hear is a link to download a app to identify unknown Devices its free…
    Unknown Device Identifier - CNET Download.com
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  3. #3


    Posts : 5,592
    ME, XP,Vista,Win7,Win8,Win8.1


    Welcome to EightForums.

    For better help with problems, Can you post your specs.

    Filling out System Specs - Windows 7 Help Forums

    System Info - See Your System Specs - Windows 7 Help Forums
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  4. #4


    Posts : 2
    Windows 8


    instaled Unknown Device Identifier - CNET Download.com ... now how do i know wich one i'm missing have to go throu the list and check 1 by 1?

    About the Graphic card the drivers that seem to work best are the ones provided by win7.... if i update it the problem i stated above appears..

    Updated the system specs on profile
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  5. #5


    Posts : 5,592
    ME, XP,Vista,Win7,Win8,Win8.1


    ASUS - P5VDC-X
    Your ASUSTeK Computer INC. P5VDC-X has no support for Windows 7.
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  6. #6


    Looks like the motherboard's chipset is supposed to have drivers included in Windows 8:

    VIA Technical Support FAQ - VIA Technologies, Inc.

    Is your ADI sound working?
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