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Updated to Windows 8.1, but it broke my PC.

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    Updated to Windows 8.1, but it broke my PC.

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    Updated to Windows 8.1, but it broke my PC.
    I tried everything, updating all drivers, old and new versions, with Hardware ID and softwares.
    Also, I tested it with TV and other PC screens, with VGA and HDMI, but it doesn't work.
    They aren't dead pixels, because they change all the time.

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    Sydney, Nova Scotia, Canada
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    Windows 10 Education 64 Bit

    You may have to do a clean install to fix it. You can download windows 8.1 here, Create installation media for Windows 8.1 - Windows Help , its option one here, Windows 8 and Windows 8.1 ISO - Download or Create. You can install and activate with your 8.0 key.

    You could also try the "Enable low resolution video" option an advanced startup, Windows Startup Settings (including safe mode) - Windows Help
      My System SpecsSystem Spec

Updated to Windows 8.1, but it broke my PC.
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