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Change PC Settings Window Problem

  1. #1

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    Windows 8

    Change PC Settings Window Problem


    I recently installed W8 on my laptop and it worked perfectly well. I installed it over my W7 Ultimate installation. Aside from reinstalling Nvidia, I didn't have other problems until I reinstalled the Built-in Chipset Driver for my laptop.. When I did, my Change PC Settings Window changed to this:

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    My other W8 Metro windows had the same problem too, like my Music app, etc. My Metro Start screen works ok and everything else works ok..

    When I deactivate the driver, it returns to normal but then when I restart, it automatically reinstalls it.


    I am using Acer 4755G, 8GB ram, with Nvidia 540m (2gb). Core i7.
    Last edited by Lucasito182; 01 Sep 2012 at 09:16.

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  2. #2

    London, United Kingdom
    Posts : 17
    Windows 8 RTM Pro - 64 bit - Build 9200

    Try Rolling Back the Driver.
    Properties --> roll-back driver.
    Hope This Helped.
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