If you are a system user and use Windows 7 or Windows Vista os in your system then you can meet to the situation that the Display driver stopped responding and has recovered. As you know that Windows has many files and some of them are most important such as Windows driver, registry file, dll file etc so if they are missing or gets corrupt then you will receive the error message and system stopped working. Sometime it may be that the system screen changed in bsod and unable to boot. The pc may temporarily hang or it may be unresponsive due to the display driver error message which is given below-
“Display driver stopped responding and has recovered”
Cause of this error:-
Since the error message is very simple and indicating the issue of the problem so it is very easy to know the cause of Display driver stopped responding and has recovered. You are getting this error due to missing display driver. It may be that the display driver is old or outdated so unable to support the system. It also may be that the driver gets corrupt or damage or its location has changed. It can happen in some situation that the system is infected, you have manually changed the setting of the system or the configuration of the system is missing. If you are using a video card which is not compatible with the installed driver then it may be problematic and you can receive this error. Apart from this issue if many programs are running in the background or the permitted time to display graphics to the monitor is less than the GPU required then it may be the issue.
Fix this problem:-
If you think what to do if Display driver stopped responding and has recovered-error in Windows 7 or Windows Vista then you can get help from the given solution which are in below paragraph-
- If you increase the GPU processing time by adjusting the registry value and timeout detection then it gives more time to complete the operation.
- Update Windows driver because if it is old or outdated then it can’t compatible with the latest video cards.
- Update Windows because it can download new features, latest technologies so it can fully support the new hardware and software
- Scan the system because it will help to protect from malicious programs like virus, Trojan etc.
You can also do that use a third party Windows repair tool which will handle your problem easily and automatically. It can also protect your system from getting corrupt or damage.