"Display driver stopped responding and has recovered" error in Windows 7 or Windows Vista

Summary

This article introduces three methods that you can use to troubleshoot the "display driver stopped responding" issue. For more information about the cause of the issue, move to the More Information section.

  1. Select DWORD (32-bit) value.

  2. Type TdrDelay as the Name and then select Enter.

  3. Double-click TdrDelay and add 8 for the Value data and then select OK.

  1. Select QWORD (64-bit) value.

  2. Type TdrDelay as the Name and then select Enter.

  3. Double-click TdrDelay and add 8 for the Value data and then select OK.

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