How to Fix Display Driver Stopped Responding and Has Recovered

If you see the error “Display Driver Stopped Responding and Has Recoveredthe computer hangs for a temporary period and it is completely unresponsive. This is a common problem that many Windows users encounter and it is very easy to resolve the issue. This article will show you the solutions that can help you fix the error.

Current Graphics driver should be downloaded and installed.

You can try and update the driver. If you don’t have enough time or you have no idea how to do it, you can use Driver easy that helps you do the job automatically.

Display Driver Stopped Responding and Has Recovered

It is easy to download Driver Easy and leave everything else to Driver Easy.

Download and Install- Driver Easy

Run- Driver Easy and then click on – Scan Now. Drivers easy will automatically scan your PC and then identify the driver issues.

Click the button- Update which is located beside graphics driver (flagged) to start the download and installation of appropriate version automatically for the drivers present on your system.

You will get a message to upgrade where you need to click – Update All

Try Uninstalling graphics driver

Follow the steps given below

From your keyboard press- Windows key + R together to bring in the run box. In run box type- devmgmt.msc and then click- OK which will open the window- Device Manager

Expand- Display Adapters and right click the specific display driver and click- Uninstall.

After you have finished uninstalling the driver, restart your system and check if the error has been fixed.

Cleaning GPU Radiator will help

GPU may get overheated and lead to problems. There are chances of GPU getting overheating especially when the radiator is not clean. So make sure you clean your GPU radiator to check if the error is fixed.

Close a couple of programs that are processing in the background

Your PC may not perform at a faster speed if there are a lot of programs are constantly running simultaneously in the background so make sure you close the programs that you do not need.

In case the problem arises due to a particular application it may contain corrupt files. Close the application and see if the error is solved.

Modify the visual effects to enhance the performance

You can modify the PC to enhance the performance. It can be done by disabling certain visual effects. To modify the visual effects to attain better performs you can follow the simple steps given below.

Go to Start and then Control Panel to open – Performance Information and Tools. In the search box type- Performance Information and Tools.

You will get a list from which you need to select Performance Information and Tools.

Select – Adjust visual effects. In case you get a message confirmation or administrator password then enter the password or give confirmation.

Select – Visual Effects and then Adjust for best performance and then click- OK.

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