11-11-2015 07:43 AM - edited 11-12-2015 07:21 AM
My laptop has during a longer time had problems with crashes. It freezes, sometimes it restarts on its own after that happends. It doesn't have to be that I've alot of programs running, it's usually when I'm on youtube this happens. Lately, can't recall when it started but it starts crashing with that the graphic driver have had problems, something in the lines of; “Grathic driver AMD stopped responding and has recovered".
I have had it on service before, for other non relaited problems, and on that test-papper thingy it said they found nothing else that was wrong with it. But just an hour after that I've had it home it crashed...
Now the problem is that 2 days ago I had it on for about an hour and it crashed two times during that and with the graphic driver message went off and the last time it actually looked like it is the graphic card that's the problem. The screen did not just only freeze it was like multi colored, hard to describe but it had like lines of bright colors that should not be there? And now when I tried to start it, it doesn't go longer than the HP logo, I've tried to restart it but then it just said "preparing automatic repair" I let it be but still nothing happended after 2 hours!
I've had a hp laptop prior, which I'm using right now as backup. This one have had grathic problems in the display with some cord that was loose, can it be the same or not? Or is it just to send it on service?
I wanted to check here first to see if its anything I can do on my own as I've an enormous social anxiety and I'm college student. I've only had this one for 10 months. I got incurense on it the year out. Never dropped but it has some scratches, updated to W10.
Sorry for my english
11-12-2015 11:17 AM - edited 11-12-2015 11:18 AM
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11-12-2015 01:12 PM
It do start but it's stuck on the HP logo and just loads, or it says "preparing for automacic repair" and goes no further.
It had some problems with freezing before the update but the drver was after, I think, hard to recall. Before W10 update it was mostly due to overheating.
I'll take a look at them links
12-06-2015 10:28 AM
Well I could not solve it on my own so I went to the store so they fixed it instead. Since I've a full pakage of support and insurance, I was not comfortable doing anything on my own that would risk it.
In store they did a full reset, downgraded it to W8.1 and did a reinstallation of software.
That did not help apparently so send it of to repair it, 3 weeks later now I got it back.
Hardware error, change of motherboard and CPU.
Either it was W10 or everyone that I've talked to says AMD is complete trash and ruins it.
And AMD is the problem to why it was freezing and crashing from the beginning.