You maybe getting the error 0x00000117 or VIDEO_TDR_TIMEOUT_DETECTED, if so please read all the information below on how to fix this issue. This is a very common fault and we have seen it before.
What Causes This Error ?
This error is usually caused by a video card driver.
When Did This Error Start ?
Have you done a Windows update recently ? or manually updated the video card driver ?
How To Fix This Error
- If you have recently installed Windows updates take a look and see if that update included anything relating to your video card software, if so uninstall that update.
- Locate an updated driver for your video card.
- Check the following on this Microsoft article.
- Does this error only occur when you run a certain program ? If so this may help you to search online for a suitable fix.
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