How come my screen goes blank after I get a message saying my display driver has stopped responding?

by on December 7, 2011

Q: while using my computer sometimes the screen goes blank and this message appears.

display driver stopped responding and has recovered. display driver intel graphics accelerated drives for windows 7 has stopped responding and has recovered.

the screen comes back on in just a few seconds.

can you tell me how to fix this.

thank you.


One Response to “How come my screen goes blank after I get a message saying my display driver has stopped responding?”
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    Update your display driver.

    Go to this page: http://downloadcenter.intel.com/

    Click on “Run Intel Driver Update Utility” at the top.