Nvidia, last month, released its updated firmware update tool for all 64-bit Windows versions. It fixes black screens and system hang issues if users are running incompatible firmware on older cards.
Chat becomes Microsoft Teams Free with build 22631.2338 (KB5030305)
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Windows 11 build 23545 fixes a number of File Explorer bugs and more
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Intel has released its new Arc and Iris Xe beta graphics driver 184.108.40.20699 on Windows. It brings big performance gains in some titles, is optimized for CS 2, and fixes a WebView2 black screen bug.
Display driver issues are a pretty common occurrence and it looks like Nvidia's latest Windows driver, which is WHQL-signed, is affected. The new driver is apparently causing display flickering.
Online forums are filled with users complaining about various display issues like stuttering, flickering, and white screens on Windows. A common suspect in many of these seems to be MPO.
AMD, with its latest display driver update version 22.10.3, has fixed a black screen issue on Windows 11 22H2. The new driver also comes optimized for Call of Duty Modern Warfare II, and more.
At long last, AMD has finally managed to fix the black screen issue that was plaguing Radeon GPUs as a result of a bug in Enhanced Sync. The issue is fixed with the latest Adrenalin 22.9.1 driver.
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Today, two new Windows 11 Insider builds 22621.436 and 22622.436 to the Beta channel. As usual, the new build brings several improvements and bug fixes, like one for Start menu crash, and more.
The latest Windows 11 Patch Tuesday update 22000.675 (KB5013943) is causing several major issues for users. These problems include apps failing to start, BSODs, black screen, and more.
Microsoft Defender for Endpoint is apparently causing several issues for clients on Windows 10 20H2 systems. These issues include very high memory usage bug, black screen on boot up, and more.
Via Intel's newest Windows DCH graphics driver version 220.127.116.114, CASO support has been added to Windows 11 Xe systems that can boost performance in certain situations, and more.
AMD's Secure Memory Encryption (SME) feature will remain disabled by default in future Ryzen-based Linux PCs. That's because the feature has been found to be very problematic on some of those systems.
AMD has released its latest Radeon Software Adrenalin driver version 21.10.2 which brings with it multiple fixes for issues like with OBS, a black screen problem, and Dota 2 OpenGL freeing.
Microsoft has made a lot of changes aesthetically, among others, in Windows 11 from what we gather so far. In fact, it appears even the BSOD has been changed to Black Screen of Death instead of Blue.
The Windows 10 April 2018 update was blocked on some Alienware systems due to a "known incompatibility". Microsoft has confirmed that with the issue being fixed, the block has now been removed.