To completely fix Blue Screen of Death errors, be sure to update as many drivers as you can.
4. Update drivers automatically
Searching for drivers on your own can be time-consuming. So, we advise you to use a tool that will do this for you automatically.
Using an automatic driver updater will certainly save you from the hassle of searching for drivers manually, and it will always keep your system up to date with the latest drivers.
Driverfix is the tool that you can count on for updating your system drivers on time and providing you with a detailed and accurate report.
Thanks to a an amazing data base that includes over 18 million drivers and an advanced scanning technology, you won’t have to confront with those critical update errors.
Your PC will be running smoothly at all time and in addition you can even back-up all your drivers by compressing them into a single file.
We also recommended this solution for solving the BSoD NMI_HARDWARE_FAILURE error. After several tests, our team concluded that this is the best-automatized option.
5. Run the SFC scan
- Right-click on the Start Menu button, and open Command Prompt (Admin).
- Enter the following line and press Enter:
- Wait until the process is done (it may take a while).
- If the solution is found, it will automatically be applied.
- Now, close the Command Prompt and restart your computer.
If the ‘unified’ troubleshooter failed to resolve the problem, we’re going to run the SFC scan.
This tool scans your computer for potential issues, and delivers a solution, if possible, so, it might be helpful with solving the stop code NMI_HARDWARE_FAILURE error, as well.
FAQ: Learn more about NMI HARDWARE FAILURE errors
- What does NMI HARDWARE FAILURE mean?
This issue may mean that your hardware has certain problems. Find out more in this step-by step article on how to fix NMI HARDWARE FAILURE error.
- How do I get rid of the blue screen on Windows 10?
In order to solve this annoying issue you may need to change some setting on your antivirus. Check out all the solutions in this great guide on fixing BSoD errors in Windows 10.
One element that may cause this problem is malware. There are many other causes so find out more in this excellent article on causes of the BSoD error in Windows 10.
Editor’s Note: This article was originally published in June 2016 and was revamped and updated in February 2021 for freshness, accuracy, and comprehensiveness.