Windows 8.1 System_Service_Exception error

If you’re experiencing nvlddmkm.sys error while using Windows 8.1 please follow the steps provided in this article. It is wise to clean Windows from Registry issues through an efficient Windows registry repair software such as given below:

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Restore your PC to a Previous Restore Point

You may have to restore the PC to a previous restore point. This will rollback earlier settings to the date selected for restoration. Latest changes made to your system settings may have caused Windows 8.1 System_Service_Exception error (System_Service_Exception (nvlddmkm.sys)).



  • Right click the Computer desktop icon.
  • Select Properties from the context menu.
  • Click “Advanced system settings” link.
  • System Properties dialog will open.
  • Click System Protection tab.
  • Click “System Restore” button.
  • Follow the on-screen instructions.

Copy the File from another Source

Basically you have two options: you can either download the file from Internet, or you can simply copy the file from the source folder to the destination. Both are on your hard disk. In the latter case you may not always find the source file or sometimes the file location may vary. In such a situation you would have to initiate the Windows Search feature and accordingly find the file.

  • Double click the Computer desktop icon.
  • Open the following location:
    C:\NVIDIA\DisplayDriver\\InternationalDisplay
  • Copy the file named nvlddmkm.sys (Right click, select Copy)
  • Paste the same into the following folders:
    C:\Windows\System
    C:\Windows\System32
    C:\NVIDIA
  • Restart your computer.

Note: If you do not find the folder named in the Step # 2, simply download the nvlddmkm.sys file from the Internet.


Scan for Missing System Files

Windows 8.1 nvlddmkm.sys error occurs when some of the system files are missing. Using System File Checker you may start scanning for missing files and restore their original versions. Windows operating system installation disc is required.

  • Insert Windows installation disc.
  • Press Windows Key + X.
  • Select Command Prompt (Admin).
  • Type the following command-
    sfc /scannow
  • Press ENTER.
  • The scan process will take a longer time. A system reboot is required.

Uninstall the Video Driver

Go to your Device Manager and uninstall the video driver software.

  • Press Windows Key + X.
  • Select Device Manager.
  • Expand the top category, i.e. your computer name.
  • Expand “Display Adapters” root.
  • Right click the adapter name, select Uninstall.
  • Restart once the uninstall is finished.

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