The article will explain what is DPC_WATCHDOG_TIMEOUT? What causes DPC_WATCHDOG_TIMEOUT? How to solve DPC_WATCHDOG_TIMEOUT issues?
DPC_WATCHDOG_TIMEOUT often happens when your windows systems crashes and freezes of unreliable length and intensity. Most commonly, you will experience program lock-ups, slow PC performance, system freezes, blue screen errors, startup or shutdown problems, and installation errors.
  • runtime error keep popping up
  • propagated error keep popping up
  • temporary error pop up
  • proxy will not find
  • no printer device driver keeps popping up
  • At times, when you are trying to update your windows system, some essential dll files or registries files is missing or corrupted.
  • Install or uninstall application in a wrong way and infected with Virus or Trojan.
  • PC drivers are out-of-date or installed wrongly.
  • sound facility not compatible with OS
  • important system service failed to launch
  • input device not connected functionally
  • wanted windows service failed to start
  • DPC_WATCHDOG_TIMEOUT configs deleted
Ways to Get Rid of DPC_WATCHDOG_TIMEOUT Problem?

A fast solution to resolve this DPC_WATCHDOG_TIMEOUT is to use SmartPCFixer. We highly recommend you to do the following steps.

1. Click the below button to download SmartPCFixer.

2. Launch SmartPCFixer and run a complete scan for your PC.

3. Click Fix all to get rid of DPC_WATCHDOG_TIMEOUT.

Repairing DPC_WATCHDOG_TIMEOUT error mannually

1. Remove the application which you installed lately.

Run SmartPCFixer, choose System Tools, and click Uninstaller, then choose the software you have just installed.

2. Update your Unknown to the latest version.

For windows 7 users:

Click Start, and search windows update as the pictures below:

Click check for update, and update all the important updates which windows recommend for you.

3. System restore is always the best way to get rid of common computer errors.

Please visit Microsoft website to

Windows 10 system restore:


Windows 7 8 system restore:



From all the consideration above, it is clear that fixing DPC_WATCHDOG_TIMEOUT is a little complicate for people. We highly recommend people try SmartPCFixer to deal with this problem. 

Tips & Warnings

1. Whatever steps you want to do for your computer, you had better run as an administrator.

2. Depending on your computer windows system, the above steps may be slightly different, but the basic process is mostly the same.

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