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35 views

Ten specific techniques for troubleshooting a Windows blue screen of death [on hold]

I have searched super user for blue screen trouble shooting and found myriad results. Each mentions one or two techniques. My sense is that it would be useful to have a reference list of these ...
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1answer
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Windows 8 blue screen with DRIVER_IRQL_NOT_LESS_OR_EQUAL Asus.tp

First, I looked at the Windows Action Center and followed its instructions. That means I downloaded AsusTP_v2.1.4_20130429_normal1.exe from the ASUS website and ran it. It gave me an error message. ...
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1answer
73 views

Resolving a blue screen in Windows 8.1: DRIVER_OVERRAN_STACK_BUFFER

I have a Windows 8.1 desktop machine that is mostly very stable, but recently I started playing Skyrim again and I'm getting blue screens. Sometimes they happen as quickly as 5 minutes in, other times ...
3
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65 views

Storage Spaces BSOD after re-installing Windows 8.1

After reinstalling Windows 8.1, reconnecting my Storage Spaces array causes a BSOD. I have a 3 drive Storage Spaces array + separate SSD. I re-installed Windows 8 -> and upgrade to 8.1 After ...
2
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1answer
66 views

Windows 8.1 BSOD when waking from sleep if ATA HDD password set in BIOS

I installed Intel ssd 520 (180GB) into my HP 8560w notebook with Windows 8.1. The system works fine, if no HDD ATA password set. However I wish to take advantage of the encryption feature, so I have ...
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2answers
67 views

DPC_WATCHDOG_VIOLATION on Windows 8.1 only when I Restart the PC

I am getting the dreaded DPC_WATCHDOG_VIOLATION on a newly setup Windows 8.1 rig. It uses a Gigabyte H87-HD3 Motherboard, i5 4570, 16GB RAM and has a Kingston 240GB SSD (no other h/w on the M/b). ...
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29 views

BSOD when running Windows Phone 8 Emulator

Each time I run the Windows Phone 8 emulator in Visual Studio 2012, I get a BSOD with the message PAGE_FAULT_IN_NONPAGED_AREA. I cannot seem to locate where this logged so I can see which device is ...
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525 views

Unable to boot Win 8.1: Error bad_system_config_info

Windows 8.1, 64 bit, home-built PC, running approx 4 years. OCZ-Vertex 256 GB drive, approx 1 year old, Drives D-H are 2 - 1 TB drives in a RAID 0 config, 8 GB RAM. Upgraded from Win 7 to Win 8.1 ...
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1answer
74 views

Ad Hoc Network Connection causes Blue Screen of Death DPC_WATCHDOG_VIOLATION

I recently had my home internet go down, so I stood up a tethered Ad Hoc Wireless hotspot from my 4G mobile phone. However, once I connected my Windows 8.1 64 bit computer to it, it blue screened with ...
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1answer
153 views

Booting From VHD Windows 7 Stop Error 0x0000007B

I have created a a boot entry with EasyBCD 2.2, and I used a VHD that is on my C: partition. The VHD is Windows 7 Pro x86. Then I went to the edit boot menu to check that it was showing, and I hit ...
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1answer
48 views

Windows 8 , Your Pc ran into problemlem and needs to restart

I have Hp laptop with Windows 8, After trying to install Norton, it does not boot and restarts itself. I tried to go to HP recovery by pressing F11 but gives me same error and restarts. Error is ...
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1answer
101 views

BSOD after installing old driver in Windows 8.1

I have installed an older version of BlindWrite (I know it was a stupid thing to do) on my Windows 8.1 laptop. During the reading of a DVD, a BSOD showed, saying DRIVER_IRQL_NOT_LESS_OR_EQUAL. When ...
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2answers
63 views

W8 QL2300i.Sys corrupted

I've a problem with my windows 8 installation. When I try to boot it goes in an automatic repair loop and then it bsod's and goes again. The BSOD goes to fast to read it. So I put a installation disk ...
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184 views

BSOD Memory Management but memory seems fine

I have an Alienware Aurora R2 which I've been upgrading ever since I bought it. Now it has 16gb of ram (4x4gb kingston). Since I added the last 8gb (2x4Gb) I keep getting the memory management BSOD, ...
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1answer
39 views

windows 7 and windows 8 works only first boot

I recently bought and installed a SanDisk Ultra Plus 128gb SSD to replace my old 1TB Western Digital, now my PC fails to boot the second time I start it up. I have tried a fresh install of Windows 7 ...
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0answers
241 views

Page Fault in NonPaged Area?

For the last couple days my laptop has been randomly been giving me the BSOD with the message page_fault_in_nonpaged_area(fltmgr.sys). I tried looking up the error but everything I found was in ...
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1answer
82 views

Windows 8 To Go drive BSOD'd in the middle of writing something to disk. Computer won't recognize drive

Here's the setup: Dell Precision M4700 laptop Windows 8 To Go installed on a week-old Patriot Tab 32GB USB 3.0 flash drive Laptop natively runs Windows 7 Professional From Windows 7, flash drive was ...
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2answers
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Windows 8.1 RTM BSOD with fault “Critical Structure Corruption”

I recently upgraded from Windows 8 Enterprise x64 (US English) to Windows 8.1 Pro x64 (RTM, US English) on my lab workstation. It worked mostly fine for the last few days (since the upgrade), but this ...
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0answers
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tcpip.sys BSOD? minidump included [closed]

Can anybody help me with the following tcpip.sys BSOD, or perhaps help me to make sense of the minidump related to that error which is pasted below? ...
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0answers
39 views

NTFS_FILE_SYSTEM BSOD after mounting drive on Ubuntu

I set up a dual-boot system (Windows 8 then Ubuntu). I mounted the partition that contains Windows with the ro (read-only) parameter successfully. Now every time I choose Windows NTFS_FILE_SYSTEM ...
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2answers
99 views

What can cause my PC to BSOD (blue screen of death/ stop error)

Since a week or two I've been having many BSODS. It's not only one error, there are many. some of I could remember are: -memory_management -page_fault_in_nonpaged_area -pfn_list_corrupt ...
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2answers
197 views

New PC with Windows 8 and a lot of BSODs

I recently purchased a Sony Vaio Pro with i7-4500u, 8 GB memory and a 256 GB SSD. It had Windows 8 Home Premium preinstalled. I have run it for three weeks now, and a blue screen of death has ...
0
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1answer
52 views

Multiple BSODs on acer notebook

I've recently bought an Acer Travelmate notebook. Initially it came with Windows 7 on it and I got BSODs whenever I tried to do heavy stuff (like games and etc) on it. Though very often I got a BSOD ...
0
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0answers
167 views

Windows 8 BSOD during installation

Note: I realise this is probably a very broad question but I don't really know what else to do. I'm not particularly knowledgeable about this stuff. I have a fairly old PC running XP 32bit. Intel ...
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0answers
128 views

Blue screen error

I have seen lot of questions for this topic. I tried to debug the issue according to available information but no sucess. Let me brief, what I have tried. I tried the machine with brand new Hard ...
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2answers
253 views

BSOD when running Windows Defender

I have recently installed Windows Phone 8 SDK on my Windows 8 Pro 64bit machine and I've been getting blue screen of death ever since. They show up every time my computer starts to be idle. The error ...
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1answer
2k views

The computer has rebooted from a bugcheck

My Windows 8 computer frequently locks up when you try to wake it up from sleep. The power light appears on, but the monitor shows no connection and it won't 'wake up'. I have to hold the power button ...
0
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1answer
127 views

Trying to pin down the source of my Blue Screens

So I just built a new computer the other day, and was able to run for several hours just fine. This included web browsing and listening to music. However, once I began playing video games everything ...
1
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1answer
361 views

WIndows 8 BSOD XBMC

I am receiving frequent BSODs in Windows 8, which are either BAD_POOL_HEADER or DPC_WATCHDOG_VIOLATION but it only happens after XBMC has been running. WhoCrashed and told me this: System ...
0
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0answers
52 views

Recover previously saved files after blue screen in Win8

Earlier today Windows 8 blue-screened while I was working on some CSS animations, when I rebooted I found that the CSS file I had been working on and that was open in Visual Studio was blank. I don't ...
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1answer
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BSOD error 0xc0000001 after setup of Windows 8

I recently set up Windows 8. The installation was successful but after restart I got a BSOD with error 0xc0000001. A suggested solution is using the 'recovery options', but since I just set up ...
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0answers
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How to diagnose a BSOD that prevents booting in Windows 8?

our computer recently started BSOD'ing before booting to the login screen. It then restarts, trys to fix itself, and fails. I have access to command prompt from there, along with other options like ...
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2answers
951 views

Diagnose Windows 8 Pro crashes generated by Kernel symbols

My Windows 8 Pro 64-bit crashes randomly at least once per day. The memory dump for that crash says: Microsoft (R) Windows Debugger Version 6.2.9200.20512 AMD64 Copyright (c) Microsoft Corporation. ...
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1answer
161 views

Memtest #5 failing, prime95 failing and BSODs

I've been having a lot of trouble with freezing and bsods with my computer lately, so I took the chance to do a full upgrade. My new system only shares the VGA with the old one, nothing more. Current ...
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BSOD 0x124 Help needed

I have a new Computer for 3 weeks now and I get a lot of WHEA_UNCORRECTABLE_ERROR BSODs. I get these bluescreens randomly every 30 - 50 minutes. Here is the dump from WinDbg: Microsoft (R) Windows ...
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335 views

Windows 8 BSOD and Bios Post problems

I'm having some random crashes in the last couple of days. I'll try to describe the behaviour as best as I can. Normal pc usage (mostly browsing with chrome, sometimes playing starcraft 2 but never ...
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1answer
110 views

Annoying bugcheck - prevents laptop from going to sleep [closed]

I have an Apple MacBook Pro Mid 2012 (i7 3720 QM, 8 GB RAM, NVIDIA GeForce GT650M) and running Windows 8 Pro 64-bit via Bootcamp. Over the past couple of days, it doesn't sleep when I close the lid ...
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1answer
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Windows 8 Bluescreen when initiating suspend

I had the same problem in windows server 2012 but decided to try and rebuild it with a windows 8. System info: https://www.dropbox.com/s/zf1je91cn2cbc89/DxDiag.txt Doesn't happen when using ...
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1answer
350 views

Windows 8 Pro Install BSOD After Disk Selection

I am trying to install Windows 8 Pro from an ISO, burned to a DVD. Setup boots and allows me to go through the install screens, up to disk selection. I have a Kingston Hyper-X SSD 128GB disk as Disk0 ...
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2answers
266 views

How to see Windows 8 BSOD error parameters? [duplicate]

Where can I find the four hexadecimal STOP error parameters that used to be shown in older versions of Windows on the Blue Screen of Death whenever a kernel bug check occurs? I can't find them in ...
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2answers
438 views

Win 8 after BSOD huge amount of diskspace is missing

Recently got a BSOD on my PC without a reason (in Win8 it looks much funnier :)), after that I've notised that around 10gb on system partition space is missing. I've checked and cleaned memory dumps, ...
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1answer
351 views

Win 8 freezing when using flash [duplicate]

My computer crashes sometimes watching movies OR flash videos on the internet, sometimes a bluescreen appear for seconds before the crash. I don't even know how to reproduce the problem. I tried ...
3
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1answer
952 views

Frequent DPC_WATCHDOG_VIOLATION BSOD on Windows 8

I am having frequent Blue Screens of Death on my new Windows 8 Dell XPS 13 UltraBook. The specifics: Hardware (screenshot of device manager with what I think are the most relevant items expanded): ...
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2answers
378 views

Tool to log the disk I/O of the specific process to the file

I'm using Windows 8 x64. The MSSE (renamed to Windows Defender) constantly causes BSoD during the quick scan (the problem described here). I wanna find out which was the last file[s] it accessed. ...
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3answers
4k views

Reading minidumps on Windows 8

Since last week I get a bluescreen everyday on my netbook which runs under Windows 8. However, I don't know what causes the problem. Because of this I want to read the created minidumps. I tried to ...
0
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0answers
228 views

BSOD after Windows 8 Update on Macbook Air

Whenever I try to update Windows 8 running dual-boot on my 2012 Macbook Air 13", I get a perpetual blue screen of death after restarting that can only be solved with a System Restore. According to ...
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3answers
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tcpip.sys - Windows 8 crashes (bluescreen)

Whenever I start my Plex Media Server on Windows 8 (64-bit), my computer crashes after some minutes, displaying something others called a bluescreen ... On that screen, Windows 8 tells me that "an ...
0
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1answer
61 views

Changes in windows 7 do not save to hard drive?

This is kind of weird behavior: I pin an application to my taskbar. About 5 minutes later I get a bsod. When I reboot, the icon that I pinned to the taskbar is unpinned. Do these changes - to the ...
0
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1answer
795 views

Got BSOD error on Windows 8 during logging in

I installed Windows 8 and I was working with it 3 hours ago... I shut it down, and after a while I turned it on again, but the huge difference is that is I can’t log in anymore, I got BSOD and this ...
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1answer
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BSOD after resuming Windows 8 from sleep

I recently (1 month ago) installed Windows 8 64 bit on my computer. I formatted my SSD completely, so as new again! I did not get any errors during the installation so I thought everything will be all ...