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Installing OS Window XP the i get blue screen [closed]

Aproblem has been detected and windows has been shut down to prevent damage to your computer. If this is the first time you seen this stop error screen, restart your computer. If this screen appears ...
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51 views

Fix BSOD on Win XP VMWARE Image?

I have a new install of Windows XP in my VMWARE. However, it only runs for a few minutes and then I get BSOD with the following message. STOP: c000021a [Fatal System Error} The Windows SubSystem ...
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1answer
339 views

Fix blue screen of death on VMware Workstation

I just recently setup a vmware workstation for Windows XP, however it seems about twice per day I get the blue screen of death. Unfortunately I was not able to write down the error displayed in the ...
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0answers
23 views

BSOD Windows XP after loading logo

I've been getting BSOD after Windows XP loading logo. Weird thing is if I try to reinstall Windows XP - the installation CD doesn't see the hard drive, but then why is it trying to load into Win XP? ...
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2answers
187 views

Xp bsod on startup after ram upgrade

I just upgraded my hp dv6426us from 1gb of ram (512x2) to 4 gb (2x2). I have a vista 32 bit and xp 32 bit dual boot os configuration. Now when I boot up xp gives me a bsod right after showing the ...
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2answers
392 views

Getting “NTLDR is missing” and can't boot into Windows XP CD because it gives BSOD 0x07B

If I try to boot normally into hard drive with my Windows XP - I get "NTLDR is missing". If I try to boot into Windows XP installation CD - I get BSOD 0x07B. So, basically I can't access recovery ...
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1answer
31 views

BSOD When Running Most Programs That Have The Option of a Microphone

The problem is that whenever I open a program that involves something with a microphone, my computer blue screens, with the file causing the trouble being sfng32.sys. I have looked up this problem ...
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0answers
14 views

Computer still in boot loop [duplicate]

My computer is in a boot loop and despite all my efforts, I haven't been able to load windows XP with it. When the computer loads, I see some white loading bar at the bottom, then the windows XP ...
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1answer
150 views

Unmountable boot volume xp - halfway the loading screen

Power went off. When I rebooted I started receiving unmountable_boot_volume on windows loading screen (that is windows started loading progress bar and all, then stopped, kept trying to read some file ...
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2answers
196 views

Restore Windows to factory settings on a Dell computer

I have a Dell computer that has the Blue Screen of Death. I booted from Puppy Linux non-PAE to retrieve files. Now I wish to restore Windows. I have been following instructions from this site. I made ...
0
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0answers
31 views

WIN XP SP3 When I shut down windows loose all setings how to stop it

After bad installation that BSOD my laptop I recovered but I'm unable to load USB 2 drivers machine locks up. I can only keep it going for more than 30 seconds if I disable PNP service. With PNP ...
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0answers
102 views

Getting around stop error/missing driver for XP boot off BootDisk

I have a workstation attached to a very expensive machine (cost>$150k) where the manufacturer of said machine stopped offering support. The machine itself seems fine but I have been unable to boot ...
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1answer
927 views

Windows XP Repair Install BSOD After changing Virtual HDD Controller

I vm'ed an old windows XP installation using VirtualBox and it runs/ran fine after the normal ritual of performing a repair install. I noticed VirtualBox by default set my hard drive controller to ...
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0answers
113 views

Windows XP blue screen of death even in Safe mode

So I was using CCleaner option to save HDD space, and when it "finished", my computer just went off. And now whenever I try to start it it shuts down with the Windows XP blue screen of death, even in ...
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2answers
330 views

Blue screen of death while installing Windows XP SP2

I am receiving an error while starting Windows XP on my ten year old computer (D845PEBT2) that says Windows cannot start because the following file is missing or corrupt: ...
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1answer
251 views

IRQL_NOT_LESS_OR_EQUAL BSOD in NDIS.sys, with MemTest passing - what's the cause?

I just got a Blue Screen of Death with IRQL_NOT_LESS_OR_EQUAL, in NDIS.sys. My hardware: Intel P4 Northwoord 2.4 GHz Intel D850EMV2 board 4 x 256 MB RDRAM other stuff Context: Computer was ...
0
votes
2answers
3k views

What is the Cause of Random Freezing/Blue Screen/Restarting?

Problem: Freezing/blue screen/restarting happens randomly on my Desktop PC. Sometimes it just freezes suddenly. Sometimes a freezing, then a blue screen. Sometimes a blue screen, followed with a ...
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0answers
44 views

Windows crash on new Hard Drive that was never formatted

I installed a new hard drive after someone removed the OS from my old drive thinking I would eventually slave the two together to recover my data. Unfortunately the new disk keeps crashing and I ...
0
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0answers
67 views

Getting BSOD on XP installation

I am getting Blue screen during XP installation. Sometimes it comes up as PAGE_FAULT_IN_NONPAGED_AREA and sometime it comes as IO1_INITIALIZATION_FAILED during installation. I could not make out ...
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0answers
701 views

Restart after blue screen BCCode 100007e

I need some help because I would like to solve problems connected to some recently restart after a blue screen on my PC (Desktop). The error code was BCCode : 1000007e BCP1 : C0000005 BCP2 : ...
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4answers
4k views

Unmountable boot volume blue screen, what should I do?

I was trying to install an update from NVIDIA for my GTX 560, but while it was installing, my computer shut off. After a few minutes, I turned it back on. It got to the Windows boot screen and then ...
1
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1answer
611 views

When I start my Dell Latitude E4300, I get an “Intel® Matrix Storage Manager option ROM” message after the Dell logo, then a BSOD as Windows XP starts

The computer is a Dell Latitude E4300 with a 2.4 GHz Intel Core 2 Duo and 500 GB hard drive. I used an automatic driver installer CD to install any drivers not installed on the system. When I ...
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2answers
165 views

Windows XP fails to start, and, while trying to reinstall it, installation says “hard drive is corrupt”, but I don't think it is

A few weeks ago my Windows XP installation began showing the 'blue screen of death' during normal use, then restarting. That went on until it failed to start completely, even in safe mode. I thought ...
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1answer
125 views

BSOD 0xA0 on Windows XP

I have some problems with a bluescreen on a Windows XP SP3. The Bugcheck code is 0x000000A0 and the first parameter 0x00000101 states that there is a Unhandled exception occured while processing ...
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1answer
127 views

BSOD and first screen is freeze after reboot [closed]

Today my friend told me that he can't start his PC, he also told that after several minutes of work BSOD is appear. After that I try to start his pc and like my friend said "he worked for several ...
1
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2answers
762 views

What can cause a BSOD when booting from CD, but not from Hard Disk?

We have a Windows XP machine that recently had a bad virus cleaned up off of it. It boots up just fine, however I suspect some windows files have been damaged and want to run a Repair from the ...
0
votes
2answers
221 views

Blue screen of Death on Install

I have a machine with Windows Vista Installed. It has an Intel X25 SSD as the System Drive I want to reinstall (I plan to format and overwrite Vista) with XP. When I boot up using the Dell XP CD it ...
2
votes
2answers
330 views

Interference When Installing Windows XP

I had several problems on my old pc, so I decided to reinstall Windows XP. The problem is, when it copies the files, I get a lot of errors with Windows XP setup cannot copy file, so I ignore all of ...
0
votes
1answer
144 views

Hardware issue, bsod with windows xp irq and strange messages with ubuntu

I have an old Acer T160 and it used to run Windows XP. But I keep getting random BSOD's. I keep seeing IRQ conflicts. I tried to run ubuntu, which runs and keeps running. But sometimes is not ...
2
votes
3answers
590 views

Lost all data on Windows XP after blue screen

I got a blue screen and was trying to boot with my OS disk. Frankly, I was unsure exactly how to do this. I was trying everything and booted in partition mode. Finally, I booted with disk and ran ...
0
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0answers
282 views

How to force the restart of winxp after blue screen of death?

My WinXP sometime has blue screen of death. I have enabled the restart BSOD settings, within My Computer/Properties/Advanced. But still, some kinds of BSOD still hold up my machine and do not ...
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3answers
870 views

Installation of Windows XP on Dell Inspiron fails due to BSOD

I have a Dell Inspiron with an i3 processor and I need to install Windows XP. When I try to install it, I get this blue screen: Why is that? What can I do to install Windows? EDIT in the bios, ...
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1answer
7k views

Windows XP Pro SP3 stop error code 0x000000F4

I have a system running Windows XP Pro SP3. My wife is the primary user of this system, and the last several days in a row, when she tries to log in to the system it gives her a BSOD with the stop ...
0
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1answer
344 views

Hard drive issues when installing Windows XP or 7 on HP m1150.uk

I have received a HP Pavilion m1150.uk (part of the m1000 series), which was wiped with Boot and Nuke before being given to me (ex-work machine). I've tried installing both Windows XP and Windows 7, ...
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4answers
6k views

The igxprd32 display driver has stopped working normally

I have a 32-bit WinXP machine with NO GPU, and 4GB of RAM. Recently, I started playing Spiral Knights, which caused my computer to BSOD once every couple hours. Microsoft suggested updating my USB ...
0
votes
1answer
384 views

BSOD error 0xF78A2524 when starting up (Windows XP on a USB thumbdrive)

Basically I had the same error as the one on this topic: BSOD "STOP 0x0000007B" after installing WIndows XP on external HDD The link on the answer is dead and I can't find it on Google's ...
0
votes
0answers
322 views

BSOD 0x1E during install of Windows XP Mode (Virtual PC) on Windows 7 x64 PC

I was trying to launch Windows XP mode (Virtual PC) that I had installed awhile ago, and I got a BSOD message that said STOP 0x19 BAD_POOL_HEADER both times I tried to start it. So I thought maybe ...
0
votes
1answer
151 views

Xp repair won't start setup wizard [closed]

I ran a repair on my xp system and it will not get to the xp setup wizard. I have important data that is intact on the system so I do not want to format it if I can help it. Here is what iplan to ...
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votes
2answers
2k views

BSOD on boot error c000021a

When I turn my Windows XP Professional PC on it goes past the Windows XP loading screen then I get blue screen of death with the error C000021a the session manager initialization system process ...
0
votes
2answers
2k views

Adobe Flash causing computer to BSoD

I was watching a YouTube video a while ago and my computer blue screened. I though nothing of it at start, but whenever I watch any video (basically anything that gets rendered (haven't tried games ...
0
votes
1answer
172 views

How to avoid the BSOD after dumping a system image onto a new computer

We prepare lots of computers, which only have in common using Windows XP, having an Intel CPU and being at least Pentium 4, with a long and tedious software configuration. It's so long, and involves ...
0
votes
3answers
372 views

Boot Failed after XP Installation, fixmbr give BSOD

I have installed Windows XP with SP2 on my PC. However, after reboot to complete the installation, I get error message "Disk read error. Press any key to restart". I've try to boot into recovery ...
0
votes
1answer
487 views

Windows will not load - Conflict between Windows repair and Raid 1 array/driver?

I have a friend whose computer hangs when it tries to load Windows XP. It has worked fine until a couple weeks ago. *Dell Dimension (don't have model number right now) *Pentium 4 *1 GB RAM *2 ...
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1answer
134 views

Booting from Windows XP SP3 DVD causes BSOD

I want to repair/install the Windows XP installation on my triple-boot laptop (Win9 and Ubuntu) but when I try to boot from the Windows XP SP3 DVD I get a BSOD. The only things that have changed on ...
0
votes
1answer
169 views

Windows not starting blue screen of death

I have a laptop with me which has Windows XP operating system installed in it. The problem is that after boot logo my Windows XP shows blue screen of death. I can start windows only in safe mode. ...
2
votes
2answers
12k views

Windows XP Blue Screen of Death, is there a log anywhere?

I'm trying to fix my friend's computer. Everytime she tries to boot it we have a blue screen right after the loading bar with the XP logo. If I mount it using a live linux distro, is there a way I can ...
2
votes
2answers
254 views

Will the old OS on my secondary drive interfere with the new OS on the primary one?

I recently installed Windows 7 on a new SSD. I was planning to format my old HD, which still had Windows XP and all my data on it, but everything seemed to be working just fine, so laziness (and fear ...
0
votes
1answer
940 views

Blue Screen crash, how do I read the WinDbg output?

I downloaded some debugging symbols needed by the WinDbg tool. Then I opened up the DMP file created by the last Blue Screen crash. This is what was display. Is this a problem with my Video Driver? ...
0
votes
2answers
269 views

Windows XP BSOD When Trying to Hibernate

I recently managed to revive an antique Pentium 4 PC with the following specs: Pentium 4 Northwood 2.0 GHz ASUS P4SE mainboard (SiS 645 chipset) nVidia GeForce4 Ti-4200 1 GB DDR-400 RAM (Transcend) ...
3
votes
2answers
151 views

Bluescreening without an error trail..?

My PC occasionally blue-screens (about once/wk). The error is displayed very quickly (too fast for me to catch), so I look for DUMP files. After blue screening today, I checked my whole system for ...