Blue Screen of Death - Do mention the error code or something from it if you can spot it before the restart

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How to find the source of this BSOD? How to fix it?

I occasionally (always at the least convenient moment...) receive this BSOD on my Windows 7 desktop PC: Problem signature: Problem Event Name: BlueScreen OS Version: 6.1.7601.2.1.0.256.1 ...
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Laptop won't boot after installing new RAM (compatibility issue?)

I bought some new RAM for my Toshiba Satellite P500-14L laptop (max. memory 8GB according to Toshiba website). Previously I had 2x2GB Samsung M471B5673EH1-CF8 1066MHz DDR3 Now I bought 2x4GB ...
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ASUS G74sx - after BSOD, HDD & CD-Rom dissapears even from BIOS

I have an ASUS G74sx DH-71 laptop. Prerequisites: HDD running in AHCI mode. HDD S.M.A.R.T. 100% Health - Tested no bads, realocs or other issues. Ram Tested with memtest86+ 6 Cycles - No Issues. ...
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Blue Screen Of Death Only After Playing Counter Strike 1.6 [closed]

I have observing this weird behavior in my laptop from last 8-10 months that after playing Counter Strike 1.6 for 4th or 5th time, Blue Screen of Death Appears as soon as I close the game. Still not ...
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Analyzing yet another Windows 7 minidump

I am trying to fix a WIn7 64B pc with BOSD-issues using remote access. So I cannot use dirver verifier. So far I used windbg on the minidump getting this: 2: kd> !analyze -v ...
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My desktop won't shut down. Instead it BSOD's with a driver power state failure error

I've got an older HP Pavilion Elite desktop PC, currently running Windows 8.1 Pro. I can't shut it down gracefully, because when I try to it will wait a while and then go through a BSOD and reboot ...
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Frequent Blue Screens after installing Bluetooth

Since installing the Windows 7 drivers for my onboard Bluetooth radio (a Qualcomm Atheros model for the Gateway DX4885 PC), I have been experiencing frequent Blue Screens (BSOD), approximately every ...
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Bluescreen analyzes with WhoCrashed, BlueScreenView and WinDbg - different results

We are investigating BSODs on a Windows 2008 R2 Terminal Server. We found out that the results of WinDbg and BlueScreenView were inconsistent and so we tried out WhoCrashed Home and WhoCrashed Pro. ...
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KERNEL_SECURITY_CHECK_FAILURE BSOD Error

I have been getting this error on my laptop and I am getting absolutely sick of it now. I have downloaded many fixes from Microsoft websites but no joy. If I google it, I get 1000 different ...
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Windows 7 raid 0 bsod [duplicate]

So I just got 3 corsair force gs ssd's and I set them up in raid 0. I did a clean install of Windows 7 and now it won't boot up it gets to the loading screen and bsod. Any help would be greatly ...
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Is my disk drive (SSD) failing?

Just wanted to confirm my suspicions that I have a failing drive on my hands. So far here's what I've experienced: I initially got a BSOD while doing normal web browsing After rebooting; said there ...
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c000021a BSOD on Windows 7 boot

I guess I can't since I'm getting the error message: The version of System Recovery Options is not compatible with this version of Windows you're trying to repair. Try using a recovery disc that ...
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Blue Screen of Death - My Sony laptop crashes very often

I have a Sony VAIO laptop which is giving me blue screen problem from some days. I thought it might be because of corrupted Operating system, so I refereshed the operating system installation but the ...
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Recurring BSOD 0x139 KERNEL_SECURITY_CHECK_FAILURE in NETIO.SYS (bugcheck analyses within)

Problem description I've been encountering some intermittent 0x139 KERNEL_SECURITY_CHECK_FAILURE blue screens with first parameter 0x3 on my Windows 8.1 laptop, once every 20 minutes to an hour. ...
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NVIDIA; Whea_Uncorrectable_Error

I'm running into some slight issues with Nvidia/GPUs. It seems as though when I install the nvidia drivers or have them running, I experience a restart loop of WHEA_UNCORRECTABLE_ERROR. The only way ...
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WIN8_DRIVER_FAULT - BSoD

I've since fixed this issue, although I'm now running into another issue. Please see my new thread: NVIDIA; Whea_Uncorrectable_Error I'm currently facing a slight issue. Whenever starting a ...
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Crash dump for bluescreen bccode 50, probably caused by ntoskrnl.exe. Request for minidump analysis

Approximately a week ago I decided to overclock a bit my CPU. I did everything according the manuals and the internet knowledge. Sadly yesterday I had a persisting problem - when I was turning on the ...
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BSOD after running Virtual Router

I have downloaded and installed Virtual Router Manager 0.9 under Windows 7 from virtualrouter.codeplex.com. It is great. But while running, a blue screen of death suddenly appears randomly every time ...
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BSOD after awakening

- System - Provider [ Name] Microsoft-Windows-Kernel-Power [ Guid] {331C3B3A-2005-44C2-AC5E-77220C37D6B4} EventID 41 Version 2 Level 1 Task 63 ...
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Blue Screen of death Windows XP 64 Bit Installation

I am having difficulty installing Windows XP 64 Bit to my custom PC, Always getting BSOD. My PC Specs Asus Extreme VI Maximus 4770k 1 SSD 1 2TB WD HD 32GB Ram(4x8GB) Disc Windows XP Professional ...
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How do I resolve BSOD after installing Internet Explorer 11/Visual Studio 2013 Update 4?

This is Windows 7 64 installed as virtual machine using vmware. I get a BSOD after I install Internet Explorer 11. I also get the same BSOD when I install Visual Studio 2013, update 4. I can get ...
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Many BSODs - where to look for the explanation?

I have recently been getting a lot of blue screen of deaths with various errors (see this for a crash report created with the WhoCrashed software). The many MEMORY_MANAGEMENT errors made me think it ...
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Different results with Memtest86

I've recently run a Memtest on my computer which have 2 x 4gb DDR3 RAM sticks due to a lot of MEMORY_MANAGEMENT bsods. The result showed 4 errors in a run of 10,5 hours (8 passes) so clearly something ...
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No video output after BSOD dxgmms1.sys

Today I have paused a (GPU heavy) computer game for a couple of hours. When I returned to my computer, a BSOD was showing mentioning dxgmms1.sys. I had no other choice than to reboot my computer. But ...
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Computer locks up at random with no BSOD - now with more info

Seemingly at random, my computer locks up and doesn't Blue Screen. It has happened when I am playing a game, watching a video, when I first turn on my computer or when I have logged in. It is usually ...
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boot windows 7 from internal ssd connected via usb [duplicate]

I have an internal SSD with a dual boot arch linux/Windows 7 grub. I bought a usb to sata adapter and plugged the usb to a toshiba laptop - the system starts to boot normally from the USB device, up ...
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An idea how to install KB2160329?

I'm fighting with the KB2160329 update. Windows 7 x64, installed and unable to start up the system.... There is a trick to revert it, but how to go about installing it. Seems that there is some issue ...
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What does the error code “1000008e” mean?

My computer keeps restarting and crashes with a blue screen. It gives me the following error code: BCCode: 1000008e BCP1: C0000005 BCP2: 9A245607 BCP3: AB3326EC BCP4: 00000000 OS Version: 6_1_7601 ...
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'system_service_exception' BSOD

For a small while I've been encountering the BSOD 'system_service_exception', mostly when: Switching between display resolutions Switching between a full-screen game using DirectX and Windows ...
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pc crashing none-stop involving dxgkrnl.sys /

having my pc crashing on daily-basis 3 times a day for a week this what came out from whoCrashed software : On Sun 12/14/2014 8:35:02 PM GMT your computer crashed crash dump file: ...
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dpc_watchdog_violation. Am I safe? How do I fix it?

I bought a new ASUS screen (VN247) today and I'm using it together with my laptop ASUS N550JV. I made the new screen primary, and laptop screen secondary. Symptom: This happened 3 times today while I ...
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AMD FX-9590 - Max memory speed

First let me tell you my system config. Cpu: AMD FX-9590 Ram: Kingston 2x8Gb 2400MHz SSD: kingston 120 Gb HDD: 1 Tb PSU: 750 watt corsair GPU: 2Gb NVIDIA GeForce GT 630 Motherboard: Asus crosshair V ...
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PSU failure (BSOD when trying to start computer)

A few days ago, one of my computers completely went down with BSOD. Since then, I've not been able to get the computer to fire back up. Basically, I turn it on, it makes loud beeping, then shuts back ...
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How to dump a Windows XP image onto a brand new and no partition hard disk drive

I am trying to replicate a BSoD. I want to be able to restore a Windows XP imaged file onto a fresh hard disk drive without partitioning or initializing it. or Is there a way that I can blank ...
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Boot a single Windows 7 on multiple PCs

I would like to make my Windows 7 installation bootable from VirtualBox inside Linux. The only problem is that Windows 7 does not boot inside VirtualBox because of the different "hardware" it ...
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What do the numbers given by a BSOD mean and how do I interpret them?

I was living in the world without Blue Screens with my PC/Windows 7 x64. Unfortunately, they have visited me about month ago and they don't want to go away. I get about 1-4 Blue Screens per day. ...
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Analysing memory dump after BSOD - 0xC0000147

My computer (HP DV6 6060EP) was returned to repair by HP twice, but it still comes with the same problem. I'm trying the best i can to help them diagnose this problem. When my computer crashes (like ...
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BSOD BCCode 124, request for analysis of my WinDGB log

I've been experiencing system restarts for some time decribed with BSOD log by BCCode 124. I checked my RAM with MemTest for 3.5 hours with no error, then scaned system with Avast and Malwarebytes. ...
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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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BSOD constantly with same ntoskrnl.exe error and disk indicator is frozen

BSOD constantly and the disk indicator is frozen. Error do not happen immediately, usually an hour after boot up. Here is the Minidump: Bug Check Code = 0x00000124 Caused By Driver = ntoskrnl.exe ...
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Windows 7 occasionally crashes with bugcheck code 0x124

I installed Windows 7 Ultimate Edition 32-bit on my Acer Aspire 4520 notebook. Whenever I am installing software, surfing the internet or watching a video online, the system occasionally crashes with ...
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Tracking down a driver file that is causing BSOD

I am trying to track down a BSOD that presents itself on a Win7 64 bit machine that happens right as soon as the Windows icon appears. it happens during Safe Mode as well. The last driver that loads ...
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How do I fix “Windows Resource Protection could not perform the requested operation” on sfc /scannow

I have a problem on my Windows 8.1 PC where it displays a BSoD that says CRITICAL_PROCESS_DIED. I saw a page and it says that I have to run sfc /scannow. I went to the automatic repair and got to the ...
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How to fix CRITICAL_PROCESS_DIED

I have a Toshiba Satellite L505D-S5965 with Windows 8.1 installed. I have installed SpyHunter 4 on my PC to remove malware (douty.com, etc.) and rebooted to fix the errors, but the pc got hot and shut ...
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Random BSOD. Every morning i turn on laptop. minidump added

Random BSOD. Every morning i turn on laptop i get BSOD like ntfs_file_system or irql_not_less_or_equal or memory management. I just installed clean windows 8.1 and got same BSOD again, thought it ...
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Windows 7 BSOD 0x7A after every 1-2 hour

My computer is BSOD'ing after every 1-2 hour. It is doing BSOD randomly. When I check for solutions no solution came up. Even the xml file is not readable. I'll try to take an screenshot of the BSOD ...
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Classic Windows oddities… (NTFS.SYS error that fixes itself?!)

I am getting a boot error with my Windows 8, regarding the fact that my ntfs.sys file is corrupt. However, if I keep retrying the boot through the "Select OS" screen, I boot successfully on the ...
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How to install RAID drivers on already installed Windows 7?

64-bit Windows 7 Ultimate 6GB RAM Intel i7 920 Intel X25-M SSD 80GB 2,5" Club 3D Radeon HD5750 GA-EX58-UD4P Motherboard I've been running fine with Windows 7 installed on the SSD. I wanted to ...
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Windows 7 Blue Screen After Power Cut During Update

My windows was updating displaying the "Configuring Windows Update" and suddnly there was a power cut so pc shutdown, after that whenever i tried to boot it and it will pass the windows 7 logo screen ...
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Manually BSOD a Windows 7 Machine

I am trying to manually BSOD a machine for some testing. I already attempted to use the Registry edit with autohotkey to no avail. I need to pull this off via a script/batch or some other way that can ...