Blue Screen of Death; a Windows fatal system error, e.g. "A problem has been detected and Windows has been shut down" or "Your PC ran into a problem". Mention the specific error code and all information on the screen in your question.

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Unexpected kernel model trap error using windows 8.1 family safety and avast

Does anyone know of a way that I can use the family safety feature in Windows 8.1 (64 bit) and keep Avast Internet Security 2016? I am using Windows 8.1 which allows for applying family safety to ...
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Windows BAD_SYSTEM_CONFIG_INFO

Earlier today, I was developing an application that restarts itself when it encounters an error. Being stupid, I forgot to ensure that the application was actually exiting before it started a new ...
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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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Nvidia 9500GT Video_TDR_Failure (NVLDDMKM.SYS)

I have windows 10 1511 x64. I have a Nvidia GeForce 9500GT Almost every 30 minutes the system goes to BSOD , with the message: Video_TDR_Failure (NVLDDMKM.SYS) Sometimes the system can't even ...
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BIOS not POSTing

Would I be right to expect main board failure? Win 10 threw a BSOD, had to manually restart, automatic repair kicked in but froze solid. Power cycling the device = no POST. Fan spins, power to ODD but ...
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Nvidia Display Dirver crashing with BSOD at higher temperatures

Ever since I installed “Company of Heroes 2” and associated DirectX files from Steam as well as upgrading my GPU dirvers, I keep getting the following blue screen of death (BSOD) message: ...
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I get a red bar when trying to install windows 7 DVD, and it freezes

I get a red bar when trying to install windows 7 DVD, and it freezes. I read here ...
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BSOD on system startup

Someone has recently installed an external hard drive on my system (Western Digital SATA, if it matters). Since the moment it has been installed (we've already removed it) I cannot start up Windows: A ...
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PC can't boot. Strange flashing screen

I am running the Windows 8 64 bit consumer preview on a virtual drive on a Lenovo Thinkpad W510 that natively runs Windows 7 Ultimate. This has been working for about a month. It has been fine, ...
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Blue Screen of Death (display stopped working) on Compaq Presario 6608AU laptop

I have a Compaq Presario 6608AU laptop with Nvidia GeForce 7150 / nForce 630M. After what is usually 3 to 4 hours of usage, the screen sometimes goes blank - after a couple of minutes there is a BSOD ...
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c0000142 DLL Initialization failed

I have a computer with the following configuration: Intel DH87MC motherboard, Core i3 4130 processor with Transcend 4GB RAM. I'm really stuck with the following error which I'm getting on every ...
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Windows XP 32-bit page fault (other OSes unaffected)

The cause of this is unknown, as I performed a proper shutdown at the last time before this has occurred. I have attempted to boot into Safe Mode and twice used the Last known good configuration ...
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Can anyone that knows how to analyze crash/dump files help me figure out what is crashing my pc?

I recently built a desktop pc with windows 10 64-bit and everything works fine except for playing certain games. I can play some games like diablo 3 for hours with no problems but other games like ...
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Clevo N150RD BSOD driver power state failure

as the title says, I'm getting a BSOD with driver power state failure on Windows 10 64 bit. In details, I'm getting the error while I use After Effects oh Agisoft Photoscan with high settings. ...
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nVidia nvlddmkm.sys BSOD as well as chronic driver crashing

I get the nvlddmkm.sys BSOD whenever I play any game, and sometimes even when I'm not doing anything GPU intensive. It gets so bad that after that happens I often cannot reboot without rebooting into ...
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8400GS causes BSOD in Acer M1610 running Windows 7 32-bit

Title says it all, just installed the Nvidia card, I know this is a driver related issue I just don't know how to fix it I cannot find a driver version that will work not even the one that windows ...
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Random computer freezes after installing Visual Studio 2015 Community edition with update 1

Random computer freezes after installing Visual Studio 2015 Community edition with update 1 I've had a lot of problems with my computer after i installed Visual Studio Community edition with update ...
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BSOD hal.dll+12a3b

This is a reoccurring problem, could someone give me an idea as to the cause. This has been happening on a brand new Dell Precission M4700 ================================================== Dump ...
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Windows 10 BSOD Page Fault in Non Paged Area (Only while torrenting)

Hello I was wondering if anyone could help with an issue on my Windows PC as to why I keep getting BSOD only during Torrent downloads in Windows 10. It always happens during the downloading of ...
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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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Blue Screen during MDT deployment after custom image recapture

I currently have a WDS/MDT 2013 Update 2 setup for deploying machines for my organization. My process is to create a base image with our standard software load and all of the latest Windows updates, ...
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Laptop crashes due to nvlddmkm.sys when left alone

Everything is fine when I am using the computer but if I leave it alone, it will (not 100% reproducible) give bsod. This is what whocrashed gives: On Mon 17-Aug-15 05:08:39 GMT your computer crashed ...
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How to handle an issue that is not easily recreated?

My (asus) laptop randomly gives a bsod error at startup. Not always. Few times a week. This was probably caused by the following module: nvlddmkm.sys (nvlddmkm+0x374823) Google query: NVIDIA ...
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BSOD Before Windows Will Loads - Graphics Related

Alright deep breath here: (Windows 7 Home Premium 64 bit btw) Today I installed Star Craft 2 Beta. After trying to log in, it had some issues where it said my device stopped working (referring to ...
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BSOD - probably video card prob

I'm receiving the following BSOD: I've tried installing the latest driver from nVidia (296.10), but it says "NVIDIA installer cannot continue", "The graphics driver could not find compatible ...
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CRITICAL_STRUCTURE_CORRUPTION BSoD on Windows 10

So this is a continuation of my misadventures on this question here...where I resolved some problems by updating my Nvidia driver. I updated my Intel graphics driver to a new beta version as I ...
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Blue screen IRQL while installing NVIDIA CUDA, Windows 7

I've been messing around all day over my PC installing many development packages, at one time I installed CUDA 7.0 but then I realized that it was not compatible with some other tools I'd had to ...
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Frequent “display driver(windows8)” errors on windows 10

I also very frequently get the BSOD "video_scheduler_internal_error". I have a ASUS ROG G-series laptop, with an nvidia 860m. I upgraded to windows 10 from windows 8 using the built-in upgrade ...
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Can I force system-wide software rendering on Windows?

I have a laptop (hp elitebook 6930p) that has some kind of unspecified (probably overheating/faulty memory) problem that i think related to the graphics card that causes BSODs/crashes (often without ...
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How to handle a warranty service that refuses to admit anything is wrong

The ASUS laptop I have purchased had problems from day one (bsod (nvlddmkm.sys for win7, kernel_security_check_failure+DRIVER_CORRUPTED_EXPOOL for win10), random shutdows etc.) I have taken it to an ...
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BSOD after new Nvidia driver installing

Nvidia has recently released a new driver (.43) that has corrupted express installation. I'm not entirely sure that it was exactly this version, but it was working just fine to me. Yesterday i've got ...
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DRIVER_POWER_STATE_FAILURE BSoDs on Windows 10 laptop, upgraded from 8.1

First for the record, this problem started before I upgraded to Win10. I made a post here on r/techsupport subreddit to no avail though I guess I may have put a bit more than was needed and maybe ...
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What “.sys” SCSI driver VirtualBox uses ? (Error “Stop 0x0000007B”)

I'm trying to make my Windows 7 boot-to-VHD's vhd to boot in VirtualBox. I've suceeded many times through enabling drivers on boot by modifying the registry inside this folder: ...
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Strange RFID behaviour and BSOD

I am experiencing a strange issue with an RFID Pad and a BSOD. Dell Optiplex 7010, Win7, 64bit, Intel Corie 7 The issue is that I receive a BSOD just before the login screen appears. However if I ...
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Video card driver causing Windows Vista to blue screen

I bought an HP Pavilion dv2000 back when Windows Vista first came out and it was working quite well until the video card drivers started acting up 6 months ago. The laptop has an nVidia GeForce ...
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Windows 7 installed on Dell causes BSOD when hard disk installed in HP Laptop

I installed Windows 7 Ultimate 64-bit on a Dell machine and when I install that hard drive in a HP Touchsmart laptop, Windows BSODs after the "Starting Windows" and "fireflies" logo. Same deal if I ...
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Windows 7 has blue screens after updates

I have Windows 7, and yesterday I did some updates. Today when I started the computer I find myself having blue screens constantly after I log in, for no apparent reason at all. I entered the ...
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BSOD when using an HDMI cable

I have a Dell XPS 15 (L502x) running Windows 7 x64 Home Premium, and have a BSOD issue when connecting an external screen. I tried connecting two screens - one with HDMI > DVI and HDMI > HDMI, and ...
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Windows 8 gives “system thread exception not handled” error message after update

I have a 64-bit Dell laptop which I recently upgraded from Windows 7 to Windows 8. Since then, it's creating havoc in my life. The Metro apps are not working, the system crashes once in a while, and ...
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Windows 8 - BSOD/locks persist after all hardware replaced except PSU. ATIKMDAG.SYS

I saw another user with a post similar, but no clarification, so I will lay out my situation. Problem: BSODs and/or Graphics distortion upon resuming the display from shutting off. NOT sleep mode. ...
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AMD ATI video driver causing BSOD after installation

I recently re-installed Windows 7 Home Premium on my Dell Inspiron N5010 laptop. Initially without the video driver, everything was fine except that the screen icons and applications windows were of ...
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Unhandled thread exception in atikmdag.sys when switching users (BSOD)

I'm experiencing a BSOD. The issue is an unhandled thread exception in atikmdag.sys. That's part of my ATI video drivers. I can consistently reproduce the issue by switching users or by connecting to ...
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ati2dvag is entering infinite loop

Since I started using my ATI video card, this problem happens. The motherboard is ECS A780GM with processor AMD X2 5000 and the onboard video card is ATI Radeon HD 3200. I installed ATI driver ...
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atikmdag.sys+127f8 BSOD with ATI Radeon Kernel Mode Driver

Please see this dmp file: https://www.dropbox.com/s/fdx5cx36dxxpwbz/120413-28704-01.dmp I can't figure out how to solve it. My OS is Windows 7 64bit. Graphics card: ATI Mobility Radeon HD 4670
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WHEA_UNCORRECTABLE_ERROR even on fresh Windows 8.1

Short summary: Windows 8.1 Blank screen on boot, after System Restore gets bugcheck 0x124: WHEA_UNCORRECTABLE_ERROR, argument 0x00: MCA error. Possibly related earlier minidump (it won't generate ...
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Visual Studio corrupted my Windows 7 after power failure, in the middle of installation

I was at the middle of Visual Studio 2012 installation that the power went off! after I turned my computer on, Windows 7 boots up with welcome screen and an empty dialog like the picture below: ...
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What is Hal.dll and why does it cause BSOD called uncorrected_error

So for the last few days i have been getting a BSOD on W10 caused by HAL.DLL. It only happens when i play Blade and soul, no other game, movie watching or anything else so i am curious on how this ...
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What causes blue screen of death? [closed]

What are the causes of a blue screen of death?
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Windows 2008 Server R2 won't boot after replacing hardware (BSOD 0x0000007B)

Synopsis: I moved, the PC (without the HD) got totalled, I ordered a new machine with the exact same hardware. Meanwhile, I tried to copy some files to another machine by plugging in the HD ...
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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 ...