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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Memtest86 showed errors with my RAM… what next?

I've been experiencing BSOD's for years now, and they've recently gotten worse. I'm fed up with them and decided to get rid of them once and for all. I often get messages regarding/mentioning memory, ...
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Questions regarding computer freeze (no BSOD)

My pc (win7 x64) randomly freezes (nothing responds only solution is a hard reboot) usually once a day sometimes it goes for 5 days with no freeze. Steps I've taken so far: Updated all drivers ...
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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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Another DRIVER_POWER_STATE_FAILURE crash, first one in a while

Ok to start off, for some extra context perhaps, I will say that I have asked a previous question on this site about this BSOD here. Thankfully I believe I have not seen my laptop crash at all again ...
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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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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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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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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 1....
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How to fix WHEA_UNCORRECTABLE_ERROR (124)

I have problems with a blue screen while installing new software. I'm getting the blue screen at the same installation step over and over again. The software i'm trying to install is Android Studio. ...
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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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BSOD error 0xc000021a

BSOD error 0xc000021a on windows 8.1 64 bit. unable to access safe mood. unable to access all the other options in Advanced Boot Options. no minidump file for this BSOD. I can access Windows ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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What's causing this error?

A pc I am working on ran great till 20 minutes ago, when the following happened: I insterted a usb flash drive with a file and tried to search something on the internet when I noticed the mouse ...
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Windows installation error [INTERNAL_POWER_ERROR]

I am trying to do a clean install of windows 8.1 or windows 10 (newest updates) on a Sony Vaio SVD13217PAB (UEFI mode, GPT disk type). After the installation restarts for the first time in the process,...
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Is it possible to set Windows 10 to save memory dumps to an external drive?

I have a new but cheap and underpowered netbook which came with Windows 10 and has some issues I'm trying to sort out. This is hindered by the fact that the internal storage is quite small so every ...
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MEMORY_MANAGEMENT BSOD - memtest86 showing no issues

I have just done a new I7 build and I am getting more BSODs than I'd like. I thought the first install might have had something go really wrong at some point, so I blew it away and started again. You ...
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What to do when Windows can't get the BSOD crash dump?

So I'm running windows 10 on a Toshiba Satellite P50t-B10T laptop and getting the infamous DPC WATCHDOG VIOLATION error. The usual procedure seems to be to take the memory dump and analyze it to see ...
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BSOD after installing HyperX Fury SSD

I bought this Kingston HyperX FURY 120GB SSD, I installed it on my PC (specs below) and went for a fresh Windows 7 Ultimate x64 install on my SSD. The installation process was succesfull, everything ...
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Asus Maximus motherboard problems after <1 week

CPU | Intel Boxed Core I7-6700K 4.00 GHz 8M Processor Cache 4 LGA 1151 BX80662I76700K CPU Cooler | Corsair Hydro Series H55 Quiet Edition Liquid CPU Cooler (CW-9060010-WW Motherboard | ASUS ROG ...
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Windows 10 Blue Screen (BSOD) SYSTEM_SERVICE_EXCEPTION if left idle for a few minutes

My Windows 10 Pro computer has been fine for the past 5-6 months I have been using it. But the past few days, it will get blue screen if left idle for a few minutes.. I have tried updating all drivers ...
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Samsung Book 9 Pro Network Adapter causing BSOD when waking from sleep

Firstly, this is my first post here. Apologies if this isn't the best place to ask this question. I bought a new Samsung book 9 pro in January and it's a fantastic laptop apart from one problem. When ...
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Frequent BSoD's With Varying Errors

I have just recently finished building my computer and have had numerous problems with BSoD's. I have been getting errors about Memory_Corruption, Critical_Structure_Corruption, and ...
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The cat spilled water on my computer. What should I do?

Yesterday, my cat knocked a glass of water (drinking water, not distilled) off my desk which splashed directly into the external connectors of my computer. ¹ Seconds later, I blue screened. ² The ...
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blue screen error upon external disk connection

In Windows 7 enterprise edition, When I connect my 1 TB external disk, famous blue screen error comes up and my computer restarts immediately. I want to fix my external hard disk. What is your ...
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Disable one component of USB composite device that causes bluescreen when plugged in or booted

I just bought a cheap new netbook on clearance (Lenovo 100S) and I've been given a nice used external monitor (Dell SX2210). The netbook only has two USB ports but the monitor includes a USB hub with ...
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atapi.sys causes BSOD since Windows 10

Ever since I upgraded my aging notebook (Fujitsu E8310, love the 4:3 screen!), I am experiencing a BSOD DRIVER_POWER_STATE_FAILURE after waking up from sleep/suspend. So I decided to get it fixed once ...
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Which driver causes the BSOD Driver Power State Failure?

I get a BSOD with DRIVER_POWER_STATE_FAILURE on my Dell laptop running Windows 7 SP1. It got replaced once, but that one has the same error. The BSOD occurs only when it tries to awake from energy ...
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How to make Windows 10 BSOD show more details like older versions of Windows

I would like to know if there's any way to make Windows 10 show more details when crashing like windows 7 did. And on this link to Microsoft developer net how to attach a debugger if it's possible ...
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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: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\...
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whea_uncorrectable_error windows 10

I have bought a new pc. i get a bsod every few minutes with whea_uncorrectable_error. i don't know what to do. i have uploaded the dmp file, can someone help me find out the cause of the problem. ...
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Multiple random BSODs

I've been getting different BSODs lately. The most recent, last night was while I was playing Fallout 4, my PC got hung up and gave me a system_service_exception (win32k.sys). I checked event viewer ...
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VIDEO_TDR_FAILURE upon startup and opening Google Chrome/Facebook

Ever since I've had to reinstall Windows about two months ago, I once in a while get a BSOD, namely VIDEO_TDR_FAILURE. Upon looking it up, I have found out that things like bad cooling, a power supply,...
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BSOD - Win8_driver_fault on Windows 10

So, i have been having a lot of BSODs since I bought my new Laptop. HP 15-ab034tx I clean installed Windows 10 on it, and it reduced the frequency of BSODs. After that, installing an older version of ...
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Deleted contents of winsxs folder and BSOD

What can I safely delete from the "C:\WINDOWS" folder? I deleted the contents of that folder and my Windows 7 BSODs now. Do I have to reinstall?
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How long should I keep driver verifier running and should I do anything on my pc?

I have another post up at winten forums where people are helping me with BSODs on my gaming pc whenever I play games and they suggested I run driver verifier and send them two more bsod minidump files....
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Laptop begin to lag after forced shutdown

I have some problems with may laptop. I usually remove my battery when it is full, because I want to preserve the health of the battery, however it also turned out bad. My laptop's a/c adapter always ...
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AMD Radeon R9 M265X Not allowing drivers to install - whole pc freezes

The title describes it pretty fairly, though i'd like to add a bit more info A week ago my pc BSOD'd with the error message THREAD_STUCK_IN_DEVICE_DRIVER, followed by never being able to boot to ...
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What DIRECTORIES get removed when “refreshing” Windows? [duplicate]

Alright, so yesterday Windows 10 decided it'd be nice to install a corrupted update (or at least I'm assuming that's what happened since nothing else makes sense), and now no matter what I try (safe ...
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Not sure whether to replace my ram or not [closed]

I've seem to have a ram problem since a while, according to forum posts etc, so i decided to run the windows memory diagnostic tool, after i logged in again, it said "your computer has a memory ...
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Blue screen after changing few components

I bought a new PS with 550W corsair 550v, msi r7 370 armor core x2 graphic card (2gb 256 bits) and an fx 6300 processor. I installed them in my new case. After this I had some problems on Windows 10,...
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tracking down the cause of bluescreen error (code 124)

I've been having problems with a blue-screening Laptop (BCCode 124), and I've been trying to track down whats causing it. (It bluescreened randomly after 5-30 minutes of running in win7). It worked in ...