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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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 ...
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My Hard Disk Drive is very slow

This HDD is probably the worst. Windows 8.1 constantly gives me this error DRIVER_POWER_STATE_FAILURE accompanied by the BSOD. After playing games, the BSOD would happen. I looked up on the internet ...
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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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How should you use Memtest86+ for BSOD the right way

How should i run memtest? should I run memtest while the two or more rams are both installed or 1 ram per memtest? by the way here is the result in my Dump file. I tried the mdsched and my there was ...
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Blue Screen of Death on ntoskrnl.exe

I've been experiencing intermittent BSOD on my Lenovo Y470 Laptop for many months now, but I just could not find a fix for it. The BSOD can be hard to reproduce, it generally happened after running ...
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Tones play through PC speaker when Blue Screen of Death (BSOD) appears?

I've been getting a BSOD with error code 1E recently (related to a 3rd party driver). However, the really weird thing is that when the blue screen comes up, the computer plays an odd series of ...
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BSOD with Windows 7

I'm experiencing a BSOD problem that's random. Meaning the computer starts up and runs but at any time it crashes. The logs say Kernel-power which dosen't help me. I have the dump file which I cant ...
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Windows 7 - BSOD at every boot

I have a laptop with Windows 7 that was originally installed with Windows XP. I'm pretty sure that its the video card drivers that are causing the problem. I was getting errors with x000000428 not ...
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BSOD after installing Paragon HFS+ on Windows 7 x64

I just installed Paragon HFS+ for Windows 9.0 on my laptop (a Dell Vostro 3500 with Windows 7 x64). I previously had a cracked version and now I have bought the full version. The cracked version ...
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Windows 7 BSOD at same occasions

Since I installed Win7 on my DELL Inspiron 1520 notebook, I frequently experience BSODs. I noticed that those nearly only happen on two occasions disconnecting a DUN connection (Bluetooth, UMTS USB ...
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Computer BSOD on cold boot. Works fine off manual restart from BSOD? CPU fan not spinning at startup?

I think the title explains it all Running win 7 Gigabyte Mobo X6 1055t 4gb ram passes memtest86+ Good PSU And yes the cpu fan header is connected. Is it just a bad install?
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BSOD: DRIVER_POWER_STATE_FAILURE

recently I've been encountering BSODs on my Windows 7 64-bit SP1 computer and need help to resolve the problem. These BSODs usually happen when my computer is idle for a while (about a couple hours). ...
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BSOD Assistance

Computer has been crashing a lot recently, various BSODs involved. Trying to pinpoint the problem (via Driver Validation) has only led to more crashing. Just installed and tried to use the debug ...
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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 ...
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DPC_WATCHDOG_VIOLATION BSOD error, help me please

I've just updated my win 8 to 8.1 and some unknown errors appeared in my PC. First of all, I got IRQL_NOT_LESS_OR_EQUAL BSOD reasoned errors, but after a few driver updates, it disappeared. Now I get ...
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A patch is preventing system from booting

DISM.exe /image:C:\ /removepackage /Packagename: < Name of patch > I am using the command to remove a patch from a bluescreened 2008 R2 server. I am doing this from the recovery X:\ prompt. ...
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Asus Z87pro: After re-install Win7 blue-screen on starting any game

Not my own rig, but that of a colleague. Asus Z87 Pro based gaming rig. 32 GB RAM, 2x Samsung 840 SSD, Core-I5 (4670), 750W Antec PSU, Geforce GTX 780. System has been stable running Win7 Ultimate ...
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Attempting to install the Intel USB 3.0 drivers results in BSOD

I have everything installed from the motherboard disk except for the Intel USB 3.0 drivers. When I tried to install those drivers, I would get the BSOD. To clarify, the BSOD would appear right after ...
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How can I fix the BSOD KMODE_EXCEPTION_NOT_HANDLED?

The software BlueScreenViews says the crash was caused by the driver RapportCerberus64_68261.sys however I could not identify a solution. Any help would be greatly appreciated! Here is my crash ...
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Windows 7 BSOD when changing power plan

i have a strange problem. When i want to change the power plan on my laptop from High performance to Balanced, Windows freezes and i get bsod. The power plan settings are all default. Laptop specs: ...
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Random BSOD crashes when all RAM slots are occupied

Although I'm a long term user of other StackExchange sites this is my first question on SuperUser, so please let me know if I've neglected any community customs I am experiencing regular BSOD crashes ...
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How to pinpoint the cause of a system crash? [duplicate]

I'm running Windows 7 SP1 64-bit. My system has been running great lately, but it crashed all of a sudden. I checked the system event logs and found this: The computer has rebooted from a ...
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Any advice on what to do when getting a cryptic blue screen in windows?

What are some steps that you usually take? Are there any good ways of finding out what they mean etc.? For example I have gotten these ones where it pretty much only says "IRQ less or equal to" (or ...
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Why unrelated files get corrupted after a blue screen of death caused by audio drivers?

Yesterday while hibernating my Windows 7 computer, I got BSOD which complained about Creative sound card driver (ctoss2k.sys). I have been using this system for two years already and I haven't had any ...
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Computer not starting, when trying to load startup repair remains on black screen

I've been having trouble with my computer lately. Mainly getting lots of blue screen shutdowns but appear to be fine once I run startup repair and boot it again. I saved the info about the bluescreen ...
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Motherboard restores corrupt BIOS on a regular basis

I have a pretty new PC and I am having issues with it since the beginning. The components are: Motherboard: Gigabyte Z87X-UD3H OS: Windows 7 64bit When I turn on the PC it runs OK, no problems, ...
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Frequent BSOD and random reboots on self-built computer

Build spec: CPU: Intel Core i5-3350P 3.1GHz Quad-Core Processor Cooler: Cooler Master Hyper 212 Plus 76.8 CFM Sleeve Bearing CPU Cooler MOBO: Asus P8Z77-V ATX LGA1155 Motherboard Memory: ...
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BSoD DRIVER_VERIFIER_DETECTED_VIOLATION

I'm having a lot of BSoD's lately, so I ran Driver Verifier (verifier in command line). It generated DRIVER_VERIFIER_DETECTED_VIOLATIONBSoD. Analyzing the dump with WinDbg: !analyze -v ...
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Bsod on 2400 Mhz ram

I recently built a new pc. My pc shuts down randomly and I see a blue screen saying something about "windows has shutdown to prevent damage on itself" the screen only shows for 3 seconds or less, so ...
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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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Random multiple BSODs

A few days ago just out of the blue (quite literally) I got Blue Screen of Death. And since then it happens quite often, like 10 times a day (damn, it even happened while writing this). I can't really ...
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Constant BSODs on my windows 7

I am having constant BSODs with no matter what I do; with different error codes. I am using windows 7 32bit CPU: Intel Core 2 Duo CPU E7200 On BlueScreenView, I don't know if its important but in ...
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Making sense of the log after a BSOD in Windows 7 Ultimate [duplicate]

I got a Blue Screen and the computer restarted automatically. After the restart I got a message in a dialog box, and it asked whether I wanted to search online for a solution. However, I just closed ...
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Windows 8 BSOD and Restart

I have Samsung ATIV book 2 laptop with windows 8. I install a game then laptop was stuck . After I click on the restart button . Now i get a blue screen with a restarting logo. (power off is not ...
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BSOD when connecting to wifi

I did not have any problem connecting to wifi at all. However, I went to a public library, and when I try to connect with the library's wifi, automatically I get a Blue Screen of Death. It didn't ...
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INTERNAL POWER ERROR bsod

I get this error on windows 8. I believe the error is occurring on start up and/ or shut down. In WinDbg I get the following error INTERNAL_POWER_ERROR (a0) The power policy manager experienced a ...
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IE10 crash on a tab when use caps lock on a password field

I have a weird issue with an HP ProBook 4530s laptop on W7. When using IE10 and trying to enter a password (on all websites : gmail, yahoo, etc.) a tooltip informs me when I use CAPS LOCK. Problem is ...
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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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Debugging DRIVER_POWER_STATE_FAILURE driver BSOD on Sony Vaio Z12 and Win 8.1

I need a bit of help tracking down which driver is causing issues with suspend/hibernate on my laptop. I have a 3.5 year old Vaio VPCZ12 that doesn't have official support for Win 8, although I have ...
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Multiple, Unreplicatable, Different BSODs

Over the past few days I've been having a series of BSODs with different codes, source drivers, and no real pattern in me being able to replicate them. Picture below. The only common "driver" in ...
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EEEPC UNMOUNTABLE_BOOT_VOLUME

I have a problem with an Asus EEEPC When I try to start the PC it shows the BSOD screen with the error UNMOUNTABLE_BOOT_VOLUME. I have tried to start Windows 7 from USB but after the screen 'Windows ...
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Uninstalling Cisco VPN Client on Windows 7 RC causes machine to BSOD. How can I uninstall it?

I've installed Cisco Systems VPN Client 5.0.02.0090 on my Windows 7 RC (build 7100) machine and everything worked like a charm. Unfortunately, when I try to uninstall the Cisco VPN client, after the ...
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Not properly functioning virtual 7.1

I recently bought a F.R.E.Q. 7 headset by Mad Catz, and I have quite a problem with its virtual 7.1. I found out about it after I installed the drivers and tried to use the 7.1. It worked, however it ...
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How to update all your drivers without paying

Recently Blue Screen Of Death ( BSOD ) has been occurring on my computer and its because i have some drivers which needs updating.Each time my computer recover from it , I would get the message from ...
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Minidump reading help for BSOD

I've been having BSOD over the past few days. Nothing intentionally installed - apart from regular updates. BSOD appears to be related to wifi/network/bluetooth activity. Started to happen when BT ...
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WHEA_UNCORRECTABLE_ERROR on windows 8.1 Update 1, what's the cause?

I've recently updated to Update 1, from windows 8.1 with all the most recent updates installed already. While I had music playing on foobar2000, and web browsing on chrome I noticed the disk activity ...
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Need help troubleshooting TPCIP.sys BSOD

I had a couple of BSOD on win 7 x64, I ran the software WhoCrashed on the minidumps and it shows something like this: Your computer crashed crash dump file: C:\Windows\Minidump\032814-19921-01.dmp ...
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The Windows Subsystem system process terminated unexpectedly

I'm experiencing the weirdest BSOD in my entire experience with Windows. I don't have a screenshot of my error but this looks pretty much the same: The strange thing is that this BSOD seems to be ...
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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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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 ...