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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xp stop error 50 page fault in non paged area

I have a laptop that fails to boot with the BSOD error: "page_fault_in_non_paged_area" STOP: 0x00000050 (0xEC6B738D, 0x00000000, 0x8649308C, 0x00000000) The laptop has 2 memory DIMMs. I removed ...
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Windows computer getting Blue Screen of Death (BSoD) after a fall

Accidentally knocked my laptop onto the ground last night and have been having some trouble with it since. After picking it up, I opened the screen to make sure there wasn't any obvious damage and, ...
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BSOD after attempt at windows update. Not Random

Windows-U-7-sp1 here. A system failure during a windows update locked the Laptop and after an hour had to power it off. When returning to try to boot, i get these bsod errors: 0x000000f4 ...
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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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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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Battery won't charge and BSOD: DRIVER_POWER_STATE_FAILURE

I have a Dell Vostro 1510 running Windows 7. Today when I pulled my machine out of it's bag and plugged it in, the little battery light on the side blinked constantly instead of staying solid, and ...
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Memory Management problems with new Dell XPS Laptop

I recently bought the latest and "best" Dell XPS 15 with preinstalled Windows 8.1. In the two weeks I am using it now, there have been a lot of application crashes, unexpected system shutdowns and ...
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Corrupted graphics, crashes, and noisy GPU fan after updating NVIDIA GeForce drivers to 364.72

I recently updated the drivers for my NVIDIA GeForce video card to version 364.72 and I'm now experiencing issues such as the following: Games or other graphically intensive applications crash or ...
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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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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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Frequent DPC_WATCHDOG_VIOLATION BSOD on Windows 8

I am having frequent Blue Screens of Death on my new Windows 8 Dell XPS 13 UltraBook. The specifics: Hardware (screenshot of device manager with what I think are the most relevant items expanded): ...
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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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BSOD error fffff880009ae7e8

I did a P2V vm and now I got 7B error (I can't find arg fffff880009ae7e8 "0xFFFFF880009AE7E8" anywhere in the internet) .. I tried change registry to load scsi driver LSI and still same error . here ...
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Intel USB 3.0 eXtensible Host Controller Installation Fails

The problem I have is getting my HP DV7T-7000 Windows 7 64-bit laptop's USB 3.0 ports to function at USB 3.0 speeds. I used to get 3.0 speeds but noticed I'm having a problem in the last few months. ...
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critical process died windows 10 - windows .dmp file [duplicate]

In the last three days, I have been getting BSOD errors with critical process died. These crashes happen seemingly randomly (browsing gmail, watching videos, listening to music, playing games). My ...
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New graphics card causes Windows 7 partition to “Blue Screen” on boot

Problem: The other day I walked into my home office only to find my computer trying to boot and repeatedly kicking itself off and then trying to reboot again. After taking out nonessential components ...
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Kernel-power error, automatic reset the computer

I have a problem sometimes when i run full screen application, sometimes the machines goes automatically to reboot with no warning, I was looking in the event viewer and seems to be a kernel-power ...
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Windows 10 clean install - Error 0x80300024

If you get Error 0x80300024 , then see my answer below. Otherwise, you ought probably to ignore this question. A friend has a laptop the like of which I can only dream of - brand new Core i7, 16GB ...
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BSOD Dell Vostro 3550 with OS Win 8 x64

I often get BSOD on my notebook Dell Vostro 3550 with OS Win 8 x64. I tried analyze memory.dmp and minidump with Debugging Tools Windows ...
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Constant BSODs from boot drive corruptions [Windows 10]

Prelude: I have ran memtest86 twice, Windows Memory Diagnostic and Intel Extreme Tuning Utility tests once with no faults or errors found. All commands in Command Prompt were ran using Admin ...
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Dell OptiPlex 7010 random BSOD 0x7E

We bought a batch of 80 of these computers. We're experiencing this problem on 6 of them right now, but that number keeps growing. The BSOD error code is 0x0000007E, which is a driver problem. I ...
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Bluescreen after sleep caused by asmthub3

Regularly my PC crashes (BSOD) after waking up from sleep. My PC: Windows 10 Pro 64bit, ASUS Z170-A, i5-6600, 8GB RAM DDR4 The shown error event is: DRIVER_POWER_STATE_FAILURE The computer has ...
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BSOD whea during Virtualbox installation

With Windows 7 or Windows 10 64-bit, I always had Virtualbox installed on this computer. A few weeks ago, I format and reinstalled Windows 10 64-bit from scratch (the previous Windows 10 installation ...
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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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Why am I regularly disconnected from my WiFi every few hours?

Like many others, I'm experiencing network issues after the Windows 10 update, although, the issue I'm experiencing is a little odd. Every 1.5-2.5 hours the following events happen, in this specific ...
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Suddenly getting bsod memory management issue after Updating to windows 10

I recently upgraded to windows 10, most things seemd to work fine, aside from a few issues here and there which was easily resolved. Thou i had to reinstall the Nvivida Driver for the graphic card. ...
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BSOD Error Code 1a

For the past couple of months I receive a BSOD Error Code 1a about 1-3 times every single day. It feels like the issue happens a lot when i'm using adobe flash, but i'm sure there is probably a more ...
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DRIVER_IRQL_NOT_LESS_OR_EQUAL Log diagnosis Win10

Observed BSOD and DRIVER_IRQL_NOT_LESS_OR_EQUAL error message. As I understand it, drivers are causing the problem: if this is true then the next question is which driver(s)? Is there a log or ...
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Windows 10 bluescreens on startup

Windows 7 forced me to update to Windows 10 about 2 weeks ago. It ran okay for awhile, but most morning when I wake up it is out of sleep mode for no specific reason. I found closing the lid seemed ...
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Windows 10 - MEMORY_MANAGEMENT bsod on startup after installing linux dual boot

I recently installed a Kali linux dual boot on my laptop, and now every time i try to boot into windows, it crashes with a MEMORY_MANAGEMENT error before it even reaches the login screen. I've ...
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BSOD 116 after installing nVidia drivers in Windows 7

System: Windows 7 64-bit SP1 with updates, fresh install Intel Core 2 Duo E4500 3GB RAM MSI GeForce 210 1GB (passive cooling) Abit IB9 motherboard (no integrated graphics) nothing overclocked ...
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Why is my computer SFOS-ing with KERNEL_SECURITY_CHECK_FAILURE?

I have a custom built computer with an Intel i7 chipset and an nVidia 560ti. Randomly, mostly when using Google Chrome and opening new tabs / playing videos, the computer decides to SFOS (Sad Face of ...
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Bootcamp Drivers on Windows 10 Cause BSOD

I've tried several times over the last few days to get Windows 10 Professional up and running properly on my 2014 MacBook Pro. After each install I've tried I've hit issues immediately after ...
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Bluescreen Stop 0x00000027 RDR_FILE_SYSTEM after cloning system on new HDD

A couple of months ago I got a new 500GB HDD for my no-name-brand Laptop PC and I cloned the complete Win 7 Pro 32bit system with clonezilla from the old 70GB drive to the new one. At first everything ...
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Frequent BSODs on Windows 7 Professional after replacing Graphics Card (worked fine for ~2 weeks prior)

My computer died around 3 weeks ago due to the Graphics Card failing (Asus Direct CU II 7950, an old 1TB Samsung HDD also failed to power up after this) and just 2 weeks ago we replaced it with a new ...
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Some Software Missing After BSOD

A few days ago I was running Windows 10 on my custom built PC and it had been running reliably for a year, but suddenly I got a BSOD and the error was MEMORY_MANAGEMENT. I restarted it and found that ...
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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 ...
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How to cause a BSOD on Windows XP and newer versions?

Is there a way to programmatically cause a BSOD on Windows XP and newer versions? How? BTW just to clarify, this is not for malicious purposes. The client requested to be able to shut down/reboot a ...
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New Computer Memory Management BSOD

I just built my first computer and I'm getting a lot of blue screens. Mostly memory_management errors, but also irql_not_less_or_equal and system_service_exception errors. I took both ram out and ...
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BSOD Code 16, artifacts all over the place (gtx 260)

I have a following, quite dated rig E8400 Core 2 Duo cpu Intel Dragontail Peak DP35DP motherboard on Intel Bearlake P35 chipset 4GB ram Geforce 260gtx Corsair 650W PSU Windows 7 64 bit The ...
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Windows 8.1 Install Hangs and then blue screens

I have a Windows 8.1 machine with decent specifications which at random points hangs, freezes (so you can only move your mouse) and then blue screens. I have contacted Microsoft Support but they have ...
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nVidia (nvlddmkm.sys) BSoD on start up

I have an NVidia 8500 GT. I've been experiencing this error ever since I unplugged the S-video cable. I have tried reformatting and reinstalling Windows, but I still get this error. At first, when I ...
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Windows 10 running at 100% CPU usage even in safe mode

I have been trying to solve the issue with 100% CPU usage on Windows 10. I tried the following: Updated GPU and Intel drivers. Scanned the system for viruses with Malwarebytes, ESET Smart Security ...
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Windows 10 is messed up (bad_system_config)

So it all started when I took out my system disk and stuck it in another computer (windows 7) to access files. I used the windows 7 os for everything, and on one boot it ran chkdisk on my windows 10 ...
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Avoiding memory corruption while gaming

So I've gotten myself a lot of BSOD's while gaming in the past, and I'd often google up the errors that came up on my screen and hopefully resolve the issue by a driver update of some sort. Just ...
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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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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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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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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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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 ...