A crash (or system crash) is a condition where soft- or hardware ceases to function properly.

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Internet explorer keeps crashing

Internet explorer 10-11 keeps crashing after I load it up. Steps I have taken are Disable addons check for microsoft updates downgraded to IE 10 to see if it still happens Run Virus scans updated ...
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I have originally Windows 8, but I've upgraded to 10, but I keep having my windows media player crash/not responding

I recently did the Windows 10 upgrade, from 8 and for the most part it's pretty good, but I have a problem with my windows media player constantly crashing sometimes as soon as I turn it on, but even ...
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Blue screen when trying to optimize drive

Found out that while I was away my PC had crashed ("Your PC ran into a problem...") and got the helpful tip to look for REGISTRY_ERROR. Given that I have an SSD drive, I thought of running the ...
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Windows 10 File Explorer crashing regularly

I upgraded to Windows 10 a week ago, and then installed a fresh copy of it on a SSD. Everything worked fine, until File Explorer suddently started to behave weird: When I double-click on a folder, it ...
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Computer tends to freeze and shutdown

I have a Lenovo ThinkCentre computer, Lenovo M92p with Intel Core i7 3770, 2 x 8GB Ram and a built in Intel HD 4000 Graphics, running Windows 10 Home. The computer always runs quiet, and almost never ...
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Applications starting but not showing UI

I tried to start applications as usual from the Windows start menu. Over ~ 30 minutes, I got the following effects: applications with a GUI do not get shown any more. I can continue using GUI ...
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“Preview” app crashing Mac OS X 10.10.5 (Yosemite)

So my preview is crashing, I have a crash report here. I’ve tried a few things: Deleting all Preview preferences Completely reinstalling Preview from Pacifist Every time I open up anything in ...
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PC crashes (hangs) when playing games unless I do a reset beforehand

I've tried debugging this for a few months now. I've disabled all services and startup programs, changed hardware for identical copies and have narrowed the problem down to software or some very ...
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Attn: J.Q. Public: Your “list index” is “out of range”

I have been using OpenOffice (presently 4.0) to expand and maintain the collection of my favorites that I have written, which is presently 600-700 pages in length and has been modified over time by ...
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Execute blocking script with admin rights in Windows before and after standby

I would like to run a script in Windows right before standby/sleep mode with admin rights and blocking, i.e., the system should not go to sleep until the script has successfully terminated. ...
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Windows 10 constant graphics driver crashing for no apparent reason

I recently bought asus gtx 750 oc card, installed it with its driver on windows 7 and it worked fine. Indidntnuse it too long but longer than I could run it on windows 10 without a problem. ...
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Black screen reboot when playing certain games

Recently my PC started to get a black screen reboot in Minecraft if i join a Server or create a world. It not only happens in Minecraft it also happens to Smite and CS:GO during gameplay. I tried ...
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Diagnosing sporadic crashes on debian jessie (stable)

My server used to be incredibly stable on wheezy. After upgrading to jessie, it is now prone to crashing about once per week. I check on my server in the morning, the machine is on and the screen is ...
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Laptop sometimes crashes when waking up

I got a new laptop on Friday (Lenovo Thinkpad Yoga from Best Buy), and so far it's been working great, except that there've been a couple of times that I've woken it up from sleep and instead of just ...
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Can replacing wifi card of laptop make it out of action?

Im thinking to replace wifi card of my notebook notebook brand is asus model is x552cl-sx029h current card is mt7630e(I never changed it) I want to change my current card with intel 7260hmw an ...
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Laptop shutsdown when I, myself, go to sleep. Turns back on asking me to start in safe mode etc

The laptop is connected to the wall plug, with the battery removed. I just leave the laptop on, go to sleep, and when I wake up, sometimes I'll find it already shut down (as opposed to the screen ...
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Laptop Shuts Straight Off When I create New Project on Android Studio

I have a hp probook 4420s laptop that recently received the windows 10 upgrade. i am currently running windows 10 , I have installed android studio from throgh setup on android website whenever i ...
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Skype crashes at start even after deleting all settings

I've got latest Skype 7.10 on Yosemite 10.10.3. I used it last week and it worked flawlessly but today it 'quits unexpectedly' every time I start it. I already went to ...
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Computer randomly shuts off

After playing games for random amounts of time, my PC randomly shuts off. I say random because this could happen every 15 minutes while playing, and sometimes not at all over the course of several ...
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Open and Save as dialog crashing programs

Im really not sure what is causing this, I only encountered the program since I updated to Windows 10. Whenever I try to save or open a file in any program (except chrome and MS Word if its in safe ...
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Detect application crash based on app user's name

been trying to create script to detect user's application crash. (Assume the computer is used by multiple users) so far only managed to come out below code to query the application (based on user ...
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Flashdevelop not working after crash

I had FlashDevelop on my PC for months but after a crash on my PC I could no longer start it. I'm running Windows 8.1 with German language. This is the error I'm getting: Der binäre Stream "0" ...
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Firefox crashing on Kubuntu (Linux Ubuntu) Half a dozen times a day on closing application

My firefox application crashes on closing half a dozen times a day. I'm running Kubuntu 14.04.2 (Linux) Firefox 39.0 I tried changing Firefox settings to suppress the reports but to no avail. Hope ...
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How can I copy a scheduled task from a dead Windows to new Windows

My old computer died (hardware fault) and I had to reinstall everything on a new machine. All harddisks are intact and the old system disk is available as F: in my new machine. In the old system I ...
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Why are my Modern UI desktop applications crashing?

For a while now a number of my desktop applications have been crashing within 1 minute of starting them up. They terminate with just a "X has closed" error. They include: Visual Studio Visual Studio ...
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Lenovo IdeaPad Y410P graphics drivers crash while gaming

I'm having an issue with my Lenovo IdeaPad Y410P where the graphics drivers for the system's GT750M will randomly crash. Some details: Problem began this May. Problem does not occur after a ...
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Firefox is not responding any more - can I clear cache from command line or how to save the session?

I'm using Firefox (current version) on Windows XP. Unfortunately, after a a longer "internet research session" Firefox is not responding any more and its windows are not really displayed any more. I ...
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Diagnosing random-like crashes of Windows 8.1 Update 2 desktop

I'm diagnosing my mother's computer (HP Desktop) and the symptom is random freezes and blue screens. Generally speaking, I'm pretty good at fixing machines (Sr. Software Engineer, I am) but this one ...
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Hidden MS Office files, bloated HD?

At work, we were all getting upgraded to MSOffice Five Million or whatever they're up to. Most people had IT upgrade their computers, I went online and tried to do the upgrade from our company ...
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Multiple problems after installing Visual Studio 2015 RTM

I've just tried installing Visual Studio 2015 RTM on my Windows 8.1 computer. The installation proceeded without any problems, but afterwards I had multiple issues: Visual Studio 2015 itself ...
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Opera continually crashes every time I open it & is totally not usable

I'm using Windows XP and have Opera 30.0 Is that the latest version of Opera that works on XP???" Opera has work very well for years, but suddenly now EVERY time I try to use it, it crashes after ...
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Rstudio crashes on start

Rstudio 3.2 is crashing on start when it tries to load the .Rdata workspace files. There is a very large file I think Rstudio is trying to load into memory that is causing the crash. Any idea how I ...
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Photoshop crashes when creating a new file

I have one of the latest version of Photoshop cc. Whenever I create a new file, Photoshop crashes. It doesn't give me an error message, so I went to windows action center, and saw the unreported ...
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Debian 8: Server makes routers dhcp crash

I've got an old pc with debian 8 running as home server. A small problem is that whenever the server uses a lot of network traffic, let's say while downloading torrents, it seems to crash the dhcp of ...
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Blue screen when using 8GB of RAM

I bought 8GB (4 2GB DDR2 modules) of RAM from crucial.com. When I installed all 4 of them I get a blue screen of death about a minute after logging into Windows. If I take out one module and boot with ...
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W8.1 Crash when GPU Enabled?

I'm really confused about this one, so prepare for a long post. I've had this same computer setup for about a year now, never had any issues. CPU: Intel 4870K w/ Integrated Graphics driving a ...
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Apache auto-crash at startup after a bsod, fault module StackHash_0a9e

This problem happens after a window crash, I have tried everything but no luck, please help! Problem Details Problem signature: Problem Event Name: APPCRASH Application Name: httpd.exe ...
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How do I speed up and stabilize Word and Excel 2013

We recently changed servers and moved to Office 2013. Now we have the problem that some files open extremely slow and cause the application (Word or Excel) to crash. For Word we've added the ...
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Multiple programs run to issues after an instant shutdown on a blue screen

Jump to Update 3 for a quick view of problem details and cleared list. Issues found so far Apache(httpd) won't start, a crash happens always with "stackhash_0a9e" error Closing Notepad++ throws ...
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Window 7: Windows Installer always Crashes

Recently everytime i wanted to install a program that uses Windows default installer, the installation process will just crash. Here is a log of it: ...
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Explorer.exe crash frequent

Some days after I solved my precedent question, Windows Explorer started to crash again, but now I can login and everything, but it crashes randomly (frequency vary between 40 seconds and 5 minutes) ...
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All programs crash after trying to save on desktop

I used to have a problem in saving with Google Chrome, the problem is whenever I want to save something in the Desktop, Chrome crashes. Now I have this problem with all programs. Whenever I try to ...
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Explorer.exe crashes and restarts, faulting module Comctl32.dll

I've changed the mainboard, CPU and SSD. Reinstalled original Windows 8.1 from USB and DVD many times. I have external graphic card (Gigabyte GTX650 OC) which I tested on another system, also tested ...
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Explorer.exe restart loop when log in

I'm using Windows 8.1 Update 1, and this morning I tried to install StartIsBack, I launched the setup and clicked Install, then it restarted the explorer as I expected but explorer.exe entered into a ...
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computer lights up but then nothing

my computer was working fine today morning. then when i switchced it on in the evening nothing..the led near the lights up but thats its not beep sound or anything. even the fans on the PSU and ...
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Google Chrome tabs and extensions crashing ever since reinstall

I switched from the 32-bit build of chrome to the 64-bit build a couple days ago and ever since then about 40% of all new tabs, whether opened by "Open link in new tab..." or the actual new tab button ...
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How to trace cause of Firefox segfaults?

Firefox has been segfaulting on me a lot lately. The console output isn't helpful and I have not been able to notice a pattern or relate it to any actions I take. I presume one of the many addons I ...
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Program crash on just 60% RAM usage without virtual memory

My Chrome love consuming lots of RAM. Windows starts showing me low memory warning as soon as my RAM usage cross around ~50%. But if I keep opening new tabs, Chrome crash at as low as 60% RAM usage. ...
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Access Point Crashes When Using VLAN IDs on each SSID

I have a TL-WA701ND Access Point that supports multiple SSIDs (4) and also supports VLAN functionality. I configured it to broadcast 2 SSIDS (Main and Guest) and assigned a VLAN ID to each (1 and 2, ...
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R003.exe and R002.exe crashes at random times

I see a popup like this: at random times after I switch on my laptop. I usually see it after 3-5 hours. The same can be seen occasionally with another file R002.exe. I don't know what these files ...