WinDbg is a user and kernel mode debugger for Windows. It analyzes memory dumps.

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Can I pull a .DMP to another computer?

A computer keeps giving a BSOD any time it's shut down, and also randomly a couple times per week. I've pulled some of the .DMP files from it and keep trying to load them on a different computer, but ...
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Next step analyzing a SAP GUI crash

I am working with SAP GUI on a remote machine which is not shut down. Every ~2 days SAP GUI crashes (just disappears). Restarting SAP GUI is not enough. It will crash again when repeating the same ...
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Analyzing yet another Windows 7 minidump

I am trying to fix a WIn7 64B pc with BOSD-issues using remote access. So I cannot use dirver verifier. So far I used windbg on the minidump getting this: 2: kd> !analyze -v ...
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Trying (and failing) to install Debugging Tools for Windows (WinDbg)

I'm attempting to get WinDbg installed from this page: http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/hardware/hh852365 (under "Standalone Debugging Tools...", 3rd section down). After installing from ...
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Understanding Memory.dmp file drive failure

I have a desktop Windows 7 PC that keeps randomly rebooting, so I looked in the event log an there was lot of Critical kernel-power events followed by a bugcheck events. The bugcheck event pointed ...
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Understanding Bluescreen minidump from Windows 7

My Windows 7 computer has been suffering from bluescreens that happen soon after booting. I used Windbg to analyse dumb file of event but I am not sure if I understand what it is telling me. These ...
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troubleshoot freezing process WINWORD using windbg

Background info: A few users in our network reported hanging of the WINWORD process as soon as they try to save a Word (2010) file after editting the document. Since they are working on a Citrix ...
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Windows 8.1 DRIVER_POWER_STATE_FAILURE + Dump

my Windows 8.1 machine started suddenly to crash with a blue screen and showing the error code DRIVER_POWER_STATE_FAILURE. It usually fails after it wakes up from sleep or after it starts, it hangs ...
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How to change DML link color in WinDbg

I am using WinDbg 6.3.9600.16384 from the Windows 8.1 SDK. I prefer a dark background, but it makes the dark blue DML links difficult to read. I've been through the list of color changing options in ...
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BSOD BCCode 124, request for analysis of my WinDGB log

I've been experiencing system restarts for some time decribed with BSOD log by BCCode 124. I checked my RAM with MemTest for 3.5 hours with no error, then scaned system with Avast and Malwarebytes. ...
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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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Random freezing on ESXi environment across several servers

Over the past couple of weeks we've been experiencing some issues with our ESXi based VDI environment whereby Windows 7 Desktop images randomly freeze throughout the day. This can happen on any VDI ...
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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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Constant BCCode 109 BSOD, WinDbg Analysis Inconclusive

The last install I did was BlueStacks and the random BSODs rolled in. It's always BCCode 109 and says ntoskrnl.sys is the cause. I used WinDbg to analyze the minidump. Can someone help analyze these ...
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Local Kernel Debugging on Windows 7 - WinDBG and LiveKD both give errors

This error is on Windows 7 Home Premium on my laptop (x64). I am trying to learn more about Windows Internals by using local kernel debugging in WinDBG, followed by LiveKD. I have Windows Debugging ...
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WinDbg - can it be downloaded

I have a machine that gives me a BSOD at least once a day. I see a number of references here to WinDbg, where can I find that so I can look at the minidumps from the BSODs. Thanks John
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Extract user name from memory dump with windbg

I would like to retrieve the name of the user that was signed in when the dump was created. Is that possible to do with windbg? I did some searching and couldn't find anything.
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Debugging hang where Ctrl Alt Delete won't work

My computer recently froze out of the blue wwhile I was browsing the web. Ctrl-Alt-Delete didn't work so I had to resort to killing the power and rebooting. Now I'm wondering what I could have done ...
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What does the C in Cid stand for in winDbg, kdbg and livekd?

If execute the !process command in the windwos debugger you get output in this format: PROCESS fffffa8006bff940 SessionId: 0 Cid: 03ec Peb: 7f79ae1f000 ParentCid: 02e4 DirBase: 084ed000 ...
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What does “GRM” stand for in GRMSDK in MS SDK DVD ISO images? [closed]

When one tries to install Debugging Tools for Windows as a Stand-alone Component, there is the possibility to download ISO images of the "Microsoft Windows SDK for Windows 7 and .NET Framework 4". The ...
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Setting up a “!stoponexception” condition for windbg via command line / startup script?

I have a problem with an application we've made that sometimes crash with a StackOverflowException in some .NET code. Unfortunately, the app is partly unmanaged and partly managed, and for some ...
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BSOD 0xA0 on Windows XP

I have some problems with a bluescreen on a Windows XP SP3. The Bugcheck code is 0x000000A0 and the first parameter 0x00000101 states that there is a Unhandled exception occured while processing ...
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HL1, TF1, CS 1.6 crashes down

I have in their steam folders *.mdmp files. I opened them in WinDbg and got this output: Microsoft (R) Windows Debugger Version 6.2.8400.0 AMD64 Copyright (c) Microsoft Corporation. All rights ...
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How to inspect a Process Explorer full dump

I've been having some trouble with Visual Studio 2010. It stops working, and I see it increases in memory usage. So I suspect a memory leak (in one of the plugins maybe). I took a Full Dump with ...
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Analyze a Blue Screen of Death in Windows 7

Bought a new computer 6 month ago. From day one it's been acting funny. It hangs (without a BSOD) and the only way to un-hang it is by restarting it. On these occasions I have no idea what went ...
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Analyzing a WinDbg dump after a BSOD - “An expected clock interrupt was not received”

About six months ago I upgraded my computer hardware - new mobo, CPU, RAM, etc. It's run like a champ until just recently. This morning when I went to my computer it had a BSOD. I used WinDbg to ...
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How to Export/Parse files from memory.dmp?

My computer got bluescreen, and saved all info to a memory file before restart. I have memory.dmp, and i have some very important files that i didnt save. All the files I need to recover were txt ...
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Sony VAIO VGN-Z21WN BSOD Vista Business

I am trying to trouble shoot an issue one of our users is experiencing with their laptop. Essentially they get a MULTIPLE_IRP_COMPLETE_REQUESTS STOP error when resuming the system from sleep mode. ...
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WinDbg Problem with ntoskrnl

I've got a similar problem to "BSOD - Unable to verify timestamp for ntoskrnl.exe", in that I can't seem to get the correct symbols to read ntoskrnl. I've followed the advice given by BK1E, but still ...