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Questions tagged [bsod]

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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Windows 7 install fails on Lenovo IdeaPad 330-15IGM. with BSOD or freeze

A new Lenovo laptop bought this August came with Windows 10. Windows 8.1 worked on it, except when drivers were missing; only Windows 10 is supported. When I try to boot the Windows 7 installation in ...
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I purchased E580 and can't get it to boot after installing windows 7

My computer came with only DOS, so I installed windows 7 from bootable USB. The process went smooth until the 1st reboot after installation finished. It gets BSOD and is caught in a loop of resetting ...
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2 months old PC not booting - What's broken?

I need some help trying to find out what hardware is causing problems in my PC. Very short version: After having multiple bluescreens over several weeks, the PC is now no longer booting at all! My ...
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Recovering files from BSOD on Windows 10 machine

I receive a BSOD when I try to turn on my Windows 10 machine. Any ideas how I can get to my files so that I can back them up? I've unplugged all peripherals apart from a keyboard. Tried starting in ...
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I keep getting a BSOD error?

The past couple of days I have been getting blue screen errors, I just got one now after getting my PC out of sleep mode. When I tried to reboot it said something about a disk error and I needed to ...
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Could this bluescreen of death from my audio driver be caused by my keyboard filter driver?

After installing a custom keyboard filter driver (kbfiltr.sys), a slightly modified version of kbfiltr (Windows-driver-samples), and waking my system from standby the next morning, I was greeted by ...
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BSOD - Critical Service Failed boot loop

I was at a customer and everything went fine until I rebooted his PC. This is what I had done prior to the reboot. Installed new printer Drivers Set up mail account in Windows Mail CCleaner cleaner ...
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BSOD with DPC_WATCHDOG_VIOLATION

For the last week I'm suffering from a hand and BSOD in Windows 10 Pro. I didn't changed hardware and I cannot remember any update, but it is possible Windows updated my computer while shutting down (...
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The description for Event ID 256 from source DPTF cannot be found. ERROR FUNC: EsifEventProcess FILE: esif_uf_event.c Invalid event source received

I have Alienware 17 R2 laptop, OS is Windows 10. I started getting a lot of these errors in Event Viewer. The description for Event ID 256 from source DPTF cannot be found. Either the component ...
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Getting a lot of different BSODs after starting windows [duplicate]

From yesterday while playing a game I suddenly got a BSOD saying kernal security check failed. The system restarted and after few minutes I got another BSOD but this time the screen was all full of ...
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BSOD Unexpected Kernel Mode Trap minidump

Updated recently to Windows 1809 (right when it came out, actually. Foolish of me, since the next day I started hearing about lots of people losing their data from this update. Thankfully I still have ...
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Bsod help“A clock interrupt was not received on a secondary processor within the allocated time interval.”

I posted about this in another thread and received decent enough help. Basically it appears that I need a new graphics card which is fine because I wanted a new one anyway, however I want to make ...
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Is it possible to install Windows 10 on vSphere 5.0?

I've tried installing Windows 10 on a vSphere 5.0 hypervisor but it hangs on first boot with BSOD and a MEMORY MANAGEMENT stop code. After searching for this only fixes for more recent vSphere ...
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Computer BSODs ONLY when launching Overwatch

Okay so i posted about this on the OW forums, though it seems like no one there cares. So im posting here just in case its a hardware problem and not an overwatch problem since i seem to be an ...
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Error message about network drivers in Chrome after blue screen [duplicate]

Recently I'm having a lot of blue screens. After my laptop is restarted and I reopen Chrome it opens the tab chrome://settings/incompatibleApplications. The content of that tab is always the same (...
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**UPDATED**: Windows 10 Laptop problems: regular small freezes, boots on BIOS and makes BSODs

I have this setup: Monitor(s): Before: Double AOC 23inches Full HD, Model I2369Vm Now: One AOC 27inches 4K, Model U2777PQU Computer: MSI GS60-2PC Ghost Laptop, out since summer 2014 Computer's ...
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How to fix MEMORY_MANAGEMENT and ATTEMPTED_WRITE_TO_READONLY_MEMORY BSOD on Windows 10

So after 3 years of using a fresh install of Windows 7 x64, I've to upgrade to Windows 10 because of job reasons. I downloaded the latest Windows 10 Pro build image (1803) from Microsoft and used ...
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BSOD Driver_Power_State_Failure minidump

Every so often I get BSODs due to Driver Power State Failure. I've tried the conventional wisdom of reinstalling corrupt drivers in Safe Mode w/ Networking, but to no avail. I saved a minidump of the ...
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Windows 7 won't boot after last patches (2018-08)

After applying last rollup (August 2018) my system doesn't boot. It restarts just after the Windows flag animation begins. The next reboot, it launches system recovery but it says it couldn't do ...
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Windows 10 CRITIAL SERVICE FAILED but boot in safe mode

One friend laptop from one day to another started to give BSOD on normal boot, CRITIAL_SERVICE_FAILED. Tried all repair options but none worked, and can't do a repair install on windows 10 if can't ...
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BSoD after modifying bcedit hypervisorlaunchtype

So I was trying to run a Virtual Machine though Virtual Box but now my computer won't even start. I was getting the error raw-mode unavailable courtesy of Hyper-V and I found a thread which ...
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Windows laptop blue screens after waking from sleep

Hardware/Operating System: Lenovo Yoga 720 running Windows 10 alongside Ubuntu The Issue: After waking my computer from sleep I am greeted by a blue screen with the error PAGE_FAULT_IN_NONPAGED_AREA....
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Blue screen while formatting in Windows 10

I have a laptop which is ASUS X402C and I have a bootable usb drive with Windows 10 OS but when I try to format it, blue screen of death keeps on popping and suggests recovery options yet F8 and the ...
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What is “discrete graphics configuration” and how do I avoid it?

I read here that "XPS 9570/Precision 5530 may demonstrate BSOD(blue screen)/freezing/random shutdown/system heat issue during graphichs heavy loading condition. This happens on XPS 9570/Precision 5530 ...
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How to enable verbose BSOD screen in Windows 10 [duplicate]

In Windows 10 the Blue Screen of Death: hides the parameters of the kernel panic: Ideally you would tell the user to write them down, or take a picture: (0xC0000005, 0x8A9A8020, 0x8B39AEC4, ...
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Stop code 0x000000F8 troubleshooting

Stop code 0x000000F8 relates to what, exactly? I can't find official Microsoft documentation for that specific stop code beyond: https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/windows-hardware/drivers/debugger/...
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FAULTY_HARDWARE_CORRUPTED_PAGE, probably caused by: ntkrnlmp.exe

My laptop suddenly crashed with the following screen. After reboot I've opened memory.dmp under WinDbg with the following details: Loading Dump File [D:\Debug\MEMORY.DMP] Kernel Bitmap Dump File: ...
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What could be causing these BSODS? ATTEMPTED_WRITE_TO_READONLY_MEMORY and MEMORY_CORRUPTION_ONE_BIT

I recently bought a second hand PC and put new hard drives in it, and installed a new version of Windows 10. I have updated the BIOS to the latest version, updated to the latest graphics card drivers, ...
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Can windows trial cause my blue screen?

Hye,last week my pc got a blue screen warning that says "Log file C\Windows\system32\Logfiles\srt\srtTrail.txt" then i send my pc to store to get it repaired.The worker say that i need to get a ...
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BSOD after hardware and software install

I recently changed from an HDD to an SSD to resolve some lagging issues I was having. Very frequent stuttering. Anyway in the process of changing over there was some issues with my file system on the ...
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BSOD on remote bitcoin miners,1,300 miles away - unable to restart them

I have three Bitcoin miners, all identical hardware and software, sitting in a shipping container in the New Mexico Desert (1,300 miles away). All are running Windows 10 Home Edition on account of ...
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Attempting to “Project to This PC” causes a BSOD

I'm trying to project from my desktop PC to my laptop (Dell XPS 13, 2018) so that I can use it as a third display. However, every time I put in the pin to connect to the laptop over Bluetooth, it ...
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Windows XP crashes on startup when using Qemu

I installed a Windows XP image on my USB flash drive formatted as NTFS. It's for my Raspberry Pi 3. When I tried to install it on my Raspberry Pi, the installation hanged every single time. So I ...
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Lenovo Flex 4 BSOD with new SSD

I purchased a Crucial M4 128GB SSD (Model CT128M4SSD2) new from eBay for my Lenovo Flex 4-1580. The drive performs well, and otherwise meets its specifications, but I've run into an issue: Whenever I ...
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IRQL_NOT_LESS_OR_EQUAL at .iso boot | Problems with Windows 10 virtualisation

Since my gaming hardware supports IOMMU, I decided to migrate the machine to Linux. The setup: AMD FX-8350 8 GB 1600 Asus Sabertooth 990FX R1.0 ATI HD 5450 (for base system) nvidia GTX970 (for VM) ...
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Is it possible to manually recreate user profiles [settings/etc] from a bricked system?

I had some issues where an Windows KB patch borked all of my MetroApps because of access permissions and in the process of fixing that (I managed to restore functionality to the start bar and search) ...
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Inspiron 5548 drive controller error/failure

I am running an SSD in this machine. It will operate for days or weeks, then fail to a BSOD with an error message re the hard drive. Running F2 or F12 and diagnostics yields a no drive detected ...
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How to create a registry hive file from a .reg backup

Long story short, I accidentally royally screwed up my HKLM\SYSTEM registry directory trying to fix WinApps permissions that were changed with a Windows security patch. As of right now, my system is ...
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BSOD after update. Unbootable

After a windows update I was gifted with a black screen of death. That one with the black screen and only a movable cursor before login. No task manager, no safe mode, no startup recovery, no restore ...
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Windows 8.1 + Android ADB = Instant BSOD (wdf01000.sys)

The question, or rather the problem, is quite simple. Yet, I cannot find any solution to my issue. The problem: As soon as I enable ADB on my phone, and plug it into my Windows 8.1 laptop, I get a ...
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Kali and Win10 dual boot on UEFI - BSOD almost every time

Recently i set up a dual boot with Kali Linux on my windows machine (DELL 5559). Linux works fine, but when I try to boot to Windows thing south :( Too often I end up with blue screen of death with ...
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Basic -> Dynamic Partition conversion - OS not booting

I've just "managed" to convert the partitions from basic to dynamic(without informing myself before the operation), and now the PC doesn't start anymore. I had the following: System partition 100MB ...
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Win7 64bit Ultimate, occasional video crashes

I have occasional video crashes. My Video will go black but retains sound. Sometimes I get alarm or video freezes and the occasional BSOD. I Ran Driver Verifier to try to figure out if it's a driver ...
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Computer Freezing weird line and BSOD

PC configuration: 4560 Intel dual core Gigabyte 110 motherboard Corsair Vengeance DDR4 4GB RAM PC is 6 months old. PC works for a while then freezes with weird lines and restarts with BSOD. ...
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Windows - boot device inaccessible. Chkdsk catches nothing, system restore says to use chkdsk. Linux accesses boot drive just fine

Randomly, my Windows has been giving me the boot device inaccessible BSOD. The drive is accessible from my Linux boot, and system restore to 5 days ago fails because I need to run chkdsk. However, ...
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BSOD on Windows 7 Pro - pssnap.sys - PAGE_FAULT_IN_NONPAGED_AREA - Macrium Reflect

I recently ran Windows Update on Windows 7 Professional, as I do every few weeks. Everything seemed to go OK, until I restarted and after the animated flag logo formed up, I got a flash of a blue ...
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Should I reset my HP Omen?

So i'm currently running windows 10 on an HP Omen15-ce097nia. I recently reset it and started put everything back on as i seemed to be having some issue with a recent windows update, but now for some ...
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klhk.sys The message resource is present but the message was not found in the message table

My system is Alienware 17 and windows 10, I started getting blue screen of death (3 times yesterday). I have checked Event Viewer and it looks following. as far as I can tell klhk.sys is the culprit,...
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Troubleshooting utility or resources for Windows 10 1803 Update BSODs? [duplicate]

After the Windows 10 1803 update, I started seeing random BSODs. This was not a problem prior to the update. After trying the Windows 10 Troubleshooting tools and going through the recommendations on ...
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My PC doesn't boot up normally and shows several BSOD errors

My Laptop, a Dell Inspiron 7520s running Windows 10 x64 has stopped booting up normally. I get errors like: "KMODE EXCEPTION NOT HANDLED" "Thread stuck on device driver" " Page fault in nonpaged area ...