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USB smartphone driver failure

Q: USB smartphone driver failure

Acer 5738Z running Win 7 64 bit

New XiaoMi Rednote 3 smartphone

Plug phone into USB the first time and a driver is loaded and everything works fine

Reboot laptop and plug in phone - laptop makes bingbong noise as if it recognises the phone but the phone does not appear in My Computer.

Check Device Manager - the phone is shown but with a warning triangle.

Driver gives the message "Windows cannot initialize the device driver for this hardware. (Code 37)"

The only way to make it work is to uninstall the device and reinstall the driver.

I've tried a motherboard reset to no avail

Guidance welcome

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Preferred Solution: USB smartphone driver failure

I recommend downloading and running DAP. It can help sort out any driver and firmware related issues on your system

It's worked out well for many of us in the past.

You can download it direct from this link http://downloaddap.org. (This link will open the download page of DAP so you can save a copy to your computer.)

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Acer 5738Z running Win 7 64 bit

New XiaoMi Rednote 3 smartphone

Plug phone into USB the first time and a driver is loaded and everything works fine

Turn off laptop.
Turn on laptop and plug in phone - laptop makes bingbong noise as if it recognises the phone but the phone does not appear in My Computer.

Check Device Manager - the phone is shown but with a warning triangle.

The only way to make it work is to uninstall the device and reinstall the driver.

I've tried a motherboard reset to no avail

Guidance welcome

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So I?ve done quite a bit of research and I?m down to three choices.

1. Sprint (student discount)
Price - $57.39/month
Plan ? 450 all talk minutes and free after 7PM & weekends. Unlimited Text. Unlimited Data.

Considered Phones included with plan:
* Apple Iphone 4S 16GB (2 yr contract) - $0.00
* Apple Iphone 5 16GB (2 yr contract) - $99.00
* Apple Iphone 5 32GB (2 yr contract) - $199.00
* Samsung Galaxy S4 [I think 16GB] (2 yr contract) - $149.99
* Samsung Galaxy 3 16GB (2 yr contract) - $0.00
* HTC One 32 GB (2 yr contract) - $99.00
* LG Optimus G (2 yr contract) - $0.00

Extra Stuff: Says I can get $100.00 back with old sprint number. I do have a sprint phone and number but its not a smartphone so I?m not sure if this applies.



2. T-mobile Prepaid Plan
Price ? $30.00
Plan ? 100 talk minutes. Unlimited Text. Unlimited Data.

Considered Phones included with plan:
* Samsung Galaxy S3 16GB - $549.99
* LG Optimus L9 [I think 16GB] - $290.00

Extra Stuff: It says the phones are included with a refill card. I?m guessing it?s a month?s worth of the plan?



3. Virgin Mobile Beyond Talk Plan
Price - $35.00
Plan ? 300 talk minutes. Unlimited Text. Unlimited Data.

Considered Phones included with plan:
* Apple Iphone 4S 16GB (3G) - $382.49
* Apple Iphone 4 8GB (3G) - $297.49
* Apple Iphone 5 ? COMING SOON
* Samsung Galaxy S4 16GB (4G LTE)- $149.99




**Final Thoughts/Questions:**

1. Do you think it?d be wise/safe to buy unlocked phones... Read more

A:About to get my first smartphone and smartphone plan

Mistake on a phone for Virgin mobile. Theres a galaxy S3 not S4, for 399.99

3. Virgin Mobile Beyond Talk Plan
Price - $35.00
Plan ? 300 talk minutes. Unlimited Text. Unlimited Data.

Considered Phones included with plan:
* Apple Iphone 4S 16GB (3G) - $382.49
* Apple Iphone 4 8GB (3G) - $297.49
* Apple Iphone 5 ? COMING SOON
* Samsung Galaxy S3 16GB (4G LTE)- $399.99
 

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Hi,

I've been browsing the site and the internet for a sollution to my problem, but can't seem te find it. There are similar postings, but they're always just a little different. So that's why i posted the new thread.

Since a couple of days i've been experiencing troubles shutting down my PC and using my USB ports. It started when i tried to log onto my work from home. It failed and the IT guy from work told me to reinstall citrix reciever. So I did and I was able to work from home. After finishing and logging out (to get back to my own PC) I found that my USB portst didn't work anymore. I tried rebooting, but af 10 minutes of "shutting down" I got a blue screen: Driver Power State Failure with code 1000009f.

I did the following:
- tried system restore - it failed with different time stamps
- update drivers - they were all up to date the system said
- Malware Bytes, CC Cleaner, MS Essentials, Hitman pro - Did them all, had some minor stuff, fixed that, problem remained.
- SFC/scannow - no problems
- Memory check - no problems

As it is now, the only update I have left is the update to WIN10. However it has tried and failed during a few of the reboots, so that doesn't seem to be and option.

After try all different kinds of things from a lot of posts I decided to refresh my windows install. Did a lot of updating and still the problem remains. Although I now found out that USB devices that are plugged in upon startup work. Once I unplug en replug them, t... Read more

A:BSOD Driver power state failure when shutting down /failure USBports

Are you still having BSOD problem?

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Hey, I got some BSOD problems. Do you got time & experience to help me?

I got Windows 8 at the moment, I will install 8.1 shortly. Had 8.1 before i re-installed OS when the first BSOD showed up, so I doubt that 8.1 will fix things completely.

My problems ATM!

- Driver Power State Failure
- Video TDR Failiure (nvlddmkm.sys)
- Screen freezes at start up or when I get to the desktop
- Have to Disable my NVIDIA GeForce GTX 675M to use the CPU (Windows has stopped this device because it has reported problems. (Code 43).

Got two other kinds of BSOD before I re-installed windows but don't remember what they said, I just felt like "Hey I need to re-install my OS anyways so w/e". But apparently that didn't solve the problems.

I also gained "NVIDIA Windows Kernel Mode Driver, Version 340.52 stopped working While playing CS:GO" but that was before I re-installed windows. And now to use my CPU I need to go into Device Manager and shutdown my NVIDIA card to be able to use the CPU and use the Intel card instead. If I don't shut it down my CPU will freeze the screen for days, til I restart or I get a BSOD.

I will buy a can of air and open up my laptop and blow some dust away, perhaps that could help? Perhaps the NVIDIA card is burned/broken and I have to buy a new PC?

I've tried a few different driver for my NVIDIA card also, nothing works.

I'm no computer expert and thats why I'm here begging for help, so if someone could help me out here I would appreci... Read more

A:Driver Power State Failure,Video TDR Failure(nvlddmkm.sys)

Hi Markmsigt60 & Welcome to the forums ^_^,

I have analysed your dump files and below has been provided an analysis of the same for informative purposes :-

Code:
**************************Fri Sep 26 06:15:51.972 2014 (UTC + 5:30)**************************
Loading Dump File [C:\SysnativeBSODApps\092614-55906-01.dmp]

*** WARNING: Unable to verify timestamp for ntoskrnl.exe

*** ERROR: Module load completed but symbols could not be loaded for ntoskrnl.exe

Windows 8 Kernel Version 9200 MP (8 procs) Free x64

Built by: 9200.16912.amd64fre.win8_gdr.140502-1507

System Uptime: 0 days 0:07:07.738

*** WARNING: Unable to verify timestamp for ntoskrnl.exe

*** ERROR: Module load completed but symbols could not be loaded for ntoskrnl.exe

Probably caused by : ntoskrnl.exe ( nt+5a540 )

BugCheck 9F, {3, fffffa800892b880, fffff8800326a7f0, fffffa80089c3e10}
BugCheck Info: DRIVER_POWER_STATE_FAILURE (9f)

Arguments:
Arg1: 0000000000000003, A device object has been blocking an Irp for too long a time
Arg2: fffffa800892b880, Physical Device Object of the stack
Arg3: fffff8800326a7f0, nt!TRIAGE_9F_POWER on Win7 and higher, otherwise the Functional Device Object of the stack
Arg4: fffffa80089c3e10, The blocked IRP
BUGCHECK_STR: 0x9F

DEFAULT_BUCKET_ID: WIN8_DRIVER_FAULT

FAILURE_BUCKET_ID: WRONG_SYMBOLS

CPUID: "Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-3630QM CPU @ 2.40GHz"

MaxSpeed: 2400

CurrentSpeed: 2395

BIOS Version E16F3IMS.50R

BI... Read more

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So I have a pirated windows 8.1 which I have been using for more than a year now. Since the past one week my drivers ( especially the internet driver) keeps crashing and stops detecting any networks. Upon an attempted restart I get the Bsod for which I have attached the files ( All the minidumps.) I run a Dell 5521 R and have updated the drivers, uninstalled and reinstalled them too. Kindly help ASAP as I require my wifi urgently tomorrow.
Note: After restart the drivers get refreshed automatically and start working for sometime. And then the same issue. Please help.VATSAL-Tue_02_09_2016_101910_61.zip

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Hello,

I would appreciate any help with the following problem: the pc sometimes seemingly randomly shows BSOD with errors named in the title, I also attach corresponding screenshots. The problem wont happen if the PC power is supplied from the adapter AND there is some content running on the screen (video in VLC f.ex.). Other important symptoms are: Can not turn off the laptop. There will be endless blue screen saying shutting down,while PC already stopped working. I also can not get the PC to sleep. If i I go to sleep mode, display turns black, PC is still working on and on and I can not go back to desktop anymore.

Thank you very much for your help.

Ales

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My INSPIRON 3459 attempts to update this driver, but it always fails. Intel Rapid Storage Technology Driver and Management Console. I have no idea why, but it keeps scanning, downloading, installing: Failure. Anything I should do to get this to install. There is also another Driver that is failing as well. But this never succeeds.                                        

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Hello.I am new here so please excuse me for any mistake i might make.

Just when i sing in my account i get an error and my laptop restarts.
My operating system is windows 8.
I have collected all the information you might need with SF diagnostic tool.

Attachment 48873

Hope you help me.

A:Driver Power State Failure ntoskrnl.Unkown driver.

Hi Simiskos123 & Welcome to the forums ^_^,

I have analyzed your dump files and below has been provided an analysis of the latest dump file for informative purposes :-

Code:
******************************************************************************** *
* Bugcheck Analysis *
* *
*******************************************************************************
Use !analyze -v to get detailed debugging information.
BugCheck 9F, {3, fffffa80046a3060, fffff880009bfb40, fffffa80088498f0}
Unable to load image \SystemRoot\system32\DRIVERS\nvlddmkm.sys, Win32 error 0n2
*** WARNING: Unable to verify timestamp for nvlddmkm.sys
*** ERROR: Module load completed but symbols could not be loaded for nvlddmkm.sys
Probably caused by : pci.sys
Followup: MachineOwner
---------
1: kd> !irp fffffa80088498f0
Irp is active with 4 stacks 3 is current (= 0xfffffa8008849a50)
No Mdl: No System Buffer: Thread 00000000: Irp stack trace. Pending has been returned
cmd flg cl Device File Completion-Context
[ 0, 0] 0 2 00000000 00000000 00000000-00000000
Args: 00000000 00000000 00000000 ffffffffc000000e
[ 16, 0] 0 2 fffffa80046a3060 00000000 fffff88006e17018-fffffa80085907c0
\Driver\pci nvlddmkm
Args: 000000... Read more

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I am receiving random BSODs with the subject line description.  My first stop was to the HP Support site to possibly update any drivers (like bios??).  I found many driver updates available, including 2 for the bios.  I really have no clue as to which driver updates to install, even after reading the details.  I looked for where it says recommended or required or something but didn't see it.  I then installed the HP Support Solutions and did a scan to determine what drivers it thought I needed and it came up with none.  Now I'm real confused.  Does that mean all the driver updates on the HP site are just optional?  Can someone provide a good site link to read about how to determine which drivers are needed?  Thank you for your help!

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First problem:
For a couple of day my computer has been running a little hotter than usual, with the cpu being used at 25% when I am doing barely nothing. Lately now it also has been bluescreening me with the driver power state failure label
0.00...9f
0x00...4
0x00...258
and some more but my picture cut the rest off.

I don't know what driver is the issue and what to do

Second problem:
I was looking through my drivers and trying to update them with device manger, but oddly whenever I try to update a driver my computer tries to update my bluetooth driver. When that happens the driver isn't found on my computer and gives me an error msg.

Thank you.

A:Driver power state failure & Bluetooth driver is missing

New update: I figured out how to update drivers separately, and I updated Realtek PCIE CardReader, synaptics ps/2 port touchpad, Mirosoft virtual WiFi miniport adapter #1 & 2, virtualbox host-only ethernet adapter,

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I was looking at my system logs today and found an error that is being repeated quite a lot and I would like to get rid of the darned error.

The error in the applications event loge is TrueVector Service, event 5003. The message in the event says:

TrueVector driver: Driver install or load failure: LoadNTDeviceDriver. Win32 error: The system cannot find the file specified.

I checked on the Internet and have found numerous resources indicating that TrueVector is a part of zone alarm. The weird part is that I have never had zone alarm or any other firewall installed -- Note even Microsft's within XP SP2. I have no references to Zone Alarm in my registry. My references to TrueVetor are in My Computer\HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Services\Eventlog\Application\TrueVector Service

Can someone suggest any soluton to getting rid of this event?
 

A:Solved: TrueVector driver: Driver install or load failure

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Hi all!

I have a HP Pavilion tx2000 P/N: KN966UA#ABA with Windows Vista Home Premium Build 6002: Service Pack 2.

I recently just bought a HP xb4 Docking Station for it, which uses Connector 3 for expansion.

When I first boot up, everything works fine, I'm checking email, or surfing the net, until suddely all the USB's would stop functioning and in a few minutes or so, I would get a blue screen with either a "Driver Power State Failure, or a Bug Code USB Driver" error.

I have been dealing with this issue for a number of weeks, searching online, or working with the issue myself, maybe finding some type of common application or hardware piece that might be causing it, but no luck!

I have attached the last Dump File.

Any suggestions?

Thanks and I can't wait for Win7!

-Noe
 

A:Driver Power State Failure & Bug Code USB Driver

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As of about a week ago my disk driver has stopped working. I'm not sure what to do, I have made sure it has the latest patch from Sony and I'm not sure what else to do!
 

A:Driver failure.

assume you mean cd driver? drive?
does it pop out? is it powered still any lights on it ? make a noise?
your lappy model comes up with xp,vista and 7 so not sure what you have installed,

look in device manager start run or type cmd ....enter ...type devmgmt.msc enter

is it in there? any yellow or red X s ? if its in there driver ok but problem from motherboard
if its not in there, faulty drive

could try system restore to before it happened as last resort aand or try
http://support.microsoft.com/kb/982116
 

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Okay, so here's the deal. A while back, (like 6 months ago), I began to get the occasional BSOD. Since my computer needed more RAM anyway, I took this as an opportunity to upgrade to 2GB of RAM. However, I kept on getting the issue. Then, I installed a fresh version of Windows, but still encountered the problem. All of my drivers are up to date. Currently, the computer is "workable" but many hardware intensive activities will cause the computer to either completely lock up, or go to a BSOD. For example, I can play TF2 for somewhere around 20 minutes before I will get a memory reference error. Other times, it will crash and yield a IRQL error on the BSOD. According to Whocrashed, these crashes have been caused by everything from Avast, to the Windows Kernel, to the video driver. To make matters even more fun, I've run memtest86 for 7 cycles on both of my RAM sticks without any problems. At this point I've run out of options for what I can do. Any help is much appreciated.
 

A:Overall Driver Failure

forgot to add in the crash dumps...
 

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I have a problem with my PC. It's worked fine for a few months now (it's new) but all of a sudden I'm getting 'nvlddmkm driver' failures which were simply making my screen blank out until it recovered. But as of today it's causing whatever program I'm runnning to stop responding (inc 3d mark advantage, if I try do a Graphics card test) and it will only run for 2-3 minutes at a time. I assume the problem has arisen with a Vista update (I run Vista Ultimate x64). I have visited NVIDIA site and downloaded latest drivers for my 2x NVIDIA GTX 285's, and double checked windows updates. I've also read alot of forums all of which seemed to be rather old and with no real solution or definative cause.

What can I do?

A:Driver Failure.

Hi Morphs, I have not had this problem so i can not help you personally but i have been following this thread Vista graphics card crashing that may be of some help to you in the meantime time till someone can assist you, just click on the link, hope you have some resolution.

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Ok, this story is long so take your time while reading. Please read it all, thanks.

I opened my network connections in XP to find that I had no local area connection even though I was clearly hard wired into the router. My internet was down and I couldn't get a connection to anything.

I installed my WRT54GL Linksys router around a week ago and ever since then I got random internet connection drops over my wired connection. It happened about once or twice a day until now, as I'm typing this. I'm currently using my laptop wirelessly as my desktop doesn't have a wireless card and is out on internet. Everytime my internet dropped I didn't think anything of it and logged off or restarted my PC and it was back up. The same thing happened today, I lost my internet, but this time I decided to open up my network connections screen to find out my local area connect was gone. I logged off expecting the same thing to work as the past week not knowing it was going to fail.

When I logged back on I still didn't have internet and proceeded to do the most basic things to check for an internet connection. My laptop was connected at this time wirelessly. Anywho, I did a system restore to the day before hoping that would help, it didn't. Next I called my ISP to see if they could help.... They couldn't. I called my Linksys router support number next and they verified everything was working with my laptop and my wireless, even my wired was fine. So we di... Read more

A:NIC driver failure?

Disable the onboard NIC and install a PCI wired or wireless NIC. It is not uncommon for onboard NIC to fail especially after some ISP drops and troubles
 

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Having issues with a 760 i've had a month now, all was fine and fully updated then in middle of a game of league of legends my pc shuts off and i find out that the 760 no longer works with Nvidia drivers, did a fresh windows install because i assumed it was my SSD at first, works with Basic display drivers and will not work with Nvidia drivers at all, tried in different pc with the same issue, it is definitely a problem with the gpu so dont sugest its anything about my pc, i have a 750W PSU, 4770k and 8GB RAM and am using it with another gpu right now. (have attached image of the gpu in dxdiag for anyone who knows)

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Having issues with a 760 i've had a month now, all was fine and fully updated then in middle of a game of league of legends my pc shuts off and i find out that the 760 no longer works with Nvidia drivers, did a fresh windows install because i assumed it was my SSD at first, works with Basic display drivers and will not work with Nvidia drivers at all, tried in different pc with the same issue, it is definitely a problem with the gpu so dont sugest its anything about my pc, i have a 750W PSU, 4770k and 8GB RAM and am using it with another gpu right now. (have attached image of the gpu in dxdiag for anyone who knows)

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When starting computer it tries to load following drivers and fails.  This process takes over 5 minutes and often cannot do anything else until get message that drives were not succcessfully instaled.  How do I correct this Intel(R) Series/3400 Series Chipset Family USBEnhanced Host Controller - 3B3CValidity SensorIntel(R) Series/3400 Series Chipset Family USBEnhanced Host Controller - 3B34 

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Okay, so here's the deal. A while back, (like 6 months ago), I began to get the occasional BSOD. Since my computer needed more RAM anyway, I took this as an opportunity to upgrade to 2GB of RAM. However, I kept on getting the issue. Then, I installed a fresh version of Windows, but still encountered the problem. All of my drivers are up to date. Currently, the computer is "workable" but many hardware intensive activities will cause the computer to either completely lock up, or go to a BSOD. For example, I can play TF2 for somewhere around 20 minutes before I will get a memory reference error. Other times, it will crash and yield a IRQL error on the BSOD. According to Whocrashed, these crashes have been caused by everything from Avast, to the Windows Kernel, to the video driver. To make matters even more fun, I've run memtest86 for 7 cycles on both of my RAM sticks without any problems. At this point I've run out of options for what I can do. Any help is much appreciated.

A:Overall Driver Failure

Whoops, I forgot to attatch the crash dumps...

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Purchased a GSM IPhone look alike from China to use as a PDA. I don't have a SIM card in it because I don't intend to ever use it as a phone, but I would like to be able to download some apps to this device. Thought I could use WiFi to do so but the device will not connect. Does anyone have any tips on how to best achieve what I am trying to do?
 

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I have recently gotten a new Samsung Galaxy S II smartphone. I've never had one before. So, I'm trying to figure out how to use it so that I don't accidentally get charge for something not necessarily bad as much as like "accidentally banging your finger with a hammer". Right now, it appears to automatically access the Wi-Fi when it's in range and I'm installing free apps. Will I need to keep an eye on that so that it doesn't download apps (or additional app data) via a cell tower? (I did find a setting called "Wi-Fi Calling Settings" under which I can select Wi-Fi Prefered, Wi-Fi Only, Cellular Prefered.) There's, also, a gps on mine. I've found Google Maps, Google Latitude, Navigation, and TeleNav GPS Navigating that can use the gps in one way or another. How far into those programs can I use the gps before I start getting charged for data usage? Is there anything else I need to be careful of so that I don't end up surprised at the end of the billing cycle?
 

A:New Smartphone

All smartphones require a data plan. Look at your contract to see what you purchased.
 

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I am confused to decide which is better Samsung galaxy s4 or htc one or iphone 5 or xperia z

things want to consider first thing battery backup, then resolution then camera of course which has the best look

read several reviews and so confused please help
 

A:Which is the best smartphone to buy?

The Galaxy S4 is basically equivalent to the HTC One. The HTC One though, has a better camera and has an aluminum shell. The S4 has a more mediocre camera and a plastic shell (cheaper build quality). They both have basically the same screen. I own an iPhone 5 and love it. The OS is just becoming stale though, and Android (on the S4 and HTC One) is more for power users. iOS (iPhone) is geared more toward rookies who dont know what they are doing since it is so simple. I would take the Xperia Z off of your list since it doesnt match up.

Check out TechSpots' reviews on all three phones:
Galaxy S4: http://www.techspot.com/review/664-samsung-galaxy-s4/
HTC One: http://www.techspot.com/products/smartphones/htc-one.87473/ (I cannot find a full review on TS and posting another sites review would be considered kind of bias)
iPhone 5: http://www.techspot.com/review/579-apple-iphone-5/
 

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I would like to wipe my smartphone clean. I bought it from someone and they said they thought there was RAT on it and they do not know if they were able to get it off.

How can i clean my smartphone so i know there is no RAT or anything malicious on it? It's a basic LG smartphone.

thanks
 

A:smartphone RAT

Hi and welcome

What is the exact model # of the phone?
 

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really needs help i m in trouble
 

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Hi all-

If someone has a moment and could look at my minidmp file it would be greatly appreciated. This only happens when resuming from sleep. Sometimes it will come up with the splash screen but the login screen freezes and won't let me type in a password to login, which results in two restarts.

https://skydrive.live.com/?cid=7483C...67DAD5E2%21160

The only other thing I could think of is it could be my Saitek Eclipse keyboard. I have nothing else attached to the machine except for ethernet wire and speaker wire.

System Specs:

AMD FX-8350 stock clock
Asus M5A97 970 board (latest bios, 1605)
2TB WD Caviar Black
HP 2311x monitor
Logitech G500 Mouse
Sapphire 7870 Flex Edition
8GB GSkill Sniper Series 1866mhz DDR3
XCLIO Goodpower 750w 80 plus bronze PSU
Windows 8 Pro

Thanks in Advance

A:Driver Powerstate Failure

WinDbg seems to indicate this: ntoskrnl.exe ( nt+5a240 )

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hey, so i own a roccat ryos mk glow keyboard, its plugged in but i cant type anything. under ''connected units'' it displays a message saying ''driver failure''. i've tried downloading the newest driver in their website, but it changes nothing . if what u just read looked weird its cause i wrote it using my mouse. please help.
 

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Good Morning
 
Hope you can assist me in solving a continuing problem that I have with Windows XP on my Sony Vaio PC.
 
When I start the PC Windows XP loads normally however the system crashes either just after loading or a
few minutes after and I am continually having to re-start...once it's up and running my PC will be ok thereafter
and don't have any further problems until I shut the PC down again.
I've had several messages when BSOD occurs with the most frequent message being "IRQ IS LESS OR NOT
EQUAL TO" but also "BAD POOL CALLER" and "WINDOWS ARC FIRMWARE BOOT CONFIGURATION"
From what I've read online it would appear that there may be an issue with one of the drivers but hope
you can assist in solving the problem for me.
 
Thanks in advance.

A:Driver failure?....BSOD

to the forum mate.
 
Please follow the below steps.
 
Upload the actual crash dump files.
 
You will find the crash dump files inside C:\Windows\Minidump folder. Please copy and zip all the dumps using 7-zip (http://www.7-zip.org/ ). Either attach the zip with next reply using "More reply options --> Attach files" or use a free file hosting site. 
 
For example -> http://www.mediafire.com/
 
Publish a snapshot of your system using Speccy.
 
"Speccy" is a free tool which can list the hardware specs, temperature status, installed Windows updates, HDD SMART info etc of your system. Please read the below tutorial to know how to use "Speccy" to collect system info.
 
http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/323892/publish-a-snapshot-using-speccy/
 
Don't paste the output displayed by "Speccy" here. Instead paste the web link it displays.
 
Minitoolbox log.
 
"Minitoolbox" can list all the installed programs as well as event log errors in your system. Download "Minitoolbox" from the below link.
 
http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/download/minitoolbox/
 
 Run the tool and only select the following tick boxes.
 
 
List last 10 Event viewer errors
List installed program
List users, partition and memory size
List Minidumps
 
Now click "Go" and post the output displayed in next reply.

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i have an intel 82865G graphics controller that came stock on my computer then i upgraded to a nvidia geforce 6200. i hooked up 2 monitors a once before and everything was gravy. then i got a virus and upgraded to vista and the intel graphics controller quit working when i tried to hook up dual moniters again. i downloaded the driver again but it still dont work. can anybody help my out?
 

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I had recently loaded a Pinnacle software for video. Now my computer won't come on.
I get the following error message: Stop:C000263 (driver entry point not found)
The\system root\system 32 drivers\marvin bus.sys device driver could not locate the entry point interlocked pop entry s list in driver ntoskrni.exe???

My computer when turning on says I can start up in the save mode and remove any new software. The problem is that now it won't start in the safe mode. I keep getting the above message. Any suggestions is greatly appreciated.

Mike
 

A:Driver: marvin Bys,sys failure

Hi and welcome. Have you tried last good known configuration?
 

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Hi,

Last month I reported a Virus Protector Malware virus on my laptop. Not long after (2 weeks) I experienced the same problem on my desktop PC. My desktop currently runs a duel boot of Windows Vista (x86) and Windows 7 (x64) Beta. Vista is the primary OS with W7 running FLight Simulator for testing. When I was experiencing problems with the malware on Vista I had an issue with W7 not working as well. These two OS run on seperate HDD. Prior to adressing the malware on Vista I experienced a boot error "BOOTMNGR not found press Ctrl+Alt+Del" and could not boot to either OS. I tried to boot from the Vista CD and received a IRQL_NOT_LESS_THAN_OR_EQUAL BSOD. I tried to boot from the W7 CD and managed to repair the Start Up for it.

The BIG problem I have is I cannot boot up Vista. I either recieved the above BSOD or on occasion I can ge the Vista Install screen up. However, when I do click Repair Windows it cannot find and OS for from the HDD. I have disconnected the other HDD while running this as well with the same result. From W7 I can see the Vista HDD (D:\ drive). The Device Manager in W7 says that the HDD is working properly in the properties menu but it cannot accessthe drive or it's data.

I am desperate for help to retrive data from the Vista drive before upgrading to W7 fully. I hope it is not a HDD failure. Can you help?

A:HDD Driver Problem/Failure

There is a reply here http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/ind...p;#entry1735723I will close this one to prevent confusion.

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HP Touchsmart
Windows 7-64it

Since about the last couple weeks I've been having hang ups on every shut down causing me to force shut down my pc with the power button. And I can't figure out what it is. The only thing I can think it might be is a Cisco Linksys Wifi router I recently installed. All drivers and everything are up to date. There is always a yellow triangle covering my network connections in the taskbar, though, that I only noticed showing up about 3-4 days after I installed the router. I have uninstalled and reinstalled the router (who knows if its the proper way).

I get the BSOD DRIVER_POWER_STATE_FAILURE 0x0000009F on restart (if I dont force restart it). Does anybody know how to fix this?

A:BSOD driver failure

I also have a Linksys WiFi router -- and the only thing that I installed when hooking it up was the Cisco Connect software. All this does is provide an alternate way to access the router without using a Browser. I've not had any problems with the PC since installing this software.

Suggest you run MSCONFIG, disable all your startup items, and re-enable them one at a time -- to see which one (if any) is causing the problem.

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Hello i am new to the website but am in dire need of some help.
My desktop as of two weeks ago hasn't been able to boot into windows 7, a Linux live CD, or the AVG rescue CD. Also it will not boot into safe mode. This started while i was playing wow and had Pandora up in the background.....i walked away from my computer to come back and see that it was off. i turned it back on and then came a window saying something about error recovery so i went into the recovery process with it not completing the process but on restart and starting windows normally, it would finally start up. But shortly thereafter, it shut off without warning. Almost as if the power was cut off.
After reading up on other forums as to what the problem could be, i have cleaned out the computer case, reseated the RAM, checked the CPU fan and the power supply fan; they all work. Tried running it with just one stick of RAM in each slot, switching the RAM sticks individually as well.
I can enter the BIOS or the boot order menu for as long as i want without any problems. The computer only dies when booting into a operating system. Also when i press the power button, it will turn off after 4 seconds but after turning it on a couple times, it will finally turn on and stay on untill i boot. PLEASE help me out. The computer cost me a fortune.

-Andrew

A:avgidseh.sys driver failure

thanks for the quick replies everyone.....i think i figured it out myself. there are a few capacitors that do look like they are bulging and one had some orange stuff at the top but was very minor but definitely was leakage. Looks like i need a new motherboard.

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When playing a game on my Connect3D 9600, after a while of running a 3d application a error message would appear saying "VPU stopped responding Ati catalyst had to reboot the VPU". And it gave me an option to send the error to Ati. I have the latest ati drivers and these gave me weird error messages when attepting to analyse the vpu. I have enclosed the screenshots of these errors that windows provided. I have used other graphics cards in the past so its not my Agp port/Motherboard.

I need help as i cant really do any 3D applications,

Thanks Alot,

Alex
 

A:Vpu + Driver Failure - 9600

definately a driver issue. Update your drivers. IF you already have, then use the ones that came with card and don't update.
 

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Win 7 won't let me install Network drivers. PITA, I can't get onto the internet. Had the issue last week and a tech guy discovered there were two IP addresses, one of which was bogus (after several hours of troubleshooting). He deleted the bogus IP address and I got on the internet. Next day, same issue. I ultimately uninstalled the network drivers and Win re-installed them and was able to get on the net. Today, same thing. This time when I uninstalled and Win reinstalled the drivers no luck. After spending a ton of time I downloaded the latest HP network drivers and tried installing - no luck. Win siad I had to uninstall the current dirvers, which I did, but before I could do anything Win re-installed them. After much searching on the net I found a Windows page that showed how to prevent Win from re-installing the drivers by changing the policy. Did that the uninstalled the network drivers. Win tried re-installing but rather than real drivers just showed a yellow icon. Tried to run the HP setup file and got an error message that the "existing" drivers had to be uninstalled!! (Checked on network connection for the adapter and it said there were no network adapters.) Win 7 tried re-installing the drivers but returned an error that they couldn't be installed due to the policy restriction. I went back into "gptconfig.msc and changed the policy back to "Not configured", re-booted and still get the message that the "policy" is preventing installation of the network ... Read more

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So over the past several days I have started experiencing several different errors. The first and most common one is my display drivers crash and restore themeselves. Sometimes however, the drivers crash, the image goes black, and it does not recover from the crash and I must reboot the machine. I have not found any program that seems to be causing the error as it seems to happen quite randomly, somtime while just browsing the web, sometimes right after exiting a video editing program or a game. There doesn't seem to be much pattern to the crashing.

Display drivers have stopped working:
However, the more pressing problem is the three BSOD's that I have had in the last 24 hours. Below is the error message post crash:

Problem signature:
Problem Event Name: BlueScreen
OS Version: 6.1.7601.2.1.0.768.3
Locale ID: 4105

Additional information about the problem:
BCCode: c4
BCP1: 0000000000000091
BCP2: 0000000000000002
BCP3: FFFFF8000360CCC0
BCP4: 0000000000000000
OS Version: 6_1_7601
Service Pack: 1_0
Product: 768_1
Click to expand...

The most recent BSOD was a bit more dramatic as some sort of artifacting appeared. Below is the post crash error message and the actual BSOD screen.

Problem signature:
Problem Event Name: BlueScreen
OS Version: 6.1.7601.2.1.0.768.3
Locale ID: 4105

Additional information about the problem:
BCCode: c4
BCP1: 0000000000000091
BCP2: 0000000000000002
BCP3: FFFFFA800B6ACB50
BCP4: 0000000000000000
OS Version: 6_1_7601
Service Pack: 1_0
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A:Driver failure and BSOD - Win 7 x64

if your system has a video card try swapping it. my dell had that error and was the video card that was bad
 

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I keep an old computer at the museum where I am a volunteer for all the volunteers to use, music,photo's etc. Somehow Windows 7 hp has become corrupted, everything runs at snailspace even though task manager shows nothing amiss. Anyway I brought the pc home and have reinstalled windows, successfully activated and everything is now hunky-dory. I installed the drivers from the original cd ok, but when I tried to update them with the latest chipset drivers from this forum it failed. Some part may have worked because a restart was required. The motherboard is a socket 939 Asrock 939A785GMH/128M. This is a fairly modern board for an old processor, northbridge 785G and southbridge SB710. The new chipset drivers are supposed to work with 700 series or later chipsets. Thankfully everything seems to be still working ok. All the data is on a second hdd so all that is lost are many favorites for the internet. Does anyone know why the update failed?

A:AMD chipset driver failure

Have you tried the drivers from ASRock? ASRock > 939A785GMH/128M

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I have just got a new video card and I can't install the drivers. The CD or the software is messed up. I open up the installation program and it hangs, it just says that its performed an illegal operation. I uninstalled the drivers from my old card but I couldn't get all of them, it won't remove them because the card isn't in the machine(I know, windows is f%@&ing stupid!) I tried installing the drivers through windows but windows has out of date drivers from 3 years ago, I installed them anyway, no luck. I tried finding them on the install CD through the Have Disk option in the windows driver install but windows couldn't find them, most likely because it was looking for 3 year old drivers(my moms idea not mine). The card is an ATI All In Wonder Pro 128 and I'm giddy as hell about finally getting it, I have a Ricoh CDRW Drive, I honestly don't know the speed, it doesn't say it on the drive and I can't find the box, I would guesstimate its about 50x, I have 192MBs of ram, and an AMD Duron 800 MHZ.
 

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Hi all, I had to join up and ask about this because I'm at my whits end with this problem. Recently, my computer has had problems with the display driver. It will be fine one moment, but as soon as I try to watch a video or play Minecraft, something graphics intensive in general, the screen will freeze, go black, and come back normal. A pop up message comes up saying that the display driver failed, but it has been successfully recovered. It'll be fine for a little bit, but then things go down hill again, and the screen does this: When I take a screen shot, the issue doesn't show up. Now I fixed it last week by reverting to an old display driver and running CHKDSK, and that fixed it. Now it has come back with vengeance as of last night, and nothing can fix it. I should also mention, this is a laptop, and nothing shows up on the actual laptop screen, I have to run it through a monitor to even see anything.Some basics on my system: Lenovo T61p4GB RamnVidia Quadros FX570M graphics cardWindows Vista Business 32-bit And in the off chance this could be some kind of malware, I have run ComboFix and HijackThis, and can provide logs if needed. All I really need is some advice, because this is driving me up a wall now.Thanks a bunch in advance.

A:Display Driver Failure

hello, have you been here input your info or run the auto scan...good luck

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Guys,
I need your help
I'm suffering from BSOD every now and then especially when I enable optimus in my bios.
The bsod is Driver_POWER_FAILURE
I've attached the dump files with my system specs
I appreciate if someone tell me what is causing the problem
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A:Driver Power Failure

Hi,

The crash dump is blaming your NVIDIA video driver, but it is not that simple and that is not the actual cause. So, we ponder.


Code:
2: kd> lmvm PBADRV
start end module name
fffff800`01a45000 fffff800`01a51000 PBADRV (deferred)
Image path: PBADRV.sys
Image name: PBADRV.sys
Timestamp: Mon Jan 07 14:12:13 2008 (4782798D)
CheckSum: 000085EF
ImageSize: 0000C000
Translations: 0000.04b0 0000.04e4 0409.04b0 0409.04e4


As you can see, this driver above is running scared and won't even tell me its location on the machine, which is highly unusual in and of itself. Search your computer for it or look in C:\Windows\System32\drivers for it. When found, rename it to PBADRV.BAK then reboot.

Please update this driver:


Code:
cvusbdrv cvusbdrv.sys Tue May 10 17:05:33 2011 (4DC9A89D)


Driver Reference Table - cvusbdrv.sys

Please update your Creative Camera driver, which is the most likely culprit:


Code:
CtClsFlt CtClsFlt.sys Mon Jun 15 01:06:41 2009 (4A35D6E1)


Creative Worldwide Support
Please keep us informed of how things are going after. Good luck.

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Okay, bit of a puzzle here, and the solution entitle "reformat 101" is really not preferable in this case.
This thing is odd enough that I don't even honestly know what information is needed and what isn't, so I'll just put down what seems most likely.

I uninstalled a program called Spampal because it was giving odd errors (which I don't remember). After the uninstall, the computer began to give a warning about socket failure, and the network connection died. The card's icon in Network Connections shows Limited or No Connectivity, and if I attempt to access the properties dialogue, it simply kills Explorer. The same thing happens when I attempt to access properties in anything that could help me, such as My Computer (for Device Manager). I attempted to reinstall the drivers off of both the cd that came with the motherboard (an Asus A7V600-X) as well as those on their website (thanks to another computer), but in both cases it loads the installshield loader, finishes with that, and then freezes up, unable to load the setup program. The autoplays don't work, even though autoplay is turned on.

Please! I need help, desperately. If you need more info, I'll give it gladly.
 

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HP Touchsmart Windows 7-64itSince about the last couple weeks I've been having hang ups on every shut down causing me to force shut down my pc with the power button. And I can't figure out what it is. The only thing I can think it might be is a Cisco Linksys Wifi router I recently installed. All drivers and everything are up to date. There is always a yellow triangle covering my network connections in the taskbar, though, that I only noticed showing up about 3-4 days after I installed the router. I have uninstalled and reinstalled the router (who knows if its the proper way). I get the BSOD DRIVER_POWER_STATE_FAILURE 0x0000009F on restart (if I dont force restart it). Does anybody know how to fix this?

A:BSOD driver failure

Download BlueScreenView:
http://www.nirsoft.net/utils/blue_screen_view.html
unzip downloaded file and double click on BlueScreenView.exe to run the program.
when scanning is done, go to EDIT - Select All
Go to FILE - SAVE Selected Items, and save the report as BSOD.txt
Open BSOD.txt in Notepad, copy all of the content, and paste it into your next reply

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Hello all
Trying to sort out my roommate's computer, but haven't got a clue what's wrong with it. It's a 4 year old Toshiba laptop running Vista, with an AMD Turion X2 Ultra Dual-Core Mobile ZM-80 processor. It's running out of harddrive space, but the typical CPU usage seems to be holding at less than 25 percent. It went in to the shop a couple of months ago, to have the CD drive re-sitted and the screen replaced. It had to go back to have the screen replaced a second time, because the one they installed had dead spots.

The screen is still giving us issues (the connecting cable seems loose). It goes black frequently when the computer is moved. Recently, things have been running slowly on the computer, namely Hulu and similar sites. I tried running Malware Bytes to see if a virus could be slowing it down, but the program won't complete. It gets close but then either the screen goes to a broken image, all colors and lines like fuzz on a TV or it goes to the blue screen and says the Driver Power has failed. Same happens if I try running a full sweep of Webroot, the spyware program I mainly use. Only Webroot stays running, so they shouldn't be conflicting. I was assuming it's the screen, but I don't like that it shuts down every time I run a scan of any sort. It's making me paranoid, I admit.
 

A:Driver Power Failure

well, i had a laptop at on time and the graphics card had two pins to connect to the screen so i could see how a similar type connection could slip. you would need to go to a shop to get those sorted out. the screen might be a loose RAM. other than that i couldn't tell you.
 

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Dear Fiends,

I have a problem. My display goes blank and if I switch off the monitor and switch on my display is back. Sometimes it recovers on its own. The msg is "display driver igfx failed and recovered". I have Intel(R)82945G Express Chipset display driver and I tried to update and it says it is the latest and updated one. What to do?

Appreciate your help. Thank You
 

A:Display Driver Failure!

I'm not a *fiend*, but I'll try to help.

How old is your monitor? When my husband's flat-screen monitor began to fail, it exhibited many peculiar antics. I plugged my FSM into his computer, and it worked just fine (they were identical setups). If the driver is correct and up to date, then I'd suspect a bad monitor.
 

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Hi!

I have been experiencing BSoD's since a couple of weeks ago when I first installed Windows 7 64 bit Enterprise SP1.

I have: an Ati Graphics card (HD 5800 series),
Intel Core i7-2600 CPU @ 3.40 Ghz,
8.0GB RAM

All the newest drivers are installed.

These crashes usually occur in the mornings and evenings, most of the time 2 in one day.

I've included a dump file of a BSoD.

A:BSoD's ''Driver Failure''

Just one dump file isn't usually sufficient, please provide these reports: http://www.techsupportforum.com/foru...ta-452654.html

The one BSOD seems to implicate (but doesn't directly blame) your GData Internet Security program (PktIcpt.sys). Please do the following:
- download a fresh copy of the GDATA Internet Security - or a free antivirus from the list here: Free AntiVirus
- Uninstall the current copy of GData Internet Security
- Use this free tool to remove any remnants that may be left over:

Quote:




oval Tools:

GData AVCleaner 2012: Tools - G Data Software AG Direct download Link: https://www.gdatasoftware.co.uk/?eID...3%3AAFEIBgU%3D




- install and IMMEDIATELY update the antivirus program.
- monitor for further BSOD's

BSOD BUGCHECK SUMMARY

Code:

Loading Dump File [C:\Users\FUBAR\_jcgriff2_\dbug\__Kernel__\080811-13712-01.dmp]
Built by: 7601.17592.amd64fre.win7sp1_gdr.110408-1631
Debug session time: Mon Aug 8 05:53:33.080 2011 (UTC - 4:00)
System Uptime: 0 days 2:38:41.907
BugCheck D1, {0, 2, 0, fffff880018c9f02}
*** WARNING: Unable to verify timestamp for PktIcpt.sys
*** ERROR: Module load completed but symbols could not be loaded for PktIcpt.sys
Probably caused by : NETIO.SYS ( NETIO!NetioDereferenceNetBufferList+86 )
DEFAULT_BUCKET_ID: VISTA_DRIVER_FAULT
BUGCHECK_STR: 0xD1
PROCESS_NAME: System
FAILURE_BUCKET_ID: X64_0xD1_NETIO!NetioDereferenceNetBufferList+86
Bugcheck code 000000D1
Arguments 00000000`00000000 0... Read more

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