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Random BSOD probably caused by ntoskrnl.exe

Q: Random BSOD probably caused by ntoskrnl.exe

Hi,

Last year I bought a new computer (desktop pc which I build myself) and ever since then I have had random occurrences of BSOD. Sometimes it take 4-6 weeks before it happens and some times it can occur several times in one week. I have done some memory, graphics and cpu tests without succeeding to reproduce BSOD myself.

I have also used Windows verifier to check the drivers and they do produce BSOD but these differs from the regular ones that occurs randomly, this I have noticed with the Windows program WhoCrashed. According to WhoCrashed those random BSOD has something to do with ntoskrnl.exe. Here is the output from an analyse from Whocrashed of one of my dumpfiles:

On Tue 2015-11-03 20:09:21 GMT your computer crashed crash dump file: C:\Windows\Minidump\110315-5038-01.dmp This was probably caused by the following module: ntoskrnl.exe (nt+0x74200) Bugcheck code: 0x50 (0xFFFFF6FC5262D000, 0x0, 0xFFFFF800032F0700, 0x9) Error: PAGE_FAULT_IN_NONPAGED_AREA file path: C:\Windows\system32\ntoskrnl.exe product: Microsoft? Windows? Operating System company: Microsoft Corporation description: NT Kernel & System Bug check description: This indicates that invalid system memory has been referenced. This appears to be a typical software driver bug and is not likely to be caused by a hardware problem. The crash took place in the Windows kernel. Possibly this problem is caused by another driver that cannot be identified at this time.

What causes this? Is it a hardware fault or some driver issue? If it's some software issue how do you repair it? The dumpfile to the above message is attached in this thread.

Best regards
Tomas

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Preferred Solution: Random BSOD probably caused by ntoskrnl.exe

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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.)

A: Random BSOD probably caused by ntoskrnl.exe

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Hi,

I built a new computer a few months ago and I have recently been getting random hangs/freezes on my computer where nothing responds and I have to turn power off/on again. I did a fresh install of windows to try and sort things out but now i've been getting random BSOD instead. There's no pattern to them and they could happen at any point.

BlueScreenView says from the dmp's that the driver causing it is ntoskrnl.exe which seems to have many possible hardware/driver causes.

I ran memtest for 13 hours and that came back with 0 errors so I don't think its my RAM.

If anyone could look at my dmps to try and give me more of a clue of whats causing this problem I would be very grateful

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Hello guys, for one more times i have a problem with Blue Screens. FFS i have made 2 more topics before some time but the problems still occur. @Arc helped me out but i still have problems dont know what to do. Need a permanent solution. I got some dumps manually because my system deleted any file that is in the Minidump folder.
Please help me out!!
Notice: Check my dumps too !! (Couldn't upload it here) https://www.dropbox.com/s/9p83p0xyey2rq51/More%20Dumps%20by%20ME.zip

A:Random BSOD caused by ntoskrnl.exe and other...

Hi PadeLee.

I worked two times with your BSOD issues earlier.
During last October, it was ESTE that caused the BSOD.
During last December, It was MotionInJoy.
So the issues are always different, and not any continuation to each other. Unfortunately we cannot predict which software/driver will bug out and when.

Same this time. Now it is Microsoft LifeCam.

Code:
BugCheck 9F, {3, fffffa800a708060, fffff80000b9c3d8, fffffa800a6dc010}

*** WARNING: Unable to verify timestamp for VX1000.sys
*** ERROR: Module load completed but symbols could not be loaded for VX1000.sys
Probably caused by : VX1000.sys

Followup: MachineOwner
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Which is very old.

Code:
fffff880`07e02000 fffff880`07ffc000 VX1000 T (no symbols)
Loaded symbol image file: VX1000.sys
Image path: VX1000.sys
Image name: VX1000.sys
Timestamp: Tue Apr 28 07:25:28 2009 (49F66210)
CheckSum: 001FB42B
ImageSize: 001FA000
Translations: 0000.04b0 0000.04e4 0409.04b0 0409.04e4
Search for possible updates in Software Downloads: LifeCam VX-1000

Also, as it appears to be a custom built (on Gigabyte GA-970A-D3 motherboard), Disable hibernate.

Let us know the results.

Edit: If you want a permanent solution, do it, following every step properly:
Clean Reinstall - Factory OEM Windows 7

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Hi, i'm receiving random BSOD's for a long time. I want to fix it but i don't know much about it, so sorry if it isn't the good information. According to BlueScreenView, it's mostly the ntoskrnl.exe, but there are also messages about AsrOcDrv.sys, nvlddmkm.exe and ntfs.exe. I just did wat the BSOD posting guide said so hopefully it's enough.

A:Random BSOD's, Mostly caused by ntoskrnl.exe

Msinfo32:




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please go to start and type in "msinfo32.exe" (without the quotes) and press enter> save the report as an .nfo file, then zip up the .nfo file and upload/attach the .zip file with your next post.also, save a copy as a .txt file and include it also (it's much more difficult to read, but we have greater success in getting the info from it).

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Hello guys. For some reason I get these random BSODs on this computer. I viewed dmp files in BluescreenView and it showed me that ntoskrnl.exe is causing the crash.
I have reinstalled windows already (win7x64 ultimate), same thing happens randomly.

First attachment is dmp files
Second is the report

Asus p7p55d
i7
8gb ram ocz
1tb hd
pny nvidia quatro 1800
dlink n150 wireless pci adapter
Could you please look at them and tell me which path should I go about fixing this?
Thank you.

A:Random BSOD caused by ntoskrnl.exe

Seems like a hardware problem, test your RAM
RAM - Test with Memtest86+

Update the Nvidia drivers
Drivers - Download NVIDIA Drivers


   Information
If your still get BSODs run Driver Verifier and upload any dumps which are then created
Driver Verifier - Enable and Disable

Note: Your computer may not be functional in Normal Mode if faulting drivers are detected during this phase, you may need to use Safemode with Networking.


Code:
nvlddmkm.sys fffff880`04886000 fffff880`0534e100 0x00ac8100 0x4aebce68 31/10/2009 09:43:04

Code:
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* Bugcheck Analysis *
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SYSTEM_SERVICE_EXCEPTION (3b)
An exception happened while executing a system service routine.
Arguments:
Arg1: 00000000c0000005, Exception code that caused the bugcheck
Arg2: fffff80002acc8b0, Address of the exception record for the exception that caused the bugcheck
Arg3: fffff8800aa32f90, Address of the context record for the exception that caused the bugcheck
Arg4: 0000000000000000, zero.

Debugging Details:
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EXCEPTION_CODE: (NTSTATUS) 0xc0000005 - The instruction at 0x%08lx refer... Read more

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Hello everyone,

I'm having this random BSOD that seems to be caused by ntoskrnl.exe, according to WhoCrashed.
It occurred three times just while I'm trying to post this thread. I can't identify a specific event that triggers this BSOD. It happens while browsing the net, watching videos, playing games, even while editing this post to mention this info!

System Information:

computer name: MSI
windows version: Windows 8.1 , 6.2, build: 9200
windows dir: C:\WINDOWS
Hardware: GT70 2OC/2OD, Micro-Star International Co., Ltd., MS-1763
CPU: GenuineIntel Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-4700MQ CPU @ 2.40GHz Intel586, level: 6
8 logical processors, active mask: 255
RAM: 34241622016 total
VM: 2147352576, free: 1928572928

last two reports by WhoCrashed:

On Fri 6/20/2014 10:38:51 AM GMT your computer crashed
crash dump file: C:\WINDOWS\Minidump\062014-11062-01.dmp
This was probably caused by the following module: ntoskrnl.exe (nt+0x153FA0)
Bugcheck code: 0x3B (0xC0000005, 0xFFFFF800784B9A81, 0xFFFFD00024B91D20, 0x0)
Error: SYSTEM_SERVICE_EXCEPTION
file path: C:\WINDOWS\system32\ntoskrnl.exe
product: Microsoft? Windows? Operating System
company: Microsoft Corporation
description: NT Kernel & System
Bug check description: This indicates that an exception happened while executing a routine that transitions from non-privileged code to privileged code.
This appears to be a typical software driver bug and is not likely to be caused by a hardware problem.
The crash took place in the Wind... Read more

A:Repetitive random BSOD caused by ntoskrnl.exe

A few dumpfiles blames Probably caused by : hardware ( nt!KiDeliverApc+166 )


Code:

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* Bugcheck Analysis *
* *
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Use !analyze -v to get detailed debugging information.
BugCheck 3B, {c0000005, fffff800784b9a81, ffffd00024b91d20, 0}
Probably caused by : hardware ( nt!KiDeliverApc+166 )
Followup: MachineOwner
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0: kd> !analyze -v
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* Bugcheck Analysis *
* *
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SYSTEM_SERVICE_EXCEPTION (3b)
An exception happened while executing a system service routine.
Arguments:
Arg1: 00000000c0000005, Exception code that caused the bugcheck
Arg2: fffff800784b9a81, Address of the instruction which caused the bugcheck
Arg3: ffffd00024b91d20, Address of the context record for the exception that caused the bugcheck
Arg4: 0000000000000000, zero.
Debugging ... Read more

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I have been getting random BSOD and sometimes there wasn't even any blue screen. It just hangs there, even when I was just watching videos.
Any help?

I've attached the necessary files

A:Random BSOD caused by ntoskrnl.exe and Wdf01000.sys

It looks like your BSODs are being caused by the following drivers:


Code:
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* Bugcheck Analysis *
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Use !analyze -v to get detailed debugging information.

BugCheck 10D, {5, 0, 1202, fffffa800ddcae40}

*** WARNING: Unable to verify timestamp for MijXfilt.sys
*** ERROR: Module load completed but symbols could not be loaded for MijXfilt.sys
Probably caused by : MijXfilt.sys ( MijXfilt+363a )

Followup: MachineOwner
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Driver Reference Table - MijXfilt.sys

Please update it from here: http://www.motioninjoy.com/blog/moti...-xinput-device

and


Code:
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* Bugcheck Analysis *
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Use !analyze -v to get detailed debugging information.

BugCheck 3B, {c0000005, fffff8800450d1af, fffff88008858e20, 0}

Probably caused by : idmwfp.sys ... Read more

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Hi all,

The past month the laptop of a friend of my gives BSOD and he asked me for help.

His laptop systems specs are:

Microsoft Windows 7 Enterprise
HP EliteBook 8760w
Intel i7-2820QM CPU @ 2.30 ghz (8 CPU's)
Memory 16 gb

The BSOD appear random. Can anybody see something strange in the logs in the attachment.

Thank you all for looking at this thread.

A:Laptop random BSOD Probably caused by : ntoskrnl.exe

Out of the 3 crashdumps you provided, 2 show crashes that look like his video card drivers were involved. The drivers do look fairly old (August 24 2011) so make sure that he keeps em up to date. Other than that, I can say the crashdumps aren't sufficient enough to find exact cause right now.

Before I continue, I want to add that it's probably ill-advisable for him to seek assistance fixing a company laptop by a 'friend', and moreso when that friend is posting details of it to a public forum. Granted, there isn't anything entirely compromising of security from the JCGriff Report, but it doesn't matter. If it's company property, it should be best left to the company's IT department to resolve the issue.

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For a couple of months i got this BSOD happening randomly,it can sometimes all be fine for a week but it happen again.Most of the time i watch some video or movie on internet,just surfing(random).Maybe it has some connection with this issue that i have,which i mention in this forum thread:
http://www.sevenforums.com/hardware-...sometimes.html
Short story,glitch pixels that looks like this as BSOD it happens sometimes.

Here is a txt file with recent dumps recorded with bluescreenviewer.
Any ideas,thank you.

A:Random BSOD caused ntoskrnl.exe driver

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Hi,

I'm new here, but not new to IT and I'm quickly running out of ideas on this one. PC started to BSOD at random intervals. I haven't been able to narrow down the culprit though. Below, I have attached the last few crash dumps from whocrashed. Only thing I've done out of the ordinary recently was to uninstall a partition that I had installed Windows 8 for testing. The last step I took was to back up my important data, nuke the entire thing and do a fresh install of Windows 7 from a disk. Any input would be greatly appreciated. If you need any other information, please let me know!

On Sat 6/2/2012 12:53:03 AM GMT your computer crashed
crash dump file: C:\Windows\Minidump\060112-20841-01.dmp
This was probably caused by the following module: ntoskrnl.exe (nt+0x7F1C0)
Bugcheck code: 0xF4 (0x3, 0xFFFFFA80076DAB30, 0xFFFFFA80076DAE10, 0xFFFFF80002F93510)
Error: CRITICAL_OBJECT_TERMINATION
file path: C:\Windows\system32\ntoskrnl.exe
product: Microsoft? Windows? Operating System
company: Microsoft Corporation
description: NT Kernel & System
Bug check description: This indicates that a process or thread crucial to system operation has unexpectedly exited or been terminated.
This appears to be a typical software driver bug and is not likely to be caused by a hardware problem.
The crash took place in the Windows kernel. Possibly this problem is caused by another driver which cannot be identified at this time.


On Fri 6/1/2012 11:22:59 PM GMT your computer crashed
crash d... Read more

A:BSOD at random intervals caused by NTOSKRNL.exe

Run a full system scan with Malwarebytes.
Malwarebytes : Free anti-malware, anti-virus and spyware removal download

Run an sfc/scannow command in an elevated command prompt. If errors are found, run it twice more with each scan followed by a reboot.
SFC /SCANNOW Command - System File Checker

The following drivers need to be updated:


Code:
GEARAspiWDM.sys Mon May 18 22:17:04 2009
mcdbus.sys Tue Feb 24 21:34:07 2009
These drivers can be found by searching them in Google and then finding the associated software or driver. Finally, find the latest version of this driver or software and download and install it. Some of the drivers may also be found here (if the driver says 'Windows Update' simply make sure all Windows Updates are installed).

You should also update any other drivers you can think of including graphics, audio, chipset, SSD etc.

Make sure all Windows updates are installed.

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Hello,

This is my 1st time installing Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit on my new rig. While i was using my pc normally, not gaming, it just crashed and went into blue screen. Twice.
First error was MEMORY_MANAGEMENT and the second error was IRQL_NOT_LESS_OR_EQUAL.
And so, i tried using BlueScreenView to open the .dmp files and both of the .dmp files are caused by ntoskrnl.exe.

My rig's spec:
Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit SP1
Intel Core i5 2500
Asus P8P67 LE
Mushkin 4GB DDR3 x 2
500GB WD HDD
Nvidia 9800GT

I've attached the .dmp files. Any help on this issue would be much appreciated. Thanks!

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Quote: Originally Posted by getxposed


Hello,

This is my 1st time installing Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit on my new rig. While i was using my pc normally, not gaming, it just crashed and went into blue screen. Twice.
First error was MEMORY_MANAGEMENT and the second error was IRQL_NOT_LESS_OR_EQUAL.
And so, i tried using BlueScreenView to open the .dmp files and both of the .dmp files are caused by ntoskrnl.exe.

My rig's spec:
Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit SP1
Intel Core i5 2500
Asus P8P67 LE
Mushkin 4GB DDR3 x 2
500GB WD HDD
Nvidia 9800GT

I've attached the .dmp files. Any help on this issue would be much appreciated. Thanks!


Easy your Kaspersky. Remove and replace with Microsoft Security Essentials

http://support.kaspersky.com/downloa...vremover10.zip

Microsoft Security Essentials - Free Antivirus for Windows

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Hi there,
I seem to be having random bsod crashes. I 've already checked for hardware faults like overheating or sudden voltage shift and it's none of it. I 've also run memory and hdd diagnostics and they seem to be ok too, so it has to be some software/driver bug. I 've run WhoCrashed and it points out ntoskrnl.exe as the main culprit (which is really wierd) or some 3rd party driver which runs in kernel mode.
So, I attach my crash reports.
My specs:
? OS: Windows 7 x64
? Windows XP 32-bit was installed before that (had bsods from back then)
? No OEM (I built the system and installed the OS).
? Age of system: 2 years
? Age of OS installation: 1 month
? CPU: Intel Core2Duo 3.0 GHz
? Video Card: Ati 4850
? MotherBoard: Asus P5QC
? Power Supply: Chieftec 650W
Thanks in advance.

A:[SOLVED] random bsod (caused by ntoskrnl.exe?)

I used the DriverVerifier and as suggested in the instructions I got a BSOD in startup indicating the faulty driver. It was some Asus Motherboard drivers (asacpi.sys and asio.sys) which are related to a component called ATK0110. I uninstalled it from the Device Manager and the next startup was all fine. I ll wait a few days, to make sure if this was the case and I 'll inform you.

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Hey! I've been experiencing random blue screens in the past few weeks. Sometimes i get them when playing, sometimes while browsing. I've downloaded Bluescreenviewer and according to it the problem lies in ntoskrnl.exe. I tested my ram and didn't get any errors overnight. Any ideas?

Thanks in advance!

A:Random BSOD in normal use caused by ntoskrnl.exe

Welcome to SF .






Quote:
A "stop 0x124" is fundamentally different to many other types of bluescreens because it stems from a hardware complaint. Stop 0x124 minidumps contain very little practical information, and it is therefore necessary to approach the problem as a case of hardware in an unknown state of distress. - H2SO4


The generic nature of the 0x124 (Arg1=0) stop code means we would have to take
the trail & error approach.

In this kind of bug check I would like to have a couple more to see if the error is consistent,
the file uploaded only contains one dump file.

The error was a generic memory write error in the L0 CACHE, as I said above one bugcheck is not enough
to establish some sort of pattern.


Code:
===============================================================================
Section 2 : x86/x64 MCA
-------------------------------------------------------------------------------
Descriptor @ fffffa80089f3138
Section @ fffffa80089f32c0
Offset : 664
Length : 264
Flags : 0x00000000
Severity : Fatal

Error : DCACHEL0_WR_ERR (Proc 3 Bank 1)
Status : 0xbf80000000000124
Address : 0x000000021bd95940
Misc. : 0x0000000000000086
What is the make, model and age of your PSU?
Fill out this form and post back the result:
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This is a fresh build made with a combination of new and older parts. Over the past week, It's crashed 5 times, under varying loads. I'm guessing it's a hardware issue, but I'm no expert. Please help me fix this issue.
 
Below is a Speccy screenshot.
 
Attatches are a MiniToolBox log of the last 10 Event Viewer Events, Devices, Users/Partitions/Memory size and Minidump files, as well as a zip folder of my minidump files.
 
Thank you all in advance.
 
Speccy:
 
http://speccy.piriform.com/results/edcqZjOt6zAMXJSB4hz6NbC

A:Seemingly random BSOD caused by ntoskrnl.exe+75bc0.

I don't know how other's feel about this, but as a practice I will not download anything to my computer unless I know exactly what the content is.
 
Once the MiniTooBox scan is finished you can copy and then paste the results in your topic.  You can do the same with the minidumps.  I would post these separately, ex. post #3 minitoolbox, post #4 minidumps.
 
The Speccy is showing the 12V rail to be 8.064V.  I suspect this isn't accurate, but it would be worth putting a meter on it to be sure.  If it is accurate, then your PSU has a problem.
 
Voltages:
 
+3.3V    2.004V
+5V       3.367V
+12V     8.064V
 
If you have a multimeter with a DC Volt scale you can use the instructions below to read the rail voltages.
 
 
Reading Desktop PSU Rail Voltages
 
Caution: Please read this before continuing.
 
 

 Since it will be necessary for your computer to be on during this procedure, you need to be aware that you will be working with live 12Volt DC potentials, which if handled improperly may lead to electrical shock. 

 

There are electronics inside the case that are very susceptible to electrostatic discharges. To protect your computer, touch the metal of the case to discharge yourself of any electrostatic charges before touching any of the components inside.

 

If you are not comfortable doing this procedure, then I would suggest that you not use this tutoria... Read more

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Hello, i experience bsod with my dell inspiron laptop.it runs windows 7 home basic 64bit.bluescreenview program indicates it is caused by ntoskrnl.exe.besides from that i also experience random shut downs and i think it's because my computer is quite overheating.i archived my dump files to a rar file, please let me know if i have missed any details and i'd highly appreciate any help because reading other topics about ntoskrnl.exe didn't help me a lot.thank you

A:BSOD caused by ntoskrnl.exe and random shut downs

Looks like a bad hard drive.

System Uptime: 17 days 11:59:29.468 17 days eh?

Please back up your stuff before starting diagnostics.


Code:
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* Bugcheck Analysis *
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Use !analyze -v to get detailed debugging information.

BugCheck F4, {3, fffffa8004da3950, fffffa8004da3c30, fffff80002dd7350}

----- ETW minidump data unavailable-----
Probably caused by : csrss.exe

Followup: MachineOwner
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- ensure that you have your recovery disks on hand
- wipe the hard drive with DBAN or KillDisk (both are free - google for them)
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Hello everybody, my name is Patricio, and I have been experimenting some random BSOD with error 0x0000000a caused by driver ntoskrnl.exe. I have tried to pinpoint the driver by myself but i failed to see which one is causing this. I have reinstalled all motherboard drivers (AMD Southbridge + Video Card Drivers), I've run this OS for around 200 days and only once every 6 months I got one of this BSOD, but now, this week, it started to do it quite often and randomly. To give you an example, I can let my computer on for hours, just letting it downloading something and it will be just fine, then use it, watch videos, surf the internet and nothing. Windows only managed to catch one Dump, as the screen stays at the 0% while the BSOD and even after letting it for half an hour, it won?t finish. I have also run a Memtest for 10 Hours, it managed to run 3 passes, but I had 0 errors. That is why I believe it is probably something related to a driver, not a system driver but a 3rd party driver, like antivirus or so. I have read the guide in sevenforums of how to run the Verifier, create a custom run, and I will let it now reboot, Hoping it can log something. I attach then, the DMP file, the Blue screen resume of the Bluescreenview from Nirsoft. And the CBS log from the sfc /scannow that I?ve run, which won?t finish working (this one has been up to something since long ago). After every BSOD I run a chkdsk on every drive and repair them if necessary. If anyone could lend me a hand about h... Read more

A:BSOD Random 0x0000000a caused by driver ntoskrnl.exe

Your dumpfile blames Probably caused by : GUBootStartup.sys ( GUBootStartup+1103 )

This is the driver for Glary utilities from Glarysoft.

Driver Description: GlarySoft - Glary Utilities Startup Manager Tool driver
Driver Update Site: Downloads | Glarysoft

Check if your version is windows 8.1 compatible, if not update or remove it to check if this stops your BSODs.


Code:
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* Bugcheck Analysis *
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Use !analyze -v to get detailed debugging information.
BugCheck A, {ffffc001d5d39e38, 2, 1, fffff80052ae9d08}
*** WARNING: Unable to verify timestamp for GUBootStartup.sys
*** ERROR: Module load completed but symbols could not be loaded for GUBootStartup.sys
Probably caused by : GUBootStartup.sys ( GUBootStartup+1103 )
Followup: MachineOwner

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Hello,
My mother's laptop has received two BSODs with the following errors:

0x000000ef & 0x0000009f
I'd like help to resolve this issue.
The DMP archive is attached.

Nathan

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Hello,

I constantly have BSOD's... when i watch the movie (avi, mkv) in any player (GOM, MPC-HC, Splash Pro...) and when i browsing internet (Firefox, Opera, Chrome, IE9).

I reinstalled Windows twice, even buy PCI network adapter, still same problem...
Already ran Memtest (6 passes 0 errors) and few of this dump files are when i ran Driver Verifier.

And yes, this problem started when i installed Service Pack 1, i don't know is that relevant..

My specs:
Asrock A770DE+
4 GB DDR2 Kingmax
MSI GTX460 Hawk
AMD Phenom ll X4 B50
Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1
Microsoft Security Essentials

Everything is in attachment.
Any help on this issue would be much appreciated.

Thank you in advance!

A:Random BSOD's, error 0x0000001e, 0a, caused by ntoskrnl.exe+7cc40

  
Quote: Originally Posted by zvone07


Hello,

I constantly have BSOD's... when i watch the movie (avi, mkv) in any player (GOM, MPC-HC, Splash Pro...) and when i browsing internet (Firefox, Opera, Chrome, IE9).

I reinstalled Windows twice, even buy PCI network adapter, still same problem...
Already ran Memtest (6 passes 0 errors) and few of this dump files are when i ran Driver Verifier.

And yes, this problem started when i installed Service Pack 1, i don't know is that relevant..

My specs:
Asrock A770DE+
4 GB DDR2 Kingmax
MSI GTX460 Hawk
AMD Phenom ll X4 B50
Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1
Microsoft Security Essentials

Everything is in attachment.
Any help on this issue would be much appreciated.

Thank you in advance!


8 different causes most pointing to hardware. If you are overclocking stop.

Please run these two tests to verify your memory and find which driver is causing the problem.
1-Memtest.

*Download a copy of Memtest86 and burn the ISO to a CD using Iso Recorder or another ISO burning program. Memtest86+ - Advanced Memory Diagnostic Tool

*Boot from the CD, and leave it running for at least 5 or 6 passes.

Just remember, any time Memtest reports errors, it can be either bad RAM or a bad motherboard slot.

Test the sticks individually, and if you find a good one, test it in all slots.

RAM - Test with Memtest86+

2-Driver verifier






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Hello,

my laptop is a HP dv7 1080 originally with vista x64 OEM upgraded to seven pro x64 RETAIL with accademy program. Upgrade done a year ago NEVER a problem, never a BSOD. Basically never problem with my laptot. My hardware is 2008 old but i never have problems with it. I replaced only power charger and battery.

I'm unable to run System Health Report with perfmon /report because i receive a timeout error doing it but i see that on C:\PerfLogs\System\Diagnostics i've all reports that i tried to do. I'll attach it and also minidump folder.

Using Blue screen view i saw that BSOD SYSTEM_SERVICE_EXCEPTION are always caused by ntoskrnl.exe

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File di Dump : 020512-10686-01.dmp
Data e Ora del Crash: 05/02/2012 18:45:00
Bug Check String : SYSTEM_SERVICE_EXCEPTION
Bug Check Code : 0x0000003b
Parametro 1 : 00000000`c0000046
Parametro 2 : fffff800`03107590
Parametro 3 : fffff880`0c1ea090
Parametro 4 : 00000000`00000000
Causato Da Driver : ntoskrnl.exe
Causato Da Indirizzo: ntoskrnl.exe+7cc40
Descrizione del File: NT Kernel & System
Nome del Prodotto : Microsoft? Windows? Operating System
Societ? : Microsoft Corporation
Versione del File : 6.1.7601.17640 (win7sp1_gdr.110622-1506)
Processore : x64
Crash Address : ntoskrnl.exe+7cc40
Stack Address 1 :
Stack Address 2 :
Stack Address 3 :
Nome Computer :
Percorso completo : C:\Windows\Minidump\020512-10686-01.dmp
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A:random BSOD caused by ntoskrnl.exe+7cc40 (?) specially after start PC

> Your crash was related to oodivd.sys DiskImage Virtual Disk Driver (Win32) from O&O Software GmbH dated 2/2009
Suggest you remove it to test.
NB, if critical update to newest
> Please remove any CD visualization programs such as Daemon Tools and Alcohol 120%.

They use a driver, found in your dmp, called sptd.sys, that is notorious for causing BSODs.

Use this SPTD uninstaller DuplexSecure - Downloads DuplexSecure - FAQ

On completion you can use this Freeware:

MagicISO Virtual CD/DVD-ROM (MagicDisc) in its place

Using MagicISO to create ISO image files

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Hi,
This problem started in Flight Simulator, but now its random. I have run memtest twice for four hours each, all is fine. I have a Western Digital HD, and ran their diagnostic tool for it from their site. I have reset the RAM after cleaning it also. I dust out the machine regularly. I checked the voltage in the BIOS and the +3.3, +5, and +12 all fall in range. BUT, I also have CPUID HWMonitor, and that shows different voltage readings, way below what they should be (ex. +12V - 8.016V) WAY off! I don't know if that is correct or the reading in the BIOS itself. The last reboot was when I was in Flight Simulator. I ran it in window mode, with GPUID running so I could monitor the temperature. When it rebooted, the last temp I saw was 55C, which is hardly overheating I believe. All of the last 10 or so reboots show "caused by address : ntoskrnl.exe+4adb3c."

I'm leaning towards the power supply, but the different readings are confusing.

Thanks in advance,

Dutch

A:BSOD random, error 0x00000124, caused by address ntoskrnl.exe+4adb3c

Sorry, forgot to attach the dm log collector info. Here it is.

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RELEVANCY SCORE 81.6

Hi,
This problem started in Flight Simulator, but now its random. I have run memtest twice for four hours each, all is fine. I have a Western Digital HD, and ran their diagnostic tool for it from their site. I have reset the RAM after cleaning it also. I dust out the machine regularly. I checked the voltage in the BIOS and the +3.3, +5, and +12 all fall in range. BUT, I also have CPUID HWMonitor, and that shows different voltage readings, way below what they should be (ex. +12V - 8.016V) WAY off! I don't know if that is correct or the reading in the BIOS itself. The last reboot was when I was in Flight Simulator. I ran it in window mode, with GPUID running so I could monitor the temperature. When it rebooted, the last temp I saw was 55C, which is hardly overheating I believe. All of the last 10 or so reboots show "caused by address : ntoskrnl.exe+4adb3c."
 
I'm leaning towards the power supply, but the different readings are confusing, so I'm asking for advice.
 
Thanks in advance,
 
Dutch

A:BSOD random, error 0x00000124, caused by address ntoskrnl.exe+4adb3c

I have a DM Log Collector dump file, which I tried to upload with this, but it was too big.  I could post anything from it if needed.

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RELEVANCY SCORE 75.2

Hello,

I've just returned from my holidays and my computer startet to behave rather weird. First things I noticed was random "oh snap"-errors in Google Chrome. I updated Flash Player, tried a new Chrome profile and even reinstalled Chrome but nothing helped.

Tonight I had the first bluescreen while running a backup to my NAS.
A few minutes ago I had a second BSOD, this time while scanning the computer for malware with Spybot Search & Destroy.
I checked the MiniDumps with BlueScreenView, which indicated that they were caused by ntoskrnl.exe.
I have no idea if the Chrome errors and the bluescreens are related or if this is just coincidence.

I didn't change any hardware or software lately, apart from windows and software updates.

My hardware:

i5 3570k
Gigabyte Z77X-U3DH
8 GB DDR3 Memory
ASUS GTX 670
Samsung 830 SSD 256 GB
WD Black 1 TB
WD Green 2 TB
Asus Xonar soundcard

Antivirus is Avast, which I have been using for years now.

My CPU is oced to 4 GHz, but worked stable like this for more than two years now and wasn't using its full boost at the time of the bluescreens.

If you need further information, please request it. Any help is much appreciated.

Thank you.

Regards,
Gerrit

A:BSOD caused by ntoskrnl.exe, also random Chrome crashes ("Oh snap")

Welcome to 7F, let's see if we can get you back up and running.



ONE

 ATHEROS NIC DRIVER

Your Atheros NIC driver has been flagged. It's pretty old and could do with updating, check here for an updated version.
Code:
fffff800`00b99270 fffff880`056503dcUnable to load image \SystemRoot\system32\DRIVERS\L1C62x64.sys, Win32 error 0n2
*** WARNING: Unable to verify timestamp for L1C62x64.sys
*** ERROR: Module load completed but symbols could not be loaded for L1C62x64.sys
L1C62x64+0x73dc

0: kd> lmvm L1C62x64
start end module name
fffff880`05649000 fffff880`0566b000 L1C62x64 T (no symbols)
Loaded symbol image file: L1C62x64.sys
Image path: \SystemRoot\system32\DRIVERS\L1C62x64.sys
Image name: L1C62x64.sys
Timestamp: Tue Jul 16 07:56:44 2013 (51E4EEAC)
CheckSum: 0002912C
ImageSize: 00022000
Translations: 0000.04b0 0000.04e4 0409.04b0 0409.04e4


TWO

 NVIDIA DRIVER

You've also received a 0x116 VIDEO_TDR_ERROR (Timeout Detection Recovery), this could be a problem with the driver for your GPU, power to the card, heat or a bad card amongst other things.
Let's start by replacing your driver. Download the latest driver for your card from here and follow NVIDIA Drivers - Avoid Problems for the cleanest possible install.
Code:
BugCheck 116, {fffffa8009996010, fffff88004990978, ffffffffc00000b5, a}

*** WARNING: Unable to verify timestamp for nvlddmkm... Read more

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RELEVANCY SCORE 73.6

Got my first blue screen of death tonight, had 2 firefox opened one watching youtube video another browsing internet. After bsod it restarted i login but just black screen with cursor, ctrl alt delete worked so i shut my computer down. Boot up normally after, check my minidump file, bsod cause by ntoskrnl.exe. Did little search on google find has to do with ram and hard drive.

Downloaded wd data life guard diagnostic for my mechanic drive which is healthy but my ssd on shows failed end to end error rate(value/threshold/worst is all 0) in SMART statue. Im not sure if i can trust this wd diagnostic on my crucial ssd, there are alot of unknown in SMART statue too. Theres no ssd diagnotic for crucial, there is a firmware not sure if it helps. So i downloaded and ran crystaldiskinfo on my ssd, health statues says good, it doesnt say end to end error rate like wd. Instead same ID B4 line says "unused reserve nand blocks" instead. Is my ssd good? i havent ran a test on my ram yet.
This is almost 3 month old build
Asrock x99x killer
i7 5820k
gtx 970
850w
crucial 2x4gb
crucial 256gb ssd
wd blue 1tb

Heres info of bsod with bluescreenview
Bug Check String- IRQL_GT_ZERO_AT_SYSTEM_SERVICE
Bug Check Code - 0x0000004a
Parameter 1- 00000000`7709dc4a
Parameter 2- 00000000`00000002
Parameter 3- 00000000`00000000
Parameter 4- fffff880`08167b60
Caused By Driver- ntoskrnl.exe
Caused By Address- ntoskrnl.exe+72a40
File Description- NT Kernel & System

A:BSOD caused by driver (ntoskrnl.exe) /adress (ntoskrnl.exe+72a40)

Blue Screen of Death (BSOD) Posting Instructions

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RELEVANCY SCORE 71.2

Hi all,

3 weeks ago I did a fresh install of Windows 10 and since then I'm getting BSODs at least once every 1-2 hours. These BSODs vary from SYSTEM_SERVICE_EXCEPTION, IRQL_NOT_LESS_OR_EQUAL, SYSTEM_THREAD_EXCEPTION_NOT_HANDLED to KMODE_EXCEPTION_NOT_HANDLED. Also these BSODs happen at random moment: when the computer is iddling, when I'm downloading, when I'm listening to music, when I'm playing Battlefield 4.

I've already updated all drivers, but now I'm at a point that I don't know anymore what could be causing these BSODs. So I hope you guys could help me find out what the problem is and how to resolve it.

Thanks in advance.

Kind regards,
Jens

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RELEVANCY SCORE 71.2

I have been receiving random BSODs for a while now. WhoCrashed has given multiple causes including possibly my audio card driver. However i have tried changing this many time to different versions to no avail. I have 4 BSOD logs from recently and i was wondering if you could look at them and suggest what you think it may be. Im running 64bit windows 7.

A:Random BSODs caused by ntoskrnl.

Hello CA,

Code:
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* Bugcheck Analysis *
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DRIVER_IRQL_NOT_LESS_OR_EQUAL (d1)
An attempt was made to access a pageable (or completely invalid) address at an
interrupt request level (IRQL) that is too high. This is usually
caused by drivers using improper addresses.
If kernel debugger is available get stack backtrace.
Arguments:
Arg1: fffffa7fd2856ac4, memory referenced
Arg2: 0000000000000002, IRQL
Arg3: 0000000000000000, value 0 = read operation, 1 = write operation
Arg4: fffff880053d463a, address which referenced memory

Debugging Details:
------------------
READ_ADDRESS: GetPointerFromAddress: unable to read from fffff800034c7100
GetUlongFromAddress: unable to read from fffff800034c71c0
fffffa7fd2856ac4

CURRENT_IRQL: 2

FAULTING_IP:
cmudaxp+1ce63a
fffff880`053d463a 448b89a4000000 mov r9d,dword ptr [rcx+0A4h]

CUSTOMER_CRASH_COUNT: 1

DEFAULT_BUCKET_ID: WIN7_DRIVER_FAULT

BUGCHECK_STR: 0xD1

PROCESS_NAME: System

TAG_NOT_DEFINED_c000000f: FFFFF80004C2DFB0

TRAP_FRAME: fffff80004c27040 -- (.trap 0xfffff80004c27040)
NOTE: The trap frame does not contain all registers.
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RELEVANCY SCORE 71.2

I have ran chkdesk and memtest and could not find any problems, and have also bought a new cooler for my cpu as i thought it may be because of heating, but this has still not fixed the problem.
The latest blue screen was a WHEA_UNCORRECTABLE_ERROR, but IRQL_NOT_LESS_OR_EQUAL have been seen before.
Here is the dump of the latest WHEA_UNCORRECTABLE_ERROR JAYS-PC-02_08_2015_201623_56.zip . Thanks for reading.

EDIT: I have not overclocked any of my hardware.

A:Random Bluescreens caused by Ntoskrnl.exe,hal.dll

Please run a CPU stress test Prime95
If you're CPU isn't damaged it could be possible that your CPU isn't compatible with your system.

Its recommended to update following drivers

Code:
Google Earth or Tunngle (P2P VPN software)
tap0901t.sys Wed Sep 16 08:02:43 2009 (4AB07F83)
Google Earth

DAEMON Tools Virtual SCSI Bus Driver
dtscsibus.sys Sat Aug 16 06:03:03 2014 (53EED7F7)
Download DAEMON Tools for free - DAEMON-Tools.cc - DAEMON-Tools.cc


and read this thread as a possible fix for BSOD's with the GPU Streamer Service may freeze your pc | Nvidia

The following is for information purposes only.

Code:
The following information contains the relevant information from the blue screen analysis:
**************************Sun Aug 2 21:01:51.335 2015 (UTC + 2:00)**************************
Windows 8 Kernel Version 9600 MP (8 procs) Free x64

System Uptime:0 days 2:22:04.023

Probably caused by :AuthenticAMD

BugCheck 124, {0, ffffe001f5ffc028, b0800000, 40151}
BugCheck Info: WHEA_UNCORRECTABLE_ERROR (124)

Arguments:
Arg1: 0000000000000000, Machine Check Exception
Arg2: ffffe001f5ffc028, Address of the WHEA_ERROR_RECORD structure.
Arg3: 00000000b0800000, High order 32-bits of the MCi_STATUS value.
Arg4: 0000000000040151, Low order 32-bits of the MCi_STATUS value.
BUGCHECK_STR: 0x124_AuthenticAMD

PROCESS_NAME: chrome.exe

FAILURE_BUCKET_ID: 0x124_AuthenticAMD_PROCESSOR_CACHE

BIOS Version 2501

BIOS Release Date 04/09/2014

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RELEVANCY SCORE 71.2

Hey guys, I've been getting BSODs that are apparently being caused by ntoskrnl.exe. Sometimes happen within minutes of turning on the computer, sometimes not at all. I've read it may be caused by a graphics card driver, but the driver is already on its latest version. Currently running Seatools on my HD to see if that comes up with anything...

Dump files attached.

Thanks in advance!

A:Random BSODs caused by ntoskrnl.exe

You appear you have a Acer/Gateway/Packard Bell OEM_SLP key on a retail motherboard, your installation is counterfeit, please format and install with a genuine key.

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RELEVANCY SCORE 71.2

I got a new laptop (ASUS N56VB) which I formatted and installed a fresh copy of Windows 7 on. I installed the drivers and OS updates and started experiencing these BSODs caused by ntoskrnl.exe.

So I thought something was wrong with my install, and reformatted and did it all again. It didn't help. I experienced the first BSOD again with the same message.

WhoCrashed analysed the crash dumps and listed this:


Code:
On Mon 7/15/2013 7:43:39 PM GMT your computer crashed
crash dump file: C:\Windows\Minidump\071513-24991-01.dmp
This was probably caused by the following module: ntoskrnl.exe (nt+0x75C00)
Bugcheck code: 0x9F (0x3, 0xFFFFFA80079F7A10, 0xFFFFF800046583D8, 0xFFFFFA8006B49740)
Error: DRIVER_POWER_STATE_FAILURE
file path: C:\Windows\system32\ntoskrnl.exe
product: Microsoft? Windows? Operating System
company: Microsoft Corporation
description: NT Kernel & System
Bug check description: This bug check indicates that the driver is in an inconsistent or invalid power state.
This appears to be a typical software driver bug and is not likely to be caused by a hardware problem.
The crash took place in the Windows kernel. Possibly this problem is caused by another driver that cannot be identified at this time.

On Mon 7/15/2013 7:43:39 PM GMT your computer crashed
crash dump file: C:\Windows\memory.dmp
This was probably caused by the following module: ntkrnlmp.exe (nt!KeBugCheckEx+0x0)
Bugcheck code: 0x9F (0x3, 0xFFFFFA80079F7A10, 0xFFFFF800046583D8, 0xFFFFFA8006B49... Read more

A:Random BSODs caused by ntoskrnl.exe

What copy of Windows 7 did you have originally?
How did you activate your new copy of Windows?

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RELEVANCY SCORE 69.6

Hello guys,

In the last month I've got a lot of BSODs that are giving me the chills.
I keep the computer on at all times as I run a web and mail server on it, play games, use it as an alarm, etc..
I have no idea what is causing them, hopefully you guys can help me crack it.

I'm running on Windows 7 Pro x64, latest SP and updates.
If you need any other info, I will gladly provide it. Thanks!

A:Random BSODs caused by ntoskrnl.exe either if computer is idle or not

Hi Kryse,

Welcome to the 7forums.

Please read BSOD Posting Instructions & How to upload files

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RELEVANCY SCORE 69.6

Randomly happens, sometimes in a game, sometimes when browsing, sometimes when RDP'ed in, sometimes when unattended. No repro steps yet, just be patient and it will happen. Sometimes when it blue screens, it takes the whole network down spamming the switches and router with packets.

A:Random BSODs, error 0x00000124, caused by ntoskrnl.exe

Blue Screen of Death (BSOD) Posting Instructions

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RELEVANCY SCORE 67.2

I'm getting random bluescreens caused by ntoskrnl.exe. Hope you can help me find the problem.


System Specs:
Operating System
Windows 7 Ultimate 64-bit SP1
CPU
AMD Phenom II X6 1050T 29 ?C
Thuban 45nm Technology
RAM
8.00GB Dual-Channel DDR3 @ 666MHz (9-9-9-24)
Motherboard
ASUSTeK Computer INC. M5A87 (AM3R2) 21 ?C
Graphics
V223W ([email protected])
2047MB NVIDIA GeForce GTX 660 (Gigabyte) 27 ?C
Storage
465GB Western Digital WDC WD5000AADS-00S9B0 ATA Device (SATA) 25 ?C
Optical Drives
ASUS DRW-24B1ST a ATA Device
Audio
Realtek High Definition Aud

A:BSOD caused by ntoskrnl.exe

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RELEVANCY SCORE 67.2

Windows crashed while I was playing Dragon Age Origins. Can someone help me find out which driver or whatever caused this crash?

System info:
Windows 7 Ultimate x64 (retail)
Bought this computer a few weeks ago

Let me know if you guys need any more info.
Thanks a lot!

A:BSOD caused by ntoskrnl.exe

Hi, Luis, and welcome to the forum. Sorry you are having problems. As you noticed, the dump blames ntkrnlmp.exe. It is not likely the real cause as it is a Windows core system driver. More than likely it was affected by something else.





Quote:
Error code A, IRQL_NOT_LESS_OR_EQUAL. Usual causes: Kernel mode driver, System Service, BIOS, Windows, Virus scanner, Backup tool, compatibility.



Code:
Windows 7 Kernel Version 7600 MP (8 procs) Free x64
Product: WinNt, suite: TerminalServer SingleUserTS
Built by: 7600.16617.amd64fre.win7_gdr.100618-1621
Machine Name:
Kernel base = 0xfffff800`02c58000 PsLoadedModuleList = 0xfffff800`02e95e50
Debug session time: Sat Oct 23 11:39:20.144 2010 (GMT-4)
System Uptime: 0 days 1:38:48.316
Loading Kernel Symbols
...............................................................
................................................................
..................
Loading User Symbols
Loading unloaded module list
......
*******************************************************************************
* *
* Bugcheck Analysis *
* *
*******************************************************************************

Use !analyze -v to get detailed debugging information.

BugCheck A, {fffffa5c07c26c48, 2, 0, fffff80002c... Read more

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RELEVANCY SCORE 67.2

I had two BSOD crashes in the last 5 days and I am worried, the screen gave Memory Managment error and looking into the crash I found that it was ntoskrnl.exe that caused it. Please help
Thanks Titanicoso

A:BSOD caused by ntoskrnl.exe

Hi,

Please refer to the following and reply back accordingly with the required information - http://www.techsupportforum.com/foru...ta-452654.html

Regards,

Patrick

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Hey guys, as the title says I've been getting BSOD about everyday now. I've tried troubleshooting on my own, but that hasn't worked. BCCode associated with them is either d1 or 9f (not sure if this helps).

I've attached the SF log.

I've run memtest86+ and haven't gotten a failure yet. I keep my laptop virus free. I believe my drivers are up to date.

Setup:
-HP dv6t-3100
-intel i5
-575 HDD
-6 RAM
-ATI Mobility Radeon HD 5470 & Intel HD Graphics

Any help would be great. I will be going to sleep soon (go to work early) but I will be on all day tomorrow.

Thanks!

A:BSOD caused by ntoskrnl.exe

Please uninstall the following software with Revo Uninstaller:

Code:
Start Menu\Programs\Ad-Aware Antivirus
Start Menu\Programs\Auslogics\Disk Defrag
Start Menu\Programs\Glary Utilities 3



   Note
Download and install Revo Uninstaller free from here: Download Revo Uninstaller FreewareOpt for "Advanced Mode" and uninstall the software (also delete the leftover registry entries).

Norton antivirus is a frequent cause of BSOD's. Uninstall all and any other antivirus software from your system. Please only keep Microsoft Security Essentials & the Free version of Malwarebytes, update and make full scans separately:Uninstallers (removal tools) for common antivirus software - ESET Knowledgebase

Help protect your PC with Microsoft Security Essentials

Malwarebytes Free Do not start the trial version of MalwareBytes

You may also take a look at:Good & Free System Security CombinationReduce items at start up:Performing a Clean Startup in Windows 7

Add, or Remove Startup Programs in Windows 7
Antivirus software is basically whats just needed there.

Use the System File Checker tool and Run Disk Check: Repair Windows 7 System Files with System File Checker

Run Disk Check in Windows 7 for Bad Sectors & ErrorsMonitor hardware temperature with system monitoring software like Speccy or HWMonitor:
Piriform - Speccy

CPUID - HWMonitorUpload a screenshot using:CrystalDiskInfo For how to upload a screenshot or file, read here ... Read more

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Hello,

I have a problem and I hope you can help. Thank you in advance

I am running

AMD Athlon(tm) 7850 Dual-Core Processor
4,00 GB RAM
Asus M2N68-AM SE2 motherboard
NVIDIA GeForce 9400 GT 1gb


I have a pretty disturbing Problem with my Computer for some time. I am becoming irregularly BSOD.

I was running a windows XP 32 bit OS, and I had problems with the sound and with different drivers. I became a some BSOD and the cause according to the WDK (Windows Debugging Tools) minidump check was the driver of my TV-USB Stick, then of my wireless-n usb stick and at the end
ntoskrnl.exe. At some point I even lost my HDD. As I started the computer the HDD couldn't be find. I have tested it on another computer and it was found. Well I bought a new one for my PC and installed my XP again, but I got again the BSODs. At the end I thought that my 32 bit XP doesn't work good on my system.

I got an Windows 7 Professional 64 bit licence through my University. I have formatted the HDD and installed the brand new Windows 7 64 bit OS. I was running the computer for a good 2 days. I managed to install and prepare everything as it should be (latest updates etc.).

And today I got a new BSOD. I opened the minidump with the WDK and the cause is ntoskrnl.exe
What is actually doing this ntoskrnl.exe ? Why am do I still become this BSOD ?

I have tested my memory with memtest and other programs. Everything is ok. I have also checked my brand new HDD, and everything is... Read more

A:BSOD caused by ntoskrnl.exe

Try the steps at this link NTOSKRNL.EXE is missing or corrupt.
Hope it helps

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6 month old HP Probook 450 G1 laptop running Windows 7 sp1 blue screening. I used Nirsoft's bluescreenview and can see that most of the blue screens have been caused by ntoskrnl.exe. One crash was different - after that crash we had to boot from last known good to get the computer going again.

I did some reading on various websites on ntoskrnl the error message and on bug check 0x0000009f - with mixed results - some point to corrupt or bad drivers and other message points to it either being a memory or hard disk issue. This computer is in an office that I only have remote access to. I got a staff member to go into F2 at boot and run diagnostics and there were no errors. I will run a disk drive check when there is a staff member present to tell me what is being displayed on the screen.

I have run memory checks using MemTest - just one pass without errors. I have just started it again and will leave it to run for at least half a day as long as the computer does not crash again.

I have attached a zip file created by the dm log collector in the hope that some one might be able to help me solve this problem faster.

A:BSOD caused by ntoskrnl.exe

Hello, chocaholic. I will see if I can help.

You had 4 dump files. This is what they listed. I might add the first 2 were identical with one exception.


Code:

Use !analyze -v to get detailed debugging information.
BugCheck 9F, {3, fffffa800d6e9990, fffff800051293d8, fffffa800b1cd6c0}
*** WARNING: Unable to verify timestamp for btfilter.sys
*** ERROR: Module load completed but symbols could not be loaded for btfilter.sys
Probably caused by : btfilter.sys
that is the Atheros Bluetooth Driver


Code:
fff800`05129878 fffff880`05e34ed0Unable to load image Rt64win7.sys, Win32 error 0n2
*** WARNING: Unable to verify timestamp for Rt64win7.sys
*** ERROR: Module load completed but symbols could not be loaded for Rt64win7.sys
Rt64win7+0x1aed0
that is the Realtek RTL8168D/8111D Family PCI-E Gigabit Ethernet NIC


Code:
ffff800`05129550 fffff880`05532ff0Unable to load image SYMNETS.SYS, Win32 error 0n2
*** WARNING: Unable to verify timestamp for SYMNETS.SYS
*** ERROR: Module load completed but symbols could not be loaded for SYMNETS.SYS
SYMNETS+0x7bff0
That is the Symantec/ Norton NIS/ N360 Network Security driver


Code:
ffff800`05129528 fffff880`05417a00Unable to load image IDSvia64.sys, Win32 error 0n2
*** WARNING: Unable to verify timestamp for IDSvia64.sys
*** ERROR: Module load completed but symbols could not be loaded for IDSvia64.sys
IDSvia64+0xca00
Which is the Norton Internet Security. That's 2 errors from Norton, both present in 2 dumps. Nort... Read more

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I can not put my computer into sleep or hibernate. If I do, I get a BSOD. I reinstalled and installed the nvidia driver, tested it, and was able to sleep/hibernate. Then I updated and get a BSOD. I'm pretty sure it is a Windows update error. I did google searches and really didn't find anything that matched my problem entirely. Thanks for the help.

A:BSOD caused by ntoskrnl.exe

  
Quote: Originally Posted by deathmetalscott


I can not put my computer into sleep or hibernate. If I do, I get a BSOD. I reinstalled and installed the nvidia driver, tested it, and was able to sleep/hibernate. Then I updated and get a BSOD. I'm pretty sure it is a Windows update error. I did google searches and really didn't find anything that matched my problem entirely. Thanks for the help.


These were caused by your k57nd60a.sys driver. K57ND60A.SYS is related to Broadcom NetLink (TM) Gigabit Ethernet driver. Broadcom.com - Products

Update and re-install


Code:

Microsoft (R) Windows Debugger Version 6.11.0001.404 X86
Copyright (c) Microsoft Corporation. All rights reserved.
Loading Dump File [C:\Users\K\Desktop\dump\011511-22776-01.dmp]
Mini Kernel Dump File: Only registers and stack trace are available

DbsSplayTreeRangeMap::Add: ignoring zero-sized range at ?fffff800`00b9c510?
Symbol search path is: SRV*C:\SymCache*http://msdl.microsoft.com/download/symbols;srv*e:\symbols
*http://msdl.microsoft.com/download/symbols
Executable search path is:
Windows 7 Kernel Version 7601 (Service Pack 1.721) MP (2 procs) Free x64
Product: WinNt, suite: TerminalServer SingleUserTS
Built by: 7601.17105.amd64fre.win7sp1_rc.100929-1730
Machine Name:
Kernel base = 0xfffff800`02a5a000 PsLoadedModuleList = 0xfffff800`02c9de90
Debug session time: Sat Jan 15 02:44:00.710 2011 (GMT-5)
System Uptime: 0 days 2:13:36.630
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Hello,

I would like to find out why I'm getting these blue screens on my new built. I started some troubleshooting by disabling and removing some of drivers and memory, running memtest86+ for over 12 hours, removing my external 7 port USB hub and USB Sound card but still get these BSOD. I'm getting these blue screens from ntoskrnl.exe mostly, win32k.sys and ksaud.sys (so far) and I have attached all latest (after last install) BSOD reports here.

I'm running Vista x64 bit ultimate, retail version and I have installed it 3 times trying to correct the problems. I built this PC about 3 months ago using all brand new parts.


System Hardware:
Raidmax case with Thermaltake Toughpower XT 775W power supply (TPX-775MPS)
2 Pioneer SATA DVR-216D DVD/CD-ROM drives
Gigabyte GA-880GA-UD3H motherboard
AMD Phenom II X4 965 Black Edition Deneb 3.4GHz
G.SKILL Ripjaws Series 16GB (4 x 4GB) 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM DDR3 1333 (PC3 10666)
Sapphire ATI Radeon HD5770 1GB video card
Western Digital Black 1TB SATA 6.0 7200RPM 64MB Cache HD
Western Digital Black 640GB SATA 6.0 7200RPM 64MB Cache HD
TP Link USB TL-WN722N wireless adapter
Creative Labs USB X-Fi Surround 5.1 (external sound card)

No virus/spyware or firewall software other than Microsoft’s firewall and defender

I would appreciate any help you can give me here and thank you for your time.

PS. not ever overclocking anything..

A:BSOD caused by ntoskrnl.exe (mostly)

Hi welcome to the forum.
In view of your possible BSOD problems it would be appropriate for someone from the forum who specialises in these matters.
I would therefore ask you to be patient, and I'm sure someone will attend to you ASAP.
Thank you.

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I built my system about 6 months ago and only recently I have been getting BSOD at random times. I ran memtest which detected no errors. There are some days where I can use my PC all day with no BSOD. The temperatures seem fine as well. I have GPU overclocking software installed, but I have never used them.

EDIT: I was playing an MMO called Blade and Soul at the time of the crashes. I ran sfc /scannow and there were no integrity violations

Please let me know if you need more information.

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Hey guys;

I searched these forums for other posts; and generally people just suggested repairing windows.

When i try an repair my windows 7 (Ultimate 64bit) it tells me it cannot upgrade my system to 32bit, and yes i have been clicking x64 when i choose my system type.

Ill dump the Bluescreen viewer reports here as well as the report/.

Thanks for the help guys.

A:BSOD being caused by ntoskrnl.exe

Welcome to the forum. I am sorry your are having problems.

Both of your dumps blame memory corruption and do not point to any specific cause.






Quote:
Error code A, IRQL_NOT_LESS_OR_EQUAL. Usually causes: Kernel mode driver, System Service, BIOS, Windows, Virus scanner, Backup tool, compatibility

Error code 1E, KMODE_EXCEPTION_NOT_HANDLED . Usual causes: Device driver, hardware, System service, compatibility, Remote control programs, memory, BIOS



Code:
Kernel base = 0xfffff800`02a14000 PsLoadedModuleList = 0xfffff800`02c51e50
Debug session time: Fri Oct 8 17:08:19.452 2010 (GMT-4)
System Uptime: 0 days 4:31:44.294
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Use !analyze -v to get detailed debugging information.

BugCheck A, {fffffa8050910220, 2, 1, fffff80002aa9b7f}

Probably caused by : memory_corruption ( nt!MiReplenishPageSlist+100 )

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Hello all,

I have been recently getting the BSOD while trying to repair my wireless connection. My wireless card keeps going in and out and when I try to use the Windows 7 repair it crashes. I have the 300MBPS Wireless 802.11n PCI Adapter manufactured by Edimax Tech. It is currently disconnected because it was giving me trouble. My RAM and HD are perfectly fine after testing it. I have the SF file and it will be attached. Thank you for your assistance in advance. If there is any more information that I can provide please let me know. Thank you!

-Alan

A:BSOD, Caused by ntoskrnl.exe

Hello darkelite. SPTD is present there in your system and causing some issues.

Code:
fffff800`00b9cbd0 fffff880`010d9cc0Unable to load image sptd.sys, Win32 error 0n2
*** WARNING: Unable to verify timestamp for sptd.sys
*** ERROR: Module load completed but symbols could not be loaded for sptd.sys
sptd+0x78cc0
Daemon Tools, Alcohol 120% and Power Archiver Pro uses SCSI Pass Through Direct (SPTD), which is a well known BSOD causer. Uninstall Alcohol 120% at first. Then download SPTD standalone installer from Disk-Tools.com, and execute the downloaded file as guided below :
Double click to open it.
Click this button only:

If it is grayed out, as in the picture, there is no more SPTD in your system, and you just close the window.
Uninstall AVG. Use Microsoft Security Essentials as your antivirus with windows inbuilt firewall, and free MBAM as the on demand scanner.
Download, install and update those, and then run full system scans with both of them, one by one.
Some other very important things are not properly loaded, but those may be caused by eithor or both of the aforesaid things. In the presence of those two, all the mishaps may happen. So let us know the situation after omitting those as suggested. Will decide our further steps depending on the further situation.

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I will attach a example but what can I do delete it?

A:Please Help I get all my BSoD's are caused by ntoskrnl What can I do?

Please see: http://www.sevenforums.com/crashes-d...tructions.html

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Hi folks - having some trouble troubleshooting a BSOD on a Lenovo Yoga 13.

BSOD screen had dpc_watchdog_violation listed, but when running the minidump through Windbg I got to this:


Code:
Probably caused by : ntoskrnl.exe ( nt+14dca0 )


Wasn't quite sure where to go from here seeing as that ntoskrnl seems to be a core part of the OS. Have attached the package from SF Diagnostic Tool in the hopes that someone can help!

Thanks - any help/tips appreciated.

A:BSOD probably caused by ntoskrnl.exe

Uninstall Hamachi. Enjoy.

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Hello, i really need your help hier. My PC is crashed and frozen randomly ( while watching movies, youtube. surf net ) and I cant do anything but hard reset. Here ist the dump file, hope that you guys can read and tell me how to fix it.
My specs:
AMD Phenom II 1055T 6x2,8ghz
ASUS M4N68T-M LE
ATI Radeon HD5830

Thank you very much!!!

A:Help please, BSOD caused by ntoskrnl.exe

please folow this posting instructions:

http://www.sevenforums.com/crashes-d...tructions.html

i think you shuld update your graphic card drivers...

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Hi guys I just got a BSOD from what looks like ntoskrnl.exe. I have been taking computer repair classes at my high-school because I love fixing computer but I have never seen this before and after some time spent researching I was wondering if this is a serious problem with my laptop. My laptop specs are; My computer is still less then a one years old.
Model:HP Pavilion dv6
OS: Windows 7 Home Premium x64
Ram: 8gb(Came with 6gb but I discharged one of the ram sticks by accident)
Processor:2nd Gen Intel Core i5
If I forgot anything please let me know and ill make sure to include it for this is my first time ever posting a forum. Any help is greatly appreciated and thank you for you time.

A:BSOD caused by ntoskrnl.exe?

NEOFLTR_700_18809.SYS is causing the problem. I couldn't find a reference for it so it may be part of your McAfee AV system. Some AV programs are known to cause a D1 Bug Check code. Someone more familiar with this file may be along shortly.

Image path: \??\C:\Windows\system32\Drivers\NEOFLTR_700_18809.SYS
Image name: NEOFLTR_700_18809.SYS
Timestamp: Fri Jul 08 15:41:22 2011 (4E176B72)
CheckSum: 0001AF64
ImageSize: 0001B000
Translations: 0000.04b0 0000.04e4 0409.04b0 0409.04e4

DRIVER_IRQL_NOT_LESS_OR_EQUAL (d1)
An attempt was made to access a pageable (or completely invalid) address at an
interrupt request level (IRQL) that is too high. This is usually
caused by drivers using improper addresses.

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Hi,
Would really appreciate if someone can help. This started to happen all of a sudden for over a week.
When I shutdown or restart the computer, it shows "Shutting down..." and a spinning wheel for a long time. I usually walk away to do something else. When I come back after a while, it'll show the login screen. After logging in, it'll prompt saying
that my computer has experienced a crash or something like that. Once I stayed through the rebooting process and noticed a flash of BSOD after like 10 minutes of the "Shutting down" message being shown.
Sure enough, Blue Screen Viewer shows many BSODs occurred. Since then, I've tried to restore the system to earlier images that worked for me before. None works after a few rounds of Windows updates. I've also updated all the major drivers on the system.
Again, it doesn't work.
I do have those memory dump files but I'm not sure how to upload one. Here is what I got from OSR Online:


Windows 7 Kernel Version 7601 (Service Pack 1) MP (8 procs) Free x64
Product: WinNt, suite: TerminalServer SingleUserTS
Built by: 7601.18939.amd64fre.win7sp1_gdr.150722-0600
Machine Name:
Kernel base = 0xfffff800`0320e000 PsLoadedModuleList = 0xfffff800`03455730
Debug session time: Tue Aug 25 20:24:31.113 2015 (UTC - 4:00)
System Uptime: 0 days 0:44:17.034
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