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Blue Screen Of Death. Is Win7 responsible?

Q: Blue Screen Of Death. Is Win7 responsible?

I've had my computer for about a year and a half now and I still can't seem to solve why I keep having BSODs. I sent my computer back to the maker, Cyberpower, and they took a look at it, did some stuff (I don't know what), and sent it back to me. I thought it was fixed but then the BSODs came back and I just don't know what to do now. I've used a program called, Blue Screen View, to look and log the BSODs. I have put the BSODs in a .txt file with this forum. Please I'm hoping that this is not Win7's fault. Any help is appreciated.

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A: Blue Screen Of Death. Is Win7 responsible?

look in device manager,any Yellow !s

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I was downloading a file and when it finished downloading I opened the folder it was in and tried clicking it and my whole system crashed. I tried going through safe mode to delete the file (which I did delete) and then tried restarting the computer. It was starting up ok but then BLUE SCREEN again. I have no idea where to go from here so any help would be appreciated!

I'm on my phone so I hope the picture I attempted to upload worked

A:Blue screen of death possibly from virus (win7)

Hi try the info here Video TDR Error - BSOD 0x00000116

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Okay well recently ive been receiving this blue screen of death on windows 7.
had it 3 times, 2 of these times ive had my computer on lock (as if im logged out but everything is still running on user)
The other i was just playing minecraft and it froze, then crashed and went to the blue screen.
Just what im wondering is what do i do,is there any precautions i can take to stop this from happening? Any ways i can locate whats causing it, is it a virus, anything atall?
Not sure if any of this is needed but heres some specs/info:

OS Name Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium
Version 6.1.7601 Service Pack 1 Build 7601
Other OS Description Not Available
OS Manufacturer Microsoft Corporation
System Manufacturer ASUSTeK Computer Inc.
System Model K54L
System Type x64-based PC
Processor Intel(R) Core(TM) i3-2310M CPU @ 2.10GHz, 2100 Mhz, 2 Core(s), 4 Logical Processor(s)
BIOS Version/Date American Megatrends Inc. K54L.206, 12/08/2011
SMBIOS Version 2.6
Windows Directory C:\Windows
System Directory C:\Windows\system32
Boot Device \Device\HarddiskVolume2
Locale United Kingdom
Hardware Abstraction Layer Version = "6.1.7601.17514"
User Name SCOTT-MORRIS\Scottmorris
Time Zone GMT Standard Time
Installed Physical Memory (RAM) 4.00 GB
Total Physical Memory 3.91 GB
Available Physical Memory 2.13 GB
Total Virtual Memory 19.5 GB
Available Virtual Memory 17.5 GB
Page File Space 15.6 GB
Page File C:\pagefile.sys

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Hi everyone,
I'm new here and I came to get some help with a really annoying BSOD problem I'm having in Windows 7 Ultimate. It happens very frequently, like once every 2-3 hours. It comes up with the message:STOP 0x00000050 PAGE_FAULT_IN_NONPAGED_AREA and the cause is fvevol.sys(which from what I gathered in Event Viewer is related to volmgr).
I did some tests on RAM without any errors showing up and even virus/spyware scans without any serious results.
I should add that when I check the Event Viewer to see what the problem was, I see volmgr as the cause and the error message it gives me is "could not successfully load the crash dump driver". Aside from that I've been having other symptoms but I don't know if they're related. Sometimes Win 7 just hangs on the Shutdown screen or it refuses to read discs and Windows Explorer just hangs after disc insertion(only way to read discs is to have them inserted on bootup).I don't know if that helps but this leads to me believe that it's related to my HDDs and/or my RAID.
I can't seem to find the minidump files or folder either. Is there something special I need to do(apart from setting a page file) to get it to show up?
Any help would be greatly appreciated since this problem has rendered my PC almost unusable

A:STOP 0X050 Constant Blue Screen of Death Win7

See if these directions help you get a minidump >>

1 > create a new folder on the desktop and call it "dumpcheck" or whatever you like
2 > navigate to c:\windows\minidump and copy the last few minidump files to that folder. *this assumes 'c' is your boot drive, if it is not, subsitute accordingly
3 > close the folder and right click on it and select Send to Compressed (zipped) Folder.
4 > use the "manage attachments" in the "advanced" reply window to upload that zip file here as an attachment.
If you do not see any minidumps, be sure you are not using any cache cleaner such as CCleaner. Also run sysdm.cpl and select Advanced > Startup and Recovery. Make sure "small memory dump" is the one chosen under "write debugging information" and the location should be %systemroot%\minidump

Also can you provide some information on how long this problem has existed, and what you might have installed prior? Do you have a System Restore point that precedes the problem?

The Reliability Monitor may be helpful in determining the onset of an issue



From your own diagnosis I would suggest looking for the motherboard chipset drivers, and reinstalling those.


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Hey guys, I'm having a similar Blue Screen of Death when attempting to open Portal 2.

I have a fairly new build computer with spec:
Win7 SP1 - 64-bit
8GB Ram
AMD Quad Core 4.4GHz
AMD Radeon HD6700 series Graphics.

This only happens when I attempt to play Portal 2. I can play Battlefield, Arma 2, WarZ - pretty much anything else with settings turned on high; but when I go to load Portal 2 I get to the home page and my computer 'Dumps Physical Memory' then reboots.

Can anyone help with this?

Much appreciated

A:Win7 Blue Screen of Death and Physical Memory Dump when opening Portal 2

Hey guys, I'm having a Blue Screen of Death issue when attempting to open Portal 2.

I have a fairly new build computer with spec:
Win7 SP1 - 64-bit
8GB Ram
AMD Quad Core 4.4GHz
AMD Radeon HD6700 series Graphics.

This only happens when I attempt to play Portal 2. I can play Battlefield, Arma 2, WarZ - pretty much anything else with settings turned on high; but when I go to load Portal 2 I get to the home page and my computer 'Dumps Physical Memory' then reboots.

I've tried updating all my drivers, as well as removing AVG (apparently that can affect it) but still no luck :(

Can anyone help with this?

Much appreciated

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In need of serious help.*
To begin, I am stupid and haven't backed up any of my files so for now a windows reinstall is out of the question. (unless it's completely necessary) okay, so the problem: I was using my computer as normal. Then while on Google Chrome, it started getting slow and said "not responding" this happens all the time, to everyone so I waited and then the dreaded Blue screen of death appeared. Didn't get a look at what it said because it shut down almost immediately. After that it loaded as normal? Which is weird, I think. But got stuck after startup on the black screen of death. All I have is a cursor. Can't do ctrl+alt+del, can't load any of the safe modes. When I go on startup repair, it says "no restore points" on system restore and "could not detect a problem" on system repair or whatever it's called. There must be something to fix this?! :/ I live in hope that the whole system doesn't need to be wiped clean because as I said, I stupidly haven"t backed up my files.*

Can anyone help?? Please?

A:Stuck on black screen of death, after blue screen of death

this sounds like it should be a BSOD thread, post a seperate thread in the BSOD section following the posting instructions for BSODs, make sure you include the dump files, if you don't know how to do that, it should tell you in the BSOD posting instructions.

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HI guys
When booting up my laptop in "last known good configuration" mode i keep getting the blue screen of death and the laptop freezes and cuts out and is very over heated. When i have booted up in "safe mode with networking" the latop is still over heating but it dosn't freeze or i don't get the blue screen of death. I am also limited to what i can doin safe mode.
Any ideas what the problem could be please chaps?
Thanks in advance

A:Blue screen of death on normal boot up but no blue screen in safe mode ?

Exact wording of BSOD error message?
System manufacturer and model?
Conditions/events which may have led to this?
When did problem begin?

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Hello everyone.

I have a Toshiba Satellite L450D-13X computer for the kids, and for the price it's a good laptop. Have had no issues with it until two weeks ago when the screen froze for the boys whilst playing a game and downloading a program from the net. Had to do a force shutdown and since then we have a BSoD on every boot-up. This is what we have tried:

On 'Starting Windows' we are given an option of either 'Launch Startup Repair' which ends up as BSoD or 'Start Windows Normally' which reverts back to the 'Starting Windows' option list.
Any attempt to enter 'Safe Mode' results in BSoD.
Attempting to boot an ISO of the Windows Recovery Disk on a USB key (we did highlight it and promote it to the top) results in BSoD. Borrowing a proper Window 7 installation DVD and highlighting this as an option results in BSoD.

In fact, the only option we used that threw up something different was using advanced boot options. On one of these options we got the Blue Screen of Death with the following information:

Disable Bios Memory Options such as caching/shadowing

Tech info

Stop: 0x000000ED (0xFFFFFA80023C2CDO 0xFFFFFFFFC0000185 0x0000000000000000 0x0000000000000000)

I don't mind erasing the hard drive and starting again, there's nothing on it that's critical. I'd very, very much appreciate a steer on this. Checked the web for stuff and nothing seems to assist in any other options. I am not particularly tech literate but can follow instructions.

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A:Black Screen of Death/Blue Screen of Death

Hi, malbekh; and welcome to the forum. Please read these threads and post back. We will be glad to help you.

[1 - Novice] How to ask for help with a BSOD problem


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Last month, kept getting blue screen of death with various errors at bottom: MEMORY_MANAGEMENT, CRITICAL_STRUCTURE_CORRUPTION, IRQL_NOT_LESS_OR_EQUAL. Been happening sporadically before but amped up last month for a few days. Stopped until last night, this time I got an orange screen of death and the error was CRITICAL_STRUCTURE_CORRUPTION (win32kfull.sys).

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Hey,I have a big problem,after my computers starts up,the blue screen comes up then disappears,then its starts the automatic repair and disappears again,then the screen goes blue and its stays like that all the time.Cant use the computer anymore,please help thanks

A:Screen satys blue after blue screen of death

Have you tried CTRL+ALT+DEL which should when you get the blue screen should take you to be able to do a factory reset.

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I have a black screen with mouse cursor when Win7 starts up.
Tried all known ways to get in PC:
- safe mode and all other "modes" - getting black screen
- Ctrl+Alt+Del - doesn't work for me
I have a "Repair CD". From CD I've tried to Startup Repair.
Startup Repair couldn't detect a problem.
Don't have System Restore point.
Memory Diagnostic also couldn't find problems.
Unfortunately don't know what to do with Command Prompt.
Also I have System Image backup, but don't want to perform it, need to save some files.

Need help.

ASUS CM1730-05,
ASUS Essentio CM1730 specs - gdgt

Monitor ASUS VS229H-P
ASUS - Displays- ASUS VS229H-P

A:Win7 black screen of death

Work through these steps for Troubleshooting Windows 7 Failure to Boot - Windows 7 Forums.

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Hello great bleeping computer community!
For the last month or so ive been battling with an issue that has left a lot of people scratching their heads.
Yes ive been greeted with the Black Screen of Death by my trusty laptop!!!
I will try to be as informative as i can.
Disclaimer: Im quite experienced in using, troubleshooting fixing etc windows systems so treat accordingly. (For your own convenience and mine!) I am however not a certified expert as my expertise is in another sector of the IT business. In any case im just laying that on the table to make things easier for all of us.
Ok, issue presented it self after a normal and full day of using my Lenovo X230 i5 8gb RAM etc etc.After logo and before login screen, a black screen hangs there with the mouse pointer active and working but nothing else. Hard drive seems to be working as well.
I have literally tried EVERYTHING! 
- Last known good Config does not work
- Safe mode presents exactly the same symptoms. 
- I did not have system restore (very stupid of me i know.)
- I dont have lenovo's rescue partition since i re-partitioned my hdd and have multibooted Ubuntu with Windows etc.
- Startup repair finds no errors!
- SFC finds some stuff, fixes them, but same issue.
- Checked registry key Shell and WinLogon and both include the right values. 
- ctrl-alt-del does not bring up task manager.
- Sticky keys does not have a link for advanced settings so that i can ope... Read more

A:Black Screen of Death Win7-Pro

LOW AND BEHOLD Everybody!!
I fixed it but without knowing what exactly i did so thats where some help will be needed so that i can prepare an article...
I renamed C:\Windows\system32\config\software to Software_OLD and C:\Windows\system32\config\software.bak to software. And there we go im in!
Now comes the hard part. Anybody can explain why exactly?

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Today I booted my computer up to be promoted with a black screen, I gave it a good half an hour before forcing it to shutdown, to which when I booted it back up. Was then promoted with a blue screen about the video card not being able to lead, that happened twice.

I then booted it into safe mode, fiddled around with the drivers to see what was going on, after restarting it again, I got the same black screen, this kept on happening. I then concluded my best solution was to install XP, this worked the video card runs. So the card is not dead, but there are multiple blue lines going down the screen in 4 columns. After going into the device manager I saw that it claimed it was not installed, then I went to Google and downloaded the driver, after installing the computers goes to the same black screen that I got on windows 7.

I have no clue what the problem is, so any help would be most appreciated. Also I tried installing Linux, but after getting though then loading screen of the installer, it goes to the black screen. At the moment in am on my tablet so sorry if there are so many mistakes. I'll try and get some photos of how it looks.

PC Specs:

- Dell Dimension E520
- Intel pentium D
- 2gb Ram
- Nvidia Geforce 7300 LE


Thank you, any help will be hugely appreciated.

Sean Hall.

A:Geforce 7300 LE - Blue screen of death - Multiple lines down screen.

Hi Sean,

I don't like to say it, but it sounds like the graphics card is dead. I had the same issue on an old 8800gts, it would work until I installed the drivers, then I would get very bad artifacts/lines down the screen.
I tried it on 2 different PC's with the same end result once the drivers were installed.


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Keyboard and signal light are lighting,, fans run for a short time,, then stop.Need helps. I do a lot of steps that learn from internet like 1. Click the power 30 s 2.reconnect the cmos battery 3.bios resetBut no one idea workssss,, computer still at black screen and the system can't run. 

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Hi, thanks for checking my question. I haven't found an answer to my particular situation:

Dell xps m1430 laptop w/vista (32).

It all started with a blue screen w/scrolling text after the fated restart. The blue screen text said "if this is the first time you've seen this message..." and then comp restarted, again showing the blue screen, then restarted into windows repair mode, after repair mode tried to fix the problem comp restarted, then the screen went black / blank right after the little windows loading animation (where the bar keeps moving from left to right and there's a small windows logo).
It all happened fast, so there may have been steps I forgot, but that's the jist of it.

Now screen always goes black / blank during startup after the windows loading animation, so I can't start windows in normal mode.
I can start in safe mode if I manually force shutdown by holding the power button, so I'm not imploding with fear... ok I am.

Possible causes:
1. This occured right after installing 11 vista updates (that restart was when I saw the blue screen)

2. Also occured the restart after running a patch called "Vista TCP/IP and UAC AutoPatch 6.0" I downloaded it from softpedia, the developer was listed as defcon, and their website listed was securevista.net, but the site is down(I found this out after the problem occured). The patch had lots of positive reviews, and lots of people on other sites also suggest using it to re... Read more

A:Solved: Black screen of death at startup, all began with a blue screen

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Just today, I turned on my computer and got the blue screen of death, so I restarted my PC. Then a black screen came up saying "Windows could not start beacuse the following file is missing or corrupt : \windows\system32\config\system."

You can attempt to repair this file by putting the winxp cd in etc...

Now when i turn on my computer there is just a black screen showing, with nothing at all on it.

Any ideas anyone?

Thanks very much for your help.

A:Blue screen of death, boot problems, black screen startup

It's a nasty error that requires some persistance and resourcefullness to overcome without a clean install.

If you have a Windows CD or have the recovery console installed, you might want to have a go at these directions.


Forum example of a successful recovery here:


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I have a Dell Latitude 5175 (Core m5-6Y57, 8GB ram, 256GB SSD) which bluescreens during full screen video playback such as Netflix or Windows media player with a Driver_power_state_failure, it doesn't happen straight away but usually after around 10-15 minutes usage.

I checked the minidump file which suggested the Intel graphics card driver was to blame, I updated that to the latest one from Dell which made no difference, updated the chipset driver, bios and then installed the latest graphics card driver from Intel again with no difference, if anything it's worse now.  The issue also occurs when the tablet is docked or when it's not docked although in normal day to day usage, it seems fine.

I've found references to this problem on some other machines, noticeably the Surface Pro 4's but not really any solution.  The next step is to try a clean build but thought I'd see if there's anything else I can try first.  The machine is out of warranty and while it's always occurred I've just lived with it as I incorrectly through the PC had a three year warranty.

A:Dell Latitude 5175 blue screen of death during full screen video playback

The text of the dump analysis is:
Use !analyze -v to get detailed debugging information.
BugCheck 9F, {3, ffff9209c23f7080, ffff880c2642f7f0, ffff9209c0df93f0}
*** WARNING: Unable to verify timestamp for igdkmd64.sys
*** ERROR: Module load completed but symbols could not be loaded for igdkmd64.sys
Probably caused by : igdkmd64.sys
Followup: MachineOwner
1: kd> !analyze -v
*                                                                             *
*                        Bugcheck Analysis                                    *
*                                                                             *
A driver has failed to complete a power IRP within a specific time.
Arg1: 0000000000000003, A device object has been blocking an Irp for to... Read more

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Before i describe the problem i would like to make it clear that i would like to recover as much as possible. This problem occurred playing a game called Empires V2.1. It is a steam half 2-death match mod. I had problems in the past however i didn't not consider them problems the screen froze when the game changed map. However when it froze it wouldn't respond to Ctrl+Alt+Delete or Ctrl+Esc or the start menu button. I pressed the power button and restarted it that way. However this is when the problem occurs and i can't over come it. It starts with a normal dell screen and the loading bar crosses at the bottom as normal. Then it goes to a black page with a blue line across the top with white writing saying www.dell.com. A line (programming maybe it appears and disappears rapidly). It then goes to a black screen saying something along the lines of We are sorry for the inconvenience but windows failed to start properly. It then gives you options and no matter which option I choose I still get a blue of screen of death saying the following;

A problem has been detected and windows has been shut down to prevent damage to you computer. If this is the time you've seen this Stop error screen, restart your computer. If this appears again, follow these steps;

Disable or uninstall any antivirus, dick defragmentation or backup utilities. Check your hard drive configuration, and check for any update drivers. Run CHKDSK /F to check for hard drive corruption, and the... Read more

A:Blue Screen Of Death. Fails To Start. All Before Login Screen

Can you boot into Safe Mode? If so, try running chkdsk from Safe Mode.How to start Windows in Safe Mode

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I have a black screen with mouse cursor when Win7 starts up.
Tried all known ways to get in PC:
- safe mode and all other "modes" - getting black screen
- Ctrl+Alt+Del - doesn't work for me
I have a "Repair CD". From CD I've tried to Startup Repair.
Startup Repair couldn't detect a problem.
Don't have System Restore point.
Memory Diagnostic also couldn't find problems.
Unfortunately don't know what to do with Command Prompt.
Also I have System Image backup, but don't want to perform it, need to save some files.

Need help.

ASUS CM1730-05,
ASUS Essentio CM1730 specs - gdgt

Monitor ASUS VS229H-P
ASUS - Displays- ASUS VS229H-P

A:[SOLVED] Win7 black screen of death

It seems that backing up your current data is your highest priority at the moment. There are steps below to help you do so.

Backup via Windows 7 Install Disc:To backup via the Windows 7 installation disc, start the Windows installation with your external drive or flash drive plugged in and do the following steps.Press Shift + F10 when the installer loads.
Search for the drive with the Windows directory on it. Type the following commands into the prompt:C:

etc. until you see Windows toward the bottom of what is listed by dir.
Mark down the drive letter that has Windows on it.
Find the external drive using the same drive letter, dir procedure (you may get the message The device is not ready for drives that do not exist)
Once you find the external drive layout you are familiar with, you can back up your files using the following commands (in my commands, I assume the Windows drive is C: and the backup external drive is F:, so use the appropriate drive letters for your case).robocopy /s /r:5 /w:0 /xo /xj C:\folderNameToBackup F:\backupFolderName
If you only want to back up a subdirectory, userobocopy /s /r:5 /w:0 /xo /xj C:\topFolder\folderNameToBackup F:\backupFolderName

In the above, folderNameToBackup is the name of the folder you want to make a backup of. backupFolderName is the name you want to use for the backup. For example, if I want to backup the whole users folder, I would use:robocopy /s /r:5 /w:0 /xo /xj C:\Users F:\backupUsers
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Hi, I've been going through some problems with windows, I'll try to be the more clear and organized I can, let's start with my config and the symptoms I'm getting:PC Config:Core2Duo E6550GA P35 DS3 (rev.2.0)2x 1GB DDR2 800Mhz Kingston (in dual channel)GeForce 7200GS 256mb (512mb with turbo cache)HD321KJ Samsung Hard DriveSamsung SH-S203B DVD driveCorsair VX450W Power SupplyOS: Windows XP Pro x64 SP2 (I upgraded to sp2 just yesterday, before that I was running sp1)Symptoms: There are three types of symptoms, the most common is the pc simply restarting, note that I've already disabled the "automatically restart" in the system properties window and it keeps happening, other is the screen freezing, and then I have to restart it, and the last and less common is the famous Blue Screen of Death, also, but for only two times, instead of the freeze or the blue screen I got an empty black screen. All these types of crashes can happen independently of what I'm doing, It has happened while burning dvds with Nero, scanning with anti-virus, browsing the net, or even while I'm asleep and only the bittorrent client is up. Though, there is one peculiarity I think should be important, there's one program, the VirtualDubMod (build 2540/release), which is used for various kinds of video manipulating jobs, that every time I'm enconding a video with it, there is a crash, and I'm convinced it's not only coincidence, cause I have tried a... Read more

A:Pc Restarting, Screen Freezing, And Blue Screen Of Death

Sounds to me like a hardware problem, but the stability test should have revealed that.I'd suggest searching your hard drive for files that end in .dmpThen use this post to perform an analysis on the .dmp files: http://forums.majorgeeks.com/showthread.php?t=35246Make sure you select the Debugging Tools for x64 Windows when downloading them.Then post the results here for us to have a look at.

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I have a computer running Windows 7. Last night the computer was running fine. This morning when I turn it on, i get a black screen. To fix the problem I conducted a system restore. After it finished restoring, the computer restarts and everything worked fine. To make sure if everything was in working order, I restart it again. After the "Starting Windows" screens comes up, I get the Blue Screen of Death. I can't even read what the error says because the computer just restarts itself. I did not connect anything new to the computer. I performed a hardware diagnostics to see if it was a hardware failure but no error was found. I can't even get into safe mode. The SFC.exe will be my next step.

A:Windows 7 Black Screen then Blue Screen of Death

The SFC.exe did not work either.

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This is what someone else wrote in another topic: http://forums.techguy.org/windows-vista/741250-windows-warning-message-win32-adware.html

"I booted my computer up today, and saw my background wasn't available anymore. Then I see the message, "Warning! Spyware detected on your computer! Install an antivirus or spyware remover to clean your computer". It says that Win32/Adware.Virtumonde and Win32/PrivacyRemover.M64 are on my computer."

I had the exact same problem but i followed the instructions that someone posted in that topic, these were the instructions posted by "drdrew1469":

"I just got through fixing this (I hope). What it did here was change the background and set the screensaver to the sysinternals bluescreen screensaver (which you may be seeing) while at the same time setting policies in the registry to disable the two aforementioned tabs in the Display properties window.

HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\System \NoDispBackgroundPage and [same]\NoDispScrSvrPage (they are both set to 1. Delete both entries.

Then check HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run for any funky alphanumeric filenames (I'm pretty sure it's just a random string anyway so posting the string probably won't help you much). Delete these keys and the associated file(s). (Doesn't hurt to check msconfig either, but I found nothing there)."

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A:Solved: Blue Screen of Death as screen saver

I removed two files on my harddrive, lphc1gbj0ecft.exe and lphc1gbj0ecft.scr, and now the bluescreen-screensaver is gone!

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I am running windows 7 Ultimate 32 bit and facing with a big problem,I suppose.
-Black screen sometimes appears after windows is starting(after this)
-Blue screen of death always appears when I am trying to connect for more than 7/8/9/10 times on some of wireless networks,and very rarely appears when I'm playing a game or doing something on the internet.
-Some programs freeze sometimes such as Firefox,DivX Player,Winamp...
Please help me guys!

A:blue screen of death,black screen,freezing...

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I've having an issue that I think some ppl had, windows 8 crashing going to blue screen of death or blank black screen and then it restarts by itself, also I have noticed that it says repairing disk in D:/

I have one SSD 120gb in the C:/ which it host the operating system and some minnor programs, in a HDD which is my D:/ drive there I have my games.

ASRock 990FX Extreme 9
AMD FX 8350
Kingston Hyper X 120GB SSD
WD black 500GB HDGB HDD
Corsair Vengeance 8gb Ram 2133Hz
Windows 8

Thanks for the time, if more info is needed I willl gather it and post it

A:How do I fix windows blue screen of death and black screen

Update, seems that some tweaking did fix the problem, go to search and type power, in the left click on the one that says change what power buttons do, then uncheck the box that it says turn on fast startup (recomended) then save changes and a restart and youre done -at least for me it worked-

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So for the past 2 weeks I've been crashing none stop usually after playing game for about an hour or just browsing or watching a movie, its a mixture of Page fault in none page area, Memory management, IRQL not less or equal, among others. I don't know whats causing the crashes or any help would be greatly appreciated. i had this laptop for since early december 2009.

OS Version: Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium, Service Pack 1, 64 bit
Processor: AMD Turion(tm) II Dual-Core Mobile M500, AMD64 Family 16 Model 6 Stepping 2
Processor Count: 2
RAM: 3836 Mb
Graphics Card: ATI Mobility Radeon HD 4200 Series, 320 Mb
Hard Drives: C: Total - 291444 MB, Free - 24376 MB; D: Total - 13495 MB, Free - 2249 MB; F: Total - 99 MB, Free - 95 MB;
Motherboard: Hewlett-Packard, 3642
Antivirus: Norton Internet Security, Disabled

A:Blue screen of death, Freezing, and black screen

Have you installed anything lately? There could be some program or service doing something that isn't needed.
How's the case temperature? Perhaps it's running too hot.

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I'm running Win7 x64 and this weekend I installed some updates using the autoupdate tool. I started to shut off/install the updates and left home. My girlfriend then called saying that there was some kind of error going on, I think it was with the harddrive (not sure though). I rush home (my baby is hurting) and see that a repair tool is working with something. Although I can't really say what ( I was in a rush).

Anyway, now when I try to boot I get stuck right after the logo/loading screen with nothing but a black screen and my mousecursor which I can move around.

It seems that things are sort of working behind the darkness, energy management is the same, I get different resolutions when trying with safe mode although just the black screen.
I've tried all the common tips and tricks such as: Ctrl+Alt+Del, Shift x 5, repair using boot disc etc.
I thought of doing a rollback of the system but I can't find any points of restoration to choose from, I was under the impression that such a point was created before every update?

I've messed around with anything and before I reinstall windows I thought I'd check with you guys.

A:Black screen of death? Win7 won't load properly

Welcome, and sorry about your baby

But we have good news and can hopefully solve this problem.

Boot your computer from your Windows 7 installation DVD. Use system repair to try and repair the system. If not, then use the system restore option. See if there are any available. Let us know, and if that doesnt work, dont let it get you down. We will solve this, i swear!

Have faith brother and let us know!,

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Hi, erm, i was just sitting at my computer, playing guitar, not really doing much on my computer, and all of a sudden this blue screen came up saying alot of stuff, and i was just wondering, what caused this to happen? And am i supposed to do something about this? Thanks, and i sorry for my lack of knowledge on the subject.

A:Blue screen of death?

Run your Virus Scanner and Spyware Scanner to check for Viruses or Spyware. Then if all comes back clean, I would do a System File Checker Scan. The System File Checker Scan is a utility from Microsoft that scans the critical system files on your computer and checks to make sure that those files are intact and in their original version (as they should be)... if they are not in their original version, then it will replace them with the proper file. You should already have System File Checker on your Computer (it is a standard XP utility)To run System File Checker you will need your Windows Installation disk, then youClick START then RUNThen Type sfc /scannowHope that helps!

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hey all

i have a friend and she just got the blue screen of death and here is what it said. it gave the blah blah but here is the technical information:
0x0000007A (0xc07cdde0, 0xc000000e, 0xf97bc130, 0x0c27c860)

anyone that can help or contribute i will be very appreciative for. thank you very very much.

A:Blue Screen Of Death

It was a software or hardware error, when she restarts her computer does it get better? It's a kernel erorr, so unless you can give us mroe specifics about the problem, it's hard to describe.

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when upgrading to a new motherboard i get a blue screen of death telling me to uninstall any new ide controllers or hard drives
i am using the same hard drive with win 2000 as the os
everytime i install a new drive be it a hard drive or a zip drive i get the same message. any help you might give would be greatly

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I've been searching for ages and i don't seem to be able to solve the problem...heres a screen shot of whats goin on:It's located here as it won't let me load up!http://oundequipment.fotopic.net/c922042.htmlAny ideas please?

A:Blue Screen Of Death!

Can you boot the computer in safe mode by hitting the F8 key repeatedly at bootup and making the proper selection from the list that presents itself?If so, do a search for the file afd.sys. The Windows version resides in C:\Windows\System32\drivers If you find it in C:\Windows or C:\Windows\System32 then it is probably malware and needs removal.Another idea is to choose Last Known Good Configuration from the same list.If you can't boot the computer, you could always take out the hard drive and install it in a second computer as a slave. Then you should be able to conduct a search on the hard drive, either automatically or manually.That would be the first thing I would suspect. But there can be many causes. Do you have Sygate installed on this computer? If so, look to the makers of Sygate for the fix.You can search Microsoft's Knowledge Base HERE.

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08 and 24 anyone have any ideas?

A:Blue Screen Of Death

If you can still boot and connect download:http://www.gregorybraun.com/MSWinErr.html

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I have encountered a blue screen (Blue Screen of Death, I think) by either logging off users or shutting down my computer. I had a suspicion it was a Logitech Driver, so I went to their website and downloaded and installed a newer version of their software for my web camera (had to install new version of Windows Installer to do this). It must not have worked, since the screen showed again.

This last time the stop message was:

STOP: 0x0000007E (0xc0000005, 0x00000000, 0xF8987A6c, 0xF8987768)

I've looked online but nothing is making any sense.


A:Blue Screen (of Death?)

If it is crashing everytime then I would say it is likely to be a driver. If the system has not successfully shut down since then start XP with Last Known Good configuration.
Press F8 on startup to reveal this option.

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Hello, i turned my PC on ths morning, it was fine when it got to the Windows XP boot screen it gives me a quick flash of blue screen of death and restarts. When i go into safe more all those stuffl load and it is stuck there. I dont mind reformating its just that i need all my data first on my hdd!

A:Blue Screen Of Death

First I want to speak to getting the data off of the hard drive. You could always remove the hard drive and install it in another computer as a 'slave' drive. The working computer should still boot up from the 'good' Master hard drive, and then you will be able to navigate (Start > My Computer) to the slave drive and recover your data. More info on how to install a second drive can be found HERE.If your computer still boots, go to:Start > right click on My Computer > Properties > Advanced tab > Startup and Recovery SettingsUncheck Automatically RestartClick Apply and then OKNow when you receive a blue screen the computer will pause on it and you will have to reboot manually.The 'Blue Screen of Death' (or BSOD) is refered to by Microsoft as a Stop Message. They can occur for many reasons. In order to diagnose it's cause we need as much info as you can give about the stop message. Please write it down and post it back here the next time it happens. In particular, it helps to have the somewhat cryptic series of numbers about half way down the blue screen that have this sort of format:0x0000008E (Followed by four other sets of numbers in parenthesis.) It is also helpful to know the answers to these questions:What are you doing when this happens (are you on line, starting the computer, etc).Does it always happen at the same time?Is it always the same message, or is it a different set of numbers each time?Have you added any har... Read more

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i just came home from being outside and my sisters were just finished watching free full shows on nick.com... i popped in the sims 2 DVD and my first blue screen of death popped up....

here is the exact message:

A problem has been detected and windows has been shut down to prevent damage to your computer.

If this is the first time you've seen this Stop error screen, restart your computer. If this screen appears again, follow these steps:

Check to be sure you have adequate disk space. If a driver is identified in the Stop message, disable the driver or check with the manufacturer for driver updates. Try changing the video adapters.

Check with your hardware vendor for any BIOS updates. Disable BIOS memory options such as cahing or shadowing. If you need to use Safe Mode to remove or disable components, restart your computer, press F8 to select Advanced Startup options, and then select Safe Mode.

Technical information:

*** STOP: 0x0000008E (0x0000005, 0x804E057d, 0xf3D8A8C8, 0x00000000)

Beginning dump of physical memory
Physical memory dump complete.
Contact your system administrator or technical support group for futher assistance.

anybody can help? i really appreciate it as i dont wanna see this screen again.


Hi these stop errors that have come there is no info on them but if you go to http://support.microsoft.com/ and look for knowledge base read what you have to do type those nimbers in and it should flash up on screen what caused it do all the ones starting with 0x000.

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ok yesterday my other computer got that dreaded Blue Screen of Death!! So I went ahead and did the Recovery on it. i got it up and running and it seemed to be working fine...But this morning when I checked, it was running slow, something came up saying i didn't have enough memory and i had to reboot and that's when the blue screen came up for like a second ...dont know what's happening.. I went to Safe Mode and am running Norton rightnow just to see if I have any viruses... I just need some help in figuring what the heck is wrong and why the blue screen would come back up. Any assistance will be greatly appreciated.


How much ram/hard drive space does the computer have?

Chances are you were running out of memory and the system crashed, or someone disabled the page file and your system ran out of ram.

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That about sums it. For the past week my computer has been shutting down and refusing to turn back on for more than five minutes at a time. Sometimes it will turn off while rebooting, sometimes after reaching the log-in screen, sometimes it will happen during start up, sometimes just after it has finished, and on rare occassions it will let me start a virus scan or attempt to check settings before deciding it no longer wants to be on. Until today I hadn't recieved any error messages, it just refused to stay on, even in safe mode. Now however, I only get a blue message saying:

"A problem has been detected and windows has been shut down to prevent damage to your computer.

It goes on to suggest I check any new hardware, but I haven't installed any. It also said to "disable BIOS memory options"?

And ended with:
Technical Information:
***STOP 0x0000000A (0xFFFFFFF8, 0x00000002, 0x000000001, 0x804D9044)

I am painfully and embarassingly ignorant to the workings of my computer, so please bare with me. Any advice is greatly appreciated.

A:Blue Screen Of Death

hijack this is the program i reccomend getting. Then go to the Hijack Logs board and paste your results. Your results will come in a text document, or .txt Just past what you get into that document into a new message on that board, and someone from the hijack team will adress the problem

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IM running homexp and I keep getting the blue sceen error stop oxoooooo8e & also certain programs stop running (windows has error and must shut down).About 3 weeks ago I installed new mobo asus r800v deluxe & raedon video card.I tried uninstalling video card & nothing.Ive even uninstalled a lot of programs & ziltch nothing.All the latest drivers are installed.It is not always the same errors or numbers.

A:blue screen of death

if u havnt got any impotant stuff on your computer you can wipe of the computer

or a safe recovery if you do have important things

and theres this thing i heard about that rewinds the computer back to the last time u turned it on but i dont no if that will work

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Hello, I have been keep getting blue screen death. My stop code is 0x0000000A, 0x0000007e, and 0x0000008e. I ran the TDD kaspersky as I saw on the forum who had the same problem to remove virus that was infecting the computer. My computer does not go into the blue screen currently. I also ran ESET online scanner, combofix, and OTL by Old timer. I am going to post the logs from all three scanner on the post here. ComboFix 12-07-31.03 - b 08/01/2012 14:59:59.2.2 - x86Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate 6.1.7601.1.1252.1.1033.18.3035.1722 [GMT -4:00]Running from: c:\users\b\Downloads\ComboFix.exeSP: Windows Defender *Enabled/Updated* {D68DDC3A-831F-4fae-9E44-DA132C1ACF46}..((((((((((((((((((((((((((((((((((((((( Other Deletions )))))))))))))))))))))))))))))))))))))))))))))))))..c:\users\b\AppData\Roaming\inst.exe..((((((((((((((((((((((((( Files Created from 2012-07-01 to 2012-08-01 )))))))))))))))))))))))))))))))..2012-08-01 19:13 . 2012-08-01 19:13 -------- d-----w- c:\users\b\AppData\Local\temp2012-08-01 19:13 . 2012-08-01 19:13 -------- d-----w- c:\windows\system32\config\systemprofile\AppData\Local\temp2012-08-01 19:13 . 2012-08-01 19:13 -------- d-----w- c:\users\Default\AppData\Local\temp2012-08-01 18:58 . 2012-06-29 08:44 6891424 ----a-w- c:\programdata\Microsoft\Windows Defender\Definition Updates\{04E4FCA8-90FC-41... Read more

A:blue screen death

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My computer has crashed and I can't get it to start up at all. I have tried all the modes of start up by pressing F8. and have looked at set up options by hitting F4 as well. Nothing seems to stop the blue screen from appearing.

the O/S is Windows 2000 Professional. Unfortunately I can't get into any start up screen for any further options.
The error message on the blue screen is as follows:

***STOP:0X0000001E (0XC0000005, 0X804918D0,0X00000001, 0X00000001)


***Address 804918D0 base at 80400000, Datestamp 384d9b17 ntoskrnl.exe

Any help or tips would be greatly appreciated.

A:blue screen of death

I think this will help you.




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BSOD playing Microsoft flight simulator and other every day functions

I did over 9 hour MEMTEst but I dont see when it was saved to or where to get the info but it showed no errors

Hope I did all the right things for this post if you need anything else let me know I New to all this

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ASUS X99,S2011v3,i7,DDR4,PCIe/RD/GL
Kingston Fury 2400 16GB
Western Digital 1TB 7200RPM SATA Black
240GB Kingston Fury SSD
CM NEPTON 120XL CPU WATER COOLING (Going to have to use this one, Case restrictions)

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 ark.log   7.25KB
  2 downloadsI was having trouble with error messages and the redirect virus, so I posted to "Am I infected?" (Original thread here.) I received some assistance, which dealt with the problems I was having, but it also left my computer very slow. Thinking another issue might have popped up, I ran Ad-Aware to see if it caught anything. My computer crashed and gave me the blue screen of death. I restarted, ran Ad-Aware again, got the same result. The blue screen error message and aftermath is here.I was sent here to this forum.DDS did not run for me; it downloaded fine, but would not run when I clicked it. Gmer ran; the log is attached.Thanks in advance for your assistance. I will be out of town for the next few days, so if I response is delayed, that's why.

A:Blue screen of death

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I'm new to this forum...but I'm hoping someone can help me. I've experienced the awful XP Blue Screen of Death "Hardware Malfunction" error. What caused it?? My installation of Pinnacle System's PCTV card.

After installation, I can start the tuner program that came with PCTV, but after a few seconds the program stops and up displays the infamous XP Blue Screen stating that I have a "Hardware Malfunction". So, following the manufacturers tips, it would seem that I would have to check the IRQ assignments. OK, so I did - and found that the PCTV card was sharing IRQ 11 with my nVidia card. Obviously a problem. I chose a different slot (since XP just LOVES to assign automatically) and this time, it ended up on IRQ 9 - sharing with my SoundBlaster Live. Again, a problem. The third time, I changed slots again...and it ended up on IRQ 3 - sharing with the computer's ACPI driver. Needless to say, I'm still at square one.

How on earth can I convince XP to assign my PCTV board its own IRQ?? Or at least the same one that my Firewire board is on. This is really starting to drive me crazy, so any help you can provide is MUCH welcomed!


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I recently started experiencing the Blue Screen of Death, when I click on links in google and yahoo search they are all redirected. I also get pop up tabs for random ads and virus scans... AND log showing SEVERAL missing system files which I believe may be just a false read due to a virus... I have tried and uninstalled NUMEROUS anti spyware/adware programs with no result... Still having issues.... I have a Hijack this log form a scan I just did... Please let me know what might be wrong please.

Logfile of HijackThis v1.99.1
Scan saved at 7:20:24 PM, on 4/13/2011
Platform: Unknown Windows (WinNT 6.01.3504)
MSIE: Internet Explorer v8.00 (8.00.7600.16722)

Running processes:
C:\Program Files (x86)\DAEMON Tools Lite\DTLite.exe
C:\Program Files (x86)\iTunes\iTunesHelper.exe
C:\Program Files (x86)\Mozilla Firefox\firefox.exe
C:\Program Files (x86)\YouTube Downloader\YouTubeDownloader.exe
C:\Program Files (x86)\HijackThis\HijackThis.exe

R0 - HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main,Start Page = http://www.yahoo.com
R1 - HKLM\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main,Default_Page_URL = http://www.yahoo.com
R1 - HKLM\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main,Default_Search_URL = http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=54896
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I saw another post with the same problem as I have, which is my computer will not start in normal or safe mode. I just get the BSOD and the error code STOP: 0x0000007B (0xB84C7524, 0xC0000034, 0x00000000, 0x00000000). I assume this is a virus of sorts, but I have been getting the BSOD periodically for a while now.

I have taken a few initiative steps to help speed up the diagnosis process and make your job a little easier...I hope.

What I did was follow the instructions of the other BSOD post and created a boot CD with PE Builder and scanned my hard drive with OTLPE from a flash drive.

I have the two files (OTL.txt and Extras.txt) that were produced from the scan and will post them if they are what you are wanting. If not, please let me know what you would like me to do.

Thanks in advance for any help you are able to give.

A:Blue Screen Of Death

Point #1: It is never wise...to take specific information given to and applied by one person...with malware...and try to use it as you attempt to correct your own malware situation. The variables are too many to enumerate and it is my opinion that it is dubious that your situation truly parallels that of the person for whom the advice was intended.

Point #2: All malware logs (DDS, OTL, HJT, CF) are not to be posted in any forum other than the BC Virus, Trojan, Spyware, and Malware Removal Logs - http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/forum22.html .

If you wish to post a malware log, please read and follow Steps 6-9 of the Preparation Guide, Before Using Malware Removal Tools and Requesting Help - http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/topic34773.html .

By doing the above, you will get the benefit of those who are trained and experienced in dealing with malware situations...while this is not possible here in the XP forum.


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So about 5 minutes after starting my computer I get the blue screen of death. I'm not sure what is causing it because I didn't download anything new recently. However, I have had a lot of problems with viruses, specifically Trojans that attach themselves to my System32 files but I thought I had taken care of them and I am not sure if they are the cause. I've been using CC cleaner and I was concerned that maybe I accidentally deleted a necessary registry file but I had back ups for it and when I reinstated them there was no change. I am also unable to restore my computer to an earlier point due to some missing file.
When I get the blue screen my computer reboots before I am able to read everything it says, but after the reboot an information box comes up with this.

Problem signature:
Problem Event Name: BlueScreen
OS Version: 6.1.7601.
Locale ID: 1033

Additional information about the problem:
BCCode: 1000008e
BCP1: C0000005
BCP2: 833E0487
BCP3: B56BF75C
BCP4: 00000000
OS Version: 6_1_7601
Service Pack: 1_0
Product: 768_1

Files that help describe the problem:

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I have a Zenith GT with 133mHz and 32 MB of RAM. My problem is that everyother day I get a physical memory dump when i boot up the machine. I have reformatted and reinstalled on numerous occassions. Does anyone have a tip or trick that will get rid of this problem?

A:Blue Screen of Death


It sounds to me like you have something wrong with some of the physical components to your machine. Most likely it's either your Hard Drive, or more likely, one of your memory chips.

Or, it could be a problem with one of your hardware drivers, that might not be Win2K compatible. Make sure that you are using the latest, uptodate Win2K driver for all your hardware.

Lastly, it may be one of the programs you have installed that loaded a driver that Win2K can not process. A program like that that springs to mind is CD Copier. On NT4, it worked great, and created multiple Virtual CD-ROM drives on my system. On Win2K, it made Win2K blue Screen every time I tried to boot up. Also, I think McAfee 4.03 for NT4 does not work on Win2K.

Here is my suggestion. Re-install (and when I say re-install, I mean format the HD so that there is nothing on it, and then reload the OS from a fresh beginning), and keep your system lean for a while (ie. do not load any major programs like Netscape, Office 97, etc). See if for a few days the blue screens go away. If they do, it is likely to be a program's fault. Then start to load programs slowly. Once you load a program and the blue screens return, then that is the culprit.

If the Blue Screens are still present even if there are no programs loaded, start uninstalling some of your hardware drivers. IE, use the standard VGA drivers, not your normal screen drivers, disable your sound card, etc.

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