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My Comp Keeps Crashing!!! Right when it starts up!!!

Q: My Comp Keeps Crashing!!! Right when it starts up!!!

Please help, my computer crashes randomly, when i say freezing, i mean the screen turns blue and it makes the computer restart, where i have the option of starting windows normally or in safe mode or save mode with networking. I chose safe mode with networking and things have been working ok like this, Its not when i open any specific program, it can happen as soon as my computer starts up or after my comp been working for a while. Also, since this started happening, my internet expolorer doesnt work anymore, it will usually say that internet exploror has stopped working and windows is checking for a solution,which it never finds, and it shuts it down. i have to use google chrome to get on the internet. I dont know anything about computers, i tried to restore it to an earlier date but it wont let me do that and everytime i turn on my computer the normal way (im in safe mode now) an error sign from norton comes up saying 5013,3 is wrong with it and how to fix it, but that didnt work either. Someone please help me, i have no idea how to fix this and this seems like a good website filled with people who know what they are doing. Oh, so everyone knows, i am computer illiterate. Thank you sooo much!!! Amandabanana

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Preferred Solution: My Comp Keeps Crashing!!! Right when it starts up!!!

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A: My Comp Keeps Crashing!!! Right when it starts up!!!

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Yeah, this is my second computer build. For some reason, the computer won't start up a BIOS or boot menu. I'm 99% sure that the parts are securely fastened. I'm also 100% sure they're fastened correctly. The computer starts up, the fans run, mobo's LED light turns on, HD runs floppy works, cd-rom works, but all I see is a black screen. The keyboard LED's dont turn on (they always flicker or turn on or something when a computer starts up with it). I'm not completely sure if it's the motherboard that's messed up or something, or if I have something incompatible.

Simon's Rig as is:

Intel Pentium 4 531 Prescott 800MHz
Western Digital Caviar SE WD400JD 40GB 7200 RPM 8MB Cache Serial ATA150
ASUS P5S800-VM Socket T (LGA 775) SIS 661FX Micro ATX
Kingston ValueRAM 512MB 184-Pin DDR SDRAM Unbuffered

ati radeon 9600xt *it works, its my old one
Newegg Links for Parts:

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.asp?Item=N82E16813131521

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.asp?Item=20-141-424&DEPA=1

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.asp?Item=N82E16819116230

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.asp?Item=N82E16822144173

Newegg links should give you product info, lol. Save yourself time.

I'm not sure what the heck is going on with my comp, but it's just a black screen when everything's plugged in together and turned on.

I need help on this matter before I go absolutely insane.
 

A:new comp: starts, but nothing shows up

my guess is its 3 possible things not working (that is if evrything is hooked up correctly) either

1. Motherboard isnt working
2. Ram isnt working
3. Harddrive isnt working

I checked all the parts and they seem compatible. Im guessing that its the motherboard that isnt working. It happened to me also, the led was on on the mobo, but nothing on the screen. My advice is call the company (asus) and tell them whats going on, they will probablly ask you to send yours in, then they will send it back. if you look on newegg, it says its only covered by the manufacture (again thats asus).

To save you some time heres the asus info you need to call:
ASUS: Website: http://usa.asus.com/
Support Phone Number: 502-995-0883
 

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OK,

Yesterday I decided to take my power supply and heatsink fan out for a cleaning, becuz it was soundin pretty bad. I put everything back together and started it up. literally 2min after i started it ( and it's beginning to start windows ) the comp shuts down without warning... the weird thing is, the comp shuts down (all fans, motherboard, monitor, cd roms, harddrives, everything ) but the blue led power light stays on... i'll hit the switch at the back and it takes maybe 30 sec for the light to turn off... i'm soooo confused... like i cleaned the fans like i normally do... didn't do anything different...

i'm just trying to find out what might be wrong with it... i know there's the chances of it jus being the thermal compound, or the power supply. any other ideas?

how much does that thermal compound run for anyways?

gawd this is so confusing and frustrating, i'm stuck with my lil sis's comp. 256 ram, YUCK...

Help PLZZZZZ

Murda,
 

A:Comp Shuts Down 1 - 5 min After It Starts

Welcome to Techspot!!

So you didnt clean an reapply thermal paste? If not I think this is causing your problem. You're asking how much thermal paste cost? Or how long it will last?
 

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my computer starts up normally but when i log in to any account it takes longer than usual to get to the desktop then all i see is the wall paper thats it, no icons or taskbar. i got on internet by using the New Task (Run) option on the Task Manager which is the only thing i can get to from the blank screen i have (as far as i know) it seems all my programs run fine just my Desktop is messed up. i am using

XP Professional SP2

Any imput would be great

~Wuzzin~
 

A:Comp starts wierd

Im moving this to the XP OS Forum seems to be a better place, sorry for the mispost.
 

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I need help. I deleted some programs that where slowing up my computer yesturday undersafe mode. I opened my computer reguarly and everything was working fine. This morning I went to turn it on and it works perfectly but it looks like its in safemode. All the Icons are big, and its not only on desktop its for everything the whole computer looks like safe mode. Except I can sign on and everything so its not in safe mode. Could you please help me if you know what is causing this. Thank you!!!

Jennifer
 

A:when comp starts it looks like its in safemode

Sounds like your display settings have been changed. Try right-clicking on your desktop, select properties then the settings tab from the dialog box and change them to something you prefer.
 

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my computer starts up normally but when i log in to any account it takes longer than usual to get to the desktop then all i see is the wall paper thats it, no icons or taskbar. i got on internet by using the New Task (Run) option on the Task Manager which is the only thing i can get to from the blank screen i have (as far as i know) it seems all my programs run fine just my Desktop is messed up. i am using

XP Professional SP2

Any imput would be great

~Wuzzin~
 

A:Comp starts wierd

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Hello everyone, I would greatly appreciate your help. My uncle needed help reformatting a computer, 1.25ghz amd 256mb geforcefx5200 wd80gig hd 256mb ram. The operating system that was all wacked due to virus/ads needed to be reformatted.

I have been using windows xp for quite some time now and have reformatted many times (note I have never gone from windows 98 to xp though). I did my normal routine, put in the windows xp cd into the drive and rebooted, holding del to enter the mobo bios. I set the boot devices to cdrom first, hd 2nd, floppy 3rd and saved and exited the bios. The computer restarted and began the reformatting process. I deleted the partitions and created two new partitions with the first set to 38000 and the second, the rest of the available space. As I went to install windows xp on the c:, only the format with ntfs or ntfs quick were the options (I use ntfs on my computer). The computer was originally set on fat32. I chose ntfs (not quick method) and the computer began doing its normal thing. It finished reformatting c: and copying the files to the hd. The computer rebooted after this process and I went back to the bios to change the boot to hdd-0, cdrom, and floppy. The computer restarted again and started to load windows. It entered the configuration area for windows xp and went for about a minute into the process. Suddenly, the computer shuts off for no reason?

I then try to turn on the computer again and let the process go again, only to find that the a... Read more

A:Help, comp starts but soon shuts off

Please do not start multiple threads for the same problem.

http://forums.techguy.org/showthread.php?t=264552
 

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in a past problem, part of the remedy was to change the startup sequence. now everytime i restart my computer i get a c prompt and must type "win" in order to bring up the desktop. i did this by changing a "0" to a "1" or vice versa. what i cannot remember is where i did this, i will assume in setup, knowing how dangerous assumptions are. any help will be appreciated.
 

A:comp always starts with c prompt

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Hello everyone, I would greatly appreciate your help. My uncle needed help reformatting a computer, 1.25ghz amd 256mb geforcefx5200 wd80gig hd 256mb ram. The operating system that was all wacked due to virus/ads needed to be reformatted.

I have been using windows xp for quite some time now and have reformatted many times (note I have never gone from windows 98 to xp though). I did my normal routine, put in the windows xp cd into the drive and rebooted, holding del to enter the mobo bios. I set the boot devices to cdrom first, hd 2nd, floppy 3rd and saved and exited the bios. The computer restarted and began the reformatting process. I deleted the partitions and created two new partitions with the first set to 38000 and the second, the rest of the available space. As I went to install windows xp on the c:, only the format with ntfs or ntfs quick were the options (I use ntfs on my computer). The computer was originally set on fat32. I chose ntfs (not quick method) and the computer began doing its normal thing. It finished reformatting c: and copying the files to the hd. The computer rebooted after this process and I went back to the bios to change the boot to hdd-0, cdrom, and floppy. The computer restarted again and started to load windows. It entered the configuration area for windows xp and went for about a minute into the process. Suddenly, the computer shuts off for no reason?

I then try to turn on the computer again and let the process go again, only to find that the a... Read more

A:help, comp starts but soon shuts off

First of all, you need to go back into the CMOS settings (what you call the BIOS) and RE-CHECK everything. Make only ONE CHANGE at a time, and document EVERYTHING you do! Then save the settings, and exit the CMOS. Reboot the system and see what happens. Does the computer make any MORE progress or not? Did you make things WORSE or BETTER? This will be a trial-and-error process until you can determine whether or not this is a hardware problem, an OS problem, or something else entirely.

If I had to GUESS, I think you're going to have to let the CMOS re-detect the IDE drive(s). From what you've posted, I think you've made a CHANGE to the SIZE of the C: partition, and the CMOS doesn't know about it yet.

PLEASE remember to post whatever you do to correct this, and if this has been any help to you at all. Without knowing which motherboard you're using, I can only SWAG this answer.

Good luck - HTH

- slingshotter
 

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hi there gurus of technology...:-)

i have a really weird thing going on. Each evening i close down my computer, go to work and in the evening when i come back, the comp is running! It turns on by itself as I live alone there could be noone else turning it on. Is this a new virus?

Besides this, already for a long time when I open My computer and get the windows folder view, if i do anything inside this windows view I get an error message and the whole screen reboots. I have to select folder view and then I can browse through my folders without error messages. The third thing is that I have this message constantly popping up from internet security and i can only turn it off when I select symswc.exe and in the windows task manager and end that process.

PLS i need help as I'm afraid something is pretty wrong with my comp!!!!

here's a HIJACK LOG:
Logfile of HijackThis v1.99.1
Scan saved at 18:12:22, on 5-9-2008
Platform: Windows XP SP2 (WinNT 5.01.2600)
MSIE: Internet Explorer v7.00 (7.00.6000.16705)

Running processes:
C:\WINDOWS\System32\smss.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\winlogon.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\services.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\lsass.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\Ati2evxx.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\svchost.exe
C:\WINDOWS\System32\svchost.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\Ati2evxx.exe
C:\WINDOWS\Explorer.EXE
C:\Program Files\Common Files\Symantec Shared\ccSetMgr.exe
C:\Program Files\Common Files\Symantec Shared\ccEvtMgr.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\spoolsv.exe
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A:Weird: comp starts up by itself!! HELP!!

no replies??? Help plz! How about the hijack log?

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I get these 2 messages every time I start up. Here is an attached picture of them. Please help me get rid of them if you can. Thanks a lot.
 

A:Error Messages When My Comp Starts Up.

The first one is related to Norton Internet Security Suite.

The second one sounds like malware. You're probably infected.

Click here to download Hijack This: http://thespykiller.co.uk/files/hijackthis_sfx.exe

Let it extract to C:\Program Files

Close out any open browsers
Launch the program
Hit "do a system scan only"
When that finishes, hit "save log"
The log will open in Notepad
Copy & paste that log into this thread

Do not fix anything yet
 

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Hi,

My laptop comp always froze everytime the cpu cooling fan starts making noises. I think the problem is related to an program/appliocation or server that catched a virus through it. I had the laptop fixed once from the shop and the problem still exist with continuing usage of the same applications/programs. Can somebody help me check and get rid of the virus or at least prevent the comp from freezing again?

thanks!

Eve
 

A:Comp screen froze after cpu cooling fan starts...

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It more annoying than a problem.

Im running my acer aspire x3200 through a sony HD TV with a HDMI cable.

now when ever I update my realtek it disables the HDMI cable and assumes im using speakers so i had to disable the realtek high def audio speakers setting (as it wasnt plugged in)

now when ever I turn on the comp it thinks no audio is plugged in so I have to always click on the device advanced settings within realtek manager and make it search for it. of course it picks it up but its annoying now.

any suggestions on how to set it once and for all on my HDMI cable?
 

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Hi and Thanks in advance,
 
Posted before but only two  answered by agreeing with each other that people probably should not run two A/V programs at the same time. Which would have been welcomed news if I had not already stated that that wasn't my problem.   Hopefully I can get a more experienced Tech member on here who actually wants to help as well as having the know how to do so. I know from long ago they are here ;)
 
Issue
Computer was acting funny, McAfee found a Artemis!4890a45350f7 trojan
Computer still acted funny after quarantine. At a later point  I restored it to a previous date
Then Mcafee real time protection no longer worked
Firefox then wouldn't start(XPCOM unable to Upload)
Started in safe mode and was able to install/update Firefox
Mcafee still showed same problem
Deleted Mcafee(deleted from control panel and used Mcafee removal tool so there would be no conflict with new A/V)
Avast would not work(deleted)
Avira would not download
Kaspersky would not finish download
Have tried to get out of Safe Mode several times, does not allow me to do the restore to previous working condition point either.
 
Hopefully some old XP pro can help me(Believe me I want a new computer ;)

A:comp only starts in safe mode after AV stopped working

Am I Infected topic about the same issue http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/614797/xp-virus-protection-not-working-possible-artemis/
 
Please do not start multiple topics about the same issue. Doing so is confusing for you, those helping you and can delay/hinder the help process.
 
Help with this problem will be given in the other topic.
 
To avoid confusion, this one is closed.

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Hi and Thanks in advance,
 
Posted before but only two  answered by agreeing with each other that people probably should not run two A/V programs at the same time. Which would have been welcomed news if I had not already stated that that wasn't my problem.   Hopefully I can get a more experienced Tech member on here who actually wants to help as well as having the know how to do so. I know from long ago they are here ;)
 
Issue
Computer was acting funny, McAfee found a Artemis!4890a45350f7 trojan
Computer still acted funny after quarantine. At a later point  I restored it to a previous date
Then Mcafee real time protection no longer worked
Firefox then wouldn't start(XPCOM unable to Upload)
Started in safe mode and was able to install/update Firefox
Mcafee still showed same problem
Deleted Mcafee(deleted from control panel and used Mcafee removal tool so there would be no conflict with new A/V)
Avast would not work(deleted)
Avira would not download
Kaspersky would not finish download
Have tried to get out of Safe Mode several times, does not allow me to do the restore to previous working condition point either.
 
Hopefully some old XP pro can help me(Believe me I want a new computer ;)

A:comp only starts in safe mode after AV stopped working

Am I Infected topic about the same issue http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/614797/xp-virus-protection-not-working-possible-artemis/
 
Please do not start multiple topics about the same issue. Doing so is confusing for you, those helping you and can delay/hinder the help process.
 
Help with this problem will be given in the other topic.
 
To avoid confusion, this one is closed.

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Comp starts then reboots before even loading BIOS. Happens every time.

I have already tried replacing components such as PSU, graphics card, RAM and heatsink

My specs are:

GIGABYTE MB GA-P35-DS3L
INTEL Core 2 Quad @ 2.4
Mushkin 2x1G PC26400
XFX 8600GT

Please help, thnx
 

A:Comp starts then reboots systematically before even loading BIOS

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i am having a host of bad behaviour in my computer and have been trying in vain to catch the culprit... so, here i am.my m/c:Operating System - Windows XP Home Edition Service Pack 2 (build 2600) - i have the original xpSP2 CD, but i think it is an OEM version(found from the product ID in registry)2.67 gigahertz Intel Pentium 416 kilobyte primary memory cache1024 kilobyte secondary memory cache80gb hdd(NTFS), 512mbRAMthe problem started when i realised i couldn't get Sys info - WMI software cannot be accessed.so i started searching for WMI problem troubleshooting.in the meantime, i also found that .NET3.5SP3 was not being installed.i looked for solution, and found that i had to uninstall all .NET framework versions and then reinstall.i did that using add/remove first, and then started to run the .NET cleanup tool (of aaron stedtner?)(before that i had run a spyware-malware removal routine as per majorgeeks - found nothing in superanti, mbam, panda and mgtools - though i didnot get the chance to submit results i had also run Rootrepeal)the cleanup tool got stuck on one registry key. i waited an hour and then shutoff the machine. i tried it second time, and left it overnight.when i came back in the morning, it was still stuck and hogging all the 100% cpu.once again i force stopped it.and when i tried to start up, it didnot. it would come till the windows loading page, and then restart.after some trials, i was able to reach the logon pageas typed my PW, in a few moments i go... Read more

A:comp starts but not fully functional - multiple issues

After reading all of the above, if I were you, I'd back up my data and go for clean install. Much less headache, than what you've been going through.

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Hi all, I'm experiencing a strange problem with my new P50: pressing f8 crashes the laptop, after which it doesn't boot up again; I have to remove the power cable and reinsert it. But this only lets me load windows for about five seconds, after which the same happens again. Startup repair does nothing to help; trying to restore windows to a previous point ends up in a failure; only thing that has helped is complete reset of Windows. But I'd like to find out if there's anything else I can do after pressing f8 again (previously, I didn't realize it was caused by f8, but thought it was the software I was using at the time). I'm running my laptop without a battery, because batteries can't be sent by mail; it was sent to me from abroad. Could this be a factor, or is the model supposed to work fine without a battery? Thanks for any help!

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Hi all,
I have a problem with my sister's computer, which used to be mine like 5 years ago.
DualCore Intel Pentium E2140, 1600 MHz, Gigabyte P4M900. 2,5 GB ram DDR2.
I had screen resolution problems with a new monitor last year and a BIOS update fixed it right way, so it's updated.

Fresh install of Win7 Ultimate x64, 4 days ago.
As soon as I open IE 10 it crashes right away, no matter if the home page is set up or it's blank. And it will reopen and crash again in an endless loop until I close it.
I read somewhere that it might be a problem with memory, and I kinda suspected that because I had some BSODs back then with WinXP. I ran Memtest86+ for 16 hours, 14 passes, and no errors were found.
I even tried using just one of the memory modules (one is 2gb and other 512mb), and swapping the slots. Same error.

I'm guessing some hardware issue or driver conflict? I really don't know.
This is the same exact system I installed in my mom's PC 2 weeks ago and also mine like a year ago and we have the same apps and it's alright.
My sister's PC barely has apps installed, just avast! antivirus, MS Office 2010, Adobe Reader and Java; nothing else.

This is the event log:
Problem signature:
Problem event name: APPCRASH
Application name: IEXPLORE.EXE
Application version: 10.0.9200.16537
Application timestamp: 512347f7
Fault module name: KERNELBASE.dll
Fault module version: 6.1.7601.18015
Fault module timestamp: 50b83c8a
Exception code: c0000002
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A:IE 10 crashing as soon as it starts

Can't help much without the dump(s). This should be posted in the BSOD thread.

The error code 0x2 (DEVICE_QUEUE_NOT_BUSY) is usually associated with incompatible hardware or drivers. It will sometimes show up when users install outdated drivers to support old hardware or try to use new drivers for old hardware. Was there any new hardware installed?

Also, Un-install Java unless there's a need for it. And it doesn't appear that the PC needs it with the noted software. Java is full of malware holes. You might have her update the AV and run a full scan too.

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Can anyone help me figure out what is causing this?

I'm using Windows XP, Intel, 512MB nvidia graphics card, over 1.5 gigs of RAM
 

A:Solved: Comp restarts everytime a video starts to play

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Hello,

After I start Windows 7, some programmes (e.g. Kaspersky, MS One Drive and BBC iplayer download) crash. Kaspersky and MS One Drive crash as they start. The BBC IPlayer download works but when I try to enlarge the screen, a message comes up saying 'BBC iPlayer Downloads.exe has stopped working' and the programme closes itself.

Just to briefly explain the background to this problem, after my Windows 7 auto update last week, my AMD Radeon 7400M display driver (14.100.0.0, version 17th April 2014) failed to work. So, I tried to upgrade the display driver. The problem started to deepen as I tried different things to rectify the problem. I ended up uninstalling the Flash Driver, and the problem did not go away, so I reinstalled it. To cut the long story short, I ended up going to the HP website and reinstalling the original switchable display driver (AMD 7470 and Intel (R) Graphics Family) the laptop came with.

I would really appreciate if someone could help me find the solution.

Thank you.

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Hello,

After I start Windows 7, some programmes (e.g. Kaspersky, MS One Drive and BBC iplayer download) crash. Kaspersky and MS One Drive crash as they start. The BBC IPlayer download works but when I try to enlarge the screen, a message comes up saying 'BBC iPlayer Downloads.exe has stopped working' and the programme closes itself.

Just to briefly explain the background to this problem, after my Windows 7 auto update last week, my AMD Radeon 7400M display driver (14.100.0.0, version 17th April 2014) failed to work. So, I tried to upgrade the display driver. The problem started to deepen as I tried different things to rectify the problem. I ended up uninstalling the Flash Driver, and the problem did not go away, so I reinstalled it. To cut the long story short, I ended up going to the HP website and reinstalling the original switchable display driver (AMD 7470 and Intel (R) Graphics Family) the laptop came with.

I would really appreciate if someone could help me find the solution.

Thank you.

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I don't know where to put this thread, so into this subforum I go.

My computer started crashing after I used Magic Disk to make 2 virtual drives. The computer loads to desktop just fine, but it crashes after the "Find New Hardware" part.

A:Computer starts crashing after Magic Disk used

Boot into safe mode and do a system restore back to before Magic Disk.

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Hi, recently (after a 'critical' update) turning my Laptop on on the startup screen before you enter your password the cursor spins and doesn't show the log in box, it then proceeds to flash continuously (blue and black, not bsod) while not letting me do anything.

I can start the machine up in Safe Mode, but it's now stopped connecting to the internet in safe mode with networking.

I'm running Windows 7 Home x64bit and I'm on a Dell Studio XPS.

I can't system restore and I don't know where my windows boot disk is. (Any idea where I can get another without having to shell out...?)

Cheers for the help.

A:Windows 7 crashing on start up! Only starts up in Safe Mode

We do need the DMP file as it contains the only record of the sequence of events leading up to the crash, what drivers were loaded, and what was responsible.
Please attach the DMP files to your next post not to post one.

If you are overclocking STOP

You may be able to get the DMP files without crashing by booting into safe mode (F8) with networking.

To enable us to assist you with your computer's BSOD symptoms, upload the contents of your "\Windows\Minidump" folder.

The procedure:





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* Copy the contents of \Windows\Minidump to another (temporary) location somewhere on your machine.
* Zip up the copy.
* Attach the ZIP archive to your post using the "paperclip" (file attachments) button.
*If the files are too large please upload them to a file sharing service like "Rapidshare" and put a link to them in your reply.


To ensure minidumps are enabled:





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* Go to Start, in the Search Box type: sysdm.cpl, press Enter.
* Under the Advanced tab, click on the Startup and Recovery Settings... button.
* Ensure that Automatically restart is unchecked.
* Under the Write Debugging Information header select Small memory dump (256 kB) in the dropdown box (the 256kb varies).
* Ensure that the Small Dump Directory is listed as %systemroot%\Minidump.
* OK your way out.
* Reboot if changes have been made.

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Hi guys,

For some reason my comp is crashing after about 2 minutes of being switched on. Very frustrating!! I have done a housecall scan which showed up a few things but would not delete one specific infection. I will try and get the name of it for you.

In the meantime I have a HJT log just in case there is anything on there. By the way, I did the log whilst in safe mode but will reboot and do another one for normal Windows.

Thanks in advance...

Logfile of HijackThis v1.99.1
Scan saved at 21:31:50, on 17/02/2006
Platform: Windows XP SP2 (WinNT 5.01.2600)
MSIE: Internet Explorer v6.00 SP2 (6.00.2900.2180)

Running processes:
C:\WINDOWS\System32\smss.exe
C:\WINDOWS\SYSTEM32\winlogon.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\services.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\lsass.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\svchost.exe
C:\WINDOWS\System32\svchost.exe
C:\WINDOWS\Explorer.EXE
C:\Program Files\Internet Explorer\iexplore.exe
C:\Documents and Settings\Paul\My Documents\Security\hijackthis.exe

R0 - HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main,Start Page = http://www.blueyonder.co.uk/blueyonder/index.jsp
R1 - HKLM\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main,Default_Page_URL = http://www.wanadoo.co.uk/
R0 - HKLM\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main,Start Page = http://www.blueyonder.co.uk/blueyonder/index.jsp
R0 - HKLM\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Search,CustomizeSearch =
R1 - HKLM\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\SearchURL,(Default) = http://search.qsrch.com/
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A:Comp Crashing...Please Help!!

Hi guys,

Just rebooted, so far comp hasn't crashed! The hjt log for normal windows is:

Logfile of HijackThis v1.99.1
Scan saved at 21:39:23, on 17/02/2006
Platform: Windows XP SP2 (WinNT 5.01.2600)
MSIE: Internet Explorer v6.00 SP2 (6.00.2900.2180)

Running processes:
C:\WINDOWS\System32\smss.exe
C:\WINDOWS\SYSTEM32\winlogon.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\services.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\lsass.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\svchost.exe
C:\WINDOWS\System32\svchost.exe
C:\Program Files\blueyonder\PCguard\fws.exe
C:\WINDOWS\Explorer.EXE
C:\WINDOWS\system32\spoolsv.exe
C:\WINDOWS\SOUNDMAN.EXE
C:\Program Files\Microsoft AntiSpyware\gcasServ.exe
C:\Program Files\blueyonder\PCguard\RPS.exe
C:\Program Files\Common Files\Real\Update_OB\realsched.exe
C:\Program Files\Microsoft AntiSpyware\gcasDtServ.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\nvsvc32.exe
C:\WINDOWS\System32\svchost.exe
C:\WINDOWS\VM_STI.EXE
C:\Program Files\MSN Messenger\MsnMsgr.Exe
C:\Program Files\Eraser\eraser.exe
C:\Program Files\Microsoft Office\Office\OSA.EXE
C:\Program Files\SpywareGuard\sgmain.exe
C:\Program Files\SpywareGuard\sgbhp.exe
C:\Program Files\blueyonder IST\bin\mpbtn.exe
C:\Program Files\Internet Explorer\iexplore.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\wuauclt.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\msiexec.exe
C:\Program Files\Common Files\Command Software\dvpapi.exe
C:\Documents and Settings\Paul\My Documents\Security\hijackthis.exe

R0 - HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main,Start Page = http://www.blueyonder.co.uk/blueyonder/index.jsp
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ok i recently just bought my new mobo and cpu, well everytime i run IE or try to play a game the program crashes. also when ever i install xp or such i get the OOBE error, so it does'nt let me activate it or anything. ive ran mem test and everything is good, ive tried win 98, 98se, xp home and pro and server 2k3 all does the same, i have also install redhat 9 and it crashes upon install. so i know its a hardware issue but i have took everything off except video card and i have replaced it twice, still same thing, i have update bios to the 2/17/2003 verision thats the latest i could find, if anyone else finds one newer it would be greatly appricated. any ideas??


chaintech 7aia5 mobo with via chipset
xp 1800+ cpu
nvidia geforce4 mx440 64mb pci
256 pc133, actaully i have 512 but not installed
40gig wd hd
soundblaster live sound card
 

A:comp keeps crashing HELP

Are you sure the Athlon XP processors are supported by your motherboard?
 

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Not sure where to post this but after playing World of Warcraft or too much multimedia playing, comp would crash. It would just freeze up.

It all started when I fooled around with Regedit and played around with the memory management and page pool size settings etc. I've set it back to what it was before but that didnt seem to have done anything.

Im thinking it had something to do with that or perhaps memory if not overheating.

How can I pinpoint my problem more?

Any scanners I can download etc?
 

A:Comp crashing! -Please Help!

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any help please keep getting following blue screen message

stop: 0x0000007A

(0xC0567C88),(0xC0000185),(0x19E26BEO),(0xACF910000)

and comes up with following

C:\Windows\Minidump\081610-20217-01.dmp

which I cant open
its sending me nuts!!!!
Thanx
 

A:Comp keeps crashing

How to find and post your Minidump Files:

My Computer > C Drive > Windows Folder > Minidump Folder > Minidump Files.

It is these files that we need (not the folder). Attach to your next post the five most recent dumps. Notice the Manage Attachments button at the bottom when you go to post the next time. You can Zip up to five files per Zip; if you only have one or two you don?t need to zip them, just attach as is. Please do us a favor and don?t Zip each one individually.
 

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I'm not even sure where to start. All of my programs keep freezing and I can't shut down my comp or the programs before a million windws pop up and and I can't contol them so I just unabled my wifi and turned it off. Now it takes 10 min + to start and all my stuff (fonts - settings)looks different and my internet loads but never goes anywhere buy my homescreen. Please help me if you can. I tried to run registry booster and got 800 errors and I didn't know if I should delete / fix that many b/c I don't know what they mean or do so I just closed it. Can anyone tell what I should do?
Thank you,
Melissa
 

A:Please help whole comp crashing

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Ok it all happen today when i was trying to play Guild Wars and surfing the internet at the same time when all of a sudden my comp just turns off. It never happen before. Then when i try turning on my comp again and logging in it shuts off again. I took a look inside my comp and everything seems to be fine. Also i checked my BIOS and nothing seem to be overheating. After i checked all that i try logging agian and everthing seems to be fine. I played cs source for awhile, watch some movies and played guild wars. Then i scanned my comp for any viruses and spyware and there was none. Then when i went to play gunbound it shutdown again after a min. So right now im going crazy! I dont know wats wrong. I built this comp myself and its been working fine till now. I had this comp for a year now.

My specs:
-SAPPHIRE ATLANTIS RADEON 9600XT 256MB DDR AGP 4X/8X
-OCZ Enhanced Latency 512MB 184-Pin DDR SDRAM DDR 400 (PC 3200) Unbuffered System Memory Mirrored Platinum Heatspreader Model
-DFI LANPARTY UT nF3 250Gb Socket 754 NVIDIA nForce3 250 ATX AMD Motherboard
-AMD Athlon 64 3200+ Newcastle 800MHz FSB Socket 754 Processor
-Western Digital Raptor WD740GD 74GB 10,000 RPM Serial ATA150 Hard Drive
-TruePower 380Watt ATX12V Power Supply

plz help
 

A:My comp keep crashing why?

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Hello, not sure if this is a hardware problem or a software problem. But my brother's computer is crashes spontaneously, usually when he either runs a game or is using internet explorer(tho one time he left his computer on and left the room and came back and it was off, then he got an error message and we had to use the recovery console to fix it). Anyways, it works now, thought highly doubt it will stop from crashing again unless I do something. What steps would I take to ensure that it won't do that?

He's got windows xp home and avg free virus protector, windows defender, and I have ran the defrager, disc cleanup, scan disk, and scanned with windows defender and the avg free. Is there any other measures I can take to maybe fix an internal system error that keeps crashing his computer? or do you think its his ram cards(running dual 1 gig sticks, so 2 gigs total) or processor that's doing this?

Any help would be great. Thankyou and sorry if I posted this in the wrong category.

A:Comp keeps crashing

We would have no way of diagnosing the problem unless we have the error codes.

Do you receive a blue screen when it crashes?

Navigate to C:/Windows/minidump. If there any files there - zip them up and upload to your post.

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can someone tell me whats wrong with it? here are the last 3 dump checks...

my comp keeps randomly crashing now....i dont know whats going on. i dont think there are any viruses or anything...

i just dont know whats going on...
 

A:my comp keeps crashing!

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my computer keeps crashing randomly. the OS is Windows xp sp3. i have been trying to fix it for a couple days now and nothings been working this is the error code i get when it restarts
bccode :1000007f bcp1 : 0000000D bcp2 : 00000000 bcp3 : 00000000 bcp4 : 00000000 OSVer : 5_1_2600 SP : 3_0 Product : 256_1

itll restart after it crashes by it self.

it says something about mini dump file..
C:\DOCUME~1\Tyler\LOCALS~1\Temp\WER287c.dir00\ mini dump.. i dont remember the rest. and the other ones the same but at the end it has sysdata.xml
everytime it crashes the WER.. part will change. please help thank you in advanced.

heres the exact files C:\DOCUME~1\Tyler\LOCALS~1\TEMP\WER2938.dir00\Mini101208-05.dmp
C:\DOCUME~1\Tyler\LOCALS~1\TEMP\WER2938.dir00\sysdata.xml
my computer just crashed so i was able to write them down.
 

A:Comp crashing

0x7F errors can be caused by a myriad of issues including both hardware and software but the problem is that finding out exactly what is the cause takes some work.

So please read this link http://www.techspot.com/vb/topic51365.html read and follow the directions.

Get back to us if these help or not.
 

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System:

Windows 7 Professional 64-Bit
8Gb Ballistix RAM @ 1333Mhz
Core-i5 3470 @ 3.2Ghz
Gigabyte H77M-D3H Motherboard rev 1.0
120Gb Samsung 840 SSD
500Gb Seagate HDD
450w XFX Pro Core PSU

last week I started having random crash issues (when turning on comp after leaving it in sleep), it seemed to have a long pause when turning on, i would get a message that boot failed from BIOS, I would reset and it would start up the 2nd time with "windows did not shutdown properly" message, I also had other issues appear so I re-installed windows about a week back...well.. went to turn on comp tonight and nothing was happening for a while, then eventually it started with the "Windows did not shutdown properly" message... I left the computer in a sleep state last night, she used it this afternoon, she said she went too shutdown but it reported I was logged in so she walked away from it, so it should sleep after 10 minutes...

...anyway, when it started the avast service was running and set to automatic in the services menu...I had this service set too manual in both her and my account with the tray icon set not too load either - basically I dont have it running but I have it installed so i can load it when I want with my ON/OFF scripts... the event viewer doesnt say anything other than shutdown at 4pm ish was unexpected... personally I think its shutdown illegally for some reason, but when booting immediately after one of these "crashes" it crashes again...th... Read more

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ok im not sure if this is a hardware or software problem.. but i thought id start here....

so my computer is running really slow, the internet nearly doesnt move, and then ramdomly my mouse will freeze and the computer restarts, it isnt a consistant amount of time before this happens sometimes the computer can be on for a few hours, other times 10 minutes. i havent even attempted to play any games with how it is running.

here is the hijackthis

Logfile of Trend Micro HijackThis v2.0.0 (BETA)
Scan saved at 7:54:14 PM, on 4/8/2007
Platform: Windows XP SP2 (WinNT 5.01.2600)
Boot mode: Normal

Running processes:
C:\WINDOWS\System32\smss.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\winlogon.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\services.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\lsass.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\Ati2evxx.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\svchost.exe
C:\WINDOWS\System32\svchost.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\Ati2evxx.exe
C:\WINDOWS\Explorer.EXE
C:\WINDOWS\system32\spoolsv.exe
C:\Program Files\Softwin\BitDefender10\bdmcon.exe
C:\Program Files\Softwin\BitDefender10\bdagent.exe
C:\Program Files\Valve\Steam\Steam.exe
C:\Program Files\Bonjour\mDNSResponder.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\svchost.exe
C:\Program Files\Common Files\Softwin\BitDefender Communicator\xcommsvr.exe
C:\Program Files\Common Files\Softwin\BitDefender Scan Server\bdss.exe
C:\Program Files\Common Files\Softwin\BitDefender Update Service\livesrv.exe
C:\Program Files\Softwin\BitDefender10\vsserv.exe
C:\Documents and Settings\Anwar Huneidi\Desktop\hijackthis\HiJackThis_v2.exe

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A:comp keeps crashing..

download gmer rootkit detector from http://gmer.net

unzip it & double click the gmer.exe file

select rootkit tab & press scan

when it has finished press copy & post back the log it makes

also select the autostarts tab & do the same there

then

Download catchme from
http://files.thespykiller.co.uk/catchme.exe to your desktop.

Double click the catchme.exe to run it and then press scan

when it finishes if there are any files listed in the window press zip to make a copy of any files to submit if we ask for it

the catchme.log should open automatically, if it doesn't then it will be on the desktop, copy the contents back here please
 

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Alright ive got all my drivers and what not all up to date...my fans spinning on my video card...and i have my side panel off to my comp with a box fan blowing into it just to see if its temp problems....but when i try to run certain games by comp crashes out of the game. Games are League of Legends and World of Warcraft. Now if i turn my computer off...it wont crash at all itll go back into being normal. Then in time it will crash again. Never a set time. But it always happens.
 

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I curently have XP Pro on my comp for the last couple of weeks when it crashes i get an error message that says: \WINDOWS\SYSTEM\32\CONFIG\SYSTEM file can not be found or is corrup. I will reinstall windows and it works for a day or so then crashes to the same error message.

Here is a copy of my Highjackit file. Hope someone can help is getting old re-installing windows.

Logfile of Trend Micro HijackThis v2.0.2
Scan saved at 9:11:09 PM, on 2/24/2008
Platform: Windows XP SP2 (WinNT 5.01.2600)
MSIE: Internet Explorer v6.00 SP2 (6.00.2900.2180)
Boot mode: Normal

Running processes:
C:\WINDOWS\System32\smss.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\winlogon.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\services.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\lsass.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\ibmpmsvc.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\svchost.exe
C:\WINDOWS\System32\svchost.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\spoolsv.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\Ati2evxx.exe
C:\WINDOWS\Explorer.EXE
C:\WINDOWS\system32\wscntfy.exe
C:\WINDOWS\AGRSMMSG.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\wuauclt.exe
C:\Program Files\Internet Explorer\IEXPLORE.EXE
C:\Program Files\Ventrilo\Ventrilo.exe
C:\Program Files\Internet Explorer\IEXPLORE.EXE
C:\Program Files\Internet Explorer\iexplore.exe
C:\Documents and Settings\Perry.HOME-8EE2B83753\Local Settings\Temporary Internet Files\Content.IE5\UFIPE5I9\HiJackThis[1].exe

O4 - HKLM\..\Run: [ATIModeChange] Ati2mdxx.exe
O4 - HKLM\..\Run: [AGRSMMSG] AGRSMMSG.exe
O9 - Extra button: Messenger - {FB5F1910-F110-11d2-BB9E-00C04F795683} - C:\Program Files\Messenger\msmsgs.exe
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A:My Comp keeps crashing

Here are afew links that might help:

Microsoft Support
Help2Go
DevHood
 

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recently (like within the past few days) my comp has been crashing constantly, not with the usual stuttering followed by the blue screen of death, but just straight up shutting down suddenly, the computer itself turns off, then reboots itself a few seconds later

my computer had been crashing a lot the "normal" way awhile back, but i was pretty sure it was due to a rootkit virus, and i was able to fix that, it hadn't crashed in months, and now this started

I'm posting this from my brothers laptop because my comp crashes so often that i wouldn't have time to post this from my computer

i am desperate for help and i don't really know what to do or where to go, please let me know if you need any more information and i'll do my best to provide it

A:Comp crashing constantly, never seen this before

Lets see if there are any recent dump files> Follow the instructions here> http://www.techsupportforum.com/foru...ta-452654.html
Lets see if the BSOD dump file(s) can tell us whats going on.

Then lets have a look at the temps and voltages >
D/L and run Hardware Monitor do something intense like a virus scan or gaming for a bit, Alt+Tab back to HWM expand all the trees and use the Win7 snipping tool to grab a screen shot of the HWM window, post the screen shot using the paperclip button in the advanced message box(Go Advanced button).

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my computer freezes and i when it does i always get these 4 errors..

The SVKP service failed to start due to the following error:
The system cannot find the file specified.
The REGSpy service failed to start due to the following error:
The system cannot find the file specified.
The FILESpy service failed to start due to the following error:
The system cannot find the file specified.
The Apache2 service failed to start due to the following error:
The system cannot find the path specified.

need help..

A:Errors crashing comp!

run the system file checker = put in your windows disk

go to the run box on the start menu and type in:

sfc /scannow ( sfc if not recognized ) [ space between c and / ]

hit enter

what antivirus programs do you have installed?

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When I start up Counter Strike: Source, It sometimes makes my monitor screen go black other than a light blue box with a white border, which says "No Signal Input Check Video Cable". I did the obvious thing, checked my video cable, nothing changed, same thing happened. My friend fooled around with it, fixed it . 2 Months later (now) the same thing happened , i checked the video cable, nothing, i asked my friend again, nothing. This doesn't always go to a black screen at the main menu, but when playing the game . Is this due to my video card? Or something else? Should i re-install the drivers? My video card is a Nvidia 9500 GT (got it for christmas in 08)
When the screen goes black, the sound still is there, although it repeats the sound my computer does not turn off either.

Thanks for the help
 

A:Problems With CS:S Crashing Comp

my geforce 9600 gt does that.

Solution is to put the game in low setting when it comes to graphics. Fixes my problem. I think the card most be working too hard causing it too overheat.
 

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my computer has been crashing and rebooting on its own. It seems to crash everytime on a spybot search and destroy check, and also when playing world of warcraft. Any help would be appreciated very much.

here is my log:
Logfile of HijackThis v1.99.1
Scan saved at 6:43:14 PM, on 7/9/2006
Platform: Windows XP SP2 (WinNT 5.01.2600)
MSIE: Internet Explorer v6.00 SP2 (6.00.2900.2180)

Running processes:
G:\WINDOWS\System32\smss.exe
G:\WINDOWS\system32\winlogon.exe
G:\WINDOWS\system32\services.exe
G:\WINDOWS\system32\lsass.exe
G:\WINDOWS\system32\svchost.exe
G:\WINDOWS\System32\svchost.exe
G:\WINDOWS\system32\spoolsv.exe
G:\WINDOWS\System32\nvsvc32.exe
G:\WINDOWS\Explorer.EXE
G:\WINDOWS\system32\wscntfy.exe
G:\WINDOWS\system32\wuauclt.exe
G:\Program Files\Internet Explorer\iexplore.exe
C:\hijackthis\HijackThis.exe

R0 - HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main,Start Page = http://www.techsupportforum.com/
O4 - HKLM\..\Run: [NvCplDaemon] RUNDLL32.EXE G:\WINDOWS\system32\NvCpl.dll,NvStartup
O9 - Extra button: Messenger - {FB5F1910-F110-11d2-BB9E-00C04F795683} - G:\Program Files\Messenger\msmsgs.exe
O9 - Extra 'Tools' menuitem: Windows Messenger - {FB5F1910-F110-11d2-BB9E-00C04F795683} - G:\Program Files\Messenger\msmsgs.exe
O16 - DPF: {04E214E5-63AF-4236-83C6-A7ADCBF9BD02} (HouseCall Control) - http://housecall60.trendmicro.com/housecall/xscan60.cab
O16 - DPF: {0EB0E74A-2A76-4AB3-A7FB-9BD8C29F7F75} (CKAVWebScan Object) - http://www.kaspersky.com/dow... Read more

A:comp crashing too much--hjt log inside

Your log looks incomplete. If you have entries disabled via msconfig, kindly re-enable them before posting a fresh log.

But before you post your log, please read through the sticky first.

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My friend says her computer is running really slowly. Here is an HJT log. She has a gig of ram so it seems like it shouldn't be running badly. I ran Ccleaner, spybot, deleted temp files, prefetch, did some basic cleaning up. But HJT is getting error messages, so i figured I'd post this first.

I got this error and another one when I ran the HJT. The other one I popped up twice but got replaced on the clipboard by this one it seems. After I ran it a second time the error did not pop up.
_______________________________________________
An unexpected error has occurred at procedure: modMain_CheckOther1Item()
Error #5 - Invalid procedure call or argument

Please email me at [email protected], reporting the following:
* What you were trying to fix when the error occurred, if applicable
* How you can reproduce the error
* A complete HijackThis scan log, if possible

Windows version: Windows NT 5.01.2600
MSIE version: 6.0.2900.2180
HijackThis version: 1.99.1

This message has been copied to your clipboard.
Click OK to continue the rest of the scan.
I got this error and another one when I ran the HJT. The other one I popped up twice but got replaced on the clipboard by this one it seems.






Running processes:
C:\WINDOWS\System32\smss.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\winlogon.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\services.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\lsass.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\Ati2evxx.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\svchost.exe
C:\WINDOWS\System32\svchost.exe
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A:comp going slow, crashing sometimes, here's a log

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Hi everyone,
Having a problem with my sons comp. constantly crashing when doing even the simplest of things like opening spybot or signing in to check his mail on yahoo. He has an athlon xp2800+ on an asus a7n8x-e deluxe mobo with 1gb.kingston pc3200 ram, i have checked cpu temp.in bios immediately after it goes down and it always reads in the 46c to 48c range, i took note of the error message recieved and it is as follows-

bccode:100000d1 bcp1:2edfcd17 bcp2:000000f bcp3:00000000
bcp4:2edfcd17 osver:5_1_2600 sp2_0 product 768_1

c:\documents 1\andy\locals 1\temp\wer771b\mini 112605_01.dmp

c:\documents 1\andy\locals 1\temp\wer771b.dir00\sysdata.xml

if anyone can decipher this and give me an idea what the problem coulb be i would really appreciate it.

thanks gmanwill.
 

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Hello,
I've just signed up to this forum and would really want some help regarding my computer which keeps crashing, i'm an intermediate comp user but i don't know much about troubleshooting errors.
I found another post somewhere in this forum where some guy seemed to be having a similar error, and had been asked for some infos so i just wrote down what it said on the blue crash screen.

After a bit of stuff saying what u should do if this is the first time u've seen this screen there's some technical info as follows - *** STOP: 0x000000D1 (0x32354632, 0x00000002, 0x00000000, 0x32354632).

Just below that there is a counter which is changing according to the percentage of physical which has so far been dumped onto the disk.

I'm pretty sure that i need to show a little bit more info that just this, but i don't know what is needed, plz don't mind to ask for any more infos to do with this problem.

Sorry about not being able to have any info on when it started to happen or after what change it started to happen, i just install and update software and drivers on my comp quite often, usually when there is a newer version.
But if i remember correctly i think it started to happen after i updated a few drivers.

If i need to display my comps stats i wouldn't mind doing so, just i cbs unless it's really needed.

Thx.
 

A:Comp keeps crashing - DRIVER_IRQL_NOT_LESS_OR_EQUAL

Hello and welcome to Techspot.

Go HERE and follow the instructions.

If that doesn`t help. Zip 5 or 6 of your latest minidumps together, and attach them here.

Regards Howard :wave: :wave:
 

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My comp keeps crashing and I keep getting the same upgrade bios error. I never upgraded my cpu and I bought my computer just like this from the company. It saying that the cpu and bios might not match because I must have done an upgrade which I never did.

So can anyone help me upgrade my bios? I dont want to pay for it, and I already went to my mobos manufacturer's website and for bios upgrades they refer you to some site that charges you.

Here is the error I keep getting when my comp crashes

http://img152.imageshack.us/img152/2782/erroron5.png
http://img152.imageshack.us/img152/6874/98414364lh3.png
http://img147.imageshack.us/img147/8884/93565819dq2.png
http://img487.imageshack.us/img487/73/68712822ah1.png

A:Comp keeps crashing, same error

run memtest on the ram 1 stick at a time
http://www.memtest86.com/

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I have an older Dell comp that is running Windows XP version 5.1.2600. It seems to be crashing randomly. I have been combing over the event logs and can't really pin point what is happening. I have received 2 different sets of error codes. Is there a site where I can find out what these numbers refer to? I am pretty decent at trouble shooting but other than thinking the power supply might be going I am stuck. I would appreciate any advice. Thanks!

Error code 1:

BCCODE: 1000007e
BCP1: C0000005
BCP2: F7B77343
BCP3:F78CEB38
BCP4: F78CE834
OSVer:5_1_2600
SP:3_0
Product: 256_1

Error code 2

BCCODE: 10000050
BCP!: FFFBFFF8
BCP2: 00000000
BCP3: 80551211
BCP4: 00000000
OSVer: 5_1_2600
 

A:My comp is randomly crashing

Go here and post the results of the memory and hard drive tests:
http://www.techspot.com/vb/topic51365.html

Learn how to attach any minidumps you find. You may have to zip them to attach them properly. Also, make sure that the insides are clean and that all fans are free from dust and spinning normally
 

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