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Constant Random BSODs on a 5 days old system

Q: Constant Random BSODs on a 5 days old system

Dear SF Users

First of all I hope that this is in the right place and that you can help me.

I recently(4 days ago) build a new PC, consisting of the following pars:
CPU: AMD Processors for Desktops: AMD Phenom?, AMD Athlon? FX, AMD Athlon? X2 Dual-Core, AMD Athlon?, and AMD Sempron? Processor
MOBO: GA-770TA-UD3 (rev. 1.0) - GIGABYTE
MOBO COOLER: Hyper 212 Plus - Cooler Master
GPU: Product section
PSU: Real Power M520 - Cooler Master
RAM: GeIL GV34GB1333C9DC prijzen | Core | Tweakers.net Pricewatch
Case: CM 690 II Advanced - Cooler Master
OS: Windows 7 Home Premium 64Bit OEM

The first problem encountered was that my mobo had bios version F2 which did not support my CPU. So when I found out after 6 hours I updated the BIOS to F3, and it worked.
I installed windows 7 and the drivers on cd from my mobo and GPU. And updated them all.

Havning encountered a few crashes here and there(bsods) during various installations and during the prosess of copying files I was supprised, but not worried.

When I started to play(Starcraft 2, which was set on Ultra) It worked fine, the first time. After that I kept encountering BSODs. So after reading a lot and using WinDBG I tried to deinstall my ATI drivers.
Which seemed to work. But then again I started to encounter "other" BSODs, during more random stuff, listing to music, trying to open a file, playing AC2.

So I decided to ask, beg you guys for help.

I attached the requested files and a zip with the error messages and dmp files after several (different) crashes.

Thanks!!!!

Titus

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Preferred Solution: Constant Random BSODs on a 5 days old system

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

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

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

A: Constant Random BSODs on a 5 days old system

Sorry, but I dont speak/read German...

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? OS - Windows 10, 8.1, 8, 7 or Vista? --- Windows 7
? x86 (32-bit) or x64 ? --- x64
? What was the original installed OS on the system? --- Windows 7
? Is the OS an OEM version (came pre-installed on system) or full retail version (YOU purchased it from retailer)? --- OEM
? Approximate age of system (hardware) --- 9 years
? Approximate age of OS installation (if you know) -- 6-9 years
? Have you re-installed the OS? --- No

? CPU --- Intel i5 4670k
? Video Card -- AMD R9 270X
? MotherBoard (if NOT a laptop) --- Gigabyte H81M
? Power Supply - brand & wattage (if NOT a laptop) Seasonic gold 650w

? System Manufacturer ?
? Exact model number (if laptop, check label on bottom) ?

Laptop or Desktop? Desktop



I've been having completely random BSODs lately. the ones from yesterday were all bbcode 50, but the ones from today are 3 different ones. ill include minidump files as well

hope someone can help. thanks in advance.

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? OS - Windows 10, 8.1, 8, 7 or Vista? --- Windows 7
? x86 (32-bit) or x64 ? --- x64
? What was the original installed OS on the system? --- Windows 7
? Is the OS an OEM version (came pre-installed on system) or full retail version (YOU purchased it from retailer)? --- OEM
? Approximate age of system (hardware) --- 9 years
? Approximate age of OS installation (if you know) -- 6-9 years
? Have you re-installed the OS? --- No

? CPU --- Intel i5 4670k
? Video Card -- AMD R9 270X
? MotherBoard (if NOT a laptop) --- Gigabyte H81M
? Power Supply - brand & wattage (if NOT a laptop) Seasonic gold 650w

? System Manufacturer ?
? Exact model number (if laptop, check label on bottom) ?

Laptop or Desktop? Desktop



I've been having completely random BSODs lately. the ones from yesterday were all bbcode 50, but the ones from today are 3 different ones. ill include minidump files as well

hope someone can help. thanks in advance.

A:Constant, random BSODs. started 2 days ago

Hi. . .

The bugcheck on one dump was 0x50; the other - 0xa

Both have to do with drivers inappropriately accessing invalid memory or the memory itself is bad.

Run memtest86+ one stick at a time; alternate the slots. 8 passes minimum.

https://www.sysnative.com/forums/har...memtest86.html

Keep in mind that RAM may be affected by other hardware - PSU, mobo, etc...

Regards. . .

jcgriff2

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Random BSODs for the last 2 days, no problems for 2 yrs+ on this system

A:Random BSODs for 2 days, system has been stable for 2+ yrs

Overclocking
If you are overclocking any hardware, STOP. Reset any changed values back to default.

Please upload your msinfo32.nfo file. To get this: Start Menu -> Type msinfo32 into the Search programs and files box -> When it opens, go to File, Save -> Save as msinfo32.nfo and save in a place you will remember -> Let it finish the process of gathering and saving the system info -> Right click the .nfo file, click send to compressed (zipped) folder -> Upload the .zip file here.

Please upload your msinfo32.txt file. To get this: Start Menu -> Type msinfo32 into the Search programs and files box -> When it opens, go to File, Export -> Save as msinfo32.txt and save in a place you will remember -> Let it finish the process of gathering and saving the system info -> Right click the .txt file, click send to compressed (zipped) folder -> Upload the .zip file here.

Security App
Crashes indicate AVG being a possible cause. Remove AVG and replace with Microsoft Security Essentials to see if it provides more stability. Uninstallers (removal tools) for common antivirus software

Microsoft Security Essentials and Malwarebytes, both recommended from a strict BSOD perspective.

Microsoft Security Essentials, Free antivirus for windows

Malwarebytes Anti-Malware Free



   Information
DO NOT start the free trial of MalwareBytes. Deselect the option when prompted.



   Tip
Make full scans with both separately. ... Read more

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For the last month I have been experiencing seemingly random BSODs every few days.
Initially I thought the Comodo Dragon browser was the cause, however the last two have occurred while the browser was closed.
The last two referenced a Bad Pool Caller and a Bad Pool Header respectively.

Any help in solving this would be appreciated.
Thanks.

A:Experiencing Random BSODs Every Few Days

I haven't much experience in this, but have started learning about BSODs recently. WinDbg reports the following possible cause:
Probably caused by : ntoskrnl.exe ( nt+75bc0 )

I would suggest googling this and your laptop model; however others here will probably be able to advise more definitively.

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Just browsing the internet and listening to music each time.

Windows 7 Home Premium x64 OEM
Only hardware changes are installed a new sound card a few weeks ago (Creative Sound Blaster X-Fi Titanium HD), and just got a new keyboard (Ducky Shining).

Attached is a zip containing a bluescreenview report, the perfmon report and the Windows_NT6_BSOD_jcgriff2 folder.

Hopefully someone has an idea what is going on.

A:3 random bsods the past few days

Problem Devices:
Code:
ATI High Definition Audio Device HDAUDIO\FUNC_01&VEN_1002&DEV_AA01&SUBSYS_00AA0100&REV_1002\5&16205E24&0&0001 This device is disabled.
ATI High Definition Audio Device HDAUDIO\FUNC_01&VEN_1002&DEV_AA01&SUBSYS_00AA0100&REV_1002\5&84473A4&0&0001 This device is disabled.
High Definition Audio Device HDAUDIO\FUNC_01&VEN_10EC&DEV_0892&SUBSYS_104383C0&REV_1003\4&1DDE902D&0&0001 This device is disabled.
Were you aware of the above? If so, please explain your troubleshooting steps.
Problematic Software:
Code:
Start Menu\Programs\AMD\OverDrive Public:Start Menu\Programs\AMD\OverDrive Public
Start Menu\Programs\ASUS\ASUSUpdate Public:Start Menu\Programs\ASUS\ASUSUpdate Public
Start Menu\Programs\MSI Afterburner GOD-PC\GOD:Start Menu\Programs\MSI Afterburner GOD-PC\GOD
Start Menu\Programs\SlimDrivers Public:Start Menu\Programs\SlimDrivers Public
We do not recommend automated driver update software. It often finds drivers for devices similar to but not exactly the same as the hardware actually on the system. This can lead to conflicts and blue screen crashes. If you need help finding driver updates for a certain device, please start a thread in Drivers - Windows 7 Forums instead of using software. Driver updates are not always necessary and some updates can actually decrease system stability rather than increase it, so it is usually better not to update unless a device o... Read more

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Hi to all
I have random very random BSODs on my older PC.
Specs:
P4 3.0ghz, 2gb DDR1 PC3200, radeon 9600 pro (using latest legacy drivers for Vista on Win7 for my ATI card), Win7 7600 build - and I have terrible BSOD problems since I upgraded from Vista 32bit. These BSODs are occuring in very random fashion. Every 2-3 weeks only once, or every 2-3 days at once. I didn't see that BSODs occured in the row at the same day. I checked also for any memory problems (Windows memory diagnostic tool from Win7) and it found nothing. I have latest BIOS and I didn't have any single problems when I had Win Vista Sp2. These BSODs are annoying really, I tried to resolve this and I didn't find any solution. My memory is okay, my hardware is okay and I didn't had any problems with Win Vista SP2 on the same PC.
Also I analyzed these provided minidumps (which are here) and only what I think about this, that some driver or drivers are causing this BSOD. I think that's 100% software problem. So please help me - please analyze these minidumps which I provided and please reply to me what do you think. And many help to anyone which is trying to help me. Please reply here what do you think about these minidumps.
Endless thanks & cheers!

A:Very random BSODs - every 2-3 days or every 2-3 weeks

Hi -

Please follow these instructions --> BSOD Posting Instructions

Regards. . .

jcgriff2

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Please see my mini DUMP files attached blow. (only the ones form last 2 days are relevant).
Bugcheck: 0x00000139

I tried finding more in the DUMPs with BlueScreenView but all point to ntoskernel.exe , parameter 3 and i can't figure much out beyond that. Please help

This is winodws 8 x64.

Here's a screenshot of all the dump files opened in BlueScreenView to give you a quick glimpse.

A:random BSODs last 2 days, KERNEL_SECURITY_CHECK_FAILURE

Today's crashes are blaming Atheros Extensible Wireless LAN device driver.

Code:
*******************************************************************************
* *
* Bugcheck Analysis *
* *
*******************************************************************************

Use !analyze -v to get detailed debugging information.

BugCheck 139, {3, fffff88002f88260, fffff88002f881b8, 0}

*** WARNING: Unable to verify timestamp for ts_arnusbx.sys
*** ERROR: Module load completed but symbols could not be loaded for ts_arnusbx.sys
Probably caused by : ts_arnusbx.sys ( ts_arnusbx+5490 )

Followup: MachineOwner
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But the driver is not any old.

Code:
fffff880`0825a000 fffff880`08443000 ts_arnusbx T (no symbols)
Loaded symbol image file: ts_arnusbx.sys
Image path: ts_arnusbx.sys
Image name: ts_arnusbx.sys
Timestamp: Mon Jul 22 22:40:23 2013 (51ED677F)
CheckSum: 001ECEF7
ImageSize: 001E9000
Translations: 0000.04b0 0000.04e4 0409.04b0 0409.04e4
So we need to search the reason behing the crashes somewhere else. Post it following the Blue Screen of Death (BSOD) Posting Instructions.

Also Scan the system for possible virus infection with the following programs.
Anti-rootkit utility TDSSKiller
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I really tried to be patient, but man.
It started out as a BSOD every few days or so, but now it's getting more and more frequent.

There's all kinds of BSODs, Kernel data inpage error, page default error, and so on. I've lost count on how many kinds I've went through. I even sent it in for warranty repair once, and it doesn't do anything at all. The trip to the nearest Acer Support Center will take me half a day, and I really just can't take it.

I'm at a loss. I leave it to you guys.

Oh, and the model of the laptop is Acer V3 571G 736B4G1T.
When I ran BlueScreenView, it seems that ndis.sys and ntoskrnl.sys show some sources of error.

A:Random BSODs been happening every 2-3 days or so, for 6 months.

You need to grab all the files: Blue Screen of Death (BSOD) Posting Instructions

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Hello Sevenforums,
lately wife's rig has been suffering from random BSODs, we can be having a 2 hours session of cod and when she is on desktop it crashes, or it would happen mid game.. it's just random.

Also When i get those BSODs PC goes into a cold boot loop, it's like when i press the power button CPU fan spins then stops then spins then stops


I loaded the dump files and below are her rig's specs.

CPU: intel i5 4430
Mobo:Asrock H78 pro 4
GPU: Sapphire 7870 XT
Ram: G.Skill Aries 8GB
Cooling: Corsair H80
OS: Windows 7 ultimate
PSU: Corsair 650TX


I would be so glad for the help i would get here.. sorry for having this as a first post. but it's so annoying when women are grumpy.. my life has been sad in the past 4 days

A:Random BSODs in the past 4 days.. Clueless Lots of errors . 1e, 4e, 7e

Little update. Ran memtest overnight .. 8 runs no errors. now i am doubting psu or OS.

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Hi there!
I've built my new rig two weeks go... but I haven't tested it with my favourite videogames yet, since it's BSODS are a constant problem...
They appear in any moment... using windows and using games...
Using windows, the BSODS may appear a few seconds after logging in, or after 12 hours....
But when i get into a game, it wont last 5 minutes... and that if i'm lucky... i dont think it's a overheat problem, since i've monitoring the temperatures and they dont seem to go to unstable values... and also, here in argentina, it's freezing a lot :P
I'm running out of hope... I've reinstallet windows twice... and now i'm thinking of trying with windows XP... but it would be a shame, since my Videocard supports DX11...
Here is a list of what i've saw in the minidumps and in the BSODS... but dont trust this, since i've started using minidumps 3 days ago :P


Code:
BSODs:
0x00000008E
BAD_POOL_HEADER
IRQL_NOT_LESS_OR_EQUAL
0x0000000A
0x0000000c2
0x000000019

Files:
USBPORT.sys
ntkrnlpa.exe
rt86win7.sys
atikmdag.sys
dxgmms1.sys
win32k.sys ( win32k+b64d5 )
CLASSPNP.SYS ( CLASSPNP+45a4 )
ntkrnlpa.exe ( nt+683fd )
CLASSPNP.SYS ( CLASSPNP+42f8 )
ntkrnlpa.exe ( nt+380e9 )
hardware ( atikmdag+26d6ce )
Rt86win7.sys ( Rt86win7+106d2 )
hardware ( fltmgr+21473 )
ntkrnlpa.exe ( nt+89000 )
fltmgr.sys
Also, i've ran memtest, and it shows only 1 error per pass, in the test #8...

My system configuration (as seen on my profile) is:

Code:
OS: Windows 7 Ultimate X86 CPU: AMD Ath... Read more

A:Random and constant BSODS.

If memtest shows any errors at all there is no way your system will run stable. You might try testing one stick at a time to find the bad one, or make sure your bios memory settings are correct for your memory. OCZ memory tends to require very specific memory settings in order to run stable. You might try the OCZ forums for this info.

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I built a computer around November and it hasn't ever been running perfectly since. I installed a legitimate version of Windows 7 64 bit. I've been using WhoCrashed to figure out what happened but it's not completely clear on the causes. There used to be occasional overheats that I've fixed and recently it's just been driver crashes. Hopefully someone can help me figure this out.

A:Constant random BSoDs

Code:
IRQL_NOT_LESS_OR_EQUAL (a)
An attempt was made to access a pageable (or completely invalid) address at an
interrupt request level (IRQL) that is too high. This is usually
caused by drivers using improper addresses.
If a kernel debugger is available get the stack backtrace.
Arguments:
Arg1: fffff6ffffffdf80, memory referenced
Arg2: 0000000000000000, IRQL
Arg3: 0000000000000000, bitfield :
bit 0 : value 0 = read operation, 1 = write operation
bit 3 : value 0 = not an execute operation, 1 = execute operation (only on chips which support this level of status)
Arg4: fffff800030e44be, address which referenced memory

Debugging Details:
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READ_ADDRESS: GetPointerFromAddress: unable to read from fffff800033000e0
fffff6ffffffdf80

CURRENT_IRQL: 0

FAULTING_IP:
nt!MiDispatchFault+de
fffff800`030e44be 488b1c29 mov rbx,qword ptr [rcx+rbp]

CUSTOMER_CRASH_COUNT: 1

DEFAULT_BUCKET_ID: VISTA_DRIVER_FAULT

BUGCHECK_STR: 0xA

PROCESS_NAME: chrome --no-sa

TRAP_FRAME: fffff88003b2f820 -- (.trap 0xfffff88003b2f820)
NOTE: The trap frame does not contain all registers.
Some register values may be zeroed or incorrect.
rax=ffffffbf00000420 rbx=0000000000000000 rcx=fffff68000000000
rdx=00000000ffffffff rsi=0000000000000000 rdi=0000000000000000
rip=fffff800030e44be rsp=fffff88003b2f9b0 rbp=0000007fffffdf80
r8=ffffffffffbf0000 r9=0000000000000000 r10=0000000fffffffff
r11=0000000000000000 r12=0000000000000000 r13=0000000000000000
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I've posted before and wasn't able to get much help, but thought I'd try again with a new history of BSOD reports. These seem to be random, and are very frequent - often multiple times per day. The only consistent thing seems to be that I think they are almost all when using the internet, but then again, that's pretty much always.
I used to have Norton 360, but uninstalled that on someone's suggestion and am using MSE, but still having the same issues.
Perhaps related, as most crashes occur when I am using Firefox, is that Firefox itself crashes frequently, sometimes recovering, but sometimes just freezing the whole machine, requiring a reboot (and thus no BSOD dump or report). Not sure how to go about trying to debug those. I'm trying to switch to Chrome now to see if that resolves anything.

Thanks.

System Specs:
Windows 7 64bit, original OS
System is around 1-1.5 years, no OS reinstall

A:constant, random BSODs

I've run memtest for about 12 hours with no errors.

I ran driver verifier for awhile, and uninstalled MagicISO as it seemed to be causing some problems. At a later point, after some changes (I don't remember what exactly), verifier was causing it to crash at bootup (these BSODs should be in my attached report).

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System model: Dell Inspiron N4010
OS: Windows 7 Ultimate 64-bit (6.1, Build 7601)
CPU: Intel Core i3 M390
RAM 4G
Laptop
System age: 3,5 years old

Hello everybody
I've been having various BSODs today because of NETIO.SYS and ntoskrnl.exe crash. I've had to restart my laptop at least 7 times and this is very frustrating. Can anyone help me fix it?

Thank you in advance.

Also, I'm not a native English speaker so forgive me if my way of wording is awkward.

A:Constant random BSODs

Sorry for double posting but I can't seem to find the "Edit" button. I forgot to add some information and a couple of files. I only get BSODs when I watch youtube clips or use media classic.

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Hi there!
I've built my new rig two weeks go... but I haven't tested it with my favourite videogames yet, since it's BSODS are a constant problem...
They appear in any moment... using windows and using games...
Using windows, the BSODS may appear a few seconds after logging in, or after 12 hours....
But when i get into a game, it wont last 5 minutes... and that if i'm lucky... i dont think it's a overheat problem, since i've monitoring the temperatures and they dont seem to go to unstable values... and also, here in argentina, it's freezing a lot :P
I'm running out of hope... I've reinstallet windows twice... and now i'm thinking of trying with windows XP... but it would be a shame, since my Videocard supports DX11...
Here is a list of what i've saw in the minidumps and in the BSODS... but dont trust this, since i've started using minidumps 3 days ago :P


Code:
BSODs:
0x00000008E
BAD_POOL_HEADER
IRQL_NOT_LESS_OR_EQUAL
0x0000000A
0x0000000c2
0x000000019

Files:
USBPORT.sys
ntkrnlpa.exe
rt86win7.sys
atikmdag.sys
dxgmms1.sys
win32k.sys ( win32k+b64d5 )
CLASSPNP.SYS ( CLASSPNP+45a4 )
ntkrnlpa.exe ( nt+683fd )
CLASSPNP.SYS ( CLASSPNP+42f8 )
ntkrnlpa.exe ( nt+380e9 )
hardware ( atikmdag+26d6ce )
Rt86win7.sys ( Rt86win7+106d2 )
hardware ( fltmgr+21473 )
ntkrnlpa.exe ( nt+89000 )
fltmgr.sys
Also, i've ran memtest, and it shows only 1 error per pass, in the test #8...

My system configuration is:

Code:
OS: Windows 7 Ultimate X86
CPU: AMD A... Read more

A:[SOLVED] Random and constant BSODS.

19 memory dumps from 05 Jun to 08 Jun 201 (4 days)
8 different STOP error codes, with 9 different causes.
This appears to be a hardware issue - and it's persisting after reinstalling Windows tends to confirm this.

Driver Verifier may still be turned on - please turn it off BEFORE proceeding with any further tests.

I would uninstall the Video streaming and Capture Device Driver for your USB PC Camera (manufactured by VM) and then remove the device from your system. The driver (usbVM31b.sys) is dated from 2004 and is likely a large part of your problems. Verify that the driver is removed by going to C:\Windows\System32\drivers. If it's not gone, please rename it to usbVM31b.BAK

Next would be these free, bootable diagnostics:

Quote:




H/W Diagnostics:
Please start by running these bootable hardware diagnostics:
http://www.carrona.org/memdiag.html (read the details at the link)
http://www.carrona.org/hddiag.html (read the details at the link)




I have had enough problems with new builds and parts that I always recommend opening up the case, unplugging everything, then replugging it in again - making sure that each and every connection is securely fastened.

Please post back once all this is done and we'll move on to the next stage (depending on the results of the diagnostics).

Summary of the BSOD's:

Code:

Built by: 7600.16539.x86fre.win7_gdr.100226-1909
Debug session time: Tue Jun 8 10:53:23.442 2010 (GMT-4)
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Here are the mini dumps, I could really use some help as the crashes are happing more and more often:



Thanks!

A:Constant, Random BSODs - Gotten more frequent

Quote:
STOP 0x000000D1: DRIVER_IRQL_NOT_LESS_OR_EQUAL

Usual causes: Device driver
STOP 0x0000001E: KMODE_EXCEPTION_NOT_HANDLED

Usual causes: Device driver, hardware, System service, compatibility, Remote control programs, memory, BIOS
STOP 0x0000003B: SYSTEM_SERVICE_EXCEPTION

Usual causes: System service, Device driver, graphics driver, ?memory
STOP 0x000000C1: SPECIAL_POOL_DETECTED_MEMORY_CORRUPTION

Usual causes: Device driver, ?Memory


I suspect memory. Please download third party called memtestx86, burn it to CD using Iso recorder: ISO Recorder v3, and let it run for at least 7 passes.

Please do system file check: SFC /SCANNOW Command - System File Checker


Code:
BugCheck 3B, {c0000005, fffff80002d634f8, fffff88007ecdf00, 0}

Probably caused by : memory_corruption ( nt!MiRelocateImageAgain+48 )

Followup: MachineOwner
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BugCheck 1E, {ffffffffc0000005, fffff96000082f18, 0, 1}

Probably caused by : win32k.sys ( win32k!GreExtTextOutWLocked+12b8 )

Followup: MachineOwner
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BugCheck 1E, {0, 0, 0, 0}

Probably caused by : ntkrnlmp.exe ( nt!KiKernelCalloutExceptionHandler+e )

Followup: MachineOwner
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BugCheck 1E, {0, 0, 0, 0}

Probably caused by : ntkrnlmp.exe ( nt!KiKernelCalloutExceptionHandler+e )

Followup: MachineOwner
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BugCheck C1, {fffff980123d2ff0, fffff980123d2ffc, 41000c, 24}

Unable to load image \??\C:\Windows\gdrv.sys, Win32 error 0n2
*** WARNING: Unable to verify timestamp for gdrv.sys
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Hello,

Recently I've been experiencing a BSOD in most of my PC sessions. It can happen almost randomly. It only seems to happen when an action is done. For example, I've been getting a BSOD from clicking a link, opening outlook and uninstalling Firefox. After resetting the PC, these functions work normally. Time taken for a BSOD to occur varies between half an hour to more than 2 hours (occasionally longer, sometimes going the whole day without any BSODs). System information is below and a system health report (and the Dxdiag system information) is in the attachments, along with the results from the "BSOD_Windows7_Vista_v2.64_jcgriff2_" application. Help would be greatly appreciated, thanks.

Operating System: Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit (Came preinstalled with PC, was reinstalled after a factory format a few months ago)

System Manufacturer: Alienware

System Model: Aurora

BIOS: Default System BIOS

Processor: Intel(R) Core(TM) i7 CPU 920 @ 2.67GHz (8 CPUs), ~2.7GHz

Memory: 3072MB RAM

Video Card: NVidia GeForce GTS 240 (correct me if this isn't the video card)

Power Supply: Unknown, but has never encountered any problems in the past.

Motherboard: Unknown, came with the PC.

Exact Model Number: Unknown, I don't know where on the PC it's located.

A:Constant, almost random BSODs on Alienware Aurora

Quick Note: The PC is about two (and a half?) years old, for nearly two years it ran everything perfectly. It could easily run graphics and RAM intensive games and perform at blisteringly high speed. However, after under two years of it being in action, it started freezing and rebooting itself for no real reason - but it only happened while steam (or many tabs in firefox) was open. After sending it off for repairs and getting a factory format, the PC was fine for a month and a half until it started crashing for the same reasons as before. After reinstalling the graphics driver and running a full antivirus scan it worked fine, but then (5 days ago) it started crashing when running games, steam or no. A couple days later all games seemed to work fine (though in one incident yesterday playing Unreal caused the PC to reboot itself and make bleeping noises, probably because a disc was in the drive, that hasn't happened again since) but now it's been brought to the problem I've been experiencing for about 3-4 days now.

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Hello everyone,

For about two weeks, my computer has been acting very strange; I've been getting very sporadic BSODs with different stop codes. Last week, while playing video games, I received three BSOD codes after three consecutive restarts. They are:

Driver irql not less or equal 0x000000D1
Page fault in non-paged area 0x00000050
Bad pool header 0x00000019

This week, I have gotten less BSODs, but four days ago, when I restarted my computer, it refused to turn on and produced 4 beeps, which according to the AMI BIOS beep codes, indicates a failed timer. It hasn't returned since, but perhaps it can help diagnose my problem. Some other things I've noticed from this week's BSODs on three different occasions are: "ntoskrnl.exe" "usbehci.sys" and "classpnp.sys"

Thank you for all your help and responses!

A:Constant and Random BSODs, sometimes accompanied by shockwave crash

Code:
BugCheck 3B, {c0000005, fffff800032d45a6, fffff880070ed0a0, 0}

Probably caused by : ntkrnlmp.exe ( nt!KiSearchForNewThread+1b6 )

Code:
Usual causes: System service, Device driver, graphics driver, memory

Code:
2: kd> !error c0000005
Error code: (NTSTATUS) 0xc0000005 (3221225477) - The instruction at 0x%08lx referenced memory at 0x%08lx. The memory could not be %s.
There seems to be some memory access violations, this commonly caused by drivers which are referencing invalid memory addresses.


Code:
2: kd> lmvm atikmdag
start end module name
fffff880`04a66000 fffff880`0557c000 atikmdag T (no symbols)
Loaded symbol image file: atikmdag.sys
Image path: atikmdag.sys
Image name: atikmdag.sys
Timestamp: Wed Dec 19 20:38:55 2012 (50D225DF)
CheckSum: 00AC6529
ImageSize: 00B16000
Translations: 0000.04b0 0000.04e4 0409.04b0 0409.04e4
Your AMD graphics driver is rather outdated, and causing a few problems, it's best to update this driver to the latest version from here - AMD Graphics Drivers & Software






Quote:
WHQL
Release Date: April 24th 2013
Version: 13.4
In Device Manager: 12.104


Download Driver
Start Type: Device Manager
Expand Display Adapters
Right-Click Driver Name, Uninstall
Reboot
Run Driver Sweeper
Reboot
Install Downloaded Driver
Driver Sweeper will scan for any left over files from the old drive... Read more

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I don't know enough about computers to figure out what the heck is wrong, but it is making me lose my mind. This laptop is only a few months old and it is causing me major headaches. It usually goes BSOD at random, but after many tests that chance seems to be higher when listening to music, watching videos or playing games (especially if multi-tasking with something else).

I have an OEM copy of Windows 7 Home Premium x64 and all the video/audio/chipset drivers have been updated. I have attached the .zip file as per BSOD Posting Instructions, but whenever I try to run the perfmon /report I get the following error :

[IMG]res://wdc.dll/error.gif[/IMG] Error:


An error occured while attempting to generate the report.



The wait for the report generation tool to finish has timed out.

Also, here are my complete system specs:

Display
Diagonal Size : 15.6"
Resolution : 1366 x 768 (HD) 16:9 / 1920 x 1080 (Full HD) 16:9
Technology : LED backlit Asus Splendid Video Intelligent Technology

Graphics Card
NVIDIA? GeForce? GT 540M with 1GB DDR3 VRAM (+Internal Intel HD Graphics for when the Nvidia Graphics Card is not needed)

Processor
Type : Intel? Core™ i5-2410M dual-core processor
Speed : 2.30 GHz with Turbo Boost up to 2.9 GHz
Cache : 3 MB L3
Chipset
Intel? HM65 Express Chipset

Memory
DDR3 1333 MHz SDRAM
Quad Core : 4 x SO-DIMM socket for expansion up to 16GB SDRAM
Storage
2.5" SATA
640GB 5400rpm

Optical Drive
Blu-Ray DVD Combo

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A:Constant random BSODs - ASUS N53SV - Win 7 - Going NUTS - Please HELP!

The only thing I can tell you for sure after a quick look at the dumps (sorry short on time right now)
Is the asus auto update tool was running every time you crashed, I would remove it temporarily and see if the frequency goes down or if the crashes even stop at all.
Get back to me on that one and hopefully I've have more time later.

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RELEVANCY SCORE 65.2

Hello, i have been having a lot of trouble with my computer and its getting really frustrating. I get constant crashes playing games (WoW, LoL, Counter Strike, many others), my Google Chrome also crashes often, as well as Shockwave Flash crashing when watching you tube videos that that kind of thing. Mostly only games crash but Skype crashes occasionally as well. My computer will randomly crash and restart or crash and get BSOD for absolutely no reason. For example i can be doing nothing at all, no programs running whatsoever and i will get a blue screen. i would really appreciate help as this has been a problem for me for awhile and its just getting worse. Thanks


files attached.

Specs:

Windows 7 Enterprise 32bit
Full Retail


System is about 2 years old


Gigabyte 965p-ds3 Motherboard
Sapphire HD 5770 Graphics Card
Intel Core 2 Duo E4300 CPU
4G Corsair XMS2 DDR2 RAM
Ultra LSP Pro 550W Power Supply

A:Constant random BSODs, Most recent was pagefault-in-nonpaged-area

Problem devices

Code:
MpKsld8e0e90d ROOT\LEGACY_MPKSLD8E0E90D\0000 This device is not present, is not working properly, or does not have all its drivers installed.
MpKsle3a1a0c6 ROOT\LEGACY_MPKSLE3A1A0C6\0000 This device is not present, is not working properly, or does not have all its drivers installed.
You will need to either uninstall the drivers/software and reinstall the latest version or perform a clean installation of the driver/software. This looks like a MSE related device so please uninstall it.
Drivers
The following drivers need to be updated:


Code:
Lycosa.sys Sat Jan 19 09:43:15 2008
giveio.sys Thu Apr 04 13:33:25 1996
snapman.sys Thu Nov 22 19:19:58 2007
tdrpman.sys Tue Nov 13 00:35:28 2007
tifsfilt.sys Wed Aug 29 22:37:17 2007
timntr.sys Wed Aug 29 22:13:12 2007
ultra.sys Fri Jul 28 14:01:28 2006
These drivers can be found by searching them in Google and then finding the associated software or driver. Finally, find the latest version of this driver or software and download and install it. Some of the drivers may also be found here (if the driver says 'Windows Update' simply make sure all Windows Updates are installed).

You should also update any other drivers you can think of including graphics, audio, chipset, SSD etc.
Software
As mentioned earlier, MSE will have to be uninstalled.
Hardware
Test your RAM using Memtest86+. Let it run until 6-8 passes have completed or errors have been fou... Read more

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I've been having this problem for around a month now. It started with getting a virus. It didn't seem like a big thing - it just redirected links to ads. I searched online about it and it seemed to be recent. They recommended using a Karpaskey(sp?) rootkit killer and Malware Bytes. I already had Spybot on my computer but I did so anyway. It worked and everything was clear for a couple days. Then the blue screens started. There were three different ones - IRQL_not_less_or_equal is the most common, I think one was something to do with the word sector, and I can't remember the other. I also got two blue screens that listed tcpip.sys and ntfs.sys as problems. I apologize that I can't remember so well, there were so many and I just got overwhelmed. Usually it will crash soon after logging on, although it has froze during the process. One time it was good for a couple hours in which I saved stuff, opened stuff, watched stuff on the internet, etc until it just up and crashed, but usually I have very little time. I don't think my actions affect how long it takes.

Right now I'm using the computer with a Ubuntu live disk. I am able to force mount my hard drive and view, modify, and save files. I'm really clueless at this point. I've never asked a forum for help before and this is a last ditch attempt before I reformat and start over, which I really don't wanna do. I've already deleted all of the antivirus on my computer, albiet through Ubuntu live disk so it was just deleted and not ... Read more

A:Constant random BSoDs, possibly virus caused - running whatever up to date WinXP is

Just restarted my computer in a unsuccessful attempt at getting recovery console to work. Restarted after that and got a blue screen soon after logging on. It was IRQL_not_less_or_equal 0x0A and in parenthesis it was 0x00, 0x00, 0x02, 0x80500d23. On the off chance that someone reads this I hope it will help.

Also, I'm pretty sure the program I used for the virus was TDSSKiller. I'd edit my previous post, but I don't seem to have an option.

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RELEVANCY SCORE 63.6

G'day everyone!

I've held off from seeking online help for a while but now I'm becoming desperate.
Let me first off say that I know my way around a PC (both hardware and software) very well, but this issue has me stumped.

It started a while ago, my screens would go black and eventually turn to "No signal" or "Signal out of Range" and eventually my PC would hard crash and reboot its self. It become more and more common (used to happen maybe once every 5 hours, then 2, then 1 and now seemingly randomly (within 30min).

What I have tried:
- Memtest, ran for 6 passes, nothing.
- Booted with all combinations of my RAM (1 stick, swap it to another slot, then to another... 2 sticks in different combination of slots)
- Used 1 GPU, swapped PCI-E slots. Then tried the other by its self, same thing.
- Reinstalled windows (Thought it may have been a drivers conflict)
- Installed Nvidia drivers I knew to have no issue with previously
- Took apart my PC and put it back together
- Used a housemates graphics card in my machine, still crashes.

I'll link all of my crash dumps. Please ask if there's anything else you'd need to know.

At the moment I'm currently thinking it is a faulty power supply or a faulty Motherboard, but I don't have the money to replace them at the moment.

My current PC specs:

CPU Cooling: Intel RTS2011LC Liquid Cooling System
CPU: Intel Core i7 3820 3.8GHz
PSU : Corsair TX-750M Modular
MOBO : ASRock x79 ... Read more

A:Constant system lockups / BSODs

Sorry your topic has been overlooked - do you still require help please
If you do please attach your last two dumps as compressed files here.
On your reply click go advanced and manage attachments.
When you did this
- Used a housemates graphics card in my machine, still crashes.
Click to expand...

was it using your connection cable - if so and you have not tried it - try another cable - from card to monitor
 

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RELEVANCY SCORE 62.8

So about 2 or 3 months ago I was started getting random BSODs and app crashes in Windows 7 and nothing I did seemed to fix it. Since my hardware was 3 years old at this point anyway, I went with the nuclear option and bought a new mobo, CPU, SSD, and OS (Windows 8). This was about a month and a half ago or so at this point. For a while it worked great! Then the BSODs came back as bad as ever. I've managed to get them to go away for a few days to a week at a time doing everything from doing a fresh install to fiddling with my RAM timings. The constants from one platform to the next were 2 GTX 580s, a 1000W PSU, 2 1TB HDDs in RAID 0, and the RAM.

I ran memtest86 for hours and got no errors there.

? OS - Windows 8 64bit Home OEM
? Just reinstalled completely this morning.
? CPU - i7 4770s
? Video Card - 2x GTX 580
? MotherBoard - ASUS Z87 Expert
? Power Supply - CM 1k PSU

A:[SOLVED] Constant BSODs on new Windows 8 system

Hi,

We have various different bug checks:
SYSTEM_SERVICE_EXCEPTION (3b)

This indicates that an exception happened while executing a routine that transitions from non-privileged code to privileged code.

This error has been linked to excessive paged pool usage and may occur due to user-mode graphics drivers crossing over and passing bad data to the kernel code.

RESOURCE_NOT_OWNED (e3)

This indicates that a thread tried to release a resource it did not own.

MEMORY_MANAGEMENT (1a)

This indicates that a severe memory management error occurred.

BugCheck 1A, {41793, fffff6805a75d088, 12, 11}

The 1st parameter of the bug check is 41793 which indicates that an unknown memory management error occurred.

KMODE_EXCEPTION_NOT_HANDLED (1e)

This indicates that a kernel-mode program generated an exception which the error handler did not catch.

Probably caused by : memory_corruption

We can see a memory_corruption mention in the *1e.

------------

So far, all of these dumps are indicating some sort of memory issue, although it'd be interesting to see if a device driver is causing the corruption. How long did you run Memtest for? If it was anything less than 8 PASSES, run it again. It will take SEVERAL hours.

Are you setting your RAM timings manually, or XMP? If so, just leave it on Auto. Even if it's not running at rated, just leave it at Auto and see if the system is stable afterwards. Some don't run at factory advised and you need to do it manually with a little more ... Read more

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RELEVANCY SCORE 62.4

I believe all relevant details about the BSODs should be in the attached files but if any other info is required, do let me know.

CHRIS-10_05_2015_214800_55.zip

EDIT: Post was made in a rush, but I'd just like to say thanks in advance for any help offered. It's been occurring on and off for a month or so, so I can't give any guesses as to what may have been causing it.

A:Random "atikmpag.sys" BSODs every few days out of Sleep

Just bumping this thread to state that I had another BSOD occur yesterday, and will update this post with a new crash log this evening. Not sure if I'm being daft but I'm not sure how to PM people who analyze BSODs so had to resort to bumping, sorry about that!

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RELEVANCY SCORE 58.4

I got a new Dell XPS 8700 a few days ago, and have been getting pretty random BSODs always containing ntoskrnl.exe as the cause on my blue screen viewer. They tend to happen sometimes in game, on game closing and once on start-up. Some games I can play for hours and no blue screen some I play for a while and I get one. I've tested all my RAM and my HDD for bad sectors and errors. Any help would be appreciated, thanks.
I have uploaded my dump files and system info

UPDATE: I'm not 100% positive but it seems like these BSODs only happen on games that have access to an internet connection. It has never happened on games that are single player only.

A:Random BSODs on new system, need help please.

Anyone able to help me please?

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RELEVANCY SCORE 58.4

Hi all,

I bought a new office computer 3 days ago, installed W7 Home Premium x64 and it just won't work. I have received a number of 4 BSODs in 2 days which I am attaching copies of as instructed by the forum rules. All drivers seem to be up to date and have updated BIOS as well.

Any help much appreciated!

PS. Microsoft Security Essentials is installed

A:Random BSODs on new system

Hello estebe and welcome to Sevenforums.

I believe you've done a little mistake regarding the attachment. It seems like you've provided the .exe file for the jc software. If it's not too much to ask please read the tutorial once more. If you're having any questions just ask away.

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

Also if you don't understand the method on gathering your minidumps, or can't enable them or even find them-






Quote:
Your Minidump content should be in the folder at the path C:\Windows\Minidump. If there's no files inside, make sure minidumps are enabled by -
Go to Start, then Run, then type in "sysdm.cpl" (without the quotes) and press Enter
Click on the Advanced tab
Click on the Startup and Recovery button
Ensure that "Automatically restart" is unchecked
Under the Write Debugging Information header select "Small memory dump (64 kB)" in the dropdown box
Ensure that the Small Dump Directory is listed as "%systemroot%\Minidump" (without the quotes)
Click OK twice to exit the dialogs, then reboot for the changes to take effect.


Next time you'd experience a BSOD, a dump is supposed to be generated. When it's generated, wrap it up in a zip and upload it.

I hope this helps,
Frederik.

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RELEVANCY SCORE 57.6

Hi folks,

I built this computer for work and it's been constantly locking up or bluescreening.

On a first windows install, it would randomly BSOD but I thought I solved that problem, only to have it then start freezing. This was very random, sometimes it would run for days then boom, multiple freezes. I re-installed windows and now I'm back to BSOD and freezes. To be honest, I'm almost ready to stomp the thing.

I've run memtest, prime95, various stress testing programs and found no errors.

Motherboard is P8H61-MX USB3 Rev X.0x running a 3.20 gigahertz Intel Core i5-3470

Please save my sanity, thanks all!

A:Constant BSOD and random system lockups

Hello and welcome Techtard mate try a sfc and chkdsk in safe mode if necessary.

SFC /SCANNOW Command - System File Checker


Disk Check

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RELEVANCY SCORE 57.6

My system used to run fine but a year ago it started freezing randomly every month or sow. Lately it happens almost every day, no matter what I am doing on the system (gaming, browsing, idle state) it freezes.

I changed my RAM just last week but still the BSODs keep coming. With everest I checked the temperatures of my system but they all indicate temperatures below 50* celcius (122 degrees fahrenheit). I cleaned out all the dust, refreshed the thermal paste and checked the power supply but everything turns out to be within normal ranges. And yet, still the BSOD's keep coming.

I attached my latest minidump files, I really hope someone knows what its causing the trouble.
 

A:Random BSODs on Windows 7 System

"My system used to run fine but a year ago it started freezing randomly every month or so"...

Now it needs cleaning and have you kept up with Microsoft Updates? Have you tried using temp file cleaners and spyware cleaners?
 

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RELEVANCY SCORE 57.6

Hello,
I'm new here. I built my dream of a computer just a week ago and now I get random, frustrating BSODs. I have no clue why. Everything I have read about the BSODs I am getting says that it is memory related, but I have run windows memory test and memtest86 to no avail. Also, all my drivers were installed from accompanying CDs, so i didn't download a faulty driver. Any help is much appreciated.

I am running Windows 7 professional 64-bit, retail copy
It started happening about two days after building the PC and one day after installing my OS
Thank you in advance

A:Random BSODs plagueing my new system

  
Quote: Originally Posted by howerj


Hello,
I'm new here. I built my dream of a computer just a week ago and now I get random, frustrating BSODs. I have no clue why. Everything I have read about the BSODs I am getting says that it is memory related, but I have run windows memory test and memtest86 to no avail. Also, all my drivers were installed from accompanying CDs, so i didn't download a faulty driver. Any help is much appreciated.

I am running Windows 7 professional 64-bit, retail copy
It started happening about two days after building the PC and one day after installing my OS
Thank you in advance



Simple your avast. Remove and replace with Microsoft Security essentials.

http://files.avast.com/files/eng/aswclear5.exe

Virus, Spyware & Malware Protection | Microsoft Security Essentials

Code:

Microsoft (R) Windows Debugger Version 6.11.0001.404 X86
Copyright (c) Microsoft Corporation. All rights reserved.
Loading Dump File [C:\Users\K\Desktop\Windows_NT6_BSOD_jcgriff2\060711-12698-01.dmp]
Mini Kernel Dump File: Only registers and stack trace are available

Symbol search path is: SRV*C:\Symbols*http://msdl.microsoft.com/download/symbols;srv*e:\symbols
*http://msdl.microsoft.com/download/symbols
Executable search path is:
Windows 7 Kernel Version 7600 MP (6 procs) Free x64
Product: WinNt, suite: TerminalServer SingleUserTS
Built by: 7600.16792.amd64fre.win7_gdr.110408-1633
Machine Name:
Kernel base = 0xfffff800`... Read more

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RELEVANCY SCORE 57.6

Hi all, first post from me! Please move this post if its in the wrong section.

I have a recurring problem with a system I put together about a year ago that is slowly driving me insane. The system in question is:

ASUS K8V SE Deluxe mobo (Using onboard sound and LAN)
AMD64 3000+ Clawhammer CPU
Nvidia 6200 GFX Card
Mentor Wireless card (Disabled)
2Gb Crucial RAM (selected for motherboard)

The problem in question is a recurring blue screen of death, with constantly changing messages and files at fault. I assumed it was a RAM problem until I upgraded to the Crucial and the problems persisted. The problem is strange in that it will quickly affect roughly 3/4 boot ups, and then the system will be (relatively) stable for days. For instance I can play a complete game of Dawn of War or Battlefield 2 with no problems.

When I tested my old RAM it passed 10 tests of memtest86 with no errors, yet failed every Microsoft RAM diagnostic tool test and then it locked the sysem at around test 4. The new memory is exactly the same except it fails Microsoft's tests and doesnt lock up!

The PSU is fairly cheap and nasty, rated at 550W (yeah right) and shows a 12V voltage of 11.7-11.84 usually. I have read in other threads that this could be a problem especially if the PSU is prone to voltage rail sag under load. Thats being changed soon to a much better model.

Cooling is no problem, the CPU stays at a healthy 32C when idle and 40C or so when under load.

Sooo... I have ... Read more

A:Random BSODs, AMD64 System

I think me and you might be experienceing similar problems...Except that my PSU is pretty good, Aspire 520w http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.asp?Item=N82E16817148008

Both have a64's, k8vse's...hmm
 

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Ok I have read the instructions so hoping I have everything you need.
The BSODs are random but seem to happen only when the system is idle/unattended. As if I am using it the machine seems to run fine, but leave it idle for a while or leave it playing music and it will just restart. I disabled the restart on crash then found it will just display a black screen no shown BSOD. But once restarted there is the recovery info.

Here is the last couple I have logged.

Code:
Problem signature:
Problem Event Name: BlueScreen
OS Version: 6.1.7600.2.0.0.256.48
Locale ID: 3081

Additional information about the problem:
BCCode: 3b
BCP1: 00000000C0000005
BCP2: FFFFF8800578C817
BCP3: FFFFF88009CA8900
BCP4: 0000000000000000
OS Version: 6_1_7600
Service Pack: 0_0
Product: 256_1


Problem signature:
Problem Event Name: BlueScreen
OS Version: 6.1.7601.2.1.0.256.48
Locale ID: ... Read more

A:Random BSODs when system is Idle.

Hi, Azyrael, and welcome to the forum. I am sorry you are having problems. Hopefully, we can help you solve it.

I looked at your five most recent dumps. Four out of the five blame atikmdag.sys, your video driver, for the crash. The remaining dump blames usbfilter.sys. USBFILTER.sys is a USB upper class filter driver for AMD SB700 chipsets. It detects arrival and removal of USB 1.0/1.1 audio devices. All of the dumps indicate or reference memory corruption.

1. Your version of Kaspersky is a known cause of conflicts and BSOD's on some Win 7 systems. I recommend that you completely uninstall Kaspersky using this removal tool: Tool. Wheil you are troubleshooting, download and install Microsoft Security Essentials: http://www.microsoft.com/security_essentials/. Once your system is stable you can install Kaspersky again; but not not reinstall your current version. Get the latest version.

2. Regarding atikmdag.sys, I recommend that you uninstall the Catalyst Control Center and only install the display driver. CCC is a know problem with some Win 7 systems. Here is the link to ATI: Global Provider of Innovative Graphics, Processors and Media Solutions | AMD

3. See if there is an update for usbfilter.sys. Update your chipset drivers through this link: AMD.com | Support & Downloads

Follow the above suggestions and let's see how your system runs. Post back and let us know.


Code:
Windows 7 Kernel Version 7601 (Service Pack 1) MP (6 procs) Free x64
Product: WinNt,... Read more

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Hello

MY in-laws bought a new computer a few weeks ago.

Windows 7 Home Premium x64 OEM
SP 1
Acer Aspire M1470

bought 3 weeks ago. Been crashing from day one one or two times a day.

Ive tried to update the audiodrivers and the LAN-drivers but still BSODS. Most of the BSODS are memory_management but Ive gotten a few others (page fault in non paged area and pfn_list_corrupt)

Ive also done the windows memcheck and found no errors.
Unfortunately I cant use the perfmon to generate a report. I get an error and Ive tried the guide here making sure the right services are started and set to manual but I just cant get it to work.

Im attaching the jcgriff2 rar-file and hope thats enough.

A:Random BSODS daily, new system

There is only one driver that I find questionable on the system. That is the Samsung Printer driver. We can try some software troubleshooting and some simple hardware troubleshooting, but given it is under warranty, I would advise sending it in to have it looked at. This feels more like a hardware issue to me.

If you would like to check software:Uninstall the Samsung Printer driver through Device Manager: (As an administrative user) Start Menu -> Control Panel -> Hardware and Sound -> Device Manager

Troubleshoot Application Conflicts by Performing a Clean Startup

If you are overclocking any hardware, please stop.

Run Disk Check with both boxes checked for all HDDs and with Automatically fix file system errors checked for all SSDs. Post back your logs for the checks after finding them using Check Disk (chkdsk) - Read Event Viewer Log (you may need to search for wininit instead of chkdsk).
For any drives that do not give the message:
Windows has checked the file system and found no problems
run disk check again as above. In other words, if it says:
Windows has made corrections to the file system
after running the disk check, run the disk check again.

Run the short and long tests with SeaTools for HDDs.SeaTools for Windows

SeaTools for DOS
Remove Avira through Start Menu -> Control Panel -> Uninstall a program and run the Avira registry cleaner afterward. Replace it with Microsoft Security Essentials - Free Antivirus for Windows to test.

An underlying dr... Read more

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RELEVANCY SCORE 57.2

I put together this computer about a year ago. It's waranty hasn't expired yet. We took it to a repair center and they reinstalled the OS and said it works fine, next day I started getting BSODs again.

I allways get around 4-5 BSODs at start-up, but also when opening a program or a game, after returning from stand-by, and sometimes without doing anything.

I checked the memory, I ran stress tests on the CPU and Video board, reseting BIOS and installing other OS. I could not install Windows XP due to BSODs at the 3rd step.


Here is my PC configuration:
CPU: Intel Core 2 Duo E6600
Motherboard ACER G33T-AM
Memory DDR2 size: 2048 MB (Single channel)
Graphics Card NVIDIA GeForce 9500 GT

I have atached the BSOD dump files and perfmon/report file.

I apolagise for my faulty english, as it is not my mother tongue.
I hope you'll be able to help me. Thanks!!

A:Multiple random BSODs on new system,cannot install Win XP

SP1 isn't installed, please do this:





Quote:
Installing Windows 7 Service Pack 1
1. Visit the PC manufacturer's website and update ALL drivers. DO NOT use Windows Update or the "Update drivers" function of Device Manager.
2. Check Device Manager for any unknown/disabled devices - if there are unknown/disabled devices, fix them with the latest drivers from the device manufacturer's website (not the PC Manufacturer)
3. Visit Windows Update and get all updates
4. Visit Windows Update and get Service Pack 1 (usually under Important Updates). Read these notes for installing SP1: Steps to follow before you install Windows 7 SP1 and Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1 from the Microsoft Download Center
5. Visit Windows Update and get any other available updates


The following device have problems:





Quote:
AVG AVI Loader Driver ROOT\LEGACY_AVGLDX64\0000 This device is not present, is not working properly, or does not have all its drivers installed.

Microsoft PS/2 Mouse ACPI\PNP0F03\4&792CFA&0 This device is not present, is not working properly, or does not have all its drivers installed.

Multimedia Controller PCI\VEN_1131&DEV_7130&SUBSYS_00001131&REV_01\4&222C652C&0&10F0 The drivers for this device are not installed.


To fix the AVG device:
- download a fresh copy of AVG
- uninstall the current copy of AVG
- install the fresh copy of AVG and IMMEDIATELY update it
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RELEVANCY SCORE 57.2

Hi all,

Summary:

Am having a custom-built PC that worked just great for the last 6 months. Then I started getting random issues (BSODs, mouse-keyboard freeze, computer fails to shut-dowm after OS shutting down). For the past two weeks now, the issues are getting more and more frequent. No significant changes were made to the hardware or software. Have run UltimateBootCD scans, removed almost all hardware except bare bones CPU, Mobo, nVidia graphcis card, memory, PS/2 keyboard and mouse, and power supply, plus fresh install of Vista SP1 32 bit/WinXP Pro with/without any third-party drivers. Once a freeze happens, it is a lot faster to happen again even after a fresh reboot. Freeze happens with bootable CD programs also = (that;s why I did not list HDD and DVD drive into the bare bones list above -- if I have one of the two, I can start the system, and issues happen).

Here's the current configuration (see more freezes here than BSODs):
Intel Core2 Quad Q6600 2.4 GHz
Abit Fatal1ty FP-IN9 motherboard. No overclocking.
2 GB RAM (passes UltimateBootCD tests)
EVGA 8500 GT PCI-x graphics card
Antec EarthWatts 650W power supply
Plain old PS/2 keyboard and mouse. USB mouse also has same results.
Vista SP1 32-bit (with and without latest updates). Also tested WinXP SP2 Pro, same issues. Also bootable CDs result in the same issues.

Prior, original configuration (more BSODs than freezes)
4 GB RAM (passes UltimateBootCD tests, Windows Mem diags tests)
Tw... Read more

A:Random BSODs, freezes, six-month old system

Found some place online to try disabling EIST and C1E CPU settings in bios. Did that, problems still exist.
 

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RELEVANCY SCORE 57.2

Hello all, I just moved the components of my rig into a new case (Phanteks Enthoo Evolv ATX), and have now begun to experience BSODs randomly. BlueScreenView seems to suggest that hal.dll is somehow responsible, which I doubt. Anyway, the system worked well before the migration, so I thinking the errors may have something to do it. I've checked for bad connections, bent pins, obstructed fans etc... all the standard stuff. Perhaps it's worth noting that Windows 10 ran very poorly once the Anniversary Edition was installed, so I rolled back to my old installation of Windows 7, but I don't think that's cause for concern with this particular problem. Thanks for taking a look!

-Darc

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RELEVANCY SCORE 56.8

Three days ago my water cooling failed (got up to 77C while gaming is when I noticed the problem as my CPU should not go over 62C). I decided to install an aftermarket heatsink instead of a new water cooling system ,and add a few more fans just to make sure my whole motherboard was getting plenty of air flow. I installed a Cool Mater Hyper Plus 212 heatsink. I followed the instructions, and looked at a few installation videos on my phone just to be sure. I'm pretty positive everything was done correctly including the thermal paste as my system has not gone over 45C while gaming even playing games on Ultra settings.

I got one BSOD late last night, after about 6 hours of it being on but no other problems after that. Today however I have been having BSOD issues the entire time at random times from just 5 minutes up to 2 and a half hours between BSODs. They have ranged from: NTSF_FILE_SYSTEM, PAGE_FAULT_IN_NONPAGED_AREA, KMODE_EXCEPTION_NOT_HANDLED, and SYSTEM_SERVICE_EXCEPTION

I have researched the errors on google all day and tried fixes for each one such as running memory diagnostic tool, deleting the old page info from memory and creating a new one, deleted all of my video drivers and reinstalled them, and I've even opened my case to make sure all my memory and cards are plugged in all the way.

These are the errors that BlueScreenView gave me:

120313-25490-01.dmp 12/3/2013 11:01:36 AM PAGE_FAULT_IN_NONPAGED_AREA 0x00000050 fffff87f`f903edfb 00000000`00000008 ffff... Read more

A:Random BSOD problems in the past 2 days. Random errors at random times

Welcome to the Forum.

Please remove the software:

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Start Menu\Programs\Advanced SystemCare 7 Public:Start Menu\Programs\Advanced SystemCare 7 Public
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This software is a known cause of BSOD's. The windows 7 operating system does not require these registry cleaning software. They often tune-down rather than tune-up and can wreck the OS beyond repair. Microsoft have improved Windows 7 significantly and it is much better at organising and optimising itself than its predecessors. Check this, this and this thread for evidence. If you feel the need to use a registry cleaning or optimisation software, most of us recommend the use of CCleaner - PC Optimization and Cleaning - Free Download but make sure you back up the registry before making letting ccleaner delete anything. 10 Tips on How to Properly Maintain Your Computer



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Start Menu\Programs\McAfee Public:Start Menu\Programs\McAfee Public
Start Menu\Programs\McAfee Online Backup Public:Start Menu\Programs\McAfee Online Backup Public
McAfee is a known cause to BSOD's. Please remove it and use Microsoft Security Essentials it is recommended from a strict BSOD perspective, compatibility... Read more

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RELEVANCY SCORE 56.4

A old ( 2007-ish ) system of mine has been getting frequent BSODs since a couple of weeks. The BSOD messages are mostly different each time and include "IRQL NOT LESS OR EQUAL", "PFN LIST CORRUPT" and "BAD POOL CALLED". Sometimes it will take a day or so before a BSOD appears, but after a reboot it usually doesn't take much time before the next one appears. I'm suspecting the PSU but perhaps it's the motherboard or something else entirely?

A:Random BSODs on old system, frequent & started only recently.

How did you activate your copy of windows?

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RELEVANCY SCORE 56.4

My computer has been crashing a lot lately. Usually, the computer freezes and weird lines appear on the display when it happens. Other times it just shows a BSOD and restarts. It started happening around 2-3 weeks after my motherboard, processor and RAM were changed because a part of the previous motherboard had burnt. The previous motherboard was ASUS M3A78-EM, the onboard graphics was ATI Radeon HD 3200 and RAM was 2 GB DDR2.

I took the PC to a my computer vendor after everything I tried had failed. Firstly, he diagnosed it as an issue because of improper earthing/grounding in the switchboard where I plugged the computer and the UPS. I got the earthing issue sorted but to no avail, it still hanged/freezed. The second time I took it to him he said that he might have to update the BIOS and when I brought it back the problem had apparently been fixed but that was only for a few days. After like 4-5 days it started happening again. Same weird lines - green, magenta, purple and all the rest of it - started appearing. The HDD LED stops when this happens. I only observed the LED today, though. Today the computer freezed without those weird lines on two out of the 5 or 6 times it happenrd, it looked like it had just hanged but the HDD LED had gone off.

Sometimes the PC doesn't start up at all immediately after it has crashed. That's what led me to guess it's a hardware issue. Also, it happens in safe mode and Windows XP too (I dual boot Windows XP and Windows 7) an... Read more

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RELEVANCY SCORE 56.4

My computer has been crashing a lot lately. Usually, the computer freezes and weird lines appear on the display when it happens. Other times it just shows a BSOD and restarts. It started happening around 2-3 weeks after my motherboard, processor and RAM were changed because a part of the previous motherboard had burnt. The previous motherboard was ASUS M3A78-EM, the onboard graphics was ATI Radeon HD 3200 and RAM was 2 GB DDR2.I took the PC to a my computer vendor after everything I tried had failed. Firstly, he diagnosed it as an issue because of improper earthing/grounding in the switchboard where I plugged the computer and the UPS. I got the earthing issue sorted but to no avail, it still hanged/freezed. The second time I took it to him he said that he might have to update the BIOS and when I brought it back the problem had apparently been fixed but that was only for a few days. After like 4-5 days it started happening again. Same weird lines - green, magenta, purple and all the rest of it - started appearing. The HDD LED stops when this happens. I only observed the LED today, though. Today the computer freezed without those weird lines on two out of the 5 or 6 times it happenrd, it looked like it had just hanged but the HDD LED had gone off.Sometimes the PC doesn't start up at all immediately after it has crashed. That's what led me to guess it's a hardware issue. Also, it happens in safe mode and Windows XP too (I dual boot Windows XP and Windows 7) and I rem... Read more

A:Display freezes, BSODs and random system crashes

After installing the new motherboard did you format and reinstall the OS and then install all of the correct drivers?

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RELEVANCY SCORE 56.4

Hello,

Since the past month,ever since I reinstalled Windows on my PC (I reinstalled it because I couldn't get past the bootup animation),it's been going haywire!My PC gets BSODs at random intervals each time with a different code .

Also, I would like to add that my PC stopped booting up after I had to force shut it down (PC wasn't responding ) .But earlier than that the PC was in perfect working order.

The BSODs and freezes had seemed to have stopped when I used chkdsk c:/ command once. But suddenly, after 3-5 days my PC has started to freeze and get bsods again (today).
I have attached the file from the log collector
Any help would be greatly appreciated

Thank you

A:Random BSODs and system freezes after reinstalling Windows

Uninstall K9, run SFC: SFC /SCANNOW Command - System File Checker - Windows 7 Help Forums disable nVidia Streaming Kernel service and uninstall RivaTuner/EVGA Precision/MSI Afterburner (whichever you have).


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npf.sys Fri Mar 1 02:31:24 2013 (513004EC)

npf.sys - this driver hasn't been added to the DRT as of this run. Please search Google/Bing for the driver if additional information is needed.

RTCore64.sys Mon Mar 11 06:32:06 2013 (513D6C56)
RivaTuner/EVGA Precision/MSI Afterburner (known BSOD issues w/Win7)
http://www.carrona.org/drivers/driver.php?id=RTCore64.sys

athw8x.sys Fri May 17 05:49:09 2013 (5195A8B5)
Atheros Wireless LAN Driver
http://www.carrona.org/drivers/driver.php?id=athw8x.sys

amd_sata.sys Tue Jul 23 10:06:27 2013 (51EE3983)
AMD SATA Controller AHCI 1.2 Device Driver
http://www.carrona.org/drivers/driver.php?id=amd_sata.sys

amd_xata.sys Tue Jul 23 10:06:39 2013 (51EE398F)
AMD Stor Filter Driver
http://www.carrona.org/drivers/driver.php?id=amd_xata.sys

Rt630x64.sys Mon Sep 9 08:47:07 2013 (522D6EEB)
Realtek PCI/PCIe Adapters
http://www.carrona.org/drivers/driver.php?id=Rt630x64.sys

RTKVHD64.sys Tue Oct 29 11:18:58 2013 (526F8B92)
Realtek High Definition Audio Function Driver
http://www.carrona.org/drivers/driver.php?id=RTKVHD64.sys

bckd.sys Fri Jan 24 18:05:22 2014 (52E29D52)
K9 parental web filter
http://www.carrona.org/drivers/driver.php?id=bckd.sys

nvhda64v.sys Thu Oct 9 19:02:27 2014 (5436BFA3)
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RELEVANCY SCORE 56.4

I haven't been able to track down the cause of bsod's I've been getting recently. I have attached the last three minidumps as a zip file; I don't know whether anyone can help. Oddly each BSOD has a different error message. Besides my specs below, the system is unusual in having two samsung 830 ssds (256 GB) in a Raid 1 configuration controlled by the intel raid sata6 on the asus motherboard. I'm using the latest version of all the drivers etc. (in this case, Intel rst-e (enterprise), not plain rst). (Did not get any memory errors with memory checkers.) Thank you.

CPU: Intel 3930K (c1 stepping)

Motherboard: Asus P9X79 Deluxe

Ram: Mushkin, 64GB (8 x 8GB) Enhanced Silverline PC3-10600 DDR3 1333MHz CL9 (9-9-9-24) 1.5V SDRAM DIMM, Non-ECC

GPU: ASUS, ENGTX570 DCII/2DIS/1280MD5, GeForceŽ GTX 570

PSU: Seasonic Platinum-1000

OS: Windows 7, x64, sp1
 

A:Random BSODs on x79 system with SSDs, Intel rste

Sweet system!
NTOSKRNL.exe and FLTMGR.sys

What memory checkers did you use? How long was the PC running normally before the BSOD's first appeared? A recent update or program addition could have caused this instability. I have seen so many posts here dealing with Windows 7 64-bit and SSD's that have this sort of instability recently...

What antivirus/antimalware programs are you using
 

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I've had several bsods a day for about a week now. They mostly occur when the system is left alone for even a few minutes, but also when i'm playing a game (mostly DooM 3). Sometimes they are caused by ntfs.sys, sometimes the system kernel itself (ntkrnlmp.exe) crashes. I've attached all the dump files from c:\windows\minidump here.

I've recently updated my pc, and before the upgrade it was running fine and stable. I'm guessing it has something to do with the parts i upgraded, which were my graphics card (from VTX3D Radeon HD 5670 to XFX Radeon HD 6850) and my memory (from two A-Data AD2800E001GOU to four A-DATA AD2U800B2G6-B model sticks)
System specs:

System: Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit
Motherboard: ASUS M2N
Processor: AMD Athlon X2 4200+
Memory: 4x A-DATA AD2U800B2G6-B 2GB DDR2 800MHz
Graphics Card: XFX Radeon HD 6850 Black Edition
HDD: Samsung Spinpoint F3 3,5" 1TB 7200RPM SATA2

Also, here is what windbg found out about my latest ntfs.sys related bsod:


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MODULE_NAME: Ntfs

FAULTING_MODULE: fffff80003066000 nt

DEBUG_FLR_IMAGE_TIMESTAMP: 4d79996d

EXCEPTION_RECORD: fffff880061ea088 -- (.exr 0xfffff880061ea088)
ExceptionAddress: fffff8800141b11d (Ntfs+0x000000000000d11d)
ExceptionCode: c0000005 (Access violation)
ExceptionFlags: 00000000
NumberParameters: 2
Parameter[0]: 0000000000000000
Parameter[1]: ffffffffffffffff
Attempt to read from address ffffffffffffffff

CONTEXT: fffff880061e98f0 -- (.cxr 0xfffff880061e98f0)
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A:Random BSODs related to ntfs.sys and system kernel

  
Quote: Originally Posted by cvmm69


I've had several bsods a day for about a week now. They mostly occur when the system is left alone for even a few minutes, but also when i'm playing a game (mostly DooM 3). Sometimes they are caused by ntfs.sys, sometimes the system kernel itself (ntkrnlmp.exe) crashes. I've attached all the dump files from c:\windows\minidump here.

I've recently updated my pc, and before the upgrade it was running fine and stable. I'm guessing it has something to do with the parts i upgraded, which were my graphics card (from VTX3D Radeon HD 5670 to XFX Radeon HD 6850) and my memory (from two A-Data AD2800E001GOU to four A-DATA AD2U800B2G6-B model sticks)
System specs:

System: Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit
Motherboard: ASUS M2N
Processor: AMD Athlon X2 4200+
Memory: 4x A-DATA AD2U800B2G6-B 2GB DDR2 800MHz
Graphics Card: XFX Radeon HD 6850 Black Edition
HDD: Samsung Spinpoint F3 3,5" 1TB 7200RPM SATA2

Also, here is what windbg found out about my latest ntfs.sys related bsod:


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MODULE_NAME: Ntfs

FAULTING_MODULE: fffff80003066000 nt

DEBUG_FLR_IMAGE_TIMESTAMP: 4d79996d

EXCEPTION_RECORD: fffff880061ea088 -- (.exr 0xfffff880061ea088)
ExceptionAddress: fffff8800141b11d (Ntfs+0x000000000000d11d)
ExceptionCode: c0000005 (Access violation)
ExceptionFlags: 00000000
NumberParameters: 2
Parameter[0]: 0000000000000000
Parameter[1]: ffffffffffffffff
Attempt to read from address ffffffffffffffff

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RELEVANCY SCORE 56.4

I am having these random BSODs everytime. I've tried resetting my laptop on its factory defaults and still getting this random blue screens. I also tested my memory using Memtest with atleast 5 passes, NO errors reported. I used check disk many times.
I also tried sfc /scannow but it stopped at 45%.

Also I always get errors like "...has stopped working" from any apps.

I've tried updating all the drivers to the latest, still no help.

I've done 5x full recovery and still BSODs.

Please Help.

System Specs.
Asus A42D-r Laptop
1 year old
AMD Athlon II
2 GB Ram
1 GB ATI Mobility Radeon HD 5470
Windows 7 Home Premium x64 OEM

minidum attached..

A:Unknown Random BSODs- Freshly recovered system

It seems nobody here know's how to solve my problem..
Can anyone recommend a BETTER forum? I really need to fix my laptop.

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RELEVANCY SCORE 56

Hello all, not too long ago, I installed more memory to my system but results aren't as expected. I went from 16gb of trident x 2133 ddr3 in 2x8 configuration to 32gb of trident x 2133 ddr3 in 4x8 configuration. The system no boots a little slower and hangs up when opening browsers or folders ect. Any idea on what I should do? I replaced my motherboard today also to try and cure some bsods. IRQL, hardware errors, and memory management bsods plagued me. They would happen while gaming, right after boot up or watching youtube videos. Ran windows memory management and no errors were found. No bsod yet but this seem too good to be true. For some reason the system did not create any minidumps despite having them enabled. Motherboard is an msi 990fxa-gd80. Graphics card is an evga geforce gtx660ti

A:Windows 7 pro x64 16gb to 32gb, system hangs, random bsods

Not all mainboards will support running 4 sticks of RAM at the same speeds/timings as 2 sticks.

Drop back to more conservative speeds and timings.

Or, test your mem one/two sticks at a time!

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First of all I must apologize about my limited English. I'll try to do my best to explain my situation because I really need help. I usually prefer to look for solutions by myself, because I think it's a good way to learn, but this time is different: after hours reading posts and more posts I can't get rid of BSODs and I'm going mad.

I decided it was time to buil a new system and use the old one as an HTPC, so I bought all the parts three weeks ago and started. I always build my custom PCs, so I never imagined that this was going to be my worst nightmare. All the parts were brand new.

I started with a different graphics card instead of the one below: it was a XFX HD5670 1024Mb Heatpipe, new too. I wanted to use the 1TB HDDs together in a RAID 1 for my pictures, music and documents, and the 500 GB one only for OS, programs, downloads...

The first thing I did was to upgrade the BIOS to the last version (F6) from the motherboard manufacturer's site. Then I entered BIOS setup and enabled RAID for the SATA3 0/1/2/3 connectors of the AMD SB850 controller (1TB HDDs were connected to ports 0 and 2, and the 500GB HDD to port 5. My 2 optical drives were connected to the Gigabyte SATA controller ports). After save and reboot, I entered the RAID BIOS Setup utility and built the array. A new reboot and I started installing Windows from the DVD (it is an original retail DVD).

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A:New custom build system. 60+ clean installs. Always random BSODs.

Hi and welcome,

Do the followings...
- Boot into Safe Mode with Networking
- Uninstall the Display Drivers including Catalyst Control Center
- Use Driver Sweeper to sweep the traces of the driver Guru3D - Driver Sweeper
- Install the latest version ATI Radeon
- Reboot into normal mode

Dean

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

BugCheck 3D, {fffff8800b779fd0, 0, 0, fffff8800568b69d}

Probably caused by : atikmdag.sys ( atikmdag+4a69d )

Followup: MachineOwner
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4: kd> !analyze -v
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* Bugcheck Analysis *
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INTERRUPT_EXCEPTION_NOT_HANDLED (3d)
Arguments:
Arg1: fffff8800b779fd0
Arg2: 0000000000000000
Arg3: 0000000000000000
Arg4: fffff8800568b69d

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RELEVANCY SCORE 53.6

Hi

Its my first time here so if I make some mistakes, I'll apologize in advance.

To give a little bit of background before I get into the problem, I'm using a laptop (Lenovo Ideapad Z570 to be specific). I upgraded my OS to Win 10 in august but due to few missing drivers for certain components and other problems, I downgraded back to my original OS Win 7 home a few days back.

This just made things a lot more messy. Originally, my WiFi wasn't working (in Win 10) and the micro USB adapter I was using didn't have a driver for Win 10 either and it was causing a lot of BSOD (presumably). So I thought going back to Win 7 will fix that.

I had to re-install Smite (as I had removed it from my laptop prior to the upgrade) among other games and software and ever since then, whenever I load Smite, within a minute (say the time it takes to close the News window or open the login rewards page and redeem it) the laptop will have a BSOD. Most often it won't have the same error code though some are more frequent.

At first I thought it was a problem with my Laptop (maybe all those upgrade and downgrade screwed up my hardware, its after all a 4 year old Laptop), but the fact remains that I'm getting crashes only when Smite is involved. I was wondering if anyone here can help me out or shed some light on what is causing this. I'm really worried that this is a hardware problem because the laptop has started to make a lot of noise in the past few months (sounds like a fan as its ne... Read more

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