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Blue screen of death, Freezing, and black screen

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

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

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

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Preferred Solution: Blue screen of death, Freezing, and black screen

I recommend downloading and running Reimage. It's a computer repair tool that has been proven to identify and fix many Windows problems with a high level of success.

I've used it in the past to identify and fix everything from blue screens (BSOD's), ActiveX errors, corrupt files and processes, dll/exe/sys errors, recover lost memory, Windows update problems, defragging, malware removal etc.

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

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

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

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

Can anyone help?? Please?

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

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

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Hello.

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

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

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

Any ideas anyone?

Thanks very much for your help.
 

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

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

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

http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;EN-US;307545

Forum example of a successful recovery here:

http://forums.techguy.org/showthread.php?s=&threadid=195985
 

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

Dell xps m1430 laptop w/vista (32).

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

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

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

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

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

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Hi, I've been going through some problems with windows, I'll try to be the more clear and organized I can, let's start with my config and the symptoms I'm getting:PC Config:Core2Duo E6550GA P35 DS3 (rev.2.0)2x 1GB DDR2 800Mhz Kingston (in dual channel)GeForce 7200GS 256mb (512mb with turbo cache)HD321KJ Samsung Hard DriveSamsung SH-S203B DVD driveCorsair VX450W Power SupplyOS: Windows XP Pro x64 SP2 (I upgraded to sp2 just yesterday, before that I was running sp1)Symptoms: There are three types of symptoms, the most common is the pc simply restarting, note that I've already disabled the "automatically restart" in the system properties window and it keeps happening, other is the screen freezing, and then I have to restart it, and the last and less common is the famous Blue Screen of Death, also, but for only two times, instead of the freeze or the blue screen I got an empty black screen. All these types of crashes can happen independently of what I'm doing, It has happened while burning dvds with Nero, scanning with anti-virus, browsing the net, or even while I'm asleep and only the bittorrent client is up. Though, there is one peculiarity I think should be important, there's one program, the VirtualDubMod 1.5.10.2 (build 2540/release), which is used for various kinds of video manipulating jobs, that every time I'm enconding a video with it, there is a crash, and I'm convinced it's not only coincidence, cause I have tried a... Read more

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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Hello

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

A:Windows 7 Black Screen then Blue Screen of Death

The SFC.exe did not work either.

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Hello everyone.

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

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

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

Unmountable_Boot_Volume
Disable Bios Memory Options such as caching/shadowing

Tech info

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

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

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A:Black Screen of Death/Blue Screen of Death

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

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

http://www.sevenforums.com/crashes-debugging/96879-blue-screen-death-bsod-posting-instructions.html

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Hi, I am having several problems with my computer, wondering if I am infected with something? First noticed the computer running slowly. Then began freezing all the time. Then noticed that when I switch to a new internet page at times I notice a small black screen that will pop-up or flash on the page, but only for a second...almost like you'd get on a "run command" type scrren, if that makes sense. Also, I keep getting a security options failure. It seems this only comes after the computer freezes and I try to hit alt, control, delete to bring up task manager. I have tried to run Norton Anti-virus and spybot. I've used CCleaner to remove unnecessary files/clean. The virus software finds nothing unusual (usually some cookies with tracking, but no virus. Any ideas? Logfile of Trend Micro HijackThis v2.0.2Scan saved at 8:54:57 AM, on 8/19/2009Platform: Windows Vista (WinNT 6.00.1904)MSIE: Internet Explorer v7.00 (7.00.6000.16890)Boot mode: NormalRunning processes:C:\Program Files\Norton AntiVirus\Engine\16.5.0.134\ccSvcHst.exeC:\Windows\system32\taskeng.exeC:\Windows\system32\Dwm.exeC:\hp\support\hpsysdrv.exeC:\Windows\RtHDVCpl.exeC:\Program Files\HP\HP Software Update\hpwuSchd2.exeC:\Program Files\Java\jre1.6.0_01\bin\jusched.exeC:\Program Files\Common Files\Symantec Shared\PIF\{B8E1DD85-8582-4c61-B58F-2F227FCA9A0... Read more

A:Infected? Blue screen, black screen popping up in background, freezing and slow

Hello and welcome to Bleeping ComputerWe apologize for the delay in responding to your request for help. Here at Bleeping Computer we get overwhelmed at times, and we are trying our best to keep up. Please note that your topic was not intentionally overlooked. Our mission is to help everyone in need, but sometimes it takes just a little longer to get to every request for help. No one is ignored here.If you have since resolved the original problem you were having, we would appreciate you letting us know. If not please perform the following steps below so we can have a look at the current condition of your machine. If you have not done so, include a clear description of the problems you're having, along with any steps you may have performed so far.Upon completing the steps below another staff member will review and take the steps necessary with you to get your machine back in working order clean and free of malware.If you have already posted a DDS log, please do so again, as your situation may have changed.Use the 'Add Reply' and add the new log to this thread.Thanks and again sorry for the delay.We need to see some information about what is happening in your machine. Please perform the following scan:Download DDS by sUBs from one of the following links. Save it to your desktop.DDS.scrDDS.pifDouble click on the DDS icon, allow it to run.A small box will open, with an explaination about the tool. No input is needed, the scan is running.Notepad will open with the results.Foll... Read more

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Blue screen of death now just black screen...that features a blinking underscore icon....

The horror....the horror....

What have I done?

Anyone have any idea how to get my PC back running?

Cant run TSG Sysinfo obviously. The PC is running Windows XP 32 bit.

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All of a sudden, I get the Blue Screen of Death, then when I restart computer the screen stays black, even though its running. Any help would really be appreciated.

A:Blue Screen of Death Then Black Screen

If you can get to the F8 screen, try last known good configuration option. If can't reach that screen, pretty soon regular BC techs will appear, follow their advice, you can't go wrong.

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At least 3 times today, I have gotten the Blue Screen of Death. I don't see anything on it that lists a problem. When computer starts up, it doesn't even get to the "Starting Windows" part, its just a black screen. I have looked and Googled and can't find any help with this problem. Has anyone had this happen to them? PLEASE HELP!

A:Blue Screen of Death Followed by Black Screen

Hello and welcome BeachGadog see this
Troubleshooting Windows 7 Failure to Boot

PS Some system specs would be helpful too mate
System Info - See Your System Specs

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Let me start at the beginning of my current saga.

1. I received a blue screen of death about 4 months ago, the first time I had ever received one before. I restarted my computer and everything has been fine since then.

2. More often than not, I close my laptop at the end of the night and let it hibernate, only shutting it down every once in a while or restarting for windows update. Last night, I opened my laptop and had a few Chrome tabs open, as per usual, and everything was fine. Then for some reason everything froze. A freeze that locked everything up. I want to attribute this to windows update reminding me to restart after my previous update. I proceeded to force shut down and restart, then the black screen of death hit me. Just the mouse on the pitch black screen. Prior to the initial black screen of death, a popup occurred wanting me to end the process of "Windows Operating System" if memory serves. Since the computer is frozen, rarely can I click cancel on this. (Note: this popup will continue to happen later on)

3. I did a system restore to the first previous date at the F8 screen upon startup. It was successful but same result. I attempted further system restore points to the 3 other restore points but they all failed.

4. Several attempts to boot into Safe Mode were unsuccessful. Further attempts to boot into the regular startup resulted in being stuck at the Black Screen of Death.

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A:Black Screen of Death combined with desktop freezing

Also, when the Black Screen of Death occurs, no keys work. Not ctrl-alt-del. Not shift 5 times. Holding the power button to shut down is the only thing to do.

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Hey guys

been having this probelm for awhile now, solved it for a while by dedusting my comp but its happening more and more now, ive uploaded what u required. have to hold down the power button to solve it.

Windows 7 was installed witht he comp over a year ago now

A:blue screen (well black) of death

  
Quote: Originally Posted by Ravendude


Hey guys

been having this probelm for awhile now, solved it for a while by dedusting my comp but its happening more and more now, ive uploaded what u required. have to hold down the power button to solve it.

Windows 7 was installed witht he comp over a year ago now


First I would remove Symantec. A known cause of BSOD's and 2 years old. Then update the following


Code:
PxHlpa64.sys 3/12/2008 9:58:17 PM fffff880`010d9000 fffff880`010e4d00 0x0000bd00 0x47d88a39
e1y62x64.sys 6/12/2009 9:16:42 PM fffff880`04224000 fffff880`0426d000 0x00049000 0x4a32fdfa
ccHPx64.sys 6/19/2009 7:28:39 PM fffff880`040cf000 fffff880`04162000 0x00093000 0x4a3c1f27
SymIMv.sys 6/22/2009 7:11:56 PM fffff880`02c8a000 fffff880`02c95000 0x0000b000 0x4a400fbc
SRTSPX64.SYS 6/22/2009 10:47:54 PM fffff880`02de0000 fffff880`02df4000 0x00014000 0x4a40425a
SYMEFA64.SYS 6/23/2009 5:52:39 PM fffff880`01072000 fffff880`010d9000 0x00067000 0x4a414ea7
SYMEVENT64x86.SYS 6/24/2009 4:19:12 PM fffff880`02d20000 fffff880`02d56000 0x00036000 0x4a428a40
SYMTDI.SYS 7/6/2009 8:28:48 PM fffff880`02cd4000 fffff880`02d20000 0x0004... Read more

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I dont know if i should call this blue or black screen of death.  What happens is that when i try to boot up my computer i cannot load up my desktop.  I get the welcome screen and the sound that the desktop is up but my screen then immediately goes to black.  My system the restarts and im able to load up in safe mode with networking.
 
 
OS - Windows 7· 32 bit· Is the OS is a full retail version· Age of system- 2 years· Age of OS installation- 2 years ago· CPU- i5 4670k· Video Card- nvidia gtx 780ti
Desktop
 
I was able to perform the sysnative file collection app however when I tried to perform the perfmon /report in cmd prompt another window popped up.

A:Black/Blue Screen of Death

Hi. . .
 
The bugcheck on all 4 dumps was 0x116 - video driver was unable to reset within 30 seconds.
 
Probable cause was listed as NVIDIA video -

nvlddmkm.sys Thu Mar 03 04:14:37 2016 (56D8007D)

https://www.sysnative.com/drivers/driver.php?id=nvlddmkm.sys
 
Update the driver. If BSODs continue, roll the driver back to a prior version.
 
If BSODs continue after that, test the video card - https://www.sysnative.com/forums/hardware-tutorials/3907-furmark-display-card-stress-test.html
 
You may also have to swap the video card out even if the results of Furmark were favorable.
 
Regards. . .
 
jcgriff2

Loading Dump File [C:\Users\PalmDesert\_jcgriff2_\dbug\__Kernel__\030716-14804-01.dmp]
Built by: 7601.19135.amd64fre.win7sp1_gdr.160121-1718
Debug session time: Mon Mar 7 13:12:40.703 2016 (UTC - 5:00)
System Uptime: 0 days 0:33:03.874
*** WARNING: Unable to verify timestamp for nvlddmkm.sys
*** ERROR: Module load completed but symbols could not be loaded for nvlddmkm.sys
Probably caused by : nvlddmkm.sys ( nvlddmkm+162584 )
DEFAULT_BUCKET_ID: GRAPHICS_DRIVER_TDR_FAULT
BUGCHECK_STR: 0x116
PROCESS_NAME: System
FAILURE_BUCKET_ID: X64_0x116_IMAGE_nvlddmkm.sys
Bugcheck code 00000116
Arguments fffffa80`0cb94010 fffff880`07843584 00000000`00000000 00000000`0000000d
BiosVersion = 1007
BiosReleaseDate = 05/17/2013
SystemManufacturer = ASUS
SystemProductName = All Series
MaxSpeed: 3400
CurrentSpeed: 3405
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Vista 32, upgraded, a HP Pavilion Slimline. May have been a bit slow in shutdown and locked up in desktop screen. I pulled the plug to shut off. I later restarted and got a blue screen with no response to keystrokes. I found in win 95 or 98 days that if you leave a blue screen on long enough the starting screen may become up.

In this case on restart I got a black screen with nothing happening. I tried a basic downloaded boot disk. No response on several tries. No way to determine what the specific problem is except that whatever procedures are listed here tend to assume there will be a response to a proper type of disk. Quite a few disk developers recovery say they can boot whatever you have. Norton, which works closely with Win has a utility to beat open a non-responding computer. However something must be able to find the stopping point and with a dead screen I don't know what type or whose disk to use.

So which recovery path do I take first?

A:Blue and then Black screen of death!

Welcome
Start here:
Create a recovery disc using another computer.
If you create a recovery DVD, you may be able to boot to recovery options
Create Recovery DVD.
Hard Disc Controller must be set to IDE in BIOS and Bios must be set to boot from the CD Boot Priority - Change

The Vista recovery disk is used to boot Vista when it won't boot - to run Startup Repair, System Restore, access a Command Line, Recover using a Vista Backup Image, etc.
System Recovery Options. Choose an option tht will not cause you to lose your stuff.

If Vista will not start now, boot the Recovery CD to run Startup Repair which automates System Restore as well as numerous other tests including System File Checker which can repair system files which are not corrupted beyond repair.

If Vista still will not start, try booting into Safe Mode to run sfc /scannow to repair System files.
Special Thanks Given to Seven Forums.




Below is a bulletin distributed by MS to explain the start up procedure when Windows will not boot.
Startup Repair. Startup Repair is a Windows recovery tool that can fix certain problems, such as missing or damaged system files, that might prevent Windows from starting. Startup Repair is located on the System Recovery Options menu, which is on the Windows Vista installation disc. If your computer has preinstalled recovery options, it might also be stored on your computer's hard disk. For more information, see Startup Repair: frequently asked questions and What are t... Read more

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I turned my computer off when it was taking a long time to shut down and now I'm paying the price.

When I try to load regularly I get a Blue Screen of Death--screenshot attached.

The system them automatically restarts and gives me the option to start normally or launch windows repair. If i do the former, it goes BSOD and loops back to where I started.

If I choose the later, the system loads the files, then shows the windows logo, but them goes to the Black Screen of Death, i.e. a black screen with an over-sized mouse.

I've have search for suggestion, and tried most of them, but simple tech moves (unless I missed something) do not seem to work.

What can I do?

A:Blue AND Black Screen of death

The Repair choice should have given you options, not loaded Windows. Did you give the black screen with the arrow a good five minutes just in case?

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Hey all,
Im not really sure how or why its happening, might be a virus but i cant get onto Windows, it either blue screens or locks up within a few seconds of logging on. I can boot into safe mode, and i've uninstalled the nvidia graphics driver, and reinstalled with the CD i got with it.

I've already done a malwarebytes, AVG and avast scan in safe mode. An avast boot scan. Last known good configuration, and diagnostic startup. Also I cant do a sfc scan, says "could not initiate a scan of protected files....RPC Server not available" ?

Specs
Intel Quad Core Q6600
2GB Corsair XMS2 6400 800MHz
Asus P5N-E SLI
Nvidia 8600GTS 256MB (Xpertvision)

Please if you know how to help, please post! Im in deep trouble at the momment :( Thank you!


Hijackthis log (from safe mode - if needed)

Logfile of Trend Micro HijackThis v2.0.2
Scan saved at 19:30:37, on 05/09/2009
Platform: Windows XP SP3 (WinNT 5.01.2600)
MSIE: Internet Explorer v8.00 (8.00.6001.18702)
Boot mode: Safe mode

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\ctfmon.exe
C:\Program Files\Alwil Software\Avast4\ashSimp2.exe
C:\Program Files\NoAdware\NoAdware5.exe
C:\WINDOWS\explorer.exe
C:\Program Files\Trend Micro\HijackThis\HijackThis.exe

R0 - HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main,Start Page = http://www.google.co.uk
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A:Blue screen (of death) and windows freezing

Oh and i cant get onto device manager anymore... Dont know why, and i cant enable plug and play service, weird

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Hi everyone.

I need some serious help. Recently, my computer has begun to either freeze or go to the Blue Screen of Death. When I restart the computer one of two things will happen. Either the computer will boot up normally and then go to the Grub Multi-Boot screen (multiple hard-drives: Windows XP, Suse Linux 9.1) OR the computer will do all of the pre-load checks and then the screen will remain black with only "Grub" being displayed. Once this comes up, the only thing that I can do is press ctrl-alt-del to restart the computer and hope that it works normally. So far, it seems completely random whether my computer will load properly or if it will go to this screen.

While my computer was running, I was able to run a Spybot-S&D Scan and schedule an Avast! Antivirus Bootscan which retrospectively found three adaware files and 1 virus. They have been deleted. I also was able to use Crapcleaner to clean the computer and perform a couple of registry fixes as well as using another seperate registry cleaner.

One more thing to mention, twice, while running an Adaware scan, the computer has bolloxed up - Once to the BSOD and once freezing. However, before it froze on the second attempt, it did find one problem with a registry key. Just thought that might be the problem...

(Two recent installations - Elder Scrolls 4: Oblivion AND PowerISO. I thought that PowerISO might have done something to the boot by creating a Virtual Drive [bit of a blank area for me so sorr... Read more

A:Grub, Freezing And The Blue Screen Of Death!

Could you give the exact error message posted on the BSOD?

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So I keep getting the blue screen Power State Failure which I am sure you are all aware of. It's happening a lot to me, and it really needs to go away it's causing my computer to be incredibly slow. The help would be greatly appreciated because I have a project due at the end of the day today (it's Friday here) and my computer freezes up all the time and sits a black screen for 15 minutes then show the Blue Screen of Death... It's insanely frustrating.

Here's the information...

? Windows 7
? x64
? What was original installed OS on system -
Os Name: Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium
OS Version: 6.1.7600 N/A Build 7600
OS Manufacturer: Microsoft Corporation
OS Configuration: Standalone Workstation
OS Build Type: Multiprocessor Free
? Is the OS an OEM version (came pre-installed on system) or full retail version (YOU purchased it from retailer)? - OEM version (I believe)
? Age of system (hardware) - 11/4/2011, 1:36:27 AM to 7/24/2010, 3:12:06 PM, so about a year and 3 months
? Age of OS installation - have you re-installed the OS? - I don't believe so
? CPU - Laptop

? Video Card - ? what it came with probably

? MotherBoard - AMD Turion(tm) II Dual-Core Mobile M500

? Power Supply - brand & wattage - Not sure :(

. System Manufacturer - TOSHIBA

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A:Blue Screen of Death and Freezing... Great

is this a laptop

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Hello,

I used this forum recently a few months ago to solve a computer issue I'd been having with the blue screen of death and am so thankful for the help I received. Unfortunately, I am having a similar-ish issue again and am hoping for the same luck and can find the solution.

I have a Dell Inspiron E1505, running XP.

Basically, when I open my firefox or internet explorer, I can't use it for more than 10 minutes without my computer freezing. Everything is frozen, task bar, start button, the time, everything. My mouse works but I cannot click on anything.

This began shortly after I noticed that the Browser Highlighter had been unknowingly installed to my computer when it was attached to a Skype update. I removed the Browser Highlighter and the Skype add-on from firefox. That same day, I downloaded the latest firefox update. Since then, every time I use my internet (and a few times without using the internet at all), my computer just completely freezes up. I am forced to hold the start button down to do a restart. This problem continued and I scanned for viruses using AVG and Malwarebytes. Both scans said my computer was clean, but something is seriously wrong. After one restart I got the blue screen of death with an error that said Driver_IRQW_NOT_LESS_OR_EQUAL. I scanned again for viruses to no avail. As a last resort before posting here, I tried a system restore back to before I downloaded the skype and firefox updates. The restore failed, saying that it could... Read more

A:Need help!!! Blue Screen of Death / Computer freezing often

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Hello.
I have problem with my PC.
When I used win10 I had problem when I used vegas and premiere.
After 5-10 mins of using my screen went black and I had to restart (I also heard buzzing sound like noisy fridge).
Example: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CF9Pvdsz0UM?t=3m8s (But mine was in loop)
It was happening all the time...
So I decided to move back to win7.
1st installation - something wrong with update... mouse and keyboard not working after updating software for my mobo/cpu or something...
So I installed it 2nd time... everything was fine this time (not for long).
After 2-3 days my screen was going black in random moments. My mouse was freaking out too... it was drifting on screen. (I think that origin was the problem... reinstalled and now its ok)
And some apps were crashing on startup (but they were working after installing). Sometimes they are working but after restart they crash again.
It stopped for few days. Now it came back...
I restarted my PC because screen went black and after opening chrome it went black again (about 20-30s after watching video on youtube).
So I restarted again, again and again... (about 5-6 times)
I was so pissed that I had to cool down in other room.
I started my PC again and now I'm here on this forum... please help :(

Btw. Sorry for my english (I'm not native speaker)
Specs:
Z170a g43 plus,
corsair vs 650W,
i5 6600K + Fortis 3,
MSI r9 390,
The rest is not important imo.

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Yo, I recently made a post called blue screen of death, heh,excuse moir, that wasnt my problem, i got confused. So here we go again. I have very common crashes with my pc mostly when I play JKA , it just crashes and this comes out. aaah, Have I uploaded the pic? I think i have, so any ideas?
 

A:Black screen of blue letters- DEATH

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Hello.
I have problem with my PC.
When I used win10 I had problem when I used vegas and premiere.
After 5-10 mins of using my screen went black and I had to restart (I also heard buzzing sound like noisy fridge).
Example: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CF9Pvdsz0UM?t=3m8s (But mine was in loop)
It was happening all the time...
So I decided to move back to win7.
1st installation - something wrong with update... mouse and keyboard not working after updating software for my mobo/cpu or something...
So I installed it 2nd time... everything was fine this time (not for long).
After 2-3 days my screen was going black in random moments. My mouse was freaking out too... it was drifting on screen. (I think that origin was the problem... reinstalled and now its ok)
And some apps were crashing on startup (but they were working after installing). Sometimes they are working but after restart they crash again.
It stopped for few days. Now it came back...
I restarted my PC because screen went black and after opening chrome it went black again (about 20-30s after watching video on youtube).
So I restarted again, again and again... (about 5-6 times)
I was so pissed that I had to cool down in other room.
I started my PC again and now I'm here on this forum... please help :(

Btw. Sorry for my english (I'm not native speaker)
Specs:
Z170a g43 plus,
corsair vs 650W,
i5 6600K + Fortis 3,
MSI r9 390,
The rest is not important imo.

PS: If you want some more info please say... Read more

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I'm quite sure that if i get one more memory dump i'm going to throw this unit out my very high, my very, very high window.

Ok, I am so frustrated (like most people who turn to forums) I've got the old "black and white game trying to run on xp home" problem. I've tried all the patches and compadability changes, and here's the thing. when i get to patch 1.2, it says i'm not running the right version of the game and it's not compatible. what's the most weird is that when i try to get the 1.1 patch installed (the patch that CAME on the disk) it says the same thing.
when i run the game, it goes to startup, then poof with the blue screen of death. I've attempted BIOS updates, driver updates.....NOTHING is working. not even creature isle (Which is said to be xp compatible) will work. I just want to play my game! thanks for your time and help

amd athalon 1.2g
ati rage mobility
VIA AC '97
 

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ok so about 2 months ago i got the blue screen of death, i kept an eye on my computer to see if it happened again and it didnt for around a month. I thought it musn't be a big problem since there was a decent time frame between them, anyway another month and today i got the blue screen of death again in the middle of watching a movie. it restarted and when i logged in it froze on the welcome screen, i restarted again in safe mode with networking so i ask you guys if you have any idea whats going on!! i would take it into the shop but im a bit strapped for cash at the moment and was wondering if there are some diagnostics i can run myself?

any help is really appreciated thanx :)

p.s. im running windows 7

A:blue screen of death/freezing (Moved from Vista/7)

Hi damo125,

Could you also give us your full system specs as well. If you are unsure what your specs are, download and run Speccy, then when it's generated the information (about 10 seconds) go File>Save as text file, and attach that as well.

Could you also tell us what PSU (Powers Supply Unit) you have and what wattage it is. To find this out, turn off the computer and open it up and look for a label on it. It should tell you the make and wattage there.

Another thing you should also do is to run a test on your RAM sticks with memtest86+ There are two ways to run the test, either from a CD or USB. You will need to burn the ISO to a CD and then boot to the CD and run at least 7 passes on each stick and in each slot (only the ones that are being used). There is an auto-installer for doing it via USB (again, you will have to change the boot order to boot to the USB if you choose this method)

Both downloads can be found halfway down the page. The reason that you should run it on one stick at a time, is so, if there is a fault with one of the sticks, then it's easy to figure out which one it is.

Can you check you Device Manager for any warnings (yellow exclamation points)
Right click on 'My Computer' and select 'Manage'. In the Computer Management window, select 'Device Manager' on the left and look for any warning signs.

You could also try to run a chkdsk /r.

1] First way Windows Key+R and type CMD and hit Enter. At the command prompt type 'chkdsk /r... Read more

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Hi, I'm usually good with dealing with my own computer problems but this month has been terrible.About a month ago I started up my computer and within a few seconds a screen popped up that said the computer needed to shutdownand was proceeded by a 60 second countdown which shut down the computer. This happened every time I started it up. I tried various things to fix it.Eventually I reset my computer to "last know good configuration" and that seemed to fix it.However about a week later another virus or perhaps the same one showed itself.This one randomly created noises on my computer. It was the same sounds as the side advertisements on many websites.The sounds of a farmyard for one of those farming games or a space battle.It also created the sound that's made when a folder is opened up randomly while nothing was running.Just as with the previous problem I ran virus checks like avg and avira and it found nothing.So i ended up using "last know good configuration again"That fixed the annoying advertisement sounds but the clicking stayed. I also noticed that sometimes my window would be deselected and if I was in full screen it popped out of it.When this happens If i alt + tab I says a internet explorer window is open listening a advertisement site.However if i try to select it, it vanishes.I figured I could live with that but the computer started acting strange and eventually it started freezing. It even froze once at the login screen where i enter m... Read more

A:xp-ie popups, computer freezing and blue screen of death

Hi,Welcome to Bleeping Computer. My name is m0le and I will be helping you with your log.Please subscribe to this topic, if you haven't already. You can subscribe by clicking the Options box to the right of your topic title and selecting Track This Topic.Please avoid installing/uninstalling or updating any programs and attempting any unsupervised fixes or scans. This can make helping you impossible.Please reply to this post so I know you are there.The forum is busy and we need to have replies as soon as possible. If I haven't had a reply after 3 days I will bump the topic and if you do not reply by the following day after that then I will close the topic.Once I receive a reply then I will return with your first instructions.Thanks

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dxgkrnl.sys

102610-14211-01.dmp 10/26/2010 10:54:52 AM 0x00000116 fffffa80`09f6f4e0 fffff880`04948d0c ffffffff`c00000b5 00000000`0000000a dxgkrnl.sys dxgkrnl.sys+5cef8 x64 C:\Windows\Minidump\102610-14211-01.dmp 8 15 7600

i have windows 7 home premium 64bit, gtx 460 graphics card, all updated nvidia drivers and directx 11

A:windows freezing, restarting with the blue screen of death

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

dxgkrnl.sys is a component of DirectX, update DirectX9: Download details: DirectX End-User Runtime Web Installer

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Hello,

I've got a problem with Internet Explorer. It keeps freezing in the middle of loading a site. Sometimes it coming back to life after a while, other times it just sits there lieing dead. Also, Zone Alarm Pro (3.x) says that IE is connecting to the internet. If I click 'Stop' on Zone Alarm (which stops all connections to the web) the computer immediatly displays a dark blue screen of death (for a split second) and then resets itself.

Has anyone experienced the same?

I'm running;
Windows 2000
AMD 2200
Abit AT7-Max2
512mb RAM
80gb Maxtor
Verto GeForce4 Ti4600
52xCD
48x12x48x Artec
....er....anything else?

I use ZoneAlarm Pro 3.something, Norton Anti-Virus 2002, IE 6.

Thanks for your help

Spu
 

A:Internet Explorer, freezing & the blue screen of death

Have you tried Uninstalling Z/A and then attempting to go on line?... It's worth a fresh attempt at reinstalling it.... and you be sure to disable the Nortons 2002 while Z/A installs in the system.

I'm not familiar with Z/A Pro but if its anything like The freebie version you should be able to determine if Explorer is connecting ...

If you can connect without Z/A then you can figure the problem is in the firewall

Is your NAV 2002 able to connect and Update definitions?

DS
 

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Has anyone seen anything like attached photos? Done multiple google searches and nothing useful has turned up.

The computer is a XP x86 system with onboard graphics, motherboard has already been replaced. Don't know where to turn next.

Any help much appreciated.
 

A:Black screen of death with weird blue symbols

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Hi,
I've been putting this off, why, I don't know, maybe because my computer is 10 years old and I think it's just history, but I guess it's worth a shot.
 
It's a Dell Dimension 2350, running Win XP SP3 Home Edition, I purchased in 2003.
It's been giving me the blue scree of death with the following information:
Checking file system on c:
The type of the file system is NTFS.
One of your disks needs to be checked for consistiney.  You may cancel the disk check, but it is strongly recommended that you continue.
Windows will now check the disk.
CHKDSK is verifying files (stage 1 of 3)
File verification completed.
CHKDSK is verifying indexes (stage 2 of 3)
Index verification completed
CHKDSK is verifying security descriptors (stage 3 of 3)
Security verification completed
100%
 
After that is scrolls so fast I can't tell you what it said, but it booted on up like normal.
 
Another problem I've been having is when I'm on a website like Target and I click on a item listed on the right side of the page I don't get what I want to look at, I get redirected to a site that reads "freeze" something or the other, so I "x" out of there quickly.
 
Also, I can be online in my email, open another site, have my documents folder open, and the computer freezes up and the only way to get things going again is to shut the tower down, wait a minute and start up again.  It's getting really frustrating trying to stay online or to do things in my documents.
 
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A:Think I'm Infected, Getting Redirected, Blue Screen of Death, Computer Freezing

Hi, It sounds like to me your hard drive may be going bad.  Lets try a test to find out for sure. If you have any questions about this process PLEASE ask before you proceed with the test. Please read and reread this in detail before you start, if you have any questions please ask!!Please click the DOWNLOAD link on this Page, under the pic of a HDDSave it to and unzip it to your desktopOpen the app and select your drive under "Drive#"Click the little drive above the top information boxPick "Extended Test" and then startThis test will take a while with larger drivesNOTE:  DO NOT select Write Zeros in the last box or you WILL lose all of your data!!  Please be careful and double check what you pick!!!! 

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Hi there,
Im running Microsoft Security Essentials.
It's been telling me that I have something "trojan" backdoor virus thing..
I got no clue what that is..

Security Essentials calls it "Backdoor:Win32/Smadow" and says it's very harmfull and active.. I press "remove", and it'll still be there..

It's localized like this:
C:\Windows\assembly\GAC_32\Desktop.ini

Thats the infected file.

I cannot gain access to the "GAC_32" folder nor the desktop.ini file..
Security Essentials cannot remove it either - well, atleast, it says it removed it, but realy, it didnt, because if I reboot my computer (or it crashes)the virus seems to be there again.

I believe this Virus is the cause of the following errors:
My computer randomly freezes and cannot be fixed any other way than rebooting
My computer randomly crashes into a blue screen of death
My computer randomly reboots

A:Blue screen of death, random reboots, computer freezing..

Hello,And welcome to BleepingComputer.com, before we can assist you with your question of: Am I infected? You will need to perform the following tasks and post the logs of each if you can.Malwarebytes Anti-MalwareNOTEMalwarebytes is now offering a free trial of their program, if you want to accept it you will need to enter some billing information, so that at the end of the trial you would be charged the cost of the product. Please decline this offer, if you are unable to provide billing information. If you want to try it out, then provide the billing information.Please download Malwarebytes Anti-Malware and save it to your desktop.Download Link 1Download Link 2MBAM may "make changes to your registry" as part of its disinfection routine. If using other security programs that detect registry changes (ie Spybot's Teatimer), they may interfere or alert you. Temporarily disable such programs or permit them to allow the changes.Make sure you are connected to the Internet.Double-click on mbam-setup.exe to install the application.
For instructions with screenshots, please refer to the How to use Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware Guide.When the installation begins, follow the prompts and do not make any changes to default settings.When installation has finished, make sure you leave both of these checked:Update Malwarebytes' Anti-MalwareLaunch Malwarebytes' Anti-MalwareThen click Finish.MBAM will automatically start and you will be asked to update the program bef... Read more

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only one thing got removed from step one,
step two the panda software server was too busy and wouldn't work.
step three locks up during scans
step four will not allow an update, locks up during download

Logfile of Trend Micro HijackThis v2.0.0 (BETA)
Scan saved at 10:38:05 PM, on 4/11/2008
Platform: Windows Vista (WinNT 6.00.1904)
Boot mode: Normal

Running processes:
C:\Windows\system32\taskeng.exe
C:\Windows\system32\Dwm.exe
C:\Windows\Explorer.EXE
C:\Program Files\Windows Defender\MSASCui.exe
C:\Program Files\Motorola\SMSERIAL\sm56hlpr.exe
C:\Program Files\Synaptics\SynTP\SynTPEnh.exe
C:\Windows\RtHDVCpl.exe
C:\Program Files\Intel\Intel Matrix Storage Manager\IAAnotif.exe
C:\Program Files\HP\QuickPlay\QPService.exe
C:\Program Files\Hewlett-Packard\HP Quick Launch Buttons\QLBCTRL.exe
C:\Program Files\Hewlett-Packard\HP Wireless Assistant\HPWAMain.exe
C:\Program Files\Hewlett-Packard\HP Wireless Assistant\WiFiMsg.exe
C:\Program Files\HP\HP Software Update\hpwuSchd2.exe
C:\Program Files\Java\jre1.6.0\bin\jusched.exe
C:\Program Files\iTunes\iTunesHelper.exe
C:\Program Files\Trend Micro\RUBotted\TMRUBottedTray.exe
C:\Program Files\Common Files\Real\Update_OB\realsched.exe
C:\Windows\System32\igfxtray.exe
C:\Windows\System32\hkcmd.exe
C:\Windows\System32\igfxpers.exe
C:\Windows\system32\igfxsrvc.exe
C:\Program Files\Trend Micro\Internet Security\UfSeAgnt.exe
C:\Program Files\Webroot\Spy Sweeper\SpySweeperUI.exe
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A:Hijack this: laptop freezing & shutting down, blue screen of death

i hate to bump before seventy two hours, but with finals approaching, i need this lap top running :(

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I had my first blue screen of death a few hours ago while playing counter-strike go. I have no idea what caused it and I'm worried about my pc. Every now and then my display will go black, I'm not sure why that is. Even during games it will happen. That happens after my pc has been on for a while, at least 8 hours. I haven't cleaned it in months, and I've had it for nearly 2 and a half years.

Haven't installed anything at all today. Haven't installed any hardware in the past two years.

My specs:

Windows 7 64 bit home premium
AMD Phenom II Quad-core processor clocked at 3.82ghz
HIS Radeon 6950
Corsair PSU 750w
Gigabyte motherboard
16gb ram


What the blue screen looked like:

My graphics overdrive settings on the AMD catalyst were:
750MHz with fan control at 69%.

I now have 500MHz with fan control at 100% because I'm thinking it was a heat issue. The highest temperature I saw for my graphics card went up to 70 degrees while I was running CSGO in windowed mode. My PC crashed and restarted almost a week ago while I was running CSGO, and 3 weeks ago my pc did it around 3 or 4 times while I was running GTA IV.

Help me out please. Thanks in advance

A:Had a blue screen of death, image goes black every once in a while, numerous problems

Moved to Bsod's please follow the instructions here http://www.techsupportforum.com/foru...ta-452654.html

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Hi, I am going through some problems with my system dying on me, and was hoping to get a second opinion by having someone look over my system information.

I built my system about 6 months ago my spec are

AMD Phenom II 1100T 3.3gh

MSI 890FXA-GD65 Motherboard

Corsair Vengeance memory 8G

HIS IceQ Radeon HD 6850

Rosewill 80 plus Bronze series 1000W

Bigfoot 2100 Network gaming card

SATA II 1TB harddrive

I have been getting random hard crash of my system where the screen goes out and the system is hard crashed(ctrl+alt+del, alt+f4, pushing the restart/power button, nothing works) only by turning the power supply shut off I can restart the system. It only crashes when my computer need some more power, such as playing games (Skyrim), or some thing that requires more graphic intensive work.

I have ran PC burning test on the system and it passed without any issues. I have been monitoring temperatures consistently and average temperature for the all the CPU cores combined is 25 C or so. the GPU averages at 33 C at idle highest I have seen it go while running OCCT GPU test was 65C.

So far I have narrowed it down(in my opinion, not an expert) to either my GPU or my power supply. The computer shop I took it to for second opinion couldn't find anything wrong with the system except for the fact it crashes. PSU voltage was fine apprently but it still failed one of their PSU test and when I run OCCT PSU test it causes hard crash, similar to the crash but not as severe since t... Read more

A:Black not blue screen of death when system under moderate load

  
Quote: Originally Posted by J12y89


Hi, I am going through some problems with my system dying on me, and was hoping to get a second opinion by having someone look over my system information.

I built my system about 6 months ago my spec are

AMD Phenom II 1100T 3.3gh

MSI 890FXA-GD65 Motherboard

Corsair Vengeance memory 8G

HIS IceQ Radeon HD 6850

Rosewill 80 plus Bronze series 1000W

Bigfoot 2100 Network gaming card

SATA II 1TB harddrive

I have been getting random hard crash of my system where the screen goes out and the system is hard crashed(ctrl+alt+del, alt+f4, pushing the restart/power button, nothing works) only by turning the power supply shut off I can restart the system. It only crashes when my computer need some more power, such as playing games (Skyrim), or some thing that requires more graphic intensive work.

I have ran PC burning test on the system and it passed without any issues. I have been monitoring temperatures consistently and average temperature for the all the CPU cores combined is 25 C or so. the GPU averages at 33 C at idle highest I have seen it go while running OCCT GPU test was 65C.

So far I have narrowed it down(in my opinion, not an expert) to either my GPU or my power supply. The computer shop I took it to for second opinion couldn't find anything wrong with the system except for the fact it crashes. PSU voltage was fine apprently but it still failed one of their PSU test and when I run OCCT PSU t... Read more

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I did a Windows Update. My computer was fine for a few minutes, then the blue screen appeared. My son quickly turned off power to my computer. He said the blue screen indicated that I was losing physical memory...When I started up my computer several minutes later, it got me to the user accounts screen. I decided to watch and wait, and again the blue screen popped up. Again, my son turned off power to computer...After several minutes, another attempt was made to start up the computer...All that came up were black screens...First the BIOS screen with the energy star appears, then goes black, then a black troubleshooting screen saying "We are sorry for your inconvenience..." with a count down clock of 25 seconds. This cycle of BIOS screen and troubleshooting screen repeats, until I again turn off the computer manually. This has happened before. It was solved by me getting so frustrated that I stored the computer until I could decide what to do. I just recently pulled it out of storage, and, lo and behold, it was up and running again...until today. Any suggestions? Also, the video card keeps popping out whenever I move the tower. Should I replace the computer case or junk the tower and start all over again?
 

A:After windows update, blue screen of death, then alternating black screens

Thank you for viewing my thread. Unfortunately, no one has replied since posting the threat, so I have gone elsewhere.

zerosmommy
 

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Thanks to boopme for your help already. As you requested, I followed the preparation guidelines with the exception of backing anything up because the computer freezes too often, and I have hundreds of thousands of photos (avg. 10mb each) that would take days to copy.

My laptop has been running really slow lately and freezing up to the point I have to restart, and the process repeats. This morning, I got a message saying that I may be a victim of software counterfeiting. I tried running the sfc /scannow, but it freezes at 34% and it tells me Windows Resource Protection could not perform the requested operation. A couple of weeks ago, I ran a few different scans - AdAware, Malwarebytes, and Avast - none of those found anything. Spybot did detect Babylon Toolbar, and I thought it was removed, but upon running that scan again this morning, it's still there. I have also seen the blue screen of death several times over the past month, and again this morning.

I lost my mother Monday morning, and have hundreds of photos of her on my laptop that I am terrified of losing before I get the chance to back them up.

I am attaching the DDS file:

DDS (Ver_2012-11-20.01) - NTFS_AMD64
Internet Explorer: 9.0.8112.16455
Run by Tammy at 12:48:43 on 2012-11-23
Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 6.1.7601.1.1252.1.1033.18.3559.2100 [GMT -5:00]
.
AV: avast! Antivirus *Enabled/Updated* {2B2D1395-420B-D5C9-657E-930FE358FC3C}
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A:Laptop slow & freezing, blue screen of death, software counterfeiting window

Hi,Welcome to Bleeping Computer. My name is m0le and I will be helping you with your log.Please subscribe to this topic, if you haven't already. Click the Watch This Topic button at the top on the right.

Please avoid installing/uninstalling or updating any programs and attempting any unsupervised fixes or scans. This can make helping you impossible.

Please reply to this post so I know you are there.The forum is busy and we need to have replies as soon as possible. If I haven't had a reply after 3 days I will bump the topic and if you do not reply by the following day after that then I will close the topic.Once I receive a reply then I will return with your first instructions.Thanks

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My Computer recently has been Blue Screening so i factory reset it however it continues to randomly every hour or so freeze everything (cursor still moves) followed by a black screen (cursor still showing and moving). At some times it also instead just Blue Screens than restarts my PC. Help would be awesome I attached a BSOD report

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I can play MOH in single player with no problems and I can play in multiplayer with no problem, however when I exit the game from the multiplayer mode my computer will blue screen crash. Now I have Black Ops and my computer will freeze, stutter, and lock up to the point I have to hard crash my computer and when I put the latetest video driver the in-game screen will not fill up my wide screen monitor no matter what I do and I still get the freezes, stutters, and have to either hard crash or if I get lucky enough to exit out of it then it will blue screen crash. I was able to play single player ok this morning but when I tried multi-player I again had to hard crash my computer due to it locking up. I have a new alienware with two gts-240 video cards and no viruses of any sort on my computer.

A:Steam, COD Black Ops blue screen crash, freezing

  
Quote: Originally Posted by devgroup2


I can play MOH in single player with no problems and I can play in multiplayer with no problem, however when I exit the game from the multiplayer mode my computer will blue screen crash. Now I have Black Ops and my computer will freeze, stutter, and lock up to the point I have to hard crash my computer and when I put the latetest video driver the in-game screen will not fill up my wide screen monitor no matter what I do and I still get the freezes, stutters, and have to either hard crash or if I get lucky enough to exit out of it then it will blue screen crash. I was able to play single player ok this morning but when I tried multi-player I again had to hard crash my computer due to it locking up. I have a new alienware with two gts-240 video cards and no viruses of any sort on my computer.


These were caused by a bad driver (XenoVa64.sys?). Only way to be sure is to run driver verifier.

Beyond that, please run Verifier with these settings:





Quote:
Using Driver Verifier is an iffy proposition. Most times it'll crash and it'll tell you what the driver is. But sometimes it'll crash and won't tell you the driver. Other times it'll crash before you can log in to Windows. If you can't get to Safe Mode, then you'll have to resort to offline editing of the registry to disable Driver Verifier.

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I am bein plagued by random blue screens and random black screens or freezes. This has been happening for upwards of a year now. I really cant pinpoint what is causing it. Ive done memtest memory is ok.

The specs are

windows 7 64 bit
Antec Fusion case 430w
Amd Athlond Dual Core 4850e 2.5ghz
samsung hd103uj 1tb
motherboard is gigabyte ma78gm-ud2h
2*2gb corsair memory
computer outpute to both hdmi and monitor

I have tried everything somtimes i think it is the amd drivers which are the latest.
done memtest ok.
sometimes getting smart errors on harddrive.
sometimes it seems if just playing videos cause ti one point was only crashing when watching certain online videos.

Done numerous clean installs this is the latest one.
sometimes will do funny things in post like lock up or lines or be slow to post.
i dissconnected dvdr and seems to load up quicker so then thought wasnt enough power for the comp.
I took the computer to a repair shop and the guy said the motherboard was short circuiting on the case. The computer was ok for a couple of weeks but then started again. It can function fine for a while or then just constantly blue screen

Im just totally lost. I have attached the mini dump since the latest reformat .

Please please can some one give me some advice. Thanks shaun

A:blue screen black screens freezing nightmares lol

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dtsoftbus01.sys Thu Jan 13 03:27:08 2011 (4D2EB75C)
Start off by uninstalling Daemon Tools. It is known to cause problems with Windows 7.


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Rt64win7.sys Thu Feb 26 04:04:13 2009 (49A65B0D)
Update your Realtek drivers - here

Run these tests and report back the results
1. Memtest86 - Run for 7-8 passes - RAM - Test with Memtest86+
2. Prime95 - Run all three tests for 3-4 hours each or until fail - http://www.sevenforums.com/tutorials...t-prime95.html
3. Hard drive scan using SeaTools - Both long and short tests


Code:
Event[957]:
Log Name: System
Source: Microsoft-Windows-DiskDiagnostic
Date: 2011-04-14T16:23:40.315
Event ID: 1
Task: N/A
Level: Critical
Opcode: Info
Keyword: N/A
User: S-1-5-18
User Name: NT AUTHORITY\SYSTEM
Computer: Mallon-PC
Description:
Windows Disk Diagnostic detected a S.M.A.R.T. fault on disk SAMSUNG HD103UJ ATA Device (volumes C:\;D:\). This disk might fail; back up your computer now. All data on the hard disk, including files, documents, pictures, programs, and settings might be lost if your hard disk fails. To determine if the hard disk needs to be repaired or replaced, contact the manufacturer of your computer. If you can't back up (for example, you have no CDs or other backup media), you should shut down your computer and restart when you have backup media available. In the meantime, do not save any critical files to this disk.

Event[958]:
Log Name: System
Source: Disk
Date: 2011-04-14T16... Read more

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I'm getting the black screen with movable cursor or KSOD (Black Screen Of Death) on Windows Vista.

What happens:
The system powers on.
POST
BIOS
Start windows normally
Windows splash screen
-> Black screen <-

What I can do:
I CAN enter BIOS and have reset the default settings.
I CAN press F8 to give me advanced boot options, but all options have the same result, apart from "Repair your computer".
I CAN load the "Repair your computer" option.
I CAN move the mouse around the screen.
I CAN press shift 5 times to get a dialogue to appear, but no control panel.
I CAN press the power button to shut down the system.
I CAN start up in safe mode, which is exactly the same, but with lower resolution.

I CANNOT seem to do anything else.

However, there are workarounds to accessing the hard drive:

I CAN use MSDaRT or the System Recovery Tool.
I CAN use the hard drive as an external USB hard drive on another machine.

What I've tried:
Startup Repair - Could not detect a problem.
System Restore - No restore points.
Windows Complete PC Restore - A valid restore location could not be found.
Windows Memory Diagnostics - No errors.
SFC Scan - No problems.
Stand alone system sweeper - No problems.
Hotfix Uninstall - Nothing to uninstall.

I also COULD do a partial or full "Packard Bell Recovery", which is essentially like reinstalling windows. I DO NOT want to do this.

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A:Black screen with movable cursor or KSOD (Black Screen Of Death) Vista

I think I saw this post aver at Toms but I also think you gave some additional info.
I think what may be going on it during the switch from the windows low res video driver to the driver used in normal mode.

Since you can get into safe mode try to go to device manager.
Start|right click computer|properties|device manager.
Look in the display adapter.
Is there a yellow exclamation mark there?
Or is it showing the video that you know should be there?
Please post the video that the machine uses and or the PB model.

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RELEVANCY SCORE 84.4

I just got the new HP Envy a few days ago, and regularly every 30 minutes or every few hours I am getting a black or white screen of death. Leaving the computer on does nothing; though stopping it and restarting has always worked thus far. It is not overheating.

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

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

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

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RELEVANCY SCORE 80.8

A few times now I have been in internet explorer and then the screen with go back and forth from black screen back to internet screen and back and forth between the 2 for a few minutes and then will hit me with a blue screen with a bunch of writing on it and then will restart. It seems to run fine after the computer restarts itself but this has happened a few times now!
 

A:Screen flips back and forth from black screen to normal then blue screen

Welcome,
Can you provide a few details [remember we can't see or touch your system] about the hardware and software?
Thanks

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Hi!

We have a Dell Desktop running XP that for about a year now has frequently either crashed with the "Blue Screen of Death" or just locks up and has to be forced restarted... Often it's when MS Office products are being used - such as when something goes to "save" - but not only then.

I'm hoping that you guys can help get the PC running faster and figure out the problem with the freeze ups - otherwise, we're about ready to throw this machine out the window! ha ha!

Thanks a bunch!
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Here's the PC Specs from the System Properties Page:

System:
Microsoft Windows XP
Professional
Version 2002
Service Pack 3

Computer:
Intel(R) Core(TM)2 Duo CPU
E8200 @ 2.66GHz
2.66 GHz, 2.95 of RAM
Physical Address Extension

Also - here is the HiJackThis log I ran early on the machine:
Logfile of Trend Micro HijackThis v2.0.4
Scan saved at 1:11:45 PM, on 3/8/2012
Platform: Windows XP SP3 (WinNT 5.01.2600)
MSIE: Internet Explorer v8.00 (8.00.6001.18702)
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\svchost.exe
c:\Program Files\Microsoft Security Client\Antimalware\MsMpEng.exe
C:\WINDOWS\System32\svchost.exe
C:\WINDOWS\system32\spoolsv.exe
C:\Program Files\AVG\AVG9\avgchsvx.exe
C:\Program Files\AVG\AVG9\avgrsx.exe
C:\Program Files\AVG\AVG9\avgcsrvx.exe
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A:Problem Child PC = Frequent "Blue Screen of Death" and PC Freezing Up Dozens x a day

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