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BSOD while playing games

Q: BSOD while playing games

I've been getting random BSOD while playing games for about month or two, sometimes they happen at random, sometimes they appear after I've played for minute and sometimes they seem to disappear and then suddenly come back. But I've noted that they only happen in games like CS:GO and League of Legends but not in games like Civ V.

But here are the required fields, and I uploaded required files, but I proably uploaded PERFMON file wrong.

? OS - Windows 8.1 Pro
? 64-bit
? Windows 8 Pro
? I bought from retailer.
? CPU = 1 year, Video Card = 2-3 years, Motherboard = 1 year, Power Supply = 1 year
? Recently re-installed Windows 8by installing a new hard disk.
? 4-5 times

? ADM FX(tm)-6300-Six-core-processor
? GeoForce 550 Ti
? Gigabyte 990XA-UD3
? Power Supply CoolerMaster 600w

? System Manufacturer - Self-built
? Exact model number - Self-built

Desktop

Best of luck!

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Preferred Solution: BSOD while playing games

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.

You can download it direct from this link http://downloadreimage.com/download.php. (This link will automatically start a download of Reimage that you can save to your computer.)

A: BSOD while playing games

Hi,

Because the dump files provided seem very inconsistent with one another, I'd first like to make sure it's not a RAM error.

Run memtest for 8 passes, let me know the number of errors (if any) were found.

Memtest86+:

Download Memtest86+ here:

Memtest86+ - Advanced Memory Diagnostic Tool

Which should I download?

You can either download the pre-compiled .ISO that you would burn to a CD and then boot from the CD, or you can download the auto-installer for the USB key. What this will do is format your USB drive, make it a bootable device, and then install the necessary files. Both do the same job, it's just up to you which you choose, or which you have available (whether it's CD or USB).

Do note that some older generation motherboards do not support USB-based booting, therefore your only option is CD (or Floppy if you really wanted to).

How Memtest works (you don't need to read, it's only for those interested in the specifics):

Memtest uses algorithms (specifically two), namely moving inversion & what is deemed Modulo-X. Essentially, the first algorithm fills the memory with a pattern. Starting at the low address, it checks to see if the pattern was changed (it should not have been), writes the patterns complement, increments the address, and repeats. Starting at the highest address (as opposed to the lowest), it follows the same checklist.

The reason for the second algorithm is due to a few limitations, with the first being that not all adjacent cells are being tested for interaction due to modern chips being 4 to 16 bits wide regarding data storage. With that said, patterns are used to go ahead and ensure that all adjacent cells have at least been written with all possible one and zero combinations.

The second is that caching, buffering and out of order execution will interfere with the moving inversions algorithm. However, the second algorithm used is not affected by this. For starting offsets of 0-20, the algorithm will write every 20th location with a pattern, write all other locations with the patterns complement, repeat the previous one (or more) times, and then check every 20th location for the previously mentioned pattern.

Now that you know how Memtest actually works, it's important to know that the tests it goes through all mean something different. It goes from Test 0 through Test 12, many of which use either one or the other algorithm discussed above, among many other things.

Any other questions, they can most likely be answered by reading this great guide here:

FAQ : please read before posting

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Hello all,

I've been having a few problems with my laptop since I bought it. The problem mainly occurs when I'm playing a game (usually xcom: enemy unknown or deus ex HR at the moment) but has occurred when I'm browsing the internet (albeit far less often). The BSODs appear to be random but I'm using a blue tooth mouse and have noticed the BSOD will usually happened if I'm using it. I've also noticed that my laptop screen with black out for a split second on games that are quite graphics intensive for my system.

Its been frustrating me a lot so I reinstalled and fully updated windows 7. The GPU drivers are all up to date also.

I've attached the SF file that is required and would greatly appreciate any help.

Thanks for your time

A:BSOD whilst playing various games. Also happens when not playing games

Welcome to the Forum.

Just to make a note, you are having lot of different codes:

Code:
BugCheck 4E, {9a, 1c2cb0, 3, 0}
BugCheck A, {0, 2, 1, fffff800030c5e4e}
BugCheck 3B, {c0000005, fffff800033f55b0, fffff8800e164e00, 0}
BugCheck A, {5a31618, 2, 1, fffff800030e80d8}
BugCheck 1E, {0, 0, 0, 0}
BugCheck D1, {5b, 2, 0, fffff88000e11993}
BugCheck 3B, {c0000005, fffff800033db5b0, fffff8800b079f40, 0}
BugCheck D1, {5b, 2, 0, fffff88000e78993}
BugCheck 1000007E, {ffffffffc0000005, fffff8800144b039, fffff880037473d8, fffff88003746c30}
BugCheck 19, {3, fffffa8011ca7f40, fffffa8011ca7fb0, fffffa8011ca7f40}
Free up the start up:
Startup Programs - Change
Your antivirus is the only thing that's really needed there.

Run a system file check and disk check on your Hard drives:
SFC /SCANNOW Command - System File Checker
Disk Check

Trend Micro can be a cause of BSOD's. Uninstall for testing purpose.
Sony Firmware Extension Parser driver - 2007 version has BSOD issues in Win7
Western Digital SCSI Arcitecture Model (SAM) WDM driver [br] 2008 driver version has known BSOD issues in Windows

Uninstall the above software using the free version of Revo Uninstaller. While uninstalling a software, opt for advance uninstall. This allows you to remove and delete registry left over of a stubborn program. Download Revo Uninstaller Freeware - Free and Full Download - Uninstall software, remove programs, solve uninstall problems

Use Microsoft Security Essentials & t... Read more

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Hello sevenforums Community,
since about month im getting Bluescreens, which never happened before in 4 years.
It usually get the when i watch streams on twitch (which didnt happen since 1 week on my account though) or currently while playing League of Legends.
But they dont come every game, so i can for example play 4 games in a row and nothing happens or i get 3 one them in one game. Also they can come at any game time. It is kind of random to me how they appear.
The last two days I got about 7 so i really need help from u guys.
In the last two weeks i always got this message (STOP : 0x00007A (0xFFFF6FC50023598,0xFFFFFFFFC000000E,0x000000002A991880,0xFFFFF8A0046B30BE) ) without a sound and the pc didnt instantly reboot.
But the last days the Blackscreen stayed like 4 second so i couldnt see the error message on it, so i dont know if the error changed but there was this buzzing sound.

I really appreciate help (and sorry for my english skills ^^)

A:BSOD while playing videos or playing games (LoL) Error STOP : 0x00007A

Code:
DRIVER_IRQL_NOT_LESS_OR_EQUAL (d1)
An attempt was made to access a pageable (or completely invalid) address at an
interrupt request level (IRQL) that is too high. This is usually
caused by drivers using improper addresses.
If kernel debugger is available get stack backtrace.
BugCheck D1, {44, 2, 0, fffff8800406a8c1}

*** WARNING: Unable to verify timestamp for athrx.sys
*** ERROR: Module load completed but symbols could not be loaded for athrx.sys
Probably caused by : athrx.sys ( athrx+5c8c1 )
Do you have the Atheros Network Adapter installed on your PC? If so, please update it and let us know.
The other dmp file wasn't too helpful - not sure if it was my windbg or if it was just corrupted.

Also can you run chkdsk?
Check Disk (chkdsk) - Read Event Viewer Log

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The title speaks for itself, i have dump files listed below, and i would really like to fix this problem. Thank you in advance.

A:BSOD playing some games/recently playing FIFA World

Welcome.


Code:
Built by: 7601.18409.amd64fre.win7sp1_gdr.140303-2144
Debug session time: Wed Jun 25 18:40:06.502 2014 (UTC + 6:00)
System Uptime: 0 days 0:00:09.767
BugCheck 124, {0, fffffa8007fe08f8, 0, 0}
Probably caused by : AuthenticAMD
BUGCHECK_STR: 0x124_AuthenticAMD
PROCESS_NAME: System
??????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????``
Built by: 7601.18409.amd64fre.win7sp1_gdr.140303-2144
Debug session time: Sun Jun 22 03:33:23.804 2014 (UTC + 6:00)
System Uptime: 0 days 0:00:06.240
BugCheck 124, {0, fffffa8007be55d8, 0, 0}
Probably caused by : AuthenticAMD
BUGCHECK_STR: 0x124_AuthenticAMD
PROCESS_NAME: System
??????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????``
Built by: 7601.18409.amd64fre.win7sp1_gdr.140303-2144
Debug session time: Wed Jun 18 15:45:19.162 2014 (UTC + 6:00)
System Uptime: 0 days 0:00:07.333
BugCheck 124, {0, fffffa8007b727c8, 0, 0}
Probably caused by : AuthenticAMD
BUGCHECK_STR: 0x124_AuthenticAMD
PROCESS_NAME: System
??????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????``

A "stop 0x124" is fundamentally different to many other types of bluescreens because it stems from a hardware complaint. Stop 0x124 minidumps contain very little practical information, and it is therefore necessary to approach the problem as a case of hardware in an unknown state of distress. You can read more on this error an... Read more

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I just updated and rebuilt my PC and have reinstalled Win 7 64 bit and am constantly getting a BSOD while using the PC. Specifically while downloading/installing/playing games. I have also had the error occur just while surfing the internet.
From the program Blue Screen Viewer it seems to be caused by ntoskrnl.exe+7f1c0 and/or ntoskrnl.exe+7e769
I can not find any solution to fix this issue, I have updated drivers, I have ran the Microsoft memory checker, , I have changed out my memory, tried 2 other video cards, tried two different wireless network cards, now on wired connection, I even changed motherboards, got the errors on both SSD and HDD. The only things I haven't changed out is the PS and CPU, since I am using the PC to write this I am ruling out the CPU as the issue.

I have used Memtest86 and prime95 to test the memory and CPU, nothing is coming back with errors or issues. I did run driver verifier and got two .dmp files for some specific files but not sure what to do with those now. They are included in the attachement

It seems to be software/driver issue but I can not figure it out.

Any help would be great, thanks!

A:BSOD downloading games/playing games/using internet 0x00000007F

Welcome
Your reports are not definitive and educated guess says that this is the cause of your problem
What is the asushwio.sys file?
Make a system restore point and then uninstall the associated software or update driver.

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Hello guys. So here is my issue i dont really know how to specific it further then this still hope it will help.

I have been getting BSOD for a while now and it's getting to the point i cant do a single thing on the computer. I did the config for dumps and so on and ended up with this RAR file with all the info i assume. I mostly get the bluescreen when i try to watch anime etc on googlechrome. It never works it's a matter of seconds before the BSOD comes. But when watching it on other browsers like opera it works just fine "mostly" even there it bluescreens from time to time. And then there is when it's most fatal, Playing onlinegames. Whenever I play online games like World of warcraft, League of Legends, Heroes of Neweart etc etc etc i risk getting bluescreens. It differs very much from game to game how often the bluescreens appear and it seems to not be preformance related since sometimes i play constantly for hours when maxing out games and pushing the computer to it's limits when it comes to frames. And still the bluescreen lies in dorment waiting for a more suitable interrupt for me. From the looks of it the bluescreen is related mostly to my operatingsystem more then commponents after i looked at the dumpfiles via "Bluescreenviewer".

I'm pretty clueless when it comes to this and i hope you guys can help me with this. also this is my first post so I maybe did this typical "bad thread", Still i hope this will get me atleast closer to... Read more

A:BSOD When playing games and playing flash player.

Hello Simon, and welcome to Seven Forums.

Please read the instructions here: Blue Screen of Death (BSOD) Posting Instructions, and post back with the needed information. One of our BSOD experts should be by afterwards to further help.

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Hi Guys,

I have issues with my desktop. I randomly get the bsod (kernel data inpage error). I thought it started after I installes the new ATI drivers. So I tried older drivers but without any result. After that I thought it was an issues with Win 7 64bit. So I installed 32bit. But still I get the bsdod.

can you please help?

Win 7 32 bit
oem original
hardware about two years old.
I have a new installed os.The old one started giving trouble after 2 years.

A:BSOD randomly after playing games or playing movies )

SP1 isn't installed, please do the following:





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 (may take repeated visits)
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. May take repeated visits, but keep it up until you get several "Windows is updated" results.
If you're having difficulties with installing a Service Pack, please use the SURTool from this link: What is the System Update Readiness Tool?
Also, check out this troubleshooting link from Microsoft: Troubleshoot problems installing Service Pack 1 (SP1) for Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 R2

I have had limited success in installing updates/Service Packs when using a "clean boot". I suspect that I'm just bypassing the problem - and that it can come back to bite me in the butt later on.


You have an 802.11n USB Wi... Read more

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A friend of mine is having bsod issues when playing certain games, example:

Rainbox six siege,
Battlefield One (BETA)
and a few others.

Wondering if anyone can give us a clue as to the cause.

Windows Format is done, but to no avail, memtest has been run, and disk checked.

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Hello, first time poster looking for help as I can't diagnose my issue after trying numerous things. Currently when I play a game the BSOD happens randomly, I can go a whole day without it, or it can happen frequently. It happens the most when I close or exit a game, then it'll kick to a blue screen.

I really appreciate what you guys do and I hope I followed all the instructions right on how to post my logs and stuff, here's the attachment and some basic system specs:

OS: Windows 7 Ultimate x64
I have reinstalled to this computer numerous times.

CPU: Intel Core 2 Quad q9550 @ 2.83 ghz

GPU: Radeon HD 5770

Mem: 4 Gigs of Memory

Motherboard: p5n32-e sli nforce 680i chipset

A:BSOD Playing various games, closing games, no overheating.

Before we can even begin to find the underlying cause you need to update the following drivers. Especially asacpi.sys. Yours is from 2005


Code:
ASACPI.sys 3/27/2005 10:30:36 PM
Lycosa.sys 1/18/2008 4:51:42 AM
nvm62x64.sys 10/17/2008 5:01:06 PM
netr28x.sys 2/25/2009 11:02:09 PM
How To Find Drivers:




Quote:
- search Google for the name of the driver
- compare the Google results with what's installed on your system to figure out which device/program it belongs to
- visit the web site of the manufacturer of the hardware/program to get the latest drivers (DON'T use Windows Update or the Update driver function of Device Manager).
- if there are difficulties in locating them, post back with questions and someone will try and help you locate the appropriate program.


- - The most common drivers are listed on this page: Driver Reference Driver Reference
Driver Reference Table

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Hello guys, my new PC had BSOD when playing games or playing music with window media player,
can somebody help me out? Thanks a lot

System Specs has been updated.

Problem signature:
Problem Event Name: BlueScreen
OS Version: 6.1.7600.2.0.0.768.3
Locale ID: 3076

Additional information about the problem:
BCCode: 124
BCP1: 0000000000000000
BCP2: FFFFFA8007C307C8
BCP3: 0000000000000000
BCP4: 0000000000000000
OS Version: 6_1_7600
Service Pack: 0_0
Product: 768_1

debug-meteor5210-xxxx.zip

A:BSOD when playing games or playing music

Hello and welcome meteor mate I know I can dig them out of the debug stuff but some system specs are needed mate for starters
System Info - See Your System Specs

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Hello,

So first of all, I am not a computer wizard. Some terms I might not understand as i've never had a problem like this before, but i'll try to enlist as much information as possible.

Since last friday or so, i've suddenly encountered a BSOD. Now, i've had them before and it was only once. After a reboot it usually never happend again and everything was cool. But since friday, they popped up again. Mainly during playing Battlefield 1, but i've also had it happen during Dragon Ball: Xenoverse 2.

I've had multiple BSOD errors, which are:

- IRQL NOT LESS OR EQUAL
- BAD POOL HEADER
- MEMORY_MANAGEMENT
- SYSTEM_SERVICE_EXCEPTION
- APC_INDEX_MISMATCH

Now if it were one, I might've been able to pinpoint the issue, but.. They're constantly different errors that happen. Now, to explain a bit more in detail how it goes:

So i'm just playing a match of Battlefield 1. After 10/15 minutes give or take, it'll bring me to the blue screen. After processing whatever it has to process, computer shuts down and it starts to restart. At this point it will be stuck in an infinite restart loop, where my monitor will not display anything as well. It just says it's not connected to something, which it clearly is. After manually closing and rebooting, i'll have to do this a few times or mess with the HDMI a little bit before I get my monitor to pop up again. Once that happens, I get stuck in the beginning screen where you can see your HDD/SSD installed. It won't go further than that unless I ... Read more

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Short version: My PC is getting a BSOD at random times when full screen gaming. The BSOD screen says the video card times out.

Long Version:
I have a gaming PC that a friend generously gave me when he built a new one. It's worked great, but in November the Tagan ITZ 700 watt power supply died. He had planned to do SLI and never did, so during Neweggs holiday sale I picked up a Corsair Enthusiast Series TX650 thinking it should be sufficient.

Everything has run smoothly with the new PSU except for the fact that when playing games like Torchlight 2 and Starcraft 2, my machine will BSOD. I had random BSOD's with Starcraft 2 and then suddenly had 4 nights in a row with no problems and then today it keeps crashing at the same spot in the campaign. There is little consistency to the crashes other than that and under normal operations, like email, web browsing, etc, it has only BSOD'd once and that was during a youtube video.

My first thought is that the one thing that has changed recently is the PSU and prior to that I only recall a rare crash here and there. I thought maybe my new PSU wasn't good enough, but everything I've read online about the requirements for the GTX 460, including the manual, say 450 watt minimum and I exceed that.

Here is a list of things I have tried:

- Updated video card and mobo drivers, I have also uninstalled the nvidia drivers, run Driver Sweeper in safe mode, and reinstalled drivers in normal mode.
- Ran GPU-Z to look at temperatures and ran... Read more

A:Random BSOD when playing games, persistant BSOD with Starcraft 2

Hello Haze.

Click Start.
In the search bar, Typr "services.msc" without quotes.
Click the resulting link.
When the windoe will appear, scroll down to "nvidea update service daemon"
Then do it:
Does it change the situation anyhow? Let us know.

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I keep getting BSODs when I play games for a short while. At first I thought it was a bad installation of Windows, so I did a clean format (full) of my SSD and a clean install of Windows 7 Ultimate x64. Installation failed quite a few times before finally succeeding. Tried another copy of Windows 7, same install failures. I finally finished reinstalling Windows 7 on my PC. I suspected the RAM to be at fault so I ran MemTest86+ and found a ton of errors. Upon closer inspection of the BIOS settings, I found that my board was clocking my ram in [Auto] mode at 1333mhz instead of the factory 1600mhz (Corsair Vengeance LP DDR3 @1600 CAS9 on Asus Sabertooth Z77). I updated my BIOS to the latest as of this posting and I still have to manually set the memory frequencies for it to run at 1600mhz.

Everything seemed fine for a few hours running prime95. I supposed my PC was fine now after that clean install of Windows 7, but a few minutes into playing Battlefield 3, I BSOD. I am no pro at reading dump files and I was hoping someone could help me isolate the sources of my BSODs. I've attached the minidump files for each BSOD below. Thanks!

A:BSOD when playing games. BlueScreenView says ntoskrnl.exe caused BSOD

My system specs are:

Intel Core i7-3770
Asus Sabertooth Z77
Corsair Vengeance Low Profile DDR3 @1600mhz CAS9
Kingston HyperX 3k 120GB SSD (boot, Battlefield 3, Microsoft Office)
Asus DirectCUII GTX 670
Thermaltake Toughpower 1200 watt
Razer Blackwidow Ultimate
Cyborg RAT7 Mouse

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Hi guys! I badly need your help. I started getting BSOD two weeks ago. As far as I can remember the first time I had a BSOD was on the day I installed Max Payne 3 (I read somewhere that the some guy had also this problem when he installed max payne). There were two occasions that I got a BSOD upon starting Max Payne 3. But lately I'm getting BSOD when doing low-load stuffs like browsing with no other apps opened. I've already done memtest with 10 passes with no errors. I'm 24 hours prime95 stable. I just don't get it! I've manually set my timings for my ram. I'm not doing any overclock. Everything is on stock settings.

Can someone please take a look on my attachment. Any help will be gladly appreciated. Thank you so much!

Oh btw here's my system specs.

Win 7 64 bit
I7-2600k at stock
Maximus IV Extreme
G. Skill 4gb 1600
OCZ 60 gb SSD
Kingwin Lazer 1000w psu
GTX 670 at stock

A:BSOD when computer is idle. No BSOD when playing games for hours.

@writhziden can you please help me?

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Hello, I have a question. My Lenovo Yoga 720 15.6" doesn't overheat, although I've noticed something rather odd. When I play Fifa 17 with the charger plugged in, the fans are very loud and the laptop gets pretty hot. When I play Fifa 17 on battery only (charger not plugged in) the fans are quite silent and the laptop doesn't get hot at all. Why is that? For all I know, I would expect the exact opposite...Thanks in advance!Kind regards,Tijs

A:Lenovo Yoga 720 15" : hot when playing games on charger, cool when playing games on battery???

The CPU runs at full speed when it is plugged in and runs more slowly on battery to save power.  Faster = more heat.

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Hi there,
I have uploaded my BSOD debug file below if anybody can look at it and tell me what's wrong that'd be great.
Thanks for the help
AVIRAJ-PC-28_03_2015_204845_02.zip

A:BSOD Various BSOD's whlst playing games/other tasks

Hi Aviraj & Welcome to the forums ^_^,

I have analysed your dump files and below has been provided an analysis of the same for informative purposes :-
SYSTEM_THREAD_EXCEPTION_NOT_HANDLED_M (1000007e)
This is a very common bugcheck. Usually the exception address pinpoints the driver/function that caused the problem.
Let's check the stack -

Code:
7: kd> knL
# Child-SP RetAddr Call Site
00 ffffd002`01ea7970 fffff801`ae339456 nt!KxWaitForLockOwnerShip+0x12
01 ffffd002`01ea79a0 fffff801`ae2e2280 nt!MmZeroPageThread+0xc36
02 ffffd002`01ea7b80 fffff801`ae360fc6 nt!PspSystemThreadStartup+0x58
03 ffffd002`01ea7be0 00000000`00000000 nt!KiStartSystemThread+0x16


So, we see that the system was waiting to get a lock on a resource but sadly it was not fulfilled and hence the system crashed . Sadly, the dump file failed to capture the culprit in this case.

Below is a list of 3rd party drivers present on your system -

Code:
**************************Sun Mar 29 01:32:09.109 2015 (UTC + 5:30)**************************
AsUpIO.sys Tue Aug 3 08:17:59 2010 (4C57835F)
ASUSFILTER.sys Tue Sep 20 21:16:33 2011 (4E78B559)
amd_sata.sys Wed Apr 11 20:10:24 2012 (4F8597D8)
amd_xata.sys Wed Apr 11 20:10:27 2012 (4F8597DB)
AiChargerPlus.sys Thu Apr 19 06:47:35 2012 (4F8F67AF)
btfilter.sys Fri Jun 29 12:30:07 2012 (4FED5277)
AsIO.sys Wed Aug 22 15:24:47 2012 (5... Read more

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I was playing Skyrim and then I hit Esc to go do something and then when I came back to my PC and sat down to play again it BSOD. Its BSOD before but I fixed it by unistalling Windows 7 and reinstalling it. Its been almost a year with out a BSOD. Now its BSODing randomly and sometimes one after another within 2-20min. I replaced my RAM in the past and that helped and also my Graphics card in the past. Im thinking it might be my graphics card. I noticed they stopped making it recently so maybe they stopped with updates too. I don't know. Just want to get my PC running smooth again.

A:BSOD while playing video games, and ever since that BSOD onsimpletasks

Your zip file doesn't contain all the information we request on the article here. Please make sure to have as many items as you can in the zip file. The most crucial items are the minidump files.

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hi.
my laptop started to bsod after power failure.
since then my laptop got random bsod.
after bsod i cant startup my laptop.
need to wait about 1-2 hours to boot.

laptop specs:
intel i7-3610QM
nvidia geforce GTX 660M/2gb DDR5
RAM 8GB DDR3
HDD 750 gb 7200 rpm

i need some helps

thanks

A:BSOD after playing games + Random BSOD on startup

Welcome

Your dumps don't have a probable cause, keep blaming windows files (Not true causes)

Since everything was fine with the laptop before the power failure, your best bet would be to dismantle and reconnect all the hardware components (if you're good with it) and do a fresh install of windows on your laptop

Fill in your specs and the make of the laptop
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Click on User CP on the top right of this page
Click on Edit System Spec
Fill in your computer specs
→ System Info - See Your System Specs
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See if any of these tutorials are helpful to you
→ Troubleshooting Windows 7 Failure to Boot
→ Troubleshooting Steps for Windows 7
→ Clean Install : Factory COA Activation Key
→ Clean Reinstall - Factory OEM Windows 7
→ Clean Install Windows 7
→ SSD / HDD : Optimize for Windows Reinstallation

Good luck

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Not sure what is going wrong with my comp, i recently over clocked it and set it to 4.0GHz if that helps?

A:BSOD whilst playing Games, also sometimes just randomly BSOD

Problem signature:
Problem Event Name: BlueScreen
OS Version: 6.1.7601.2.1.0.256.48
Locale ID: 1033

Additional information about the problem:
BCCode: 124
BCP1: 0000000000000000
BCP2: FFFFFA800881A038
BCP3: 00000000BE000000
BCP4: 000000000100110A
OS Version: 6_1_7601
Service Pack: 1_0
Product: 256_1

Files that help describe the problem:
C:\Windows\Minidump\011015-18454-01.dmp
C:\Users\Hayden\AppData\Local\Temp\WER-17960332-0.sysdata.xml

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I have a 1 year old Toshiba Satellite A660:
i5-450m
Windows 7 Home premium 64bit OEM original install
4GB of ram
Geforce 330m 1GB

Recently while gaming I've been experiencing BSODs and on the blue screen it'll say something about DPC. I'm not sure what's causing this and in reliability moniter it'll usually have something about Windows failing a bugcheck a minute or so before the BSOD the bugcheck states:
The bugcheck was: 0x000000b8 (0xfffffa800a2b1b60, 0xfffff880033ddfc0, 0x0000000000000000, 0x0000000000000000)

attached is the zip file as per stickied thread

EDIT: Tried reinstalling graphics card drivers, did not solve BSOD

A:BSOD while playing a variety of games, BSOD references DPC

Before I get into anything too fancy, could you do me a favor and just reinstall your graphics driver here?
It's the faulting driver in 90% of these dumps.

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NOTE: DM log collector seem to be getting stuck when collecting msinfo32.nfo, so the attached file can be incomplete. Please let me know if it can take longer than 10 minutes to collect this data so i will run the program again.

BSOD #1: It started at around January 15th - basically when i shoot down the system, theres a suprisingly short windows update. Then whenever i boot the PC and it starts to configure the update, bluescreen pops up with an error code 0x0000007E and i have to use system recovery to succesfully run the system.

BSOD #2: Ive never fixed it and it occures since i bought the PC. When i play games (and very rarely when using internet browser) my PC is getting random freezes, display driver errors, monitor is turning off and of course sometimes BSODs happen. Ive tried several different drivers, memory/hdd tests, temperatures, stress tests, 2 different monitors and GPUs, and plugging out/in hardware inside the PC case then i gave up. So basically all the BSODs listed in a ZIP file until January 15th are related to this problem.

A:BSOD on Windows Update; BSOD when playing games

At this state make a backup of all your files and re-install windows.

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Hey I have a problem with my pc I got a few weeks ago It keeps getting the bsod and turning on and off randomly at times I use it mostly to play games and watch youtube , twitch ext.

also internet can sometimes crash pointing this out

Bsod can happen when playing a game and when on the web sometimes it wont even show the blue screen and will just restart

sometimes it can run hours without any problem

I don't know if I'm installing drives worng for my card but its getting to the point where im going to lost it
I have tested
Ram tested did 2 passes

hope you guys can help

(More Bsod updated)
(even more updated)

A:BSOD When playing games random Bsod messages

No Windows Updates installed. Most systems have 70 to 140 or more. Please visit Windows Update and get ALL available updates (it may take several trips to get them all).

Don't worry about the specific number, it's just important that you have checked and installed any updates that were available (and didn't experience any errors).

You have a 802.11n USB Wireless LAN Card:





I do not recommend using wireless USB network devices. Especially in Win8/8.1 systems.
These wireless USB devices have many issues with Win7 and later systems - using older drivers with them is almost sure to cause a BSOD.
Should you want to keep using these devices, be sure to have the latest Win8/8.1 drivers - DO NOT use older drivers!!!
An installable wireless PCI/PCIe card that's plugged into your motherboard is much more robust, reliable, and powerful.



This device is disabled. Is this deliberate? If so, why?





Multiple Card Reader USB Device USBSTOR\DISK&VEN_MULTIPLE&PROD_CARD__READER&REV_1.00\058F63666438&0 This device is disabled.



Please enable the device and then ensure that it's drivers are fully updated to the latest, Win8.1 compatible version. Then feel free to disable it again if you'd like.

Out of 14 memory dumps there were 8 different BSOD error codes. The differing error codes are usually symptomatic of a lower level problem within the system. They are usually caused by one of these things:
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My blue screens seem to happen when I am playing games, I have attached some logs and the zip file using the tool in the instructions. I have tried to upgrade my bios and my video card drivers without any luck. I would be grateful for any suggestions or help.
thanks,
Tim


windows version: Windows 7 Service Pack 1, 6.1, build: 7601
windows dir: C:\Windows
Hardware: ASUSTeK COMPUTER INC., SABERTOOTH Z77
CPU: GenuineIntel Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-3570K CPU @ 3.40GHz Intel586, level: 6
4 logical processors, active mask: 15
RAM: 17121755136 total


Crash Dump Analysis
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Crash dump directory: C:\Windows\Minidump

Crash dumps are enabled on your computer.

On Mon 11/24/2014 6:14:39 PM GMT your computer crashed
crash dump file: C:\Windows\Minidump\112414-7784-01.dmp
This was probably caused by the following module: ntoskrnl.exe (nt+0x75BC0)
Bugcheck code: 0x3B (0xC0000005, 0xFFFFF80003179181, 0xFFFFF88009D8D020, 0x0)
Error: SYSTEM_SERVICE_EXCEPTION
file path: C:\Windows\system32\ntoskrnl.exe
product: Microsoft? Windows? Operating System
company: Microsoft Corporation
description: NT Kernel & System
Bug check description: This indicates that an exception happened while executing a routine that transitions from non-privileged code to privileged code.
This appears to be a typical software driver bug and is not likely to be caused by a hardware problem.
The crash took place in the Windows kernel. Possibly this problem is caused by another driver that cannot be identifi... Read more

A:BSOD troubles seem to be while playing games - different BsOD codes

Hello, tbrown26. I will try to help you with this.

None of your dump files were overly definitive, as usual. The first thing I would like you to do is fill out your system specs in detail. Sometimes we have to look up a component and Manufacturer and model number helps us to do that.
Please fill out your System Specs


   Information
Your System Specs will help us to help you, and doing it in this manner will make them available to all helpers in every post and keep us from hunting for them. We ask that you fill them out in as much detail as possible including Desktop or Laptop, Model number if it is an OEM computer and all components with the Manufacturer and Model number if possible.

If you will go to your last post and click the 'System Specs' in the bottom left of the post, you will find a link to update your system specs. Please fill those out in as much detail as possible, making sure to click save at the bottom of the page. If you would like to know what we would like, you can click 'My System Specs' at the bottom left of this post to see mine. If you do not know what your components are, this will help you accomplish this task. System Info - See Your System Specs

After completing that please open a elevated command prompt ( click start, type cmd in the search box, right click on the cmd entry and select run as administrator) in the black box that opens, copy/paste sfc /scannow. If you decide to type it, notice the space between the sfc a... Read more

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Fresh install of Windows 7 (installed it yesterday).

This is the info that I received after I restarted my computer before I got BSOD'd:

Code:
Problem signature:
Problem Event Name: BlueScreen
OS Version: 6.1.7600.2.0.0.256.1
Locale ID: 1033

Additional information about the problem:
BCCode: 116
BCP1: 84900510
BCP2: 8DD3E310
BCP3: 00000000
BCP4: 00000002
OS Version: 6_1_7600
Service Pack: 0_0
Product: 256_1

Files that help describe the problem:
C:\Windows\Minidump\121711-24875-01.dmp
C:\Users\Sh3ph3rd\AppData\Local\Temp\WER-53500-0.sysdata.xml

Read our privacy statement online:
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If the online privacy statement is not available, please read our privacy statement offline:
C:\Windows\system32\en-US\erofflps.txt
This is the BSOD error:

Code:
*** STOP: 0x00000116(0x84900510, 0x8DD3E310, 0x00000000, 0x00000002)
*** atikmpag.sys - Address 8DD3E310 base at 8DD38000, DateStamp 4e68f2c5.
Cause I've seen atikmpag.sys, the first thing that came up in my mind at that moment was that my video card driver is the problem.

I attached my BSOD report.


Attachment 188672

A:BSOD while playing games.

So, could someone help me? :S

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CPU: i7 4770k OC 4.5Ghz vCore 1.235v (Tested with Linx all mem 20 loops) /w Water Cooling
GPU: GTX 580 DCII Not OC
Ram: G.Skill Sniper SR 16gb - Bus 1333
PSU: Corsair AX860i
MB: Asus Maximus Hero VI
SSD: OCZ Vertex 4 128Gb - FW 1.7 (Lastest)
HDD: WD Caviar Black 1TB

Window 8.1 Pro 64bit

Here is a Minidump and SF Files
Minidump and SF

BSOD "WHEA_UNCORRECTABLE_ERROR"

Crash While playing BF4 (1-2Hr.) and other games with High Graphics.
Rarely Crash when idle.
I try to change MSI Afterburner to Asus GPU Tweaking and EVGA Precision X and it's also crash..
Help me please.

A:[Help] BSOD 124 When playing BF4 and other games

Hi

STOP 0x124 is always hardware related. Among various reasons, Overclocking is the number one reason for this particular BSOD so the first thing you should do is disabling overclocking, voltage tweaking of CPU, RAM and let the system run on stock values (at least as a test).

Whether to overclock or not is your choice but you should understand a fact that overclocking a Core i7 CPU is not going to boost a single FPS in any PC games. Almost all PC games are GPU centric and even the most CPU demanding games only require half the power your CPU offers. OC will benefit in case of certain apps like CAD programs, video rendering etc as they are blindly tied to the clock speed of CPU. But PC games seems to benefit from the number of cores as they are ported from eight core PS3.

Disable OC and check whether it helps. You can re-enable it at any time once the root cause is found.

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I have run whocrashed a few times and get the following.






Quote:
On Mon 13/04/2015 16:11:48 GMT your computer crashed
crash dump file: C:\Windows\Minidump\041315-6910-01.dmp
This was probably caused by the following module: atikmdag.sys (0xFFFFF8800F5DC620)
Bugcheck code: 0x50 (0xFFFFF8A07F89A018, 0x0, 0xFFFFF8800F5DC620, 0x5)
Error: PAGE_FAULT_IN_NONPAGED_AREA
file path: C:\Windows\system32\drivers\atikmdag.sys
product: ATI Radeon Family
company: Advanced Micro Devices, Inc.
description: ATI Radeon Kernel Mode Driver
Bug check description: This indicates that invalid system memory has been referenced.
This appears to be a typical software driver bug and is not likely to be caused by a hardware problem.
A third party driver was identified as the probable root cause of this system error. It is suggested you look for an update for the following driver: atikmdag.sys (ATI Radeon Kernel Mode Driver, Advanced Micro Devices, Inc.).
Google query: Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. PAGE_FAULT_IN_NONPAGED_AREA



On Mon 13/04/2015 16:11:48 GMT your computer crashed
crash dump file: C:\Windows\memory.dmp
This was probably caused by the following module: atikmdag.sys (atikmdag+0x17C620)
Bugcheck code: 0x50 (0xFFFFF8A07F89A018, 0x0, 0xFFFFF8800F5DC620, 0x5)
Error: PAGE_FAULT_IN_NONPAGED_AREA
file path: C:\Windows\system32\drivers\atikmdag.sys
product: ATI Radeon Family
company: Advanced Micro Devices, Inc.
description: ATI Radeon Kernel Mode D... Read more

A:BSOD While playing games. Thanks for anyone.

Welcome to 7F. I'll take a look at your logs and see if we can get you back up and running.



One

 ATI DRIVER

You ATI driver has indeed been flagged. Download the latest revision for your card from here then use AMD Uninstall Utility to remove all traces of your current driver, CCC etc. Reboot and install the downloaded driver.



   Note
When installing choose 'Advanced' or 'Custom' (whichever option is available, just not Express) and uncheck everything except the video driver.

Code:
fffff880`0f1c01b8 fffff880`050ee808Unable to load image \SystemRoot\system32\DRIVERS\atikmpag.sys, Win32 error 0n2
*** WARNING: Unable to verify timestamp for atikmpag.sys
*** ERROR: Module load completed but symbols could not be loaded for atikmpag.sys
atikmpag+0xd808

3: kd> lmvm atikmdag
start end module name
fffff880`0f460000 fffff880`106e4000 atikmdag T (no symbols)
Loaded symbol image file: atikmdag.sys
Image path: \SystemRoot\system32\DRIVERS\atikmdag.sys
Image name: atikmdag.sys
Timestamp: Fri Nov 21 02:30:27 2014 (546EA3C3)
CheckSum: 0121F198
ImageSize: 01284000
Translations: 0000.04b0 0000.04e4 0409.04b0 0409.04e4


Two

 INTEL USB 3.0 XHCI DRIVER

Your Intel USB 3.0 extensible Host Controller driver has been flagged, again it could probably do with updating. Check here for an updated version.
Code:
*** WARNING: Unable t... Read more

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I tried updating my driver from NVIDIA website (latest release and the BETA) but no luck.

I also added the BSOD on the attachments.

A:BSOD while playing games

vnlddmkm.sys is the display driver, and it is the latest version installed there; but still the display driver is failing. Install the NVIDIA DRIVERS 314.22WHQL only.
Uninstall All nvidia items in Control Panel > Programs and features3D Vision Control Driver
3D Vision Driver
Graphics Driver
HD Audio Driver
PhysX
nvidia Update
(Are you using nvidia chipset drivers? If so, dont uninstall anything other than those are listed).
Now follow Drivers - Clean Left over Files after Uninstalling
Download 314.22 WHQL. While installing, Select Custom (Advanced) install. In the next page, follow this settings:
Let us know the results.

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Hello!
I get a BSOD when playing games, which I believed to be due to overheating, only really occurring after playing games like Sid Meier's Civilization V or Company of Heroes for long periods of time. But now it happens after playing Hotline Miami or Don't Starve for a little under an hour. My PC is rather old and not the best so I usually do run everything at the lowest graphical settings. I run all my games through Steam if that matters. Error 0x00000124. Thanks in advanced.

Problem signature:
Problem Event Name: BlueScreen
OS Version: 6.1.7601.2.1.0.768.3
Locale ID: 1033

Additional information about the problem:
BCCode: 124
BCP1: 0000000000000000
BCP2: FFFFFA8008635038
BCP3: 0000000000000000
BCP4: 0000000000000000
OS Version: 6_1_7601
Service Pack: 1_0
Product: 768_1

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so i got this small problem that happens most of the time when i play single players (assasins creed, mirrors edge) and also in 1 multiplayer game (starcraft 2 beta) while those games dont require alot i can play battlefield: bad company 2 completely perfect on max graphics while this is a very very heavy game.
it also does not pop up imediately after a while my game freezes and some green dots come up and than it goes black and the after a while it goes BSOD.

i included mij DMP file, i dont know anything about hardware or any of that shit. i know i got a nvidia 8800 GT and 2gb ram and dualcore in my computer.

i hope you guys can help me

ty

A:BSOD while playing some games.

  
Quote: Originally Posted by laugsj


so i got this small problem that happens most of the time when i play single players (assasins creed, mirrors edge) and also in 1 multiplayer game (starcraft 2 beta) while those games dont require alot i can play battlefield: bad company 2 completely perfect on max graphics while this is a very very heavy game.
it also does not pop up imediately after a while my game freezes and some green dots come up and than it goes black and the after a while it goes BSOD.

i included mij DMP file, i dont know anything about hardware or any of that shit. i know i got a nvidia 8800 GT and 2gb ram and dualcore in my computer.

i hope you guys can help me

ty


This one was caused by your video driver. use this instructions to troubleshoot. http://www.sevenforums.com/crash-loc...eshooting.html

Let us know if you need help with the instructions

Ken

Code:
Built by: 7600.16539.amd64fre.win7_gdr.100226-1909
Debug session time: Thu Jun 3 14:51:03.907 2010 (GMT-4)
System Uptime: 0 days 4:24:03.438
BugCheck 116, {fffffa800506a4e0, fffff8800f156a20, 0, 2}
*** 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+112a20 )
BUGCHECK_STR: 0x116
PROCESS_NAME: System

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Hello, I'm having problems with my computer and I cannot figure out where they are coming from. I have done multiple tests on my computer and I still haven't been able to figure out what is wrong (memtest86, driver verifier).

Here are my files, I really appreciate any help that I can get.
mattyskier bsod.zip - Windows Live

Is Windows 7 . . .
- x86 (32-bit) or x64 ? x64
- the original installed OS on the system? Yes
- an OEM or full retail version? OEM
- OEM = came pre-installed on system
- Full Retail = you purchased it from retailer

- What is the age of system (hardware)? 3/4 of a year
- What is the age of OS installation (have you re-installed the OS?) 2-3 weeks (Re-installed 2 times)

A:BSOD while playing games

Welcome to SF!

I see no software problems, so let's jump directly to hardware.

What is the make/model of your PSU?

Try following these directions for Memtest: RAM - Test with Memtest86+

I'm not sure how you ran it in the first place, so I have to give that link.

Test hard drive: HD Diagnostic

Test temps and CPU: http://www.sevenforums.com/tutorials...t-prime95.html

...Summary of the Dumps:
Code:

Built by: 7600.16617.amd64fre.win7_gdr.100618-1621
Debug session time: Mon Sep 13 03:40:57.642 2010 (UTC - 4:00)
System Uptime: 2 days 6:28:26.156
BugCheck A, {a06f0f6c, 2, 0, fffff8000288a793}
Probably caused by : win32k.sys ( win32k!RawInputThread+6ed )
BUGCHECK_STR: 0xA
PROCESS_NAME: csrss.exe
??????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????
Built by: 7600.16617.amd64fre.win7_gdr.100618-1621
Debug session time: Tue Sep 7 03:41:06.475 2010 (UTC - 4:00)
System Uptime: 0 days 3:31:02.379
BugCheck A, {a0730f70, 2, 0, fffff8000288b793}
Probably caused by : ntkrnlmp.exe ( nt!KiSearchForNewThread+123 )
BUGCHECK_STR: 0xA
PROCESS_NAME: SC2.exe
??????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????????
Built by: 7600.16617.amd64fre.win7_gdr.100618-1621
Debug session time: Sun Sep 5 22:46:38.024 2010 (UTC - 4:00)
System Uptime: 0 days 0:41:44.553
BugCheck D1, {79, 2, 1, fffff88003ebf978}
Probably caused by : kbdclass.sys ( kbdclass!memmove+88 )
DEFAULT_BUCKET_ID: VERIFIER_ENABLED_VISTA_MINIDUMP
BUGCHECK_STR: ... Read more

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I just bought a new SSD and did a fresh install window 7. After various updates, was thinking that the system is up to date and ready to go, I installed games. Got the BSOD right at the first try.

Problem signature:
Problem Event Name: BlueScreen
OS Version: 6.1.7601.2.1.0.768.3
Locale ID: 2057

Additional information about the problem:
BCCode: 1000007e
BCP1: FFFFFFFFC0000005
BCP2: FFFFF8800F420FF0
BCP3: FFFFF880039A4558
BCP4: FFFFF880039A3DB0
OS Version: 6_1_7601
Service Pack: 1_0
Product: 768_1

I also upload a zip file as suggested using SF_diagnostic_toll.

I really appreciate if someone could help me.

Thanks.

A:BSOD playing games,

The prob seems to appear when I play games like Battle Field 3 or Guild Wars. Games like Hero of Newerth or Dota 2 wont cause the issue.

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Hi there!

So there. Since some time ago, when I game, my computer will completely freeze up. There's absolutely nothing I can do, and I have to hard reboot my computer. This time, after a freeze in Diablo 3 (It's practically unplayable at this point, I freeze after 5-10 minutes), I waited a while before rebooting and had this message after I did:

Signature du probl?me*:
Nom d??v?nement de probl?me: BlueScreen
Version du syst?me: 6.1.7601.2.1.0.256.48
Identificateur de param?tres r?gionaux: 1033

Informations suppl?mentaires sur le probl?me*:
BCCode: 117
BCP1: FFFFFA80077124E0
BCP2: FFFFF88007801978
BCP3: 0000000000000000
BCP4: 0000000000000000
OS Version: 6_1_7601
Service Pack: 1_0
Product: 256_1


So this is a BSoD without me ever getting the blue screen or something? Not sure how this works, but oh well. With this error, I got a dump. So! Here's hoping one of you guys are able to see what the issue can be. I've attached the ZIP with the information.

Thanks a lot!

A:BSOD (?) when playing games!

Bump!

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Hey guys, this is my rig

Windows 7 ultimate
i7 930 intel
HD5770 Asus

so pretty much every time i start playing a game, after an hour or so i get a BSOD of driver_irql_not_less_or_equal. I tried reinstalling my comptuer and reinstalling my video drivers but to no provail. Please help!

A:BSOD while playing games!

Code:
OS Name: State of Independence Windows 7 xDark? v3.1 RG Deluxe
I note you are using a non-legal copy of Windows.

a) It is against the forum rules to help you with this.

b) There is not much we can do to help anyway, as your problems are probably related to your OS in this case.

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I recently reset my computer because i moved the windows files and totally wrecked my PC. Ever since then i crash every 10 minutes. I'm usually playing MineCraft and it always crashes and i have no clue why. It sends me to a black screen and makes a "ERRRRR" sound. When i get back into windows "Check for a solution does not work"
The code that comes up is:
Problem signature:
Problem Event Name: BlueScreen
OS Version: 6.1.7601.2.1.0.768.3
Locale ID: 1033

Additional information about the problem:
BCCode: 116
BCP1: FFFFFA80096004E0
BCP2: FFFFF88004FCDF38
BCP3: FFFFFFFFC000009A
BCP4: 0000000000000004
OS Version: 6_1_7601
Service Pack: 1_0
Product: 768_1

Files that help describe the problem:
C:\Windows\Minidump\021615-5350-01.dmp
C:\Users\Billy\AppData\Local\Temp\WER-13306-0.sysdata.xml

Read our privacy statement online:
http://go.microsoft....88&clcid=0x0409

If the online privacy statement is not available, please read our privacy statement offline:
C:\Windows\system32\en-US\erofflps.txt

But i did that download that i had to do to post this on the forums and i think my files should come up becuase i uploaded them, but anyway please help guys.

A:BSOD- Whenever i am playing games..

Does anyone experience the same problem or did experience the same problem and solved it?

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Hey all,

I would sincerely appreciate it if you could help me with the following problem:

Only 2 months ago I got a newly built pc (the information you can find in the dxdiag report). From the beginning, my pc started doing strange things while playing games. Almost every time I play a game, it crashes at random times and tells me the game doesn't respond anymore and the game exits. I tried to resolve this problem with lots of things, most important things include: updated my video card drivers, updated my motherboard drivers, clean install of windows 7 home premium, clean install of all the games. At the end I even went to the store the video card was bought and although they couldn't find a problem, I got a new video card but unfortunately after a couple of days of great gaming, the games started crashing again. BSOD only appear once in a while, but they get me worried even more. I also checked the CPU and GPU temperatures, they're both fine, never reaching above 60 degrees celsius. I did a 3D vantage Benchmark test, it got me a score of P9093, not sure what it exactly means but I think it's OK for the system I have.

So my question would be.. what could possible cause these BSOD's and crashes? It happens to all games I played till now, i.e. Assassin's Creed I and II, Tomb Raider Underworld, Need For Speed Undercover and Pro Street, Prince of Persia games.

I attached the dxdiag report.

Thank you in advance.. apologies for any grammar mistak... Read more

A:BSOD's while playing games

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Hi, i've been constantly getting the same BSOD only while playing games. Usually getting it after 40 minutes. I recently reinstalled windows 7 to try fix it but to no avail so i'm guessing it's a hardware problem. I've attached the DMP file + the NT6 thingy. I've really got no clue as to why this happens but any help will be awesome.

A:BSOD only while playing games

anyone? do you need any other information?

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I get BSOD only when playing games. Alienware Mx17 R1. Attached DMP files and system info, I hope that is everything. THANK-YOU for any help!! getting desperate here.

Here is some info:


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Dump File : 013013-13790-01.dmp
Crash Time : 1/30/2013 11:14:27 AM
Bug Check String : SYSTEM_THREAD_EXCEPTION_NOT_HANDLED
Bug Check Code : 0x1000007e
Parameter 1 : ffffffff`c0000005
Parameter 2 : fffff800`02ecb5e9
Parameter 3 : fffff880`009a9998
Parameter 4 : fffff880`009a9200
Caused By Driver : ntoskrnl.exe
Caused By Address : ntoskrnl.exe+b65e9
File Description : NT Kernel & System
Product Name : Microsoft? Windows? Operating System
Company : Microsoft Corporation
File Version : 6.1.7600.17118 (win7_gdr.120830-0334)
Processor : x64
Crash Address : ntoskrnl.exe+b65e9
Stack Address 1 :
Stack Address 2 :
Stack Address 3 :
Computer Name :
Full Path : C:\Windows\Minidump\013013-13790-01.dmp
Processors Count : 4
Major Version : 15
Minor Version : 7600
Dump File Size : 291,568
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Dump File : 012913-23462-01.dmp
Crash Time : 1/29/2013 10:22:47 AM
Bug Check String : KMODE_EXCEPTION_NOT_HANDLED
Bug Check Code : 0x0000001e
Parameter 1 : ffffffff`c0000005
Parameter 2 : fffff800`02cb083e
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A:BSOD only when playing games, help please.

Hello ProChargedStang.

Synaptic Touch Pad Driver

Code:
fffff880`009a9738 fffff880`03b5fd22Unable to load image \SystemRoot\system32\DRIVERS\SynTP.sys, Win32 error 0n2
*** WARNING: Unable to verify timestamp for SynTP.sys
*** ERROR: Module load completed but symbols could not be loaded for SynTP.sys
SynTP+0x9d22
And it is very old.

Code:
fffff880`03b56000 fffff880`03b9f000 SynTP T (no symbols)
Loaded symbol image file: SynTP.sys
Image path: \SystemRoot\system32\DRIVERS\SynTP.sys
Image name: SynTP.sys
Timestamp: Wed Jul 15 03:06:36 2009 (4A5CFA64)
CheckSum: 00048B8F
ImageSize: 00049000
Translations: 0000.04b0 0000.04e4 0409.04b0 0409.04e4
Update it from Drivers | Synaptics.

A search revealed that you are using nForce as the chipset driver, and that includes nvstor64.sys as the storage controller driver. You need to try to update nForce, as it contains not only the storage controller, but also network controller and a lot of other vital drivers.

Code:
fffff880`0106a000 fffff880`010a9000 nvstor64 T (no symbols)
Loaded symbol image file: nvstor64.sys
Image path: \SystemRoot\system32\DRIVERS\nvstor64.sys
Image name: nvstor64.sys
Timestamp: Fri Apr 09 14:52:41 2010 (4BBEF1E1)
CheckSum: 0003FFC4
ImageSize: 0003F000
Translations: 0000.04b0 0000.04e4 0409.04b0 0409.04e4
And it is failing.

Code:
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Hi, Ive recently upgraded to Windows 7 32bit and i havent had problems until i started playing these 2 games , League Of Legends(LoL) and World Of Warcraft(WoW). I've been getting BSODs after playing for about 10 minutes in each game. Ive attached the dmp files. pls help me , thx

A:BSOD 7f when playing certain games

Hi and welcome to SF!

All of the 3 minidumps pointed to amd8k.sys, which is AMD CPU drivers, please download and install fresh copy driver of it to see if it fix the problem

Also, you have some drivers that in need for updating:

Code:
UsbFltr UsbFltr.sys Wed Apr 11 15:23:47 2007 (461C9B13)
nvm62x32 nvm62x32.sys Sat Oct 18 04:00:39 2008 (48F8FCF7)
DB3G DB3G.sys Mon Apr 25 12:43:56 2005 (426C839C)
ASACPI ASACPI.sys Fri Aug 13 09:52:52 2004 (411C2D04)
Please read this short article to know how to update ASACPI.sys
http://www.sevenforums.com/787431-post2.html

Also, I can see that you have that BSODs occur while playing games. Bugcheck code 7F can refer to third party firewall that cause it.
In looking through your drivers, I see that you have AVG anti virus installed. AVG is known to cause BSOD, on some systems. I suggest that you uninstall it while trouble shooting using the uninstall tool > Info > Tool (32bit) - Tool (64 bit). If you have AVG Identity Protection installed, uninstall it also >Info > Tool. I recommend that you install MSE and make sure Windows Firewall is turned on. (Just for testing purpose only)


Code:
BugCheck 7F, {d, 0, 0, 0}

Probably caused by : amdk8.sys ( amdk8!C1Halt+4 )

Followup: MachineOwner
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Let us know if you need help

Tuan

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Hi everyone! So for the past month i have been experiencing BSOD very often(2-3 times a day) and i have no clue why is that. Its happening either while i am playing games or if i have multiple tabs open on the browser.

I was getting a bit frustrated since i don't know what is causing it and started cleaning my computer from viruses and updating all of my drivers. Still no luck with that so i came here for some help. It also seems to be limiting my internet performance and that is quite worrying too.

My system after the BSOD always starts with the message "Windows recovered from an unexpected shut down" when i boot up. This is the error message:

Windows has recovered from an unexpected shutdown
Problem signature:
Problem Event Name: BlueScreen
OS Version: 6.1.7601.2.1.0.256.1
Locale ID: 1033
Additional information about the problem:
BCCode: 4e
BCP1: 0000000000000099
BCP2: 00000000000250FF
BCP3: 0000000000000002
BCP4: 000000000001483E
OS Version: 6_1_7601
Service Pack: 1_0
Product: 256_1

I would appreciate some help. Thanks.

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Hey there,

Since the last few days I've been having trouble with uh.. I don't know what exactly, that's why I'm here =) First let me give my specs..

OS: Windows 7 Professional x64 Retail (Dutch)
CPU: AMD Phenom II X3 710
MotherBoard: Asus M4A78T-E
PSU: Cooler Master Real Power M520
Memory: Kingston ValueRAM 6GB (2x2GB + 2x1GB)
GPU1: Sapphire Radeon X1650 Pro
GPU2: Radeon HD3300 (Onboard GPU)

So.. I'll explain in a sec why I posted both GPUs. It all started a few days ago. I was gaming (they're not heavy games, and it's not specific to the game either since I tried 3 completely different games), and at that time I had my X1650 Pro as default in my PC. I noticed the screen went black a few times per hour, which would indicate the ATi driver refreshing if I'm not mistaken. After a while, the system just froze. Couldn't do anything and had to reset (no BSOD either). I restarted, and same thing again.. That happened like 3 more times.. I thought my GPU was giving out, so I ran a few tests, testing for artifacts and checking temperature, but nothing..

After that I decided to uninstall the GPU and take it out, and try my on-board GPU to see if that would make a difference. I downloaded the latest drivers from the AMD website and it all seemed to be going well, but then, after a few hours, the same black screen again.. And after that, BSOD happened. This repeated a few more times, and well, here I am..

A few more things that could be significant:

- I updated ... Read more

A:BSOD when playing games

Please uninstall Daemon Tools, it has issues with some Win7 installations.
Then uninstall sptd.sys using this free tool: http://www.duplexsecure.com/faq#remove_64sptd

You have the infamous 2005 version of ASACPI.sys - a known cause of BSOD's on Asus systems. Please visit the Asus website here: http://support.asus.com/download/dow...ge=en-us&os=30
and expand the Utilities section. The 7th item down is the "ATK0110 driver for WindowsXP/Vista/Win7 32&64-bit" - Download and install that.

Please replace your video drivers by doing the following:
- visit the ATI website and download the DRIVERS ONLY for your video card (they're listed after the entire Catalyst Control Center package).
- uninstall all ATI stuff using Control Panel...Programs...Uninstall a program
- install the freshly downloaded DRIVERS ONLY package
- monitor for further BSOD's

Several of the errors are STOP 0x116, and all involve your video drivers - so I'd suggest following the steps here: http://www.sevenforums.com/crash-loc...eshooting.html

Finally, update your Creative sound card drivers as they are older (one is from 2008).

BSOD BUGCHECK SUMMARY

Code:

Built by: 7600.16617.amd64fre.win7_gdr.100618-1621
Debug session time: Sun Nov 14 19:44:07.523 2010 (UTC - 5:00)
System Uptime: 0 days 6:15:11.209
*** WARNING: Unable to verify timestamp for atikmpag.sys
*** ERROR: Module load completed but symbols could not be loaded for atikmpag.sys
Probably caused by : atikmpag.sys ( atikmpag+... Read more

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When i am playing dota 2 or bf3 its just giving bsods randomly every time diffrent place, diffrent game(maybe same game over and over again at dota 2). PC's tempratures are ok GPU(30-68), CPU(32-45). Memtest completed without errors(7 times). I just formatted pc 1 week ago.

A:BSOD's while Playing Games

If BSOD's continue after formatting the PC - it's most likely a hardware problem (although you could be installing problematic software - so that's a consideration). Start by running these free diagnostics: Hardware Diagnostics

Out of 12 memory dumps there were 5 different BSOD error codes. The differing error codes are usually symptomatic of a lower level problem within the system. They are usually caused by one of these things:
- borked (broken) hardware (several different procedures used to isolate the problem device)
- BIOS issues (check for updates at the motherboard manufacturer's website)
- overclocking - You'll know if you're overclocking or not. If uncertain we can suggest things to check.
- compatibility issues (3rd party hardware/drivers)
- low-level driver problems
- or even malware (scanned for when we ask for hardware diagnostics from Initial Hardware Diagnostics or Hardware Diagnostics ).

Quite a few dumps blaming ntfs.sys (a file system driver). This is suggestive of a hard drive issue - so I'd run the hard drive diagnostics first.

At least 2 possibilities for driver issues causing this:





WinRing0x64.sys Sat Jul 26 09:29:37 2008 (488B26C1)
many different programs that center around the using of the WinRing libraries (RealTemp, Corsair Link2 (known BSOD issues w/Win8), Razer GameBooster, etc)
http://www.carrona.org/drivers/driver.php?id=WinRing0x64.sys

RTCore64.sys Tue Sep 6 08:24:50 2011 (4E661112)
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Hello guys and girls.

I recently had a new system built by my friend and it was running perfect for a day, then out of no where I started getting random BSoD during game-play.

Here is an image:


I have made a .zip file containing information about my PC system. If you don't mind having a look, I would be grateful!

All the parts on this build are brand new. And yes it is OC'd on the i5 to 4.6ghz. (maybe/probably the cause)

Regards,

CJN.

A:BSoD while playing games.

Hello CJN and welcome to Seven Forums.

I think OCing an i5 to 4.6 is pushing things a bit. Until you can get a handle on the BSODs, I'd suggest restoring default values. The stop error 0x101 is also known as a CLOCK_WATCHDOG_TIMEOUT. Very difficult to troubleshoot. One of the best troubleshooting guides I've seen is here:

STOP 0x101: CLOCK_WATCHDOG_TIMEOUT troubleshtg


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

BugCheck 101, {31, 0, fffff88003165180, 2}

Probably caused by : Unknown_Image ( ANALYSIS_INCONCLUSIVE )

Followup: MachineOwner
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0: kd> !analyze -v
*******************************************************************************
* *
* Bugcheck Analysis *
* *
*******************************************************************************

CLOCK_WATCHDOG_TIMEOUT (101)
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Hello all,

I recently purchased a new computer solely for gaming purposes. Everything seemed fine untill I started getting BSOD's while gaming, ranging from apc index mismatch to the IRQL error. Now instead of returning it immediately I thought I'd come here for some advice from you guys.

I added the minidumps and if you need any additional information I'd be more than willing to give it.
Thanks in advance!

A:BSOD while playing games.

Hello ! Welcome to SF !

Seems like the Dump files are corrupted. Follow this link and post the logs here http://www.sevenforums.com/crashes-d...tructions.html

- Captain

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Hi, always when im playing for like 5 minutes a game ( cod4 ) my game freezes, when i start my pc again this appears :

Probleemhandtekening:
Gebeurtenisnaam van probleem: BlueScreen
Versie van besturingssysteem: 6.1.7600.2.0.0.256.1
Landinstelling-id: 2067
Aanvullende informatie over dit probleem:
BCCode: 124
BCP1: 0000000000000000
BCP2: FFFFFA800546F4B8
BCP3: 0000000000000000
BCP4: 0000000000000000
OS Version: 6_1_7600
Service Pack: 0_0
Product: 256_1
Bestanden die helpen bij het beschrijven van het probleem:
C:\Windows\Minidump\072510-31559-01.dmp
C:\Users\sp4nkz\AppData\Local\Temp\WER-53820-0.sysdata.xml
Lees de onlineprivacyverklaring:
Windows 7 Privacy Statement - Microsoft Windows
Als de onlineprivacyverklaring niet beschikbaar is, lees dan onze offlineprivacyverklaring:
C:\Windows\system32\nl-NL\erofflps.txt


i hope one of you guys canhelp me, this is my computer system :
Manufacturer:System manufacturer
Processor:AMD Athlon(tm) II X4 620 Processor (4 CPUs), ~2.6GHz
Memory:4096MB RAM
Hard Drive:1 TB
Video Card:ATI Radeon HD 5700 Series
Monitor:Samsung ; SyncMaster 923 NW
Sound Card:Speakers (High Definition Audio Device)
Speakers/Headphones:Razer pirahna
Keyboard:Microsoft Comfort Keyboard
Mouse:Logitech MX618
Mouse Surface:Qpad
Operating System:Windows 7 Ultimate 64-bit (6.1, Build 7600) (7600.win7_rtm.090713-1255)
Motherboard:some asus thingy
Computer Case:Antec mid tower

A:BSOD when playing games

Please upload your minidump files, stop code 124 is usually hardware related, read this article in the meantime of what it is and what to try:
http://www.sevenforums.com/crash-loc...-what-try.html

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i getting random BSOD while playing games , they don't usually happen but sometimes it happens after like 15 minutes of play
most of them happen while playing battlefield 3

i included my mem dumb
also here's a screen grab from a bsod checker program
my system is
windows 7 64bit
gigabyte hd4850 512
gigabyte p31dsl
4 gigs 800mhz ram

really appreciate any help with the problem
 

A:BSOD while playing games

Probably caused by atikmpag.sys

atikmpag.sys is a driver file for your ATI graphic card.
Update your ATI graphic card driver.
 

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Hi there,

i have some serious problems with my pc and i hope you guys can help me out.
but before i start i have to apologize for my bad english cause i?m german.

i experienced a few bsods since i started gaming on my pc a few weeks ago. i bought a new graphicscard and a new power supply. when i start the game it lasts a few minutes sometimes an hour until i got the bsod.
i checked bluescreenview and in 5 from 6 cases it blames ntoskrnl.exe as the problem. the other cause would be nvlddmkm.sys.

i updated all nvidia drivers for the graphics and the win 7 directx. since then it seems getting better, because bsods don?t happen that fast anymore.
sfc /scannow does not report anything bad.
i dont?t think its an overheating issue, cause my gpu does not get over 76 degrees.
i just played two games since i started gaming, both over steam. metro 2033 and half life 2. i wondered if it might be a prob with steam???

i attached the health report and the dumpfiles, i hope i did not forget anything.
any help would be appreciated.

my system specs:

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit (OEM disk from retailer that i installed myself/system was originally vista 64bit)
Intel Core 2 Quad Q6600 @ 2,4GHZ
mainboard: ECS GF7100PVT-M3
graphic: Palit GeForce GTX-460 Sonic (OC)
sound: onBoard
psu: Corsair 550W

i bought the pc in august 2008

A:BSOD while playing games

Issues with your Bluetooth:

Code:
Bluetooth-Peripherieger?t BTHENUM\{00000002-0000-1000-8000-0002EE000002}_VID&00010001_PID&006E\7&181F6A28&0&EC9B5BE74F2E_C00000000 Die Treiber f?r dieses Ger?t wurden nicht installiert.

Bluetooth-Peripherieger?t BTHENUM\{00005557-0000-1000-8000-0002EE000001}_VID&00010001_PID&006E\7&181F6A28&0&EC9B5BE74F2E_C00000000 Die Treiber f?r dieses Ger?t wurden nicht installiert.

Bluetooth-Peripherieger?t BTHENUM\{00005601-0000-1000-8000-0002EE000001}_VID&00010001_PID&006E\7&181F6A28&0&EC9B5BE74F2E_C00000000 Die Treiber f?r dieses Ger?t wurden nicht installiert.

Bluetooth-Peripherieger?t BTHENUM\{0000111B-0000-1000-8000-00805F9B34FB}_VID&00010001_PID&006E\7&181F6A28&0&EC9B5BE74F2E_C00000000 Die Treiber f?r dieses Ger?t wurden nicht installiert.

Bluetooth-Peripherieger?t BTHENUM\{00005005-0000-1000-8000-0002EE000001}_VID&00010001_PID&006E\7&181F6A28&0&EC9B5BE74F2E_C00000000 Die Treiber f?r dieses Ger?t wurden nicht installiert.
Please install these drivers immediately.

Please stop the MacDrive stuff from starting when the system starts (just a hunch on my part).

Please update your nVidia chipset drivers (nForce) - http://www.nvidia.com/object/nforce_...bit_15.49.html

All but one of the memory dumps are attributed to the OS kernel (not a likely cause). As such, please run Driver Verifier according to these directi... Read more

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