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Windows 7: BSOD: "BAD_POOL_CALLER" after exiting game(s)

02 Dec 2010   #1

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
BSOD: "BAD_POOL_CALLER" after exiting game(s)

I ran into this problem just yesterday night when I was playing Crysis, I got the BSOD after I quit the game, and it happened again today. I never got a BSOD when using Windows regularly. I ran a memory diagnostic, and didn't have any problems with my memory, so I'm thinking it may be a graphics card issue, anyway check it out:

All my drivers are up to date too...if that helps.

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03 Dec 2010   #2

Windows 10 Pro x64, Arch Linux

Dump blames your video driver, Update it
ATI Radeon

Update DirectX

BugCheck C2, {7, 1097, a0002, fffffa8006ac3ab0}

GetPointerFromAddress: unable to read from fffff800030c00e0
Probably caused by : dxgmms1.sys ( dxgmms1!VidMmCloseAllocation+44 )
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03 Dec 2010   #3

Windows 7 Ultimate x64

My video driver is already up to date (10.11), as well as DirectX and I'm still getting the same problem.
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