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Windows 7: BSOD Happening A Lot!

17 Feb 2011   #1
fboy

7 Home Premium 64bit
 
 
BSOD Happening A Lot!

Hi,

I am getting the BSOD quite often (about 3 or 4 times a day). Unfortunately I only have one minidump as I recently did a clean of tempfiles. I will attach more as and when they come up.

I have no idea why this started happening though I think things got worse after Advanced System Care 3. I restored to my system as it was at the beginning of the month. I thought this would cure it but I am still getting BSOD as the current one attached happened after reverting my system.

Thanks for any help.

FB


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17 Feb 2011   #2
Maguscreed

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Windows 7 x64
 
 

Code:
MEMORY_MANAGEMENT (1a)
    # Any other values for parameter 1 must be individually examined.
Arguments:
Arg1: 0000000000005003, The subtype of the bugcheck.
Arg2: fffff780c0000000
Arg3: 0000000000002189
Arg4: 0000248800004310
I'm thinking bad memory here. The system care app would have made the problem worse if this is the case, so it fits.
Memory Diagnostics Tool
If you can't get that to run stable, use memtest86

RAM - Test with Memtest86+
Guide to using Memtest86+

that should either confirm or deny that diagnosis and we can go from there.
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17 Feb 2011   #3
fboy

7 Home Premium 64bit
 
 

Thanks very much MC. I will try those suggestions out and get back to you
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17 Feb 2011   #4
fboy

7 Home Premium 64bit
 
 
Stage 1 completed

Hi MC, I ran the Windows Memory Diagnostics tool with no issues found.

I will run the Memtest+ later when I can leave the machine to run without me having to do some work.

I have re-seated the memory to see if there might have been any issues from that.

Thanks again for your help,

fb
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17 Feb 2011   #5
fboy

7 Home Premium 64bit
 
 

Ok. Two full passes of Memtest+ 4.20. No errors.

But then, since I've reseated my memory I've had no more BSODs either. I wonder ....
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17 Feb 2011   #6
Maguscreed

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Windows 7 x64
 
 

Well keep us informed.
I hope it really was that simple.
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18 Feb 2011   #7
fboy

7 Home Premium 64bit
 
 
Not as simple as thought.

Hmm. Two more dumps but it's actually BSOD'd more than that but a few times not written a dump file. Two more attached dumps.
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18 Feb 2011   #8
DeanP

Win 7 Pro x64 SP1 OS X Snow Leopard 10.6.7
 
 

2 passes is not enough - must be at least 7.
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18 Feb 2011   #9
fboy

7 Home Premium 64bit
 
 

Ok. Thanks. Will have to do that overnight next week.
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25 Feb 2011   #10
fboy

7 Home Premium 64bit
 
 
8 passes complete, no errors

Right,

I've done 8 passes on each stick of 6GB of memory I have (2 * 1Gb, 2 * 2Gb). No errors found.

I've only had a couple of crashes since last week and only one produced a mini dump (attached).

Any ideas?

Thanks,

fb
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