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Windows 7: Laptop Shutting Down

23 Feb 2011   #1

Laptop Shutting Down


I have come back to my laptops serveral times now and I get the message saying Windows has recovered from an unexpected shut down. My laptop is a Sony Vaio VPCEC1M1E. I have attached the Minidump files and would be grateful if someone could please take a look and let me know what the problem might be?


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23 Feb 2011   #2

Windows 10 Pro x64

Your display driver, ATI radeon was the cause
Remove the current version and install the latest one
Sony eSupport - Electronics - Select Your Model
BugCheck 3B, {c0000005, fffff880048d1817, fffff88007369900, 0}

Probably caused by : atikmdag.sys ( atikmdag+90817 )
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26 Feb 2011   #3


Thanks, I've updated the drivers and now it seems to be ok.
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