Quote: Originally Posted by inglefrapper
My first time here - thanks in advance for any help.
I built a Vista machine about 3 years ago and it has ran solid the whole time. two weeks ago I upgraded to Windows7x64. I installed a new 1TB Seagate, did a clean install on that, slaved my secondary drive to the new setup, and left my old boot hard drive in the box, but it's unhooked (starting to think I'm glad I did that). Since then the BSODs have been piling up.
I followed the forum instructions (I hope) correctly, so I figured I'd let the masters try and work some magic!
1-ASACPI.SYS a major cause of BSOD's in the 2005 rev.
The pre 2009 version of this driver
is a known BSOD cause.
The 2005 version of this driver is a known BSOD cause.
Please visit this link: ASUS teK Computer Inc. -Support- Drivers
and Download P7P55D LE ASUSTeK Computer Inc. -Support- Drivers and Download P7P55D LE
Scroll down to the Utilities category, then scroll down to the "ATK0110 driver for WindowsXP/Vista/Windows 7 32&64-bit" (it's about the 12th item down).
Download and install it.
Go to C:\Windows\System32\drivers to check and make sure that the ASACPI.sys file is date stamped from 2009 or 2010 (NOT 2005).
skfiltv.sys 8/14/2008 2:48:33 AM fffff880`02829000 fffff880`02836000 0x0000d000 0x48a3d541
nvm62x64.sys 10/17/2008 5:01:06 PM fffff880`03f1d000 fffff880`03f80d80 0x00063d80 0x48f8fd12
anodlwfx.sys 3/6/2009 6:10:08 AM fffff880`013db000 fffff880`013e4000 0x00009000 0x49b0f680
How To Find Drivers:
- 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 manufacturer links are on this page: Drivers and Downloads
3-Your video driver. Re-install newest using this method.
When upgrading your graphic driver you MUST remove all traces of the current driver. In order to do that we recommend using Phyxion.net - Driver Sweeper
When it is removed then download and install the fresh copy.