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Windows 7: Still BSODs after format

26 Aug 2011   #1

Windows 7 Professional x64
 
 
Still BSODs after format

Hello,

I had some problem with my computer, so I formated. I installed all drivers, made all windows update, and tried to play. Still crashing, but getting other insidious errors..

If anyone can find out whats wrong i'd be in heaven

I made the memtest and there were no errors.

Thanks in advance.

My System SpecsSystem Spec
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26 Aug 2011   #2

Win 8 Release candidate 8400
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Louti View Post
Hello,

I had some problem with my computer, so I formated. I installed all drivers, made all windows update, and tried to play. Still crashing, but getting other insidious errors..

If anyone can find out whats wrong i'd be in heaven

I made the memtest and there were no errors.

Thanks in advance.

Best advice that I've seen about this error (from here: http://www.sevenforums.com/crashes-d...tml#post356791 )
Quote:
What you're looking for will be in one of the following categories:

a) BIOS bug
b) a driver whose activity is causing the target processor to lock up
c) a hardware defect (temperature, voltage, dust, RFI, outright borkedness...)
- H2SO4
So, check the drivers
Then check the inside of the case (temperature, voltage, dust, etc).
Then run some hardware stress tests

Quote:
Try this free video stress test: FurMark: VGA Stress Test, Graphics Card and GPU Stability Test, Burn-in Test, OpenGL Benchmark and GPU Temperature | oZone3D.Net
Try this free stress test: Free Software - GIMPS
Quote:
Prime95 Setup:
- extract the contents of the zip file to a location of your choice
- double click on the executable file
- select "Just stress testing"
- select the "Blend" test. If you've already run MemTest overnight you may want to run the "Small FFTs" test instead.
- "Number of torture test threads to run" should equal the number of CPU's times 2 (if you're using hyperthreading).
The easiest way to figure this out is to go to Task Manager...Performance tab - and see the number of boxes under CPU Usage History
Then run the test for 6 to 24 hours - or until you get errors (whichever comes first).
The Test selection box and the stress.txt file describes what components that the program stresses.
Then try replacing parts.
Then look up the versions of your BIOS to see what changes were done.[/QUOTE]


ALSO




1-ASACPI.SYS


The pre 2009 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).
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