Windows 7 Forums

Welcome to Windows 7 Forums. Our forum is dedicated to helping you find support and solutions for any problems regarding your Windows 7 PC be it Dell, HP, Acer, Asus or a custom build. We also provide an extensive Windows 7 tutorial section that covers a wide range of tips and tricks.


Windows 7: BSOD frequently occurred over the last 2 weeks

18 Mar 2012   #1
chpy003

Windows 7 x64
 
 
BSOD frequently occurred over the last 2 weeks

Hi, my laptop kept having BSOD over the last two weeks, and I have no idea what caused the problem. It happened every 4 to 5 days. Sometimes even though I was doing nothing with my laptop, it still got BSOD.

I don't know whether it is relevant, but I also found out that System Restore in my laptop does not work. I have turned it on but it never creates a restore point. I also tried to create restore points manually, but they can never be detected when I run System Restore.

Spec:
My laptop is Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit OEM and I purchased it 1 year ago and never re-installed the OS.
Processor: Intel Core i3 M 380 @ 2.53GHz
Memory: 4GB


My System SpecsSystem Spec
.
18 Mar 2012   #2
zigzag3143

Win 8 Release candidate 8400
 
 

Three issues


1-Avast. Remove and replace with Microsoft Security Essentials.

Avast can be a contributing cause of BSOD'S . Please remove and replace with Microsoft Security Essentials AT LEAST TO TEST


http://files.avast.com/files/eng/aswclear5.exe

http://www.microsoft.com/security_essentials/


2-Sptd.sys

Please remove any CD visualization programs such as Daemon Tools and Alcohol 120%.

They use a driver, found in your dmp, called sptd.sys, that is notorious for causing BSODs.

Use this SPTD uninstaller DuplexSecure - Downloads DuplexSecure - FAQ

when you're done you can use this Freeware:

MagicISO Virtual CD/DVD-ROM (MagicDisc) in its place

Using MagicISO to create ISO image files



3-Iastor.sys Re-install newest driver available.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
Reply

 BSOD frequently occurred over the last 2 weeks




Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search




Similar help and support threads
Thread Forum
BSOD Occurred After Windows7 Updates
After doing standard W7 Updates 11July14 I had a BSOD occur some seven hour later. Windows did a reboot and bugcheck indicated a bluescreen had happened. Am not experienced with this sort of problem so treat me as a novice. Attached is screen capture of updates, a zip file gathered by dm log...
BSOD Help and Support
BSOD occurred on log off - Windows 7 Ultimate x86
Hello, let me get to the topic straight. Yesterday I was playing NFS HP2 for some minutes, after quiting, my taskbar was ignoring to turn back to Aero Look so I decided to log off and after everything closed, and before log-on splash screen, a BSOD occurred. I didn't take a look of the error...
BSOD Help and Support
BSOD suddenly occurred while torrenting
bsod repeatedly occuring. never occured before when i was torrenting, only now.
BSOD Help and Support
BSOD occurred 2 times - no idea on cause
Hey guys, So in the last couple days ive gotten a BSOD twice. I wasnt doing anything intensive on the computer, just typing out some notes. The blue screen said IRQL_NOT_LESS_OR_EQUAL I will attched the zip file from the diagnostic tool. It contains the minidump files from both bsods. ...
BSOD Help and Support
BSOD only occurred once, CHKDSK still runs
I don't have the BSOD problem event info because it hasn't happened again. I'm just taking extra precaution because this is a new computer. The BEX error message with Firefox popped up once too. I deleted Firefox and have been using IE9. (I miss it already.) The only problem is that CHKDSK runs...
BSOD Help and Support
BSOD occurred with no initial symptoms.
Hello everyone. First i have to say i hate how my first post is a cry for help. Generally i am able to solve my own issues just reading other posts, but i am a bit baffled with this recent bsod. To start, there was no initial symptoms. One second i was browsing the internet fine, i was not...
BSOD Help and Support


Our Sites

Site Links

About Us

Find Us

Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 7" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 01:33.

Twitter Facebook Google+



Windows 7 Forums

Seven Forums Android App Seven Forums IOS App