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Windows 7: BSOD 0x000000f4(Probably caused by : wininit.exe)

01 May 2012   #1

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 
BSOD 0x000000f4(Probably caused by : wininit.exe)

Hello. I have BSOD with 0x000000f4 code. It appears when system is not loaded at all.
No new hardware where intalled. Only nvidia drivers where updated 3 days ago and they are up to date for now(version 296.10).
System Health Report shows nothing interesting(only complained on disabled UAC)

Dump (cant attache)

Spec:
OS Name Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate
Version 6.1.7601 Service Pack 1 Build 7601
System Manufacturer Gigabyte Technology Co., Ltd.
System Model P31-DS3L
System Type x64-based PC
Processor Intel(R) Core(TM)2 Duo CPU E7200 @ 2.53GHz, 2534 Mhz, 2 Core(s), 2 Logical Processor(s)
BIOS Version/Date Award Software International, Inc. F9, 10.07.2008

My System SpecsSystem Spec
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02 May 2012   #2

Windows 7 Ultimate x64/Windows 8 Consumer Preview x64/Ubuntu 11.04
 
 

Test your RAM using Memtest86+. Let it run until 6-8 passes have completed or errors have been found.
RAM - Test with Memtest86+

Enable Driver Verifier. Enabling this should hopefully crash your system and then point to the faulty driver that is causing problems. However before you do, it is advised that you create a system restore point and backup first.
Driver Verifier - Enable and Disable

Run an sfc/scannow command in an elevated command prompt. If errors are found, run it twice more with each scan followed by a reboot.
SFC /SCANNOW Command - System File Checker

You have avast! installed, is that correct? At least to test, uninstall it and install MSE (Microsoft Security Essentials) instead.
Microsoft Security Essentials - Free Antivirus for Windows

The following drivers need to be updated:

Code:
GEARAspiWDM.sys Mon May 18 22:17:04 2009
teamviewervpn.sys Thu Dec 13 20:22:09 2007
These drivers can be found by searching them in Google and then finding the associated software or driver. Finally, find the latest version of this driver or software and download and install it. Some of the drivers may also be found here (if the driver says 'Windows Update' simply make sure all Windows Updates are installed).

You should also update any other drivers you can think of including graphics, audio, chipset, SSD etc.

Make sure all Windows updates are installed.

If you have any other dump files, please upload them also.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
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