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Windows 7: Random BSOD

21 Aug 2012   #1
leowgeo

Win7 Pro x64
 
 
Random BSOD

Hi there

Can any1 help with this please ? There was a suspicion that it was AVG and Sentinel. AVG was removed Sentinal Driver updated but no avail. Two other Pc's exactly the same spec having no issue at all

Thanks


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21 Aug 2012   #2
Anthony

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

MS Windows 7 Professional 64-bit SP1
 
 

1. Uninstall all Anti Virus Programs (uninstall completely before going to next step)

2. Install: Microsoft Security Essentials - Free Antivirus for Windows

3. msconfig - boot faster and crash less.

1. Click on the Windows 7 start icon in the bottom left corner of your screen.

2. Type msconfig in the search box and then either press enter on your keyboard or double-click on the msconfig program that appears in the search results.

3. Windows 7 will launch Microsoft's System Configuration Utility. Click on the Startup tab.

4. This takes you to a page with a list of "startup items." Startup items are programs that are automatically loaded every time you turn on your computer. Some startup programs are absolutely necessary (Leave your Anti Virus Checked), others are simply a waste of RAM.

5. Click on the OK button.

6. A message will pop up telling you that you must restart your computer before these changes will take effect. Click on "Restart" and your computer will automatically reboot.

7. That's it! Your computer should now boot faster and crash less.

If you ever want to turn on any of the startup items you disabled with msconfig , just run msconfig again.

4. Scan for Spyware / Malware: Download Malwarebytes Anti-Malware 1.62 - FileHippo.com (Full Scan)

Wait for a Bsod, report back if you need further assistance.

Thanks - Ant
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21 Aug 2012   #3
leowgeo

Win7 Pro x64
 
 

There is no AV installed at the minute only Ms sec essentials as u said and not much running from Sturtup
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21 Aug 2012   #4
Anthony

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

MS Windows 7 Professional 64-bit SP1
 
 

Have you done all the above? If so just wait for another bsod and post it here.

Thanks - Ant
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