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Windows 7: Help~ whea-logger event id 17

17 Sep 2009   #1

windows 7 ultimate 64bit rtm final
Help~ whea-logger event id 17

Hi guys, i am constantly having this warning almost every second in event viewer... (15700+ warning and counting) it started since 9/12 and i don't know what i did.. I never had any problem until i played need for speed: shift today for the first time and it just hard froze on me. so i checked the event view and found about this warning message. can someone help me please. I googled it and found one guy having same problem who fixed it eventually. I tried exact solution but no go.. his solution was try to force install latest intel chipset driver.
Source: [COLOR=blue !important][COLOR=blue !important]Microsoft-Windows[/COLOR][/COLOR]-WHEA-Logger

Event ID: 17
Task Category: None
Level: Warning
A corrected hardware error has occurred.

Component: PCI Express Root Port
Error Source: Advanced Error Reporting (PCI Express)

Bus : Device:Function: 0x0:0x3:0x0
Vendor ID : Device ID: 0x8086:0x340e
Class Code: 0x30400
my spec: windows 7 ultimate rtm 64bit
intel core i7 920
intel motherboard dx58so w/ latest chipset driver (reinstalled today with -overide -overall command again "INF_allOS_9.1.1.1015_PV")
xfx hd4890 crossfire w/ latest driver (catalyst 9.9 clean installed with driver sweep)

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08 May 2010   #2

Windows 7 x64


Did anyone ever find a solution to this problem? I'm having the same issue.

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29 Jul 2010   #3

Windows 7 64bit

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08 Jan 2013   #4

Windows 7 Ultimate x64

I have an HP 8540w laptop, and encountered the same error - WHEA-Logger error 17.
HP had me install and run this hotfix: Windows6.1-KB947821-v25-x64.msu (mine is 64 bit, but there should be a x32 if you need).
Download, install, reboot - no more WHEA errors.

Thanks HP.
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