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Windows 7: BSOD_While idle

19 Jan 2013   #1

Windows 7 x64
 
 
BSOD_While idle

That happend fast > bluescreen > restart PC couple days ago. It happend just once untill today [I gave some time if it happen again] I would appreceate if someone can look at my SF files and let me know whats going on. Thank you in advance.

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19 Jan 2013   #2
Arc

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Windows 7 Home Premium 64 Bit SP 1
 
 

Hello JazzSus.

Your crash dumps are not showing any finite probable cause. In such a situation, it is better to enable Driver Verifier to monitor the drivers.
Driver Verifier - Enable and Disable
Run Driver Verifier for 24 hours or the occurrence of the next crash, whichever is earlier.

information   Information
Why Driver Verifier:
It puts a stress on the drivers, ans so it makes the unstable drivers crash. Hopefully the driver that crashes is recorded in the memory dump.

How Can we know that DV is enabled:
It will make the system bit of slow, laggy.

warning   Warning
Before enabling DV, make it sure that you have earlier System restore points made in your computer. You can check it easily by using CCleaner looking at Tools > System Restore.

If there is no points, make a System Restore Point manually before enabling DV.

Tip   Tip

Let us know the results, with the subsequent crash dumps, if any.
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19 Jan 2013   #3

Windows 7 x64
 
 

Thanks Arc. I'll try with DV and post how it went
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19 Jan 2013   #4

Windows 7 x64
 
 

[now on different PC]
I did all settings in DV as instructed >reboot ?? however at point "Welcome" screen PC went back to reboot. I cycled this twice> than "SafeMode" retype: verifyer.exe > Create standard settings > ticked "Automatically select all drivers installed on this computer > asked for reboot. Now PC booted back corectly...? what I can do next ? I'm just about to use my Macrium backUp which I created before this BSOD happend. TIA and waitting reply.
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19 Jan 2013   #5
Arc

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Windows 7 Home Premium 64 Bit SP 1
 
 

Follow the guide step by step: Driver Verifier - Enable and Disable

Make it sure that you are not selecting any microsoft or unknown provided drivers. Then let DV run.
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19 Jan 2013   #6

Windows 7 x64
 
 

Thank you Arc again. First did: went back to DV and disable > "Delete existing settings" >reboot
Run DV setup again and just select NOT unknown & MS signed drivers > reboot ...again puter just booted till "Welcome" screen and start rebootting again > entered SafeMode> run DV setup again and there was one driver still not selected> ticked that one> reboot and widows fully opend and running. Computer react slowly so I suggest DV is enabled. Will run for 24hrs and will see if any problems or BSOD's appeare. Be back.
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19 Jan 2013   #7
Arc

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Windows 7 Home Premium 64 Bit SP 1
 
 

OK, let us know
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22 Jan 2013   #8

Windows 7 x64
 
 

I'm back. Did run DV over night 24hrs. Puter was sluggish but till the end of test nothing happend. Still I have just one DMP file [011313-9562-01.dmp] in my Minidump folder. [this is the first and only BSOD file] I reset DV and running computer normaly. Nothing happend since than. I think I will close thread. Wait what Arc have reply. Thanks in advance.
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22 Jan 2013   #9
Arc

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Windows 7 Home Premium 64 Bit SP 1
 
 

OK, use the computer normally now. As ans when there is a problem, let us know
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