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Windows 7: BSOD Random Windows 7 Crash, error 0x00000124

21 Mar 2013   #1
sam240

Windows 7 64bit
 
 
BSOD Random Windows 7 Crash, error 0x00000124

Hello,
I'm having a problem with my computer. I built it myself and overclocked it not too long ago maybe about 5-6 months ago. It passed all the stress tests fine when I overclocked and it was running great but after about 2 weeks later it started to bluescreen once in a while and since then it's been bluescreen. I noticed that when it's cooler in my room, it doesn't bluescreen as often but usually it bluescreens ones a day. Before it displays the BSOD, it freezes for about 10-15 seconds then BOSD shows up. Now for some reason its not creating the error log in minidump folder. I even have the correct settings but it still doesn't create the logs. So I decided to take a picture with my cell phone. It does blue screen even if I'm not playing any games. I'm using h60 water cooler and I got i7 2600K overclocked to 4.6. Any ideas? Please help because I cannot figure out what the problem is.

Thank you in advance.


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22 Mar 2013   #2
Dsprague

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Windows 7 enterprise 64 bit, Windows 7 Pro 64 bit ,Windows 8 64bit
 
 

The stop code 0x124 is normally indicative of hardware failure, there is not much information that it provides, but I can tell you right now from the sounds of things it is being caused by your overclocking and is likely crashing so hard that it does not have time to generate the needed dump files. Chances are all you need to do is stop over clocking and return your system to its normal speeds to rid yourself of this problem.
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