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Windows 7: Occasional BSOD, now cannot boot besides safe mode

13 Feb 2014   #1
MD2be

Win 7 Professional 64 bit
 
 
Occasional BSOD, now cannot boot besides safe mode

As mentioned in my previous thread some time ago, my computer has been prone to BSODs since I got it. I always assumed it was software-related as it never happened in safe mode. Today I was working on a word document with music in the background and the music made a grinding hanging noise like my computer was about to crash, I lost my video signal, then the song finished and my playlist stopped. Numlock stopped working so i reset the computer, now it boots up until the winds splash screen, which finishes normally but I lose my video signal right after this. If I boot in to safe mode it runs fine.

I have tried windows restore (to a point prior to a windows update I did 2 days ago), and it has run the startup repair tool with no success ('cannot automatically repair the error'). I have tried rolling back my video driver and updating to the most recent one. No change in computer's functionality. Any help at all will be appreciated, I have included the BSOD crash log info in here for what it is worth, though this particular incident was not associated with a BSOD to my knowledge.


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14 Feb 2014   #2
richc46

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Windows 10, Home Clean Install
 
 

It appears that you have a memory problem
Take memtest. Test each stick, alone, in the same slot for 8 passes
Test all the sticks together for 8 passes
Guide to using Memtest86+ - Geeks to Go Forums
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