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Windows 7: BSOD 0x124 when viewing videos

09 Jun 2014   #1
Dragonus

Windows 7 Home Premium x64
 
 
BSOD 0x124 when viewing videos

I have been getting BSOD 0x124 for a while now. I have tried restoring my machine back to factory, replaced the HD, RAM and DVD/ROM. I read in the forums about using Prime 95. I downloaded it, ran the base test and it crashed in 5 mins. I am pretty proficient with computers, but I am having a hard time with this. If someone could figure out what is causing it so I can get the part replaced or the software, I would greatly appreciate it.


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12 Jun 2014   #2
Arc

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Microsoft Windows 10 Pro Insider Preview 64-bit
 
 

Hi Dragonus.

Install Service pack 1 and all other windows updates. Otherwise the system will remain vulnerable to threats.
Code:
Windows 7 Kernel Version 7600 MP (2 procs) Free x64
Product: WinNt, suite: TerminalServer SingleUserTS Personal
Built by: 7600.16617.amd64fre.win7_gdr.100618-1621
Learn how to install Windows 7 Service Pack 1 (SP1)
Service Pack and Update Center - Microsoft Windows

Report us for any further BSOD after updating the system.
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23 Jun 2014   #3
Dragonus

Windows 7 Home Premium x64
 
 

Installed SP-1.... ran system diagnostics... came back with a bad battery. Replaced it and still getting 0x124 BSOD. Only thing I can figure now is either the mother board/ integrated graphics or the CPU is going bad.
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23 Jun 2014   #4
Britton30
Microsoft MVP

Windows 7 Ultimate X64 SP1
 
 

Some hardware tests to run.


Hard drive(s)test(s):
Pick one for your HDD brand or use Seatools.
7 Free Hard Drive Testing Software Tools

RAM (memory) test:
This will require memtest on a bootable CD or USB stick.
RAM - Test with Memtest86+


To show volts and much more, download and install HWinfo for your 32 bit or 64 bit system.
HWiNFO, HWiNFO32/64 - Download

Scroll down to the green "Download Installer" button.
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24 Jun 2014   #5
Arc

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Microsoft Windows 10 Pro Insider Preview 64-bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Britton30 View Post
Some hardware tests to run.


Hard drive(s)test(s):
Pick one for your HDD brand or use Seatools.
7 Free Hard Drive Testing Software Tools

RAM (memory) test:
This will require memtest on a bootable CD or USB stick.
RAM - Test with Memtest86+


To show volts and much more, download and install HWinfo for your 32 bit or 64 bit system.
HWiNFO, HWiNFO32/64 - Download

Scroll down to the green "Download Installer" button.
Ditto, plus ....

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Dragonus View Post
Only thing I can figure now is either the mother board/ integrated graphics or the CPU is going bad.
There is a fair chance that your idea is right, because

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Dragonus View Post
I read in the forums about using Prime 95. I downloaded it, ran the base test and it crashed in 5 mins.
It is either the CPU is highly overheating or the CPU is bad. But we have to wait for the tests those Britton30 suggested, specially the HWiNFO one; to say anything more in this line.
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24 Jun 2014   #6
Britton30
Microsoft MVP

Windows 7 Ultimate X64 SP1
 
 

One thought is if the power adapter or battery isn't supplying adequate power that would cause Prime95 to fail or cause a BSOD.
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25 Jun 2014   #7
Dragonus

Windows 7 Home Premium x64
 
 

Ok... ran Furmark on my GPU. Temp stayed at 0 C, FPS:1 avg; 4 max. Not sure how to post the HWinFo64 data. The RAM is new...PNY 4gb ddr3 soDimm. Since I replaced the battery, I can try running Prime95 again

Prime95 window below:

[Jun 25 19:13] Worker starting
[Jun 25 19:13] Setting affinity to run worker on logical CPU #2
[Jun 25 19:13] Beginning a continuous self-test to check your computer.
[Jun 25 19:13] Please read stress.txt. Choose Test/Stop to end this test.
[Jun 25 19:13] Test 1, 180000 Lucas-Lehmer iterations of M580673 using AMD K10 type-1 FFT length 28K, Pass1=112, Pass2=256.
[Jun 25 19:14] FATAL ERROR: Final result was 506AE7FE, expected: C508CAFA.
[Jun 25 19:14] Hardware failure detected, consult stress.txt file.
[Jun 25 19:14] Torture Test completed 1 tests in 1 minutes - 1 errors, 0 warnings.
[Jun 25 19:14] Worker stopped.
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25 Jun 2014   #8
Layback Bear

Windows 7 Pro. 64/SP-1
 
 

Use this to post a screen shot.

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Screenshots and Files - Upload and Post in Seven Forums

Back to watching.
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