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Windows 7: Driver_power_state_failure

22 Nov 2009   #1

Windows 7 Professional


I received two BSOD's last night while downloading some data from a newsgroup:

The first BSOD pointed to my wireless adapter. I updated it to the latest driver and again began my download.

About 5 hours later I got the 2nd BSOD:


After re-booting Win7 informed me that the system had recovered from an unexpected shutdown with the following details:

Problem signature:
Problem Event Name: BlueScreen
OS Version: 6.1.7600.
Locale ID: 1033

Additional information about the problem:
BCCode: 9f
BCP1: 00000003
BCP2: 868C7568
BCP3: 8313BAE0
BCP4: AB2C7238
OS Version: 6_1_7600
Service Pack: 0_0
Product: 256_1

Win 7 checked but gave me no message indicating that it had found a solution.

My Wireless adapter is Intel Wireless WiFi Link 4965AGN with the following properties:
Driver Date: 9/15/2009
Driver Version
Power Management
Allow Computer to turn off this device - checked

I went to Computer Management/Event Viewer/Windows Log/System and copied the following error information:

Error 11/22/2009 9:41:51 AM EventLog 6008 None
The previous system shutdown at 3:51:10 AM on ‎11/‎22/‎2009 was unexpected
Information 11/22/2009 9:41:28 AM FilterManager 6 None
Information 11/22/2009 9:41:21 AM Kernel-General 12 None
Information 11/22/2009 3:52:17 AM Kernel-Power 42 (64)
The system is entering sleep.
Sleep Reason: System Idle

Information 11/22/2009 3:52:11 AM Service Control Manager 7036 None
Information 11/22/2009 3:52:10 AM Service Control Manager 7036 None
Information 11/22/2009 3:52:10 AM Service Control Manager 7036 None
Error 11/22/2009 3:43:37 AM bowser 8003 None
The master browser has received a server announcement from the computer
FAMILY (another PC on network) that believes that it is the master browser for the domain on transport NetBT_Tcpip_{7BF63100-A26D-4BA5-9754-536E062E43E. The master browser is stopping or an election is being forced.

Error 11/22/2009 3:07:37 AM bowser 8003 None
Same as above
Error 11/22/2009 2:31:37 AM bowser 8003 None
Same as above
Error 11/22/2009 2:19:38 AM bowser 8003 None
same as Above
Warning 11/22/2009 1:37:51 AM DNS Client Events 1014 None
Name resolution for the name timed out after none of the configured DNS servers responded.
Warning 11/22/2009 1:37:43 AM DNS Client Events 1014 None
Name resolution for the name timed out after none of the configured DNS servers responded.

I find it interesting the Microsoft spells Browser wrong but.....

FYI - Firefox is my default bowser.

I have been fighting continued connection drop errors (posted elsewhere in this forum) but these are the first BSODs.

Anyone have an idea what might be going on?


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24 Nov 2009   #2
Microsoft MVP


Please post a link to your other thread (this may be related).
Please navigate to C:\Windows\Minidump and zip up the contents of that folder.
Then upload/attach the .zip file with your next post.
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