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Windows 7: BSOD while installing Win7 as dual boot...HELP!

26 Nov 2009   #1
JLD

Windows XP x86 & Windows 7 Ultimate x86
 
 
BSOD while installing Win7 as dual boot...HELP!

Hey guys, new here..

Have this BSOD problem while installing Win 7 as dual boot (XP pro sp3 already installed 1st as PRIMARY OS), actually it installs fine but when starting win 7 for the 1st time i get BSOD with this - 0x0000009C (0X00000000, 0X80DCB94C, 0X00000000, 0X00000000).

i googled & read something about memory module not properly seated in slot. So i took it out & installed it firmly inside the respective slots.Did a fresh format & installed Windows 7 but same problem..I should mention that my primary OS, Win XP pro SP3 is running smoothly without any glitches whatsoever..

I switched off all my HDD fans & exhaust fans inside the tower case & took out my EMU 0404 soundcard as well & format the 2nd partition & installed Windows 7 but still get the same problem.

I have installed Windows 7 on a separate HDD before this & have no BSOD problems...it all started when trying to dual boot Win 7 with Win XP pro.Really need help here.....
Win XP on Partition 1, Win 7 on Partition 2, Partition 3 - Empty ( plan to install ubuntu after resolving this problem)


*Im currently running MemTest86+ v4 just to make sure my RAM is not the culprit...

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26 Nov 2009   #2
JLD

Windows XP x86 & Windows 7 Ultimate x86
 
 

Finished MemTest86+ v4, everything is fine no problems with RAM..

help someone...!!
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26 Nov 2009   #3

Windows 7 Ult, Windows 8.1 Pro,
 
 

Apparently you need this SATA Raid driver in order to install Windows 7 on your board.
Free File Hosting Made Simple - MediaFire

Source: problem with installing windows 7 on asus p5rd1 VM mother board

That is about all I can find on this problem.
You might try clearing the cmos and trying again.
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26 Nov 2009   #4
Microsoft MVP

 
 

A STOP 0x9c (shorthand for the 0x0000009c that you received) is a Windows XP crash dump. The same crash dump in Windows 7 is a STOP 0x124 error. This is a hardware error that can be caused by broken hardware, incompatible hardware or drivers, or even just plain bad coding (not all people agree with the last one).

I'd first suggest running the Windows 7 Upgrade Advisor to see if there are any obvious incompatibilities. It's free from here: Download details: Windows 7 Upgrade Advisor

Quote:
Upload Dump Files
Please go to C:\Windows\Minidump and zip up the contents of the folder. Then upload/attach the .zip file with your next post.

If you have issues with "Access Denied" errors, try copying the files to your desktop and zipping them up from there. If it still won't let you zip them up, post back for further advice.

If you don't have anything in that folder, please check in C:\Windows for a file named MEMORY.DMP. If you find it, zip it up and upload it to a free file hosting service - then post the link to it.
Then, follow the directions here to set your system for Minidumps (much smaller than the MEMORY.DMP file): Set MiniDump

MSINFO32
Please go to Start and type in "msinfo32.exe" (without the quotes) and press Enter
Save the report as an .nfo file, then zip up the .nfo file and upload/attach the .zip file with your next post.
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27 Nov 2009   #5
JLD

Windows XP x86 & Windows 7 Ultimate x86
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by chev65 View Post
Apparently you need this SATA Raid driver in order to install Windows 7 on your board.
Free File Hosting Made Simple - MediaFire

Source: problem with installing windows 7 on asus p5rd1 VM mother board

That is about all I can find on this problem.
You might try clearing the cmos and trying again.
Yup, im suspecting it's SATA related. Coz i have installed Win 7 on a PATA HDD & i have no BSOD, system is running smoothly..when i tried it on a SATA HDD on 2nd partition (1st partition running XP pro, smoothly) i get the BSOD. im currently using ULI 5287 vista drivers & it detects all my Sata HDD during setup. could be driver incompatibility???

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by usasma View Post
A STOP 0x9c (shorthand for the 0x0000009c that you received) is a Windows XP crash dump. The same crash dump in Windows 7 is a STOP 0x124 error. This is a hardware error that can be caused by broken hardware, incompatible hardware or drivers, or even just plain bad coding (not all people agree with the last one).

I'd first suggest running the Windows 7 Upgrade Advisor to see if there are any obvious incompatibilities. It's free from here: Download details: Windows 7 Upgrade Advisor

Quote:
Upload Dump Files
Please go to C:\Windows\Minidump and zip up the contents of the folder. Then upload/attach the .zip file with your next post.

If you have issues with "Access Denied" errors, try copying the files to your desktop and zipping them up from there. If it still won't let you zip them up, post back for further advice.

If you don't have anything in that folder, please check in C:\Windows for a file named MEMORY.DMP. If you find it, zip it up and upload it to a free file hosting service - then post the link to it.
Then, follow the directions here to set your system for Minidumps (much smaller than the MEMORY.DMP file): Set MiniDump

MSINFO32
Please go to Start and type in "msinfo32.exe" (without the quotes) and press Enter
Save the report as an .nfo file, then zip up the .nfo file and upload/attach the .zip file with your next post.
yup i did run Windows 7 upgrade advisor & all my hardware are compatible..xcept some of the softwares that i run on XP..

I jz wiped my sata HDD clean & in the process of installing xp, will try & install 7 again & if BSOD i will upload all the files required. Thanx guys!

will update soon.
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27 Nov 2009   #6
JLD

Windows XP x86 & Windows 7 Ultimate x86
 
 

ok guys, after wiping my sata HDD. I successfully installed XP Pro SP3 in Partition 1. Than proceed to install win 7 on Partition 2, all goes well then before logging in to Windows 7 i get my BSOD. This time a different error.. - 0x0000009C (0x00000000, 0x80DCC94C, 0X00000000, 0X00000000) . before, wiping my sata HDD the BSOD error was 0x0000009C (0x00000000, 0x80DCB94C, 0X00000000, 0X00000000).

Weird, very weird...anyways here's my DUMP(LOL) & my System Info NFO..
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27 Nov 2009   #7

7600.20510 x86
 
 

Here is your problem:

m5287 m5287.sys Wed Dec 15 08:16:06 2004

Update that to newest possible.

Also, good to update to latest NVIDIA driver from their website. After:

You could also disable NVIDIA Stereoscopic 3D service.

If you're overclocking anything, don't do it.
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28 Nov 2009   #8
JLD

Windows XP x86 & Windows 7 Ultimate x86
 
 

thanx bro. i have the latest nvidia driver. as for ULi m5287 i dl from HERE since nvidia bought over the company..cant find a newer one then that...

gonna try a fresh install again with the latest m5287 driver & hope it works this time..Thanks dude..
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28 Nov 2009   #9

7600.20510 x86
 
 

You don't need a fresh install. Just install the new driver. You're welcome..although I don't see any 5287 on that page.

Try this one. Seems newer than what you have:

http://driver.wareseeker.com/Other/u...zip/1eaa78a484

Install using the device manager. Right click it. Update driver software. Browse my computer. Let me pick. Have disk. Browse. Now double click on the .inf and hit ok. Then hit next.
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28 Nov 2009   #10
JLD

Windows XP x86 & Windows 7 Ultimate x86
 
 

ah, thank u once again.yup,that's newer then mine..

im doing a fresh install to see if the BSOD still persist with the sata driver that i have..& i'l try the link u gave me as well..

edit: yup got another BSOD (used my m5287 driver) just after the "completing installation part..." : 0x0000009C (0x00000000, 0x80DCB94C, 0x0000000, 0x0000000)

this is the 1st BSOD that i got before i posted my minidump...

gonna try urs..
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