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Windows 7: Win 7 not writing Minidump files

10 Aug 2012   #1
soundesciple

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 
Win 7 not writing Minidump files

Hi ppl,
As in tittle,
I have small memory dump filea enabled in startup/Recovery

I have checked the regisrty and writing files is enabled and being sent to C:/Windows/Minidump

Page file ia enabled

But windows still will not
Write minidump files

Anything else i can check/alter to cure this.


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10 Aug 2012   #2
Brink
Microsoft MVP

64-bit Windows 10 build 10122
 
 

Hello soundesciple,

You might see if this may be able to help any.

Dump Files - Configure Windows to Create on BSOD
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10 Aug 2012   #3
soundesciple

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

Cheers for that BRINK tried all that and it still won`t write the dump files for some reason.
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11 Aug 2012   #4
soundesciple

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

Any more idea`s i can try?

This is what i have set at the moment.




But still no files
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11 Aug 2012   #5
Brink
Microsoft MVP

64-bit Windows 10 build 10122
 
 

Well, you will not get a dump file until your system crashes with a BSOD afterwards.
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11 Aug 2012   #6
soundesciple

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

My system has crashed two time since my last post and still no files have been wrote

i have also un-installed WinDbug and re-installed it.

re-set my pagefile to let windows manage it,

i have even restored my pc back to june when dump files were being written.

Just dont know what to to do next.
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12 Aug 2012   #7
soundesciple

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

Looks like im defeated then, gunna have to do a fresh install of windows and hope that cures it.
Thought i might of got a few more suggestions on this forum though,
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14 Aug 2012   #8
soundesciple

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

Well Guy`s just to let you know, i done a fresh install of windows, fully updated o/s and all drivers, put all my mainly used programs back on.

Forced a BSOD and guess what? STILL NO F*****G DUMP FILES Wrote.

So i`m no further forword with this one.

Think i`ll just get the XBOX back out its less of APITA
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01 Sep 2012   #9
soundesciple

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

Now iI have New Bios, New install of win 7 all updates and still no minidump files written


someone must have a clue out there surely

could it be something to do with my C: O/S Drive being a PCI-e SSD ?
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