Quote: Originally Posted by Starwind Amada
Okay, it's fine now. For some reason, leaving the computer off for a few hours (at least three) gets rid of the problem. I don't understand how the system can clear corrupt files if it's shut off, but hey, at least it's working.
Bugcheck 7E is The SYSTEM_THREAD_EXCEPTION_NOT_HANDLED bug check has a value of 0x0000007E. This bug check indicates that a system thread generated an exception that the error handler did not catch.
Could be heat related, but more likely it is a corrupt system file. If you have your win 7 dvd you can do a repair install. If you dont have a win 7 dvd do you have a backup from prior to the problem?
If you can boot into safe mode (F8) you should run a system file check
Run a system file check to verify and repair your system files.
To do this type cmd in search, then right click to run as administrator, then
read here for more information SFC /SCANNOW Command - System File Checker
Let us know the results from the report at the end.