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Windows 7: BSOD while playing game! Please Help!

18 Nov 2010   #1
cthvac

windows 7 ultimate 64 bit
 
 
BSOD while playing game! Please Help!

Just built my computer and it goes to BSOD when only playing games about 30min or longer into it. I believe all the drivers are updated and i ran a memory test and show no issues. All my temps look good for the cpu 28c and the gpu 51c while playing a game.

ANYWAYS...if you guys can help that would be much appreciated bc im starting to think my gpu is bad.

Here's the info...let me know what else is needed to help solve this problem...............
Problem signature:
Problem Event Name: BlueScreen
OS Version: 6.1.7600.2.0.0.256.1
Locale ID: 1033
Additional information about the problem:
BCCode: 124
BCP1: 0000000000000000
BCP2: FFFFFA8008187028
BCP3: 00000000FA000000
BCP4: 0000000000400405
OS Version: 6_1_7600
Service Pack: 0_0
Product: 256_1
Files that help describe the problem:
C:\Windows\Minidump\111810-17160-01.dmp
C:\Users\Chris\AppData\Local\Temp\WER-29749-0.sysdata.xml


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18 Nov 2010   #2
zigzag3143

Win 8 Release candidate 8400
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by cthvac View Post
Just built my computer and it goes to BSOD when only playing games about 30min or longer into it. I believe all the drivers are updated and i ran a memory test and show no issues. All my temps look good for the cpu 28c and the gpu 51c while playing a game.

ANYWAYS...if you guys can help that would be much appreciated bc im starting to think my gpu is bad.

Here's the info...let me know what else is needed to help solve this problem...............
Problem signature:
Problem Event Name: BlueScreen
OS Version: 6.1.7600.2.0.0.256.1
Locale ID: 1033
Additional information about the problem:
BCCode: 124
BCP1: 0000000000000000
BCP2: FFFFFA8008187028
BCP3: 00000000FA000000
BCP4: 0000000000400405
OS Version: 6_1_7600
Service Pack: 0_0
Product: 256_1
Files that help describe the problem:
C:\Windows\Minidump\111810-17160-01.dmp
C:\Users\Chris\AppData\Local\Temp\WER-29749-0.sysdata.xml

If you wish to have others assist you with your computer's BSOD symptoms, upload the contents of your "\Windows\Minidump" folder. The procedure:

* Copy the contents of \Windows\Minidump to another (temporary) location somewhere on your machine.
* Zip up the copy.
* Attach the ZIP archive to your post using the "paperclip" (file attachments) button.
* Briefly describe the problem history and circumstances in the same post. Somebody will attend to your query as soon as possible.
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19 Nov 2010   #3
cthvac

windows 7 ultimate 64 bit
 
 

If there is anything else needed please let me know! i hope i attached the files properly...appreciate the help.
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19 Nov 2010   #4
CarlTR6

Windows 7 Ultimate 32 bit
 
 

I looked at your three most recent dumps. All of them are error code 124, a fatal; hardware error. Please this article: [2-Int] Stop 0x124 - what it means and what to try.

Sometimes error code 124 can be caused by out of date drivers. I find the following outdated drivers loaded on your system. One of them is an XP driver. Update these drivers.
Quote:
iaStor.sys Thu Jun 04 21:53:40 2009 - Intel Storage drivers http://downloadcenter.intel.com/Default.aspx
Quote:

iaStorV.sys Wed Apr 08 12:57:17 2009 -
Intel Matrix Storage Manager driver (base)http://downloadcenter.intel.com/Default.aspx

Lycosa.sys Fri Jan 18 03:51:42 2008 -
Razer Tarantula Keyboard Driver http://www.razersupport.com. If you cannot update this driver, upgrade your keyboard and uninstall your present keyboard.

RTCore64.sys Wed May 25 02:39:12 2005 -
RivaTuner/EVGA Precision/MSI Afterburner (known issues w/Win7) RivaTuner. Unistall RivaTuner; this is XP software and obsolete.


See how your system runs after taking care of the above drivers. If you are still getting BSOD's, upload them and begin testing your hardware. Take care of the drivers first.

Run Memtest to test your RAM. Allow it to run for at least seven passes. This will take 6 - 8 hours. Follow the instructions in this tutorial and post your results:
RAM - Test with Memtest86+

If you find no errors with Memtest, test your graphics card with Furmark following the instructions in this tutorial. Monitor your temps during this test: Video Card - Stress Test with Furmark. Post back with your results.

If your there are no problems with your graphics card, test your CPU and your RAM with Prime following the instructions in this tutorial:
https://www.sevenforums.com/tutorials...t-prime95.html. Post your results.
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20 Nov 2010   #5
cthvac

windows 7 ultimate 64 bit
 
 

sounds good....but how can i adjust my fan speed for the video card without rivatuner while doing the stress test??
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21 Nov 2010   #6
cthvac

windows 7 ultimate 64 bit
 
 

I updated my drivers...downloaded windows 7 compatible afterburner program to help control fan speed for video card during Furmark test.
Also ran mem test (no issues), furmark strees test (temps stabalized no problems)....HOWEVER had BSOD with prime95 stress..I did the test 2 times bc the first time i noticed my pc had rebooted/BSOD...so i ran it twice to witness it myself........here's the results

[Sat Nov 20 11:56:16 2010]
Self-test 8K passed!
Self-test 8K passed!
Self-test 8K passed!
Self-test 8K passed!
Self-test 8K passed!
Self-test 8K passed!
Self-test 8K passed!
Self-test 8K passed!
[Sat Nov 20 12:11:16 2010]
Self-test 10K passed!
Self-test 10K passed!
Self-test 10K passed!
Self-test 10K passed!
Self-test 10K passed!
Self-test 10K passed!
Self-test 10K passed!
Self-test 10K passed!
[Sat Nov 20 12:59:53 2010]
Self-test 12K passed!
Self-test 12K passed!
Self-test 12K passed!
Self-test 12K passed!
Self-test 12K passed!
Self-test 12K passed!
Self-test 12K passed!
Self-test 12K passed!
[Sat Nov 20 13:15:14 2010]
Self-test 14K passed!
Self-test 14K passed!
Self-test 14K passed!
Self-test 14K passed!
Self-test 14K passed!
Self-test 14K passed!
Self-test 14K passed!
Self-test 14K passed!
[Sat Nov 20 13:56:10 2010]
Self-test 16K passed!
Self-test 16K passed!
Self-test 16K passed!
Self-test 16K passed!
Self-test 16K passed!
Self-test 16K passed!
Self-test 16K passed!
Self-test 16K passed!
[Sat Nov 20 18:54:38 2010]
Self-test 8K passed!
Self-test 8K passed!
Self-test 8K passed!
Self-test 8K passed!
Self-test 8K passed!
Self-test 8K passed!
Self-test 8K passed!
Self-test 8K passed!
[Sat Nov 20 19:09:49 2010]
Self-test 10K passed!
Self-test 10K passed!
Self-test 10K passed!
Self-test 10K passed!
Self-test 10K passed!
Self-test 10K passed!
Self-test 10K passed!
Self-test 10K passed!
[Sat Nov 20 19:26:44 2010]
Self-test 12K passed!
Self-test 12K passed!
Self-test 12K passed!
Self-test 12K passed!
Self-test 12K passed!
Self-test 12K passed!
Self-test 12K passed!
Self-test 12K passed!
[Sat Nov 20 19:41:50 2010]
Self-test 14K passed!
Self-test 14K passed!
Self-test 14K passed!
Self-test 14K passed!
Self-test 14K passed!
Self-test 14K passed!
Self-test 14K passed!
Self-test 14K passed!
[Sat Nov 20 21:29:33 2010]
Self-test 8K passed!
Self-test 8K passed!
Self-test 8K passed!
Self-test 8K passed!
Self-test 8K passed!
Self-test 8K passed!
Self-test 8K passed!
Self-test 8K passed!
[Sat Nov 20 21:44:34 2010]
Self-test 10K passed!
Self-test 10K passed!
Self-test 10K passed!
Self-test 10K passed!
Self-test 10K passed!
Self-test 10K passed!
Self-test 10K passed!
Self-test 10K passed!
[Sat Nov 20 22:00:03 2010]
Self-test 12K passed!
Self-test 12K passed!
Self-test 12K passed!
Self-test 12K passed!
Self-test 12K passed!
Self-test 12K passed!
Self-test 12K passed!
Self-test 12K passed!
[Sat Nov 20 22:15:14 2010]
Self-test 14K passed!
Self-test 14K passed!
Self-test 14K passed!
Self-test 14K passed!
Self-test 14K passed!
Self-test 14K passed!
Self-test 14K passed!
Self-test 14K passed!
[Sat Nov 20 22:31:31 2010]
Self-test 16K passed!
Self-test 16K passed!
Self-test 16K passed!
Self-test 16K passed!
Self-test 16K passed!
Self-test 16K passed!
Self-test 16K passed!
Self-test 16K passed!

After 16k passed it went back to 8k and this is when i noticed the BSOD....Please let me know what the next possible solution is....also uploaded the mini dump...
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21 Nov 2010   #7
CarlTR6

Windows 7 Ultimate 32 bit
 
 

The error code is still a 124, a fatal hardware error code.

First take care of this driver. Either update it or try another keyboard. If there is no update for this driver, your keyboard is obsolete and not compatible with Win 7.
Quote:
Lycosa.sys Fri Jan 18 03:51:42 2008 - Razer Tarantula Keyboard Driver http://www.razersupport.com. If you cannot update this driver, upgrade your keyboard and uninstall your present keyboard.
After you take care of the keyboard driver, run Prime again. Run 3 separate tests, one on each of the settings (Blend, Small FFTs, Large FFTs). You can also run this free CPU stress test:|MG| CPU Stability Test 6.0 Download. It looks like your CPU passed the Prime test, but we need to make sure.
Quote:
The next step is to check compatibility using this link: Windows 7 Compatibility: Software Programs & Hardware Devices: Find Updates, Drivers, & Downloads

If everything (and I do mean EVERYTHING) is listed as compatible, then the next most likely thing is broken hardware. To test for that, you'll have to run as many diagnostics as you can get your hands on - and that may still not be enough. Then, you'll have to check for hardware issues using the suggestions at this post:
Hardware Troubleshooting Via System Stripdown

But take care of the keyboard first.





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22 Nov 2010   #8
cthvac

windows 7 ultimate 64 bit
 
 

Ok i updated my keyboard driver and ran prime95 again.....did not take as long for the system to crash/reboot when running the blend and large ffts test. however when i was playing black ops (FOR AWHILE) rather than going straight to BSOD...the screen just went black but could still hear some noise.

Also ran to windows 7 compatibilty test/upgrade advisor....these were the only issues>>
Realtek ethernet controller driver for windows 7
version 7.12.1218.2009 realtek
Status:update available

Well i tried attaching mini dump but it keeps telling me file in use when trying to compress/zip it?? any thoughts?
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22 Nov 2010   #9
CarlTR6

Windows 7 Ultimate 32 bit
 
 

Try to copy the minidump to your desktop and zip it from there. That usually works. Update your Realtek Ethernet driver. Try removing all sticks of RAM but one and see if you get BSOD's. Also, do you have another known good power supply you could try?
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22 Nov 2010   #10
cthvac

windows 7 ultimate 64 bit
 
 

K well heres todays mini dump attachment....... will look for realtek update..also when i remove and test the ram will i need to change any settings in the bios???? if so to what????.....i have 3 ddr3 6g dominator ram 8-8-8-24

evga x58sli3 mobo
ultra 750w x-4
cooler master v8 cpu cooler
i7 950
2 caviar black 1 tb
msi gtx470
x-fi titanium pro sound card

.....just thought i would throw that out there
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