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Windows 7: IRQL_NOT_LESS_OR_EQUAL ntoskrnl.exe BSOD

19 Dec 2010   #1

Windows 7 Home Premium x64

Hello Forum,

Forgive me for my initial post being my problem, but the notebook I'm working on is a gift so I have little time to work with it.

The Machine is as follows:
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook
AMD Turion Ultra Dual-Core M600
4GB Ram
running 64 bi

The Minidump is attached, and MS protection is about to be installed.

Currently I'm running ESET in safe mode to detect if malicious software could be the cause. When it's finished, I will uninstall it and install ms security essentials. BRB

My System SpecsSystem Spec
19 Dec 2010   #2

Systems 1 and 2: Windows 7 Enterprise x64, Win 8 Developer

Welcome to SF.

Please fill out your System Specs:


In the line at the top of you will see UserCP.
That is an abbreviation for User Control Panel.
Click on UserCP.
In the left-hand column, under Your Profile you will see Edit System Spec.
Click on Edit System Spec
You can copy and paste from the output of Speccy, Speccy - System Information - Free Downloadto fill out much of the info. Be sure to use the Other Info section of your System Specs for such info as your optical drive, your wireless adapter, your speakers, etc.

Next please do the following:

BSOD Posting Instructions
My System SpecsSystem Spec
19 Dec 2010   #3

Windows 7 Home Premium x64

Will do. I have installed Speccy but as you know it will not retrieve information in safe mode. Can't run the BSOD app ATM due to no bootable device error. Running test and checking configurations now, I appreciate the response.
My System SpecsSystem Spec

19 Dec 2010   #4

Windows 7 Home Premium x64

Could malicious software cause this error?

No Bootable Device -- insert boot disk and press any key
My System SpecsSystem Spec
20 Dec 2010   #5

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit

In the Bios, does it correctly show your HD?
My System SpecsSystem Spec


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