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Windows 7: driver power state failure BSOD

22 Aug 2011   #1
salazni

Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit 7601 Multiprocessor Free Service Pack 1
 
 
driver power state failure BSOD

i have been getting a blue screen of death when i play games. it says DRIVER_POWER_STATE_FAILURE. from my research this generally shows up during hibernation or shutdown. can anyone help?


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23 Aug 2011   #2
zigzag3143

Win 8 Release candidate 8400
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by salazni View Post
i have been getting a blue screen of death when i play games. it says DRIVER_POWER_STATE_FAILURE. from my research this generally shows up during hibernation or shutdown. can anyone help?

All of these are blamed on acpi.sys. Can we get your system specs, BIOS version and date so we know what hardware we are dealing with?
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23 Aug 2011   #3
salazni

Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit 7601 Multiprocessor Free Service Pack 1
 
 

OS Name Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium
Version 6.1.7601 Service Pack 1 Build 7601
System Type x64-based PC
Processor Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-2630QM CPU @ 2.00GHz, 2001 Mhz, 4 Core(s), 8 Logical Processor(s)
BIOS Version/Date Alienware A05, 24/06/2011
Installed Physical Memory (RAM) 8.00 GB
Total Physical Memory 7.95 GB
Available Physical Memory 5.61 GB
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28 Aug 2011   #4
salazni

Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit 7601 Multiprocessor Free Service Pack 1
 
 

still getting this error. please help.
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