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Windows 7: Kernel-Power ID 41 While Idling

09 Feb 2012   #1

Windows 7 Pro x64
Kernel-Power ID 41 While Idling

Hello everyone. I'm new to this forum and joined to see if someone could help me identify this problem. I have been getting random reboots on my computer with a Kernel-Power ID 41

- <Event xmlns="">
- <System>
<Provider Name="Microsoft-Windows-Kernel-Power" Guid="{331C3B3A-2005-44C2-AC5E-77220C37D6B4}" />
<TimeCreated SystemTime="2012-02-09T13:47:25.857202400Z" />
<Correlation />
<Execution ProcessID="4" ThreadID="8" />
<Security UserID="S-1-5-18" />
- <EventData>
<Data Name="BugcheckCode">0</Data>
<Data Name="BugcheckParameter1">0x0</Data>
<Data Name="BugcheckParameter2">0x0</Data>
<Data Name="BugcheckParameter3">0x0</Data>
<Data Name="BugcheckParameter4">0x0</Data>
<Data Name="SleepInProgress">false</Data>
<Data Name="PowerButtonTimestamp">0</Data>

Computer Specs:
Asus Crosshair V Formula
AMD 1090T @ 4.0GHZ (Same stable frequency for the past year) (Prime 95, LinX, AMD Over Drive Stable)
4GB/4 16GB Corsair Vengeance 1600 (Mem Test shows no error)
Corsair H60 Push/Pull
Corsair Enthusiast Series TX650 PSU

If you need any more info please let me know, Thank you in advance

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09 Feb 2012   #2

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Remove any over clocks.

Have you checked system temps?

Please upload a report
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09 Feb 2012   #3

Windows 7 Pro x64

Thank you for the fast respone, I will try removing the overclock. system temps are showing 31C Idle (with the 1090t 10C offset)
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09 Feb 2012   #4

Windows 7 Pro x64

For some reason the BSOD Dump & System File Collection app is not making a folder in the Documents. Help?
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09 Feb 2012   #5

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Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit

Not sure. What does it say? Does it get all the way through the data collection?
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09 Feb 2012   #6

Windows 7 Pro x64

I follow the instructions, Run as administrator and then when it gets to the end it disappears but It doesn't create a folder
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09 Feb 2012   #7

Windows 7 Pro x64

OK It was on my data drive
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09 Feb 2012   #8

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Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit

Remove AMD Overdrive as it has caused problems

AMD OverDrive (AODDriver2.sys) is either a stand-alone application, or a component of the AMD VISION Engine Control Center.
Please uninstall the AMD OverDrive program as it can cause BSOD's on your system.
If it's the stand-alone app, uninstall it via Control Panel...Programs...Uninstall a program
If it's in the AMD VISION Engine Control Center, you can uninstall it using the AMD uninstall tool (or uninstall the entire AMD VISION Engine Control Center application through Control Panel

If the device remains a problem in perfmon /report, open Device Manager, select the "View" item.
Then select "Show hidden devices" and scroll down to the Plug and Play Drivers section.
Locate the AODDriver entry, right click on it and select "Uninstall". Reboot for changes to take affect.
Remove LogMeIn for testing purposes

  Log Name: System
  Source: Microsoft-Windows-WHEA-Logger
  Date: 2012-02-09T08:47:31.439
  Event ID: 19
  Task: N/A
  Level: Warning
  Opcode: Info
  Keyword: N/A
  User: S-1-5-19
  Computer: Alejandro-PC
A corrected hardware error has occurred.

Reported by component: Processor Core
Error Source: Machine Check Exception
Error Type: Cache Hierarchy Error
Processor ID: 5

The details view of this entry contains further information.
This looks like it might be your problem. It happens a lot in your event logs. A corrected hardware error in your CPU. If it didn't correct then you would have had a BSOD.

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13 Feb 2012   #9

Windows 7 Pro x64

After removing AMD Overdrive the problem seem like it went away. Thank you so much for your help! :)
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