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Windows 7: IRQL_NOT_LESS_OR_EQUAL Blue Screen ntoskrnl.exe

15 Apr 2012   #1

Windows Home Premium 64 Bit
IRQL_NOT_LESS_OR_EQUAL Blue Screen ntoskrnl.exe

I have been getting blue screens related to this issue for a while and would appreciate if I could get an answer as to whats causing it. I have included the dmp file also. Thank you

Is Windows 7 . . . Home Premium
- x86 (32-bit) or x64 ? - x64
- the original installed OS on the system? -no have had xp home and win7 pro
- an OEM or full retail version? -Full retail
- OEM = came pre-installed on system
- Full Retail = you purchased it from retailer

- What is the age of system (hardware)? Varies oldest part 4 years
- What is the age of OS installation (have you re-installed the OS?) about 1 month

My System SpecsSystem Spec
15 Apr 2012   #2

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Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit

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Crash was either caused by a driver or your RAM.

Run a memtest to rule out hardware
Memtest86 - Run for 7-8 passes - RAM - Test with Memtest86+


Built by: 7600.16973.amd64fre.win7_gdr.120305-1504
Debug session time: Sun Apr 15 18:45:57.507 2012 (UTC - 4:00)
System Uptime: 0 days 5:21:44.444
Probably caused by : memory_corruption ( nt!MiIdentifyPfn+26f )
PROCESS_NAME:  svchost.exe
FAILURE_BUCKET_ID:  X64_0xA_nt!MiIdentifyPfn+26f
BiosReleaseDate = 08/30/2011
SystemManufacturer = To Be Filled By O.E.M.
SystemProductName = To Be Filled By O.E.M.
CPUID:        "Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-2500 CPU @ 3.30GHz"
MaxSpeed:     3300
CurrentSpeed: 3292
My System SpecsSystem Spec

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