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Windows 7: BSOD Driver Power State Failure

18 Apr 2012   #1

Windows 7 Ultimate 32bit/x86
BSOD Driver Power State Failure

BSOD frequent error, it happens a least 3 time a day! Can someone help me please? It drives me crazy, Thank you

OS:Windows 7 Ultimate x86 Full retail
Age: year 2008? I don't know but there is a sticker on the bottom that says that.
OS install: less then 5 months old

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18 Apr 2012   #2

Win 7 Ultimate 64-bit. SP1.

I note you have Avast...
Avast can be a contributing cause of BSOD'S .
Please remove and replace with Microsoft Security Essentials AT LEAST TO TEST.

Microsoft Security Essentials - Free Antivirus for Windows
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18 Apr 2012   #3

Win 8 Release candidate 8400

Related to o2media.sys o2media from O2Micro. I would update it and all the nelow drivers

mdmxsdk.sys    6/19/2006 5:26:59 PM       
pcouffin.sys    12/5/2006 10:39:53 AM        
UVCFTR_S.SYS    5/23/2007 5:23:12 AM        
PxHelp20.sys    10/17/2007 2:24:26 PM        
CHDRT32.sys    5/9/2008 7:43:31 PM        
o2sd.sys    6/10/2008 7:27:08 AM       
o2media.sys    7/14/2008 11:20:55 PM        
WinRing0.sys    7/26/2008 9:25:10 AM       
HSX_CNXT.sys    2/13/2009 4:57:25 PM        
HSXHWAZL.sys    2/13/2009 4:58:15 PM       
HSX_DPV.sys    2/13/2009 5:00:17 PM        
XAudio32.sys    4/29/2009 2:20:55 PM        
spldr.sys    5/11/2009 12:13:47 PM
How To Find Drivers:
- search Google for the name of the driver
- compare the Google results with what's installed on your system to figure out which device/program it belongs to
- visit the web site of the manufacturer of the hardware/program to get the latest drivers (DON'T use Windows Update or the Update driver function of Device Manager).
- if there are difficulties in locating them, post back with questions and someone will try and help you locate the appropriate program.

- - The most common drivers are listed on this page: Driver Reference ""]Driver Reference

- - Driver manufacturer links are on this page: ""]Drivers and Downloads
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21 Apr 2012   #4

Windows 7 Ultimate 32bit/x86

Updated the driver out of date and no more BSOD! Thanks guys for your help!
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21 Apr 2012   #5

Win 7 Ultimate 64-bit. SP1.

Thanks for letting us know.
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