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Windows 7: BSOD when formatting or installing on drive drive, error 0x0000003d

01 May 2012   #1

Windows 7 Home premium 64bit
BSOD when formatting or installing on drive drive, error 0x0000003d


I've just finished building my new computer and I'm getting BSOD errors when first formatting a hard drive and secondly (after a successful format) installing a game on it.

My boot up SSD drive seems to be fine, it's just my other hard drive.

64bit Windows 7 Home premium. Full version I bought a a few days ago. The whole computer is new. If you need any further information, let me no.

8GB RAM. Intel Core i5 2500k CPU. Radeon 7850 graphics. 120ish SSD. 1Tb hard drive. Asus P8Z68-V Pro gen3 motherboard.

Edit: having just seen a notice, I've updated the post to contain two attachments. Or atleast I think I have :\

[ATTACH]Attachment 209804

Attachment 209805[/ATTACH]

My System SpecsSystem Spec
01 May 2012   #2

Win 8 Release candidate 8400

We do need the DMP file as it contains the only record of the sequence of events leading up to the crash, what drivers were loaded, and what was responsible.

If you are overclocking STOP

You may be able to get the DMP files without crashing by booting into safe mode (F8) with networking.

To enable us to assist you with your computer's BSOD symptoms, upload the contents of your "\Windows\Minidump" folder.

The procedure:
* Copy the contents of \Windows\Minidump to another (temporary) location somewhere on your machine.
* Zip up the copy.
* Attach the ZIP archive to your post using the "paperclip" (file attachments) button.
*If the files are too large please upload them to a file sharing service like "Rapidshare" and put a link to them in your reply.

To ensure minidumps are enabled:
* Go to Start, in the Search Box type: sysdm.cpl, press Enter.
* Under the Advanced tab, click on the Startup and Recovery Settings... button.
* Ensure that Automatically restart is unchecked.
* Under the Write Debugging Information header select Small memory dump (256 kB) in the dropdown box (the 256kb varies).
* Ensure that the Small Dump Directory is listed as %systemroot%\Minidump.
* OK your way out.
* Reboot if changes have been made.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
01 May 2012   #3

Windows 7 Home premium 64bit

I've updated the topic to contain a health report and BSOD Dump & System File Collection app attachments.

The health report seems to mention something not having drivers, but It doesn't say what.
My System SpecsSystem Spec

01 May 2012   #4

Windows 7 Home premium 64bit

Okay, now I actually have uploaded the attachments. Sorry for the delay. Not used to uploading stuff to forums.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
01 May 2012   #5

Win 8 Release candidate 8400

Related to mv91xx.sys magni Windows Driver from Marvell Semiconductor, Inc. yours is 2+ years old reinstall newest available
My System SpecsSystem Spec
01 May 2012   #6

Windows 7 Home premium 64bit

Hi, thanks for the response. However, I'm not exactly sure what you mean. Are the drivers I need from

Marvell - Support - Driver Downloads

there? Sorry, I'm a bit unfamiliar with all this and in the link you provided, the download appears to be for a scanner?

Edit: Nevermind, Think I got it from the asus site. I'll confirm when problem is fixed.
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