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Windows 7: BSOD playing Skyrim, error 0x00000116

11 Jul 2012   #1

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
BSOD playing Skyrim, error 0x00000116

Hi there,

i have a serious problem with my new computer..

when i play games like Skyrim, my computer crashes after like 5-10minutes, game freezes, then sound freezes, then he reboots

here my computer secs:

Betriebssystem Windows 7 Ultimate Media Center Edition
OS Service Pack -
DirectX (DirectX 9.0c)

CPU Typ 4x , 3400 MHz
Motherboard Name Unbekannt
Motherboard Chipsatz Unbekannt
Arbeitsspeicher 8153 MB
BIOS Typ Unbekannt
Anschlüsse (COM und LPT) Communications Port (COM1)

Grafikkarte GeForce GTX 560
Grafikkarte GeForce GTX 560

here is my dumpfile of the crash:

Dump File : 071112-30513-01.dmp
Crash Time : 11.07.2012 00:39:53
Bug Check String :
Bug Check Code : 0x00000116
Parameter 1 : fffffa80`06d5a4e0
Parameter 2 : fffff880`0f1c04d4
Parameter 3 : 00000000`00000000
Parameter 4 : 00000000`00000002
Caused By Driver : dxgkrnl.sys
Caused By Address : dxgkrnl.sys+5d000
File Description :
Product Name :
Company :
File Version :
Processor : x64
Crash Address : ntoskrnl.exe+7f1c0
Stack Address 1 :
Stack Address 2 :
Stack Address 3 :
Computer Name :
Full Path : C:\Windows\Minidump\071112-30513-01.dmp
Processors Count : 4
Major Version : 15
Minor Version : 7601
Dump File Size : 490.504

my drivers are up to date (nvidia & directx)

can anyone help me please?

My System SpecsSystem Spec
11 Jul 2012   #2
Microsoft MVP


Before posting a BSOD thread, please read the instructions here: Blue Screen of Death (BSOD) Posting Instructions

If you need to add new information like the dump files, please make a new post in your initial BSOD thread. Please do not make an extra new thread.

Here's the troubleshooting guide for STOP 0x116 errors (like you are having): STOP 0x116: VIDEO_TDR_ERROR troubleshooting
My System SpecsSystem Spec

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