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Windows 7: MINIDUMPS time to collect data?

08 Jan 2013   #1
rundwald

Home Premium 64 bit
 
 
MINIDUMPS time to collect data?

Had a crash about 5 to 10 minutes after boot. How long does it take to collect the data for a minidump on a 600GB dual Core?

In other words when after a crash , is it safe to turn ? I cannot locate the latest minidump!


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08 Jan 2013   #2
Saurabh A

Windows 7 64bit
 
 

Hi rundwald,

Please check if the system is configured to 'create mini dump'. You may want to refer to the following 'Microsoft article': How to read the small memory dump files that Windows creates for debugging

You may re-start the computer and enter the 'on-board diagnostic environment' to scan the system for any 'hardware issues'. For steps on 'diagnostics; you may find the following 'Dell article' useful: http://dell.to/OUGnqT

Hope this helps. Do reply if you have any further questions; would be glad to assist.
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