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Windows 7: BSOD when uTorrent is running netio.sys

02 May 2013   #1

windows 7 ultimate x64
BSOD when uTorrent is running netio.sys

When uTorrent is running alone it will BSOD after around 5 min or so... If I start another app during uTorrent running it will BSOD instantly...
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02 May 2013   #2

windows 7 ultimate x64

after a couple crashes today... now my computer is running extremely slow and cannot get much done...
My System SpecsSystem Spec
02 May 2013   #3

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Start Menu\Programs\PC Tools Registry Mechanic	Public:Start Menu\Programs\PC Tools Registry Mechanic	Public
Start Menu\Programs\PC Tools Security	Public:Start Menu\Programs\PC Tools Security	Public
Security App

Crashes indicate Pc tools being a possible cause. Remove Pc tools and replace with Microsoft Security Essentials to see if it provides more stability. Uninstallers (removal tools) for common antivirus software - ESET Knowledgebase If there is no uninstaller listed, remove it with Revo Free:

Revo Uninstaller

Download and install Revo Uninstaller free from here: Download Revo Uninstaller Freeware - Free and Full Download - Uninstall software, remove programs, solve uninstall problems

Opt for "Advanced Mode" and uninstall the software (also delete the leftover registry entries).

Microsoft Security Essentials and Malwarebytes, both recommended from a strict BSOD perspective.

Microsoft Security Essentials, Free antivirus for windows
Malwarebytes Anti-Malware Free

information   Information
DO NOT start the free trial of MalwareBytes. Deselect the option when prompted.

Virus check

Scan your system with the following:

Kaspersky TDSSKiller - How to remove malware belonging to the family Rootkit.Win32.TDSS (aka Tidserv, TDSServ, Alureon)

ESET online scanner - One-time virus scanner free with ESET online scanner

Please run these tests and report back the results

1. SFC /scannow to check windows for corruption - SFC /SCANNOW Command - System File Checker
2. Disk check for errors on the hard drive - Disk Check
3. Troubleshoot applications by a clean boot - Troubleshoot Application Conflicts by Performing a Clean Startup
4. Memtest86+ paying close attention to part 3 - RAM - Test with Memtest86+
5. Hard drive test from HDD mfg website - Hard Drive Diagnostic Procedure

Check for a BIOS update from the Intel website:
BIOS Version/Date	Intel Corp. PRG3110H.86A.0047.2008.0227.1745, 2/27/2008
Hope this helps for now.
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