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Windows 7: BSODs every so often while multitasking

09 Feb 2014   #1
beknighted

Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit 7601 Multiprocessor Free Service Pack 1
 
 
BSODs every so often while multitasking

Hi. I replaced the hard drive in my laptop a couple of months ago, and every so often while running multiple programs, I get a BSOD. As badly as my last hard drive was failing, I didn't have this issue so I'm wondering what's going on.


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09 Feb 2014   #2
yowanvista

Windows 10 Pro x64, Arch Linux
 
 

Dumps point to a hardware failure (0x124), the culprit is either the RAM or processor.

Test your RAM with Memtest86+ and stress test the CPU with Prime95. Post back with your results.

Stop 0x124 - what it means and what to try
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