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Windows 7: BSOD playing Flight Simulator X, error 0x00000124

25 Apr 2015   #1

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
BSOD playing Flight Simulator X, error 0x00000124

BSOD happened a couple of hours into a flight in Microsoft FSX.

Same BSOD error message happened trying to run a CPU stress test (recomended here).

Computer is a little over 3 years old, no parts changed since I built it.

My System SpecsSystem Spec
25 Apr 2015   #2

W7 Pro x64 SP1 | W10 Pro IP x64 | W8.1 Pro x64 VM | Linux Mint VM

Welcome to 7F. There is only one dump in your logs which is giving a STOP 0x124, these are virtually always hardware related and the dumps very rarely give any information as to what the problem actually is. In this case it's blaming Prime95.
A fatal hardware error has occurred. Parameter 1 identifies the type of error
source that reported the error. Parameter 2 holds the address of the
WHEA_ERROR_RECORD structure that describes the error conditon.
Arg1: 0000000000000000, Machine Check Exception
Arg2: fffffa80070ed028, Address of the WHEA_ERROR_RECORD structure.
Arg3: 00000000be000000, High order 32-bits of the MCi_STATUS value.
Arg4: 0000000000800400, Low order 32-bits of the MCi_STATUS value.

Debugging Details:

BUGCHECK_STR:  0x124_GenuineIntel



PROCESS_NAME:  prime95.exe

Have you monitored your CPU temperature at all while idle and under load?
My System SpecsSystem Spec

 BSOD playing Flight Simulator X, error 0x00000124

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