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Windows 7: Occasional REFERENCE_BY_POINTER 0x18

16 Dec 2015   #1

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit

I've only gotten this BSOD a couple times in the past couple weeks. Seems to have started since the new AMD Crimson driver. Tried deleting the drivers and installing Crimson fresh but just got another crash. Last time it happened it was over a week ago, I believe, and that was after a good few hours of playing The Witcher 3. Same thing this time, only after a few hours of Witcher 3. Hasn't happened with other games, although I've only really played Witcher 3 that long in one sitting. Other games might trigger it if I played them long, I don't know.

Thank you.

My System SpecsSystem Spec
20 Dec 2015   #2

Windows 10 Pro

Please uninstall everything of AMD using Display Driver Uninstaller and install new drivers from AMD. Be sure to ONLY install the drivers using custom/advanced options.
Attachment 378245
*** WARNING: Unable to verify timestamp for atikmdag.sys
*** ERROR: Module load completed but symbols could not be loaded for atikmdag.sys
0: kd> lmvm atikmdag
start             end                 module name
fffff880`0f63a000 fffff880`10d81000   atikmdag T (no symbols)           
    Loaded symbol image file: atikmdag.sys
    Image path: \SystemRoot\system32\DRIVERS\atikmdag.sys
    Image name: atikmdag.sys
    Timestamp:        Wed Nov 18 06:43:17 2015 (564C0FF5)
    CheckSum:         016DE370
    ImageSize:        01747000
    Translations:     0000.04b0 0000.04e4 0409.04b0 0409.04e4
My System SpecsSystem Spec


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