Windows 7 Forums
Welcome to Windows 7 Forums. Our forum is dedicated to helping you find support and solutions for any problems regarding your Windows 7 PC be it Dell, HP, Acer, Asus or a custom build. We also provide an extensive Windows 7 tutorial section that covers a wide range of tips and tricks.

Windows 7: Windows 7 BSOD but OK in safe mode

28 Nov 2009   #1

Windows 7
Windows 7 BSOD but OK in safe mode

Hi all,

Have been running Running Windows 7 on my laptop (Dell XPS M1530) since release day, no problems.

Then yesterday it started to run really really slowly on startup, takes an absolute age to get logon prompt, then starts to logon and finally gives BSOD.

No idea what cause is, but at least it boots fine into Safe mode with Network support, no slowness.

I tried to use system restore but there are NO restore points available ? Dont know why not.

Can anyone help? Please see minidump attached.

Thanks all.

My System SpecsSystem Spec
28 Nov 2009   #2

7600.20510 x86

Use !analyze -v to get detailed debugging information.

BugCheck 1000007E, {c0000006, 82edce5c, 99643a2c, 99643610}

Probably caused by : hardware_disk

Followup: MachineOwner

so you can boot to safe mode and run from an elevated command prompt:

chkdsk /r C:

Do that for each partition on the system. Change C each time to match partition letters.

Install the latest chipset/motherboard drivers. Update these to 2009 if possible:

OEM02Vfx OEM02Vfx.sys Mon Mar 05 05:45:03 2007
OEM02Dev OEM02Dev.sys Wed Oct 10 22:29:05 2007
Apfiltr Apfiltr.sys Mon Jun 25 05:53:10 2007
rimmptsk rimmptsk.sys Wed Nov 16 21:28:31 2005
rimsptsk rimsptsk.sys Thu Dec 22 03:02:21 2005
rixdptsk rixdptsk.sys Tue Nov 14 20:35:19 2006
My System SpecsSystem Spec
28 Nov 2009   #3

Windows 7

Hey many thanks! The chkdsk /f found bad clusters in pagefile.sys - all sorted now, booting is fine
My System SpecsSystem Spec

05 Feb 2010   #4

Windows 7

I am having the same exact problem as described above, however I'm not sure I am tech saavy enough to follow your instructions for the fix. Can you expand a bit please? Thank you.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
06 Feb 2010   #5
Microsoft MVP


mbetts777 - please start another topic so that your issue can get the individual attention that it deserves.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
07 Feb 2010   #6

Windows 7

Nevermind, this worked! Did what torrentg said, opened command prompt in safemode, typed chkdsk /r C: and enter. Said it couldn't do anything cause C was in use, but asked me if I wanted to run this next time i start my computer. I hit Y and enter. Then restarted and it went through the process of checking the disk and fixing issues. Took a while to check, I let it run overnight. Woke up booted windows 7 normally and all is back to normal now.
My System SpecsSystem Spec

 Windows 7 BSOD but OK in safe mode

Thread Tools

Similar help and support threads
Thread Forum
Windows not starting, in safe mode says its BSOD
Hello! I have this laptop for a year now and it didnt make me much trouble. Some blue screens sometimes, without reason (in no case i did exactly the same thing like last time) and i thought it happens to all of us. Today i was playing League of Legends and it was running really slow, i had no lag...
BSOD Help and Support
BSOD after reboot - can't get into Windows even in safe mode
Hi guys. Really hoping someone can help me out here. The BSOD I'm getting is telling me... Page Fault in Non Paged Area; win32k.sys I have tried starting in Safe Mode but that blue screens also after the win7 logo. A few reboots prior to the BSOD suddenly starting, I installed a piece...
BSOD Help and Support
Windows Normal Mode Crashes to BSOD and Safe Mode doesn't load
I need some help please as I do not know where to start. I installed a Windows Update a few days ago and then got a BSOD the next time I turned my PC on. So I did a system recovery and this seemed to work. Now, it's happened again without me doing a Windows Update and I cannot get into...
BSOD Help and Support
BSOD at startup now can't even start my windows in safe mode
Hello! I week or two back i've been getting a black screen after login screen (black background, i could see the mouse and move it, i could not ctrl+alt+del or anything, and nothing else worked). Today, i finally had the time to clean my computer. Now, when i start up the computer, i get a...
BSOD Help and Support
BSOD upon load up of windows when not in safe mode.
Hello all, I have a the BSOD when I load up windows when not in safe mode. I've attached the mini dump logs. Thanks in advance!
BSOD Help and Support
windows 7 ultimate 64 bit bsod even in safe mode
I recently installed windows 7 ultimate 64-bit on a newly built computer. There were no problems for the first few days then suddenly the computer got bsod and dumped physical memory. I attempted to get the dump files by booting in safe mode, but that also results in bsod. I ran memtest 86 and it...
BSOD Help and Support

Our Sites

Site Links

About Us

Find Us

Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 7" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 23:34.
Twitter Facebook Google+ Seven Forums iOS App Seven Forums Android App