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Windows 7: DRIVER_POWER_STATE_FAILURE 0x0000009f

30 Apr 2010   #1

Win 7 Pro

Random blue screen and reboots. Have run all type of hadware tests and everything is ok.

Dell XPS 435 MTIntel i7 920 8GB ram

see attached files

My System SpecsSystem Spec
30 Apr 2010   #2

Win 8 Release candidate 8400

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by johngfish View Post
Random blue screen and reboots. Have run all type of hadware tests and everything is ok.

Dell XPS 435 MTIntel i7 920 8GB ram

see attached files
These all point to a disk problem.
I would run a
Run CHKDSK /R /F from an elevated (Run as adminstrator) Command Prompt. Please do this for each hard drive on your system.
When it tells you it can't do it right now - and asks you if you'd like to do it at the next reboot - answer Y (for Yes) and press Enter. Then reboot and let the test run. It may take a while for it to run, but keep an occasional eye on it to see if it generates any errors. See "CHKDSK LogFile" below in order to check the results of the test.

Elevated Command Prompt:
Go to Start and type in "cmd.exe" (without the quotes)
At the top of the Search Box, right click on Cmd.exe and select "Run as administrator"

Go to Start and type in "eventvwr.msc" (without the quotes) and press Enter
Expand the Windows logs heading, then select the Application log file entry.
Double click on the Source column header.
Scroll down the list until you find the Chkdsk entry (wininit for Win7) (winlogon for XP).
Copy/paste the results into your next post.

Let us know if you need help


Microsoft (R) Windows Debugger Version 6.11.0001.404 X86
Copyright (c) Microsoft Corporation. All rights reserved.

Loading Dump File [C:\Users\K\Desktop\Minidumps\042310-35209-01.dmp]
Mini Kernel Dump File: Only registers and stack trace are available

Symbol search path is: SRV*F:\symbols*
Executable search path is: 
Windows 7 Kernel Version 7600 MP (8 procs) Free x64
Product: WinNt, suite: TerminalServer SingleUserTS
Built by: 7600.16539.amd64fre.win7_gdr.100226-1909
Machine Name:
Kernel base = 0xfffff800`0325e000 PsLoadedModuleList = 0xfffff800`0349be50
Debug session time: Fri Apr 23 19:41:56.993 2010 (GMT-4)
System Uptime: 0 days 4:00:58.008
Loading Kernel Symbols
Loading User Symbols
Loading unloaded module list
*                                                                             *
*                        Bugcheck Analysis                                    *
*                                                                             *

Use !analyze -v to get detailed debugging information.

BugCheck 9F, {3, fffffa8009309050, fffff80000b9c518, fffffa80090a0a30}

Probably caused by : disk.sys

Followup: MachineOwner

0: kd> !analyze -v
*                                                                             *
*                        Bugcheck Analysis                                    *
*                                                                             *

A driver is causing an inconsistent power state.
Arg1: 0000000000000003, A device object has been blocking an Irp for too long a time
Arg2: fffffa8009309050, Physical Device Object of the stack
Arg3: fffff80000b9c518, Functional Device Object of the stack
Arg4: fffffa80090a0a30, The blocked IRP

Debugging Details:


IRP_ADDRESS:  fffffa80090a0a30

DEVICE_OBJECT: fffffa8008f35790

DRIVER_OBJECT: fffffa8007c64c20

IMAGE_NAME:  disk.sys



FAULTING_MODULE: fffff880013dd000 disk






LAST_CONTROL_TRANSFER:  from fffff8000333d1b3 to fffff800032ce600

fffff800`00b9c4c8 fffff800`0333d1b3 : 00000000`0000009f 00000000`00000003 fffffa80`09309050 fffff800`00b9c518 : nt!KeBugCheckEx
fffff800`00b9c4d0 fffff800`032da6a6 : fffff800`00b9c600 fffff800`00b9c600 00000000`0000000f 00000000`00000000 : nt! ?? ::FNODOBFM::`string'+0x292f0
fffff800`00b9c570 fffff800`032d9a26 : fffffa80`090980a0 fffffa80`090980a0 00000000`00000000 00000000`00000000 : nt!KiProcessTimerDpcTable+0x66
fffff800`00b9c5e0 fffff800`032da57e : 00000021`a9a4fca5 fffff800`00b9cc58 00000000`000e2445 fffff800`0344bb28 : nt!KiProcessExpiredTimerList+0xc6
fffff800`00b9cc30 fffff800`032d9d97 : 00000008`bea0d8d0 00000008`000e2445 00000008`bea0d83a 00000000`00000045 : nt!KiTimerExpiration+0x1be
fffff800`00b9ccd0 fffff800`032d6dfa : fffff800`03448e80 fffff800`03456c40 00000000`00000001 fffff880`00000000 : nt!KiRetireDpcList+0x277
fffff800`00b9cd80 00000000`00000000 : fffff800`00b9d000 fffff800`00b97000 fffff800`00b9cd40 00000000`00000000 : nt!KiIdleLoop+0x5a


FOLLOWUP_NAME:  MachineOwner


BUCKET_ID:  X64_0x9F_IMAGE_disk.sys

Followup: MachineOwner
My System SpecsSystem Spec
02 May 2010   #3

Win 7 Pro

I have 2 hard drives. One has partition C, D, J. The other has no partitions.
I have been able to do a chkdsk /r /f on the single drive but not on drive C. I have been abel to do a chkdsk /r on the C drive. No problems were found in the completed chkdsk program. No indication of why chkdsk /r /f on the C drive did not execute. The last time I checked progress chkdsk was in step 4 of 5 at 11%.
My System SpecsSystem Spec

03 May 2010   #4

Win 7 Pro

I checked the event information and found that my ATI driver was having problems. I uninstalled it and downloaded updated drivers. I tried chkdsk /r/f again on drive C and saw it complete its operation. I could NOT find any record of the operation. I can find record of chkdsk /r. I will keep a watch and see if the problem has been solved.
My System SpecsSystem Spec


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