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Windows 7: AtiHDMI.sys BSoD'ing randomly on sounds

20 Sep 2009   #1

Windows 7 RTM
AtiHDMI.sys BSoD'ing randomly on sounds

Hey guys (and girls),
I've recently put my new system together and since then i've been experiencing several Blue Screen of Deaths.
First i thought it was on the video driver, as windows crashed alot when alt-tabbing back into games, but my most recent crash was when i clicked on " next song" in windows media player. I've read a bit on it on the net, and it seems that updating the sounddriver should fix it, but as the crashes are random i'd like some extra advice so that i'm sure i'm not missing anything.

The BSoD tells me that it was ATIHDMI.sys that crashed
My system:
Intel i7 920 not overclocked
6 gb OCZ ddr3 1600 mhz ram
Ati HD4890 1gb ddr5
2x Samsung 1TB spinpoint in raid0
Foxconn Flamingblade motherboard
Hansol 17 inc crt display and a 42 inch full HD LG tv connected trough HDMI

Running Win7 RTM fully updated

I've zipped the Dumps in this post

Thanks alot in advance!

When windows crashes it takes atleast 1 or 2 restarts before Intel Matrix Storage Manager sees my Raid partitions as valid boots

My System SpecsSystem Spec
20 Sep 2009   #2

Win 8 Release candidate 8400


the last dump from 9/20/09 was caused by the ati driver again. here are the details
Microsoft (R) Windows Debugger Version 6.11.0001.404 X86
Copyright (c) Microsoft Corporation. All rights reserved.

Loading Dump File [C:\Users\K\Desktop\092009-32947-01.dmp]
Mini Kernel Dump File: Only registers and stack trace are available

Symbol search path is: SRV*d:\symbols*Symbol information
Executable search path is:
Windows 7 Kernel Version 7600 MP (8 procs) Free x64
Product: WinNt, suite: TerminalServer SingleUserTS
Built by: 7600.16385.amd64fre.win7_rtm.090713-1255
Machine Name:
Kernel base = 0xfffff800`02a55000 PsLoadedModuleList = 0xfffff800`02c92e50
Debug session time: Sun Sep 20 13:34:23.937 2009 (GMT-4)
System Uptime: 3 days 12:47:28.937
Loading Kernel Symbols
Loading User Symbols
Loading unloaded module list
* *
* Bugcheck Analysis *
* *

Use !analyze -v to get detailed debugging information.

BugCheck 50, {fffffa800fbe0000, 0, fffff8800448f420, 0}

Unable to load image \SystemRoot\system32\drivers\AtiHdmi.sys, Win32 error 0n2
*** WARNING: Unable to verify timestamp for AtiHdmi.sys
*** ERROR: Module load completed but symbols could not be loaded for AtiHdmi.sys

Could not read faulting driver name
Probably caused by : AtiHdmi.sys ( AtiHdmi+3420 )

Followup: MachineOwner

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

Invalid system memory was referenced. This cannot be protected by try-except,
it must be protected by a Probe. Typically the address is just plain bad or it
is pointing at freed memory.
Arg1: fffffa800fbe0000, memory referenced.
Arg2: 0000000000000000, value 0 = read operation, 1 = write operation.
Arg3: fffff8800448f420, If non-zero, the instruction address which referenced the bad memory
Arg4: 0000000000000000, (reserved)

Debugging Details:

Could not read faulting driver name

READ_ADDRESS: GetPointerFromAddress: unable to read from fffff80002cfd0e0

fffff880`0448f420 488b040a mov rax,qword ptr [rdx+rcx]





PROCESS_NAME: audiodg.exe


TRAP_FRAME: fffff880085351a0 -- (.trap 0xfffff880085351a0)
NOTE: The trap frame does not contain all registers.
Some register values may be zeroed or incorrect.
rax=00007fff719b3800 rbx=0000000000000000 rcx=fffffa80098c00e0
rdx=000000000631ff1c rsi=0000000000000000 rdi=0000000000000000
rip=fffff8800448f420 rsp=fffff88008535338 rbp=fffffa80098c00b4
r8=0000000000000010 r9=0000000000000001 r10=aa00008000100000
r11=fffffa80098c00b4 r12=0000000000000000 r13=0000000000000000
r14=0000000000000000 r15=0000000000000000
iopl=0 nv up ei pl nz na pe nc
fffff880`0448f420 488b040a mov rax,qword ptr [rdx+rcx] ds:00bb:fffffa80`0fbdfffc=????????????????
Resetting default scope

LAST_CONTROL_TRANSFER: from fffff80002b461e4 to fffff80002ac6f00

fffff880`08535038 fffff800`02b461e4 : 00000000`00000050 fffffa80`0fbe0000 00000000`00000000 fffff880`085351a0 : nt!KeBugCheckEx
fffff880`08535040 fffff800`02ac4fee : 00000000`00000000 00000000`00000000 00000000`00270600 fffff880`04f883d0 : nt! ?? ::FNODOBFM::`string'+0x42907
fffff880`085351a0 fffff880`0448f420 : fffff880`044a6666 00000000`00000000 fffffa80`0fbdff90 fffffa80`0fbdffd0 : nt!KiPageFault+0x16e
fffff880`08535338 fffff880`044a6666 : 00000000`00000000 fffffa80`0fbdff90 fffffa80`0fbdffd0 fffffa80`07df38c0 : AtiHdmi+0x3420
fffff880`08535340 00000000`00000000 : fffffa80`0fbdff90 fffffa80`0fbdffd0 fffffa80`07df38c0 fffffa80`07df9b40 : AtiHdmi+0x1a666


fffff880`0448f420 488b040a mov rax,qword ptr [rdx+rcx]


SYMBOL_NAME: AtiHdmi+3420



IMAGE_NAME: AtiHdmi.sys


FAILURE_BUCKET_ID: X64_0x50_AtiHdmi+3420

BUCKET_ID: X64_0x50_AtiHdmi+3420

Followup: MachineOwner

Im going to do a quick look at them all to see if they have anything in comman.

since it seems like you had video driver problems before and this is hdmi related again, im suspicous.

My System SpecsSystem Spec
20 Sep 2009   #3

Windows 7 RTM

Thanks allot for your quick reply, i'm looking forward to any results you can find (as i'm pretty new to dumps, never occurred on my old xp machine)
My System SpecsSystem Spec


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