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Windows 7: Random freeze (Event 41 - Kernel Power)

14 Dec 2015   #1

Windows 7 Home Premium x64
Random freeze (Event 41 - Kernel Power)


I used to have this problem some time before... but I didnt bother, because I knew I was going to do a reinstall. But the problem persists even after reinstall !

So... randomly, maybe once a week, my laptop FREEZEs unexpectedly.
Idle or load... it happens anyway.

What I did :
- updated drivers
- checked memory (via HP built in BIOS memory checker)
- checked SMART - says everything is OK
- antivirus check, MBAM and anti rootkit check

- Event Viewer shows :

1 Critical - Event 41 - Source : Kernel Power (The system has rebooted without cleanly shutting down first. This error could be caused if the system stopped responding, crashed, or lost power unexpectedly.

There is more though - 19 Errors. Please see log file in attached ZIP.

Many thanks !

PS > The laptop is HP Pavilion dv7 6110

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14 Dec 2015   #2

Windows 7 Home Premium x64

Update : Someone reccomended me to do a
sfc /scannow
check, so I did.

It fixed something. Do you thing it is connected with the problem somehow ?

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