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Topic # 100421 11-Apr-2012 12:42 Send private message

This happened a few minutes ago and any help would be appreciated.

Problem signature
Problem Event Name:    BlueScreen
OS Version:    6.0.6002.2.2.0.768.3
Locale ID:    5129

Files that help describe the problem (some files may no longer be available)
Mini041112-01.dmp
sysdata.xml
Version.txt

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Warning: If a virus or other security threat caused the problem, opening a copy of the files could harm your computer.

Extra information about the problem
BCCode:    50
BCP1:    FFFFFFE8
BCP2:    00000001
BCP3:    820BBBBE
BCP4:    00000000
OS Version:    6_0_6002
Service Pack:    2_0
Product:    768_1
Server information:    9aa45711-5478-4446-92ac-5851c58d4a39


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  Reply # 607798 11-Apr-2012 12:49 Send private message

What were you running at the time ?
Made any hardware changes recently ?
Has it happened before ?

BSOD causes are varied, but most common issue Ive found is faulty RAM.






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  Reply # 607804 11-Apr-2012 13:01 Send private message

I was going through old photo's on CD, but it was playing up yesterday, froze and had to be restarted.
I've replaced the keyboard and speakers.  First time ever for crash.

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  Reply # 607813 11-Apr-2012 13:16 Send private message

Suspect memory or overheating then....  run MemTest and see if anything comes up.
If you pop the side of the case off, is there a lot of dust ? Especially around the heatsink.
 




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  Reply # 607822 11-Apr-2012 13:38 Send private message

Stop code 50 I have seen with Hard Drive issues also.
Run a CHKDSK, either from a Vista boot disk, or starting from within windows (then restarting).
Do the full scan.



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  Reply # 607839 11-Apr-2012 14:03 Send private message

Trying to run Chkdsk but access denied as you do not have sufficient privileges.



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  Reply # 607844 11-Apr-2012 14:11 Send private message

OK, run CHKDSk and it said it found no problems.  Re: MEMTEST, which one do I use?

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  Reply # 607878 11-Apr-2012 15:03 Send private message

If you know how to burn ISO, then this - http://www.memtest.org/download/4.20/memtest86+-4.20.iso.zip
Else you'll need a USB key that can be wiped and use this - http://www.memtest.org/download/4.20/memtest86+-4.20.usb.installer.zip

THen you boot off whatever you chose, and itll start memory testing - or you can look at Hirens Boot CD (ISO) which is full of handy testing utils etc inc memory, hard drive and more.






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  Reply # 607897 11-Apr-2012 15:15 Send private message

I tried the USB. It said I could choose A F G H or I to use. My flash drive is J.

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