1.    18 Jun 2016 #1
    Join Date : Jun 2016
    Posts : 1

    Out Of Nowhere BSODS (Kernel Security Check Failure)

    I bought this PC on the 26th of December. I used it for like a week with no issues then went inactive on it for a couple weeks after. Ever since that 2 week break I keep getting BSODs just out of the blue (No pun intended).
    I looked around for solutions and found some solutions that just did nothing. I did the disk/memory check, tried updating all my drivers and did a virus scan of my PC.

    That's all the info I have on this, but can try to give more if needed. Thanks in advance.

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  2.    18 Jun 2016 #2
    Join Date : Apr 2014
    Space coast of Florida
    Posts : 3,806
    Windows 10 Pro X64 14393.105

    The most recent dump points to dc1-controller.sys which belongs to Xbox Peripherals Drive (KMDF driver for DC1 Controller) and is owned by Microsoft. Do you have a Xbox controller connected? Other than disconnecting it, I don't know what else to do since the driver comes from Microsoft. Make sure you are up to date with Windows Updates.

    There is also a pointer to JagexLauncher which belongs to Runescape so that's a possible cause as well.

    I recommend running a CPU test, then test your RAM and HDD.

    Stress test the CPU

    Prime95 - Stress Test Your CPU

    It saves the result as a .txt file in the prime95's folder. Upload the file here please.

    Test RAM & Hard Drive:


    Download Memtest86+ (you want the 2nd one Download - Pre-Compiled Bootable ISO (.zip)). Unzip it then create a CD from the iso file using your CD burning software. There is a good freeware burner called ImgBurn which will do this easily.

    DO NOT burn the .iso file directly to CD. It must be used as input to a program that knows what to do with it, like the one I mentioned above.

    You can do this on any computer that has a working CD Burner.

    You can also use a Flash drive instead of a CD.

    Download - Auto-installer for USB Key (Win 9x/2k/xp/7) *NEW!*.
    Unzip and run Memtest86+ USB Installer.exe.
    It will format the flash drive if you tell it to. I used a small, 16MB flash drive and it had 8.5GB left when done.

    Boot the CD or Flash drive and run Memtest86+ for at least 3 complete passes unless it shows errors sooner than that. An overnight run is even better.

    You can stop the test after you see the first error appearing
    Follow this tutorial to see how you can find out what exactly is causing the errors.

    Hard Drive:

    Check the hard drive with the manufacturer's diagnostic tools.

    7 Free Hard Drive Testing Programs
    Hard Drive Diagnostics Tools and Utilities (Storage) - TACKtech Corp.
    Bootable Hard Drive Diagnostics

    Lets see if any of these test help id the problem.

    Edit: Checked 5 other dumps, all the same.
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