Windows 10: Critical_Process_Died for Windows 10/Disk at 100% on start up


  1. Posts : 1
    Microsoft Basic Display Adapter
       17 Aug 2015 #1

    Critical_Process_Died for Windows 10/Disk at 100% on start up


    Hi,

    I upgraded my computer to Windows 10 from 8.1. After around a week of using Windows 10, each time I turned on my computer, I get a blue screen saying that the computer will restart. Like in the following picture.


    Once it restarts, I can a log in and everything is fine. Except for one thing. When I open task manager, it says that my disk is filled at 100%, and the main program that is causing this is called "system".



    I tried to increase the virtual memory, as seen in the next picture (I have 8GB of RAM by the way)



    But that still does not seem to work. I downloaded seatools and it says that it is not a disk failure.
    Is there a possible correlation between the Critical_Process_Died startup page and the 100% disk usage?


    Last edited by sthorul; 28 Aug 2015 at 20:04. Reason: Had to add the BSOD
      My ComputerSystem Spec


  2. Posts : 11,526
    Windows 10 Pro
       27 Aug 2015 #2

    Hi sthorul,

    I'm very sorry for the delay, there aren't many people in this section.
    Are you still requiring help?
    If so, please read BSOD Posting Instructions and upload the zip file.

    Please fill in your system specs
    Please go to this site and download the tool. The tool will give you detailed information about your system specs, please fill in your system specs more completely.
    How to fill in your system specs:
    Attachment 34138
    Attachment 34139
      My ComputersSystem Spec

  3.    24 Sep 2015 #3

    How long does the blue screen stay on?
      My ComputerSystem Spec


  4. Posts : 11,526
    Windows 10 Pro
       24 Sep 2015 #4

    If you mean how long it takes until your system restarts, it should restart automatically once the information is gathered (this is default)
      My ComputersSystem Spec


 

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