1.    25 Aug 2015 #1
    Join Date : Aug 2015
    Posts : 15
    Win10 x64

    BSOD when opening speccy.

    Formatted yesterday using an iso and so far I've tried opening speccy.exe which is a freeware utility and sometimes it crashes giving a bsod. Any help would be appreciated.
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  2.    25 Aug 2015 #2
    Join Date : Oct 2013
    Shasta County
    Posts : 1,073
    Win 10 Pro x64

    Welcome to the forum,

    Yeah, it's actually the CPU-z part of it that crashes,

    Could not read faulting driver nameProbably caused by : cpuz138_x64.sys ( cpuz138_x64+24a2 )
    Loaded symbol image file: cpuz138_x64.sys
        Image path: \??\C:\Users\Giorgos\AppData\Local\Temp\cpuz138\cpuz138_x64.sys
        Image name: cpuz138_x64.sys
        Timestamp:        Thu Oct 23 08:03:05 2014 (544918A9)
        CheckSum:         0000B4BC
        ImageSize:        0000A000
        Translations:     0000.04b0 0000.04e4 0409.04b0 0409.04e4
    Uninstall speccy and make sure that driver is removed from the location I highlighted above.

    That's a hidden folder so you need to unhide it,

    Hidden Files and Folders - Show or Hide - Windows 7 Help Forums

    You can try the portable version of Speccy and see if that doesn't crash.

    Speccy - Builds
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  3.    25 Aug 2015 #3
    Join Date : Aug 2015
    Posts : 15
    Win10 x64
    Thread Starter

    So I uninstalled and deleted the .sys file but when trying the portable version the .sys file comes back in the same location.
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