BSOD on clean install of Windows 10 Pro. Unknown Trigger, Need Help  


  1. Posts : 7
    Windows 10 Professional
       #1

    BSOD on clean install of Windows 10 Pro. Unknown Trigger, Need Help


    I have received my first BSOD after a clean installation of Windows 10 Professional only after a couple hours of leaving it idle with a video game downloading in the background (via GOG Galaxy). I'm not sure what the trigger is. This has become all to familiar after making the switch to Windows 10 from 8. I have noticed I only seem to get crashes or instability after installing any NVIDIA driver after 353.62. This clean install, I decided to install all the latest drivers for everything including my videocard (358.50), being hopeful that all the other times were a fluke. I'm stuck, I don't know what to do, I don't really want to revert to windows 8, I enjoy 10 too much.

    TL/DR: BSOD on clean install of windows 10 only after few hours. Suspect latest NVIDIA drivers. ALL Hardware(s) (temperatures too) are fine, tested ALL individually on other PC's.

    Computer Specs: Attachment 44231

    This is my Motherboard


    This is my Videocard(s)


    This is my Power Supply

    could it be software conflicts?
      My Computer


  2. Posts : 1,625
    W7 Pro x64 | W10 IP x64 | Linux Mint VM
       #2

    How many BSODs have you received so far? There is only one dump in your logs which is blaming your nVidia driver, did you perform a clean install of your GPU driver when you updated it?

    You also state Videocard(s). Are you running a single GPU or are you in SLi?

    Code:
    BugCheck 116, {ffffe001c55d44c0, fffff800af2f3384, ffffffffc000009a, 4}
    
    Unable to load image \SystemRoot\system32\DRIVERS\nvlddmkm.sys, Win32 error 0n2
    *** WARNING: Unable to verify timestamp for nvlddmkm.sys
    *** ERROR: Module load completed but symbols could not be loaded for nvlddmkm.sys
    Probably caused by : nvlddmkm.sys ( nvlddmkm+a43384 )
    
    Followup: MachineOwner
    ---------
    
    3: kd> lmvm nvlddmkm
    start             end                 module name
    fffff800`ae8b0000 fffff800`af3a4000   nvlddmkm T (no symbols)           
        Loaded symbol image file: nvlddmkm.sys
        Image path: \SystemRoot\system32\DRIVERS\nvlddmkm.sys
        Image name: nvlddmkm.sys
        Timestamp:        Sat Oct 03 03:08:52 2015 (560F38B4)
        CheckSum:         00ABDFB7
        ImageSize:        00AF4000
        Translations:     0000.04b0 0000.04e4 0409.04b0 0409.04e4
      My Computer


  3. Posts : 14,890
    Windows 10 Pro
       #3

    Hi Calcifer,

    What are all those links in the hosts file and why are they there?
    There are over 25.000 links in the hosts file
      My Computers


  4. Posts : 1,625
    W7 Pro x64 | W10 IP x64 | Linux Mint VM
       #4

    axe0 said:
    Hi Calcifer,

    What are all those links in the hosts file and why are they there?
    There are over 25.000 links in the hosts file
    Good spot, some of them are pretty... non-family friendly too. Even dangerous.
      My Computer


  5. Posts : 7
    Windows 10 Professional
    Thread Starter
       #5

    Boozad said:
    How many BSODs have you received so far? There is only one dump in your logs which is blaming your nVidia driver, did you perform a clean install of your GPU driver when you updated it?

    You also state Videocard(s). Are you running a single GPU or are you in SLi?

    Code:
    BugCheck 116, {ffffe001c55d44c0, fffff800af2f3384, ffffffffc000009a, 4}
    
    Unable to load image \SystemRoot\system32\DRIVERS\nvlddmkm.sys, Win32 error 0n2
    *** WARNING: Unable to verify timestamp for nvlddmkm.sys
    *** ERROR: Module load completed but symbols could not be loaded for nvlddmkm.sys
    Probably caused by : nvlddmkm.sys ( nvlddmkm+a43384 )
    
    Followup: MachineOwner
    ---------
    
    3: kd> lmvm nvlddmkm
    start             end                 module name
    fffff800`ae8b0000 fffff800`af3a4000   nvlddmkm T (no symbols)           
        Loaded symbol image file: nvlddmkm.sys
        Image path: \SystemRoot\system32\DRIVERS\nvlddmkm.sys
        Image name: nvlddmkm.sys
        Timestamp:        Sat Oct 03 03:08:52 2015 (560F38B4)
        CheckSum:         00ABDFB7
        ImageSize:        00AF4000
        Translations:     0000.04b0 0000.04e4 0409.04b0 0409.04e4
    Attachment 44240.
    I have received only one that I'm aware of.
    I'm running two 780Ti's in SLI Configuration and the drivers were a clean install.
      My Computer


  6. Posts : 7
    Windows 10 Professional
    Thread Starter
       #6

    axe0 said:
    Hi Calcifer,

    What are all those links in the hosts file and why are they there?
    There are over 25.000 links in the hosts file

    The modified host files are to block specific websites and ads. Pulled from here (http://someonewhocares.org/hosts/)
      My Computer


  7. Posts : 1,625
    W7 Pro x64 | W10 IP x64 | Linux Mint VM
       #7

    Calcifer said:
    Attachment 44240.
    I have received only one that I'm aware of.
    I'm running two 780Ti's in SLI Configuration and the drivers were a clean install.
    Can you uninstall one card for testing purposes and test the system. Once you're satisfied all is good reinstate the SLi configuration.
      My Computer


  8. Posts : 7
    Windows 10 Professional
    Thread Starter
       #8

    Boozad said:
    Can you uninstall one card for testing purposes and test the system. Once you're satisfied all is good reinstate the SLi configuration.
    I can try that but, these crashes are unprovoked and unspecific so I don't know how to replicate the situation to test it anyways.
      My Computer


  9. Posts : 1,625
    W7 Pro x64 | W10 IP x64 | Linux Mint VM
       #9

    It could just be the SLi setup in general, I seem to recall it happening before. One crash isn't a lot to work from in this case admittedly, feel free to run the system as it is until you encounter more BSODs if you like then upload new logs. It's definitely blaming your nVidia driver though.
      My Computer


  10. Posts : 7
    Windows 10 Professional
    Thread Starter
       #10

    Boozad said:
    It could just be the SLi setup in general, I seem to recall it happening before. One crash isn't a lot to work from in this case admittedly, feel free to run the system as it is until you encounter more BSODs if you like then upload new logs. It's definitely blaming your nVidia driver though.
    I'm going to try and continue using the SLI configuration, see if it happens again, and then without the SLI configuration, so there are a little more crash logs to work with.
      My Computer


 

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