Page 1 of 3 123 LastLast
  1.    07 Jan 2016 #1
    Join Date : Dec 2015
    Posts : 48
    Windows 10 Pro 64-bit

    [SOLVED] Multiple random BSODs, all pointing to the kernel


    I'm at the end of my rope TenForums. I have been dealing with random BSODs for a while now and I just don't know what to do. Please help me, I am desperate. Logs are attached.

    PS If you guys can't help me, can you at least tell me how you analyze these files? WhoCrashed and BSV never flag any drivers, it's only ever the kernel.
    Last edited by herrshaun; 10 Feb 2016 at 01:29.
      My ComputerSystem Spec
  2.    07 Jan 2016 #2
    Join Date : Jun 2015
    Posts : 12,854
    Windows 10 Pro

    Update following drivers
    Driver Reference Table - asmtxhci.sys
    Driver Reference Table - asmthub3.sys

    Please uninstall everything of AMD using Display Driver Uninstaller and install new drivers from AMD. Be sure to ONLY install the display drivers using custom/advanced options.
    Attachment 57572




    Multiple random BSODs, all pointing to the kernel Diagnostic Test Multiple random BSODs, all pointing to the kernel
     DRIVER VERIFIER

    warning   Warning
    Please make a backup of your important files and get your rescue media or create one.
    Please create a restore point.

    Please follow this tutorial to run driver verifier.

    Some windows drivers are blamed in a few crashes, but that usually means that a 3rd party driver is actually the cause.
    Driver verifier stresses your drivers and will crash your pc if any driver fails due to a violation.

    Driver verifier should be performed for a max of 48 hours, or when you have a bluescreen, whatever comes first.

    If driver verifier has found a violation and you can't get back into windows normally, try to boot into safe mode and reset in safe mode driver verifier, or in the troubleshooting options open command prompt and type verifier /reset.

    Note   Note
    Your system will act very sluggishly while driver verifier is enabled, this is normal as your drivers will be being subjected to heavy testing in order to make them crash.
      My ComputersSystem Spec
  3.    07 Jan 2016 #3
    Join Date : Dec 2015
    Posts : 48
    Windows 10 Pro 64-bit
    Thread Starter

    Thank you for responding! I tried looking for usb 3.0 drivers but they only seem to have support for up to Windows 8.1. Should I install those drivers?
      My ComputerSystem Spec
  4.    07 Jan 2016 #4
    Join Date : Jun 2015
    Posts : 12,854
    Windows 10 Pro

    Depends on their date, what are the dates of the drivers?
      My ComputersSystem Spec
  5.    07 Jan 2016 #5
    Join Date : Dec 2015
    Posts : 48
    Windows 10 Pro 64-bit
    Thread Starter

    Hi, thanks for responding again!

    The date on the 8.1 drivers are 2013/12/17. I tried installing them but my device manager did not change, and doesn't seem to show anything about USB 3.0. Here is a picture of it:



    Do I need to do something different?

    (Also I did the second step with DDU and installation of only the new driver)
      My ComputerSystem Spec
  6.    09 Jan 2016 #6
    Join Date : Dec 2015
    Posts : 48
    Windows 10 Pro 64-bit
    Thread Starter

    No BSODs yet but I haven't been playing World of Warcraft which I suspect to be a possible cause.

    Was the driver verifier step necessary or just a suggestion?
      My ComputerSystem Spec
  7.    10 Jan 2016 #7
    Join Date : Jun 2015
    Posts : 12,854
    Windows 10 Pro

    Necessary, the rest was to update old drivers and remove a driver.
      My ComputersSystem Spec
  8.    12 Jan 2016 #8
    Join Date : Dec 2015
    Posts : 48
    Windows 10 Pro 64-bit
    Thread Starter

    Have been testing Driver Verifier for about 20 hours total with no crashes. Am I not supposed to run it 48 hours straight, or in total?

    Also after turning it on my PC doesn't seem to be running any slower than normal. I followed the tutorial linked in your post. I have seen other tutorials however that suggest checking off a lot more options. Is there a reason why this tutorial doesn't have me do that?
      My ComputerSystem Spec
  9.    12 Jan 2016 #9
    Join Date : Jun 2015
    Posts : 12,854
    Windows 10 Pro

    48h, your system will resume after a reboot or startup however it isn't recommended to shut your system down.

    There are only 3 options to check and every driver except for Windows drivers.

    A system that can't proper handle stressed drivers will eventually slow down in performance.
      My ComputersSystem Spec
  10.    13 Jan 2016 #10
    Join Date : Dec 2015
    Posts : 48
    Windows 10 Pro 64-bit
    Thread Starter

    I can't have the computer on overnight because of noise and heat, is this going to be a problem? Generally when I run into blue screens without Driver Verifier, they happen between 6-10 hours of the computer being on after I've been doing a bunch of gaming.

    If Driver Verifier doesn't end up working, here are some details I haven't mentioned:
    - I have noticed that the last few blue screens occurred when I had Skype running while gaming.
    - I uninstalled the most recent cumulative Windows update and have been getting errors when trying to reinstall it.
    - I have not installed chipset drivers yet because they seemed to cause problems when I installed before reformatting.
    - I tried to install Realtek sound drivers but those errored out every time too, and troubleshooting told me to look for a Device Manager entry that wasn't there.
      My ComputerSystem Spec

 
Page 1 of 3 123 LastLast


Similar Threads
Thread Forum
Random BSODs
Hi hope u guys can help me. would be very thankful :) Got a new system 1-2 Months old. Fresh installed Windows 10 Pro Build 1511. But I am getting Bluescreens (not sure what the cause is) random. For example once I plugged in an USB-Stick I got...
BSOD Crashes and Debugging
Kernel Security Check Failure, among other BSODS
I've got quite a list here. Hoping for some help, let me know if I can provide anything else!
BSOD Crashes and Debugging
Multiple BSODs over the past month. Seems to crash at random
Heres my minidumps: 35760 Specs: i5 4690k @ stock speeds, GTX 980ti @ 1416mhz (Gaming 6G Custom cooler by MSI), 24gb of DDR3 (I did a MEMTest on this and it completed fine. Peripherals: Steelseries Rival gaming mouse, Cooler Master Quickfire...
BSOD Crashes and Debugging
Random BSODs
Hi folks! I installed Win 10 on my home server and it keeps crashing all the time with random BSODs (with a bunch of different error messages). Before that, it was running fine on Win Home Server 2011. I tried a bunch of driver combinations...
BSOD Crashes and Debugging
Our Sites
Site Links
About Us
Windows 10 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 10" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd
All times are GMT -5. The time now is 01:54.
Find Us
Twitter Facebook Google+ Ten Forums iOS App Ten Forums Android App



Windows 10 Forums