1.    13 May 2016 #1
    Join Date : May 2016
    Posts : 1
    Windows 10

    Crashes when opens music player / BSOD watchdog violation

    My laptop always crashes when i'm playing music with music player, gaming, autocad. Sometimes it only crashes then refresh but sometimes it goes BSOD and says Watchdog violation? Please help..
      My ComputerSystem Spec
  2.    14 May 2016 #2
    Join Date : Jan 2016
    Posts : 643
    windows 10 Pro

    The dumpfiles blames
    *                                                                             *
    *                        Bugcheck Analysis                                    *
    *                                                                             *
    Use !analyze -v to get detailed debugging information.
    BugCheck 133, {0, 501, 500, 0}
    *** WARNING: Unable to verify timestamp for athw10x.sys
    *** ERROR: Module load completed but symbols could not be loaded for athw10x.sys
    Probably caused by : athw10x.sys ( athw10x+9f504 )
    Followup: MachineOwner
    0: kd> lmvm athw10x
    start             end                 module name
    fffff801`15d30000 fffff801`16167000   athw10x  T (no symbols)           
        Loaded symbol image file: athw10x.sys
        Image path: \SystemRoot\System32\drivers\athw10x.sys
        Image name: athw10x.sys
        Timestamp:        Tue Jun 16 11:29:55 2015 (557FEC93)
        CheckSum:         0042F236
        ImageSize:        00437000
        Translations:     0000.04b0 0000.04e4 0409.04b0 0409.04e4
    This is the driver for your Qualcomm Atheros AR956x Wireless Network Adapter,

    Update to the latest version from your supportpage Download Drivers and Manuals | Acer Official Site.

    Advice: check/update all the other drivers from this page too.
      My ComputerSystem Spec


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