Windows 10: BSOD just started out of nowhere

  1.    04 Jul 2016 #1

    BSOD just started out of nowhere

    I have been BSODing periodically for the last couple of weeks and I notice it usually happens when I play games. Some of them are IRQL Not less or equal and others are simply System Service Exception. All help is appreciated.
      My ComputerSystem Spec

  2. philc43's Avatar
    Posts : 3,605
    64bit Win 10 Pro ver 1809 Build 17763.55 and W10 Insider Build 18262
       05 Jul 2016 #2

    Hello kered1010 :)

    The recent BSOD dumps show there is possible memory corruption which could be due to a bad driver or bad memory.

    Please run Memtest86 exactly as described in the tutorial for at least 8 passes (I suggest you run it overnight) to test your memory.

    If that test passes you could try running the Driver Verifier for a while but no longer than 48hours. Disable Driver Verifier after 48 hours or after receiving a BSOD, whichever happens soonest.

    Please report back on your results.
      My ComputersSystem Spec

  3.    07 Jul 2016 #3

    HI Phil,

    thanks for the reply. I have used memtest86 before and I am familiar with it. However the tutorial does not specify on how to alienate the offending RAM stick. If I remember correctly you have to remove all sticks except one and run the memtest individually. Is this correct? Of course I will not do this until the memtest with all the ram sticks on shows an error.

      My ComputerSystem Spec

  4. Ztruker's Avatar
    Posts : 6,434
    Windows 10 Pro X64 17134.191
       07 Jul 2016 #4

    Look at Results & Extended Testing near the bottom of the tutorial.
      My ComputersSystem Spec


Related Threads
Solved Multiple BSOD errors started recently in BSOD Crashes and Debugging
Windows 10 Pro 64-bit Nvidia GTX 570 ASUS P8Z77-V-LK Intel i7-3770k 3.50 GHz PSU: OCZ 700W Poking around the internet makes it seem like this is a rather common occurrence. Starting Monday (I think) I started getting artifacts all over my...
My Windows 10 Dell XPS 8900 desktop tower is on its way. My current desktop runs Windows 7. Is there a written guide anywhere that can tell me what to do to get it set up? I had such a guide for Windows 7 and it was very helpful. Thanks, b
I used to have Windows 7 on this system with no issues. After upgrading to Windows 10, several buggy things started occurring: 1. During the upgrade process and afterwards every time I booted the system it would halt on a blue screen and say:...
BSOD started when playing Fallout 4 in BSOD Crashes and Debugging
48342 The first BSOD was while playing fallout 4. After it happened a 2nd time i ran driver verifier /standard /all. This sent the machine into a boot loop. I disabled driver verifier. My PC seems to run fine under normal conditions, but this...
hello fellow pc'ers, for the last few months, my pc has been suffering from random BSOD, for various reasons, im really at a loss as to why, i thought it might be windows 8, but the trouble has started tonight and im rather tired of it, can anyone...
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 04:57.
Find Us