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Frequent BSODs last month, then stopped, now re-occuring

Q: Frequent BSODs last month, then stopped, now re-occuring

About a month ago I had this thread going:

Then the system stabilized. Now I am receiving daily blue screens again. The most frequent is 0x000001a Memory Management. Info attached.

Please help.

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A: Frequent BSODs last month, then stopped, now re-occuring

Quote: Originally Posted by mcutugno

About a month ago I had this thread going:

Then the system stabilized. Now I am receiving daily blue screens again. The most frequent is 0x000001a Memory Management. Info attached.

Please help.

Caused by your wlite.exe (xp webcam driver) and some really old drivers

Update these

SiWinAcc.sys 11/1/2004 3:23:29 PM fffff880`01345000 fffff880`0134f000 0x0000a000 0x41868d31
secdrv.SYS 9/13/2006 9:18:38 AM fffff880`057a8000 fffff880`057b3000 0x0000b000 0x4508052e
SiRemFil.sys 10/18/2006 6:20:39 PM fffff880`01b9c000 fffff880`01ba4000 0x00008000 0x4536a8b7
LVUSBS64.sys 5/11/2007 8:01:20 PM fffff880`04871000 fffff880`0487b900 0x0000a900 0x464503d0
Si3114r5.sys 4/24/2008 2:20:08 AM fffff880`01000000 fffff880`01052000 0x00052000 0x48102698
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Microsoft (R) Windows Debugger Version 6.11.0001.404 X86
Copyright (c) Microsoft Corporation. All rights reserved.
Loading Dump File [C:\Users\K\Desktop\Windows_NT6_BSOD_jcgriff2\060111-56753-01.dmp]
Mini Kernel Dump File: Only registers and stack trace are available

Symbol search path is: SRV*C:\Symbols*;srv*e:\symbols" target="_blank" class="invilink">;srv*e:\symbols
Executable search path is:
Windows 7 Kernel Version 7601 (Service Pack 1) MP (4 procs) Free x64
Product: WinNt, suite: TerminalServer SingleUserTS
Built by: 7601.17592.amd64fre.win7sp1_gdr.110408-1631
Machine Name:
Kernel base = 0xfffff800`0304b000 PsLoadedModuleList = 0xfffff800`03290650
Debug session time: Wed Jun 1 18:39:08.025 2011 (GMT-4)
System Uptime: 3 days 4:54:20.763
Loading Kernel Symbols
Loading User Symbols
Loading unloaded module list
* *
* Bugcheck Analysis *
* *

Use !analyze -v to get detailed debugging information.

BugCheck 1A, {411, fffff680000357e8, 9a900000a8266886, fffff680000357f9}

Probably caused by : ntkrnlmp.exe ( nt! ?? ::FNODOBFM::`string'+6061 )

Followup: MachineOwner

1: kd> !analyze -v
* *
* Bugcheck Analysis *
* *

# Any other values for parameter 1 must be individually examined.
Arg1: 0000000000000411, The subtype of the bugcheck.
Arg2: fffff680000357e8
Arg3: 9a900000a8266886
Arg4: fffff680000357f9

Debugging Details:
BUGCHECK_STR: 0x1a_411





LAST_CONTROL_TRANSFER: from fffff800030a79ad to fffff800030cad00

fffff880`02bb28c8 fffff800`030a79ad : 00000000`0000001a 00000000`00000411 fffff680`000357e8 9a900000`a8266886 : nt!KeBugCheckEx
fffff880`02bb28d0 fffff800`030fc071 : 00000000`00000000 fffff680`000357e8 0000007f`fffffff8 00000000`00000000 : nt! ?? ::FNODOBFM::`string'+0x6061
fffff880`02bb2920 fffff800`030e884f : 00000000`00000001 00000000`00000000 00000000`00000000 fffffa80`15a51ab8 : nt!MiResolveTransitionFault+0x381
fffff880`02bb29b0 fffff800`030d7f69 : 00000000`00000202 ffffffff`ffffffff 00000000`00000000 00000000`00000000 : nt!MiDispatchFault+0x95f
fffff880`02bb2ac0 fffff800`030c8e2e : 00000000`00000001 00000000`06afd170 00000000`00000001 00000000`06afc1d0 : nt!MmAccessFault+0x359
fffff880`02bb2c20 00000000`6ab6a043 : 00000000`00000000 00000000`00000000 00000000`00000000 00000000`00000000 : nt!KiPageFault+0x16e
00000000`0a01ebd8 00000000`00000000 : 00000000`00000000 00000000`00000000 00000000`00000000 00000000`00000000 : 0x6ab6a043

nt! ?? ::FNODOBFM::`string'+6061
fffff800`030a79ad cc int 3


SYMBOL_NAME: nt! ?? ::FNODOBFM::`string'+6061



IMAGE_NAME: ntkrnlmp.exe


FAILURE_BUCKET_ID: X64_0x1a_411_nt!_??_::FNODOBFM::_string_+6061

BUCKET_ID: X64_0x1a_411_nt!_??_::FNODOBFM::_string_+6061

Followup: MachineOwner
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A:Internet stopped working, unidentified network

chris iagallo said:

Everything was working fine for a few weeks, now it just refuses to connect. I've tried MULTIPLE fixes for this problem but just cant seem to get it back and running again.

Im using a Linksys Wireless Gaming WGA54G Ver. 2.1 which has always worked..... I have a Netgear Router & A Motorolla Modem. both up to date. PLEASE HELP!!! THIS IS FRUSTRATING!Click to expand...

So how are these wired? Like this?

ISP==> Motorolla --->NetGear--->WGA54g ??
(copy and correct if necessary)

I've tried:
-Resetting Router/Modem Multiple Times
-Changing Router Frequency from 6 to 11
-Changing MAC Address
-Deleted Norton Antivirus
-Deleted Bonjour
-Tried Windows Repair
-Tried System Restore to when it worked

Nothing seems to be working....Click to expand...

good try, but Bonjour is useful

Heres my ipconfig /all:
Windows IP Configuration

Host Name . . . . . . . . . . . . : Frostymcburg-PC
Primary Dns Suffix . . . . . . . :
Node Type . . . . . . . . . . . . : Hybrid << great
IP Routing Enabled. . . . . . . . : No
WINS Proxy Enabled. . . . . . . . : No

Ethernet adapter Local Area Connection:

Connection-specific DNS Suffix . :
Description . . . . . . . . . . . : Intel(R) 82566DC-2 Gigabit Network Connection
Physical Address. . . . . . . . . : 00-1F-E2-56-5B-A8
DHCP Enabled. . . . . . . . . . . : Yes
Autoconfiguration Enabled . . . . : Yes
Link-local IPv6 Address . . . . . : fe80::25ef:53ab:67ad:9e20%11(Preferred)
Autoconfiguration IPv4 Address. . : << this is the bug
Subnet Mask . . . . . . . . . . . :
Default Gateway . . . . . . . . . :
DHCPv6 IAID . . . . . . . . . . . : 234889186
DHCPv6 Client DUID. . . . . . . . : 00-01-00-01-17-4E-5B-4A-00-1F-E2-56-5B-A8
DNS Servers . . . . . . . . . . . : fec0:0:0:ffff::1%1 << these fail because IPv4 failed
NetBIOS over Tcpip. . . . . . . . : Enabled

Tunnel adapter Local Area Connection* 6:
Tunnel adapter Local Area Connection* 7:
-----Click to expand...

You LAN connection is via ethernet cable and it can not find the router TO WHICH IT IS ATTACHED.

*unplug the Wireless Gaming WGA54G until the wired works.
power off the modem
power off the Netgear
*unplug the Wireless Gaming WGA54G until the wired works.
disconnect the computer from the router
Now wait 30-40 seconds between each of the following steps:
power up the modem
power up the Netgear
reconnect the computer to the netgear

get a command prompt and enter IPCONFIG

cope the results of the Ethernet adapter Local Area Connection: section and stop just short of Tunnel adapter Teredo Tunneling
come back here and paste the results
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Thanks for reading

A:Mouse stopped working after weekend away/appear to have two mouse drivers?

If you Goggle / bing / yahoo this info you you get ??

ciderlout said:

The mouse is a "Wireless Optical Mouse M/N:SM-502C"Click to expand...

I got this

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System Information
Time of this report: 1/19/2011, 15:53:24
Machine name:
Operating System: Windows XP Home Edition (5.1, Build 2600) Service Pack 3 (2600.xpsp_sp3_gdr.100427-1636)
Language: English (Regional Setting: English)
System Manufacturer: System manufacturer
System Model: System Product Name
BIOS: Phoenix - AwardBIOS v6.00PG
Processor: AMD Athlon(tm) 64 X2 Dual Core Processor 5000+, MMX, 3DNow (2 CPUs), ~2.8GHz
Memory: 2046MB RAM
Page File: 752MB used, 5205MB available
Windows Dir: C:\WINDOWS
DirectX Version: DirectX 9.0c (4.09.0000.0904)
DX Setup Parameters: Not found
DxDiag Version: 5.03.2600.5512 32bit Unicode

DxDiag Notes
DirectX Files Tab: No problems found.
Display Tab 1: No problems found.
Sound Tab 1: No problems found.
Music Tab: No problems found.
Input Tab: No problems found.
Network Tab: No problems found.

DirectX Debug Levels
Direct3D: 0/4 (n/a)
DirectDraw: 0/4 (retail)
DirectInput: 0/5 (n/a)
DirectMusic: 0/5 (n/a)
DirectPlay: 0/9 (retail)
DirectSound: 0/5 (retail)
DirectShow: 0/6 (retail)

Display Devices
Card name: NVIDIA GeForce 9600 GT
Manufacturer: NVIDIA
Chip type: GeForce 9600 GT
DAC type: Integrated RAMDAC
Device Key: Enum\PCI\VEN_10DE&DEV_0622&SUBSYS_238B1682&REV_A1
Display Memory: 512.0 MB
Current Mode: 1600 x 900 (32 bit) (60Hz)
Monitor: HP 2009 Series Wide LCD Monitor
Monitor Max Res: 1600,900
Driver Name: nv4_disp.dll
Driver Version: 6.14.0012.5896 (English)
DDI Version: 9 (or higher)
Driver Attributes: Final Retail
Driver Date/Size: 7/9/2010 22:38:00, 6343040 bytes
WHQL Logo'd: n/a
WHQL Date Stamp: n/a
VDD: n/a
Mini VDD: nv4_mini.sys
Mini VDD Date: 7/9/2010 22:38:00, 10604128 bytes
Device Identifier: {D7B71E3E-4562-11CF-3A62-870300C2CB35}
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Device ID: 0x0622
SubSys ID: 0x238B1682
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In any CD/DVD RW drive, there are 2 'lasers'. One is for reading, the other for writing.
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A:Computer stopped working, need help figuring out what happened and what to replace

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Is your 1 GB of RAM in one module or two... if two, remove one to test, then change, and remove the other module and test.
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Look at this link:

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Any progress with this? Virus or malware infection?
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Time to trade it in.
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hunnybunn5 said:

The day before this happened we had an additional cable box added to our house and the cable guy said he "rewired" our cable. I don't think he went in the room where the router is. Don't know if what he did could have had any affect on our current problem,Click to expand...

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All routers have a useful product life. Components in the burn out or "wear out" in three to five years... six if you are very lucky... I don't know of any which have a warranty longer than three years, and most are only a year.
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I'm sorry if this is considered a double post, and sorry for making the first post so awful I know a lot of people seem to hate that.
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