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#1 tparks

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Posted 14 May 2008 - 10:46 PM

I am getting a blue screen with a physical memory dump on a regular basis.

The message says:

DRIVER_IRQL_NOT_LESS_OR_EQUAL

and further down, this code:

*** STOP: 0x000000D1 (0xDDDDDDDD, 0x00000002, 0x00000008, 0xDDDDDDDD)

My computer won't run a defrag, won't run a scan disk, won't run the antivirus, and won't run the online antivirus. I have deleted my spyware program, YIM, AOL messenger. I do have AVG antivirus on here.

Any ideas on what is wrong and what I can do to fix it???

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#2 dc3

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Posted 14 May 2008 - 10:51 PM

Hi Tparks, and welcome to BleepingComputers,

What is the capacity of your hard drive, and how much free space do you have?

There is an article on memory dump that you might wish to read, it can be found here.

Edited by dc3, 14 May 2008 - 10:54 PM.

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Posted 14 May 2008 - 10:56 PM

Here's some things you can try:

1. Check your devices in Device Manager (Start > Run > type "devmgmt.msc" (without the quotes) and press Enter). Look for any "!", "?" or "X" symbols.

2. Test your memory with Memtest86.

3. Reset your pagefile. Start > Run > type in "sysdm.cpl" (without the quotes) and press Enter.

Click on the Advanced tab
Click on the Performance Settings button
Click on the Advanced tab
Click on the Virtual Memory Change button
Write down all of the settings so that you can restore them later.
Click on each volume (drive) and then click "No paging file" for each one.
Then click on OK to exit the dialogs
Then reboot - it'll be gone then.

To restore it - go back in and re-enter the settings that you removed.
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Posted 15 May 2008 - 07:06 AM

Here's a link on some information on BSOD:
http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/top...tml#entry409491.

like what Dc3 said read that topic,http://forums.majorgeeks.com/showthread.php?t=35246
After you have followed the instructions please paste the results into your next post for us to have a look at.

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