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#1 guitarz21

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Posted 07 July 2010 - 04:14 PM

Hey there,

A few days ago my computer would bluescreen crash with the problem: irql_not_less_or_equal. I tried to figure out the issue and found that it was my wireless driver/adapter. So i booted my computer in Safe Mode and removed the Intel® PRO Network Adapters and Drivers. I then used my recovery CD to re-install the wireless driver.

I am now able to turn on my computer and use it just fine as long as I keep my wireless turned off. Once I switch on the wireless, it immediately bluescreens.

I have a Toshiba Satellite M30 and am running Windows XP Home Edition 2002, Service Pack 3. I restored my factory defaults a few months back and it was working perfectly, prior to a few days ago.

If any of you have any suggestions, I would really appreciate it.

Thanks.

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Posted 07 July 2010 - 06:08 PM

Have you tried updating your wireless card drivers?

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Posted 07 July 2010 - 08:33 PM

A few days ago my computer would bluescreen crash with the problem: irql_not_less_or_equal

This behavior can occur if there is incompatible hardware or an incompatible (or buggy) device driver on your computer.


As suggested above, I would advise you to uninstall the current driver and try a different (newer) version.
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