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BSOD Every 2-7 days, varying errors.

  1. #1

    Posts : 2
    Windows 8 Pro

    BSOD Every 2-7 days, varying errors.

    SevenForums BSoD Tool dump attached.

    Windows 8 Pro PC, looks like it's having SSD / Driver issues.

    SSD is a Sandisk Extreme 120GB, latest firmware, using default windows drivers.

    What's been attempted so far:

    1. Power management of SSD turned off.
    2. SSD checked to be on latest firmware.
    3. DISM Healthcheck and SFC check. - No issues.
    4. MemTest (HP's and Microsoft's own, since it's a UEFI booting machine) - No issues.

    5. Windows Updates all installed last night, no idea whether that's helping or not yet.

    Errors have varied between:
    and a couple of others.

    Any ideas?
    Last edited by The Jambo; 06 Feb 2014 at 03:59.

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  2. #2

    Posts : 1,883


    Crash was in vmswitch.sys.

    Uninstall Kaspersky, Set Windows Firewall and Windows Defender to Automatic and start them too.

    Update or uninstall:

    GemCCID.sys Mon Aug 10 08:07:39 2009 (4A800D8B)

    Update from

    iaStorA iaStorA.sys Tue Sep 18 18:46:10 2012 (5058F9B2)
    igdkmd64 igdkmd64.sys Wed Dec 12 19:42:26 2012 (50C92472)

    If any issues persist, uninstall HP ProtectTools, reboot.

    If issues still persist, we will look at hardware.
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  3. #3

    Posts : 2
    Windows 8 Pro

    Many thanks!

    It seems the existing GemCCID driver was a beta version, so I'll update that first before proceeding further.

    No idea why it would start now though, given there's no major changes and the driver dates back to 2009.
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