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Driver Power State Failure Messages and constant crashing since upgrad

  1. #11

    Posts : 8
    Windows 8 Pro - formerly windows 7 pro

    I went to the device manager - no small yellow markers showed up - system still crashing - thanks for the suggestion, worth a try...Jack

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  2. #12

    Posts : 8
    Windows 8 Pro - formerly windows 7 pro

    I have been to the device manager on my system, gone thru every single driver, everything responds saying that it is up to date. Still crashing 4 or more times per day, sometimes twice in a few minutes time. Is there anything I can do other than paying to have windows 8 removed and reinstall Windows 7. This is my worst ever experience with a computer upgrade and I cannot believe that Microsoft could have released this and feel good about it.
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  3. #13

    Posts : 197
    Win 8 Enterprise RTM

    Please upgrade iastor anyway:
    Station-Drivers: le site de drivers, bios, firmwares avec un forum d'aide
    Rapid Storage Technology (RST)
    drivers + patch

    Please also upgrade your ssd firmware, if you have one and you are comfortable with upgrading it.
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  4. #14

    Posts : 8
    Windows 8 Pro - formerly windows 7 pro

    Thanks for the suggestion - no solid state drive on my VAIO. I appreciate the thought.
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  5. #15

    Tropical Island Pair a Dice
    Posts : 3,030
    Windows 8.1 Pro x64/ Windows 7 Ult x64

    To find your curent version of the Intel RST driver:
    Open 'Device manager'
    Expand 'IDE ATA/ATAPI controllers'
    Look for 'Intel(R) 5 Series/3400...' or similar Intel listing
    Right click it and select 'Properties'
    Click 'Drivers' tab
    Look for 'Driver Version:'
    Post the version number here.

    If it is a lower version than, go to this link.
    Click on this Intel Link: Intel® Rapid Storage Technology
    Download the 'File name: iata_enu.exe Version:
    Download to a convenient place, that will be easy to find.

    To install the new driver:
    To install Intel(R) Rapid Storage Technology,
    double-click on the self-extracting and self-installing
    setup file and answer all prompts presented.
    Close all programs.
    Just double click the file, answer the prompts, re-boot when requested and it will install.

    When looking for driver problems in Device Manager, look for small '?'.
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